Heritage India Quiz

1.The Ghana bird sanctuary is located in

A.Gujarat
B.Rajastan
C.Assam
D.West Bengal

2.Which was the first talkie film of India?

A.Alam Ara
B.Raja Harishchandra
C.Kisan Kanya
D.Kaagaz Ke Phool

3.Which of the following river is known as Yarlung Zangbo river in India?

A.Ganga
B.Indus
C.Brahmaputra
D.Krishna

4.The watershed between India and Myanmar is formed by

A.the Naga Hills
B.the Garo Hills
C.Khasi Hills
D.the Jaintia Hills

5.The highest annual rainfall in India is reported at

A.Namchi, Sikkim
B.Churu, Rajasthan
C.Mawsynram, Meghalaya
D.Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

6.The two states of India, most rich in iron ore are

A.Orissa and Karnataka
B.Madhya Pradesh and Orissa
C.Bihar and West Bengal
D.Madhya Pradesh and West Bengal

7.Which state in India has the largest number of Loksabha seats?

A.Uttar Pradesh
B.Madhya Pradesh
C.Bihar
D.Rajastan

8.Where is the Salar Jung Museum?

A.New Delhi
B.Hyderabad
C.Agra
D.Mumbai

9.ICCR stands for

A.Indian Council for Cricket Research
B.Indian Council of Cultural Relations
C.International Council for Cricket and Rugby
D.Indian Child Care Research

10.Expand ULFA

A.United Libreration Front of Assam
B.United Liberal Fighters of Assam
C.Union Labour Foundation of Asia
D.United Labour Friendly Association

11.Which Indian industrialist’s biography is the book ‘Beyond The Last Blue Mountain’?

A.JRD Tata
B.Dhirubai Ambani
C Rahul Bajaj
D.Aditya Birla

12. Which dynasty built the Khajuraho temples?

A.Maurya
B.Chandela
C.Mogul
D.Chola

13. Who was the first Jain ‘Tirthankara’?

A.Rishabhanatha
B.Mahavira
C.Parshvanatha
D.Ajitanatha

14. Name the city that was founded by Sikander Lodi in 1504 on the banks of the river Yamuna

A.Agra
B.Lucknow
C.Delhi
D.Allahabad

15. ‘Pakistan’, the name of our neigbbouring country, was coined by

A.Muhammad Ali Jinnah
B.Chaudhary Rahmat Ali
C.Allama Iqbal
D.Liaquat Ali Khan

16. He was born as Vishvambhar Mishra. Can you identify this spiritual teacher?

A.Swami Vivekanand
B.Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
C.Swami Dayanand Saraswati
D.Swami Prabhupada

17. At the time of independence, who was the president of Indian National Congress ?

A.Mahatma Gandhi
B.Jawahar Lal Nehru
C.Sardar Patel
D.J. B. Kripalani

18. In 1958, who became the first Indian to receive Raman MagsaysayAward?

A.Vinoba Bhave
B.Baba Afnte
C.Satyajit Ray
D.Jai Prakash Narain

19. “Imagining India: The Idea of a Renewed Nation” is a book written by an Indian entrepreneur, bureaucrat and politician. Can you name this first CEO and co-fouder of Infosys?

A.N.R.Narayan Murthy
B.N.S.Raghavan
C.Nandan Nilekani
D.S. Gopalakrishnan

20. Who is the ex-officio chairman of Rajya Sabha?-

A.President
B.Vice President
C.Prime Minister
D.Lok Sabha Speaker

Answers

1.Rajastan
2.Alam Ara
3.Brahmaputra
4.the Naga Hills
5.Mawsynram, Meghalaya
6.Orissa and Karnataka
7.Uttar Pradesh
8.Hyderabad
9.Indian Council of Cultural Relations
10.United Libreration Front of Assam
11.JRD Tata
12.Chandela
13.Rishabhanatha
14.Agra
15.Chaudhary Rahmat Ali
16.Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
17.J. B. Kripalani
18.Vinoba Bhave
19.Nandan Nilekani
20.Vice President

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