Gk Questions for Class 8th with Answers

Gk quiz for class 8

Question 1: Which planet is known as the “Red Planet”?

a) Venus

b) Jupiter

c) Mars

d) Saturn

Answer: c) Mars.

Question 2: Who is the author of the famous play “Romeo and Juliet”?

a) William Shakespeare

b) Charles Dickens

c) Mark Twain

d) Jane Austen

Answer: a) William Shakespeare.

 Question 3: What is the capital city of France?

a) Berlin

b) London

c) Paris

d) Rome

Answer: c) Paris.

Question 4: Which animal is known as the “King of the Jungle”?

a) Lion

b) Elephant

c) Tiger

d) Leopard

Answer: a) Lion.

Question 5: Which country is famous for the Taj Mahal?

a) India

b) China

c) Egypt

d) Greece

Answer: a) India.

Question 6: How many continents are there on Earth?

a) 4

b) 5

c) 6

d) 7

Answer: d) 7.

Question 7: What is the largest planet in our solar system?

a) Mercury

b) Venus

c) Earth

d) Jupiter

Answer: d) Jupiter.

Question 8: Which famous scientist discovered the theory of gravity after an apple fell on his head?

a) Isaac Newton

b) Albert Einstein

c) Galileo Galilei

d) Thomas Edison

Answer: a) Isaac Newton.

Question 9: What is the national flower of India?

a) Rose

b) Sunflower

c) Lotus

d) Orchid

Answer: c) Lotus.

Question 10: Which ocean is the largest and covers more than one-third of the Earth’s surface?

a) Pacific Ocean

b) Indian Ocean

c) Atlantic Ocean

d) Arctic Ocean

Answer: a) Pacific Ocean.

Question 11: Who painted the famous artwork “Mona Lisa”?

a) Vincent van Gogh

b) Pablo Picasso

c) Leonardo da Vinci

d) Michelangelo

Answer: c) Leonardo da Vinci.

Question 12: What is the capital city of the United Kingdom?

a) Paris

b) London

c) Berlin

d) New York

Answer: b) London.

Question 13: What is the largest mammal on Earth?

a) Elephant

b) Blue Whale

c) Giraffe

d) Lion

Answer: b) Blue Whale.

Question 14: Which famous scientist developed the theory of relativity?

a) Isaac Newton

b) Albert Einstein

c) Galileo Galilei

d) Charles Darwin

Answer: b) Albert Einstein.

Question 15: What is the currency of Japan?

a) Yen

b) Euro

c) Dollar

d) Pound

Answer: a) Yen.

Question 16: Which country is home to the Great Pyramid of Giza?

a) India

b) Egypt

c) China

d) Italy

Answer: b) Egypt.

Question 17: Who wrote the play “Hamlet”?

a) William Shakespeare

b) George Orwell

c) Ernest Hemingway

d) J.K. Rowling

Answer: a) William Shakespeare.

Question 18: What is the largest organ in the human body?

a) Heart

b) Lungs

c) Liver

d) Skin

Answer: d) Skin.

Question 19: What is the world’s longest river?

a) Nile River

b) Amazon River

c) Mississippi River

d) Yangtze River

Answer: a) Nile River.

Question 20: How many colors are there in a rainbow?

a) 5

b) 6

c) 7

d) 8

Answer: c) 7.

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