Basketball GK Quiz Questions with Answers

Your search for basketball GK questions ends here. We started listing all quiz questions related to Basketball sport here. We need co-ordination from your side as well. Let’s make this article more informative that can meet users’ queries. We are adding questions; meanwhile if you think some GK Quiz questions relating Basketball are important, do share with us through the comment box.  It will help us and millions of users searching for top basketball GK questions & answers.

Basketball GK Quiz Questions and Answers

Ques: When was FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 played?

Ans: It was played from 25th August to 10th September 2023.

Ques: Who was the champion of FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023?

Ans: Germany

Ques: Who was the runner-up of FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023?

Ans: Serbia

Ques: When was FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022 held?

Ans: 22nd September to 1st October 2022.

Ques: Who was the host country of FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022?

Ans: Australia

Ques: ‘Dunk Shot’ is related to which game?

Ans: Basketball

Ques: In Basket Ball how many players are there in each side?

Ans: 5

Ques: Name the most famous professional basketball team?

Ans: Harlem Globetrotters

Ques: What trophy is awarded to the winners of the National (Men’s) Championship?

Ans: Edward William Todd Memorial Cup

Ques: What trophy is awarded to the winners of the National (Women’s) Championship?

Ans: Basalat Jab Trophy

Ques: What are the measurement of the Basketball Court?

Ans: 94 by 50 feet

Ques: How many points are awarded for a basket?

Ans: Two

Ques: How high from the ground is the ring of the Basket?

Ans: 10 feet

Ques: What is maximum attendance ever for a Basketball game?

Ans: 75000 at the Olympic Stadium

Ques: In Women’s Basketball Which countries have won the Gold?

Ans: U.S.S.R and U.S.A

Ques: Who is the tallest player to have played International Basketball?

Ans: Suleiman Ali Nashnush(Libya), 8 feet

Ques: Besides the U.S.A. which other countries have won the Olympics gold in Men’s Basketball?

Ans: U.S.S.R. and Yugoslavia

Ques: Who has Played the most Games in his lifetime?

Ans: Karim Abdul Jabbar(U.S.A.)

Ques: When was Women’s Basketball included in the Asian Games? Who Won?

Ans: 1974, Japan

Ques: Which country Won the Men’s title in four Successive Asiads?

Ans: Philippines (1951 to 1962)

Ques: Who is the tallest International Women Basketball Player?
Luliana Semenova (U.S.S.R) 7ft 2 inch

Also check: World’s richest NBA players

Ques: Who has scored the most field goals?

Ans: Karim Abdul Jabbar (formerly Lew Alcindor)

Ques: What is the record of the highest score in an International match?

Ans: 251-33, Iraq beat yemen in New Delhi

Ques: Which country has won most Olympic title (Men) and how many?
U.S.A, 9

Ques: When did India achieve its first success in International Basketball?

Ans: 1962 (Lahore), Quadrangular League Tournament

Ques: When was the Junior National Championship Started?

Ans: 1965

Ques: Since when have the Nationals become an annual affair?

Ans: 1951

Ques: When and where were the Nationals first held?

Ans: 1934, Delhi

Ques: When was FIBA (International Amateur Basketball Federation) Formed?

Ans: 1932

Ques: When was Basketball included in the Olympics and Who Won?

Ans: 1936, U.S.A

Check: World GK questions

Ques: When was Women’s Basketball included as an Olympic event and who won?

Ans: 1976,U.S.S.R

Ques: When was the Men’s World Championship first held and who won?

Ans: 1950, Argentina

Ques: When was the Women’s World Championship first held and who won?

Ans: 1953,U.S.A

Ques: Who invented the game of Basketball?

Ans: Dr. James Naismith

Ques: When and where was it first played?

Ans: 1891, Massachusetts, U.S.A

Categories GK

2 thoughts on “Basketball GK Quiz Questions with Answers”

Leave a Comment