General knowledge quiz 963

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
NTPC has installed India's largest floating Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Plant in
A
Karnataka
B
Maharashtra
C
Kerala
D
TamilNadu
Question 1 Explanation: 
Kerala
Question 2
Where is the Strait of Belle Isle?
A
Between Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia
B
Between mainland Labrador and the island of Newfoundland
C
Between mainland France and the island of Jersey
D
Between Sardinia and Corsica
Question 2 Explanation: 
Between mainland Labrador and the island of Newfoundland
Question 3
Indian and Russia have agreed to soon conduct the first ever Tri-services exercise which will be called:
A
MEGHDOOT-2017
B
INDRA-2017
C
SURYAKIRAN-2017
D
GARUDA-2017
Question 3 Explanation: 
During PM Narendra Modi's visit to Russia, India and Russia have agreed to work towards a higher level of military-to-military cooperation by holding regular joint land and sea military exercises. This year, both the countries will conduct the first ever Tri-services exercise INDRA-2017.
Question 4
Export-Import Bank of India (EXIM Bank) has provided which portal to facilitate services for MSMEs?
A
Exim Mate
B
Exim Shakti
C
Exim Sahayata
D
Exim Mitra
Question 4 Explanation: 
To encourage small enterprises to export, the Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) plans to start a portal 'Exim Mitra'. It aims to facilitate 20-25 services, including registration for undertaking exports, information on the closest bank branch that will provide export credit, and indicative freight cost.
Question 5
Which of these 1955 films is a bedroom farce set in Sweden in the early 1900s, directed by Ingmar Bergman?
A
The Rules Of The Game
B
Smiles Of A Summer Night
C
A Lesson In Love
D
Dreams
Question 5 Explanation: 
Smiles Of A Summer Night
Question 6
At the 1963 Oscars, Best Picture winner Tom Jones became the only film in history to do which of these?
A
Have 3 nominations for Best Supporting Actress
B
Won all of Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Actress
C
Won Best Actor and Best Actress
D
Be nominated for over 20 awards and win none
Question 6 Explanation: 
Have 3 nominations for Best Supporting Actress
Question 7
Which of these is not a book by Jane Austen?
A
Emma
B
Gosford Park
C
Northanger Abbey
D
Persuasion
Question 7 Explanation: 
Gosford Park
Question 8
Recently GOI declared May 16th as
A
National Malaria Day
B
National Health Day
C
National Dengue Day
D
National Diabetes Day
Question 8 Explanation: 
s:The Government of India (GoI) has recently declared May 16 as National Dengue Day to mark the toll the deadly disease has been taking in terms of lives and to reaffirm nationwide efforts to tackle the scourge by using both education and medical intervention.
Question 9
To refer to a venture or investment as copper-bottomed means what?
A
It is sound, can be completely trusted
B
There may be hidden snags
C
Some of it may degrade long-term
D
It will withstand attack evenly
Question 9 Explanation: 
It is sound, can be completely trusted
Question 10
Which of these is sometimes labelled as "extra virgin"?
A
Olive oil
B
Midnight oil
C
Crude oil
D
Linseed oil
Question 10 Explanation: 
Olive oil
Question 11
Who is the author of the fiction books "Lace" (published in 1982), "Lace 2" (1985), "Savages" (1987), "Crimson" (1992), "Tiger Eyes" (1994), "Revenge of Mimi Quinn" (1998) and "The Amazing Umbrella Shop" (1990)?
A
Barbara Cartland
B
Shirley Conran
C
Georgette Heyer
D
J. K. Rowling
Question 11 Explanation: 
Shirley Conran
Question 12
Which is not one of the quarter days in Scotland, and (until the 18th century) northern England?
A
Lammas
B
Candlemas
C
Whitsunday
D
Michaelmas
Question 12 Explanation: 
Michaelmas
Question 13
Gianni Infantino is the President of?
A
AIBA (International Boxing Association)
B
FIFA (International Federation of Association Football)
C
ICC (International Cricket Council)
D
BCCI (Board Of Control For Cricket In India)
Question 13 Explanation: 
FIFA (International Federation of Association Football)
Question 14
What 1983 Scottish film, starring Peter Riegert, Denis Lawson, Peter Capaldi and Burt Lancaster, was directed by Bill Forsyth with music by Mark Knopfler?
A
Mrs. Brown
B
Whisky Galore!
C
Braveheart
D
Local Hero
Question 14 Explanation: 
Local Hero
Question 15
Which former General and President of South Vietnam resigned and left for Taiwan 9 days before South Vietnam unconditionally surrendered on 30 April, 1975, handing power to his Vice President?
A
Ho Chi Minh
B
Tran Van Huong
C
Nguyen Van Thieu
D
Nguyen Dinh Thuan
Question 15 Explanation: 
Nguyen Van Thieu
Question 16
Which of these is a fork-tongued lizard found in South Africa, South Asia and Australia?
A
Monitor
B
Tuatara
C
Cobra
D
Minotaur
Question 16 Explanation: 
Monitor
There are 16 questions to complete.

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