Uttar Pradesh GK

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Uttar Pradesh GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Taj Mahal is in:
A
Delhi
B
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
C
Agra, Uttar Pradesh
D
Hyderabad, Telangana
Question 1 Explanation: 
The Taj Mahal is a mausoleum complex in Agra, western Uttar Pradesh state, northern India. It is considered the finest example of Mughal architecture (a blend of Indian, Persian, and Islamic styles). The Taj Mahal is also one of the world's most iconic monuments, visited by millions of tourists each year.
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
where is Bhimbetka located
A
Madya Pradesh
B
Puducherry
C
Switzerland
D
Karnataka
Question 2 Explanation: 
Bhimbetka rock shelters, series of natural rock shelters in the foothills of the Vindhya Range, central India. They are situated some 28 miles (45 km) south of Bhopal, in west-central Madhya Pradesh state.
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which state do you live in?
A
Uttarakhand
B
Bihar
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Maharashtra
Question 3 Explanation: 
The country that we live in is called the United States of America. Texas is the state we live in.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
NAME THE LARGEST STATE IN INDIA
A
MADHAYA PRADESH
B
UTTER PRADESH
C
MAHARASTRA
D
None of the above
Question 4 Explanation: 
Largest StateRajasthan342,239 Sq km
Smallest StateGoa3,702 Sq km
Largest Union TerritoryAndaman & Nicobar Islands8,249 Sq km
Smallest Union TerritoryLakshadweep32 Sq km
Largest DistrictKachchh (Gujarat)45,652 Sq km
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
How many wildlife sanctuaries have been established in Uttar Pradesh?
A
10
B
11
C
18
D
21
Question 5 Explanation: 
Complete list of Wildlife Sanctuaries in Uttar Pradesh. There are total 25 Sanctuary including national park to bird sanctuary.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which State won the Gandagi Mukth Bharat Mission category of Swachh Bharat Awards 2020?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Haryana
C
.Telangana
D
B & C
Question 6 Explanation: 
Under the Gandagi Mukt Bharat Mission, Telangana and Haryana were awarded the first prizes.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Kendriya Vidyalaya AMC is situated in Lucknow city. Lucknow is capital of ..... state.
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Jharkhand
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Uttarakhand
Question 7 Explanation: 
Sr. No.Principal NameKV Name
1R D YADAVKENDRIYA VIDYALAYA (AMC) LUCKNOW
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The capital city of Uttar Pradesh.
A
Lucknow
B
Ranchi
C
Either (A) or (B)
D
Neither (A) nor (B)
Question 8 Explanation: 
listen) Lakhna'ū) is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh and is also the administrative headquarters of the eponymous District and Division.
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Special Name Of Uttar Pradesh
A
The God's Land
B
A Religious Land
C
Land Of Buddha
D
The Rainbow Land
Question 9 Explanation: 
On January 26, 1950, when India became a republic, the state was given its present name, Uttar Pradesh (literally, “Northern State”). Its capital is Lucknow, in the west-central part of the state. Area 93,933 square miles (243,286 square km).
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
. Which of the following Indian state touches the boundaries of the maximum number of other States?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Bihar
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 10 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh the only Indian State which has a maximum number of neighbouring states. Uttar Pradesh shares a border with Nine states/ Union Territory.
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which state has the highest population
A
Uttar pradesh
B
Uttarakhand
C
Maharashtra
D
Karnataka
Question 11 Explanation: 
CharacteristicNumber of residents in millions
California39.37
Texas29.36
Florida21.73
New York19.34
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Thora and Kajri are the famous tribal dances of which Indian state?
A
Sikkim
B
Ladakh
C
Assam
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 12 Explanation: 
StateFolk Dances
PunjabBhangra, Giddha, Daff, Dhaman, Bhand, Naqual.
RajasthanGhumar, Chakri, Ganagor, Jhulan Leela, Jhuma, Suisini, Ghapal, Kalbeliya.
Tamil NaduBharatanatyam, Kumi, Kolattam, Kavadi.
Uttar PradeshNautanki, Raslila, Kajri, Jhora, Chappeli, Jaita.
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The largest state in India according to population is
A
Rajasthan
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Karnataka
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 13 Explanation: 
RankState or union territoryPopulation
1Uttar Pradesh199,812,341
2Maharashtra112,374,333
3Bihar104,099,452
4West Bengal91,276,115
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
In which state has more population in India?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Bihar
D
Maharashtra
Question 14 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh with a population of more than 166 million holds distinction of being the most populous state in the country followed by Maharastra (97 million) and Bihar (83 million).
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Kanuj in
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Uttarakhand
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Haryana
Question 15 Explanation: 
Kannauj is famous for distilling of scents. It is known as India's perfume capital and is famous for its traditional Kannauj Perfume, a government protected entity, Kannauj itself has more than 200 perfume distilleries and is a market center for tobacco, Ittar (perfume), and rose water.
Question 16 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The largest populated state
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Haryana
D
Punjab
Question 16 Explanation: 
StateUttar Pradesh
Population199,812,341
Area240,928 km2
Population Density828/km2
Question 17 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is the name of this state?
A
Uttrakhand
B
rajasthan
C
maharashtra
D
Uttarpradesh
Question 17 Explanation: 
State name (# on map)Name in state's official languageMeaning
Andhra Pradesh (1)ఆంధ్రప్రదేశ్ (Telugu)State of Andhras
Arunachal Pradesh (2)Arunachal Pradesh (English)Land of the dawn-lit mountains
Assam (3)অসম (Assamese)"Uneven" or from "Ahom"
Bihar (4)बिहार (Hindi)Monastery
Question 18 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Kathak is the dance form of .....
A
Kerala
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 18 Explanation: 
Kathak is one of the eight major forms of Indian classical dance. The origin of Kathak is traditionally attributed to the traveling bards in the of ancient northern India known as Kathakars or storytellers.
Question 19 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is position of Uttar Pradesh (Population-wise) in the country?
A
1st
B
2nd
C
3rd
D
7th
Question 19 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh is India's most populous state, and the largest subdivision in the world. It has a population of about 199,812,341 as per the 2011 census. If it were a separate country, Uttar Pradesh would be the world's fifth most populous nation, next only to China, India, the United States of America and Indonesia.
Question 20 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
..... the highest gateway in the world and is an example of Mughal architecture.
A
Buland Darwaza
B
Ganesh Pol
C
India Gate
D
None of the above
Question 20 Explanation: 
'High Gate'), or the "Door of Victory", was built in 1602 A.D. by Mughal emperor Akbar to commemorate his victory over Gujarat. It is the main entrance to the Jama Masjid at Fatehpur Sikri, which is 43 km from Agra, India. Buland Darwaza is the highest gateway in the world and is an example of Mughal architecture.
There are 20 questions to complete.