Famous Places Questions and Answers

21.

Which of the Following Lake is located in Udaipur?

   A.) Pichola lake
   B.) Vembanad
   C.) Kolleru lake
   D.) Karanji lake

Answer: Option 'D'

Karanji lake is artificial fresh water lake built in 1362.

22.

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

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

Answer: Option 'A'

Brazil

23.

The Forbidden City is located in which country?

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

Answer: Option 'B'

China

24.

National Institute of Nutrition is located at which of the following places?

   A.) Pune
   B.) Hyderabad
   C.) Bangalore
   D.) Mumbai

Answer: Option 'B'

​Hyderabad

25.

The famous Rock Garden is located in which city?

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

Answer: Option 'A'

Chandigarh

26.

The State Hermitage Museum is located in which country?

   A.) France
   B.) United State
   C.) Moldova
   D.) Russia

Answer: Option 'D'

Russia

27.

Which city has been named as the world's most liveable city for the seventh year in a row by The Economist in its Global Liveability Report?

   A.) Melbourne
   B.) Vienna
   C.) Hyderabad
   D.) New Delhi

Answer: Option 'A'

Melbourne

28.

Minjar Fair is the important fair celebrated in Chamba district. What does 'Minjar' represent for?

   A.) Local Custom
   B.) Lotus flowers
   C.) Maize flowers
   D.) Wheat flowers

Answer: Option 'C'

Maize flowers

29.

Valley of the Kings is located in which country?

   A.) Egypt
   B.) Turkey
   C.) Italy
   D.) Tanzania

Answer: Option 'A'

​Egypt

30.

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.

31.

'Dona Paula' is one of the most famous and striking monuments located in which state?

   A.) Tamil Nadu
   B.) Goa
   C.) Andhra Pradesh
   D.) Telangana

Answer: Option 'B'

Goa

32.

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 

33.

The International Rice Research Institute is located in

   A.) Philippines
   B.) Indonesia
   C.) Malaysia
   D.) Thailand

Answer: Option 'A'

Philippines

34.

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

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

Answer: Option 'C'

​Duisburg

35.

Which city ranks 40 among top 50 global cities for women entrepreneurs listing?

   A.) Hyderabad
   B.) Chennai
   C.) Delhi
   D.) Bangalore

Answer: Option 'D'

Bangalore

36.

Waterloo is located in

   A.) England
   B.) Belgium
   C.) France
   D.) Switzerland

Answer: Option 'B'

Belgium 

37.

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

38.

India’s first indigenously built floating dock (FDN-2) has launched on which shipyard?

   A.) Hindustan shipyard Ltd
   B.) Bombay Dockyard
   C.) Kattupalli Shipyard
   D.) Goa Shipyard

Answer: Option 'C'

​Kattupalli Shipyard
India’s first indigenously built Floating Dock (FDN-2) for the Indian Navy has launched at the L&T Shipbuilding Yard at Kattupalli near Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The Floating Dock is 185 metres long and 40 metres wide and will enable docking of all kinds of vessels, including Naval ships and submarines (excepting aircraft carriers and tankers) of up to 8,000 tonnes displacement, with draughts of up to seven metres, during both day and night. FDN-2 was designed and built by Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (L&T) at a cost of Rs 468 crore.

39.

Minjar Fair is the important fair celebrated in Chamba district. What does 'Minjar' represent for?

   A.) Local Custom
   B.) Maize flowers
   C.) Wheat flowers
   D.) Lotus flowers

Answer: Option 'B'

​Maize flowers

40.

Teotihuacán Pyramids is located in which country?

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

Answer: Option 'A'

Mexico


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