Kolkata GENERAL KNOWLEDGE
Question 881 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where was Fort William located?
Question 881 Explanation:
Fort William is a fort in Hastings, Calcutta (Kolkata). It was built during the early years of the Bengal Presidency of British India. It sits on the eastern banks of the Hooghly River, the major distributary of the River Ganges.
Question 882 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Indus people had trade relations with which other countries/civilizations?
All of the above
Question 882 Explanation:
The Indus people were greatly reliant on trade. They traded with many different civilizations like Persia, Mesopotamia and China. They were also known to trade in the Arabian Gulf region, central parts of Asia, portions of Afghanistan and northern and western India.
Question 883 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who won the IPL in the year 2014
Kolkata knight riders
Chennai super kings
None of the above
Question 884 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who founded kolkata
Ras Behari Roy
Question 884 Explanation:
Calcutta was established in the year 1686 as a result of the expansion plans of the British Raj. On August 24, 1686, Job Charnock, who was believed to be the founder of Calcutta first came to the village of Sutanuti as a representative of the British East India Company to establish a factory.
Question 885 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
city of places. महलों का शहर।
Question 885 Explanation:
सही उत्तर कोलकाता है। कोलकाता को महलों के शहर के रूप में जाना जाता है।
Question 886 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Ram Mohan Roy started .....Sabha at Calcutta
Question 886 Explanation:
|Founder||Ram Mohan Roy|
|Services||Promoting free thinking|
Question 887 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The average age of husband, wife and their child 3 years ago was 17 years and that of wife and the child 4 years ago was 10 years. The present age of the husband is:
Question 887 Explanation:
Present age of the child is C. So, the sum of their present ages is 90 years. So, the sum of wife and child present ages is 50 years.
Question 888 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who winner of the ISL 2019
Atletico de Kolkata
Question 888 Explanation:
Bengaluru FC won their maiden Indian Super League title defeating FC Goa 1–0.
Question 889 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is the favorite food of the people of Bengal?
Rice and Sambhar
Rice and Fish
Idli and Dosa
None of the above
Question 889 Explanation:
There is a strong emphasis on rice as a staple, served with fish, meat, vegetables, and lentils. Many Bengali food traditions draw from social activities, such as adda, or the Mezban.
Question 890 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where did Begum Rokeya Sakhawat started school for Muslim girls
Patna and Calcutta
Question 890 Explanation:
Five months after Rokeya's husband's death, she established a high school, naming it Sakhawat Memorial Girls' High School. It started in Bhagalpur, a traditionally Urdu-speaking area, with five students.
Question 891 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of these is not an international airport in Kerala?
Kannur International Airport
Kochi International Airport
Kozhikode International Airport
Kottayam International Airport
Question 891 Explanation:
|Airport name||Kannur International Airport|
Question 892 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which river connects kolkata to the sea?
Question 892 Explanation:
Hugli River, Hugli also spelled Hooghly, river in West Bengal state, northeastern India. An arm of the Ganges (Ganga) River, it provides access to Kolkata (Calcutta) from the Bay of Bengal.
Question 893 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which state does have a municipal corporation?
Question 893 Explanation:
These names include Nagar Nigam (in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, and Haryana), Nagara Nigama (in Punjab), Mahanagar Palika (in Goa and Maharashtra), Mahanagara Palike (in Karnataka), Mahanagar Seva Sadan (in Gujarat), Pouro Nigom (in Assam), Pouro Nigam (in West Bengal), Pur Porishod
Question 894 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
All of the above
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