GK Quiz for Class 2

Q: Name the shape with three sides.

(A) Circle

(B) Triangle

(C) Square

(D) Rectangle


Q: What is the smallest two-digit number?

(A) 10

(B) 11

(C) 15

(D) 14


Q: Which shape has no sides and corners?

(A) Rectangle

(B) Triangle

(C) Circle

(D) Square


Q: Which shape has all four of its sides equal?

(A) Square

(B) Circle

(C) Triangle

(D) Pentagon


Q: What is the largest two digit number?

(A) 50

(B) 80

(C) 48

(D) 99


Q: What is the smallest even number?

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 3

(D) 4


Q: What is the place value of 4 in 654?

(A) Twos

(B) Threes

(C) Ones

(D) None


Q: 4 times 8 equals ___________.

(A) 21

(B) 32

(C) 43

(D) 55


Q: 40+20 equals to ____________.

(A) 30

(B) 40

(C) 50

(D) 60


Q: An adult human has _________ teeth.

(A) 32

(B) 30

(C) 28

(D) 35


Q: Which animal gives us wool?

(A) Sheep

(B) Cow

(C) Giraffe

(D) Dog


Q: What do we get when water freezes?

(A) Steam

(B) Condensation

(C) Water

(D) Ice


Q: What is a house made of snow called?

(A) Hut

(B) Bungalow

(C) Igloo

(D) Barn


Q: What kind of clothes do we wear during winter?

(A) Woollen clothes

(B) Cotton clothes

(C) Silk clothes

(D) Jute clothes


Q: What are the white lines where we cross the road called?

(A) Traffic light

(B) Divider

(C) Footpath

(D) Zebra Crossing


Q: A lion lives in a ______.

(A) Sty

(B) Den

(C) Stable

(D) Kennel


Q: Sun rises in the ________.

(A) North

(B) South

(C) West

(D) East


Q: Sunsets in the _________.

(A) East

(B) West

(C) North

(D) South


Q: What does the red light of a traffic signal indicate?

(A) Go

(B) Wait

(C) Stop

(D) U-turn


Q: What does the green light of a traffic signal indicate?

(A) Wait

(B) Go

(C) Stop

(D) U-turn


Q: India has _____ states.

(A) 21

(B) 24

(C) 26

(D) 28


Q: What does a caterpillar turn into?

(A) Bird

(B) Bee

(C) Housefly

(D) Butterfly


Q: Which Indian city is known as “Pink City”?

(A) Pune

(B) Jaipur

(C) Agra

(D) Kota


Q: Which is the largest cat in the world?

(A) Persian Cat

(B) Bombay Cat

(C) Siberian tiger

(D) Maine Coon


Q: Which animal is known as the “ship of the desert”?

(A) Camel

(B) Cow

(C) Dog

(D) Goat


Q: Which planet do we live on?

(A) Mercury

(B) Mars

(C) Venus

(D) Earth


Q: How many players are there in a cricket team?

(A) 11

(B) 12

(C) 13

(D) 14


Q: The doctor who takes care of our teeth is called ________.

(A) Dentist

(B) Neurologists

(C) Psychiatrists

(D) Allergists


Q: Name the bird that lays the largest eggs.

(A) Pigeon

(B) Hen

(C) Ostrich

(D) Crow


Q: Our solar system has ______ planets.

(A) 8

(B) 9

(C) 10

(D) 7


Q: Name the currency of Thailand.

(A) Rupee

(B) Dollar

(C) Yen

(D) Baht


Q: What is the sound made by a lion?

(A) Roar

(B) Bark

(C) Meow

(D) Growl


Q: What is the young one of an elephant called?

(A) Cub

(B) Calf

(C) Kitten

(D) Fawn


Q: A pig lives in a _____.

(A) Cave

(B) Stable

(C) Kennel

(D) Sty


Q: A year has ___ weeks.

(A) 50

(B) 51

(C) 52

(D) 53


Q: How many kidneys does a human body have?

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 3

(D) 4


Q: How many strings does a violin have?

(A) 1

(B) 2

(C) 3

(D) 4


Q: A century has ____ years.

(A) 100

(B) 125

(C) 150

(D) 200


Q: How many moons does Earth have?

(A) 0

(B) 1

(C) 2

(D) 3


Q: Saturn has ____ moons.

(A) 155

(B) 130

(C) 125

(D) 146


Q: How many colors are there in a rainbow?

(A) 5

(B) 6

(C) 7

(D) 8


Q: In which country can kangaroos be found?

(A) Australia

(B) India

(C) Indonesia



Q: Name the planet in our solar system with the most number of moons.

(A) Mercury

(B) Jupiter

(C) Saturn

(D) Earth


Q: Earth’s atmosphere has ____ layers.

(A) 5

(B) 9

(C) 7

(D) 10


Q: What are the colors of the Olympic rings?

(A) Pink, White, Black, Aqua and Purple

(B) Blue, White, Black, Brown and Orange

(C) Blue, Red, Green, Yellow and Black

(D) Green, Black, Grey, Purple and Pink


Q: A spider has _____ legs.

(A) Four

(B) Eight

(C) Six

(D) Two


Q: Which is the smallest continent in the world?

(A) Australia

(B) Europe

(C) Asia

(D) Africa


Q: How many days are there in a year?

(A) 262

(B) 365

(C) 485

(D) 165


Q: Which month has the least number of days?

(A) January

(B) February

(C) March

(D) April


Q: Which part of a plant grows under the soil?

(A) Root

(B) Stem

(C) Leaves

(D) Trunk


Q: What is the currency of UK?

(A) Dollar

(B) Rupee

(C) Yen

(D) Pound Sterling


Q: What is the currency of Bangladesh?

(A) Pound

(B) Dollar

(C) Taka

(D) Baht


Q: What is the currency of Pakistan?

(A) Rupee

(B) Dollar

(C) Yen

(D) Baht


Q: What is the currency of China?

(A) Yuan

(B) Yen

(C) Baht

(D) Pound


Q: What is the currency of New Zealand?

(A) Baht

(B) Ruble

(C) Pound

(D) Dollar


Q: What is the currency of Russia?

(A) Rupee

(B) Ruble

(C) Dollar

(D) Yuan


Q: Tokyo is the capital of which country?

(A) China

(B) Indonesia

(C) Japan

(D) Korea


Q: What was the real name of Lord Buddha?

(A) Prajapati Gotami

(B) Sundarananda Shakya

(C) Vikram Aditya

(D) Siddhartha Gautama


Q: Oscar award is related to which field?

(A) Film industry

(B) Music Industry

(C) Dance industry

(D) Sports Industry


Q: How many minutes are there in an hour?

(A) 30

(B) 60

(C) 90

(D) 100


Q: A triangle with all three sides equal is called _______.

(A) Right-angled Triangle

(B) Scalene triangle

(C) Isosceles triangle

(D) Equilateral triangle


Q: What is the capital of the Philippines?

(A) Yerevan

(B) Baku

(C) Manila

(D) Moscow


Q: What do you call a person who makes furniture from wood?

(A) Doctor

(B) Blacksmith

(C) Mechanic

(D) Carpenter


Q: Which country is known as “Gift of Nile”?

(A) India

(B) Egypt

(C) Russia

(D) Japan


Q: How many years make a decade?

(A) 7

(B) 10

(C) 12

(D) 15


Q: Which part of a plant is called the “kitchen of the plant”?

(A) Leaf

(B) Fruit

(C) Stem

(D) Root


Q: We smell using our _____.

(A) Eyes

(B) Ears

(C) Mouth

(D) Nose


Q: Who painted the Mona Lisa?

(A) Vincent van Gogh

(B) Claude Monet

(C) Leonardo Da Vinci

(D) Pablo Picasso


Q: We use our ears to _______.

(A) Smell

(B) Hear

(C) Feel

(D) Eat


Q: English alphabets have ____ consonants.

(A) 21

(B) 25

(C) 20

(D) 15


Q: What is the shape of a cricket field?

(A) Square

(B) Rectangle

(C) Circle

(D) Triangle


Q: How many members are there in a Water Polo team?

(A) 9

(B) 5

(C) 11

(D) 7


Q: The word “Grand Slam” is associated with which sport?

(A) Tennis

(B) Badminton

(C) Cricket

(D) Football


Q: What is a group of porcupines called?

(A) Brood

(B) Prickle

(C) Pod

(D) Herd


Q: Name a bird that can fly backward.

(A) Kingfisher

(B) Hummingbird

(C) Woodpecker

(D) Eagle


Q: Who was the first Prime Minister of India?

(A) Subhash Chandra Bose

(B) Rajendra Prasad

(C) Mahatma Gandhi

(D) Jawaharlal Nehru


Q: Which state is known as the ‘fruit bowl’ of India?

(A) Himachal Pradesh

(B) Rajasthan

(C) Gujarat

(D) Tamil Nadu


Q: What is the name of this beautiful monument?

(A) Red Fort

(B) Taj Mahal

(C) Qutub Minar

(D) Mysore Palace


Q: Who is popularly known as the “Iron Man of India”?

(A) Jawaharlal Nehru

(B) Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel

(C) Subhash Chandra Bose

(D) Mahatma Gandhi


Q: What is the sound made by a duck?

(A) Quack

(B) Meow

(C) Bark

(D) Roar


Q: The national currency of India is

(A) Ruble

(B) Baht

(C) Rupee

(D) Dollar


Q: The young one of a kangaroo is

(A) Joey

(B) Calf

(C) Fawn

(D) Lamb


Q: What is the sound made by a horse?

(A) Roar

(B) Quack

(C) Neigh

(D) Meow


Q: Which river is infamous as the ‘Sorrow of Bengal”?

(A) Damodar River

(B) Narmada River

(C) Ganga River

(D) Gomati River


Q: ________ is celebrated as the birth of Jesus Christ.

(A) La Tomatina

(B) Easter

(C) Halloween

(D) Christmas

Q: Thiruvananthapuram is the capital of _______.

(A) Banglore

(B) Orissa

(C) Assam

(D) Kerala


Q: Which is the national sport of India?

(A) Cricket

(B) Hockey

(C) Badminton

(D) Tennis


Q: What does the heart pump?

(A) Blood

(B) Oxygen

(C) Nutrients

(D) Hormones


Q: The longest river in India

(A) Narmada

(B) Godavari

(C) Ganga

(D) Yamuna


Q: Which is the national fruit of India?

(A) Strawberry

(B) Apple

(C) Orange

(D) Mango


Q: How many spokes does the wheel in the Indian Flag have?

(A) 24 spokes

(B) 25 spokes

(C) 15 spokes

(D) 20 spokes


Q: Who is the first citizen of India?

(A) Supreme Court Judge

(B) Home Minister

(C) President of India

(D) Prime Minister


Q: What is the name of this famous painting?


(A) Mona Lisa

(B) The Starry Night

(C) Las Meninas

(D) Irises


Q: How many cats can you see in this picture?


(A) 5 cats

(B) 9 cats

(C) 10 cats

(D) 12 cats


Q: How do you relate to your maternal grandfather?

(A) Father’s father

(B) Mother’s father

(C) Father’s brother

(D) Mother’s brother


Q: Which is the longest side of a right-angled triangle?

(A) Hypotenuse

(B) Opposite

(C) Adjacent

(D) None of the above


Q: How many zeros are there in one crore?

(A) Five

(B) Six

(C) Seven

(D) Eight


Q: How many planets does our solar system consist of?

(A) Eight

(B) Nine

(C) Ten

(D) Eleven


Q: Which is the closest planet to Earth?

(A) Mercury

(B) Venus

(C) Jupiter

(D) Saturn


Q: Which is the farthest planet from Earth?

(A) Neptune

(B) Jupiter

(C) Mars

(D) Venus


Q: Which is the largest moon in our solar system?

(A) Mimas

(B) Ganymede

(C) Oberon

(D) Proteus


Q: What is the cause of the Sun’s energy?

(A) Fusion of Carbon and Helium

(B) Fusion of Hydrogen and Oxygen

(C) Fusion of Neon and Nitrogen

(D) Fusion of Hydrogen and Helium


Q: Which is the nearest planet to the Sun?

(A) Mars

(B) Mercury

(C) Earth

(D) Neptune


Q: How much time does the sunlight take to reach the Earth?

(A) 5 minutes 40 seconds

(B) 6 minutes 50 seconds

(C) 8 minutes 20 seconds

(D) 9 minutes 30 seconds


Q: How much time does the moonlight take to reach the Earth?

(A) 1.02 seconds

(B) 1.26 seconds

(C) 2.41 seconds

(D) 2.54 seconds


Q: Who invented the telephone?

(A) Nikola Tesla

(B) Thomas Edison

(C) Benjamin Franklin

(D) Alexander Graham Bell


Q: Who invented the radio?

(A) Guglielmo Marconi

(B) Tim Berners-Lee

(C) Henry Ford

(D) Louis Pasteur


Q: Who has composed the national anthem of India?

(A) Rabindranath Tagore

(B) Jawaharlal Nehru

(C) M.K. Gandhi

(D) Lal Bahadur Shastri


Q: Where is Mount Everest located?

(A) Nepal

(B) China

(C) Japan

(D) India


Q: Who is the first person to climb Mount Everest?

(A) Nirmal Purja

(B) Ed Viesturs and Wanda Rutkiewicz

(C) Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay

(D) David Lama


Q: Who is the first Indian to climb Mount Everest?

(A) Mohan Singh Kohli

(B) Avtar Singh Cheema

(C) Malavath Purna

(D) Premlata Agrawal


Q: Who is the first Indian woman to climb Mount Everest?

(A) Premlata Agrawal

(B) Malavath Purna

(C) Bachendri Pal

(D) Arunima Sinha


Q: Who designed the national flag of India?

(A) Jawaharlal Nehru

(B) Mahatma Gandhi

(C) Rabindranath Tagore

(D) Pingali Venkayya


Q: Where is the Parliament of India located?

(A) New Delhi

(B) Rajasthan

(C) Madhya Pradesh

(D) Maharashtra


Q: In which city Charminar is located?

(A) Delhi

(B) Banglore

(C) Hyderabad

(D) Gujarat


Q: Which two major rivers form the biggest delta system in the world?

(A) Ganga and Brahmaputra

(B) Nile and Senegal

(C) The Mississippi and the Yazoo

(D) None of the above


Q: Which is the shortest bone in the human body?

(A) Spine

(B) Skull

(C) Stapes

(D) Carpals


Q: Which is the longest bone in the human body?

(A) Skull

(B) Stapes

(C) Spine

(D) Femur


Q: How many Union Territories are there in India?

(A) Five

(B) Four

(C) Six

(D) Eight


Q: Which is the capital city of India?

(A) New Delhi

(B) Pune

(C) Jaipur

(D) Indore


Q: In which city is Hawa Mahal located?

(A) Pune

(B) Jaipur

(C) Delhi

(D) Ajmer


Q: What is the length-to-width ratio of the Indian Flag?

(A) 1:2

(B) 2:3

(C) 3:2

(D) 3:4


Q: What is the number of days Diwali comes after Dussehra?

(A) 10

(B) 15

(C) 20

(D) 25


Q: Who is the Prime Minister of India?

(A) Narendra Damodardas Modi

(B) Rahul Gandhi

(C) Arvind Kejriwal

(D) Sharad Pawar


Q: Who is the President of India?

(A) Ram Nath Kovind

(B) Droupadi Murmu

(C) Narendra Modi

(D) Rahul Gandhi


Q: Who is India’s second citizen?

(A) Prime Minister

(B) President

(C) Vice-President

(D) Home Minister


Q: Who is India’s third citizen?

(A) Prime Minister

(B) President

(C) Chief Minister

(D) Home Minister


Q: How many oceans are there in the world?

(A) Two

(B) Four

(C) Six

(D) Five


Q: How many bones are there in the adult human body?

(A) 105

(B) 165

(C) 206

(D) 215


Q: Which is the hardest part of the human body?

(A) Enamel

(B) Bone

(C) Organ

(D) Skin

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