Culture And Heritage Quiz: Trivia Facts About Monuments Of India!

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Culture And Heritage Quiz: Trivia Facts About Monuments Of India!

Below are a culture and heritage quiz that tests you on some of the trivia facts about monuments of India! A monument in each country represents a time or a cause of celebration of an event that took place, and India is full of such monuments that tell a particular story in time. By taking this quiz, you will get to learn about some of them.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the two island territories of India?
    • A. 

      Lakshadweep, and Daman & Diu

    • B. 

      Puducherry, and Daman & Diu

    • C. 

      Lakshadweep, and Andaman & Nicobar

    • D. 

      Andaman & Nicobar, and Puducherry

  • 2. 
    Koh-i-Noor diamond was mined in which state?
    • A. 

      Uttar Pradesh

    • B. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • C. 

      Himachal Pradesh

    • D. 

      Arunachal Pradesh

  • 3. 
    What is the name of this 'victory arch' which serves as one of the entrances to Fatehpur Sikri?
    • A. 

      Akbar Gate

    • B. 

      Buland Darwaza

    • C. 

      Deewan-E-aam

    • D. 

      Darwaza-E-khaas

  • 4. 
    Which of these parts of India has the highest battlefield on Earth?
    • A. 

      Srinagar

    • B. 

      Shimla

    • C. 

      Jammu

    • D. 

      Siachen

  • 5. 
    What is Pondicherry also called regionally?
    • A. 

      Puducherry

    • B. 

      Peducherry

    • C. 

      Penducherry

    • D. 

      Puttucherry

  • 6. 
    In the east of India is One of the popular hill stations of India, famous for its tea plantations. Can you name this town?
    • A. 

      Kulu-Manali

    • B. 

      Darjeeling

    • C. 

      Ooty

    • D. 

      Kodaikanal

  • 7. 
    Historical places like Kurukshetra, Panipat, Hisar, Rohtak, and Ambala are some of the towns in which Indian state?
    • A. 

      Haryana

    • B. 

      Rajasthan

    • C. 

      Punjab

    • D. 

      Uttar Pradesh

  • 8. 
    What was the first Indian state created on the basis of regional language?
    • A. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • B. 

      Maharashtra

    • C. 

      Kerala

    • D. 

      Tamil Nadu

  • 9. 
    If there is one state in India to single out for its beaches, Goa is the one. Which of the following beaches is in Goa?
    • A. 

      Candolim beach

    • B. 

      Besant Nagar Beach

    • C. 

      Elliott's Beach

    • D. 

      Dumas Beach

  • 10. 
    Indira Point and Kanyakumari are both southern extremes of India. Which one of these is located on an island?
    • A. 

      Indira Point

    • B. 

      Kanyakumari

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 11. 
    Chandigarh is a Union Territory:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The 'Taj Mahal' was built by how many workers?
    • A. 

      15000

    • B. 

      20000

    • C. 

      30000

    • D. 

      10000

  • 13. 
    The largest rice producing state in India is :
    • A. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • B. 

      West Bengal

    • C. 

      Maharashtra

    • D. 

      Karnataka

  • 14. 
    The tallest peak in India and the third tallest in the world is in which Indian state?
    • A. 

      Sikkim

    • B. 

      Assam

    • C. 

      Meghalaya

    • D. 

      Manipur

  • 15. 
    People with an interest in which of these fields would be particularly keen to visit the Jantar Mantar
    • A. 

      Astronomy

    • B. 

      Astrology

    • C. 

      Horticulture

    • D. 

      Zoology

  • 16. 
    Pick the state that has the following towns and cities: Ernakulam, Kozhikode, Guruvayoor, and Munnar.
    • A. 

      Tamil Nadu

    • B. 

      Kerala

    • C. 

      Karantaka

    • D. 

      West Bengal

  • 17. 
    India is the sixth largest country in the world in terms of total land area.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    One of the following is a famous Soup from India. Which one is it?
    • A. 

      Mulligatwany

    • B. 

      Minestrone

    • C. 

      Borscht

    • D. 

      Gazpacho

  • 19. 
    This bridge is in India. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Did you know that Andhra Pradesh has a State Tree? Which is it?
    • A. 

      Neem

    • B. 

      Banyan

    • C. 

      Mango

    • D. 

      Asoka

  • 21. 
    The Capital City of Orissa is also popularly known as:
    • A. 

      Land of Kings

    • B. 

      Land of Palaces

    • C. 

      Land of Temples

    • D. 

      Land of Dreams

  • 22. 
    India has never hosted the Olympic games.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    One of the basic questions - How many states and territories does India have?
    • A. 

      29 states, 6 territories

    • B. 

      30 states, 7 territories

    • C. 

      29 states, 7 territories

    • D. 

      28 states, 6 territories

  • 24. 
    This brightly colored bird with shades of blue and turquoise is called Indian Roller. This bird is the State bird of which State?
    • A. 

      Karnataka

    • B. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • C. 

      Himachal Pradesh

    • D. 

      Uttar Pradesh

  • 25. 
    The wettest place on earth lies in the state of :
    • A. 

      Meghalaya

    • B. 

      Assam

    • C. 

      Sikkim

    • D. 

      Arunachal Pradesh