General Knowledge Quiz questions

Answer these quick fire questions before the timer runs out! Ten trivia questions on general knowledge with answers.

1. Which country is the world’s largest exporter of Gin?

A - United States

B - Japan

C - United Kingdom

D - China


2. Which brand’s tagline is ‘Just Do It’?

A - Reebok

B - New Balance

C - Nike

D - Adidas


3. What is the capital city of Morocco?

A - Marrakesh

B - Rabat

C - Fes

D - Casablanca


4. ‘The Mystery of Edwin Drood’ was the unfinished novel of which author?

A - Charles Dickens

B - Arthur Conan Doyle

C - Edgar Allen Poe

D - Arthur Symons


5. Who invented dynamite in the 1860s?

A - Samuel Fox

B - Nikola Tesla

C - George Eastman

D - Alfred Nobel


6. In Greek mythology who killed the Hydra?

A - Perseus

B - Jason

C - Hercules

D - Achilles


7. In which US city is the Sears Tower?

A - Boston

B - Chicago

C - San Francisco

D - St. Louis


8. Where is the volcano Mount Etna located?

A - Sicily

B - Sardinia

C - Corsica

D - Menorca


9. Which champion Boxer’s nickname was ‘Dr. Steelhammer’?

A - Wladimir Klitschko

B - Evander Holyfield

C - Floyd Mayweather

D - Tyson Fury


10. Who directed the films ‘Shutter Island’ and ‘Gangs of New York’?

A - Stanley Kubrick

B - Francis Ford Coppola

C - David Fincher

D - Martin Scorsese

Answers

1 (C) United Kingdom

2 (C) Nike

3 (B) Rabat

4 (A) Charles Dickens

5 (D) Alfred Nobel

6 (C) Hercules

7 (B) Chicago

8 (A) Sicily

9 (A) Wladimir Klitschko

10 (D) Martin Scorsese