a TEFL Net Worksheet

General Knowledge Quiz 1 - Key

EnglishClub for ESL learners & teachers

These are example answers. In some cases others are possible.

1. How many years make a century? 100
2. Name three oceans. Atlantic, Indian, Pacific
3. Which is heavier, gold or plastic? gold
4. Name two gases. hydrogen, oxygen
5. How many pence are there in a pound? 100
6. Name three deserts. Sahara, Gobi, Kalahari
7. Name three metals. iron, aluminium, brass
8. Name three islands. Madagascar, Iceland, Hawaii
9. Name three birds. eagle, robin, kingfisher
10. How many legs does an ant have? 6
11. Of which country is Vienna the capital? Austria
12. How many inches are there in a foot? 12
13. Is Spain bigger than Portugal? yes
14. Where do polar bears live? Arctic (North Pole)
15. How many legs does a spider have? 8
16. How many feet are there in a yard? 3
17. Is Laos or Wales nearer China? Laos
18. Name three rivers. Thames, Mekong, Amazon
19. Is a mushroom animal or vegetable? vegetable
20. How many sides does an octagon have? 8