Can You Answer These 12 General Knowledge Questions?

Some people are experts in a small area, others have a wide breadth of knowledge. See if you fall into the second group with this quiz of 12 general knowledge questions.
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Question 1/12

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When cooking pasta, you should...
Boil the water first, then add pasta.
Put the pasta in cold water, then boil both together.
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Question 2/12

clipartpanda.com
How many ounces are in a quart?
8
16
32
64
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Question 3/12

exploring-africa.com
While there is some dispute over official recognition of some nations, roughly how many countries are in Africa?
12
34
55
76
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Question 4/12

mychildcarematters.co.uk
Which is the correct order of colors in a rainbow?
red, orange, yellow
red, yellow, green
red, yellow, orange
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Question 5/12

freelargeimages.com
Which of the following is NOT a Romance language?
French
Italian
German
Spanish
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Question 6/12

fineartamerica.com
How many keys does a typical modern piano have?
50
66
88
100
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Question 7/12

gannett-cdn.com
How many digits are in a Social Security number?
8
9
10
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Question 8/12

facts.co
Which country does NOT share a border with China?
Vietnam
Russia
Kazakhstan
Thailand
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Question 9/12

onionstatic.com
Which American Founding Father was never president?
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
Benjamin Franklin
George Washington
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Question 10/12

livescience.com
What kind of animal is a platypus?
mammal
reptile
marsupial
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Question 11/12

yellowmaps.com
What year did Hawaii become a state?
1876
1912
1959
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Question 12/12

magicalday.com
Which is associated with a 50th wedding anniversary?
silver
gold
diamond
Result
Your expertise probably lies in more specific fields, and not in such a wide-ranging potpourri.

C+, Meh

mayoclinic.org
Right!
Give yourself a pat on the back: getting roughly half of these right is very good given the wide range of questions.

B+, Impressive

karmaloop.com
Right!
You are a true jack of all trades. From history to geography to music to science, you know it all. Congrats!

A+, Encyclopedic

turner.com
Right!
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1
When cooking pasta, you should...
Boil the water first, then add pasta.
Put the pasta in cold water, then boil both together.
2
How many ounces are in a quart?
8
16
32
64
3
While there is some dispute over official recognition of some nations, roughly how many countries are in Africa?
12
34
55
76
4
Which is the correct order of colors in a rainbow?
red, orange, yellow
red, yellow, green
red, yellow, orange
5
Which of the following is NOT a Romance language?
French
Italian
German
Spanish
6
How many keys does a typical modern piano have?
50
66
88
100
7
How many digits are in a Social Security number?
8
9
10
8
Which country does NOT share a border with China?
Vietnam
Russia
Kazakhstan
Thailand
9
Which American Founding Father was never president?
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
Benjamin Franklin
George Washington
10
What kind of animal is a platypus?
mammal
reptile
marsupial
11
What year did Hawaii become a state?
1876
1912
1959
12
Which is associated with a 50th wedding anniversary?
silver
gold
diamond