General Knowledge

Course: General Knowledge | Subject: General Knowledge

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General knowledge is information that has been accumulated over time through various mediums. It excludes specialized learning that can only be obtained with extensive training and information confined to a single medium. General knowledge is an essential component of crystallized intelligence. It is strongly associated with general intelligence and with openness to experience.

Common knowledge is knowledge that is known by everyone or nearly everyone, usually with reference to the community in which the term is used. Common knowledge need not concern one specific subject, e.g., science or history. Rather, common knowledge can be about a broad range of subjects, such as science, literature, history, and entertainment. Often, common knowledge does not need to be cited. Common knowledge is distinct from general knowledge.

In broader terms, common knowledge is used to refer to information that a reader would accept as valid, such as information that many users may know. As an example, this type of information may include the temperature in which water freezes or boils. To determine if information should be considered common knowledge, you can ask yourself who your audience is, are you able to assume they already have some familiarity with the topic, or will the information's credibility come into question.

Common sense is sound, practical judgment concerning everyday matters, or a basic ability to perceive, understand, and judge in a manner that is shared by i.e. common to nearly all people.
The everyday understanding of common sense derives from historical philosophical discussion involving several European languages. Related terms in other languages include Latin sensus communis, Greek and French bon sens, but these are not straightforward translations in all contexts. Similarly in English, there are different shades of meaning, implying more or less education and wisdom: good sense is sometimes seen as equivalent to common sense, and sometimes not.

Questions

QUES 1:Who invented the Light Bulb?
A) Thomas Alva Edison, B) Alexander Graham Bell, C) Alexander Fleming, D) Johannes Gutenberg

QUES 2:Who invented the Printing Press?
A) Thomas Alva Edison, B) Alexander Graham Bell, C) Alexander Fleming, D) Johannes Gutenberg

QUES 3:Who invented the Telephone?
A) Thomas Alva Edison, B) Alexander Graham Bell, C) Alexander Fleming, D) Johannes Gutenberg

QUES 4:Who discovered Penicillin?
A) Thomas Alva Edison, B) Alexander Graham Bell, C) Alexander Fleming, D) Johannes Gutenberg

QUES 5:Which planet in our solar system is known as the Red Planet?
A) Mars, B) Jupiter, C) Venus, D) Mercury

QUES 6:What is the name of the biggest planet in our solar system?
A) Mars, B) Jupiter, C) Venus, D) Mercury

QUES 7:Which is the hottest planet in our solar system?
A) Mars, B) Jupiter, C) Venus, D) Mercury

QUES 8:Which is the smallest planet in our solar system?
A) Mars, B) Jupiter, C) Venus, D) Mercury

QUES 9:Which planet in our solar system is known as the Blue Planet?
A) Earth, B) Titan, C) Neptune, D) Saturn

QUES 10:Which planet in our Solar System has thousands of spectacular rings around it?
A) Earth, B) Titan, C) Neptune, D) Saturn

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