General knowledge quiz 953

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What term is used to describe an influential and wealthy person?
A
Obese pig
B
Tubby puppy
C
Fat cat
D
Overweight horse
Question 1 Explanation: 
Fat cat
Question 2
What is changed at Buckingham Palace regularly, that is a tourist attraction?
A
Minds
B
Nappies
C
The guard
D
Sheets
Question 2 Explanation: 
The guard
Question 3
After the ending of the Civil War in the USA in 1865, slavery was abolished in the south and many of the freed slaves were given voting rights; what is another result?
A
Confederate veterans were temporarily deprived of voting rights
B
Flying the Confederate flag was made an offence
C
A member of the newly formed Ku Klux Klan assassinated President Abraham Lincoln
D
Amendment XIII to the Constitution abolishing slavery and involuntary servitude
Question 3 Explanation: 
Confederate veterans were temporarily deprived of voting rights
Question 4
..........is the macroeconomic policy laid down by the central bank.
A
Monetary Policy
B
Fiscal Policy
C
Credit Score
D
Credit Bureaus
Question 4 Explanation: 
Monetary Policy is the macroeconomic policy laid down by the central bank.
Question 5
In LRN, ''R'' stands for..........
A
Remittance
B
Reserve
C
Rupee
D
Registration
Question 5 Explanation: 
LRN-Loan Registration Number
Question 6
The Safari Rally, a round of the World Rally Championship from 1973 to 2002 held in Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika, was first run as a commemorative event, in what year?
A
1963
B
1945
C
1953
D
1969
Question 6 Explanation: 
1953
Question 7
The first rice straw power plant has been set up at
A
Kolkata
B
Jalkheri, Punjab
C
Trombay, Maharashtra
D
None of the above
Question 8
On Christmas Day 1914 during World War I, there was an unofficial truce between British and German troops at various places along the lines. In sub-zero temperatures in no-man's land near Armentieres, France, the soldiers played what game?
A
Baseball
B
Football
C
Cricket
D
Lacrosse
Question 8 Explanation: 
Football
Question 9
How is a door that is slightly open described?
A
Aplate
B
Aglass
C
Ajar
D
About
Question 9 Explanation: 
Ajar
Question 10
What is the term for a bank without any branch network that offers its services remotely?
A
Internet only Banks
B
Direct Bank
C
Lending Institution
D
Indirect Bank
Question 10 Explanation: 
A direct bank is a bank without any branch network that offers its services remotely via online banking and telephone banking and may also provide access via ATMs (often through interbank network alliances), mail and mobile. By eliminating the costs associated with bank branches, direct banks can make significant savings which they may pass on to clients via higher interest rates or lower service charges.
Question 11
Playing a scenario close to the rise and assassination of real-life 1930s Louisiana Governor, Huey Long, the film won three Oscars (Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Picture) and was nominated for four more. Which was it?
A
State of the Union
B
All the King's Men
C
Citizen Kane
D
The Farmer's Daughter
Question 11 Explanation: 
All the King's Men
Question 12
The cave hermitages around Namtso in mountainous Tibet are a celebrated pilgrim destination; what is Namtso?
A
Large salt water lake
B
Mountain peak
C
Monastery
D
Agricultural community
Question 12 Explanation: 
Large salt water lake
Question 13
What field of work is Alessandro Volta (1745-1827) best known for?
A
Study of rivers
B
Electricity
C
Sports science
D
Theory of evolution
Question 13 Explanation: 
Electricity
Question 14
Which of these is a mythical monster that possessed a deadly touch to plants and an evil eye that killed humans and animals?
A
Medusa
B
Harpy
C
Cockatrice
D
Grendl
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cockatrice
Question 15
Which of these elements can be used to power a nuclear reactor?
A
Lead
B
Mercury
C
Uranium
D
Barium
Question 15 Explanation: 
Uranium
Question 16
People who secretly indulge in anti-national or anti-government activities and help the enemy are called
A
Second column
B
Third column
C
Fourth column
D
Fifth column
There are 16 questions to complete.

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