Class 7 GK Quiz Questions and Answers

General knowledge plays a crucial role in order to improve problem-solving skills of students and help them to become innovative. Therefore, parents are advised to encourage their child to focus on general awareness section and participate in various general quizzes.

In this article, we are focusing on GK Quiz questions for class 7 which is highly beneficial for child who are 12 years old.

GK Questions for Class 7

Question: Who discovered Protons?

Ans. Rutherford

Question: Who discovered electricity?

Ans: The credit goes to Benjamin Franklin.


Question: Which is the ‘class’ of Octopus?

Ans. Cephalopod


Question: Who is the author of ‘Origin of Species’?

Ans. Charles Darwin


Question: Name the smallest Ocean?

Ans. Arctic Ocean


Question: What is Light year?

Ans. It is the unit of distance


Question: Cataract is the disease of _?

Ans. Eye


Question: Who is the author of ‘Wings of Fire’?

Ans. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam


Question: What is the common name of Sodium Carbonate?

Ans. Washing Soda


Question: Which is the first Asian country to orbit Mars?

Ans. India


Question: The terms’ Bull and Bear’ is associated with __________?

Ans. Stock Market


Question: Which are the colors of the rings of the Olympic flag?

Ans. Black, Red, Blue, Green, and Yellow


Question: Which river crosses the equator twice?

Ans. Congo River


Question: What is the Smallest Ocean?

Ans. Arctic Ocean


Question: Who is the new chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)?

Ans. Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi


Question: Which state government of India has launched the PEHAL programme for raising education standards?

Ans. Himachal Pradesh


Question: Who has the authority to issue currency in India?

Ans. Reserve Bank of India (RBI)


Question: Which country has won the 18th Men’s Asian Junior Team Squash championship 2017?

Ans. India


Question: What is the name of India’s longest Highway having a length of 4,112 km?

Ans. NH44


Question: What is the capital city of Australia?

Ans. Canberra


Question: What is the capital city of France?

Ans. Paris


Question: The grasslands of North America are known as?

Ans. Prairies


Question: What are animals, which eat both plants and animals, called?

Ans. Omnivores


Question: What type of energy eventually depletes?

Ans. Non-renewable energy


Question: What disease is caused by vitamin B deficiency?

Ans. Beriberi


Question: What is the main source of energy made through photosynthesis for plants?

Ans. Glucose


Question: What does the 26 atomic number denote?

Ans. Iron (Fe)


Question: What is the name of India’s longest Highway having a length of 4,112 km?

Ans. 4


Question: What should be subtracted from 19700 so that it becomes a perfect cube root?

Ans. 17


Question: Is a triangle a two-dimensional or three-dimensional shape?

Ans. A two-dimensional shape


Question: What are the types of polygons?

Ans. Regular Polygon, Irregular Polygon, Convex Polygon, and Concave polygon


Question: French Grand Prix’ is a type of which sports?

Ans. Auto Race.


Question: “Time 100” is an annual listicle of whom?

Ans. 100 most influential people in the world.


Question: Indian Premier League (IPL) matches were started from which year?

Ans. 2008.


Question: Who is the author of ‘India and Pakistan in War and Peace’?

Ans. J. N. Dixit.


Question: Vienna is the capital of which country?

Ans. Austria.


Question: What is the total area covered by ‘Thar Desert’?

Ans. 200,000 square km.


Question: Which line divides India and Pakistan into two countries?

Ans. The Radcliffe line.


Question: ‘Lakhwar electricity project’ located at where?

Ans. Dehradun, Uttarakhand


Question: Yahoo Search Engine was developed by whom?

Ans. Jerry Yang and David Filo.


Question: ‘Salute to Caregivers Ek Naya Nazariya’ for cancer survivors campaign launched by which company in India?

Ans. Bharti AXA General Insurance.


Question: Which river is called as the Sorrow of Bengal in India?

Ans. Damodar.


Question: Where is the ‘Manas Wildlife Sanctuary National Park’ in India?

Ans. In Assam.


Question: Laws of Motion was introduced by whom?

Ans. Sir Isaac Newton.


Question: Where is the headquarter of NOKIA?

Ans. Espoo, Finland.


Question: Who has the authority to declare a “Global Emergency”?

Ans. World Health Organisation (WHO)


Question: Which epic is supposed to have happened before – Mahabharata or Ramayana?

Ans. Ramayana


Question: Mohenjo-Daro Site of Indus Valley Civilization was associated with which river?

Ans. Indus


Question: If the population of any species has declined by 80 to more than 90 % and has less than 50 individual populations, then it is considered as?

Ans. Critically Endangered


Question: The Securities And Exchange Board of India ( SEBI ) is situated at?

Ans. Mumbai, Maharashtra


Question: Which is the mineral found in teeth and limestones?

Ans. Calcium


Question: Which is the largest lake in Japan?

Ans. Biwa


Question: What does ‘Xylem’ in plants do?

Ans. Transport water


Question: What kind of mosquito carries malaria?

Ans. Anopheles Mosquitoes


Question: Which is the sacred book of Buddhists?

Ans. Tripitakas


Question: Who is the father of Economics?

Ans. Adam Smith


Question: Which country is the largest producer of Coffee?

Ans. Brazil


Question: Who invented ‘Lift’?

Ans. Elisha Graves Otis


Question: Who has the authority to declare a “Global Emergency”?

Ans. World Health Organisation (WHO)


Question: In which year World War II (WW2) started?

Ans. 1939


Question: Char Minar is located in which city?

Ans. Hyderabad


Question: Yeast is a type of what?

Ans. Fungus


Question: What is a healthy blood pressure limit?

Ans. 120/80 mmHg


Question: What is the main cause of Goitre?

Ans. Iron Deficiency


Question: How many sides does a Hendecagon have?

Ans. 11


Question: ‘Lambda’ is a new variant of which Pandemic?

Ans. Coronavirus.


Question: Where is the ‘Tawang District’ in India?

Ans. In Arunachal Pradesh.


Question: On the Earth, north of the equator is known as what?

Ans. Northern Hemisphere.


Question: Delhi is on the banks of which river in India?

Ans. Yamuna.


Question: Name the India’s first woman Prime Minister?

Ans. Indira Gandhi.


Question: What are the names of four Vedas?

Ans. Rigveda, Yajurveda, Samveda and Atharvaveda


Question: The square root of 1296 is?

Ans. 36


Question: Which District of India is having the maximum area and is in which state?

Ans. Kachchh, Gujarat


Question: Which Vitamin helps to heal the wound?

Ans. Vitamin C


Question: What is the weight of a cricket ball?

Ans. 5.75 ounces


Question: What does Big Bang Theory explain?

Ans. Origin of Universe


Question: Which day is celebrated as World Consumer Rights Day?

Ans. March 15


Question: What is the SI unit of Force?

Ans. Newton


Question: What is Phycology?

Ans. Study of Algae


Question: Where are the HeadQuarters of UNESCO?

Ans. Paris, France


Question: Which is the device used to locate submerged objects under sea?



Question: Name the Currency used in Singapore?

Ans. Singapore Dollar


Question: How deep is the ocean in Antarctica?

Ans. 7,236 m (23,740 ft)


Question: Who was the first Indian woman who wins the Nobel Prize?

Ans. Mother Teresa


Question: Which is the strongest sense in a dog?

Ans. Smell


Question: Cataract is the disease of What?

Ans. Eye


Question: What is the square root of 1296?

Ans. 36


Question: The polygons whose all the sides are equal are called?

Ans. Equilateral Polygons


Question: The Smallest Planet of our solar system is?

Ans. Mercury.


Question: Microsoft has launched its new India Development Center (IDC) facility in which city of India?

Ans. Noida.


Question: Majuli District is situated in which state of India?

Ans. Assam.


Question: Into our solar system which is a dwarf planet (previously known as Planet)?

Ans. Pluto.


Question: What is the total height of Mount Everest?

Ans. 8,848 meter.


Question: Sports day is celebrated on?

Ans. August 29


Question: Where is Ranthambore National Park situated?

Ans. Rajasthan


Question: What is the capital of Argentina from where the famous football player Lionel Messi belongs?

Ans. Buenos Aires


Question: Who was at the helm of the Philadelphia Phillies in the 2011 season?

Ans. Charlie Manuel

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