Basic General Knowledge for Class (6-8)

Questions Answers
1. Which is the highest award in India? Bharat Ratna Award
2. What is the boiling point of water? 100 degree
3. Which is the second highest award in India? Padma Vibhushan
4. What is the melting point of water? 0 degree
5. Which gas is known as laughing gas? Nitrous Oxide
6. Which is the strongest metal in the world? tungsten
7. Which is the fastest animal on the land? Cheetah
8. Which is the tallest mountain in the world? Mount Everest
9. Who got the first Bharat Ratna award? Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
10. What is the lightest gas? Hydrogen
11. What Is the Lightest Metal? lithium
12. Which is the national bird of America? American Bald Eagle
13. Which is the national bird of Australia? Emu
14. Which is the national game of USA? Baseball
15. What is the national animal of USA? American Bison

16. What is the largest ocean in the world? Pacific Ocean
17. Which of the largest country of the world? Russia
18. Who is the first Indian woman to get Nobel Prize? Mother Teresa
19. What is the name of house made of ice? Igloo
20. Which of the hottest continent on Earth? Africa
21. Which is the coldest continent on earth? Antarctica
22. Which is the smallest continent in size? Australia
23. What is the full form of NEWS? North East West South
24. Who made the first antibiotic? Alexander Fleming
25. Which is the biggest bird in the world? Ostrich
26. What do the letters www stand for? World Wide Web
27. Which is the hardest substance available on earth? Diamond
28. What does ISP stand for? Internet service provider.
29. What proteins are made of? Amino acids

30. When was first International Yoga Day celebrated? 21 June 2015
31. Which is the smallest planet of the Solar System? Mercury
32. Which planet is the biggest planet in the solar system? Jupiter
33. When is the World Health Day celebrated? 7 April
34. Which chemical is used for disinfection of water? Chlorine
35. Wastewater released by houses is called? Sewage
36. Which of the two changes frequently, weather or climate? Weather
37. Which jungle is the most dense in the world? Amazon
38. Where do bees live? Hive
39. What sheep has the most expensive wool? Merino
40. Which planet is known as the Red Planet? Mars