100 easy general knowledge questions and answers

Hello aspirant, I am providing 100 easy general knowledge questions and answers. If you are searching for the best GK Question and answer you are at the right post. In this, I will give you the easy and most repeated general Knowledge question asked in every competitive exam.

If you are visiting this blog, I may think you just started the preparation for the government exams. I will Provide you with the easiest 100 general Knowledge questions along with their answers. And if you are preparing for the competitive exams the solutions of the Gk question must be known to you.

It will be a mixed question from all the subjects of General Knowledge. We have shortlisted the most important and most repeated questions that are always asked.

Here are the 100 easy general knowledge questions and answers for you. Go through this question and answer three to four times. And by the end of this, you will learn and know all the basic gk questions.

List of 100 most  Important GK questions along with Answers

Here is the list of GK Questions and Answers. Going through this question you will learn the basic GK of India and the World.

Q1. Which is the oldest mountain range in India?

Answer: Aravali Mountains.

Q2. Who is considered the founder of the Sikh religion?

Answer: Guru Nanak

Q3. Who was India’s longest-serving Prime Minister?

Answer: Jawaharlal Nehru

Q4.What is the full form of an ATM?

Answer: Automated teller machine

Q5. What is the Full form of GST?

Answers: Goods and Services Tax.

Q6. What is the full form of the QR code?

Answer: Quick Response code

Q7. What is the full form of the URL?

Answer: Uniform Resource locator

Q8. What is the full form of the CPU?

Answer: Central Processing Unit

Q9: Where is the International Criminal Court located?

Answer: The Hague

Q10: Giddha is the folk dance of which state?

Answer: Punjab

Gk Question from the largest highest in India and World

The most basic question asked in the exams is: What is the largest, highest, biggest in World? All these are easy to remember, and the most common question every aspirant should know.

Q11. Which is the largest animal in the world?

Answer: Blue whale

Q12. Which is the largest continent in the world?

Answer: Asia

Q13. Which is the largest ocean in the world?

Answer: Pacific Ocean

Q14. Which is the largest plateau in the world?

Answer: Tibetan Plateau

Q15. Which is the longest river in the world?

Answer: Nile

Q16. Which is the most widely spoken native language in the world?

Answer: Mandarin Chinese

Q17. Which is the tallest mountain in the world?

Answer: Mount Everest

Q18. Which is the highest peak in India?

Answer: Mount K2.

Q19. Name the largest planet in our Solar System.

Answer. Jupiter

Q20. Name the longest river on the Earth.

Answer. Nile

Q21. Which is the largest river in the World?

Answer: Amazon river

Q22. Which is the tallest animal on the earth?

Answer: Giraffes

Q23. Who is the world’s fastest land animal?

Answer: Cheetah

Q24. Who is the world’s largest land animal?

Answer: Elephants

Q25. Which is the world’s largest flower?

Answer: Rafflesia Arnoldii

Q26. Which is the largest state of India?

Answer: Rajasthan.

Q27. Which is the hardest substance available on earth?

Answer: Diamond.

Q28. Which place receives the highest rainfall in the world?

Answer: Mawsynram

Q29. Which is the hottest continent on Earth?

Answer: Africa

Q30. Which is the smallest bone in the human body?

Answer: Stapes (Ear Bone)

Q31. Which is the largest bone in the human body?

Answer: Femur

Q32. Which is the smallest continent in the world?

Answer: Australia

Q33. Which planet is the coldest planet in our solar system?

Answer: Uranus

Q34. Which is the largest ‘Democracy’ country in the world?

Answer: India

Q35. Which is the longest river in India?

Answer: Ganga.

Q36. Which is the largest freshwater lake in India?

Answer: Wular Lake

Read More: You can also go through the top 50 Questions from Chemistry that come repeatedly in the government exams.

Know Who was First in World and in India

The people who do something for the first time in the world, create a history. So the world remembers them. So it is important for us to know their name. That way we decided to add this section to our 100 easy general knowledge questions and answers list.

Q37:Who is the first man to go into space?

Answer: Yuri Gagarin

Q38. Who is the first woman to go to space?

Answer: Valentina Tereshkova

Q39. Who was the first Indian to go to space?

Answer: Rakesh Sharma

Q40. Name the first man to walk on the Moon.

Answer. Neil Armstrong

Q41: Who was the first to climb Mt. Everest?

Answer: Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay

Q42. Which was the first country to use paper money?

Answer: China

Q43. Who was the first American president?

Answer: George Washington

Q44. Who was the first female Governor of an Indian State?

Answer: Sarojini Naidu

Q45. Who was the first Indian to have won the Nobel Prize?

Answer: Rabindranath Tagore

.Q46. Which is the first biosphere reserve in India?

Answer: Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve.

Q47. Which is the first element on the periodic table of elements?

Answer: Hydrogen.

Basic General Knowledge related to India

Get some basic gk of India from this section. In this section, you will get all the common general knowledge. It can also be helpful for students in classes 5 and 6 as this question are must know GK.

Q48. The national river of India?

Answer: Ganga.

Q49. Which is the national fruit of India?

Answer: Mango.

Q50. Which is the national flower of India?

Answer: Lotus.

Q51. Name the National bird of India.

Answer: The Peacock

Q52. Who is known as the Father of the Indian Constitution?

Answer: Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.

Q53. Which is the national tree of India?

Answer: Banyan tree.

Q54. Who is known as the Father of the Nation?

Answer: Mahatma Gandhi.

Q55. Which countries are separated by the Radcliffe Line?

Answer: India and Pakistan

Q56. Where does the Narmada River originate from?

Answer: Amarkantak

Q57. What is the imaginary line that divides India into two parts?

Answer: Tropic of cancer.

Q58. Which is the capital of India?

Answer: New Delhi.

Q59. What is the National song of India?

Answer: Vande Mataram.

Q60. Name the National Game of India.

Answer: Hockey

Q61. Which river is called the Sorrow of Bihar?

Answer: The Kosi River

Q62.Teesta River is the tributary of which river?

Answer Brahmaputra

Q63. Which State has the largest coastline in India?

Answer Gujarat

Q64. Which Country, India has the longest international boundary?

Answer Bangladesh

Q65.Which River of India is also known as ‘Vridha Ganga’?

Answer Godavari

Q66.Where is Kaziranga National Park situated?

Answer: Assam

Q67.Who composed the Gayatri mantra?

Answer: Vishwamitra

Q68.The Indian Constitution was adopted?

Answer: 26 November 1949

Q69. When did the Indian constitution come into force?

Answer: 26 January 1950

Q70. Who is called Metro Men of India?

Answer: E. Shreedharan

Q71.Who is the water man of India?

Answer: Rajendra Singh

Q72.Who is called the Iron Man of India?

Answer: Sardar Vallabhbhai  Patel

Q73.Who is called the Political guru of Mahatma Gandhi?

Answer: Gopal Krishan Gokhale

Q74. Which is the popular name for the Indian islands on the Arabian Sea?

Answer: Lakshadweep Islands.

Q75. Where is Lake Loktak situated?

Answer: Manipur.

Q76. Who was known as the Indian Napoleon?

Answer: Samudra Gupta

Q77. Who gave the slogan Do or Die?

Answer: Mahatma Gandhi

Discovery and Invention Gk Question

Some questions related to the important invention and discovery. Many great scientists have contributed to the invention of important things. This is given as knowledge and science and technology. It is part of the General Science question and answer.

General science Question and answer

Q78. Who discovered electricity?

Answer: Benjamin Franklin

Q79. Who discovered Penicillin in 1928?

Answer: Alexander Fleming

Q80. Who discovered the theory of relativity?

Answer: Albert Einstein

Q81. Who invented the telephone?

Answer: Alexander Graham Bell

Q82.. Who discovered the X-rays first?

Ans. Wilhelm Roentgen

Q83.. Who gave the universal law of gravitation?

Ans. Issac Newton

Q84. Who invented the Computer?

Answer: Charles Babbage

Q85. Who is the founder of Microsoft?

Answer: Bill Gates

Q86. Who is the inventor of the Radio?

Answer: Guglielmo Marconi

Q87. Who is the inventor of the electric bulb?

Answer: Thomas Edison

Q88. Which is the most sensitive organ in our body?

Answer: Skin

Q89. Which is the nearest star to the Earth?

Answer: Sun

Q90. Which is the principal source of energy for Earth?

Answer: The Sun

Q91. Which planet is known as the Red Planet?

Answer: Mars

Q92. Which is the instrument used to measure blood pressure?

Answer: Sphygmomanometer

Q93. Which language is used by the computer to process data?

Answer: Binary language

Q94:What is the chemical name of a vitamin that causes “Beriberi” disease?

Answer: Thymine

Q95:Who is known as the father of Biology?

Answer: Aristotle 

Q96: Who is known as the father of Chemistry?

Answer: Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier

Q97: Who discovered the neutron?

Answer: James Chadwick

Q98: Who discovered the Proton?

Answer: Ernest Rutherford

Q99: Who discovered the electron?

Answer: J.J. Thomson 

Q100: Who discovered the cell?

Answer: Robert Hooke 


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