Saturday, 11 May 2013

GK Questions on New Jersey



1. Who was the first European to reach New Jersey?
2. Who sold his rights to half of New Jersey to the Quakers in 1674?
3. What is the motto of New Jersey?
4. Which ocean is to the east of New Jersey?
5. Which state is to the north of New Jersey?
6. Which is the capital of New Jersey?
7. Which is the largest lake in New Jersey?
8. Which river separates New York from New Jersey?
9. When was College of New Jersey’s name changed to Princeton University?
10. Who established a research laboratory in Menlo Park in 1876?

New Jersey Quiz Questions and Answers
1. Who was the first European to reach New Jersey?
A) Giovanni da Verrazzano

2. Who sold his rights to half of New Jersey to the Quakers in 1674?
A) John Berkeley

3. What is the motto of New Jersey?
A) Liberty and prosperity

4. Which ocean is to the east of New Jersey?
A) Atlantic

5. Which state is to the north of New Jersey?
A) New York

6. Which is the capital of New Jersey?
A) Trenton

7. Which is the largest lake in New Jersey?
A) Lake Hopatcong

8. Which river separates New York from New Jersey?
A) Hudson

9. When was College of New Jersey’s name changed to Princeton University?
A) 1896

10. Who established a research laboratory in Menlo Park in 1876?
A) Thomas Alva Edison