Bhopal GK

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Bhopal general knowledge

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
lake of city
A
bhopal
B
ahmadabad
C
jabalpur
D
mandla
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Gas tragedy of Union Carbide happened in which city.
A
Mumbai
B
Banglore
C
Chennai
D
Bhopal
Question 2 Explanation: 
In December 1984 Bhopal was the site of the worst industrial accident in history, when about 45 tons of the dangerous gas methyl isocyanate escaped from an insecticide plant that was owned by the Indian subsidiary of the American firm Union Carbide Corporation.
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following gas was released during Bhopal gas tragedy?
A
Methyl isocyanate
B
Sodium isothiocyanate
C
Nitrogen isothiocyanate
D
Potassium isothiocyanate
Question 3 Explanation: 
On the night of December 2, 1984, chemical, methyl isocyanate (MIC) spilt out from Union Carbide India Ltd's (UCIL's) pesticide factory turned the city of Bhopal into a colossal gas chamber. It was India's first major industrial disaster.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
How long did the Bhopal gas leak last for?
A
Four days
B
Two years
C
Five years
D
Two days
Question 4 Explanation: 
Memorial by Dutch artist Ruth Kupferschmidt for those killed and disabled by the 1984 toxic gas release
Date2 December 1984 – 3 December 1984
Also known asBhopal gas tragedy
CauseMethyl isocyanate leak from Union Carbide India Limited plant
DeathsAt least 3,787; over 16,000 claimed
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following cities are not located on the river bank
A
Agra
B
Patna
C
Bhopal
D
Kolkata
Question 5 Explanation: 
The correct answer is D) Mysore. Thus, Mysore is a city that is not located on a riverbank.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which incident is described as 'the world's worst industrial disaster'?
A
Bhopal Gas Tragedy
B
Ohio Gas Tragedy
C
Chernobyl- Ukraine
D
Halifax Explision- Canada
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Bhopal disaster, also referred to as the Bhopal gas tragedy, was a gas leak incident on the night of 2–3 December 1984 at the Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL) pesticide plant in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. It is considered among the world's worst industrial disasters.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where did the Bhopal gas tragedy occur?
A
India
B
China
C
The United States
D
Mexico
Question 7 Explanation: 
Bhopal disaster, chemical leak in 1984 in the city of Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh state, India.
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
1984 Union Carbide chemical release
A
Cherynobyl, Ukraine
B
Minamata, Japan
C
Bhopal, India
D
Fukushima, Japan
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Bhopal disaster, also referred to as the Bhopal gas tragedy, was a gas leak incident on the night of 2–3 December 1984 at the Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL) pesticide plant in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. Over 500,000 people were exposed to methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas.
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
.....is the largest artificial lakes in 14th century in India.
A
Chilka lake
B
Bhopal lake
C
Saambar lake
D
Dal lake
Question 9 Explanation: 
Hence, Option B. Bhopal Lake is the correct answer.
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
This statue is situated in upper lake in Bhopal.
A
Shivaji
B
Maharana pratap
C
Raja bhoj
D
None of these
Question 10 Explanation: 
DescriptionEnglish: Statue of Raja Bhoj on the Upper Lake. A public information sign-board about Bhoj, is already covered in spit stains - even before lighting fixtures can be attached to it.
Date1 October 2011
SourceOwn work
AuthorAbhishek727
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
To, The Principal
A
MGSS Kolar Road Bhopal
B
MTSS Kolar Road Bhopal
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 11 Explanation: 
A school principal may be referred to as 'Principal' as in “where is the Principal's office?” but formally he/she is addressed in writing as Dr./Mr./Ms. (Name) and identified as the 'principal'. Principal (Name) is most often used in informal conversation.
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Bhopal tragedy was caused due to
A
air pollution
B
emission of poisonous gas
C
water pollution
D
leakage of poisonous gas
Question 12 Explanation: 
On the night of December 2, 1984, chemical, methyl isocyanate (MIC) spilt out from Union Carbide India Ltd's (UCIL's) pesticide factory turned the city of Bhopal into a colossal gas chamber.
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which place in India has an article lake to conserve water that dates back to 11th century?
A
Delhi
B
Bhopal
C
Bennur
D
Kolhapur
Question 13 Explanation: 
- Bhopal is known as the "city of lakes"; its name is derived from Bhoj Tal ("Bhoj's Lake"), an 11th century lake founded by Bhoj, a Hindu raja. - Bhopal lake has two lakes, upper and lower lake, these are artificial lakes and were built in the 11th century.
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where were they going for the trip?
A
Bhopal
B
Hoshangabad
C
Kazikoti
D
Bhimbetka
Question 14 Explanation: 
before Sayali's trip to the moon. (3) There were no old cities left on the earth. (4) Sayali's mother did not want her to go on the trip.
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Identify two queens of Bhopal, who had preserved the Sanchi Stupas.
A
Mahapajapati Gotami and Parvati
B
Sultanjahan Begum and Shahjahan Begum
C
Maya and Gotami
D
Prabhavati Gupta and Sultan jahan Begum
Question 15 Explanation: 
a Shahejahan Begum and her successor Sultan Jahan Begum of Bhopal were the rulers of Bhopal who made generous grants to the preservation of the Stupa of Sanchi.
Question 16 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which Princely State never wanted to join the Constituent Assembly?
A
Travancore
B
Bhopal
C
Hyderabad
D
Junagadh
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bhopal, Travancore and Hyderabad announced that they did not intend to join either dominion.
Question 17 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The University of Bhopal is named after which freedom fighter?
A
Seth Govinddas
B
Barkatullah
C
Harisingh Gaur
D
Rani Durgavati
Question 17 Explanation: 
Originally known as the University of Bhopal, and informally as Bhopal University, it was renamed in 1988 after the great freedom fighter Prof. Barkatullah, who was born in the area. It is the main university of the capital city and provides degrees to most of the non-technical colleges in and around Bhopal.
Question 18 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The Bhopal Gas Tragedy led to an amendment under which of the following legislations?
A
Factories Act
B
Mines Act
C
Plantation Labour Act
D
None of the above
Question 18 Explanation: 
Following the Bhopal gas leak the Factories Act of 1948 was amended and a new chapter on Hazardous Industries added in 1987. This amendment also incorporated some of the Supreme Court pronouncements on industrial safety made in the context of an oleum gas leak in New Delhi in 1986.
Question 19 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
India's first e-waste clinic opens in which city
A
Hyderabad
B
bengaluru
C
lucknow
D
bhopal
Question 19 Explanation: 
India's first e-waste clinic, which is jointly set up by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) was recently inaugurated in the city of Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. The clinic would process, segregate and dispose the electronic waste from both household and commercial units.
Question 20 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The world's worst industrial disaster is considered to be
A
The Bhopal incident in 1984, which released from a pesticide plant 40 tonnes of gas, immediately killing 3000 people and ultimately killing 15, 000-22, 000.
B
The Minamata incident in the 1950s, where the Chisso Corporation released methylmercury from their chemical plant into the water supply
C
The Chernobyl incident in 1986, where an explosion and then fire resulted in a level 7 (the highest) event in reactor number 4, releasing isotopes of caesium, strontium and iodine into the air
D
The Fukushima Daiichi incident in 2011, where an earthquake set off a tsunami which caused damage resulting in a meltdown of 3 reactors, turning the flood water radioactive
Question 20 Explanation: 
The Bhopal disaster, also referred to as the Bhopal gas tragedy, was a gas leak incident on the night of 2–3 December 1984 at the Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL) pesticide plant in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. It is considered among the world's worst industrial disasters.
There are 20 questions to complete.