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Simple GK Questions For Kids | 50 General Knowledge Questions & Answers

Kids nowadays are constantly thirsty for knowledge and therefore general knowledge has become one of the interesting subjects among kids. To make it more interesting, simple GK questions for kids are designed, so that their interest remains intact as well as curiosity grows.

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To ascertain the interest, the GK questions for kids mentioned below are segregated Subject wise –

 

1. GK Questions for Kids in HISTORY Category:

 

  • Who is called the Father of India?
      1. Rajendra Prasad
      2. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
      3. Abdul Kalam Azad
      4. Jawaharlal Nehru

Answer: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

  • First man to step on moon was ______________?
    1. Neil Armstrong
    2. Alfred Nobel
    3. Thomas Edison
    4. Alan Bean

Answer: Neil Armstrong

  • Which is the first country that used Paper as Money?
    1. India
    2. Russia
    3. China
    4. Japan

Answer: China

  • ______________ is the First Indian who got the Nobel Prize in Physics?
    1. C.V Raman
    2. Abhijit Banerjee
    3. Har Gobind Khorana
    4. Rabindranath Tagore

Answer: C.V Raman

  • Which is India’s First University?
    1. Nalanda University
    2. Banaras Hindu University
    3. Delhi University
    4. Indira Gandhi National Open University

Answer: Nalanda University

2. GK Questions for Kids in INVENTIONS Category:

  • Who invented the Light Bulb?
      1. Thomas Edison
      2. Eli Whitney
      3. Benjamin Franklin
      4. Francis Beaufort

Answer: Thomas Edison

  • ______________ is the Father of White Revolution.
    1. Baba Ramdev
    2. Verghese Kurein
    3. Raja Ramana
    4. Patanjali

Answer: Verghese Kurein

  • What is the Green Revolution related to?
    1. Agriculture Production
    2. Seeds 
    3. Production growth
    4. Plantation of trees

Answer: Agriculture Production

  • Who invented Telephone in 1876?
    1. Alexander Graham Bell
    2. Anton Astra
    3. Robert Hooke
    4. Rabindranath Tagore

Answer: Alexander Graham Bell

  • The Scientist who gave the digit “0” to the world?
    1. Aryabhata
    2. Srinivasa Ramanujan
    3. Bhaskara I
    4. Bhaskara II

Answer: Aryabhata

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3. GK Questions for Kids in SPORTS Category:

  • Name the sports personality who has won medals in various Badminton tournaments including gold in the 2019 World Olympics?
      1. Sakshi Malik
      2. P.V Sindhu
      3. Saina Nehwal
      4. P.T. Usha

Answer:  P. V Sindhu

  • Who is famously called as the Flying Sikh of India?
    1. Sandeep Singh
    2. Milkha Singh
    3. Sachin Tendulkar
    4. Virat Kohli

Answer: Milkha Singh

  • Number of Players in a Basketball side is _______?
    1. 6
    2. 11
    3. 15
    4. 5

Answer: 5

  • Number of Rings in the Olympic flag __________?
    1. Two
    2. Six
    3. Five
    4. Eight

Answer: Five

  • Brian Lara is associated with which Sport?
    1. Hockey
    2. Cricket
    3. Badminton
    4. Tennis

Answer: Cricket

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4. GK Questions for Kids  in WILDLIFE Category:

  • Which is the largest mammal on Earth?
    1. Blue Whale
    2. Hippopotamus
    3. African Elephant
    4. Rhinoceros

Answer: Blue Whale

  • Which sea creature has 8 legs?
    1. Shark
    2. Octopus
    3. Crab
    4. Sea Horse

Answer: Octopus

  • Which of the following bird is known for its intelligence?
    1. Parrot
    2. Owl
    3. Sparrow
    4. Pigeon

Answer: Owl

  • What is the sound made by Cow?
    1. Moo
    2. Cackle
    3. Meow
    4. Quack Quack

Answer: Moo

  • ________________  is the young one of Pig called?
    1. Cub
    2. Kit
    3. Piglet
    4. None of the Above

Answer: Piglet


5. GK Questions for Kids in FOOD Category:

  • Which fruit has its seeds outside it?
      1. Pineapple
      2. Strawberry
      3. Watermelon
      4. Banana

Answer: Strawberry

  • Which food item is carved during Halloween?
    1. Watermelon
    2. Mango
    3. Pumpkins
    4. Apple

Answer: Pumpkins

  • Maize is commonly called as ___________ ?
    1. Potato
    2. Wheat
    3. Corn
    4. Carrot

Answer: Corn

  • Which Chocolate says “Have a Break”?
    1. 5 Star
    2. Kit-Kat
    3. Dairy Milk
    4. Amul

Answer: Kit-Kat

  • Which country is known for Sushi?
    1. China
    2. Korea
    3. USA
    4. Japan

Answer: Japan

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6. GK Questions for Kids in CULTURE Category:

  • _____________ Festival is celebrate as the birth of Jesus Christ?
      1. Christmas
      2. Diwali
      3. Good Friday
      4. Easter

Answer: Christmas

  • How many languages are there in India?
    1. 29
    2. 22
    3. 30
    4. 45

Answer: 22

  • Name the university founded by Madan Mohan Malaviya?
    1. Madurai Kamaraj University
    2. Delhi University
    3. University of Rajasthan
    4. Banaras Hindu University

Answer: Banaras Hindu University

  • Which state is famous for Dilwara Temple?
    1. Maharashtra
    2. Rajasthan
    3. Punjab
    4. Uttar Pradesh

Answer: Rajasthan

  • Which is the Tamil Harvest Festival?
    1. Pongal
    2. Ugadi
    3. Onam
    4. Hampi

Answer: Pongal

7. GK Questions for Kids in COUNTRY Category:

  • Why is 26th January considered Special?
      1. Independence Day
      2. Republic Day
      3. Gandhi Jayanti
      4. Good Friday

Answer: Republic Day

  • Emblem of India has how many numbers of Lions?
    1. 2
    2. 3
    3. 4
    4. 1

Answer: 4

  • In which language does the National Anthem of India “Jana Gana Mana” was originally composed by poet Rabindranath Tagore?
    1. Punjabi
    2. Bengali
    3. Hindi
    4. English

Answer: Bengali

  • Who is the current President of India?
    1. Ram Nath Kovind
    2. Narendra Modi
    3. Amit Shah
    4. Yogi Adityanath

Answer: Ram Nath Kovind

  • Where is the headquarters of ISRO located?
    1. New Delhi
    2. Mumbai
    3. Bangalore
    4. Calcutta

Answer: Bangalore

 

8. GK Questions for Kids in WORLD Category:

 

  • Name the largest country in the world?
      1. Russia
      2. Canada
      3. China
      4. Antarctica

Answer: Russia

  • Amongst the following, which is the tallest mountain in the world?
    1. Mount Everest
    2. Mt. Kilimanjaro
    3. Himalayas
    4. Mt. Kinabalu

Answer: Mount Everest

  • Total number of Continents in the world are ___________?
    1. 5
    2. 10
    3. 7
    4. 3

Answer: 7

  • Which is the smallest Continent?
    1. Australia
    2. Africa
    3. Asia
    4. Antarctica

Answer: Australia

  • What is the currency of Japan?
    1. Euro
    2. Dollar
    3. Pound
    4. Yen

Answer: Yen
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9. GK Questions for Kids  in SCIENCE & ENVIRONMENT Category:

 

  • What type of Gas do plants absorb?
    1. Oxygen
    2. Carbon dioxide
    3. Nitrogen
    4. Argon

Answer: Carbon dioxide

  • Name the body part which covers most of your body and comes in different colors?
    1. Eyes
    2. Ears
    3. Bones
    4. Hair

Answer: Hair

  • What is the resulting State if you boil water?
    1. Gas
    2. Steam
    3. Snow
    4. Mist

Answer: Steam

  • Food goes to ______________ body part after Chewing & Swallowing.
    1. Large Intestine
    2. Small Intestine
    3. Lungs
    4. Stomach

Answer: Stomach

  • Which material provides a maximum level of transparency?
    1. Wood
    2. Glass
    3. Paper
    4. Metal

Answer: Glass

 

10. GK Questions for Kids  in  ABBREVIATIONS Category:

 

  • Abbreviation PC stands for ______________ ?
      1. Personal Computer
      2. Personal Communication
      3. Professional Communication
      4. Post Court

Answer: Personal Computer

  • Expand GSI.
    1. Geographical Survey Of India
    2. Global Survey Of India
    3. Gross Survey Of India
    4. Geographical Survey Of India.

Answer: Geographical Survey Of India

  • Expand FIR.
    1. Final Information Report
    2. Free Information Report
    3. First Information Report
    4. Foreign Information Report

Answer: First Information Report

  • What is the full form of ATM?
    1. Automatic Totaling Machine
    2. Automatic Teller Machine
    3. Automated Tallying Machine
    4. Automated Transaction of Money

Answer: Automatic Teller Machine 

  • What is the full form of PIN?
    1. Postman Index Number
    2. Past Index Number
    3. Postal Indent Number
    4. Postal Index Number

Answer: Postal Index Number

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Author: Kratika Ajmani | Banker by Profession | Writer by Passion | New Mommy on board

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