Our earth is a wonders of the world. We all know more or less about this. To know more, I have made this general knowledge quiz question and its answer.
General Knowledge Questions for BCS – The World / Universe.
|Question||What is the collective name given to the Sun and the group of bodies which revolve around it?|
|Answer||The Solar System|
|Question||Who invented the first Astronomical Telescope and when was it invented?|
|Answer||Galileo, in 1609|
|Question||What is the outer Layer of the earth’s atmosphere called?|
|Question||Who propounded the theory that ‘the Earth revolves round the Sun’?|
|Answer||Aristarchus, in 290 B.C.|
|Question||Where is the ‘Sea of Tranquility’?|
|Question||What is a Nebula?|
|Answer||Nebulae are large clouds of dust and gas in space.|
|Question||What is the correct term for a Shooting Star?|
|Question||What is Ursa Minor?|
|Answer||A group of stars in the Northern Hemisphere, meaning “The Little Bear”.|
|Question||A comet named after a British astronomer appears at an interval of 76 years. Name the Comet and the year when it last appeared.|
|Answer||Halley’s Comet, named after Sir Edmund Halley. It last appeared in 1986.|
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