A General Knowledge Quiz For Grade 3 Students (India)

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This is a general knowledge quiz for third-grade students in India. But if you are not from India, you can still take it and learn a few things about the country. So, without any further ado, let's get started.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who is the current president of India?

    • A.

      Ram Nath Kovind

    • B.

      Narenrdra Modi

    • C.

      Jawaharlal Nehru

    • D.

      Pinaray Vijayan

    Correct Answer
    A. Ram Nath Kovind
    Explanation
    The current president of India is Ram Nath Kovind.

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  • 2. 

    Who invented the telephone?

    • A.

      Philo Farnsworth

    • B.

      Charles Babbage

    • C.

      Alexander Graham Bell

    • D.

      Thomas Edison

    Correct Answer
    C. Alexander Graham Bell
    Explanation
    Alexander Graham Bell is credited with inventing the telephone. He was a Scottish-born scientist and inventor who developed the first practical telephone in 1876. Bell's invention revolutionized communication by enabling people to speak to each other over long distances. His work on the telephone laid the foundation for the modern telecommunications industry and had a significant impact on society, transforming the way people communicate and connect with each other.

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  • 3. 

    The most sensitive organ in our body is________

    Correct Answer
    Skin
    Explanation
    The skin is the most sensitive organ in our body because it is rich in nerve endings that detect various sensations such as touch, temperature, pressure, and pain. It acts as a protective barrier and helps us interact with our environment by allowing us to feel and respond to different stimuli. The skin also plays a crucial role in regulating body temperature and preventing the entry of harmful substances. Overall, the high density of nerve endings in the skin makes it the most sensitive organ in our body.

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  • 4. 

    Select the national animal, the national bird and the national tree of India from the given list.

    • A.

      Tiger

    • B.

      Lion

    • C.

      Parrot

    • D.

      Peacock

    • E.

      Cocunut Tree

    • F.

      Banyan Tree

    • G.

      Giraffe

    • H.

      Crow

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Tiger
    D. Peacock
    F. Banyan Tree
    Explanation
    The national animal of India is the tiger, which is known for its strength and beauty. The national bird of India is the peacock, which is known for its vibrant colors and graceful dance. The national tree of India is the banyan tree, which is revered for its longevity and wide-spreading branches. These three symbols are chosen to represent the rich biodiversity and cultural heritage of India.

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  • 5. 

    Our national game is cricket.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement states that our national game is cricket, but the correct answer is false. This means that cricket is not our national game.

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  • 6. 

    Where is Gateway of India located?

    • A.

      Delhi

    • B.

      Kolkata

    • C.

      Mumbai

    • D.

      Chennai

    Correct Answer
    C. Mumbai
    Explanation
    The Gateway of India is located in Mumbai. It is a historical monument and a popular tourist attraction in the city. The structure was built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Mumbai in 1911. It is situated on the waterfront of the Arabian Sea and serves as a symbol of Mumbai's rich colonial history.

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  • 7. 

    The largest ocean in the world is the Pacific Ocean.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The Pacific Ocean is considered the largest ocean in the world because it covers the largest area of any ocean, spanning over 63 million square miles. It is also the deepest ocean, with an average depth of about 12,080 feet. The Pacific Ocean borders many different countries and continents, including North and South America, Asia, and Australia. It is home to a diverse range of marine life and plays a crucial role in regulating the Earth's climate.

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  • 8. 

    Which among the following is India's National flower?

    • A.

      Rose

    • B.

      Lotus

    • C.

      Orchid

    • D.

      Tulip

    Correct Answer
    B. Lotus
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Lotus. The Lotus is India's National flower. It holds great cultural and religious significance in the country. It is considered a symbol of purity, beauty, and divinity in Indian culture. The Lotus is also associated with several Hindu deities and is often depicted in religious rituals and ceremonies.

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  • 9. 

    The currency of India is ______

    Correct Answer
    Rupee, Rupees
    Explanation
    The currency of India is known as the Rupee or Rupees. The term "Rupee" is used both in singular and plural form to refer to the Indian currency.

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  • 10. 

    Which among the following is the correct question for the given answer.  " DR RAJENDRA PRASAD "

    • A.

      Who was the first president of India?

    • B.

      Who was the first prime minister of India?

    • C.

      Who was the first chief justice of India?

    • D.

      Who was the first speaker of India?

    Correct Answer
    A. Who was the first president of India?
    Explanation
    The given answer is "Who was the first president of India?" This is the correct question for the given answer because "DR RAJENDRA PRASAD" was the first president of India.

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  • 11. 

    The nearest star to earth is sun. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement "The nearest star to earth is the sun" is true. The sun is the closest star to our planet, located about 93 million miles away. It is the center of our solar system and provides heat, light, and energy for life on Earth. While there are billions of other stars in the universe, the sun is the closest one to us.

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  • 12. 

    India celebrates republic day on_______

    • A.

      15th August

    • B.

      2nd October

    • C.

      26th January

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    C. 26th January
    Explanation
    India celebrates Republic Day on 26th January. This day marks the adoption of the Indian Constitution and the transition of India from a British Dominion to a sovereign republic. It is a national holiday in India and is celebrated with great enthusiasm and patriotism. The main event takes place in New Delhi, where the President of India hoists the national flag and a grand parade is held showcasing the country's rich cultural heritage and military strength.

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  • 13. 

    Select the capital of India and the capital of Kerala from the given list...

    • A.

      Mumbai

    • B.

      New Delhi

    • C.

      Thiruvananthapuram

    • D.

      Kozhikode

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. New Delhi
    C. Thiruvananthapuram
    Explanation
    The capital of India is New Delhi and the capital of Kerala is Thiruvananthapuram.

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  • 14. 

    Select all the colors in the rainbow...

    • A.

      Violet

    • B.

      Indigo

    • C.

      Brown

    • D.

      Blue

    • E.

      Green

    • F.

      Black

    • G.

      Yellow

    • H.

      Orange

    • I.

      Silver

    • J.

      Red

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Violet
    B. Indigo
    D. Blue
    E. Green
    G. Yellow
    H. Orange
    J. Red
    Explanation
    The colors in the rainbow are violet, indigo, blue, green, yellow, orange, and red. These colors are commonly referred to as the "ROYGBIV" colors, which stands for red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet. Brown, black, and silver are not part of the traditional rainbow colors.

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  • 15. 

    Which planet is closest to the sun?

    Correct Answer(s)
    Mercury
    Explanation
    Mercury is the planet closest to the sun. It orbits the sun at an average distance of about 36 million miles. Its proximity to the sun makes it the hottest planet in our solar system, with surface temperatures reaching up to 800 degrees Fahrenheit. Mercury also has a very thin atmosphere and no moons. Its close proximity to the sun and its unique characteristics make it the correct answer to this question.

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  • 16. 

    Which is the most populated country in the world?

    Correct Answer(s)
    China
    Explanation
    China is the most populated country in the world. With a population of over 1.4 billion people, it surpasses any other country in terms of population. This can be attributed to various factors such as its large land area, historical and cultural significance, and rapid economic growth. The country's population size has significant implications for various aspects of its society, including infrastructure, resources, and social development.

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