World General Knowledge Questions

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World General Knowledge Questions

Friends, world general knowledge refers to the history of mankind in all places of the earth from the past to the present day which is seen as the history of different eras, civilization, religion, languages, culture, period, war etc. Explain that India is one of the world's first urban civilization ie Indus Valley Civilization. If you want to pass competitive exams like SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC MTS, CAPF, RRB, Bank etc. then World History GK questions are of special importance from the exam point of view because the purpose of these questions is to test the basic understanding of the candidate.

Here, I am providing the World General Knowledge GK Questions 2020 for those learners who are preparing for competitive exams. In this post, I have updated the most important questions and answers around the Daily GK with the latest General Knowledge Questions about many topics covered.

If you found this article useful for competitive exam preparation, then you can also start your preparation with GK Mock Test 2020 and Practice Tests.

World General Knowledge Questions 2020  

Q :  

Which tribe does Harpoon use for hunting?

(A) Eskimo

(B) daughter-in-law

(C) Khirgiz

(D) Bushman

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

Which of the following is formerly called Manchester?

(A) Tokyo

(B) Ivanovo

(C) Osaka

(D) Shanghai

Correct Answer : C

Q :  

Indonesia was formerly known as

(A) Indian East Indies

(B) Dutch East Indies

(C) New Colony of Britain

(D) Sandwich Island

Correct Answer : B

Q :  

Which country was formerly known as New Grenada?

(A) Colombia

(B) Peru

(C) Venezuela

(D) Bolivia

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

Sri Lanka was formerly known as

(A) Ceylon

(B) Siamese

(C) Sandwich Island

(D) Salisbury

Correct Answer : A

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    A Writer, Teacher and GK Expert. I am an M.A. & M.Ed. in English Literature and Political Science. I am highly keen and passionate about reading Indian History. Also, I like to mentor students about how to prepare for a competitive examination. Share your concerns with me by comment box. Also, you can ask anything at

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