One Liner GK Questions and Answers

One Liner General Knowledge (GK) Questions and Answers for Various Examinations

Questions Answers
Who Was the first Prime minister of Bangladesh was Mujibur Rehman
Name of the longest river in the world is the Nile
Name of the longest highway in the world is the Trans-Canada
Name of the longest highway in the world has a length of about 8000 km
Name of the highest mountain in the world is the Everest
Name of the country that accounts for nearly one third of the total teak production of the world is Myanmar
Name of the biggest desert in the world is the Sahara desert
Name of the largest coffee growing country in the world is Brazil
Name of the country also known as “country of Copper”is Zambia
Name of the name given to the border which seperates Pakistan and Afghanistan is Durand line
Name of the river Volga flows out into the Capsian sea
Name of the coldest place on the eartn is Verkoyansk in Siberia
Name of the country which ranks second in terms of land area is Canada
Name of the largest Island in the Mediterranean sea is Sicily
Name of the river Jordan flows out into the Dead sea
Name of the biggest delta in the world is the Sunderbans
Name of the capital city that stands on the river Danube is Belgrade
Name of the Japanese call their country as Nippon
Name of the length of the English channel is 564 kilometres
Name of the world’s oldest known city is Damascus
Name of the city which is also known as the City of Canals is Venice
Name of the country in which river Wangchu flows is Myanmar
Name of the biggest island of the world is Greenland
Name of the city which is the biggest centre for manufacture of automobiles in the world is Detroit,USA
Name of the country which is the largest producer of manganese in the world is USA
Name of the country which is the largest producer of rubber in the world is Malaysia
Name of the country which is the largest producer of tin in the world is Malaysia
Name of the river which carries maximum quantity of water into the sea is the Mississippi
Name of the city which was once called the `Forbidden City’was Peking
Name of the country called the Land of Rising Sun is Japan
Name of Mount Everest was named after Sir George Everest
Name of the volcano Vesuvias is located in Italy
Name of the country known as the Suger Bowl of the world is Cuba
Name of the length of the Suez Canal is 162.5 kilometres
Name of the lowest point on earth is the coastal area of Dead sea
Name of the Gurkhas are the original inhabitants of Nepal
Name of the largest ocean of the world is the Pacific ocean
Name of the largest bell in the world is the Tsar Kolkol at Kremlin,Moscow
Name of the biggest stadium in the world is the Strahov Stadium,Prague
Name of the world’s largest diamond producing country is South Africa
Name of Australia was discoverd by James Cook
Name of the first Governor General of Pakistan is Mohammed Ali Jinnah
Name of Dublin is situated at the mouth of river Liffey
Name of the earlier Name of New York city was New Amsterdam
Name of the Eifel tower was built by Alexander Eiffel
Name of the Red Cross was founded by Jean Henri Durant
Name of the country which has the greatest population density is Monaco
Name of the national flower of Britain is Rose
Name of Niagara Falls was discovered by Louis Hennepin
Name of the national flower of Italy is Lily
Name of the national flower of China is Narcissus
Name of the permanent secretariat of the SAARC is located at Kathmandu
Name of the gateway to the Gulf of Iran is Strait of Hormuz
Name of the first Industrial Revolution took place in England
Name of World Environment Day is observed on 5th June
Name of the first Republican President President of America was Abraham Lincoln
Name of the country famous for Samba dance is Brazil
Name of the Name of Alexander’s horse was Beucephalus
Name of Singapore was founded by Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles
Name of the famous British one-eyed Admiral was Nelson
Name of the earlier Name of Srilanka was Ceylon
Name of the UNO was formed in the year 1945
Name of UNO stands for United Nations Organisation
Name of the independence day of South Korea is celebrated on 15th August
Name of `Last Judgement’was the first painting of an Italian painter named Michelangelo
Name of `Paradise Regained’was written by John Milton
Name of the first President of Egypt was Mohammed Nequib
Name of the first man to reach North Pole was Rear Peary
Name of the most famous painting of Pablo Picasso was Guermica
Name of the primary producer of newsprint in the world is Canada
Name of the first explorer to reach the South Pole was Cap.Ronald Amundson
Name of the person who is called the father of modern Italy is G.Garibaldi
Name of World literacy day is celebrated on 8th September
Name of the founder of modern Germany is Bismarck
Name of the country known as the land of the midnight sun is Norway
Name of the place known as the Roof of the world is Tibet
Name of the founder of the Chinese Republic was San Yat Sen
Name of the first Pakistani to receive the Nobel Prize was Abdul Salam
Name of the first woman Prime Minister of Britain was Margaret Thatcher
Name of the first Secretary General of the UNO was Trygve Lie
Name of the sculptor of the statue of Liberty was Federick Auguste Bartholdi
Name of the port of Banku is situated in Azerbaijan
Name of John F.Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harry Oswald
Name of the largest river in France is Lore
Name of the Queen of England who married her brother-in-law was Catherine of Aragon
Name of the first negro to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize was Ralph Johnson Bunche
Name of the first British University to admit women for degree courses was London University
Name of the principal export of Jamaica is Sugar
Name of New York is popularly known as the city of Skyscrapers
Name of Madagascar is popularly known as the Island of Cloves
Name of the country known as the Land of White Elephant is Thailand
Name of the country known as the Land of Morning Calm is Korea
Name of the country known as the Land of Thunderbolts is Bhutan
Name of the highest waterfalls in the world is the Salto Angel Falls,Venezuela
Name of the largest library in the world is the United States Library of Congress,Washington DC
Name of the largest museum in the world is the American Museum of Natural History
Name of the lowest mountain ragne in the world is the Bhieuna Bhaile
Name of the country known as the Land of Cakes is Scotland
Name of the place known as the Garden of England is Kent
Name of the tallest tower in the world is the C.N.Tower,Toronto, Canada
Name of the country famous for its fish catch is Japan
Name of the old Name of Taiwan was Farmosa
Name of Montreal is situated on the bank of river Ottawa
Name of the city of Bonn is situated in Germany
Name of the literal meaning of Renaissance is Revival
Name of Julius Caesar was killed by Brutus
Name of the title of Desert Fox was given to Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
Name of the largest airport in the world is the King Khalid Int.Airport, Saudi Arabia
Name of the city in Russia which faced an earthquake in the year 1998 was Armenia
Name of the largest bay in the world is Hudson Bay,Canada
Name of the largest church in the world is Bascilica of St.Peter,Vatican City,Rome
Name of the largest peninsula in the world is Arabia
Name of the largest gulf in the world is Gulf of Mexico
Name of the tallest statue in the world is the Motherland,Volgagra d Russia
Name of the largest railway tunnel in the world is the Oshimzu Tunnel,Japan
Name of the world’s loneliest island is the Tristan da cunda
Name of the word `Quiz’was coined by Jim Daly Irishman
Name of the original meaning of `Quiz’was Trick
Name of the busiest shopping centre of London is Oxford Street
Name of the residence of the Queen in London is Buckingham Palace
Name of Adolf Hitler was born in Austria
Name of the country whose National Anthem has only music but no words is Bahrain
Name of the largest cinema in the world is the Fox theatre,Detroit, USA
Name of the country where there are no Cinema theatres is Saudi arabia
Name of the world’s tallest office building is the Sears Tower,Chicago
Name of In the year 1811,Paraguay became independent from Spain
Name of the cross word puzzle was invented by Arthur Wynney
Name of the city which was the capital of the ancient Persian Empire was Persepolis
Name of WHO stands for World Health Organisation
Name of WHO is located at Geneva
Name of FAO stands for Food and Agriculture Organisation
Name of FAO is located at Rome and London
Name of UNIDO stands for United Nations Industrial Development Organisation
Name of UNIDO is located at Vienna
Name of WMO stands for World Meteorological Organisation
Name of WMO is located at Geneva
Name of International Civil Aviation Organisation is located at Montreal
Name of the Angel Falls is located in Venezuela
Name of the Victoria Falls is located in Rhodesia
Name of Ice Cream was discovered by Gerald Tisyum
Name of the number regarded as lucky number in Italy is Thirteen
Name of Napoleon suffered from alurophobia which means Fear of cats
Name of the aeroplanes was used in war for the first time by Italians(14 Oct.1911)
Name of Slavery in America was abolished by Abraham Lincoln
Name of the Headquarters of textile manufacturing in England is Manchester
Name of the famous Island located at the mouth of the Hudson river is Manhattan
Name of the founder of plastic industry was Leo Hendrik Bakeland
Name of the country where military service is compulsory for women is Israel
Name of the country which has more than 10,000 golf courses is USA
Name of the famous painting `Mona Lisa’is displayed at Louvre museum,Paris
Name of the earlier name for tomato was Love apple
Name of the first President of USA was George Washington
Name of the famous words `Veni Vidi Vici’were said by Julius Caesar
Name of the practice of sterilization of surgical instruments was introduced by Joseph Lister
Name of the number of countries which participated in the first Olympic Games held at Athens was Nine
Name of Mercury is also known as Quick Silver
Name of Disneyland is located in California,USA
Name of the country which built the first powerful long range rockets is Germany
Name of Sewing Machine was invented by Isaac M.Singer
Name of Adding Machine was invented by Aldrin
Name of the national emblem of Spain is Eagle
Name of Archimedes was born in Sicily
Name of the total area of Vatican city is 0.272 Sq.kms
Name of the largest temple in the world is Angkorwat in Kampuchea
Name of the largest dome in the world is Louisiana Superdome,New Orleans,USA
Name of the largest strait in the world is Tartar Strait
Name of the Mohenjodaro ruins are found in Larkand District of Sind,Pakistan
Name of the largest city of Africa is Cairo
Name of the founder of KODAK Company was Eastman
Name of the Cape of Good Hope is located in South Africa
Name of the Heathrow Airport is located in London
Name of the neon lamp was invented by Georges Claude
Name of the last letter of the Greek alphabet is Omega
Name of the place known as the land of Lincoln is Illinois
Name of the US state Utah is also known as Beehive state
Name of the Kalahari desert is located in Africa
Name of the Pentagonian desert is located in Argentina
Name of the person known as the father of aeronautics is Sir George Cayley
Name of the most densely populated Island in the world is Honshu
Name of the two nations Haiti and the Dominion Republic together form the Island of Hisponiola
Name of the largest auto producer in the USA is General Motors
Name of the largest auto producing nation is Japan
Name of the famous General Motors company was founded by William Durant
Name of the country that brings out the FIAT is Italy
Name of the first actor to win an Oscar was Emil Jannings
Name of the first animated colour cartoon of full feature length was Snow White and Seven Dwarfs
Name of the first demonstration of a motion picture was held at Paris
Name of the first country to issue stamps was Britain
Name of the actor who is considered as the biggest cowboy star of the silent movies is Tom Mix
Name of the Pentagon is located at Washington DC
Name of the world’s largest car manufacturing company is General Motors,USA
Name of the world’s biggest manufacturer of bicycles is Hero cycles,Ludhiana
Name of the world’s oldest underground railway is at London
Name of the White House was painted white to Hide fire damage
Name of the largest oil producing nation in Africa is Nigeria
Name of the longest river in Russia is Oblrtysh
Name of the first Emperor of Germany was Wilhelm
Name of the last French Monarch was Louis Napoleon III
Name of History is Bunkwas said by Henry Ford
Name of the term “astrology’ literally means Star Speech
Name of Togo is situated in Africa
Name of Coal is also known as Black Diamond
Name of the first Boxer to win 3 gold medals in Olympics was Laszlo Papp
Name of the first ruler who started war games for his soldiers was Genghis Khan
Name of the first cross word puzzle in the world was published in 1924 by London Sunday Express
Name of the lightest known metal is Lithium
Name of the atacama desert is located in North Chile
Name of the oil used to preserve timber is Creosote oil
Name of the founder of USA was George Washington
Name of the first talkie feature film in USA was the Jazz Singer
Name of the chemical Name of laughing gas is Nitrous oxide
Name of the US state Mississipi is also known as Tar Heel state
Name of the US state Indiana is also known as Volunteer state
Name of the US state Missouri is also known as Hoosier state
Name of the US state West Verginia is also known as Blue Grass state
Name of the US state known as`Pine Free State’is Vermount
Name of the US state known as `Mountain state’is Pensylvania
Name of the US state known as`Land of `Land of 1000 Lakes’is Arkansas
Name of the popular detective character created by Agatha Christie is Hercule Poirot
Name of the Pakistani President who died in an aircrash was Zia-ul-Huq
Name of Yoghurt means Fermented milk
Name of Yankee is the nickname of American
Name of the International court of Justice is located in Hague,Holland
Name of the headquarters of World Bank is located at Washington DC
Name of Victoria Falls was discovered by David Livingstone
Name of the technique to produce the first test tube baby was evolved by Patrick Stepote and Robert Edwards
Name of the oldest residential university of Britain is the Oxford University
Name of the Name of the large clock on the tower of the House of Parliament in London is called Big Ben
Name of Prado museum is located in Madrid
Name of the number of keys in an ordinary piano is Eighty eight
Name of `Man is a Tool Making Animal’was said by Benjamin Franklin
Name of the term ‘anesthesia’ was coined by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Name of the first man to reach Antartica was Fabian Gotileb
Name of the Kilimanjaro volcano is situated in Tanzania
Name of the invention that is considered to have built America is Dynamite