50+ New Questions on world GK quiz
Question – 1: Which is the capital of Iceland?
Answer: B (Reykjavik)
Question – 2: What is the national game of Bangladesh?
Answer: C (Kabaddi)
Question – 3: In which year the First World War begun?
Answer: C (1914)
Question – 4: Every year World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day is celebrated on
a. 8th May
b. 18th May
c. 8th June
d. 18th June
Answer: A (8th May)
Question – 5: In which year the second world war begun?
Answer: B (1939)
Question – 6: Which one of the following is the tallest building in the world?
a. Sanghai Tower
b. Eiffel Tower
c. Petronas Twin Tower
d. Burj Khalifa
Answer: D (Burj Khalifa)
Question – 7: Which of the following country/ region has the highest population density in the world?
c. Hong Kong
Answer: B (Macau)
Question – 8: Which is the largest continent in the world both population and area-wise?
a. North America
Answer: D (Asia)
Question – 9: Which is the longest river in the world?
Answer: D (Nile)
Question – 10: Which is the largest library in the world?
a. Russian state library – Russia
b. British-Indian library – India
c. Library of Congress – United States
d. Library and Archives – Canada
Answer: C (Library of Congress – United States)
Question – 11: Which city has the highest population in the world?
a. London – United Kingdom
b. New York – United States
c. Mumbai – India
d. Tokyo – Japan
Answer: D (Tokyo – Japan)
Question – 12: Which planet has maximum moons or natural satellites?
Answer: C (Jupiter)
Question – 13: Which planet is also known by the name of red planet?
Answer: D (Mars)
Question – 14: Which place in the world has highest average rainfall?
a. Mawsynram, India
b. Cherrapunzi, India
c. Lopez de Micay, Colombia
d. Lloro, Colombia
Answer: A (Mawsynram, India)
Question – 15: Which one of the following is the smallest bird in the world?
a. The Goldcrest
b. The Bee hummingbird
c. The Pardalote
d. The Weebill
Answer: B (The Bee hummingbird)
Question – 16: Which one of the following is the largest bird in the world?
b. South Cassowary
c. North Cassowary
Answer: A (Ostrich)
Question – 17: Which is the smallest continent in the world?
c. South America
d. North America
Answer: B (Australia)
Question – 18: Which is the farthest planet from the sun in our solar system?
Answer: C (Neptune)
Question – 19: Which country hosted Olympics 2020?
Answer: B (Japan)
Question – 20: Which city will host Olympics 2024?
a. New York
Answer: D (Paris)
Question – 21: In which continent does Brazil lies in ?
b. South America
c. North America
Answer: B (South America)
Question – 22: Which of the following companies is the world’s largest maker of computer chips?
Answer: C (Intel)
Question – 23: Mercedes-Benz has it’s headquarter in which country?
Answer: B (Germany)
Question – 24: Who was the first man to fly into space?
a. Rakesh Sharma (India)
b. Neil Armstrong (U.S.A)
c. Yuri Gagarin (Russia)
d. Michael Collins (U.S.A)
Answer: C Michael Collins (U.S.A)
Question – 25: What was the name of the spacecraft, that landed the first humans on moon?
a. Apollo 9
b. Apollo 10
c. Apollo 11
d. Apollo 12
Answer: C (Apllo 11)
Question – 26: What is the name of the first spacecraft that reach the Mars?
a. Apollo 12
Answer: B (Viking-1)
Question – 27: National amblem of which of these countries shows a Lion carrying a sword
a. Sri lanka
b. Saudi Arabia
Answer: A (Sri lanka)
Question – 28: In which city of the United States the Facebook haedquarter is located?
a. Redmond, Washington
b. Menlo Park, California
c. Mountain View, California
d. Washington, D.C.
Answer: B (Menlo Park, California)
Question – 29: GlONASS (Global Navigation Satellite System) is developed by which of the following country
a. United Kingdom
Answer: B (Russia)
Question – 30: Which country holds the record for most olympic medals won at single olympics?
Answer: D (USA)
Question – 31: Cow is the national animal of which of the following countries?
d. Sri Lanka
Answer: C (Nepal)
Question – 32: Tiger is the national animal of which country?
Answer: A (India)
Question – 33: In which city of the United States, the headquarters of Google are located?
a. Washington, D.C.
b. Redmond, Washington
c. Menlo Park, California
d. Mountain View, California
Answer: D (Mountain View, California)
Question – 34: Which of the following countries withdrew from European Union through Brexit process?
D. United Kingdom
Answer: D (United Kingdom)
Question – 35: How many countries are there in Australian continent?
Answer: D 4
Question – 36: Where is the headquarter of the UN?
a. New York
Answer: A (New York)
Question – 37: How many rings are there in the Olympics symbol?
Answer: C (5)
Question – 38: Which of these countries has never hosted an Olympic game?
Answer: A (India)
Question – 39: Which one of these cities is not the capital city of a country?
Answer: D (Paro)
Question – 40: What is the full form of OPEC?
a. Organization of the Pottasium Exporting Countries (OPEC)
b. Organization of the Pacific Engagement Countries (OPEC)
c. Organization of the Petroleum Emerging Countries (OPEC)
d. Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
Answer: D (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC))
Question – 41: In which year the first modern Olympics were held?
a. Athens in Greece
b. Moscow in Russia
c. Tokyo in Japan
d. Rio in Brazil
Answer: A (Athens in Greece)
Question – 42: The world’s first intercity rail line was between
a. Moscow and St. Petersburg
b. Liverpool and Manchester
c. Rome and Naples
d. Washington and New York
Answer: B (Liverpool and Manchester)
Question – 43: Which of these countries has never won a Football world cup?
a. United States
Answer: A (United States)
Question – 44: Which city hosted the first ever commonwealth games?
a. New Delhi, India
b. Sydney, Australia
c. London, U.K.
d. Hamilton, Canada
Answer: D (Hamilton, Canada)
Question – 45: What is the background colour of the olympic flag?
c. Light Blue
Answer: A (White)
Question – 46: Which of these countries does not share land border with Russia?
Answer: D (Poland)
Question – 47: What is common among the following cities?
a. All are capital cities
b. All are island cities
c. All cities have hosted Commonwealth games
d. All cities are in Asia
Answer: D (All cities are in Asia)
Question – 48: Which of these countries is not in South America?
Answer: A (Panama)
Question – 49: Which of the following countries is not in North America?
Answer: D (Argentina)
Question – 50: Tbilisi is the capital of which city?
b. South Korea
d. North Korea
Answer: C (Georgia)
Question 51: When was Chandrayaan 3 launched?
a. 14 July 2023
b. 21 July 2023
c. 4 August 2023
d. 15 August 2023
Answer: a. 14 July 2023
Question 52: What is the landing date of Chandrayaan 3?
a. 17 August 2023
b. 23 August 2023
c. 24 August 2023
d. 14 August 2023
Answer: b. 23 August 2023