General knowledge quiz 943

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who was Vice President to Bill Clinton's presidency, which was from 1993 to 2001?
A
Ross Perot
B
John Kerry
C
Al Gore
D
George H W Bush
Question 1 Explanation: 
Al Gore
Question 2
Congo currency is..........
A
Dinar
B
Euro
C
CFA Franc
D
Dollar
Question 2 Explanation: 
CFA Franc:Congo-Brazzaville(Capital) and CFA Franc(Currency)
Question 3
Leon de Lunden killed 21 of what to win his gold medal at the 1900 Olympic Games?
A
Partridges
B
Pigeons
C
Rabbits
D
Gophers
Question 3 Explanation: 
Pigeons
Question 4
Sarita Devi is associated with which country?
A
Tennis
B
Wrestling
C
Boxing
D
Shooting
Question 4 Explanation: 
Boxing:Laishram Sarita Devi is an Indian boxer from Manipur. She is a national champion and a former world champion in the lightweight class
Question 5
Which of the following is like a bank wherein the deposits are securities in electronic form?
A
Secondary Market
B
Depository
C
Primary Market
D
Trading
Question 5 Explanation: 
Depository:A depository is like a bank wherein the deposits are securities (viz. shares, debentures, bonds, government securities, units etc.) in electronic form. At present there are two depositories in India, National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) and Central Depository Services (CDS).
Question 6
What multi-venue rock music concert, held on 13 July 1985, was organized by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure to raise funds for famine relief in Ethiopia?
A
Live 8
B
Oxjam
C
Rainbow Concert
D
Live Aid
Question 6 Explanation: 
Live Aid
Question 7
What name is given to the police force in the Republic of Ireland?
A
Diet
B
Semolina
C
STASI
D
Garda
Question 7 Explanation: 
Garda
Question 8
Which of these is a line of mobile e-mail and smartphone devices developed by a Canadian company?
A
Raspberry Pi
B
Roddenberry
C
Burberry
D
BlackBerry
Question 8 Explanation: 
BlackBerry
Question 9
Who knighted Humphry Davy, chemist & inventor?
A
George III
B
Charles II
C
George V
D
Victoria
Question 9 Explanation: 
George III
Question 10
Where is Kandla port located?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Kerala
C
Karnataka
D
Gujarat
Question 10 Explanation: 
Gujarat
Question 11
In chess, what term is given to the situation where a king is under direct attack and cannot avoid being captured?
A
Bingo
B
Stalemate
C
Checkmate
D
Eureka
Question 11 Explanation: 
Checkmate
Question 12
The Pandoh Dam is located in..........state of India
A
Punjab
B
Rajasthan
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
Mizoram
Question 12 Explanation: 
Himachal Pradesh:The Pandoh Dam is an embankment dam on the Beas River in Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh, India.
Question 13
What is a hoatzin?
A
A large pheasant-like bird, native to South America
B
A Brazilian dance
C
A saying of Confucius
D
A small dumpling special to Vietnamese cuisine
Question 13 Explanation: 
A large pheasant-like bird, native to South America
Question 14
What bid, in some card games, means that to win the player must lose every trick?
A
Misere
B
Bezique
C
Nap
D
Anti-slam
Question 14 Explanation: 
Misere
Question 15
After 2007, which boat class was not run as a World Rowing Championship event?
A
Furred cockerels
B
Coxed fours
C
Year 9
D
Dinghies
Question 15 Explanation: 
Coxed fours
Question 16
2019 Women's boxing tournament to be held in..........
A
UK
B
Italy
C
Turkey
D
USA
Question 16 Explanation: 
Turkey:Women's boxing tournament in 2019 to be held in Trabzon, Turkey.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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