Online General Knowledge Quiz Part 7 – Learn GK and Win Quizzes

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Online Part 7 – Learn GK and Win Quizzes

 

Online General Knowledge Quiz Part 7 - Learn GK and Win Quizzes

 

 

1. Which country’s lower house of Parliament is called Wolesi Jirga? – Afghanistan

 

2. Consumption was the former name of which disease? – Tuberculosis

 

3. Hockey was introduced in the Asian Games in? – 1958 in Tokyo

 

4. Which American state is nicknamed The Diamond State? – Delaware

 

5. Who was chosen for the UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence in 2002, but was allowed to accept the prize only in November 2011? – Aung San Suu Kyi (Myanmar)

 

6. What are the Sirocco, Mistral and Chinook? – Winds

 

7. ESCAP stands for? – Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific

 

8. Who wrote about Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory? – Roald Dahl

 

9. Which day is observed as the International Day for Tolerance? – November 16

 

10. Who, at USA customs declared, nothing but my genius? – Oscar Wilde

 

11. Firdausi was a _? – Poet

 

12. Issur Danielovitch became famous a who? – Kirk Douglas

 

13. Scientists have found the best evidence yet for water just beneath the surface of Europa. Europa is the icy moon of which planet? – Jupiter

 

14. Who sailed in the Golden Hind? – Sir Francis Drake

 

15. Himalayan Mountaineering Institute is at? – Darjeeling

 

16. What was the name of the plantation in Gone with the Wind? – Tara

 

17. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was arrested for electoral fraud. She was the President of _ country? – Philippines

 

18. Who won the 1988 Superbowl? – Washington Redskins

 

19. Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit was _? – A German Physicist

 

20. Which group believes in The Great Architect of the Universe? – Freemasons

 

21. Sarath Fonseka was sentenced to spend three more years in prison in November 2011. He is the former army chief of _ country? – Sri Lanka

 

22. Robert Alan Zimmerman real name of who? – Bob Dylan

 

23. During the first crusade, crusaders reached Jerusalem and captured it in? – 1099 AD

 

24. Processed Galena produces which metal? – Lead

 

25. Which was the first non-Arab state to recognize the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in 1975? – India

 

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26. Who wrote Gulliver’s Travels (both names)? – Jonathon Swift

 

27. Dr. Linus Carl Pauling is the only person to have won two Nobel prizes individually for _? – Chemistry in 1954, Peace Prize in 1962

 

28. What is a Ha Ha? – Sunken Fence

 

29. For purifying drinking water alum is used? – For coagulation of mud particles

 

30. In Japan what is Seppuku (Hari Kari) – Suicide

 

31. Who won the Men’s singles title at the Hong Kong Open badminton championships in November 2011? – Lin Dan

 

32. Who discovered blood circulation? – William Harvey

 

33. East Timor, which became the 191st member of the UN, is in the continent of _? – Asia

 

34. The dunnock is another name for which common bird? – Hedge Sparrow

 

35. Which city will host the 2018 Commonwealth Games? – Gold Coast (Australia)

 

36. If someone said they were from Hellas. which country? – Greece

 

37. Free surface of a liquid behaves like a sheet and tends to contract to the smallest possible area due to the _? – Force of cohesion

 

38. Who was the son of Zeus and Maia, Gods Messenger? – Hermes

 

39. The term Bull’s eye is associated with which sports? – Shooting

 

40. Roy Scherer jr became famous as who? – Rock Hudson

 

41. GNLF stands for? – Gorkha National Liberation Front

 

42. Who wrote Brave New World (full name)? – Aldus Huxley

 

43. The Doing Business Report (DBR) is released every year by which institution? – World Bank

 

44. What links Calabria, Liguria, Puglia and Veneto? – Regions of Italy

 

45. Excessive secretion from the pituitary gland in the children results in _? – increased height

 

46. Which city in Rajasthan has riding breeches named after it? – Jodhpur

 

47. Which country’s currency is called Yen? – Japan

 

48. Portugal has had six Kings with what first name? – John

 

49. Fa-Hien was? – The first Buddhist pilgrim of China to visit India during the reign of Chandragupta Vikramaditya

 

50. What martial arts name means gentle way? – Judo

 

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