General Knowledge-2

General Knowledge-2

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE-2

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1-Muhammad (PBUH) is the most popular first name in the world.
2-First oil well was drilled in Pennsylvania.
3-Captain Cook was the first man in human history who st foot on five continents.
4-New York has the most underground stations than any other city of the world.
5-India makes the most films per year.
6-Oil is the most traded product in the world and coffee is the second.
7-World’s largest mine, Carletonville is in South Africa.
8-Famous inventor Thomas Alva Edison  built the first film studio in the world.
9-The maximum ever temperature of 16.4 F was recorded on September 13, 1922 in the city of  Azizia (Libya) and the minimum temperature was recorded in the town of Vostok near Antarctica on 24th August, 1960.
10-Jericho, situated in the Jordan valley is the oldest town in the world.
11-The Sumerian civilization(Iraq) is considered to be the oldest civilization of the world.
12-Cambodian language has 74 alphabets.
13-The Royal Majesty ship Queen Elizabeth is the largest passenger ship in the world till now.It is 314 meters long and 6 meters wide.
14-China has the largest army in the world.
15-The panch pokhri lake situated in Himalaya Mountains is the highest lake in the world.
16-Qxford street is the busiest shopping center of London.
17-Breitling orbiter was the first balloon to fly non-stop around the world.
18-The largest tides of the world occur in the Bay of Fundy(Canada).
19- Light is the fastest thing in the world. It travels at the speed of 187000 miles per second.
20-The highest rainfall  for one month was recorded at Indian town Cherapoonje 1,14 inches rain fall during the month of July 1861.
21-Sudan is the largest country in Africa.
22-Mumbai is the most populous city.
23-Sailfish-Marlin is the fastest swimming ocean fish(60 mph).
24-Queen Elizabeth1st  was the first person who wear a wrist watch.
25-Rchard Charles Dew opened the first ever blood bank in the New York city(1941).
26-Astronomy is the oldest known science in the world.
27-Pepper was first used in China.
28-Tasmania is the smallest state in Australia.
29-English has the most words than any other language.
30-Russia grows the most potatoes.
31-Alaska is the largest state in USA.
32-Louis Bleriot was the first man who fly across the channel.
33-The only Hindu country in the world is Nepal.
34-Arabia is the largest peninsula in the world.
35-Zahir Shah was the last king of Afghanistan.
36-Yahoo is the oldest search engine.
37-The largest stock exchange of the world is in New York.
38-Althing (Iceland) is the oldest parliament in the world.
39-Havana (Capital of Cuba) is famous cigar manufacturing.
40-Glasgow is the biggest ship building center.
41-Detroit (USA) is famous for car manufacturing.
42-Biggest oil refinery is in Abadan (Iran).
43-Mangolia is the largest land locked country of the world.
44-Kazakistan is the largest Muslim country by area. It is also the largest central Asian state.
45-Jordan is hosting the largest number of Palestinian  refugees.
46-Fredinand Magallan is considered the first man who sailed around the world.
47-Mexico is the second most populous country of the world.
48-Hinduism is considered the oldest religion of world.
49-Christianity is the largest religion of the world.
50-Brazil is the largest sugar producing country of the world.