Wednesday, March 30, 2016

20 General Knowledge Table Quiz Questions


20 General Knowledge questions and answers.


1.    What is Charlie's surname in Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory?
2.    In which US State was Donald Trump born?
3.    Europa, Ganymede and Callisto are moons of which planet?
4.    The somoni is the currency of which central Asian country?
5.    Which instant messaging service was acquired by Facebook in 2014 for USD$19.3 billion?
6.    Who won Academy Award for Best Actor in 1966 for his role in Cat Ballou?
7.    Runaround Sue was a 1961 hit for which artist?
8.    Which disease affects the nerve cells in the brain that produce dopamine?
9.    The Soviet-Afghan War ended in February 1989 but in which year did it begin?
10.    Which British low-cost airline is based in Exeter?
11.    Parris Island is located in which US State?
12.    What is the upper limit of our atmosphere called?
13.    Herbert Walker are the middle names of which former US President?
14.    In which year did the Vietnam War officially end with the withdrawal of US troops from Saigon?
15.    What tree is known as General Sherman in the Giant Forest of Sequoia National Park in the U.S. state of California?
16.    Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near which modern-day Italian City?
17.    What is the square root of 484?
18.    St. Gallen is a city in which European country?
19.    Who wrote The Hunger Games books?
20.    Rhodesia is the former name of which country?
ANSWERS:
  1. Bucket
  2. New York (Queens, NYC)
  3. Jupiter
  4. Tajikistan
  5. WhatsApp
  6. Lee Marvin
  7. Dion
  8. Parkinson's
  9. 1979 (December)
  10. Flybe
  11. South Carolina
  12. Exosphere
  13. George Bush Senior
  14. 1975
  15. Giant Sequoia
  16. Naples
  17. 22
  18. Switzerland
  19. Suzanne Collins
  20. Zimbabwe