101 general knowledge quiz for kids

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Quiz for kids is a total fun activity in the classroom and at home. We have compiled 101 quizzes for kids that are fun and educational.

The quiz for kids can also be used by adults as some of the questions can be challenging.

For the best quiz for kids’ experience, you can divide children into several smaller groups. Set a timer for each question. This makes it a lot more fun.

The best thing about the quiz for kids is that it is very educational. It helps children gain better general knowledge about their country and current events.

Here are 101 quiz for kids:

Science Quiz For Kids:

  1. Which planet is called the read planet? Mars
  2. What is the study of garden called ? Plants
  3. What is another name for funny bone? Humerus
  4. Which planet is the closest to earth? Venus
  5. Which galaxy is earth located? The milky way
  6. Is the sun a planet or star? Star
  7. What is a wire inside an electric bulb called? Filament
  8. What is the planet nearest to the sun ? Mercury
  9. How many teeth do adults have? 32
  10. What is the 3 layers of earth’s varying temperatures? Crust, mantle and core
  11. Which planet is the biggest in the solar system? Jupiter
  12. Which planet is the hottest? Venus
  13. Which blood type is the rarest? AB
  14. What is the boiling point of water ? 100 degrees celcius
  15. What is the largest animal? Blue whale
  16. What do you call an animal that eats both plants and animals? Omnivores
  17.  Is it true that lighting is hotter than the sun? True
  18. In which country is the Suez Canal found? Egypt
  19. How many elements can you find in the periodic table? 118
  20. Where is the smallest human bone found? Middle ear
  21. How many hearts does an octopus have? 3
  22. Can you hear anything in space? No
  23. What type of animal is Laika called? Dog
  24. Which is the smallest country in the world? The Vatican
  25. How many bones does a shark have? None
  26. What is the hardest mineral? Diamond
  27. Is bamboo grass or branch? Grass

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General questions for kids :

28. What do you call the middle of the egg? Yolk

29. How many zeros are there in ten thousand? four

30. Who is the current prime minister of Britain? Boris Johnson

31. Who wrote the Harry Potter book? JK Rowling

32. What’s the name of Anna and Elsa’s kingdom in Frozen? Arundelle

33. Who is the fastest runner? Usain Bolt

34.  How many wives did Henry VIII have? 6

35. Who tried to blow up the parliament in 1605? Guy Fawkes

36. How many players are there in a football team? 11

37. Where was tea invented? China

38. The song that is sung most in the world? Happy Birthday

39. Who sang roar? Katty Perry

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40. What is the famous song in Frozen sang by princess Elsa? Let It Go

41.  How many versions of the Baby Shark song can you find? 18

42. The highest mountain in the world? Everest

43. Which country was supposed to host the 2020 Olympics? Japan

44. Which virus caused the cancellation of the 2020 Olympics? Corona

45. What is the capital city of Singapore ? Singapore

46. In which continent is Indonesia located? Asia

47. In which continent is Sydney located? Australia

48. Which country are the pyramids located? Egypt

49. Which country can the Eiffel Tower and Disneyland be found? France

50. Which continent is the Amazon Forest located? South America

51. Who is the current president of the United States? Donald Trump

52. What is the biggest ocean? Pacific

53. What are Justin Biebers fans called? Bielbers

54. How many continents are there in the world? 7

55. Where is the Grand Canyon located? US

56. Which 2 countries do the Niagara falls cross over? Canada and US

57. Which country invented the boomerang? Australia

58. What is a baby kangaroo called? Joey

59. Which organ pumps blood to the whole body? The Heart

60. How many milligrams in a gram? 1000

61. Where is the south pole located? Antartica

62. What is a baby horse called? Foal

63. Who is Shrek’s wife called? Fiona

64. How often is the Olympics held? Every 4 years

65.  How many sides are there in an octagon? 8

66. Which animal do porks come from? Pig

67. How many players can you find in a rugby team? 15

Sports Quiz For Kids :

68. Which sport did Eric Cantona played? Football

69. How many players are there in a basketball side? five

70. How many goals is scored after a player hits hat trick? 3

71. A caddy carry a bag for which sport? Golf

72. Which golfer is called the big cat? Tiger Woods

73. Which country does Lionell Messi play for? Argentina

74. Which swimming stroke is named after an insect? Butterfly

75. Is Mo Farah a champion at athletics, football, swimming or tennis? Athletics

76. What is the hard disc rubber hit by hockey players? Puck

More general knowledge questions for kids :

77. Who painted the Mona Lisa? Leonardo Da vinci

78. What is the capital of Scotland? Edinburgh

79. Ryder and Skye are characters from what TV show? Paw Petrol

80.  What is the capital of the United States of America? Washington

81. How many years are there in a Millenium? 1000

82. What is the color of the emerald ? Green

83. What is the capital city of Spain? Madrid

84. How many colors are there in a rainbow?  7

85. Which sport is Roger Federer known for? Tennis

86. Where does a pig live? Sty

87. How many letters can be found in the English alphabet? 26

88. Where is the Taj Mahal located? India, Agra

89.  In which ocean did the Titanic sink? North Atlantic

90. 80% of your brains volume is made up of? Water

91.Which famous explorer discovered Cuba? Christopher Columbus

92. Which is the biggest whale in the world? Blue whale

93. What did Thomas Edison first invent? Lightbulb

94. What is the center of a hurricane called? The eye

95. What is the first letter of the Greek alphabet? Alpha

96. What is the capital of New Zealand? Wellington

97. How many stars on the Australian flag? 6

98. How many legs does a spider have? 8

99. Which cartoon superhero character can climb up walls and buildings? Spiderman

100. What are the 2 longest rivers in the world? Amazon & River Nile

101. What color do you get when you mix red and blue paint together? Purple


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