General Knowledge Questions and Answers For Kids

Welcome to general knowledge quiz for kids. These are very simple questions. Answer them, check how far you know these simple elements and improve your knowledge.

1. Who is the first women prime minister of India ?

Answer: Indira Gandhi

2. Who was the first women president of India ?

Answer: Pratibha Devisingh Patil

3.The state which is known as “Sugar bowl of India”?

Answer: Uttar Pradesh

4. The instrument used to measure Blood pressure?

Answer: Sphygmomanometer

5. Super computer was invented by?

Answer: Seymour Cray

6.What is the Expansion for LED?

Answer: Light emitting Diode

7. The largest Democracy in the world?

Answer: India

8.The longest written Constitution in the world?

Answer: Indian constitution

9. Metal used to make the filaments of bulbs?

Answer: Tungsten

10. What was the nationality of the great writer George Bernard Shaw?

Ans : He was Irish

11. In the context of space science, how did Tiangong 1 make news?

Ans : Launched on September 290, it is China’s first inhabitable space laboratory module

12. On what material is the Mona Lisa painted?

Ans : Poplar wood

13. What type of an animal is a Samoyed?

Ans :  Dog

14. Where in the human body is the occiput?

Ans : Head

15. Which marine adventure classic was first published on this date in 1851 under the title The Whale?

Ans : ‘Moby Dick’ by Herman Melville 

16. Which Disney character made his debut as a bloodhound in the Mickey Mouse cartoon “The Chain Gang” in 1930?

Ans : Pluto

17. According to the saying, all roads lead to which European capital?

Ans : Rome

18. ALMA, the world’s most powerful astronomical device, has begun operating in a South American country. Name the country.

Ans : Chile

19. Meaning tail, which four-lettered word describes closing measures of a piece of music?

Ans : Coda

20. Which island country witnessed its worst environmental disaster because of an oil spill from MV Rena off the coast of Tauranga?

Ans : New Zealand

21. Metis, Adrastea, Amalthea and Thebe are the inner moons of which planet?

Ans : Jupiter

22. How many tentacles would five normal squids have between them?

Ans: 50

23. Which place is known as tea garden of India

Answer: Assam 

24. Who introduced cofee to India?

Answer: baba budan 

25.who discovered electric bulb?

Answer:Thomas alva edison

26. who discovered television?

Answer: Jhon L baird

26 a. who discovered radio ?

Answer: Marconi

27. Name the person who first circumnavigated earth?

Answer: Magellan

28. First ship circumnavigated earth?

Answer: Victoria

29.India’s first super computer?

answer: param8000

30 who is known as father of Indian constitution ?

answer: Dr B.R.Ambedkar

31. who is the writer of “malgudi days”?

answer: R. K. Narayan

32.Which of the Indian state has the longest coast line?

Answer: Andra pradesh

33.The largest river in India?

Answer: Ganga

34. Which Indian state has a separate constitution ?

answer: Jammu and kashmir

35. who is the father of history?

Answer: Herodotus

36. Which is the lightest metal?

answer: Lithium

37. A male donkey is called?

Answer: Jack

38. A female donkey is called?

Answer: Jenny

39. Who is the first prime minister of India ?

Answer:Jawaharlal nehru

40. Who was the first president of India ?

Answer: Rajendra Presad

41. Father of Green Revolution?

Answer: M S Swaminathan

42. The king of spices?

answer: pepper


43. The 29th state of India?

Answer: Telangana

44. Paleontology is the study of ?

Answer: Fossils


45.The Gland secretes Insulin?

Answer: Pancreas

46. The currency of UAE?

 Answer: Dirham

47. _____is the currency of sudan?



48. Which is the hardest substance available on earth?

answer: Diamond

49. which bank is called bankers bank of India?

Answer: RBI(Reserve Bank of India) 

50. which is the largest state of India?

Answer: Rajasthan 

51. The biggest Private Commercial Bank?

 Answer: ICICI Bank

52. The father of local self Government?

Answer: Lord Rippon

53. The first Indian woman to go into space?

Answer: Kalpana Chawla

54.The vitamins which is not found in vegetables and fruits?

Answer: Vitamin D

55. Bleeding Gums or tooth loss is a symptom of disease?


56. Fastest land animal in the world?

answer: cheetah


57. Which is the largest cell in natural world?

Answer: ostrich eggs

58. Which instrument is used to measure Atmospheric pressure?

answer: Barometer

59. Human dead body is called?

answer: cadaver 

60. The state having a largest area of forest cover in India

Answer: Madhya padesh

61. Which is the smallest neighboring country of India?

Answer: Bhutan


62. Tsunami is a word in which language?

Answer: Japanese


63. Panama canal act as a link between which oceans?

Answer: Atlantic and pacific

64. Who discovered Penicillin in 1928?

answer: Alexander Fleming

65. The part of brain which help the body balance?

 answer: Cerebellum

66. Which of the state has the longest coastal line?

answer: Gujarat

67. The highest dam of India is ?

Answer: Tehri Dam

68. Which continent is known as Dark continent?


69. which is the largest continent?

answer: Asia

70. which is the smallest continent?

answer: Australia

71. Which is the southernmost point of india?

Answer: Indira point

72. Present Indian station at Antarctica?

Answer: Bharati

73. Present Indian station at arctic region?

Answer: Indarc

74. Kelvin scale is the unit of?

Answer: Temperature 

75. Who is the inventor of electricity?

Answer: Benjamin Franklin

76. Who is the inventor of electric Bulb?

Answer: Thomas Alva Edison

77. Who is the inventor of Television?

Answer: John Logie Baird

78. Who is the inventor of Barometer?

Answer: Evangelista Torricelli

79. Who is the inventor of Radio?

Answer: Marconi

80. Who is the inventor of Crescograph

Answer: Jagdish Chandra Bose

81. Which was the first linguistic state in independent India?

Answer: Andhra Pradesh

82. largest diamond in the world?

 Answer: Cullinan

83. Former Indian Prime minister who received both Bharath Ratna and Nishan-E-pakistan?

Answer: Morarji Desai

84. Who is the father of computer science?

Answer: Alan Turing

85. Which is world’s first coin?

Answer: Lydian coin

86. Uri dam is constructed across the river?

Answer: Jhalam

87. Which is the lightest metal?

Answer: Lithium

89. Which is the  smallest desert in the world?

Answer: Carcross Desert, canada


90. Who is the chairman of Rajya sabha?

Answer: The Vice President

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