Tamil-Nadu GK

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Tamil Nadu GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who wrote the Tamil Thai Vazhthu
A
Rabindranath Tagore
B
M.S.Viswanathan
C
Manonmaniam Sundaram Pillai
D
Bharathi Dasan
Question 1 Explanation: 
The 'Tamil Thai Vazhthu' is an excerpt of a poem by writer Manonmaniam Sundaram Pillai penned in 1891 and adopted in 1970 by then Chief Minister M Karunanidhi as the state's “prayer song.” Legendary composer MS Viswanathan scored the music for the stanzas that were to be adopted as Tamil Nadu's anthem.
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which temple in Tamil Nadu was on the list of top 30 nominees for the 'New Seven Wonders' of the world?
A
Meenakshi Temple
B
Brhadeeswarar Temple
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 2 Explanation: 
Meenakshi Amman Temple The temple attracts 15,000 visitors a day, around 25,000 on Fridays. There are an estimated 33,000 sculptures in the temple. It was on the list of top 30 nominees for the "New Seven Wonders of the World".
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
There are 12 raasis in Tamil Astrology. Which of these raasis has 'twins' as its symbol?
A
Mithunam
B
Rishabam
C
Katakam
D
Kanni
Question 3 Explanation: 
The symbol of the Gemini Zodiac Sign is a pair of twins. This sign rarely likes to do anything alone. You are the butterflies of the Zodiac. Specifically, Gemini is represented by the twins Castor and Pollux, known as the Dioscuri.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which is the national tree of Tamil Nadu.
A
Banyan tree
B
Palm tree
C
Coconut tree
D
Mango tree
Question 4 Explanation: 
The palm tree is the state tree of Tamil Nadu.
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which famous Tamil literary masterpiece had inspired Mahatma Gandhi to take to the path of non-violence in India's freedom struggle?
A
Tolkappiyam
B
Thirukkural
C
Kamba Ramayanam
D
Silappadikaram
Question 5 Explanation: 
`Thirukkural', the famous Tamil literary masterpiece comprising 1330 couplets written by Thiruvalluvar had inspired Mahatma Gandhi to take to the path of non-violence in India's freedom struggle, according to Era.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Total Number of Lok sabha seats in TamilNadu?
A
45
B
39
C
42
D
40
Question 6 Explanation: 
There are 39 Lok Sabha constituencies in Tamil Nadu, with an average of 1.51 million voters in each one.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
State capital of Tamilnadu state
A
Coimbatore
B
Tirunelveli
C
Namakkal
D
Chennai
Question 7 Explanation: 
Tamil Nadu is a state in southern India. It covers more than 50,200 square miles (130,000 square km). Tamil people constitute the majority of the state's population, and Tamil is the state's official language. Tamil Nadu's capital is Chennai, which is an industrial centre, but the state is essentially agricultural.
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
When is the fire season in Tamil Nadu?
A
March 1st to May 1st
B
February 15th to April 15th
C
April 15th to May 15th
D
March 15th to May 15th
Question 8 Explanation: 
In the state of Tamil Nadu 3rd week of January to 3rd of April peak fire season.
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
X is a society, registered under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act. It is a "Private Club Consortium". Basically to become a member of a state level association, one needs to be introduced by an existing member and also pay an annual fee. Identify X.
A
TNCA
B
BCCI
C
Gymkhana Club
D
ISKCON
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The first Tamil ruler of the Anuradhapura Kingdom is .....
A
Ekkalan
B
Eppalan
C
Emmalan
D
Ellalan
Question 10 Explanation: 
History. King Pandukabhaya, the founder and first ruler of the Anuradhapura Kingdom, fixed village boundaries in the country and established an administration system by appointing village headmen.
There are 10 questions to complete.

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