General Knowledge - World

Which organ of the United Nations has ceased to be operational?

A) Economic and Social Council

B) International Court of Justice

C) Trusteeship Council

D) Secretariat

The United Nations is considered as a universal organisation. Which organ of the united nations fully represents the fact?

A) The Economic and Social Council

B)  The Security Council

C) The Secretariat

D) The General Assembly

United Nations adapted a Charter of Economic Rights in the year

A) 1969

B) 1974

C) 1956

D) 1964

SAARC was founded in

A) New Delhi

B) Geneva

C) Dhaka

D) Thimpu

The deepest point in the world is

A) Dead Sea

B) South Pole

C) Mariana Trench

D) Sinai Peninsula

La Paz is the __ capital in the world.

A) Lowest

B) Highest

C) Richest

D) Smallest

Which of the following country’s Parliaments is one of the oldest Parliaments in the World?

A) United Kingdom

B) India

C) USA

D) Iceland

The Headquarter of UNESCO is in?

A) London

B) Paris

C) Bern

D) Rome

The tenure of a Judge of International Court of Justice is ?

A) 8 years

B) 9 years

C) 11 years

D) 11 years

The Mariana Trench is in the __________ Ocean.

A) Atlantic

B) Arctic

C) Antarctic

D) Pacific

The depth of the Mariana Trench is __________ meters.

A) 10,011

B) 10,411

C) 10,611

D) 10,911

Panama (a country) connects the two continents

A) Asia and Europe

B) Asia and Africa

C) South America and North America

D) Asia and Australia

Turkey connects the two continents

A) Asia and Europe

B) Asia and Africa

C) South America and North America

D) Asia and Australia

Egypt connects the two continents

A) Asia and Europe

B) Asia and Africa

C) South America and North America

D) Asia and Australia

The Panama Canal in Panama is a man-made 77 km waterway that connects

A) Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean

B) Atlantic Ocean and Arctic

C) Arctic Ocean and Antarctic Ocean

D) Pacific Ocean and Arctic Ocean

The Engadin Valley is located in

A) Switzerland

B) Portugal

C) Turkey

D) Egypt

The Pico Island is located in

A) Switzerland

B) Portugal

C) Turkey

D) Egypt

Sultan Ahmed Mosque in Istanbul is popularly known as the

A) Green Mosque

B) Blue Mosque

C) Red Mosque

D) Yellow Mosque

Lake Lucerne that has complicated shape with several sharp bends and four arms is located in

A) Egypt

B) Portugal

C) Switzerland

D) Turkey

Which city is also called The City of 1,000 Minarets?

A) Istanbul

B) Cairo

C) Makkah

D) Islamabad

The South Pole of the Earth is located in

A) Norway

B) Antarctica

C) Arctic Ocean

D) Pacific Ocean

The North Pole of the Earth is located in

A) Norway

B) Antarctica

C) Arctic Ocean

D) Pacific Ocean

Which statement is true about South and North Poles of the Earth?

A) South Pole is warmer than the North Pole

B) North Pole is warmer than the South Pole

C) Both poles have equal temperature

D) Both poles lie in the Ocean

The Sinai Peninsula is located in

A) Egypt

B) Portugal

C) Switzerland

D) Turkey

The Pena Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is located in

A) Egypt

B) Portugal

C) Switzerland

D) Turkey