India Gk MCQ | India gk quiz test Part-1

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India GK Quiz

Q.1: 1. The origin of the name Bharat is related to which majestic king of ancient times??
[A] Maharana Pratap
[B] Chandragupta Maurya
[C] Bharat Chakraborty
[D] Ashoka Maurya

[C] Bharat Chakraborty

Q.2: Which is the largest city of India ?
[A] Mumbai
[B] Kolkata
[C] Delhi
[D] Madras

[A] Mumbaiorganisms

Q.3: Which is the largest state of India ?
[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Rajasthan
[D] Madhya Pradesh

[C] Rajasthan

Q.4: How many states are there in India ?
[A] 28
[B] 29
[C] 36
[D] 30

[D] 30

Q.5: Which is the longest river of India?
[A] Gandaki
[B] Kosi
[C] Brahmaputra
[D] Ganga

[D] Ganga

Q.6: Which is the widest river in India ?
[A] Brahmaputra
[B] Gomti
[C] Gomti
[D] Chambal

[A] Brahmaputra

Q.7: Who is India’s tallest tower?
[A] Charminar
[B] Qutub Minar
[C] swinging tower
[D] Shaheed Minar

[B] Qutub Minar

Q.8: Which is the longest dam in India ?
[A] Bhakra Dam
[B] Indira Sagar Dam
[C] Hirakud Dam
[D] Nagarjuna Sagar Dam

[C] Hirakud Dam

Q.9: Which is the longest tunnel in India ?
[A] Rohtang Tunnell
[B] Jawahar Tunnel
[C] Maliguda tunnel
[D] Kamshet Tunnel

[B] Jawahar Tunnel

Q.10: Which is the tallest statue of India ?
[A] Harmandir Sahib
[B] Hampi
[C] Nalandal
[D] Gomateshwar

[D] Gomateshwar

Q.11: When was the first women’s university established in India ?
[A] 1917
[B] 1915
[C] 1916
[D] 1925

[C] 1916

Q.12: India’s first women’s university ?
[A] Shri Padmavati Women’s University
[B] SNDT Women’s University
[C] Vanasthali Vidyapeeth
[D] LSR Women’s University

[B] SNDT Women’s University

Q.13: Where was India’s first women’s university established?
[A] Delhi
[B] Kolkata
[C] Mumbai
[D] Bangalore

[C] Mumbai

Q.14: Who was the first Indian woman to receive a gold medal in the Asian Games ?
[A] Kamaljeet Sandhu
[B] Sucheta Kripalani
[C] Rajia Begum
[D] Bachendri Pal

[A] Kamaljeet Sandhu

Q.15: Who was the first Indian woman to climb Mount Everest ?
[A] Kalpana Chawla
[B] Razia Sultan
[C] Bachendri Pal
[D] Sucheta Kripalani

[C] Bachendri Pal

Q.16: Who was the first woman IPS of India ?
[A] Sarojini Naidu
[B] Kiran Bedi
[C] Vimala Devi
[D] Mother Teresa

[B] Kiran Bedi

Q.17: Who was the first female state pal of India?
[A] Sarojini Naidu
[B] Sushmita Sen
[C] Pratibha Patil
[D] Mamta Banerjee

[A] Sarojini Naidu

Q.18: Who was the first woman judge in the Supreme Court?
[A] Uma Bharti
[B] Sushmita Sen
[C] M. Fatima Biwi
[D] Karnam Malleshwari

[C] M. Fatima Biwi

Q.19: Who was the first Governor General of independent India?
[A] Lord Canning
[B] Lord Mount Baton
[C] Lord Dufferin
[D] Lord Lytton

[B] Lord Mount Baton

Q.20: Who became the first Prime Minister of India?
[A] Jawaharlal Nehru
[B] Lal Bahadur Shastri
[C] Indira Gandhi
[D] Morarji Desai

[A] Jawaharlal Nehru

Q.21: When did Jawaharlal Nehru become the first Prime Minister of India?
[A] 26 January 1950
[B] 15 August 1947
[C] 15 August 1948
[D] Others

[B] 15 August 1947

Q.22: Who became the first woman Prime Minister in India ?
[A] Pratibha Patil
[B] M. Fatima Biwi
[C] Indira Gandhi
[D] Others

[C] Indira Gandhi

Q.23: Who is the first President of India?
?

[A] Abdul Kalam
[B] Dr. Rajendra Prasad
[C] Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
[D] Basappa Danappa Jatti

[B] Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Q.24: Who was the first Indian to receive the Nobel Prize ?
[A] Hargobind Khurana
[B] Mother Teresa
[C] Amartya Sen
[D] Rabindra Nath Tagore

[D] Rabindra Nath Tagore

Q.25: Who was the first president of the Indian National Congress ?
[A] Vyomesh Chandra Banerjee
[B] Firoz Shah Mehta
[C] Bal Gangadhar Tilak
[D] Lala Lajpat Rai

[A] Vyomesh Chandra Banerjee

Q.26: First Indian astronaut ?
[A] Rakesh Sharma
[B] Kalpana Chawla
[C] Sunita Williams
[D] Others

[A] Rakesh Sharma

Q.27: First Indian woman to reach South Pole ?
[A] Tara Cherian
[B] Vimala Devi
[C] Reena Kaushal Dharmashaktu
[D] Dr. Amrita Patel

[C] Reena Kaushal Dharmashaktu

Q.28: First Indian film made in India (Mouni Cinema) ?
[A] Raja Harishchandra
[B] Kishan Kanhaiya
[C] Pundalik
[D] Bhishma vows

[A] Raja Harishchandra

Q.29: FWhen was the first Indian film Mouni Cinema Raja Harishchandra produced in India?

[A] 1934
[B] 1918
[C] 1919
[D] 1913

[D] 1913

Q.30: The English name of India ‘India’ (India) is derived from which word ?

[A] Bharat Chakraborty
[B] Hindustan
[C] Sindhu
[D] Others

[C] Sindhu

Q.31: Bharatkhand What is India?

[A] Another name
[B] Nation
[C] Civilization
[D] Others

[A] Another name

Q.32: What is agriculture of Indian economy?

[A] Economic progress
[B] spine
[C] Economic Reformsn
[D] Others

[B] spine

Q.33: Which is the least populous state in India?

[A] Chandigarh
[B] Mizoram
[C] Sikkim
[D] Goa

[C] Sikkim

Q.34: Which is the first Indian color film?

[A] Raja Harishchandra
[B] Kishan Kanhaiya
[C] Sita Bibaha
[D] Sati Sulochana

[B] Kishan Kanhaiya

Q.35: Oscar winner of Life Time Achievement?

[A] Satyajit Rai
[B] Bhanu Athaiya
[C] Rabindra Nath Tagore
[D] Kiran Bedi

[A] Satyajit Rai

Q.36: First Viceroy of India?

[A] Sir John Shore
[B] Lord Canning
[C] Lord William Bentick
[D] Earl Cornwallis

[B] Lord Canning

Q.37: Who is the first woman minister of the Central Government of India?
[A] Shrimati Shanno Devi
[B] B.R. s. Rama Devi
[C] Princess Amrit Kaur
[D] Priya Himorani

[C] Princess Amrit Kaur

Q.38: First woman Chief Minister of India?
[A] Indira Gandhi
[B] Amrita Pritam
[C] Sarojini Naidu
[D] Mrs. Sucheto Kripalani

[D] Mrs. Sucheto Kripalani

Q.39: First woman President of India?
[A] Mrs. Prativa Patil
[B] Mrs. Sucheto Kripalani
[C] Indira Gandhi
[D] Others

[A] Mrs. Prativa Patil

Q.40: First Speaker of the Lok Sabha of India ?
[A] G. V. Mavalankar
[B] Dr. Rajendra Prasad
[C] Vyomesh Chandra Banerjee
[D] Others

[A] G. V. Mavalankar

Q.41: First World Champion Indian in Chess? ?
[A]Vladimir Kramnik
[B] Mir Sultan Khan
[C] Vishwanathan Anand
[D] Divyendu Barua

[C] Vishwanathan Anand

Q.42: India’s first paperless newspaper ?
[A] Hari Bhumi
[B] The News Today
[C] Rabhat Khabar
[D] Others

[B] The News Today

Q.43: Who is the first Indian woman cricketer to score a double century ?
[A] Mithali Raj
[B] Anjum Chopra
[C] Amita Sharma
[D] Poonam Yadav

[A] Mithali Raj

Q.44: When did India’s first paperless newspaper, The News Today, start?
[A] On 23 January 2003
[B] On 13 January 2001
[C] On 3 January 2001
[D] On 9 January 2002

[C] On 3 January 2001

Q.45: First Indian Judge appointed in International Court of Justice ?
[A] Dr. Nagendra Singh
[B] G.R. V. Mavalankar
[C] Jagdish Chandra Basu
[D] R. K. Narayan

[A] Dr. Nagendra Singh

Q.46: Who is the first Indian woman to become the Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India ?
[A] Pratibha Rai
[B] K.R. J. Udeshi
[C] Madhur Jafri
[D] Others

[B] K.R. J. Udeshi

Q.47: First Woman Lok Sabha Speaker ?
[A] Mrs. Sucheto Kripalani
[B] Princess Amrit Kaur
[C] Meera Kumar
[D] Vimala Devi

[C] Meera Kumar

Q.48: Who was the first Home Minister of India ?
[A] Vishnu Dev Sai
[B] Shri Beni Prasad Verma
[C] Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
[D] Others

[C] Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Q.49: First Indian to get Nobel Prize in Physics?
[A] CV Raman
[B] JJ Thomson
[C] Mother Teresa
[D] Others

[A] CV Raman

Q.50: First Indian to get Nobel Prize in Medicine?
[A] Subrahmanyan Chandrashekhar
[B] Niels Riberg Finsen
[C] Dr. Hargovind Khurana
[D] Amartya Sen

[C] Dr. Hargovind Khurana

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