Andaman and Nicobar Islands GK

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
There are ..... islands in Andaman
A
372
B
572
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 1 Explanation: 
The Andamans comprise more than 300 islands. North, Middle, and South Andaman, known collectively as Great Andaman, are the main islands; others include Landfall Island, Interview Island, the Sentinel Islands, Ritchie's Archipelago, and Rutland Island.
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
These are two groups of islands consisting of about 572 islands.
A
Lakshadweep Islands
B
Maldives
C
Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
D
None of the above
Question 2 Explanation: 
This is the latest accepted revision, reviewed on 11 January 2022. Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a union territory of India consisting of 572 islands, of which 38 are inhabited, at the junction of the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea.
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The names given to Andaman & Nicober Islands by Subhas Chandra Bose in 1943 are.....
A
Havlock & Kovalam
B
Shanti & Mukti
C
Saheed & Swaraj
D
Wheeler & Hookitola
Question 3 Explanation: 
'Bose, Shaheed and Swaraj,' PM gives new names to 3 Andaman islands. Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday announced renaming of three islands of Andaman and Nicobar on the occasion of 75th anniversary of Tricolour hoisting by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose here.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a group of about .....Islands.
A
30
B
120
C
300
D
None of the above
Question 4 Explanation: 
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a group of 572 islands, roughly equidistant from both Kolkata and Chennai, about 1,200 kilometres each way to the mainland. Just 37 islands are permanently inhabited, by a mix of indigenous tribes and Indians who moved there after the Second World War.
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Berdasarkan peta tersebut, huruf "R" menunjukan laut.....
A
China Selatan
B
Sulu
C
Filipina
D
Andaman
Question 5 Explanation: 
Dilansir dari Encyclopedia Britannica, berdasarkan peta tersebut, hurufrmenunjukan laut andaman.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The southernmost point of India is in
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Lakshadweep
C
Trivandrum
D
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Question 6 Explanation: 
Cape Comorin, rocky headland on the Indian Ocean in Tamil Nadu state, southeastern India, forming the southernmost point of the subcontinent. It is the southern tip of the Cardamom Hills, an extension of the Western Ghats range along the west coast of India.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
..... and ..... are two groups of island which is part of India.
A
Srilanka and Maldives
B
Andaman and Nicobar and Lakshadweep
C
Pakistan and Afghanistan
D
Bhutan and Bangladesh
Question 7 Explanation: 
India has a vast mainland. Besides this, the country has also two groups of islands. The two groups of islands are - the Lakshadweep Islands and the Andaman and Nicobar islands.
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
How did the people of Andaman Islands get their food?(a) By fishing(b) By hunting(c) By collecting the forest products(d) All of these
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Saina Nehwal is associated with which sports?
A
Badminton
B
Lawn tennis
C
Hockey
D
Chess
Question 9 Explanation: 
Saina Nehwal is the first-ever badminton player from India to clinch an Olympic medal. The Indian shuttler created history when she won the bronze medal at the London 2012 Games.
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The Southern Tip of Bharat is?
A
Cape Comorin (Kanyakumari)
B
Point Calimere
C
Indira Point in Nicobar Islands
D
Kovalam in Thiruvananthapuram
Question 10 Explanation: 
Indira Point is the name of India's Southern Tip. Indira Point is a village in the Nicobar district at Great Nicobar Island of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in India. It is located in the Great Nicobar tehsil. It is the location of the southernmost point of India's territory.
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Name the largest union Territories
A
Andaman and Nicobar
B
Ladhak
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 11 Explanation: 
S. No.Union Territory NameArea (km2)
1Jammu and Kashmir125,535
2Ladakh96,701
3Andaman and Nicobar Islands8,249
4Delhi1,484
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Sea food is the staple diet of the people in .....
A
Andaman and Nicobar
B
Kerala
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Maharashtra
Question 12 Explanation: 
The cuisine of Goan people is mostly seafood-based; the staple foods are rice and fish. Other fish varieties include pomfret, shark, tuna, sardines, and mackerel. Among the shellfish are crabs, prawns, tiger prawns, lobster, squid, and mussels.
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where do we find more Islands in India?
A
Andaman Nicobar
B
Lakshadweep
C
Union Territory
D
NIcobar
Question 13 Explanation: 
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Coordinates (Port Blair):11.68°N 92.77°ECoordinates:11.68°N 92.77°E
CountryIndia
Established1 November 1956
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which is the largest island of India?
A
Great Andaman
B
Great Nicobar
C
Lakshadweep
D
None of these
Question 14 Explanation: 
Island at a glance
Population(2011)11191
Density(per Sq.km)2312
Access byAir and Sea from India,South-west coast
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
In which island is active volcano found in Andaman and Nicobar islands?
A
Havelock Island
B
Baratang Island
C
Barren Island
D
Erimalai Island
Question 15 Explanation: 
Barren Island is an island located in the Andaman Sea. It is the only confirmed active volcano in the Indian subcontinent, and the only active volcano along a chain of volcanoes from Sumatra to Myanmar.
Question 16 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands have ..... forests.
A
Tropical Rainforests
B
Desert Lands
C
Mangrove Forests
D
Thorn Forests
Question 16 Explanation: 
Nature has provided these islands with a unique and varied flora and fauna. The Evergreen forests are dominant in the Central & Southern Islands of the Nicobar group. The moist deciduous forests are common in the Andamans, they are almost absent in the Nicobar islands. Grasslands occur only in the Nicobars.
Question 17 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Indira Point comes in in ..... islands of India
A
Lakshadweep
B
Andaman and Nicobar
C
St. Mary's Island
D
None of the above
Question 17 Explanation: 
Indira Point, southernmost point of India's territory, is a village in the Nicobar district at Great Nicobar Island of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in India.
Question 18 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is the largest island of india
A
Andaman and Nicobar island
B
Lakshdweep
C
Chandigarh
D
Delhi
Question 18 Explanation: 
Island at a glance
Population(2011)11191
Density(per Sq.km)2312
Access byAir and Sea from India,South-west coast
Question 19 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Batas wilayah Asia Tenggara, selain berbatasan dengan bentang daratan juga berbatasan dengan perairan. Batas bentang perairan di sebelah barat dari kawasan Asia tenggara adalah.....
A
Benua Australia, Samudra Hindia
B
Papua Nugini, Samudra Pasifik
C
Laut China Selatan
D
Samudra Hindia, Teluk Benggala, Laut Andaman
Question 19 Explanation: 
Dilansir dari Encyclopedia Britannica, batas wilayah kawasan asia tenggara, selain berbatasan dengan bentang daratan yang berbatasan dengan bentang perairan. batas bentang perairan di sebelah barat dari kawasan asia tenggara adalah samudra hindia, teluk benggala, laut andaman.
Question 20 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The Southernmost tip of India is.....
A
Indira point in Nicobar Island
B
Kovalam
C
Cape Comorin , Kanya Kumari
D
Point Calimere
Question 20 Explanation: 
Cape Comorin, rocky headland on the Indian Ocean in Tamil Nadu state, southeastern India, forming the southernmost point of the subcontinent. It is the southern tip of the Cardamom Hills, an extension of the Western Ghats range along the west coast of India.
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