General Awareness Questions - Set 5

General Awareness Questions - Set 5

1. On 1 November 1956, the state of Kerala was formed by the States Reorganisation Act merging the Malabar district,
The state of kerala was formed on .........

A) 1 November 1956
B) 1 November 1966
C) 1 November 1952
D) 1 November 1949

2. Banda Singh Bahadur (1670–1716), a military commander, was also known by the name of

A) Hira Lal
B) Hira Gupta
C) Laxman Das Bhardwaj
D) Laxman Das Gupta

3. Which of the following city is not in Punjab.

A) Amritsar
B) Ambala
C) Jalandhar
D) Ludhiana

4. ............. also categorized as a wetland, is the largest fresh water lake in Kerala,

A) Jheluman
B) Punnamadda
C) Munroethuruth
D) Sasathamkotta Lake

5. Godavari river originates near Trimbak in Nashik District of Maharashtra state.

A) True
B) False

6. In the 2009 general elections, the Congress party emerged as the single largest party (in the Lok Sabha) with .......... of its candidates getting elected to the 543-member house.

A) 204
B) 205
C) 206
D) 207

7. A Union Territory, unlike the states of India, which have their own elected governments, are ruled directly by the .....................

A) President of India
B) Central govenrnment
C) State government
D) Federal government

8. Shri Dharma Sastha temple is a Hindu temple located in ......., India.

A) Tamil Nadu
B) Kerala
C) Port Blair
D) Calcutta

9. The law created by a legislature is called .................

A) Common law
B) Statutory law
C) Civil law
D) Socialist law

10. In 1966, during Indian states reorganization, the Lakshadweep islands were organized into a separate union territory for administrative purposes.

A) True
B) False