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50+ GK Questions for Class 7

Romsha Vats   •   20 Nov, 2023   •   6 mins

Complete Guide: General Knowledge Questions and Answers for Class 7

This article compiles over 55 GK questions for class 7 students. The aim is to make class 7 students familiar with questions pertaining to general knowledge. These GK questions will introduce class 7 students to a world of information and steer their curiosities in the right direction!

GK Questions for Class 7

  1. What is the full form of ‘GPS’?
    Answer: Global Positioning System
  2. The Americas was discovered by which famous explorer?
    Answer: Christopher Columbus
  3. Who has the authority to issue currency in India?
    Answer: Reserve Bank of India
  4. What is the state of high blood pressure called?
    Answer: Hypertension
  5. Which planet spins the fastest, thus giving it the shortest day?
    Answer: Jupiter
  6. Which channel divides the Andaman and Nicobar Islands?
    Answer: Ten Degree Channel
  7. Which countries are part of Great Britain?
    Answer: England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland
  8. Who was the first Indian woman to win a medal in Badminton at the Olympics?
    Answer: Saina Nehwal
  9. What is the scientific study of birds called?
    Answer: Ornithology
  10. Who is the author of the book ‘the Origin of Species’?
    Answer: Charles Darwin
  11. What are the colours of the rings on the Olympic flag?
    Answer: Black, Red, Blue, Green, and Yellow
  12. Which river crosses the equator twice?
    Answer: Congo
  13. In which year did the Indian Premier League (IPL) begin?
    Answer: 2008
  14. What is the capital of Austria?
    Answer: Vienna
  15. Which river is called the ‘Sorrow of Bengal’?
    Answer: Damodar
  16. Which scientist discovered the law of gravity?
    Answer: Issac Newton
  17. What is the currency of Russia?
    Answer: Russian Ruble
  18. Which bird can turn its head around almost 360 degrees?
    Answer: Great Horned Owl
  19. Which city is known as the ‘Cathedral City of India’?
    Answer: Bhubaneshwar
  20. The Sistine Chapel is located in which country?
    Answer: The Vatican City
  21. The ‘Mohiniyattam’ dance form belongs to which Indian state?
    Answer: Kerala
  22. Who was the founder of the Mughal dynasty?
    Answer: Babur
  23. What do we call animals that eat both plants and animals?
    Answer: Omnivores
  24. Which are the southernmost hills of India?
    Answer: Cardamom hills
  25. When is the National Sports Day celebrated?
    Answer: August 29
  26. Who discovered the atomic bomb?
    Answer: Robert Oppenheimer
  27. Which is the largest landlocked country in the world?
    Answer: Kazakhstan
  28. Which country has the largest coastline?
    Answer: Canada
  29. Which acid is found in lemons?
    Answer: Citric acid
  30. What per cent of oxygen is found in our atmosphere?
    Answer: 21%
  31. Sunlight is made up of how many colours?
    Answer: Seven
  32. Which blood group is known as ‘Universal Blood Donor’?
    Answer: O-
  33. Who is the father of Artificial Intelligence (AI)?
    Answer: John McCarthy
  34. How many Megabytes (MBs) make one Gigabyte (GB)?
    Answer: 1000
  35. Who was the first woman Chief Minister in India?
    Answer: Sucheta Kriplani
  36. Which is the deepest lake in the world?
    Answer: Lake Baikal
  37. Which was the first European nation to establish colonial rule in India?
    Answer: Portugal
  38. What does a person with diabetes need?
    Answer: Insulin
  39. Which two gases are present in the Sun?
    Answer: Hydrogen and Helium
  40. What is used to measure the intensity of an earthquake?
    Answer: Richter Scale
  41. Which is the loudest animal on Earth?
    Answer: Sperm Whale
  42. Who was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize?
    Answer: Marie Curie
  43. What kind of mosquito carries the malaria virus?
    Answer: Anopheles
  44. Which Pakistani city is known for producing the maximum number of footballs in the world?
    Answer: Sialkot
  45. Which vitamin is obtained from the sunlight?
    Answer: Vitamin D
  46. Who is called the Shakespeare of India?
    Answer: Kalidas
  47. What is the script of the Hindi language?
    Answer: Devanagari
  48. What is the SI unit of power?
    Answer: Watts/Joules per second
  49. In which country did the game of cricket originate?
    Answer: England
  50. What is the life span of Red Blood Cells (RBCs)?
    Answer: 120 days
  51. In which organs does the process of digestion take place majorly?
    Answer: Small intestine
  52. What was the name of the first satellite launched by India?
    Answer: Aryabhata
  53. Who was the first woman ruler of India?
    Answer: Razia Sultan
  54. Who invented electricity?
    Answer: Benjamin Franklin
  55. Which is the saltiest ocean in the world?
    Answer: Dead Sea

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