General knowledge quiz questions with answers

Can you answer these 10 multiple choice questions before the time runs out? Good luck and enjoy the quiz!

1 - AT&T is a major company in what industry?

A - Shipping 

B - Finance

C - Telecommunications

D - Insurance


2 - The Christmas cake ‘Panettone’ comes from which country?

A - Greece

B - Spain

C - Italy

D - France


3 - The name ‘Volkswagen’ means what in English?

A - World’s car

B - Nation’s car

C - People’s car

D - Europe’s car


4 - What currency was used in France before the Euro?

A - Peseta

B - Lira

C - Franc

D - Pound


5 - In sleep, what does ‘R’ in ‘REM’ stand for?

A - Real

B - Repetitive

C - Rapid

D - Right


6 - The Kwik-E-Mart is a shop in which animated TV series?

A - Family Guy

B - American Dad

C - The Simpsons

D - Futurama


7 - How many countries occupy the Korean peninsular?

A - 1

B - 2

C - 3

D - 4


8 - In Mary Shelley’s novel, who or what was Frankenstein?

A - Scientist

B - Laboratory

C - Monster

D - Castle


9 - What was the command module for Apollo 11’s journey to the Moon?

A - America

B - Endeavour

C - Discovery

D - Columbia


10 - What is the national sport of Japan?

A - Baseball

B - Sumo Wrestling

C - Judo

D - Soccer


Answers


1 (C) Telecommunications

2 (C) Italy

3 (C) People’s car

4 (C) Franc 

5 (C) Rapid

6 (C) The Simpsons

7 (B) 2

8 (A) Scientist

9 (D) Columbia

10 (B) Sumo Wrestling