55 GK Quiz Questions Answers Latest 2018 – Learn General Knowledge Online


55 GK Quiz Questions Answers Latest 2018 – Learn General Knowledge Online


55 GK Quiz Questions Answers Latest 2018 - Learn General Knowledge Online


1) What is meant by FRAX?
Answer: Diagnostic tool used to evaluate the 10 year probability of bone fracture risk.


2) Who wrote the book “Old path white clouds: Walking in the footsteps of the Buddha”?
Answer: Thich Nhat Hanh.


3) Who is Elena Ferrante?
Answer: Pseudonym for an Italian Novelist.


4) Name the measurement of radiation.
Answer: Roentgen.


5) What do we mean by Capex?
Answer: Expense where the benefit continues over a long period rather than being exhausted in a short period.


6) What is meant by Galaxy Note 7?
Answer: Android phablet smartphone produced and marketed by Samsung Electronics.


7) Which is the largest wireless carrier in USA?
Answer: Verizon Communications Inc.


8) What is meant by Google Pixel?
Answer: Line of consumer electronic devices from Google that run Chrome OS or Android operating system.


9) What is meant by Japanese encephalitis?
Answer: Diseases caused by the mosquito borne Japanese encephalitis virus.


10) What is meant by Workday?
Answer: On demand financial management and human capital management software vendor.


11) Who got Nobel prize for literature in 2016?
Answer: Bob Dylan.


12) Who is the executive director of UNDP?
Answer: Erik Solheim.


13) Name the new secretary general of UNO.
Answer: Antonio Guterres.


14) Who is the world’s longest reigning monarch?
Answer: Bhumibol Adulyadej.


15) What is meant by Geographical Information System?
Answer: System designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage and present spatial or geographical data.


16) Which day is observed as  International Student’s Day?
Answer: October 15.


17) What is meant by nano flake?
Answer: An uneven piece of material with one dimension.


18) Where was the eighth BRICS summit held.
Answer: Bernaulim.


19) Name the currency of China Yuan.
Answer: Renminbi.


20) What is meant by point of care testing?
Answer: Medical diagnostic testing at or near the point of care-that is at the time and place of patient care.


21) Where is New Development Bank of BRICS headquartered?
Answer: Shanghai.


22) Which is the world’s largest container shipping company?
Answer: Maersk Line.


23) What is meant by BBIN.
Answer: (Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal) Sub regional architecture of countries in South Asia.


24) Who is the first song writer to win Nobel prize for literature?
Answer: Bob Dylan.


25) What do we mean by Shenzhou?
Answer: Spacecraft developed and operated by China to support its manned space flight program.


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26) What is meant by NASDAQ?
Answer: American stock exchange.


27) What is meant by Huntington’s disease?
Answer: Inherited disorder that results in the death of brain cells.


28) What is meant by geotagging?
Answer: Process of adding geographical identification metadata to various media such as a geotagged photograph, video, websites, SMS messages and QR codes.


29) Name three payment gateways operating from India.
Answer: RuPay, Visa and MasterCard.


30) What is meant by Compound Annual Growth Rate?
Answer: Business and investing specific term for the geometric progression ratio that provides a constant rate of return over the time period.


31) What is Hulu?
Answer: American subscription video on demand service owned by Hulu LLC, a joint venture with the Walt Disney Company, 21st Century, Comcast and Time Warner.


32) What is meant by NAFTA(North American Free Trade Agreement)?
Answer: Agreement signed by Canada, Mexico and the United States creating a trilateral trade bloc in North America.


33) Which US State is called as the “Sunshine state”?
Answer: Florida.


34) Barbara Williams was in the news recently. Who is she?
Answer: American actress.


35) Who is Carlos Alberto?
Answer: Brazilian footballer.


36) Which virus causes bird flu?
Answer: H5N8.


37) What is meant by H5N1?
Answer: Sub type of the influenza A virus which can cause illness in humans and many other animal species.


38) Where is Belfort situated?
Answer: France.


39) Where is the oldest library in the world located?
Answer: Morocco.


40) Tim Cook was in the news recently. Who is he?
Answer: Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc.


41) What is meant by Man Booker prize?
Answer: Literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the UK.


42) Name the Man Booker Prize winner of 2016.
Answer: Paul Beatty.


43) Which country has the highest share of women parliamentarians in the world?
Answer: Rwanda.


44) Steve McCurry was in the news recently. Who is he?
Answer: American photographer who has worked in photojournalism and editorial.


45) Who is John Key?
Answer: New  Zealand Prime Minister.


46) Who bagged Sakharov Human Rights Prize in 2016?
Answer: Nadia Murad  and Lamia Haji Bashar.


47) Who is the current President of  Asian Development Bank?
Answer: Take Hiko Nakao.


48) Which is the world’s cheapest car?
Answer: Tata Nano.


49) What is meant by disaster recovery?
Answer: Set of policies and procedures to enable the recovery or continuation of vital technology infrastructure.


50) Who won the Saul Bellow award in 2016?
Answer: Toni Morrison.


51) What do we refer by Triumph Bonneville?
Answer: Standard motor cycle featuring a parallel twin four  stroke engine and manufactured in three generations over three separate production runs.


52) Which is the world’s first vaccine to fight against tape worm in pigs?
Answer: CYSWAX.


53) What is meant by Cysticercosis?
Answer: Tissue infection caused by the young form of the pork tapeworm.


54) Who is the current Director General of World Trade Organization?
Answer: Roberto Azevedo.


55) What is meant by Trans Pacific partnership?
Answer: Trade agreement among twelve of the Pacific RIM countries.


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