General knowledge quiz 990

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Where is the world's most populous metropolitan area?
A
Shanghai
B
Tokyo
C
Singapore
D
Kuala Lumpur
Question 1 Explanation: 
Tokyo
Question 2
In the original version of the "Donkey Kong" computer game, the hero, Mario, attempted to rescue his girlfriend. What was her name?
A
Charmaine
B
Madeleine
C
Pauline
D
Kylie
Question 2 Explanation: 
Pauline
Question 3
What did the Snyder Act of 1924 in the US provide for?
A
Giving women the right to vote
B
Rejecting membership of the League of Nations
C
Indigenous peoples of the US to be declared citizens
D
Protection of tailors from overseas competition
Question 3 Explanation: 
Indigenous peoples of the US to be declared citizens
Question 4
What is a word game played using a grid of lettered dice, in which players attempt to find words in sequences of adjacent letters?
A
Boggle
B
Toggle
C
Goggle
D
Woggle
Question 4 Explanation: 
Boggle
Question 5
"Bonanza" is the Spanish word for what?
A
Fine weather
B
Cattle ranch
C
Lottery
D
Chest of gold coins
Question 5 Explanation: 
Fine weather
Question 6
A long running UK TV series, the longest to date, is what "... Street"?
A
Emmerdale
B
Coronation
C
Eastend
D
Heartbeat
Question 6 Explanation: 
Coronation
Question 7
In the musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, who has a technicolour dreamcoat?
A
Jacob
B
Joseph
C
Jemima
D
Jennifer
Question 7 Explanation: 
Joseph
Question 8
The names Corbett and Brambell are most associated with which well-known UK TV series?
A
All Creatures Great and Small
B
Steptoe and Son
C
Dr Who
D
Are You Being Served?
Question 8 Explanation: 
Steptoe and Son
Question 9
What does the Chytrid fungus particularly affect?
A
Chronically damp toes
B
Potatoes
C
Wild cats
D
Amphibians
Question 9 Explanation: 
Amphibians
Question 10
Modern football is said to have evolved from
A
England
B
India
C
France
D
Spain
Question 11
A Hellenist is an expert on subjects pertaining to what?
A
The Phoenician navy
B
Episodes of "Prime Suspect"
C
Greece
D
Canines
Question 11 Explanation: 
Greece
Question 12
In 1821 Venezuelan Simon Bolivar became the first President, and, except for a brief retirement, remained so until his death in 1839, of which country?
A
Colombia
B
Bolivia
C
Venezuela
D
Peru
Question 12 Explanation: 
Colombia
Question 13
How many types of PSLCs can be issued by the Banks?
A
Four
B
Five
C
Six
D
Eight
Question 13 Explanation: 
Banks can issue four types of PSLCs including three subsector PSLCs-agriculture, small and marginal farmers, micro enterprises and one PSLC for general.
Question 14
NBFC should be a company registered under..........of the companies Act, 1956.
A
Section 5
B
Section 4
C
Section 3
D
Section 2
Question 14 Explanation: 
NBFC should be a company registered under Section 3 of the companies Act, 1956
Question 15
The Arjuna Awards were instituted in the year
A
1965
B
1961
C
1963
D
1957
Question 16
What was the occupation of Anna Politkovskaya, who was found dead in the elevator of her apartment in central Moscow on 7 October 2006, shot twice in the chest, once in the shoulder, and once in the head at point blank range?
A
Journalist
B
Nuclear physicist
C
Politician
D
Arms dealer
Question 16 Explanation: 
Journalist
There are 16 questions to complete.

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