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India’s first indigenously built floating dock (FDN-2) has launched on which shipyard  ?

A) Kattupalli Shipyard B) Goa Shipyard
C) Hindustan shipyard Ltd D) Bombay Dockyard

Answer:   A) Kattupalli Shipyard



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India’s first indigenously built Floating Dock (FDN-2) for the Indian Navy has launched at the L&T Shipbuilding Yard at Kattupalli near Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The Floating Dock is 185 metres long and 40 metres wide and will enable docking of all kinds of vessels, including Naval ships and submarines (excepting aircraft carriers and tankers) of up to 8,000 tonnes displacement, with draughts of up to seven metres, during both day and night. FDN-2 was designed and built by Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (L&T) at a cost of Rs 468 crore.

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What is the Mehrauli Pillar in the complex of Qutub Minar primarily famous for?

A) Proverbial heigh B) Skilful stone cutting
C) Excellent quality steel D) Statue of Buddha on top
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Excellent quality steel

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‘Sun Temple’ is situated in the state of __________

A) Rajasthan B) Andhra Pradesh
C) Odisha D) Tamil Nadu
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Odisha

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On April 10 2016, a huge fire broke out during fireworks display at one of the following temples of Kerala

A) Chhotanikkara temple B) Puttingal temple
C) Vishnuvira temple D) Manarasala temple
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Puttingal temple

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Which place is said to be the Manchester of South India?

A) Coimbatore B) Salem
C) Thanjavur D) Madurai
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Coimbatore

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Which monument is known as "The National Monument of India"?

A) India Gate B) Gateway of India
C) Raj Ghat D) Red fort
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) India Gate

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Who among the following Sikh Gurus had laid the foundation of Amritsar?

A) Guru Amar Das B) Guru Ram Das
C) Guru Arjan Dev D) Guru Har Govind
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Guru Ram Das

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Which of the following is not true about Ajanta Caves?

A) They are in Maharashtra B) They are decorated with Buddhist Art
C) They depict the techniques used in Ancient India D) They do not contain paintings of flora and fauna
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) They depict the techniques used in Ancient India

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Where is the Indian National Rail Museum situated?

A) Delhi B) Uttar Pradesh
C) Punjab D) Himachal Pradesh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Delhi

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