Chandigarh GK

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Chandigarh GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Name the city famous for its tourist attraction the Rock Garden.
A
Jaipur
B
Chandigarh
C
Lucknow
D
kanpur
Question 1 Explanation: 
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh is a sculpture garden for rock enthusiasts in Chandigarh, India. It is also known as Nek Chand Saini's Rock Garden after its founder Nek Chand Saini, a government official who started the garden secretly in his spare time in 1957. Today it is spread over an area of 40 acres (16 ha).
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Chandigarh has many beautiful parks.(Tick the proper noun)
A
parks
B
beautiful
C
Chandigarh
D
many
Question 2 Explanation: 
Union territory in northern India.
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Choose the Union Territory among the following:
A
Chandigarh
B
Delhi
C
Lakshwadeep
D
All of the above
Question 3 Explanation: 
The union territories are Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, National Capital Territory of Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir, Lakshadweep, Ladakh, and Puducherry.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is Capital of Punjab?
A
Chandigarh
B
Jaipur
C
Patna
D
Silvassa
Question 4 Explanation: 
CHANDIGARH, India — Since Chandigarh is the shared capital city of both Punjab and Haryana, two farming states in northern India, many of the state government offices are located there. To replace Lahore, which became part of Pakistan during British Partition in 1947, the Indian Punjab required a new capital city.
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which Indian city is the capital of two states?
A
Guwahati
B
Bhopal
C
Pune
D
Chandigarh
Question 5 Explanation: 
CHANDIGARH, India — Since Chandigarh is the shared capital city of both Punjab and Haryana, two farming states in northern India, many of the state government offices are located there.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The Dept. of Computer Science & Applications, PU, Chandigarh has ..... regional centers.
A
4
B
2
C
1
D
5
Question 6 Explanation: 
Principal areas of study within Computer Science include artificial intelligence, computer systems and networks, security, database systems, human computer interaction, vision and graphics, numerical analysis, programming languages, software engineering, bioinformatics and theory of computing.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Choose the Union Territories among these
A
Chandigarh
B
Delhi
C
Lakshadweep
D
All of the above
Question 7 Explanation: 
Union Territories along the western coast includes Daman and Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Lakshadweep. ii. Union Territories along the eastern coast include Puducherry and Andaman and Nicobar islands. NOTE: States along the eastern coast includes Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, and West Bengal.
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Chandigarh was planned by French architect .....
A
Le Corbusier
B
Jim karta
C
Jamshedji Tata
D
Jim Corbusier
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chandigarh, the dream city of India's first Prime Minister, Sh. Jawahar Lal Nehru, was planned by the famous French architect Le Corbusier.
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where is ROCK GARDEN situated?
A
Jaipur
B
Lucknow
C
Delhi
D
Chandigarh
Question 9 Explanation: 
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh is a sculpture garden in Chandigarh, India. It is also known as Nek Chand's Rock Garden after its founder Nek Chand, a government official who started the garden secretly in his spare time in 1957. Today it is spread over an area of 40 acres (161874.25 m²).
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is the capital of Punjab
A
Delhi
B
Chandigarh
C
Ludhiana
D
Moga
Question 10 Explanation: 
Province of East Punjab (1947-1950) State of Punjab (1950-1966)
1947–1966
The Punjab state in India from 1956 to 1966
CapitalShimla (1947–1953) Chandigarh (1953–1966)
History
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Unscramble the letters.HRAGIDNAHC
A
Chandigarh
B
Chandigrah
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 11 Explanation: 
5 letter words made by unscrambling the letters in hiragana
  • aargh.
  • again.
  • agria.
  • ahing.
  • garni.
  • grain.
  • grana.
  • naira.
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The most famous hospital
A
GMCH
B
Fortis
C
PGI
D
None of the above
Question 12 Explanation: 
RankHospitalCity
1Mayo Clinic - RochesterRochester, MN
2Cleveland ClinicCleveland, OH
3Massachusetts General HospitalBoston, MA
4Toronto General (University Health Network)Toronto
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
.....is the capital of both Harayana and Punjab
A
(chandigarh
B
Pondicherry
C
silvasa)
D
None of the above
Question 13 Explanation: 
- Option A: Chandigarh is a union territory in the Northern part of India and the common capital of the states Punjab and Haryana. It was the first planned city in India and is still considered one of the best-planned cities in the world. It has an area of 114 sq.
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which was the dream city of Jawaharlal Nehru?
A
Delhi
B
Chandigarh
C
Mumbai
D
Kolkata
Question 14 Explanation: 
Chandigarh was the dream city of Jawaharlal Nehru, the Prime Minister of India. In 1949 it was the task of the American planner and architect Albert Mayer to design a new town called "Chandigarh". The government carved Chandigarh out of around fifty Puadhi-speaking villages in the East Punjab, India, then-state.
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Name the capital of Punjab?
A
Aizwal
B
Chandigarh
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 15 Explanation: 
Province of East Punjab (1947-1950) State of Punjab (1950-1966)
1947–1966
The Punjab state in India from 1956 to 1966
CapitalShimla (1947–1953) Chandigarh (1953–1966)
History
Question 16 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
India's first air taxi service has been launched in?
A
Mumbai
B
Delhi
C
Chandigarh
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 16 Explanation: 
Opening a new chapter in air connectivity in India, the country's first air taxi service was launched from Chandigarh, the capital of Haryana and Punjab states.
Question 17 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which city is the capital of both state and one union territory in India?
A
Kolkata
B
Chandigarh
C
Jaipur
D
Patna
Question 17 Explanation: 
Chandigarh
Coordinates: 30°45′N 76°47′ECoordinates: 30°45′N 76°47′E
CountryIndia
Formation of Union territory1 November 1966
Government
Question 18 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which city is the capital of two Indian states?
A
Chandigarh
B
Delhi
C
Andaman
D
Lakshwadeep
Question 18 Explanation: 
CHANDIGARH, India — Since Chandigarh is the shared capital city of both Punjab and Haryana, two farming states in northern India, many of the state government offices are located there.
Question 19 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Choose the recipient of this letter.
A
SAF Public SchoolChandigarh18th April, 20xx
B
The ManagerTours & TravelsSector 40-CChandigarh
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 19 Explanation: 
A recipient is the person on the receiving end of something.
Question 20 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
rock garden is not from chandigarh
A
true
B
false
C
none of the above
D
None of the above
Question 20 Explanation: 
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh is a sculpture garden in Chandigarh, India. It is also known as Nek Chand's Rock Garden after its founder Nek Chand, a government official who started the garden secretly in his spare time in 1957. Today it is spread over an area of 40 acres (161874.25 m²).
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