GK Questions for Class 5 Students with Answers (Class 5 सामान्य ज्ञान के प्रश्न)

Explore below some interesting GK Quiz questions for class 5 students which will help them to prepare for various school level entrance tests and general quizzes. Improving general awareness not only makes kids genius but also enhances their academic performance.

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GK Questions for Class 5

Here is the list of more than 100 gk questions for class 5:

Question: What is Mahatma Gandhi called?

Ans. Father of Nation.

Question: Name one heavy metal?

Ans. Gold.

Question: 30th January is celebrated as?

Ans. Martyrs’ day

Question: Where is Gir National Park located?

Ans. Gujarat.

Question: Name one plant which grows in Desert?

Ans. Cactus.

Question: National fruit of India?

Ans. Mango.

Question: Which city is called Pearl City?

Ans. Hyderabad.

Question: Name one famous crop of Assam?

Ans. Tea.

Question: Name the brightest planet in the Solar system?

Ans. Venus

Question: How many players are there in the football team?

Ans. 11.

Question: In Which sea Ganga river falls?

Ans. Bay of Bengal.

Question: Where will the 2021 Olympic Games be held?

Ans. Tokyo.

Question: A Place where dead bodies are kept?

Ans. Mortuary

Question: Samsung is the company of which country?

Ans. South Korea.

Question: Emmanuel Macron is the President of which European Country?

Ans. France


Question: Which is the national bird of the United States of America?

Ans. Bald Eagle

Question: World’s longest migration done by any animal or bird in the world is?

Ans. Arctic Tern (Bird)


Question: River Nile flows through how many countries?

Ans. 10 countries

Question: Which two rivers combine at Devprayag to form the Ganges River?

Ans. Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers

Question: 1024 kilobytes is equal to _?

Ans. 1 Megabyte(MB)

Question: A figure with 6 sides is known as ________?

Ans. Hexagon

Question: At which temperature does water boil?

Ans. 100◦C

Question: Which is the first animal to land on the moon?

Ans. Laika, The dog

Question: What do AM and PM stand for?

Ans. AM stands for Ante Meridiem and PM stands for Post Meridiem

Question: Name the five layers of Earth’s atmosphere?

Ans. Exosphere, Thermosphere, Mesosphere, Stratosphere and Troposphere

Question: What is Ablutophobia?

Ans. It is the Fear of Bathing

Question: Which is the coldest planet in our solar system?

Ans. Neptune

Question: Name the largest temple in the World?

Ans. Angkor Wat

Question: What is the full form of MBBS?

Ans. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Question: What is the capital of Italy?

Ans. Rome

Question: What is the scientific name of Mango?

Mangifera Indica

Question: Which is the biggest planet in our solar system?

Ans. Jupiter

Question: Onion (Allium cepa) is a modified form of?

Ans. Stem

Question: Who invented the Airplane?

Ans. Wright Brothers

Question: Sound cannot travel through which?

Ans. Vacuum

Question: Name one heavy metal?

Ans. Gold

Question: Name the largest river in the world by volume?

Ans. Amazon

Question: Nokia is which type of company?

Ans. Telecommunications company.

Question: Which state government observed November 1st as No Tobacco Day in 2016?

Ans. Punjab

Question: How many Cricket world cups did India win?

Ans. Two

Question: What is the capital of Italy?

Ans. Rome

Question: What is the full form of MBBS?

Ans. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Question: What grows quicker—hair or toenails?

Ans. Hair

Question: When the Autistic Pride Day observed globally?

Ans. June 18

Question: Constitution of India was adopted by whom?

Ans. Constituent Assembly.

Question: Chauri Chaura is a town located in which country?

Ans. Its a town in Uttar Pradesh of India.

Question: ‘UN World Tourism Organization’ was founded on which date?

Ans. Founded in 1 November 1975.

Question: National Aeronautics and Space Administration is a space agency of which country?

Ans. United States of America.

Question: Indira Gandhi born in which year?

Ans. 1917.

Question: What is the full form of CBSE?

Ans. Central Board of Secondary Education.

Question: Name the folk dance of Assam?

Ans. Bihu

Question: Name the largest river in the world?

Ans. Amazon.

Question: Delhi is situated on the bank of which river?

Ans. Yamuna

Question: Victoria Memorial is located in which city?

Ans. Kolkata.

Question: Where does a lion live?

Ans. Den.

Question: Young one of a cow is called?

Ans. Calf.

Question: How many sides are there in Hexagon?

Ans. 6.

Question: The scientific study of an earthquake is called?

Ans. Seismology.


Question: Atacama Desert is in which continent?

Ans. South America

Question: When is World Heritage Day celebrated?

Ans. 18th April

Question: Who is Paulo Coelho?

Ans. Brazilian Novelist

Question: Name the acid in lemon?

Ans. Citric acid

Question: Statue of Liberty is in _.

Ans. New York City

Question: What is the full form of  HTTP?

Ans. Hypertext Transfer Protocol

Question: Which is the largest freshwater lake in the world?

Ans. Lake Baikal

Question: When is UN day celebrated?

Ans. October 24

Question: What is the Diameter of Sun?

Ans. 14 Lakh Kms

Question: Oxygen liberated during photosynthesis is coming from?

Ans. Water

Question: What is the scientific name of Mango?

Ans. Mangifera Indica

Question: What is the Study of the Universe called?

Ans. Cosmology

Question: Which islands are part of India?

Ans. The Lakshadweep island, Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Question: What is the name of the elephant which serves as the mount of Lord Indra?

Ans. Airavata

Question: ‘The Race of My Life’ is the autobiography of which Indian Sprinter?

Ans. Milkha Singh.

Question: Social networking service company Facebook, Inc. was founded by whom?

Ans. Mark Zuckerberg with his friends in 2004.

Question: Udaipur is famous city in which state of India?

Ans. Rajasthan.

Question: Name the 4thplanet of our solar system?

Ans. Mars.

Question: Which animal can live without drinking water for many days?

Ans. Camel.

Question: How many UT’s are there in India?

Ans. 8.

Question: Name the president of the USA?

Ans. Joe Biden.

Question: PV Sindhu is associated with which sport?

Ans. Badminton

Question: Name the largest ocean in the world?

Ans. Pacific.

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

Ans. APJ Abdul Kalam and Arun Tiwari.

Question: Which is the smallest bone in the human body?

Ans. Stapes

Question: Where is Mount Vesuvius located?

Ans. Italy

Question: What do UPS stand for?

Ans. Uninterrupted Power Supply

Question: Name the two Oceans in which Australia is sandwiched between?

Ans. The Indian Ocean and The Pacific Ocean

Question: Name the border of India and Pakistan?

Ans. Radcliffe Line

Question: Which gas is known as “Laughing gas”?

Ans. Nitrous Oxide

Question: Who is the founder of Buddhism?

Ans. Siddhartha Gautama

Question: How many layers are there in Earth’s atmosphere?

Ans. 5

Question: Who is considered the father of the Indian Space Program?

Ans. Vikram Sarabhai

Question: Which structure of the eye is the most sensitive but contains no blood vessels?

Ans. Cornea

Question: Which is the largest plateau in the world?

Ans. Tibetan Plateau

Question: Name one plant which grows in the Desert?

Ans. Cactus

Question: Name the coldest planet in our solar system?

Ans. Neptune

Question: Name the Union Territories of India?

Ans. National Capital Territory of Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Chandigarh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Dadra Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Lakshadweep, and Puducherry

Question: ‘Har Ghar Pani-Har Ghar Safai’ mission was launched in which Indian state?

Ans. Punjab.

Question: Photo and Video sharing social networking service app ‘Instagram’ owned by which company?

Ans. Facebook.

Question: Where is the ‘Mount Abu’ in India?

Ans. Rajashthan State.

Question: Taj Mahal is also known as which name?

Ans. Crown Palace.

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