General knowledge quiz questions and answers

Test your quiz knowledge with 10 multiple choice general knowledge questions.

1 - Quartz movement is a type of what device?

A - Wrist watch

B - Mobile phone

C - Television

D - Radio


2 - Brazil and Vietnam are the World’s two largest producers of what commodity?

A - Coffee

B - Gold

C - Tea

D - Oil


3 - Which of these battles took place most recently?

A - Hastings

B - Yorktown

C - Waterloo

D - Vienna


4 - What is the subject of the American magazine ‘Variety’?

A - Politics

B - Food

C - Entertainment

D - Science


5 - In 2009, Samoa brought in a law that forced citizens to do what?

A - Vote

B - Drive on the left

C - Pay taxes

D - Work


6 - Anabolic steroids are usually taken to promote the growth of what?

A - Hair

B - Nails

C - Muscles

D - Bones


7 - What term describes the processing of large amounts of numerical data?

A - Number chomping 

B - Number chewing

C - Number crunching

D - Number champing


8 - What currency did Ecuador officially adopt in 2000?

A - Brazilian Real

B - US dollar

C - Mexican pesos

D - Euro


9 - Where was the first organised bobsleigh competition held?

A - Chamonix

B - St. Moritz

C - Lillehammer

D - Lake Placid


10 - What does a ‘gormandizer’ do to excess?

A - Sleep

B - Work

C - Exercise

D - Eat

Answers

1 (A) Wrist watch

2 (A)  Coffee

3 (C) Waterloo

4 (C) Entertainment

5 (B) Drive on the left

6 (C) Muscles

7 (C) Number crunching

8 (B) US dollar

9 (B) St. Moritz

10 (D) Eat