How Well You Know Taj Mahal? Trivia Quiz

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How Well You Know Taj Mahal? Trivia Quiz

How well do you know the Taj Mahal? Would you like to try this quiz? Taj Mahal is an ivory-white mausoleum situated on the Southern bank of the waterway Yamuna in the Indian city of Agra. It was appointed in 1632 by the Mughal emperor to house the tomb of his beloved wife. If you are interested to discover more about the Taj Mahal, look no further than this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was the construction of the Taj Mahal completed?
    • A. 

      1452

    • B. 

      1653

    • C. 

      1775

    • D. 

      1210

  • 2. 
    What is the English translation of the Taj Mahal?
    • A. 

      Crown of Palaces

    • B. 

      Palace of Rings

    • C. 

      Persian Palaces

    • D. 

      Palaces of Princess

  • 3. 
    Who was the architect of the Taj Mahal?
    • A. 

      Ustad Ahmad Lahauri

    • B. 

      Mumtaz Mahal

    • C. 

      Shah Jahan

    • D. 

      Yamuna

  • 4. 
    When was the Taj Mahal declared a winner of the New7Wonders of the World (2000–2007) initiative?
    • A. 

      2010

    • B. 

      2005

    • C. 

      2001

    • D. 

      2007

  • 5. 
    Who was the Persian wife of the Mughal emperor whom the Taj Mahal was built for?
    • A. 

      Gauhara Begum

    • B. 

      Mumtaz Mahal

    • C. 

      Gur-e Amir

    • D. 

      Jama Masjid

  • 6. 
    Who was the Mughal emperor that commissioned the building of the Taj Mahal?
    • A. 

      Gur-e Amir

    • B. 

      Rabindranath Tagore

    • C. 

      Shah Jahan

    • D. 

      Ustad Ahmad Lahauri

  • 7. 
    What is the central focus of the entire complex of the Taj Mahal?
    • A. 

      Chamber

    • B. 

      Tomb

    • C. 

      Garden

    • D. 

      Pishtaq

  • 8. 
    What is set around the Taj Mahal which covers around 300 sq. meter?
    • A. 

      Lake

    • B. 

      Forest

    • C. 

      Maze

    • D. 

      Mughal Garden

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