1. Arakan Yoma is an extension of Himalayas located in:
[a] Baluchistan
[b] Nepal
[c] Kashmir
[d] Myanmar

2. The oldest inhabitants of India are considered to be:
[a] Negritoes
[b] Mediterranean
[c] Mongoloids
[d] Indo-Aryans

3. The State which instituted the Kanshi Ram Sports Award:
[a] Haryana
[b] Uttar Pradesh
[c] Bihar
[d] Jharkhand

4. The mountain range between Narmada and Tapti:
[a] Karkoram
[b] Patkai
[c] Aravalli
[d] Satpura

5. Which State has the lowest number of Members in the Legislative Assembly?
[a] Goa
[b] Sikkim
[c] Manippur
[d] Meghalaya

6. Bhilai Steel Plant is in the state of:
[a] Chhatisgarh
[b] Bihar
[c] Madhya Pradesh
[d] Jharkhand

7.  ‘Tirich Mir’ is a mountain peak in:
[a] India
[b] Pakistan
[c] Nepal
[d] Bhutan

8. To which mineral ‘Raniganj’ is associated?
[a] Coal
[b] Copper
[c] Diamond
[d] Gold

9. The National Institute of Visually Handicapped is situated at:
[a] New Delhi
[b] Dehra Dun
[c] Kolkatta
[d] Chennai

10. Which Indian state has the largest number of Loksabha seats?
[a] Uttar Pradesh
[b] Bihar
[c] Maharashtra
[d] West Bengal

11. Gandhiji  spent 2089 days in Indian prisons. Where was his last confinement?
[a] Aga Khan Palace, Pune
[b] Yervada jail
[c] Thihar jail
[d] None of these

12. The venue of first National Games held in 1985:
[a] Pune
[b] Mumbai
[c] New Delhi
[d] Imphal

13. Tulu is a ___ language:
[a] Indo-Aryan
[b] Dravidian
[c] Sino-Tibetan
[d] Austric

14. Chandranagar, a former European colony was added to the State of ……. in 1954.
[a] Andhra Pradesh
[b] West Bengal
[c] Tamil Nadu         
[d] Orissa

15. The most abundant fruit in India:
[a] Jack fruit
[b] Mango
[c] Guava
[d] Apple

16. Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology is the first agricultural university in India. It is in the state of:
[a] Uttarakhand
[b] Uttar Pradesh
[c] Himachal Pradesh
[d] Haryana

17. Dharavi, India’s lagest slum is in:
[a] Delhi
[b] Mumbai
[c] Chennai
[d] None of these

18. Which port city in India is situated in Salsette island?
[a] Chennai
[b] Mumbai
[c] Kolkatta
[d] Visakhapatnam

19. Nagarjuna Srisailam sanctuary is the largest ____ In India.
[a] snake park
[b] tiger reserve
[c] lion safari park
[d] deer park

20. Parameswarakund is a place of pilgrimage in the state of:
[a] Assam
[b] Meghalaya
[c] Manippur
[d] Arunachal

21. During the epic period which region in India was known as ‘Pragjyotisha’:
[b] Gujarat
[c] Assam
[d] Bengal

22. The first express way of India:
[a] Delhi-Kanpur             
[b] Ahmedabad-Vadodara
[c] Chennai-Tambaram 
[d] Jaipur- Delhi

23. Veeresalingam was a reformer in:
[a] Andhra Pradesh         
[b] Utta Pradesh
[c] Punjab                           
[d] Tamil Nadu

24. Who was known as ‘Socretes of Maharashtra’:
[a] Gopalakrishna Gokhale       
[b] Pheroz Shah Mehta
[c] K.T.Telang                           
[d] B.G.Tilak

25. The new name of Sudhamapuri:
[a] Porbander
[b] Gandhinagar
[c] Ahmedabad
[d] Surat