1
Q:

Tower of Victory or Vijay stambh in Rajasthan is located in which place?

A) Chittorgarh B) Udaipur
C) Ajmer D) Jaipur

Answer:   A) Chittorgarh



Explanation:

The Vijaya Stambha is an imposing victory monument located within Chittor Fort in Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, India. The tower was constructed by the Mewar king, Rana Kumbha, in 1448 to commemorate his victory over the combined armies of Malwa and Gujarat led by Mahmud Khilji.

 

Tower_of_Victory1561370930.JPG image

Subject: Famous Places
Exam Prep: AIEEE , Bank Exams , CAT , GATE
Job Role: Analyst , Bank Clerk , Bank PO
Q:

The Taj Mahal is called 'a dream in marble'. Which monument is called as 'a dream in stone'?

A) The Rang Mahal B) The Panch Mahal
C) The Red Fort D) The Bahai temple
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) The Panch Mahal

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

0 12
Q:

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

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

0 34
Q:

‘Sun Temple’ is situated in the state of __________

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

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places

1 39
Q:

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

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places

2 23
Q:

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

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

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places

2 45
Q:

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

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places

1 40
Q:

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

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places

1 17
Q:

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

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places

1 33