General Knowledge – GK Quiz Questions 8-June-2018

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General Knowledge – GK Quiz Questions 8-June-2018

 

General Knowledge - Online GK Quiz Questions 8-June-2018

 

1. For what are Thaumatin, aspartame, and Mannitol used as substitutes?
Answer: Sugar (sweetener).

 

2. Which milk pudding is made from starch extracted from the pith of a palm tree?
Answer: Sago.

 

3. What is the secondary covering of a nutmeg?
Answer: Mace.

 

4. What are the dried stigmas of crocus flowers, used as a flavoring and coloring?
Answer: Saffron.

 

5. What sort of high-gluten flour is used for making pasta?
Answer: Durum flour.

 

6. Karaoke is the Japanese word meaning:
Answer: Empty orchestra.

 

7. How many wives did Henry VIII have beheaded?
Answer: Two.

 

8. The world’s largest producer of wine is:
Answer: Italy.

 

9. What creatures do wild bananas depend on for pollination?
Answer: Bats.

 

10. What is the study of electronic systems that can perform the functions of living beings?
Answer: Bionics.

 

11. Which King ruled over Taxila from 140 to 130 B.C?
Answer: Antialkidas, a Greek.

 

12. When did the Egyptians use the arm balance?
Answer: About 7000 years ago.

 

13. Which country takes the credit for the invention of glass?
Answer: Syria, around 3000 B.C.

 

14. Before the 8th century Japan used a foreign script. Where did it originate from?
Answer: Chinese script.

 

15. Which country invented water wheel and when?
Answer: Greece, about 100 B.C.

 

16. Which country invented the wheel-barrow in the 3rd century A.D and what was it used for?
Answer: China, to carry people.

 

17. Which country is known to have used paper tissues for more than 300 years?
Answer: Japan.

 

18. Which saint was a cobbler by caste?
Answer: Ravidas.

 

19. Where is the statue commonly known as Eros located in London?
Answer: Piccadilly Circus.

 

20. In which Russian city is the Red Square?
Answer: Moscow.

 

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