One Liner GK Questions and Answers

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

QuestionsAnswers
Who Was the first Prime minister of Bangladesh wasMujibur Rehman
Name of the longest river in the world is theNile
Name of the longest highway in the world is theTrans-Canada
Name of the longest highway in the world has a length ofabout 8000 km
Name of the highest mountain in the world is theEverest
Name of the country that accounts for nearly one third of the total teak production of the world isMyanmar
Name of the biggest desert in the world is theSahara desert
Name of the largest coffee growing country in the world isBrazil
Name of the country also known as “country of Copper”isZambia
Name of the name given to the border which seperates Pakistan and Afghanistan isDurand line
Name of the river Volga flows out into theCapsian sea
Name of the coldest place on the eartn isVerkoyansk in Siberia
Name of the country which ranks second in terms of land area isCanada
Name of the largest Island in the Mediterranean sea isSicily
Name of the river Jordan flows out into theDead sea
Name of the biggest delta in the world is theSunderbans
Name of the capital city that stands on the river Danube isBelgrade
Name of the Japanese call their country asNippon
Name of the length of the English channel is564 kilometres
Name of the world’s oldest known city isDamascus
Name of the city which is also known as the City of Canals isVenice
Name of the country in which river Wangchu flows isMyanmar
Name of the biggest island of the world isGreenland
Name of the city which is the biggest centre for manufacture of automobiles in the world isDetroit,USA
Name of the country which is the largest producer of manganese in the world isUSA
Name of the country which is the largest producer of rubber in the world isMalaysia
Name of the country which is the largest producer of tin in the world isMalaysia
Name of the river which carries maximum quantity of water into the sea is theMississippi
Name of the city which was once called the `Forbidden City’wasPeking
Name of the country called the Land of Rising Sun isJapan
Name of Mount Everest was named afterSir George Everest
Name of the volcano Vesuvias is located inItaly
Name of the country known as the Suger Bowl of the world isCuba
Name of the length of the Suez Canal is162.5 kilometres
Name of the lowest point on earth isthe coastal area of Dead sea
Name of the Gurkhas are the original inhabitants ofNepal
Name of the largest ocean of the world is thePacific ocean
Name of the largest bell in the world is theTsar Kolkol at Kremlin,Moscow
Name of the biggest stadium in the world is theStrahov Stadium,Prague
Name of the world’s largest diamond producing country isSouth Africa
Name of Australia was discoverd by James Cook
Name of the first Governor General of Pakistan isMohammed Ali Jinnah
Name of Dublin is situated at the mouth of riverLiffey
Name of the earlier Name of New York city wasNew Amsterdam
Name of the Eifel tower was built byAlexander Eiffel
Name of the Red Cross was founded byJean Henri Durant
Name of the country which has the greatest population density isMonaco
Name of the national flower of Britain isRose
Name of Niagara Falls was discovered byLouis Hennepin
Name of the national flower of Italy isLily
Name of the national flower of China isNarcissus
Name of the permanent secretariat of the SAARC is located atKathmandu
Name of the gateway to the Gulf of Iran isStrait of Hormuz
Name of the first Industrial Revolution took place inEngland
Name of World Environment Day is observed on5th June
Name of the first Republican President President of America wasAbraham Lincoln
Name of the country famous for Samba dance isBrazil
Name of the Name of Alexander’s horse wasBeucephalus
Name of Singapore was founded bySir Thomas Stamford Raffles
Name of the famous British one-eyed Admiral wasNelson
Name of the earlier Name of Srilanka wasCeylon
Name of the UNO was formed in the year1945
Name of UNO stands forUnited Nations Organisation
Name of the independence day of South Korea is celebrated on15th August
Name of `Last Judgement’was the first painting of an Italian painter namedMichelangelo
Name of `Paradise Regained’was written byJohn Milton
Name of the first President of Egypt wasMohammed Nequib
Name of the first man to reach North Pole wasRear Peary
Name of the most famous painting of Pablo Picasso wasGuermica
Name of the primary producer of newsprint in the world isCanada
Name of the first explorer to reach the South Pole wasCap.Ronald Amundson
Name of the person who is called the father of modern Italy isG.Garibaldi
Name of World literacy day is celebrated on8th September
Name of the founder of modern Germany isBismarck
Name of the country known as the land of the midnight sun isNorway
Name of the place known as the Roof of the world isTibet
Name of the founder of the Chinese Republic wasSan Yat Sen
Name of the first Pakistani to receive the Nobel Prize wasAbdul Salam
Name of the first woman Prime Minister of Britain wasMargaret Thatcher
Name of the first Secretary General of the UNO wasTrygve Lie
Name of the sculptor of the statue of Liberty wasFederick Auguste Bartholdi
Name of the port of Banku is situated inAzerbaijan
Name of John F.Kennedy was assassinated byLee Harry Oswald
Name of the largest river in France isLore
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 wasRalph Johnson Bunche
Name of the first British University to admit women for degree courses wasLondon University
Name of the principal export of Jamaica isSugar
Name of New York is popularly known as the city ofSkyscrapers
Name of Madagascar is popularly known as the Island ofCloves
Name of the country known as the Land of White Elephant isThailand
Name of the country known as the Land of Morning Calm isKorea
Name of the country known as the Land of Thunderbolts isBhutan
Name of the highest waterfalls in the world is theSalto Angel Falls,Venezuela
Name of the largest library in the world is theUnited States Library of Congress,Washington DC
Name of the largest museum in the world is theAmerican Museum of Natural History
Name of the lowest mountain ragne in the world is theBhieuna Bhaile
Name of the country known as the Land of Cakes isScotland
Name of the place known as the Garden of England is Kent
Name of the tallest tower in the world is theC.N.Tower,Toronto, Canada
Name of the country famous for its fish catch is Japan
Name of the old Name of Taiwan wasFarmosa
Name of Montreal is situated on the bank of riverOttawa
Name of the city of Bonn is situated inGermany
Name of the literal meaning of Renaissance isRevival
Name of Julius Caesar was killed byBrutus
Name of the title of Desert Fox was given toField Marshal Erwin Rommel
Name of the largest airport in the world is theKing Khalid Int.Airport, Saudi Arabia
Name of the city in Russia which faced an earthquake in the year 1998 wasArmenia
Name of the largest bay in the world isHudson Bay,Canada
Name of the largest church in the world isBascilica of St.Peter,Vatican City,Rome
Name of the largest peninsula in the world isArabia
Name of the largest gulf in the world isGulf of Mexico
Name of the tallest statue in the world is theMotherland,Volgagra d Russia
Name of the largest railway tunnel in the world is theOshimzu Tunnel,Japan
Name of the world’s loneliest island is theTristan da cunda
Name of the word `Quiz’was coined byJim Daly Irishman
Name of the original meaning of `Quiz’wasTrick
Name of the busiest shopping centre of London isOxford Street
Name of the residence of the Queen in London isBuckingham Palace
Name of Adolf Hitler was born inAustria
Name of the country whose National Anthem has only music but no words isBahrain
Name of the largest cinema in the world is theFox theatre,Detroit, USA
Name of the country where there are no Cinema theatres isSaudi arabia
Name of the world’s tallest office building is theSears Tower,Chicago
Name of In the year 1811,Paraguay became independent fromSpain
Name of the cross word puzzle was invented byArthur Wynney
Name of the city which was the capital of the ancient Persian Empire was Persepolis
Name of WHO stands forWorld Health Organisation
Name of WHO is located atGeneva
Name of FAO stands forFood and Agriculture Organisation
Name of FAO is located atRome and London
Name of UNIDO stands forUnited Nations Industrial Development Organisation
Name of UNIDO is located atVienna
Name of WMO stands forWorld Meteorological Organisation
Name of WMO is located atGeneva
Name of International Civil Aviation Organisation is located atMontreal
Name of the Angel Falls is located inVenezuela
Name of the Victoria Falls is located inRhodesia
Name of Ice Cream was discovered byGerald Tisyum
Name of the number regarded as lucky number in Italy isThirteen
Name of Napoleon suffered from alurophobia which meansFear 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 byAbraham Lincoln
Name of the Headquarters of textile manufacturing in England isManchester
Name of the famous Island located at the mouth of the Hudson river isManhattan
Name of the founder of plastic industry wasLeo Hendrik Bakeland
Name of the country where military service is compulsory for women isIsrael
Name of the country which has more than 10,000 golf courses isUSA
Name of the famous painting `Mona Lisa’is displayed at Louvre museum,Paris
Name of the earlier name for tomato wasLove apple
Name of the first President of USA wasGeorge Washington
Name of the famous words `Veni Vidi Vici’were said byJulius Caesar
Name of the practice of sterilization of surgical instruments was introduced byJoseph Lister
Name of the number of countries which participated in the first Olympic Games held at Athens wasNine
Name of Mercury is also known asQuick Silver
Name of Disneyland is located inCalifornia,USA
Name of the country which built the first powerful long range rockets isGermany
Name of Sewing Machine was invented byIsaac M.Singer
Name of Adding Machine was invented byAldrin
Name of the national emblem of Spain isEagle
Name of Archimedes was born inSicily
Name of the total area of Vatican city is0.272 Sq.kms
Name of the largest temple in the world isAngkorwat in Kampuchea
Name of the largest dome in the world isLouisiana Superdome,New Orleans,USA
Name of the largest strait in the world isTartar Strait
Name of the Mohenjodaro ruins are found inLarkand District of Sind,Pakistan
Name of the largest city of Africa isCairo
Name of the founder of KODAK Company wasEastman
Name of the Cape of Good Hope is located inSouth Africa
Name of the Heathrow Airport is located inLondon
Name of the neon lamp was invented by Georges Claude
Name of the last letter of the Greek alphabet isOmega
Name of the place known as the land of Lincoln isIllinois
Name of the US state Utah is also known asBeehive state
Name of the Kalahari desert is located inAfrica
Name of the Pentagonian desert is located inArgentina
Name of the person known as the father of aeronautics isSir George Cayley
Name of the most densely populated Island in the world isHonshu
Name of the two nations Haiti and the Dominion Republic together form the Island ofHisponiola
Name of the largest auto producer in the USA isGeneral Motors
Name of the largest auto producing nation isJapan
Name of the famous General Motors company was founded byWilliam Durant
Name of the country that brings out the FIAT isItaly
Name of the first actor to win an Oscar wasEmil Jannings
Name of the first animated colour cartoon of full feature length wasSnow White and Seven Dwarfs
Name of the first demonstration of a motion picture was held atParis
Name of the first country to issue stamps wasBritain
Name of the actor who is considered as the biggest cowboy star of the silent movies isTom Mix
Name of the Pentagon is located atWashington DC
Name of the world’s largest car manufacturing company isGeneral Motors,USA
Name of the world’s biggest manufacturer of bicycles isHero cycles,Ludhiana
Name of the world’s oldest underground railway is atLondon
Name of the White House was painted white toHide fire damage
Name of the largest oil producing nation in Africa isNigeria
Name of the longest river in Russia isOblrtysh
Name of the first Emperor of Germany wasWilhelm
Name of the last French Monarch wasLouis Napoleon III
Name of History is Bunkwas said byHenry Ford
Name of the term “astrology’ literally meansStar Speech
Name of Togo is situated inAfrica
Name of Coal is also known asBlack Diamond
Name of the first Boxer to win 3 gold medals in Olympics wasLaszlo Papp
Name of the first ruler who started war games for his soldiers wasGenghis Khan
Name of the first cross word puzzle in the world was published in1924 by London Sunday Express
Name of the lightest known metal isLithium
Name of the atacama desert is located inNorth Chile
Name of the oil used to preserve timber isCreosote oil
Name of the founder of USA wasGeorge Washington
Name of the first talkie feature film in USA wasthe Jazz Singer
Name of the chemical Name of laughing gas isNitrous oxide
Name of the US state Mississipi is also known asTar Heel state
Name of the US state Indiana is also known asVolunteer state
Name of the US state Missouri is also known asHoosier 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’isVermount
Name of the US state known as `Mountain state’isPensylvania
Name of the US state known as`Land of `Land of 1000 Lakes’isArkansas
Name of the popular detective character created by Agatha Christie isHercule Poirot
Name of the Pakistani President who died in an aircrash wasZia-ul-Huq
Name of Yoghurt meansFermented milk
Name of Yankee is the nickname ofAmerican
Name of the International court of Justice is located inHague,Holland
Name of the headquarters of World Bank is located atWashington DC
Name of Victoria Falls was discovered byDavid Livingstone
Name of the technique to produce the first test tube baby was evolved byPatrick Stepote and Robert Edwards
Name of the oldest residential university of Britain is theOxford University
Name of the Name of the large clock on the tower of the House of Parliament in London is calledBig Ben
Name of Prado museum is located inMadrid
Name of the number of keys in an ordinary piano isEighty eight
Name of `Man is a Tool Making Animal’was said byBenjamin Franklin
Name of the term ‘anesthesia’ was coined byOliver Wendell Holmes
Name of the first man to reach Antartica wasFabian Gotileb
Name of the Kilimanjaro volcano is situated inTanzania
Name of the invention that is considered to have built America isDynamite