21
Q:

What region is also referred as the  " Garden of southern India " ?

A) Western Ghats B) Nilgiris
C) Cauvery Delta D) Cardamom Hills

Answer:   C) Cauvery Delta



Explanation:

Cauvery river also known as Dakshin Ganga is one of the major rivers in the south Indian region. On its course to Bay of Bengal, Cauvery gets branched into many distributaries forming many fertile deltas. It is for this reason that Cauvery is also known as the “garden of southern India.”

Subject: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams , CAT
Q:

Taj Mahal was built in _______.

 

A) 14th Century B) 15th Century
C) 16th Century D) 17th Century
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 17th Century

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

1 47
Q:

Most of the sculptures in 'Rani ki Vav' are in devotion to?

 

A) Shiva B) Ganesha
C) Mahavira D) Vishnu
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Vishnu

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

0 22
Q:

Which of the following popular tourist destinations of India were built in 1911 to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary?

A) India Gate B) Gateway of India
C) The Prince of Wales Museum D) Victoria Terminus
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Gateway of India

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

8 453
Q:

Which Indian city is known as 'The City of Pearls' as once it was the only global center of large diamonds and natural pearls made?

A) Hyderabad B) Jodhpur
C) Amdavad (Ahmedabad) D) Chennai
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Hyderabad

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

5 446
Q:

What was Lord Mahavira's name prior to acquiring the Knowledge?

A) Vardhman B) Anshuman
C) Sudhakar D) Somdutt
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Vardhman

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

7 803
Q:

Which of the following places is not a Middle Stone Age?

A) Langhnaz B) Ganeshwar
C) Bagor   D) Adamgarh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Ganeshwar

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams , CAT

2 489
Q:

Who was the architect of Taj Mahal?

A) Ustad Ahmad Lahouri B) Norman Foster
C) Henry Irwin D) Ustad Ghani Utbuddin
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Ustad Ahmad Lahouri

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

10 856
Q:

What is Gol Gumbadh ?

A) Mausoleum of Hyder Ali B) Mausoleum of Aurangazeb
C) Mausoleum of Chand Bibi D) Mausoleum of Mohammed Adil Shah
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Mausoleum of Mohammed Adil Shah

Explanation:
Report Error

View Answer Report Error Discuss

Filed Under: Famous Places
Exam Prep: Bank Exams

5 938