General Knowledge Quiz questions and answers

General Knowledge Quiz questions and answers

Subject
General Knowledge
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
  • End of Indira Emergency, first non Congress government elected at the centre in 1977
  • The nickname of Hawaii is Aloha State
  • Jamaica gained independence from Britain in 1962
  • Inventor of electric iron is Henry W. Seely
  • Sir Syed Ahmad Khan died in 1898
  • Currency of Ireland Euro (old = Irish pound /punt)
  • Capital of Tajikistan is Dushanbe
  • Afghanistan Afghan Independence Day year is 1919
  • Inventor of neon lighting is Georges Claude
  • Pakistan gained independence from Britain in 1947
  • Capital of Armenia is Yerevan
  • Assam became state in 1950
  • Currency of Sri Lanka is Sri Lanka rupee
  • Milkyway is Our Galaxy
  • World's second largest (by volume) river of the world is Congo
  • Currency of Chile is Chilean Peso
  • Alabama became a US state in 1819
  • Capital of Delhi is Delhi
  • Vietnam gained independence from France in (declared) 1945 (France left 1954)
  • Inventor of compact disc (CD) is Philips Electronics, Sony Corp.
  • Currency of Hungary is Forint
  • Old name of Ghana is Gold Coast
  • Sri Lanka father of nation is Don Stephen Senanayake
  • Benazir Bhutto was assassinated in Liaquat Bagh Rawalpindi on 27 December, 2007
  • US president Abraham Lincoln is known as The Great Emancipator
  • Currency of Gambia is Dalasi
  • Capital of Jamaica is Kingston
  • Mississippi became a US state in 1817
  • US president Andrew Jackson is known as Old Hickory, The Hero of New Orleans
  • One Vision, One Identity, One Community is the motto of Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  • Currency of Singapore is Singapore dollar
  • Bowler with best bowing figure in a test innings(53/10) is Jim Laker (England)
  • Inventor of helicopter is Igor Sikorsky
  • Capital of Iraq is Baghdad
  • Capital of Finland is Helsinki
  • The nickname of Iowa is Hawkeye State
  • Cameroon gained independence from France in 1960
  • Inventor of fueled liquid rocket engine is Robert H. Goddard
  • Currency of Venezuela is Bolivar
  • 2nd cricket world cup won by West Indies