Quiz-50 Questions with Answers


  • What is the most common Element on Earth  ? Hydrogen
  • How Long Does it take for light from the moon to reach the Earth ? 1.26 sec
  • How many miles high is Mount Everest ? 8.846 Miles
  • Which Ocean goes to the deepest depths ? Pacific Ocean
  • Which Bear grows larger Brown Grizzly or Polar ? Polar Bear is twice the Size
  • What is 4ft 8inches in Metres ? 1.42 Metres
  • What does HTML stand for ? Hyper Text Mark up Language
  • If I take 2 apples out of a basket containing 6 apples how many apples do I have ? 2
  • A woman has 5 Potatoes to feed 3 children how can she give them equal portions without fractions ? Mashed Potatoes
  • It occurs Once in a minute Twice in a week and once in a year what is it ? The letter e
  • Which is the odd word out queen, king, pawn, bishop, cardinal, castle, ? Cardinal all the rest are Pieces in Chess
  • Which of these word anagrams is not a tree prujien , hrbci , cusrep, nettschcu, etentl , ilowwl, ? nettle — the others are juniper, birch, spruce , chestnut, willow,
  • What date comes 22 days after June 19th ? July 11th
  • Which 2 words are opposite in meaning demand, impede, negate, ignore, provide , assert, ?  negate assert
  • What is the worlds smallest bird ?  bee humingbird ( 2inches )
  • Why do fireflies flash?  A chemical reaction related to the mating process )
  • Which nation gave women the right to vote first ?  New Zealand
  • Who played Mrs Peel in the original Avenger series?  Diana Rigg
  • Who played John Steed in the original Avenger series ?  Patrick Macnee
  • How long did Queen Victoria Reign for ?  1837 — 1901
  • Which animal was domesticated first the cat or the dog?  dog for 12,000 years , cat 4,000 years
  • Which singer is known as ” The Queen of Soul ” ? Aretha Franklin
  • Who was known as “old blue eyes” ?  Frank Sinatra
  • Which country features a maple leaf on its flag ?  Canada
  • Which US presidents are featured on Mount Rushmore ?  George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln
  • Which Presidents does Forest Gump meet in the film ?  J F Kennedy , Nixon , Lyndon Johnson
  • How many tentacles does an Octupus have ?  8
  • How many tentacles does a Squid have ?  10
  • What group were George Harrison , Paul Mcartney , and John Lennon in together as well as the beatles?  The Quarrymen
  • What is northernmost land on earth ?  NOT THE NORTH POLE AS IT IS NOT LAND  Cape Morris Jessup Greenland
  • Which 2 words are most similar in meaning Relate, Advise, Write, Know , Decieve, Impart ?  Relate , Impart
  • Simplify 7 -6 x 4 + 3 / 2 – 7 = X ?  -x=-22 1/2
  • Who was the goddess of Love in Roman Myth?  Aphrodite
  • Who was the goddess of Love in Creek Myth ?  Venus
  • Which are the worlds 3 most spoken Languages?  Chinese ( Manderin ) English Hindustani
  • What year did the Vietnam war end ? ceasefire signed 1973 but war ended 1975
  • What year did the Berlin Wall come down ? 1989
  • What is the Chemical Symbol for Iron? Fe
  • How many sides does a Heptagon have ? 7 Sides
  • What year was the Skateboard invented ? 1958
  • Where is the Worlds Largest Aquarium ? Epcot Centre Florida
  • Which British Sports car has been in production continuously since 1935 ? Morgan 4/4
  • What year did the London Underground open ? 1863
  • What was Ghana called before 1957 ? Gold Coast
  • What country has not fought in a war since 1815 ? Switzerland
  • Which is the only city in the world to lie in 2 continents ? Istanbul ( Europe and Asia )
  • What are the 5 senses in the human body ? Touch , Smell , Taste, Sight , Hearing
  • How many years was Margaret Thatcher Prime Minister for ?  11 years 1979 — 1990
  • What is 1/3 of 1/2 ?  1/6 th
  • Name 4 sources of renawable energy ?   Wind , Sun , Tidal Power , Hydroelectric
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About Hamid Hussain

Worked at London Educational Academy (Teacher), Went to Gawhershad Model High School, Lives in Quetta, Pakistan, In a relationship, Knows American English, Dari, Persian, Urdu, Pashto, From Jaghuri, Ghazni, Afghanistan, Born on July 17, 1991

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