Trivia

  1. The local airport at which of the following places has been remained after Koshak Bakola, a spiritual leader and former Indian Ambassador to Mongolia? Leh
  2. ‘Dakshin Gangothri’ stands for a station established by India in Antarctica
  3. Which is the ‘Queen of Western Ghat’? Neelakurinji
  4. The national institute of Rural Development is located at Hyderabad
  5. Ezhimala, which will be the largest naval academy in Asia, is in Kannur
  6. Maitri is the Indian station in Antarctica.
  7. Parvati Hydel project is in the state of Himachal Pradesh.
  8. Sutlej Yamuna Link canal will carry the Indus water through Punjab and Haryana.
  9. The Shornpens are the tribal people of Nicobar
  10. In which state is Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary located? Gujarat
  11. The state of Bombay, a Part A sate in the original Constitution, was split into two states, Gujarat and Maharastra, in 1960.
  12. The name of the Lacadive, Minicoy and Armindvi Islands was changed to Lakshadweep by an Act of Parliament in 1973.
  13. The Khasi community inhabits in the state of Meghalaya.
  14. Through which Indian state do the rivers Arounde, Mandovi, Zuari and Chapora flow? Goa
  15. Chattisgarh comes under the jurisdiction of the High Court seated at Bilaspur.
  16. Which state did not have the Assembly elections in 2003? Tripura
  17. In which state is the district of Udham Singh Nagar situated? Uttaranchal
  18. In which state is the Sarika Tiger sanctuary located? Rajasthan
  19. Which Indian city derives its name from the rivers Asi and Varuna? Varanasi
  20. Which is the longest glacier of India? Gangotri
  21. Which river doesn’t form any delta at its mouth? Tapti
  22. Operation “Blue Star’ was carried out in Punjab.
  23. National part Keibul Lamjao is located at Manipur.
  24. Central Quality Control Laboratory is situated at Nagpur
  25. Which Prime Minister’s Samadhi in Ahmedabad is called ‘Abhay Gate’? Moraarji Desai
  26. The First IIT was established in 1952 at Karaghpur
  27. National Research Center on seed species is in Tabji Farm, Ajmer
  28. Ponmudi is a hill resort in the district of Kerala
  29. Which country is known by the name of ‘Mountain State’? Sikkim
  30. Indian Institute of Advanced Studies is located at Shimla
  31. Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development is located at Sri Perambadur
  32. First Biological Park in India is Agastya Hils
  33. Which Indian state is associated with the Baul singers? West Bengal
  34. Standard time in India is the local time of a place near Allahabad.
  35. ‘Pearl harbor’ of India is Tuiticorn
  36. Vishveswaraya dam is across which river? Tungabhadra
  37. The Jayaprakash Narayan International airport is in Patna
  38. Inter University Centre of Astronomy & Astrophysics is at Pune
  39. Central Food Technology Research Institute is ar Mysore
  40. The National Judicial Academy is in Bhopal
  41. Which state is popularly known as ‘Devbhumi’? Uttaranchal
  42. Mother Teresa women’s university is at Kodaikanal
  43. Gandhigram Rural Institute is at Dindigal
  44. Uttarayan is the house of Tagore inside the Viswa Bharathi University
  45. Ukai power project is in the river Tapti
  46. Aligarh Muslim University was formerly known as Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College
  47. Pushkar lake is located in Rajasthan
  48. In which official residence in New Delhi, you will find the Durbar Hall and Ashoka Hall? Rastrapathi Bhavan
  49. Jewish Synagogue in Kerala is situated at Mattanchey
  50. The first seminary established by the Portuguese in Kerala? Varappuzza
  51. The Indian Institute of Astrophysics is located in Bangalore
  52. The first sports museum in India is situated in Patiala, Punjab
  53. Where is the National School of Design situated? Ahmedabad
  54. Ballasore Missile Test Range is situated in which state? Orissa
  55. First Polio free district in India is Pathanamthitta (Kerala)
  56. The 2004 – World Social Forum was conducted in the city Mumbai
  57. Which place is known as the ‘Venice of East’? Alapuzzah
  58. In which state is lignite is found? Tamilnadu
  59. Which is the first National Park established in India? Corbett National Park
  60. The National History Museum is located in Darjeeling.
  61. A particular place in Bihar is famous for its murals and painting style. Which is the place? Madbhanni
  62. Wagah is the place at? Indo-pak border
  63. Which place has remains of prehistoric cave art? Edakkal in Kerala
  64. Where is India’s first planned Ecotourism project? Thenmal (Kerala)
  65. Lucknow is on the banks of the river? Gomati
  66. The largest tributary of Ganga is Yamuna
  67. Shipkila pass is situated in which state? Himachal Pradesh
  68. National Highway 1 connects Delhi and Amritsar
  69. The famous lagoon lake of India? Chilka lake
  70. Which is the biggest fresh water lake in the world? Lake Superior
  71. The African Union whose cooperation was sought by G-4 to expand UN Security Council has a strength of 53 members.
  72. Who amongst the following leaders took major initiative in the formation of the League of Nations? Woodrow Wilson
  73. Which of the following cities is known as the city of Golden Gate? San Francisco
  74. The second largest island in the world is New Guinea
  75. An international conference on Asian Security in the 21st Century was held in Jan 2000 in New Delhi
  76. Great Britain is divided into four areas. Three of these are England, Ireland and Scotland. The fourth is Wales
  77. Plato belonged to the philosophic school of Idealism
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