India General Knowledge Questions and Answers | Set 12

1. Which Gupta ruler is known as the 'Napoleon of India'?

A.

Chandragupta I


B.

Chandragupta II


C.

Samudragupta


D.

Kumargupta




2. Which is the second-highest civilian award in India?

A.

Bharat Ratna


B.

Padma Shri


C.

Padma Bhushan


D.

Padma Vibhushan




3. Who was the first Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh?

A.

Yashwant Singh Parmar


B.

Shanta Kumar


C.

Thakur Ram Lal


D.

Virbhadra Singh




4. Which is the capital of India?

A.

Delhi


B.

New Delhi


C.

Mumbai


D.

Kolkata




5. Who is known as the Flying Sikh of India?

A.

Mika Singh


B.

Yograj Singh


C.

Yuvraj Singh


D.

Milkha Singh




6. Which monument was built in India to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary?

A.

Bombay Castle


B.

India Gate


C.

Gateway of India


D.

Victoria Terminus




7. Which one of the below rivers flows between Vindhya and Satpura ranges?

A.

Narmada


B.

Yamuna


C.

Mahanadi


D.

Kaveri




8. When was Goa state formed?

A.

25 January 1971


B.

1 November 1966


C.

26 January 1950


D.

30 May 1987




9. Who is considered as the "Father of Indian Prehistory"?

A.

John Evans


B.

R. G. Collingwood


C.

Robert Bruce Foote


D.

James Theodore Bent




10. Where is the Central Rice Research Station situated?

A.

Bhubaneswar


B.

Cuttack


C.

Sambalpur


D.

Brahmapur




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