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Facts about India - 2100 Questions and Answers -5

Facts about India -Questions and Answers -5

801. The venue of the Kuka revolt led by Baba Ram Singh:
(a) Bengal                                                              (b) Punjab
(c) Assam                                                              (d) Maharashtra
Answer: (b)

802. The venue of the first session of the All India Kisan Sabha was:
(a) Mumbai                                                          (b) Kolkata
(c) Kanpur                                                           (d) Lucknow
Answer: (d)

803. The venue of the Tebhaga revolt:
(a) Bengal                                                            (b) Bihar
(c) Maharashtra                                                (d) Punjab
Answer: (c)

804. The Viceroy of British India who resigned over the question of Egypt:
(a) Curzon                                                           (b) Dufferin
(c) Ripon                                                              (d) Minto II
Answer: (c)

805. The word ‘National’ was added to the name of Congress during the Nagpur
session of:
(a) 1891                                                                    (b) 1892
(c) 1897                                                                     (d) 1899
Answer: (a)

806. The word ‘Swaraj’ was first used in the Congress platform in the 1906 session of:
(a) Pune                                                                 (b) Lucknow
(c) Surat                                                                 (d) Kolkata
Answer: (d)

807. The year of ‘Black hole’ episode of Calcutta:
(a) 1755                                                                 (b) 1756
(c) 1757                                                                 (d) 1758
Answer: (b)

808. Ulgulan was a movement of the:
(a) Agarias                                                           (b) Juangs
(c) Mundas                                                          (d) Hos
Answer: (c)

809. What was the real name of Bahadur Shah I, who emerged victorious in the
war of succession after Aurangazeb?
(a) Muazzam                                                          (b) Salim
(c) Farid                                                                  (d) Khurram
Answer: (a)

810. Which modern historian opined that “the so-called First National War of Independence of 1857 is neither First, nor National, nor War of Independence.” ?
(a) S.N.Sen                                                                (b) Tara Chand
(c) R.C.Majumdar                                                   (d) K.K.Dutta
Answer: (c)

811. Which session of the Indian National Congress decided to reorganise
Provincial Congress Committees on the basis of linguistic areas:
(a) 1920 Nagpur                                                     (b) 1911 Kolkata
(c) 1916 Lucknow                                                  (d) 1924 Belgaum
Answer: (a)

812. Which tribal leader was regarded as an incarnation of God and Father of the World?
(a) Kanhu Santha                                                      (b) Rupa Naik
(c) Birsa Munda                                                         (d) Joria Bhagat
Answer: (c)

813. Who among the following was the editor of ‘Deenabandhu’?
(a) Dadabhai Naoroji                                              (b) Jotiba Phule
(c) Robert Knight                                                     (d) Manmohan Ghosh
Answer: (b)

814. Who was the Congress president when Jawaharlal Nehru was appointed as the chairman of the National Planning Committee constituted by INC? 
Answer:  Subhash Chandra Bose

815. Who was selected as the second person to observe individual satyagraha in 1940: 
Answer:  Jawaharlal Nehru 

816. The jurist who gave the verdict in Gandhi assassination Case:
Answer:  Atmacharan Aggarwal 

817. The second President of Indian National Congress: 
Answer:  Dadabhai Navroji

818. Jawaharlal Nehru was born in 1889 at: 
Answer:  Allahabad  

819. Jawaharlal Nehru attended the Congress session as a delegate for the first time in 1912. It was held at:
Answer:  Bankipur 

820. Jawaharlal Nehru Port is situated at: 
Answer:  Mumbai 

821. Lal Bahadur Shastri is the first Prime Minister be born in the 20th century. He was born in: 
Answer:  1904 

822. Jawaharlal Nehru became the President of the Indian National Congress for the first time in: 
Answer:  1929

823. Who was the President of India When National Congress during the Quit India movement? 
Answer:  Maulana Abul Kalam Azad  

824. Which portfolio was taken over by Jawaharlal Nehru from VK Krishna Menon in the wake of Chinese aggression of 1962?
Answer:  Defence 

825. In which railway station of South Africa, Gandhiji was thrown out Of a train?  
Answer:  Petermaritzberg 

826. In which year Gandhi-Irwin Pact was signed?
- 1931

827. Who founded the Poona Sarvajanik Sabha in 1870? 
- MG

828. Who said, " Satyagraha is the tool of strong people"?
- Mahatma Gandhi 

829. Who was called 'Lok Manya'? 
- Bal Gangadhar Tilak 

830. Who headed the boundary commission appointed to demarcate the boundary between India and Pakistan? 
- Cyril Radcliff 

831. Who was elected as the president in the All India Kisan Sabha held in Lucknow in 1936? 
- Swami Sahajanand Saraswati 

832. The only Keralite to become the president of INC: 
- C Sankaran Nair

833. Who authored 'Arctic Horne in the Vedas'? 
- Bal Gangadhar Tilak 

834. Who started the Self Respect Movement in Tamil Nadu? 
- E.V. Ramaswami Naicker

835. Who founded the Hindu Maha Sabha?
- MM Malavya 

836. Who is regarded as the father of 'The Two Nation Theory? 
- M.A. Jinnah

837. Who wrote the book ''What Congress and Gandhi have done to untouchables'? 
- B.R. Ambedkar

838. Who was the political guru of Gopala Krishna Gokhale? 
- M.G. Ranade 

839. Who coined the term 'Satyagraha'?
- Gandhiji 

840. The l)resident of India. who was formerly the chairman of Constituent Assembly: 
- Dr Rajendraprasad

841. Who was known as 'Desh bandu'? 
- Chittaranjan Das 

842. Who wrote the book 'Gandhi and Anarchy'? 
- C.Sankaran Nair 

843. In which year did Gandhiji visit Kerala for the first time? 
- 1920 

844. The battle of Kalinga was in:
-261 BC

845. Which is called 'The Manual of Mauryan Empire'?
- Arthasasthra

846. The capital of Pallavas was:
- Kancheepuram

847. The Sangam was held under the royal patronage of:
- Pandyas

848. Who was the Viceroy when the Indian Penal Code was brought into effect?
- Lord Canning

849. Name the Governor-General who introduced Doctrine of Lapse:
- Dalhousie

850. The first British Viceroy of India:
- Canning

Indian States and Capitals

851. The capital of Andhra Pradesh:
(a) Visakhapatnam (b) Kurnul
(c) Rajamundry (d) Hyderabad
Answer: (d)

852. The capital of Arunachal Pradesh:
(a) Dispur (b) Itanagar
(c) Shillong (d) Kohima
Answer: (b)

853. The capital of Assam:
(a)Guwahati (b) Aiswal
(c) Dispur (d) Shillong
Answer: (c)

854. The capital of Bihar:
(a)Raipur (b) Ranchi
(c) Patna (d) Lucknow
Answer: (c)

855. Raipur is the capital of ........
(a) Jharkhand (b) Chhatisgarh
(c) Bihar (d) Uttarakhand
Answer: (b)

856. The capital  of Goa:
(a) Vasco da Gama (b) Margao
(c) Ponda (d) Panaji
Answer: (d)

857. The capital of Gujarat:
(a)Ahmedabad (b) Surat
(c) Vadodara (d) Gandhinagar
Answer: (d)

858. The capital of Haryana and Punjab:
(a) Chandigarh (b) Karnal
(c) Panipat (d) Faridabad
Answer: (a)

859. The capital of Himachal Pradesh:
(a) Dharmasthala (b) Shimla
(c) Kangra (d) Bilaspur
Answer: (b)

860. The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir:
(a) Jammu (b) Srinagar
(c) Leh (d) Udhampur
Answer: (b)

861. The capital of Jharkhand:
(a) Ranchi (b) Jamshedpur
(c) Dhanbad (d) Bokaro
Answer: (a)

862. The capital of Karnataka:
(a) Mysore (b) Srirangapatnam
(c) Mangalore (d) Bangalore
Answer: (d)

863. The capital of Madhya Pradesh:
(a) Gwalior (b) Jabalpur
(c) Bhopal (d) Vidisha
Answer: (c)

864. The capital of Maharashtra:
(a) Nagpur (b) Nasik
(c) Mumbai (d) Pune
Answer: (c)

865. The capital of Manipur:
(a) Shillong (b) Imphal
(c) Kohima (d) Itanagar
Answer: (b)

866. The capital of Meghalaya:
(a) Kohima (b) Shillong
(c) Itanagar (d) Imphal
Answer: (b)

867. The capital of Mizoram:
(a) Aiswal (b) Kohima
(c) Dispur (d) Gangtok
Answer: (a)

868. The capital of Nagaland:
(a) Dispur (b) Gangtok
(c) Kohima (d) Shillong
Answer: (c)

869. The capital of Orissa:
(a) Puri (b) Cuttack
(c) Rourkela (d) Bhuvaneswar
Answer: (d)

870. The capital of Rajasthan:
(a)Jodhpur (b) Kota
(c) Udaipur (d) Jaipur
Answer: (d)

871. The capital of Sikkim:
(a) Gangtok (b) Dispur
(c) Itanagar (d) Kohima
Answer: (a)

872. The capital of Tamil Nadu:
(a) Coimbatore (b) Madurai
(c) Chennai (d) Tiruchirappalli
Answer: (c)

873. The capital of Tripura:
(a) Itanagar (b) Kohima
(c) Gangtok (d) Agarthala
Answer: (d)

874. The capital of Uttarakhand:
(a) Nainital (b) Haridwar
(c) Dehra Dun (d) Rishikesh
Answer: (c)

875. The capital of West Bengal:
(a) Bhuvaneswar (b) Patna
(c) Darjeeling (d) Kolkata
Answer: (d)

High Courts in India

876. Which High Court has jurisdiction over the largest number of states?
(a) Allahabad (b) Guwahati
(c) Madras (d) Delhi
Answer: (b)

877. Which High Court has the largest number of judges?
(a) Guwahati (b)Delhi
(c) Allahabad (d) Kolkata
Answer: (c)

878. Which High Court has jurisdiction over the largest number of Union Territories?
(a) Delhi (b) Kerala
(c) Madras (d) Bombay
Answer: (d)

879. Andaman Nicobar comes under the jurisdiction of ...... High Court:
(a) Calcutta (b) Madras
(c) Delhi (d) Kerala
Answer: (a)

880. Lakshadweep comes under the jurisdiction of ...... High Court:
(a) Madras (b) Calcutta
(c) Kerala (d) Hyderabad
Answer: (c)

881. Which High Court has the largest number of benches?
(a) Madras (b) Calcutta
(c) Guwahati (d) Delhi
Answer: (c)

882. The seat of High Court in Andhra Pradesh:
(a) Rajamundry (b) Kurnul
(c) Hyderabad (d) Visakhapatnam
Answer: (c)

883. The seat of High Court in Orissa:
(a) Puri (b) Bhuvaneswar
(c) Konark (d) Cuttack
Answer: (d)

884. The seat of High Court in Bihar:
(a) Patna (b) Ranchi
(c) Raipur (d) Samasthipur
Answer: (a)

885. Where is the seat of Madhya Pradesh High Court?
(a) Bhopal (b) Indore
(c) Jabalpur (d) Ujjain
Answer: (c)

886. The seat of Gujarat High Court:
(a) Surat (b) Itanagar
(c) Ahmedabad (d) Gandhinagar
Answer: (c)

887. Goa comes under the jurisdiction of ....... High Court:
(a) Gujarat (b) Bombay
(c) Andhra Pradesh (d) Karnataka
Answer: (b)

888. The total number of High Courts in India:
(a) 28 (b) 29
(c) 22 (d) 21
Answer: (d)

889. The seat of Chhatisgarh High Court:
(a) Raipur (b) Ranchi
(c) Bilaspur (d) Jamshedpur
Answer: (c)

890. The seat of Himachal Pradesh High Court:
(a) Dharmasala (b) Shimla
(c) Kulu (d) Manali
Answer: (b)

891. The seat of Jammu Kashmir High Court:
(a) Srinagar & Jammu (b) Anantnag
(c) Ladakh (d) Amarnath
Answer: (a)

892. The seat of Jharkhand High Court:
(a) Raipur (b) Bilaspur
(c) Jamshedpur (d) Ranchi
Answer: (d)

893. The Madras High Court has jurisdiction over Tamil Nadu and .........
(a) Andaman Nicobar (b) Lakshadweep
(c) Goa (d) Puducherry
Answer: (d)

894. Where is the seat of Punjab and Haryana High Court?
(a) Ambala (b) Amritsar
(c) Chandigarh (d) Ludhiana
Answer: (c)

895. The seat of High Court in Rajasthan:
(a) Jaipur (b) Alwar
(c) Jodhpur (d) Ajmer
Answer: (c)

896. The seat of which High Court is in Gangtok?
(a) Sikkim (b) West Bengal
(c) Orissa (d) Uttarakhand
Answer: (a)

897. The seat of Uttarakhand High Court:
(a) Lucknow (b) Allahabad
(c) Dehradun (d) Nainital
Answer: (d)

898. Which Union Territory has its own High Court?
(a) Andaman Nicobar (b) Lakshadweep
(c) Pondicherry (d) Delhi
Answer: (d)

899. The seat of High Court in Uttar Pradesh:
(a) Lucknow (b) Delhi
(c) Allahabad (d) Kanpur
Answer: (c)

900. Dadra Nagar Haveli and Daman Diu come under the jurisdiction of ...... High Court:
(a) Delhi (b) Bombay
(c) Madras (d) Gujarat
Answer: (b)

901. India is largest country in the world in terms of area:
(a) 6 (b) 8
(c) 7 (d) 9
Answer: (c)

902. What per cent of the world area is occupied by India:
(a) 2.4 (b) 4.2
(c) 3.4 (d) 7.1
Answer: (a)

903. The north-south stretch of India is:
(a) 2933 km (b) 3287 km
(c) 3214 km (d) 3933 km
Answer: (c)

904. The total coastline of India:
(a) 6100km (b) 7516.6 km
(c) 7100 km (d) 3214 km
Answer: (b)

905. The land frontier of India:
(a) 7516.6 (b) 6100
(c) 15200 (d) 15700
Answer: (c)

906. The total number of members in the Indian Parliament:
(a) 545 (b) 550
(c) 233 (d) 790
Answer: (d)

907. The total number of members in Rajya Sabha:
(a) 233 (b) 245
(c) 235 (d) 240
Answer: (b)

908. The south Indian State with the largest number of members in the Legislative Assembly:
(a) Andhra Pradesh (b) Karnataka
(c) Tamil Nadu (d) Kerala
Answer: (c)

909. The state with the longest coastline in South India:
(a) Gujarat (b) Andhra Pradesh
(c) Tamil Nadu (d) Goa
Answer: (b)

910. The southernmost point of India is Indira Point. It is in:
(a) Tamil Nadu (b) Laksha Dweep
(c) Andaman (d) Nicobar
Answer: (d)

911. Which state has the largest number of Loksabha seats:
(a) U.P. (b) M.P.
(c) Rajasthan (d) Bihar
Answer: (a)

912. The total number of members in the Legislative Assemblies of Indian States and Union Territories:
(a) 4120 (b) 4020
(c) 4190 (d) 790
Answer: (a)

913. Which country shares the longest border with India:
(a) China (b) Pakistan
(c) Bangladesh (d) Nepal
Answer: (c)

914. Which of the following countries do not share a land frontier with India:
(a) Myanmar (b) Nepal
(c) Sri Lanka (d) Bhutan
Answer: (c)

915. The most densely populated state in India as per the 2011 Census:
(a) U.P. (b) Bihar
(c) West Bengal (d) Kerala
Answer: (b)

916. Among the Commonwealth countries the rank of India in terms of area:
(a) First (b) Second
(c) Third (d) Fourth
Answer: (c)

917.  Among the Commonwealth countries the rank of India in terms of population:
(a) Fourth (b) First
(c) Second (d) Third
Answer: (b)

918. The least densely populated state in India as per the 2011 Census::
(a) Goa (b) Sikkim
(c) Arunachal Pradesh (d) H.P.
Answer: (c)

919. The largest lake in India:
(a) Dal (b) Sambar
(c) Kolleru (d) Chilka
Answer: (d)

920. The westernmost state in India:
(a) Rajasthan (b) Jammu Kashmir
(c) Tamil Nadu (d) Gujarat
Answer: (d)

921. The maximum number of nominated members in the Lower House of Indian Parliament:
(a) 14 (b) 2 (c) 12 (d) 9
Answer: (b)

922. How many members represent the Union Territories in Loksabha:
(a) 15 (b) 13
(c) 7 (d) 30
Answer: (b)

923. The total frontier of India is
(a) 6100 (b) 7516
(c) 15200 (d) 22716
Answer: (d)

924. Which state has the least number of members in the Legislative Council:
(a) Goa (b) Karnataka
(c) Sikkim (d) Jammu Kashmir
Answer: (d)

925. Which state has the lowest number of districts:
(a) Sikkim (b) Goa
(c) Mizoram (d) Manipur
Answer: (b)

926. The area of India is ...... sq. km.
(a) 388630 (b) 3287263
(c) 2487263 (d) 4288630
Answer: (b)

927. What fraction of the total area of land area of the world is occupied by India?
(a) 1/32 (b) 1/52
(c) 1/42 (d) 1/24
Answer: (c)

928. What per cent of the global area is occupied by India?
(a)0.57 (b) 2.42
(c) 3.1 (d) 1.42
Answer: (a)

929. The rank of India in the Indian subcontinent in terms of area:
(a) 1 (b) 2
(c) 3 (d) 4
Answer: (a)

930. The rank of India in South Asia in terms of area:
(a) 4 (b) 3
(c) 2 (d) 1
Answer: (d)

931. The southernmost state in India:
(a) Kerala (b) Tamil Nadu
(c) Karnataka (d) Goa
Answer: (b)

932. The southernmost capital city in India:
(a) Chennai (b) Bangalore
(c) Thiruvananthapuram(d) Panaji
Answer: (c)

933. The northernmost state in India:
(a) Himachal Pradesh (b) Punjab
(c) Haryana (d) Jammu Kashmir
Answer: (d)

934. The northernmost  capital city in India:
(a) Jammu (b) Srinagar
(c) Shimla (d) Chandigarh
Answer: (b)

935. The easternmost state in India:
(a) Assam (b) Arunachal Pradesh
(c) Mizoram (d) Tripura
Answer: (b)

936. The westernmost Union Territory in India:
(a)Daman, Diu (b) Dadra Nagar Haveli
(c) Lakshadweep (d) Puducherry
Answer: (a)

937. The latitude of the southernmost point of the mainland of India:
(a) 8 degree 4minits (b) 6 degree 4minits
(c) 7 degree 4minits  (d) 9 degree 4minits
Answer: (a)

938. The latitude of the southernmost point of the Indian Union:
(a) 9 degree 4minits  (b) 7 degree 4minits
(c) 6 degree 4minits  (d) 8 degree 4minits
Answer: (c)

939. Indian Standard Time is based on...... and half degree East longitude.
(a) 68 (b) 97
(c) 37 (d) 82
Answer: (d)

940. 82 and a half degree east longitude passes through:
(a) New Delhi (b) Dispur
(c) Kakinada (d) Chennai
Answer: (c)

941. The place where Indian Standard Time and local time are the same?
(a) Allahabad (b) Kolkata
(c) Mumbai (d) New Delhi
Answer: (a)

942. Indian Standard Time is ...... hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time:
(a) 5 and half (b) 4 and half
(c) 6 and half (d) 3 and half
Answer: (a)

943. The lowest area in India:
(a) Rann of Kutch (b) Kuttanad
(c) Kochi (d) Kanyakumari
Answer: (b)

944. The southernmost point of the mainland of India:
(a) Rameswaram (b) Thalaimannar
(c) Dhanushkodi (d) Kanyakumari
Answer: (d)

945. The largest neighbouring country of India:
(a) Pakistan (b) China
(c) Bangladesh (d) Myanmar
Answer: (b)

946. The smallest neighbouring country of India:
(a) Bhutan (b) Maldives
(c) Nepal (d) Bangladesh
Answer: (b)

947. The smallest neighbouring country that shares a border with India:
(a) Nepal (b) Bangladesh
(c) Bhutan (d) Maldives
Answer: (c)

948. The only south-east Asian country that shares a border with India:
(a) Bangladesh (b) Nepal
(c) Myanmar (d) Srilanka
Answer: (c)

949. The nearest country to Nicobar islands:
(a) Srilanka (b) Myanmar
(c) Maldives (d) Indonesia
Answer: (d)

950. The nearest country to Andaman islands:
(a) Myanmar (b) Maldives
(c) Indonesia (d) Bangladesh
Answer: (a)

National Insignia 

951. Which colour is in the bottom of the national flag?
(a) Green (b) Saffron
(c) White (d) Navy blue
Answer: (a)

952. The ratio of the width and length of the national flag?
(a) 3:2 (b) 2:3
(c) 4:3 (d) 3:4
Answer: (b)

953. The wheel in the centre of the national flag has ...... spokes:
(a) 16 (b) 32
(c) 24 (d) 48
Answer: (c)

954. Who designed the national flag of India?
(a) Sarojini Naidu (b) JB Kripalani
(c) Jawaharlal Nehru (d) Pingali Venkiah
Answer: (d)

955. The Constituent Assembly adopted the national flag on:
(a) 26th November 1949(b) 15th August 1947
(c) 26th January 1950 (d) 22nd July 1947
Answer: (d)

956. Saffron colour in the national flag depicts:
(a) Truth (b) Progress
(c) Faith (d) Courage and sacrifice
Answer: (d)

957. White colour in the national flag signifies:
(a) Dynamism (b) Ancient culture
(c) Change (d) Truth and Peace
Answer: (d)

958. Which colour of the national flag signifies faith and chivalry?
(a) Green (b) White
(c) Saffron (d) Navy blue
Answer: (a)

959. New Flag Code of India was brought into effect in:
(a) 2001 (b) 2002
(c) 2003 (d) 2004
Answer: (b)

960. Number of standard sizes national flag:
(a) 9 (b) 8
(c) 7 (d) 6
Answer: (a)

961. The largest size of the national flag of India (in millimetres):
(a) 6300 ◊ 4200 (b) 3600 ◊ 2400
(c) 2700 ◊ 1800 (d) 1800 ◊ 1200
Answer: (a)

962. The smallest size of the national flag of India (in millimetres):
(a) 900 ◊ 600 (b) 450 ◊ 300
(c) 225 ◊ 150 (d) 150 ◊ 100
Answer: (d)

963. The sole manufacturer of the flag is Khadi Gramodyoga Samyukta Sangha of:
(a) Kerala (b) Karnataka
(c) Uttar Pradesh (d) Bihar
Answer: (b)

964. Usage of the flag is governed by the
(a) Flag Code of India (b) Indian Penal Code
(c) Criminal Procedure Code (d) Indian Citizenship Act
Answer: (a)

965. What is the colour of the wheel in the centre of the national flag?
(a) Black (b) Sky Blue
(c) Green (d) Navy Blue
Answer: (d)

966. Who unfurled a flag on behalf of India for the first time in a foreign country at the Second Socialist International Meeting in Stuttgart, Germany (1907)?
(a) Madam Bhikaji Cama (b) Pingali Venkiah
(c) Sister Nivetita (d) Annie Besant
Answer: (a)

967. Who headed the Adhoc committee appointed by the Constituent Assembly on 23 June 1947 to select a flag for independent India?
(a) Rajendraprasad (b) Maulana Azad
(c) Rajagopalachari (d) KM Munshi
Answer: (a)

968. National Flag of India is to be made of:
(a) Hand-spun cloth of cotton or silk (b) Polyester
(c) Rayon (d) Nylon
Answer: (a)

969. National tree of India:
(a) Lotus (b) Banyan Tree
(c) Deodar (d) Teak
Answer: (b)

970. The botanical name of Banyan tree :
(a) Ficus bengalensis (b) Tectona grandis
(c) Cocos nucifera (d) Nelumbo nucifera
Answer: (a)

971. Which is also known as Fig Tree?
(a) Coconut Tree (b) Teak
(c) Banyan tree (d) Bamboo
Answer: (c)

972. The national flower of India is Lotus. Who first suggested 'Lotus' to be our National symbol in his book "Bridhya Hindoo-r Asha" (An old Hindoo's Hope) written in 1888?
(a) Bipin Chandra Pal (b) Rabindranath Tagore
(c) Raj Narayan Bose (d) Mahatma Gandhi
Answer: (c)

973. The botanical name of Lotus:
(a) Nelumbo nucifera (b) Pavo cristatus
(c) Hibiscus rosasinenis (d) Vinca rosea
Answer: (a)

974. The national bird of India:
(a) Crow (b) Eagle
(c) Hawk (d) Peacock
Answer: (d)

975. The scientific name Peacock:
(a) Panthera leo (b) Pavo cristatus
(c) Srutio camelius (d) Cocos nucifera
Answer: (b)

976. In which language Janaganamana was originally composed by Rabindranath Tagore?
(a) Bengali (b) Hindi
(c) Urdu (d) English
Answer: (a)

977. Constituent Assembly adopted Janaganamana  as the national anthem of India on:
(a) 26th November 1949 (b) 26th January 1950
(c) 22nd July 1947 (d) 24th January 1950
Answer: (d)

978. The first political occasion in which Janaganamana sung was the session of the Indian National Congress held on 27th December, ......
(a) 1896 (b) 1911
(c) 1921 (d) 1906
Answer: (b)

979. The complete song of Janaganamana  consists of ....... stanzas:
(a) 6 (b) 7
(c) 5 (d) 4
Answer: (c)

980. Which stanza of Janaganamana is adopted as the National Anthem of India?
(a) First (b) Second
(c) Third (d) Last
Answer: (a)

981. A formal rendition of the national anthem is completed in..... seconds.
(a) 20 (b) 52
(c) 42 (d) 55
Answer: (b)

982. A shortened version consisting of the first and last lines of the national anthem is sung in ..... seconds:
(a) 25 (b) 20
(c) 16 (d) 22
Answer: (b)

983. In which journal Janaganamana was first published in 1912?
(a) Tatvabodhini Patrika (b) Bengal Gazette
(c) Dig Darshan (d) Samachar Darpan
Answer: (a)

984. Janaganamana was first published under the title:
(a) Vande Mataram (b) Morning Song
(c) Bharat Vidatha (d) National Hymn
Answer: (c)

985. Who rendered the English translation of Janaganamana?
(a) Aurobindo Ghosh (b) YB Yeats
(c) Rabindranath Tagore (d) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
Answer: (c)

986. Rabindranath Tagore wrote Janaganamana at the request of his intimate friend ..........who was a judge of Kolkata High Court:
(a) Ashutosh Chaudhary (b) Ashutosh Mukherjee
(c) YB Yeats (d) None of these
Answer: (a)

987. The English version of the national anthem begins with the words:
(a) I bow thee mother (b) Thou art the ruler
(c) God saves the kingdom (d) In god we trust
Answer: (b)

988. The Morning Song of India  is the English translation of:
(a) Janaganamana (b) Vandemataram
(c) Sare Jahan Se Achcha (d) Amar Sonar Bangla
Answer: (a)

989. The region mentioned in the national anthem which at present not a part of India:
(a) Baluchistan (b) Punjab
(c) Orissa (d) Sind
Answer: (d)

990. Who wrote Vande Mataram the national song of India?
(a) Rabindranth Tagore (b) Muhammad Iqbal
(c) Iswar Chandra Vidhyasagar (d) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
Answer: (d)

991. In which language Vande Mataram was originally written?
(a) Bengali (b) Hindi
(c) Sanskrit (d) Urdu
Answer: (c)

992. Vandemataram is a part of the novel:
(a) Durgesanandini (b) Anandmath
(c) Ganadevata (d) Arogyaniketan
Answer: (b)

993. The first political occasion in which Vande Mataram has sung was the 12th session of the Indian National Congress held in ...... at Kolkata:
(a) 1911 (b) 1912
(c) 1897 (d) 1896
Answer: (d)

994. Who rendered the English translation of Vande Mataram?
(a) Tagore
(b) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
(c) Aurobindo Ghosh
(d) Muhammad Iqbal
Answer: (c)

995. The scientific name of Tiger, the national animal of India:
(a) Panthera leo (b) Panthera tigris
(c) Felis domesticus (d) None of these
Answer: (b)

996. In which year Tiger became the national animal of India?
(a) 1970 (b) 1971
(c) 1974 (d) 1972
Answer: (d)

997. Project Tiger was started in:
(a) 1973 (b) 1974
(c) 1975 (d) 1976
Answer: (a)

998. Which was the national animal of India before Tiger?
(a) Elephant (b) Bull
(c) Lion (d) Cow
Answer: (c)

999. National game of India:
(a) Chess (b) Football
(c) Hockey (d) Cricket
Answer: (c)

1000. The number of players in a Hockey team:
(a) 9 (b) 11
(c) 10 (d) 8
Answer: (b)
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