Chennai GK

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Chennai GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING ARE MADE IN CHENNAI?
A
RAILWAY COACHES
B
SILK CLOTH
C
JUTE
D
Only (A) & (B)
Question 1 Explanation: 
Chennai has an economic base anchored by the automobile, software services, medical tourism, hardware manufacturing and financial services and other important industries include petrochemicals, textiles and apparels. The Chennai Port, Ennore Port and Kattupalli Port contribute greatly to its importance.
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which team has won the most fair play awards in the IPL?
A
Rajasthan Royals
B
Chennai Super Kings
C
Mumbai Indians
D
Sunrisers Hyderabad
Question 2 Explanation: 
SeasonTeam
2013Chennai Super Kings
2014Chennai Super Kings
2015Chennai Super Kings
2016Sunrisers Hyderabad
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Labour Day in India or May Day was first celebrated in?
A
Chennai
B
Bhopal
C
Chandigarh
D
Dibrugarh
Question 3 Explanation: 
The first Labour's Day was celebrated in 1923 in Chennai. This day was observed by the Labour Kisan Party of Hindustan. On this day, communist leader Malayapuram Singaravelu Chettiar asked the government that May 1 should be considered as a national holiday to symbolise the efforts and work of the workers.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
..... is the main festival of Tamil Nadu.
A
Pongal
B
Onam
C
Bihu
D
None of the above
Question 4 Explanation: 
Pongal is the most famous festival in Tamil Nadu. It is the harvest festival that lasts for four days and is celebrated in the middle of January.
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
MARINE BEACH IS WHERE
A
CHENNAI
B
BOMBAY
C
HYDRABAD
D
ANDRA PRADESH
Question 5 Explanation: 
Marina beach in Chennai along the Bay of Bengal is India's longest and world's second longest beach.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following Statements:
  1. Holi is the main festival of Chennai
  2. Earlier Chennai Was Known As Madras
  3. Woollen clothes are needed in Chennai.
Which of the following statement(s) is/are true?
A
Only 2,
B
Only 1, 2
C
Only 1, 2, 3
D
Only 2, 3
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
I am Elliptical in shape, I am a hub for sports. This is where we had KC's sports day.
A
M.A Chidambaram Stadium
B
Jawarhalal Nehru Stadium
C
Anna Gem
D
St Louis School
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is the climate of Chennai throughout the year?
A
Hot
B
Cold
C
Windy
D
Rainy
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chennai features a tropical wet and dry climate. Chennai lies on the thermal equator and is also coastal, which prevents extreme variation in seasonal temperature. For most of the year, the weather is hot and humid.
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
CHENNAI WAS EARLIER KNOWN AS .....
A
CALCUTTA
B
BOMBAY
C
INDRAPRASTHA
D
MADRAS
Question 9 Explanation: 
Chennai, originally known as Madras Patnam, was located in the province of Tondaimandalam, an area lying between Pennar river of Nellore and the Pennar river of Cuddalore.
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What was Chennai originally called?
A
Calcutta
B
Cochin
C
Bangalore
D
Madras
Question 10 Explanation: 
Chennai, originally known as Madras Patnam, was located in the province of Tondaimandalam, an area lying between Pennar river of Nellore and the Pennar river of Cuddalore.
There are 10 questions to complete.

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