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  • 1. 

    Kempe Gowda  established a _____ considered to be the foundation of modern Bangalore.

    • A.

      Mud fort

    • B.

       Bangalore Fort

    • C.

      Bangalore Palace

    • D.

      New city

    Correct Answer
    A. Mud fort
    Explanation
    Kempe Gowda established a mud fort, which is considered to be the foundation of modern Bangalore. This fort played a significant role in the development and growth of the city. It provided security and served as a center for administration and trade. The mud fort was a symbol of Kempe Gowda's vision for Bangalore and laid the groundwork for the city's future expansion and prosperity.

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  • 2. 

    The oldest reference to Pune is found inscribed on a copper plate dated _____,  

    • A.

      858 AD

    • B.

      AD 937

    • C.

      868 AD

    • D.

      1327

    Correct Answer
    B. AD 937
    Explanation
    The correct answer is AD 937. This is the oldest reference to Pune found inscribed on a copper plate. The inscription provides evidence of the existence of Pune during that time period.

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  • 3. 

    Bangalore is sometimes referred to as the "Silicon Valley of India" (or "IT capital of India") because of its role as the nation's leading _____  

    • A.

      Technological organizations.

    • B.

      Startups in Bangalore

    • C.

      Information technology exporter.

    • D.

      Educational and research institutions

    Correct Answer
    C. Information technology exporter.
    Explanation
    Bangalore is referred to as the "Silicon Valley of India" because it is the nation's leading information technology exporter. This means that Bangalore is known for its significant contribution to the export of information technology products and services, similar to how the original Silicon Valley in the United States is known for its technology industry.

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  • 4. 

    Pune is the largest hub in India for _____ companies.Over ___ companies have set up their businesses here.  

    • A.

      Korea, 249

    • B.

      France, 195

    • C.

      German , 225

    • D.

      Azerbaijan, 87

    Correct Answer
    C. German , 225
    Explanation
    Pune is the largest hub in India for German companies, with 225 of them having set up their businesses there.

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  • 5. 

     Bangalore is home to many educational and research institutions in India, such as ____ 

    • A.

      Indian Institute of Science & Indian Institute of Management

    • B.

      National Institute of Fashion Technology, National Institute of Design, National Law School of India University & National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences

    • C.

      Bharat Electronics, Hindustan Aeronautics and National Aerospace Laboratories

    • D.

      All of them

    Correct Answer
    D. All of them
    Explanation
    Bangalore is home to many educational and research institutions in India, including the Indian Institute of Science, Indian Institute of Management, National Institute of Fashion Technology, National Institute of Design, National Law School of India University, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bharat Electronics, Hindustan Aeronautics, and National Aerospace Laboratories. Therefore, the correct answer is "All of them."

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  • 6. 

    The Hinjewadi IT Park is officially called? 

    • A.

      Rahul Gandhi IT Park

    • B.

      Indira Gandhi Gandhi IT Park

    • C.

      The Rajeev Gandhi IT Park

    • D.

      Sanjay Gandhi IT Park

    Correct Answer
    C. The Rajeev Gandhi IT Park
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Rajeev Gandhi IT Park. This is because the question is asking for the official name of the Hinjewadi IT Park, and the correct answer is the Rajeev Gandhi IT Park.

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  • 7. 

    Pune has been the single largest hub for German companies for the last _____.

    • A.

      50 years

    • B.

      60 years

    • C.

      70 years

    • D.

      80 Years

    Correct Answer
    B. 60 years
    Explanation
    Pune has been the single largest hub for German companies for the last 60 years. This suggests that for the past six decades, Pune has consistently attracted and hosted the highest number of German companies compared to any other location. This demonstrates the city's strong appeal and favorable business environment for German companies, which has been sustained over a long period of time.

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  • 8. 

    Bangalore's IT industry is divided into three main clusters – 

    • A.

      Software Technology Parks of India (STPI); International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB); Electronics City.  ITPL

    • B.

      International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB); Electronics City.  ITPL

    • C.

      Software Technology Parks of India (STPI); International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB); ITPL

    • D.

      Software Technology Parks of India (STPI); International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB); Electronics City. 

    Correct Answer
    D. Software Technology Parks of India (STPI); International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB); Electronics City. 
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Software Technology Parks of India (STPI); International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB); and Electronics City. These are the three main clusters of Bangalore's IT industry.

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  • 9. 

    Bangalore is a hub for _____ related industry in India & India’s largest _____ company is located in Bangalore.

    • A.

      Automobile.

    • B.

      Biotechnology .

    • C.

      Manufacturing.

    • D.

      Agricultural.

    Correct Answer
    B. Biotechnology .
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Biotechnology. Bangalore is known as a hub for the biotechnology industry in India, with numerous biotech companies and research institutions located in the city. Additionally, India's largest biotechnology company is also located in Bangalore.

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  • 10. 

    Pune is the largest center for _____in India.

    • A.

      Japanese learning

    • B.

      Chinese Learning

    • C.

      German Learning

    • D.

      French learning

    Correct Answer
    A. Japanese learning
    Explanation
    Pune is known for being the largest center for Japanese learning in India. This means that Pune has the most resources, institutions, and opportunities for individuals who want to learn the Japanese language. It could have a high number of Japanese language schools, cultural exchange programs, or Japanese companies that promote language learning. The answer choice "Japanese learning" aligns with this information and indicates that Pune is specifically recognized for its focus on teaching and promoting the Japanese language.

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  • 11. 

    The first Internet service provider in Bangalore was ____, which started offering internet services in early ____.

    • A.

      BSNL, 1980

    • B.

      Bharati Airtel, 1985

    • C.

      STPI, 1990

    • D.

      Reliance, 1995

    Correct Answer
    C. STPI, 1990
    Explanation
    STPI (Software Technology Parks of India) was the first Internet service provider in Bangalore, starting in 1990. This government-owned organization played a crucial role in the development of the IT industry in India by providing infrastructure and connectivity services to software companies. Their establishment in Bangalore in 1990 marked the beginning of internet services in the city, paving the way for the growth of the technology sector in the region.

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  • 12. 

    The _____ was the first to bring industry to Pune ?

    • A.

      Tata Motors.

    • B.

      Kirloskar Group.

    • C.

      Aditya Birla Group

    • D.

      Reliance.

    Correct Answer
    B. Kirloskar Group.
    Explanation
    The Kirloskar Group was the first to bring industry to Pune.

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  • 13. 

    India's  ____ industry, is the world's fastest-growing.

    • A.

      Automotive

    • B.

      Pharmaceutical

    • C.

      IT

    • D.

      Telecommunication

    Correct Answer
    D. Telecommunication
    Explanation
    The given statement states that India's industry is the world's fastest-growing. Among the options provided, the telecommunication industry is the most suitable answer. This is because the telecommunication industry in India has experienced significant growth in recent years, with the expansion of mobile phone usage and internet connectivity. India has emerged as one of the largest markets for telecommunication services, attracting investments and witnessing rapid advancements in technology. Therefore, the telecommunication industry aligns with the description of being the fastest-growing industry in India.

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  • 14. 

    When did Indian national Hockey team win the first Hockey World Cup ?

    • A.

      1942

    • B.

      1965

    • C.

      1975 

    • D.

      2012

    Correct Answer
    C. 1975 
    Explanation
    In 1975, the Indian national Hockey team won the first Hockey World Cup. This victory marked a significant milestone for Indian hockey as it was the first time they clinched the prestigious title. The tournament was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and India emerged as the champions by defeating Pakistan in the final. This victory not only showcased India's prowess in the sport but also solidified their position as a dominant force in international hockey.

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  • 15. 

    How many countries will be participating in the upcoming Kabddi World Cup?

    • A.

      16

    • B.

      12

    • C.

      18

    • D.

      8

    Correct Answer
    B. 12
    Explanation
    There will be 12 countries participating in the upcoming Kabaddi World Cup.

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  • 16. 

    _____ was the first spaceflight that landed humans on the Moon. 

    • A.

      Apollo 8

    • B.

      ​Apollo 11

    • C.

      Luna 22

    • D.

      Kosmos 305

    Correct Answer
    B. ​Apollo 11
    Explanation
    Apollo 11 was the first spaceflight that landed humans on the Moon. This historic mission took place in July 1969, with astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin becoming the first and second humans to walk on the lunar surface. The successful landing and subsequent moonwalks marked a significant achievement in space exploration and a major milestone in human history.

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  • 17. 

    Who is the upcoming RBI governor?

    • A.

      Arun Jaitely

    • B.

      Raghuram Rajan 

    • C.

      Urjit Patel

    • D.

      Arundhati Bhattacharya

    Correct Answer
    C. Urjit Patel
    Explanation
    Urjit Patel is the correct answer because he was appointed as the upcoming RBI governor. He succeeded Raghuram Rajan in this position. Arun Jaitely and Arundhati Bhattacharya are not relevant to the question as they are not associated with the position of RBI governor.

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