General Knowledge Quiz Multiple Choice 30 Questions

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Why don’t you have a crack at these 30 easy general knowledge questions! If you are interested in using them in your own quiz, the full list of questions and answers will be available to download in an excel file on the final page of the quiz. (we put it at the end of the quiz to make sure you’re human!)  

Here are some examples of the questions included in this quiz:

  • Virgin Trains, Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Racing, are all companies owned by which famous entrepreneur?
  • What is the first book of the Old Testament?
  • Which best selling toy of 1983 caused hysteria, resulting in riots breaking out in stores?
  • What does a funambulist walk on?
  • In past times, what would a gentleman keep in his fob pocket?
  • Area 51 is located in which US state?
  • What word represents the letter ‘T’ in the NATO phonetic alphabet?
  • Which American president appears on a one dollar bill?
  • What geometric shape is generally used for stop signs?
  • Red Vines is a brand of what type of candy?
  • Which of these colours is NOT featured in the logo for Google?
  • Five dollars is worth how many nickles?
  • What do the letters in the GMT time zone stand for?
  • Which one of these is not a typical European sword design?
  • According to Sherlock Holmes, ‘If you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the…’
  • What do the letters of the fast food chain KFC stand for?
  • What was the first ever London Underground line to be built?
  • Which of the following card games revolves around numbers and basic math?
  • What machine element is located in the center of fidget spinners?
  • Which sign of the zodiac comes between Virgo and Scorpio?
  • What is Tasmania?
  • What company developed the vocaloid Hatsune Miku?
  • Which candy is NOT made by Mars?
  • What is the Zodiac symbol for Gemini?
  • The likeness of which president is featured on the rare $2 bill of USA currency?
  • What is Cynophobia the fear of?
  • Terry Gilliam was an animator that worked with which British comedy group?
  • What is the closest planet to our solar system’s sun?
  • What is the name of NASA’s most famous space telescope?
  • Who is the author of Jurrasic Park?