General Knowledge Solved Practice Test From PCS Past Paper
General Knowledge Solved Practice Test from PCS Past Paper
1. What is the capital of Zimbabwe?
2. In which country Al-Tehrir square is located?
Ans: Egypt (Cairo)
3. Canton is city of which country?
4. What is the origin of Lake Nile?
Ans: Lake Tana in Ethiopia …( Lake Victoria,)
5 .Which country has the largest Hydro (hydel) Power generating plant?
6 .Which Country Christopher Columbus belonged to?
7 Pythagoras belonged to which country?
8. Isaac Newton belonged to which country?
9. When did railway service start in India?
10 Mount Everest was named after Which Colonel?
Ans: George Everest (surveyor general of india)
11. what is the meaning of de-facto?
Ans: In reality or fact; actually
12 What is the meaning of faux pas?
Ans: It is a French word meaning a social blunder or indiscretion.
13 what is the meaning of carte blanche?
Ans: from French: blank paper
14 which is coldest planet?
Ans: Until it lost its planetary status in 2006, Pluto was the coldest, but now is Uranus has an outer temperature of -224 degrees Celsius
15 What is the name of planet with shortest day?
16 Which book was written by Tolstoy?
Ans: War and peace
17 In which month Russian revolution was started?
18 Russia launched its space mission to moon in 1957. Tell the date?
Ans: 4th October
19 Secretary General of UNO belongs to which country?
Ans: South Korea
20 International Court of Justice sits in?
Ans: The Hauge