Famous Places Questions and Answers

1.

Teotihuacán Pyramids is located in which country?

   A.) Mexico
   B.) Laos
   C.) Peru
   D.) Agentina

Answer: Option 'A'

Mexico

2.

The Forbidden City is located in which country?

   A.) Bhutan
   B.) China
   C.) Nepal
   D.) Mongolia

Answer: Option 'B'

China

3.

The world famous Ajanta caves are situated in

   A.) Maharashtra
   B.) Madhya Pradesh
   C.) Karnataka
   D.) Orissa

Answer: Option 'A'

Maharashtra

4.

Which state in India is set to become the first state to invite all Twitter and Facebook users to interact with the Chief Minister and contribute towards improving various services?

   A.) Karnataka
   B.) Chattisgarh
   C.) Haryana
   D.) Punjab

Answer: Option 'C'

Haryana is poised to become the first state to invite all Twitter and Facebook users to interact with the Chief Minister Manohar Lal and contribute towards further improving various services being provided by different departments.

5.

Victoria Falls is located between which two countries?

   A.) Zambia & Zimbabwe
   B.) Senegal-Botswana
   C.) Ethiopia-Kenya
   D.) Tanzania-Kenya

Answer: Option 'A'

Zambia & Zimbabwe

6.

Which places is said to be the cathedral city of india?

   A.) Bhubaneswar
   B.) Ahmedabad
   C.) Mumbai
   D.) Kanpur

Answer: Option 'A'

Bhubaneswar

7.

According to Assocham Report, ____________ is second best state in attracting investments.

   A.) Odisha
   B.) Gujarat
   C.) Maharashtra
   D.) Madhya Pradesh

Answer: Option 'B'

Maharashtra bagged top position in total live investments attracted by different public and private sources across India as of FY17 stated the ASSOCHAM report. While Gujarat is in the second position followed by Odisha on the third slot, Gujarat at 8.5% and Odisha at 7%. Maharashtra led the pack to top as the best state to attract the investments.

8.

In which city the world's tallest sandcastle has been built?

   A.) Havana
   B.) Paris
   C.) Duisburg
   D.) Berlin

Answer: Option 'C'

​Duisburg

9.

Christ The Redeemer Statue on Corcovado Mountain is located in which country?

   A.) Brazil
   B.) Canada
   C.) China
   D.) Hungary

Answer: Option 'A'

Brazil

10.

The famous Rock Garden is located in which city?

   A.) Chandigarh
   B.) New Delhi
   C.) Bhopal
   D.) Vadodara

Answer: Option 'A'

Chandigarh

11.

What region is also referred as the  " Garden of southern India " ?

   A.) Western Ghats
   B.) Nilgiris
   C.) Cauvery Delta
   D.) Cardamom Hills

Answer: Option 'C'

Cauvery river also known as Dakshin Ganga is one of the major rivers in the south Indian region. On its course to Bay of Bengal, Cauvery gets branched into many distributaries forming many fertile deltas. It is for this reason that Cauvery is also known as the “garden of southern India.”

12.

______ is the largest city in South Africa and very famous for goldmines.

   A.) Kimberley
   B.) Johannesburg
   C.) Cape Town
   D.) Durban

Answer: Option 'B'

​Johannesburg

13.

Which of the following Valleys is known as "Paradise of Earth" ?

   A.) Kangra Valley
   B.) Kashmir Valley
   C.) Doon Valley
   D.) Kullu Valley

Answer: Option 'B'

Kashmir Valley

14.

Which Temple has been named as the cleanest iconic place in India under the 'Swachhata Hi Seva' Programme?

   A.) Vaishno Devi Temple
   B.) Tirupathi Temple
   C.) Golden Temple
   D.) Meenakshi Temple

Answer: Option 'D'

The Meenakshi Temple in Tamil Nadu's Madurai has been named the cleanest iconic place in India under the 'Swachhata Hi Seva' programme.

15.

Dudh Sagar Waterfalls are located in ______ state ?

   A.) Uttar Pradesh
   B.) Goa
   C.) Bihar
   D.) None of the above

Answer: Option 'B'

​Goa

16.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched India's first roll on-roll off or 'Ro-Ro' ferry service in which state ?

   A.) Uttar Pradesh
   B.) Maharashtra
   C.) Gujarat 
   D.) Madhya Pradesh

Answer: Option 'C'

Gujarat 

17.

The world's tallest twisted tower is?

   A.) Burj Khalifa
   B.) Infinity Tower
   C.) BREN Tower
   D.) Tokyo Sky Tree

Answer: Option 'B'

Infinity Tower

18.

The central Scientific Instruments Organisation is situated at

   A.) Chandigarh
   B.) Bangalore
   C.) New Delhi
   D.) Chennai

Answer: Option 'A'

​Chandigarh

19.

The Famous 'Golconda Fort' is located in which state?

   A.) Punjab
   B.) Andhra Pradesh
   C.) Telangana
   D.) Goa

Answer: Option 'C'

Telangana

20.

The Famous tallest building in New York state is _____ ?

   A.) Empire State Building
   B.) 432 Park Avenue
   C.)  John Hancock Center
   D.) None of these

Answer: Option 'A'

Empire State Building


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