General knowledge quiz 969

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Vastrapur Lake is located in..........
A
Assam
B
Sikkim
C
Karnataka
D
Gujarat
Question 2
Which of these is a British possession on the European continental mainland?
A
Gallipoli
B
Singapore
C
Calais
D
Gibraltar
Question 2 Explanation: 
Gibraltar
Question 3
Over the course of 17 years from 1985 to 2002 what did actor Whoopi Goldberg complete, one of only twelve people to do so?
A
SOHO
B
EGOT
C
MA
D
CON
Question 3 Explanation: 
EGOT
Question 4
The paid-up capital of non-scheduled bank is less than..........
A
Rs. 10 lakh
B
Rs. 20 lakh
C
Rs. 15 lakh
D
Rs. 5 lakh
Question 4 Explanation: 
Banks not under in the second schedule of RBI Act, 1934 are called non-scheduled banks. Banks with a reserve capital of less than 5 lakh rupees qualify as non-scheduled banks. Unlike scheduled banks, they are not entitled to borrow from the RBI for normal banking purposes, except, in emergency or ''abnormal circumstances. Jammu & Kashmir Bank is an example of a non-scheduled commercial bank.
Question 5
Which of the following is owned by the RBI and is operated by CCIL on behalf of the RBI?
A
RTGS
B
SSS
C
NDS-OM
D
All of these
Question 5 Explanation: 
Negotiated Dealing System-Order Matching (NDS-OM) is owned by the RBI and is operated by CCIL on behalf of the RBI. NDS-OM is an electronic, screen based, anonymous, order driven trading system for dealing in Government securities which was introduced in 2005
Question 6
What two teams were the first to compete in the Major League World Series in the USA in 1903?
A
New York Yankees; Kansas City Royals
B
Cincinnati Reds; Cleveland Naps
C
McGraw's Giants; Philadelphia A's
D
Boston Americans (later the Boston Red Sox); Pittsburgh Pirates
Question 6 Explanation: 
Boston Americans (later the Boston Red Sox); Pittsburgh Pirates
Question 7
Which UK TV series based around the fictional Holby City Hospital, focuses on the staff and patients of the hospital's Accident and Emergency Department?
A
Dr Finlay's Casebook
B
Silent Witness
C
Casualty
D
General Hospital
Question 7 Explanation: 
Casualty
Question 8
The term which denotes that each side has made equal point at game point, in Tennis, is referred to as
A
baseline
B
deuce
C
fault
D
grand slam
Question 9
When was the only death linked to drug use following an event at an Olympic Games?
A
1904
B
1960
C
1968
D
1956
Question 9 Explanation: 
1960
Question 10
The Red River forms the border of Texas with what other area?
A
Oklahoma & Arkansas
B
Mexico
C
Florida
D
Louisiana
Question 10 Explanation: 
Oklahoma & Arkansas
Question 11
National Institute of Oceanography is located at
A
Panaji (Goa)
B
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)
C
Pune (Maharashtra)
D
Nagpur (Maharashtra)
Question 12
Who, in the 19th century, was commissioned by King Ludwig II of Bavaria to complete his "Ring Cycle"?
A
Ludwig van Beethoven
B
Richard Wagner
C
Wolfgang Mozart
D
Igor Stravinsky
Question 12 Explanation: 
Richard Wagner
Question 13
Which theory generally included under micro economics?
A
Robbins Theory
B
Price Theory
C
Marshall Theory
D
Smith Theory
Question 13 Explanation: 
Price Theory:Price theory Economic theory asserts that in a free market economy the market price reflects interaction between supply and demand:theprice is set so as to equate the quantity being supplied and that being demanded.
Question 14
In 1577, Francis Drake embarked on a voyage around the world with 5 ships. After 3 years, which was the only one to return to England?
A
The Endeavour
B
Santa Maria
C
The Golden Hind
D
The Discovery
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Golden Hind
Question 15
In the sentence "Wherever he went, he carried the scratching cat, his eyes red", what part of speech is "Wherever he went"?
A
Dependant clause
B
Phrase
C
Adjective
D
Preposition
Question 15 Explanation: 
Dependant clause
Question 16
In which state of the USA would you find Yosemite National Park?
A
Wyoming
B
California
C
Montana
D
Colorado
Question 16 Explanation: 
California
There are 16 questions to complete.

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