120+ General Knowledge Trivia Questions and Answers

Here are General Trivia Questions. Some of them are quite easy, while some are hard. And yes, before answering the questions, you must not take help from Google.

A good general knowledge helps the person, everywhere. With such a thing, you can talk about different topics and certainly, people will believe in your knowledge abilities,

So, let’s go and see what we have in the list. And don’t forget to mention your score in the comment section!

Which year Demi-Leigh Neil-Peters become Miss Universe?

2017


Name the largest planet in the universe.

Jupiter


Which year did Albert Einstein die?

1955


Every action has an equal and opposite reaction. Who proposed this law?

Newton


Which year did the incident of Gulf Oil Spill occur?

2010


HaMossad leModiʿin uleTafkidim Meyuḥadim is the national intelligence agency of which country?

Israel


Name the famous stage actor who killed Abraham Lincoln in 1865?

John Wikes Booth


Who coined the word “biochemistry”?

Wilhelm Kühne


Who discovered human cell?

Robert Hooke


What’s the name of France’s external intelligence agency?

General Directorate for External Security


Beauty with brains is the basic concept of which famous competition?

Miss Universe


Who invented calculus?

Sir Isaac Newton


In 2006, four intelligent brains created Twitter. Do they include Jack Dorsey, Noah Glass, Evan William, and?

Biz Stone


Who wrote, (Around the world in Eighty Days)?

Jules Verne


Fear of closely-packed holes is called?

Trypophobia


In which city of Spain did Columbus die?

Valladolid


The credits for creating “Tom and Jerry” go to two people. One is Joseph Barbra and the second is?

William Hanna


Who is known as the father of mathematics?

Archimedes


Name the county which is situated in the south-east of England?

Essex


Which ocean bounds with South America from the west?

Pacific Ocean


In 2017, Bill Gates held which position in the list of world’s richest people?

Second position


Name the blood group that is rarest than O-Negative.

Bombay Blood group


Which year did the United Nations establish?

1945


In 1945, which American President gave the orders of throwing bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki?

Harry S. Truman


Which American president ended the invasion in Iraq and began the military operation?

George W. Bush


Who invented the radioactive element called radium?

Marie Sklodowska-Curie


30 is the atomic number which element?

Zinc


In 2017, which European country banned work after office hours?

France


There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life -- happiness, freedom, and peace of mind -- are always attained by giving them to someone else.' Who said this?

Peyton Conway


Who was the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom?

Robert Walpole


The color of Cerulean is?

Blue


Who is known as the father of modern chemistry?

Antoine Lavoisier


Flutter is a group name of which beautiful creature?

Butterfly


The famous character “Shylock” belongs to which novel of Shakespeare?

Twelfth Night


How many eyes does a spider have?

Eight eyes


Name the sea which is an extension of the Indian Ocean?

Red Sea


Who discovered Penicillin?

Alexander Fleming


Name the first Roman Empire who converted to Christianity?

Constantine


Name the agency under United Nations that work for the children?

UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Education Fund)


In which city the United Nations’ headquarter is situated?

New York


How many Centimeters are in a meter?

100


Cambridge, MA 02138, USA is the address of which famous University?

The Harvard University


Who presented the theory of Evolution?

Charles Darwin


Who is the author of the famous novel (Oliver Twist?)

Charles Dickens


Who wrote the poem (Baba Black sheep)?

Rudyard Kipling


Which Turkish city shares Asia and Europe?

Istanbul


The United Nations has three subsidiary headquarters in Geneva, Vienna, and which city?

Nairobi


Who won the third football world cup in 1938?

Italy


Sir Garfield Sobers, Sir Andy Roberts, and Sir Clyde Walcott are three famous names of the cricket world. To which country they all belonged to?

West Indies


What is the official currency of Chile?

Chilean Peso


How many seas in the world?

7 seas


What is the currency of Australia?

Australian Dollar


Who’s pictured on the 50 bills of US Dollars?

Ulysses S. Grant—the 18th President of America


Who is often referred to as the father of modern biochemistry?

Carl Neuberg


What is the name of the daughter of Prince William?

Princess Charlotte of Cambridge


Name the sea that has Earth’s lowest elevation?

Salt Sea


In 2016 two countries confirmed signing the Paris Climate agreement. One of them was the USA. Name the other country?

China


In the novel “Taming of the shrew”, who is the shrew?

Katherine Minola


How many countries have a veto power in the United Nations?

Five


In 1959, how many countries signed the Antarctic Treaty?

Twelve countries


What’s the other name of Mississippi Rivers?

Father of the rivers


Who was the youngest President of America?

Theodore Roosevelt


Ottawa is the capital of which country?

Canada


To die, to sleep - To sleep, perchance to dream - ay, there's the rub,For in this sleep of death what dreams may come... The dialogue belonged to which play?

Hamlet


Who made a revolver?

Samuel Colt


Brothers Grimm wrote which famous story for children?

Rapunzel


Which country has Croatia in the north and south-west, Serbia in the east, and Montenegro in the south-east?

Bosnia


How many countries are there in Europe?

50 countries


Abelmoschus esculentus is the botanical name of which delicious vegetable?

Lady Finger


Who was the first DCI of CIA?

Admiral Sidney Souers


Who was the first person to invent a thermometer?

Galileo Galilei


In which country Kofi Annan was born?

Ghana


In which state of America is the National volcanoes’ Park?

Hawai’i


Free Democrats is one of the major political parties of which country?

Germany


How many members are there in the UK House of Commons?

650


In 1959, who made the first Barbie doll?

Ruth Handler


Name the middle layer of the earth.

Mantle


Sydney is a famous city of Australia. Which city is its capital?

Canberra


In 1922, who became the General Manager of BBC?

John Reith


What was the first Hollywood silent movie?

In Old California


In 1950’s, which Santa Claus Parade in North America was the largest?

Toronto Parade


During World War I, who was the American President?

Woodrow Wilson


Which year did the Spanish Civil war end?

1939


In 1957, Soviet Union launched the first artificial satellite that began the space race. Name that.

Sputnik 1


Still in the 21st century, landing on moon is a bit difficult. How many countries have did that, so far?

3


When the First World War did begin?

1914


Which Italian city is known as the (City of Water)?

Venice


Currently how many countries are the members of OPEC?

15 countries


Those things which pass electric current are known as?

Conductor


How many oceans are the there in the world?

Five


Shane Warne was a famous bowler of which country?

Australia


Who invented the Doughnut?

Hanson Gregory


Which dance-pop group played the song (Barbie Girl)?

Aqua


What’s the national dish of England?

Chicken Tikka Masala


Name the test used for detecting the lies of the suspected persons?

Polygraphic Test


Bolognese is the national dish of which country?

Italy


Name the smallest state of USA?

Rhode Island


Which country is the largest producer of coffee?

Brazil


Nunn Bush is a brand name of which footwear company?

Weyco Company


Who discovered the first known song?

Prof. Anne Draffkon Kilmer


How many strings do most of the violins have?

4 strings


Henry Sewell was the first prime minister of which country?

New Zealand


What’s the fear of darkness called?

Nyctophobia


How many sides a heptagon has?

Seven


Name the Pharaoh for whom the great pyramid of Giza was built?

Pharaoh Khufu


Who made the first telescopic observations of the planet Mars?

Galileo Galilei


How many milk teeth a human body has?

20


Approximately 96 percent of which Park is situated in the American state Wyoming?

Yellowstone National park


What fell down that made Newton to discover the gravity?

Apple


In 2014, who was appointed as the executive editor of New York Times?

Dan Baquet


The Canadian city Montreal was originally known as?

Ville-Marie


An angle lesser than 90 degrees is known as?

Acute angle


An angle higher than 90 degrees is known as?

Obtuse angle


Who wrote the famous book (Snow White and Seven Dwarfs)?

Wanda Gag


What’s the national food of Australia?

Roast Lamb


According to size, what’s the biggest state of America?

Alaska


To whom San Diego refers to?

Saint Didacus of Alcalás


Which river serves as the international border between America and Canada?

Niagara Falls


Which year the APA style of citation originated?

1929


How many senate members are there in America?

100 members


Who is the founder of the formula of Coca-Cola?

John Pemberton

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