General Knowledge

General Knowledge

Subject
Countries Independence
Duration
40 minutes
Total Questions
20
Total Marks
100
Click the above button to start the test, quiz questions are with answers that you can see at the end of the quiz. Followings are some general knowledge and current affirs info
  • Capital of Moldova is Chisinau
  • Mauritania gained independence from France in 1960
  • Georgia became a US state in 1788
  • Inventor of hydrogen bomb Edward Teller, et al.
  • Capital of South Korea is Seoul
  • Montenegro gained independence (separated from union with Serbia) in 2006
  • Mongolia gained independence (officially) from China in 1921
  • Smallest Indian State is Sikkim
  • Kosovo gained independence (partially recognized) from Yugoslavia in 1992
  • Capital of United Kingdom is London
  • Kiribati gained independence from United Kingdom in 1979
  • Old name of Vietnam is Cochin China (south), Annam (central), Tonkin (north)
  • Currency of Philippines is Peso
  • Inventor of X ray is Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen
  • Currency of Georgia is Lari
  • The only US president from Federalist party was John Adams
  • Chile gained independence from Spain in 1819
  • Namibia (was a formal German colony) gained independence from South Africa in 1990
  • Capital of Cambodia is Phnom Penh
  • Inventor of light bulb( incandescent) is Thomas Alva Edison
  • Inventor of typewriter is Christopher Latham Sholes
  • Longest river of the South America is Amazon
  • US state North Carolina is known as Tar Heel State
  • Inventor of Viagra is Pfizer Inc.
  • World second largest state/province in any country is Western Australia
  • The least populous state in the USA Wyoming
  • Inventor of compound optical microscope is Hans & Zacharias Jansen
  • Old name of Turkey is Ottoman Empire
  • Capital city of US state Louisiana is Baton Rouge
  • Inventor of vulcanized rubber is Charles Goodyear
  • Currency of Eritrea is Nakfa
  • Capital of Lithuania is Vilnius
  • Currency of Comoros is Franc
  • South Carolina became a US state in 1788
  • Passage to the Pacific from the Atlantic was discovered by Magellan
  • Capital city of US state North Carolina is Raleigh
  • Operation Blue Star against Sikh religious leader Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale and his armed followers was launched in 1984
  • Inventor of barometer is Evangelista Torricelli
  • Nickname of US president Martin Van Buren was The Hero of New Orleans
  • Currency of Panama is balboa/ U.S. dollar