GK-17(Confusing Facts)

UPSC, PSC, BANK, RAILWAY,etc. Examination Questions

PSC Question and Answer about GK-17(Confusing Facts) including for Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

Question1:- The land of mid night Sun



Norvey


Question2:-The land of morning Sun



Japan


Question3:-The official house of the British King



Buckingham Palace


Question4:- The official house of the British Prime Minister



10 Downing Street


Question5:-The first African Country which got independence from Britain



Ghana (1957)


Question6:- The first African Country to be free from Colonial rule



Ethiopia (1943)


Question7:- Ethiopia got freedom from ---- country



Italy


Question8:- American and French Revolutions took place in ---------century



18 th


Question9:- Chinese and Russian Revolutions took place in ------- century



20 th


Question10:-The independence Declaration of America was made by



Thomas Jefferson


Question11:- The father of American Constitution



James Madison


Question12:- The national anthem of USA



The Star Spangled Banner


Question13:- The National Flag of USA is



Old Glory or Star & Stripes


Question14:- The biggest city of America is



New York


Question15:-The Capital of America



Washington DC


Question16:-the capital of the State Washington in America



Olympia


Question17:- The smallest State is



Road Island


Question18:-The least populated State of America



Wyoming


Question19:- The biggest state of America



Alaska


Question20:- The most populated state of America



California


Question21:- The first European to reach America



Columbus


Question22:-Columbus was born in ---------



Italy


Question23:- America got its name from the person named ---------



Amerigo Vespuchi


Question:- The Space Travelers of America are known as -------



Astronauts


Question25:-The Space travelers of Russia are known as ---------



Cosmonauts


Question26:-The Space travelers of China are known as --------



Theykonaut


Question27:- The first Country to use atom bomb



USA


Question28:- The first Country on which Atom Bomb is used



Japan


Question29:-The biggest river of Africa



Nile


Question30:-Nile River flows to -------- sea



Mediterranean


Question31:- The biggest African River which flows to Indian Ocean



Sambazi


Question32:-The Political Capital of Sri Lanka is



Sree Jayavardhanapura Kotta


Question33:- The Commercial Capital of Sri Lanka



Colombo


Question34:- The Island of Cloves



Madagascar


Question35:- The biggest Island in the Indian Ocean



Madagascar


Question36:- Madagascar is the ------ th biggest island in the World



Fourth


Question37:-Grand Canal is situated at



China


Question38:- Grand Canyon is situated at



USA


Question39:- The biggest Western Hemisphere Country



Russia


Question40:- The biggest Eastern Hemisphere Country



Canada


Question41:- The smallest African Country



Sea Shells


Question42:-The smallest country of African Mainland



Gambia


Question43:- The Jasmine Revolution occurred in which African Country



Tunisia


Question44:-Jasmine Revolution was in the year



2011


Question45:-Lotus revolution was occurred in



Egypt


Question46:- Lotus Revolution was in the year



2011


Question47:- The local wind which means 'One who eats Ice '



Chinuk


Question48:- Th local wind which also known as 'Doctor'



Hermaton


Question49:- The biggest Arab Country is



Algeria


Question50:- The second biggest Arab Country



Soudi Arabia


Question51:- The biggest Gulf Country



Soudi Arabia


Question52:- The first Country in the World to use Airplane in War



Italy (1911)


Question53:- The first Country in the world to introduce Air Force is



France


Question54:- The planets which are called 'Modern Planets'



Uranus and Neptune


Question55:- The Planets which are called 'Classical Planets'



Mercury, Venus, Mars ,Jupiter and Saturn


Question56:-The Painting "Last Supper " is of -------



Lianardo Davinci


Question57:- The Painting 'Last Judgment ' is of -------



Michelanjelo


Question58:- The most number of Countries are in ------- Continent



Africa


Question59:- The most number of Developed Countries are in -------Continent



Europe


Question60:- The Asian Country with the longest coast line



Indonesia


Question61:- The Country with the longest Coast line in the World is



Canada


Question62:- Magellen was murdered at



Philippines


Question63:- Captain Cook was murdered at



Hawai Island


Question64:-The African Country Niger got freedom from



France


Question65:-Nigeria got freedom from



Britain


Question66:- The country which is known as the heart of Africa



Burundi


Question67:- The country which is known as the "Stopped heart of Africa " is



Chad


Question68:- Antony and Cleopatra was written by



Shakespeare


Question69:- Caesar and Cleopatra was written by



George Bernard Shaw


Question70:- The planet with longest Day and Night



Venus


Question71:- The planet with shortest Day and Night



Jupiter


Question72:-The War Field of Europe



Belgium


Question73:- The Cock Pit of Europe



Belgium


Question74:-The Gateway of Europe



Rotterdam Port in Netherlands


Question75:- The Patient of Europe



Turkey


Question76:-The patient of Asia



Myanmar


Question77:- The first Country comes in the Alphabetical order



Afghanistan


Question78:- The last Country comes in the Alphabetical Order



Zimbabwe


Question79:- The component Countries of United Kingdom



England, Scotland,Wales and Northern Ireland


Question80:-The component countries of Great Britain



England, Scotland and Wales


Question81:-The first Space Tourist



Dennis Titto (2001)


Question82:- The second Space Tourist



Mark Shuttle Worth


Question83:-The first Woman Space Tourist



Anoushe Ansari (2006)


Question84:- The first Space Traveler



Yuri Gagarin (Russia)


Question85:- The first one to reach the Moon



Neil Amstrong (USA)


Question86:- The first President of America



George Washington


Question87:-The first Vice President of America



John Adams


Question88:- The boundary line between the North and South Koreas



38 th Parallel Line


Question89:- The boundary line between USA and Canada



49 th Parallel Line


Question90:-The first Asian Country comes in the Alphabetical Order



Afghanistan


Question91:- The last Asian Country comes in the Alphabetical Order



Yemen


Question92:- The biggest Ocean



Pacific Ocean


Question93:- The biggest Sea in the World



South China Sea


Question94:- The biggest Written Constitution is of ------



India


Question95:- The shortest Written Constitution is of ------



USA


Question96:- The widest Waterfalls in the World is



Khon


Question97:- Khon Water Falls is in -------- river



Mykong River


Question98:- The highest Water Falls in the World is



Salto Angel


Question99:- The Oldest Parliament is of ------ Country



Iceland


Question100:- The mother of Parliaments



Britain