Panaji GK

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Panaji General knowledge

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following places are located on the windward side of the western ghats?
A
Pune
B
Aurangabad
C
Shillong
D
Panaji
Question 1 Explanation: 
- In India part of the Leeward side of Western Ghats is a drought prone area. Complete step by step solution: 1. The windward side is the reference point which faces the existing wind whereas the leeward side is the one which is protected from the wind by the reference point.
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
This is the capital of the smallest state of India which was once a Portuguese stronghold.
A
Imphal
B
Panaji
C
Gandhinagar
D
Thiruvananthapuram
Question 2 Explanation: 
Hint: The smallest state is the 25th State of the Indian Union and was joined into the Indian territory after taking it from the Portuguese in 1961 and has a blend of Portuguese and Indian culture. The capital of the smallest state is Panaji.
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Panaji is located on the bank of which river
A
Mahanadi
B
Mandakini
C
Narmada
D
Mandovi
Question 3 Explanation: 
It lies on the banks of the Mandovi river estuary in the Tiswadi sub-district (tehsil). With a population of 114,759 in the metropolitan area, Panaji is Goa's largest urban agglomeration, ahead of Margao and Mormugao.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Choose the pair which is example of Health and recreation towns
A
Miami and Panaji
B
Pittsburg and Jamshedpur
C
Broken Hill and Dhanbad
D
Singapore and Mughal Sarai
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Panjim is the old name of
A
Panaji
B
Pana
C
Poona
D
Pune
Question 5 Explanation: 
The name was later changed to Panjim by the Portuguese and when Old Goa collapsed in the 19th century, Panjim was elevated to the status of a city on 22 March 1843 and was renamed “Nova Goa†. After Liberation in 1961 it was known as “Panaji†. At the beginning, Panaji developed in a most shy and candid way.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is the highlighted state ' capital
A
Goa
B
Panaji
C
Chandigarh
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Indian States and their Capitals
State NameCapital
JharkhandRanchi
KarnatakaBengaluru
KeralaThiruvananthapuram
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following: Cities: Famous as 1. Jerusalem & Jagannath Puri: Places of pilgrimage 2. Miami and Panaji: health and recreation 3. Pittsburgh and Jamshedpur: transport 4. Broken Hill and Dhanbad: mining and quarrying 5. Singapore and Mughal sacral: industrial.Which of the above are matched correctly?
A
1, 2 and 4
B
1, 3 and 5
C
1, 3, 4 and 5
D
All the above
Question 7 Explanation: 
Jerusalem, the capital city of Israel, is considered a holy city by three major religions: Judaism, Islam, and Christianity.
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Travelling from north to south, which of the following places will you reach last?
A
Patna
B
Darjeeling
C
Panaji
D
Nagpur
Question 8 Explanation: 
North India
CountryIndia
States and territoriesChandigarh Delhi Haryana Himachal Pradesh Jammu and Kashmir Ladakh Punjab Rajasthan Uttarakhand Uttar Pradesh
Other states sometimes includedBihar Jharkhand Madhya Pradesh West Bengal Gujarat
Largest cityDelhi
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
which is the Tourist Places
A
Golden Gurudwara, Amritsar
B
A beach Resort, Panaji
C
Dal Lake, Srinagar
D
Gwalior Fort, Gwalior
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute is located at
A
Ahmedabad
B
Bhavnagar
C
Gandhinagar
D
Panaji
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following cities enjoys extreme climate?
A
Chennai
B
Lucknow
C
Panaji
D
Thiruvananthapuram
Question 11 Explanation: 
Lucknow, which is situated in the interior of India, witnesses extreme climatic conditions.
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Serendipity Arts Festival is associated with?
A
Panaji
B
Ladakh
C
Mizoram
D
Coimbatore
Question 12 Explanation: 
Serendipity Arts Festival
WebsiteSerendipity Arts Festival
There are 12 questions to complete.