Quiz 320: General Knowledge World: For All Examinations

1.Which among the following territories was earlier known as Formosa?
(A)Hong Kong
(B)Taiwan
(C)Uzbekistan
(D)Kazakhstan
(E)Lebanon

2. Which among the following accord is known to led the formation of Palestinian Authority?
(A)Oslo Accords
(B)Camp David Accords
(C)Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum
(D)London Agreement
(E)None of them

3.In context with the Vietnam War, the following statements holds correct?
(A)The US backed North Vietnam side and USSR was neutral
(B)The US backed South Vietnam side and USSR was neutral
(C)The US backed South Vietnam side and USSR backed North Vietnam side
(D)The US backed North Vietnam side and USSR backed South Vietnam side
(E)None of them is true

4.The meaning of name which of the following country in Italian means “Little Venice”?
(A)Vietnam
(B)Venezuela
(C)Spain
(D)Bahamas
(E)Puerto Rico

5.Which among the following countries does not border Uzbekistan?
(A)Russia
(B)Kyrgyzstan
(C)Tajikistan
(D)Afghanistan
(E)Kazakhstan

6.”Operation Bootstrap” was an industrialization of economy which revolutionized the following Caribbean Country which was earlier known as “Poor House of the Caribbean” as the wealthiest Caribbean Island ?
(A)Dominican Republic
(B)Virgin Islands.
(C)Puerto Rico
(D)Bahamas
(E)Belize

7.Which among the following acts of United states is known to be prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, and national origin by federal and state governments as well as some public places ?
(A)Civil Rights Act of 1871
(B)Civil Rights Act of 1960
(C)Civil Rights Act of 1964
(D)Civil Rights Act of 1968
(E)None of them

8.Which among the following country’s territory shared the maximum in the Anatolia or Asia Minor geographical region?
(A) Azerbaijan
(B)Bulgaria
(C)Turkey
(D) Armenia,
(E)Lebanon

9.Which of the following South Asian country was never took over by any European Power?
(A)Thailand
(B)Laos
(C)Burma
(D)Cambodia
(E)Vietnam

10.On which of the following dates, Sri Lanka observes its Independence day?
(A)February 4, 1947
(B)March 16, 1948
(C)May 22, 1948
(D)February 4, 1948
(E)September 3, 1949

11.Which of the following European countries has Highest Muslim Population density?
(A)Bosnia and Herzegovina
(B)Albania
(C)Kosovo
(D)Turkey
(E)Bulgaria

12.Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles is known to be a founder of which of the following modern nations?
(A)Vatican City
(B)Singapore
(C)Cyprus
(D)Maldives
(E)New Zea Land

13.Which of the following conflicts was put to an end by Dayton Agreement?
(A)Algerian War
(B)Vietnam War
(C)Bosnian War
(D)Chinese Civil War
(E)Ten Day war

14.Which of the following countries has largest reserves of Petroleum in the world?
(A)Kuwait
(B)Iraq
(C)Saudi Arabia
(D)UAE
(E)Qatar

15.Which among the following referred to ‘Trucial States’?
(A)United States of America
(B)United Arab Emirates
(C)Central African countries
(D)Caribbean Countries
(E) None of them

16. What is the number of member countries of Council of Europe?
(A)36
(B)49
(C)47
(D)51
(E)40

17.Which among the following countries is known as oldest recorded sovereign state and constitutional republic in the world?
(A)Monaco
(B)Malta
(C)San Marino
(D)Portugal
(E)Andorra

18.Which among the following African country has been traditionally a center of ethnic conflicts between Hutus & Tutsi ethnic groups?
(A)Tanzania
(B)Nigeria
(C)Rwanda
(D)Sudan
(E)Kenya

19.Albania,Bosnia and Herzegovina ,Bulgaria ,Croatia ,Greece ,Macedonia etc. are known as Balkan Countries. The term Balkan derived from the following landforms?
(A)A Lake
(B)A Sea
(C)A River
(D)A Desert
(E)A Mountain

20.Which among the following is world’s largest freshwater lake?
(A)Caspian Sea
(B)Lake Baikal
(C)Lake Superior
(D)Lake Nero
(E)Lake Biwa

World’s largest lake is Caspian Sea. However world’s largest freshwater lake in respect to the volume of water is Lake Baikal. Michigan-Huron which is a single water body in United States & Canada is largest Freshwater lake if considered one body by surface area. However Lake superior in US & Canada is largest single lake with respect to surface area if Michigan-Huron is counted as two lakes. In this condition if Michigan & Huron are third and fourth largest lakes. Lake Baikal is also world’s deepest lake.

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