Maharashtra GK

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Maharashtra GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which is the largest producer of sugar?
A
Maharastra
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Punjab
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 1 Explanation: 
10 LARGEST PRODUCERS10 LARGEST CONSUMERS
(in mln metric tonnes, tel quel)
1India25.51
2Brazil18.11
3EU-2816.20
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
In which state karle is present
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Arunachal Pradesh
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Maharashtra
Question 2 Explanation: 
Top 5 states for womenBottom 5 states for women
MizoramUttar Pradesh
MeghalayaMadhya Pradesh
KeralaAssam
GoaJharkhand
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Marathi is spoken in which state?
A
Maharashtra
B
Goa
C
Kerala
D
Karnataka
Question 3 Explanation: 
Marathi language, Indo-Aryan language of western and central India. Its range extends from north of Mumbai down the western coast past Goa and eastward across the Deccan; in 1966 it became the official language of the state of Maharashtra.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which is the longest river in Maharashtra?
A
Krishna
B
Tapi
C
Bhima
D
Godavari
Question 4 Explanation: 
Godavari River, sacred river of central and southeastern India. One of the longest rivers in India, its total length is about 910 miles (1,465 km), and it has a drainage basin of some 121,000 square miles (313,000 square km). Ghats along the Godavari River in Nashik, Maharashtra, India.
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Vada pav is the famous street food of which state?
A
Delhi
B
Karnataka
C
Tamil nadu
D
Maharashtra
Question 5 Explanation: 
A plate of vada pav with seasoning of red chilli powder and a green chilli. listen) is a vegetarian fast food dish native to the state of Maharashtra. The dish consists of a deep fried potato dumpling placed inside a bread bun (pav) sliced almost in half through the middle.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
In which of the following states black soil is predominantly found?
A
Jammu and Kashmir
B
Rajasthan
C
Maharashtra
D
Jharkhand
Question 6 Explanation: 
Black soils are derivatives of trap lava and are spread mostly across interior Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Madhya Pradesh on the Deccan lava plateau and the Malwa Plateau, where there is both moderate rainfall and underlying basaltic rock.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following statement is NOT correct .
A
Toys were made of material called teracotta
B
Copper was obtained from Rajasthan
C
Dancing girl statue is an iconic sculpture found in the city mohenjo-daro.
D
Harappa and maharashtra were two main sites of ancient Harappan civilisation.
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who is the Chief Minister of India?
A
Devendra Fadanavis
B
Uddhav Thakde
C
Sharad Pavar
D
Ajit Pavar
Question 8 Explanation: 
State (past chief ministers)NameParty
Andhra Pradesh (list)Y. S. Jagan Mohan ReddyYSR Congress Party
Arunachal Pradesh (list)Pema KhanduBharatiya Janata Party
Assam (list)Himanta Biswa Sarma
Bihar (list)Nitish KumarJanata Dal (United)
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Marine drive , lavani, vadapav
A
Maharashtra
B
England
C
Punjab
D
Bombay
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where are located Ajanta and Ellora Caves.
A
Odisha
B
Karnataka
C
Maharashtra
D
Telangana
Question 10 Explanation: 
Located in Maharashtra's Aurangabad region, Ajanta and Ellora Caves are Maharashtra's star tourist attractions. The curiosity surrounding the caves has led many travellers and historians to visit as well. Both UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Ajanta and Ellora Caves have some of the finest Indian paintings and sculptures.
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
total number of districts in maharashtra
A
23
B
32
C
36
D
42
Question 11 Explanation: 
Maharashtra is divided into 6 revenue divisions, which are further divided into 36 districts. These 36 districts are further divided into 109 sub-divisions of the districts and 357 talukas.
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Another Name Of Marine Drive
A
Queen Of Bracelet
B
Queen Of Necklace
C
king of kingdom
D
Nono Of above
Question 12 Explanation: 
Marine Drive or Sonapur Situated at the foot of Malabar Hill, the real official name of the road is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road.
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which is the largest city of Maharashtra as per population?
A
Nagpur
B
Nashik
C
Aurangabad
D
Solapur
Question 13 Explanation: 
Rank (2011)CityPopulation 2011
1Mumbai12,442,373
2Pune3,124,458
3Nagpur2,405,665
4Thane1,841,488
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Maharashtrian Plateau is made up of:
A
alluvial soil
B
coral reef
C
sandstone
D
lava
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Maharashtrian plateau is made up of Basalt rock. The Basalt rock can be defined as the mafic extrusive igneous rock.
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
where are Ajanta and Ellora caves located?
A
odisha
B
Telangana
C
Maharashtra
D
Karnataka
Question 15 Explanation: 
Ajanta and Ellora Caves Tourism

Ajanta and Ellora caves, considered to be one of the finest examples of ancient rock-cut caves, are located near Aurangabad in Maharashtra, India.
Question 16 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Tamizagam is the ancient name of.....
A
Maharashtra
B
Rajasthan
C
Tamil Nadu
D
West Bengal
Question 16 Explanation: 
Tamizhagam or Ancient Tamizh country (Tamil தமிழகம் "the Tamil homeland or country") refers to the Sangam period (3rd century BCE - 4th century CE) territory of old South Indian royalties covering modern Tamil Nadu, Kerala and southern parts of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka.
Question 17 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Distance Between Mumbai To Mahabaleshwar
A
06 Hrs
B
08 Hrs
C
05 Hrs
D
12 Hrs
Question 17 Explanation: 
yes it is very safe & only way to rreach mahableshwar as there are no trains or flights, if you are a skilled driver then take the western ghat route on NH 66 mumbai oa highway & turn left at poladpur near the chatrapati shivaji maharaj statue, on this this route the highway is two laned & hence one should drive with
Question 18 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
People in Maharashtra mainly wear ..... clothes.
A
Woolen
B
Cotton
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 18 Explanation: 
In Maharashtra, people mainly wear cotton clothes due to the hot climate. Cotton clothes are thin, loose and comfy. These type of fabrics can absorb sweat from the body and keep us cool and comfortable.
Question 19 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which is the richest state in India?
A
Gujarat
B
Kerala
C
Harayana
D
Maharashtra
Question 19 Explanation: 
Maharashtra: (GSDP) of ₹32.42 trillion (Richest) Maharashtra is the richest state in India. The state capital Mumbai is also known as the economic capital of the country. The total GDP of Maharashtra is 27.96 lakh crore.
Question 20 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where is Tarabai Shinde from?
A
Buldana, Maharashtra
B
Lucknow, UP
C
Assam
D
Madras, Tamil Nadu
Question 20 Explanation: 
Tarabai Shinde (1850-1910) lived in obscurity as a member of the socially elite Marathi (warrior peasant community) caste in a small town called Buldhana in Maharashtra.
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