Uttarakhand GK

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Uttarakhand GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Plastic Lao Mask Le Jao'initiative was launched in which state of India?
A
Uttarakhand
B
Sikkim
C
Arunachal Pradesh
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 1 Explanation: 
Dehradun Municipal Corporation launcheds Plastic Lao MASK LE JAO initiative. In Dehradun, the Municipal Corporation has launched an initiative named Plastic Lao MASK LE JAO to fight against the menace of plastic waste and contain the spread of Covid-19.
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Mussoorie is an important hill station in the state of
A
Sikkim
B
Uttarakhand
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
Assam
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mussoorie is a hill station and a municipal board in the Dehradun district of the Indian state of Uttarakhand. It is about 35 kilometres (22 mi) from the state capital of Dehradun and 290 km (180 mi) north of the national capital of New Delhi.
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
paths are rocky and uneven
A
Bihar
B
Gujarat
C
Uttarakhand
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 3 Explanation: 
Mountains are the place where paths are so rocky and uneven.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
"The Valley of Flowers" is situated in?
A
Uttarakhand
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Punjab
D
Jammu and Kashmir
Question 4 Explanation: 
UNESCO World Heritage Site
View of the Valley of Flowers
LocationUttarakhand, India
Part ofNanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks
CriteriaNatural: (vii), (x)
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The Famous 'Jim Corbett National Park' is in which state?
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Uttarakhand
D
Karnataka
Question 5 Explanation: 
Corbett National Park, also called Jim Corbett National Park, natural area in southern Uttarakhand state, northern India.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which dam on Bhagirathi river(Uttarakhand) affected one town and 37 villages completely and 88 villages partially?
A
Nagarjuna
B
Tehri
C
Bhakra Nangal
D
Sardar Sarovar
Question 6 Explanation: 
Thus the Tehri Complex would affect a total of 37 villages fully and 88 villages partially, and also the Tehri Town which was also to be fully submerged. The people from these affected villages and Town were to be properly rehabilitated in the new environment.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who is the Chief Justice Of Uttarakhand
A
Mr Shakti kant Das
B
Mr Ramesh Rangnathan
C
Mr Ramesh Pokhariyal nishank
D
Mr Sharad Arvind Bobde
Question 7 Explanation: 
Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand High Court
SeatNainital
NominatorCollegium of the Supreme Court of India
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is the capital of Uttarakhand during summer
A
Dehradun
B
Gairsain
C
Meerut
D
Lucknow
Question 8 Explanation: 
On 4 March 2020, the chief minister of Uttarakhand, Trivendra Singh Rawat announced in the Legislative Assembly of the state during budget session that Bhararisain (14 km from Gairsain) would be declared the summer Capital of the state.
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Jim Carbett National Park where is situated?
A
Uttarakhand
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Lucknow
D
Unnao
Question 9 Explanation: 
Corbett National Park, also called Jim Corbett National Park, natural area in southern Uttarakhand state, northern India.
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which state has raised the number of working days under MGNREGA from 100 to 150 days?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Uttarakhand
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Uttarakhand government has increased the number of working days guaranteed per year to the poor under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) programme from 100 to 150 on Saturday.
Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Neheru institute of mountaineering is situated in.....
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Punjab
C
Assam
D
Uttarakhand
Question 11 Explanation: 
UTTARKASHI: The Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM), the country's premier mountaineering training institute located in Uttarkashi, celebrated its 54th foundation day on Wednesday.
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Where is Valley of Flowers NP located?
A
Uttarakhand
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Sikkim
Question 12 Explanation: 
Spread over an area of 87 sq km in the Chamoli district, the Valley of Flowers National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and forms one of the two core zones (the other being the Nanda Devi National Park) of the Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve.
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the folloeing states is not included in seven sisters.
A
mizoram
B
Tripura
C
Nagaland
D
Uttarakhand
Question 13 Explanation: 
Sikkim is not included in the Seven Sisters. Sikkim became the 22nd state of the Indian Union in the year 1975. The Seven Sister States states include Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland, and Tripura.
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Nanda Devi mountain peak lies in which of the following state?
A
Sikkim
B
Arunachal Pradesh
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
Uttarakhand
Question 14 Explanation: 
The correct answer is Uttarakhand. Nanda Devi peak is located in the state of Uttarakhand. Nanda Devi is the second-highest mountain in India, and the highest located entirely within the country. It is the 23rd highest peak in the world.
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Uttarakhand is also known as-
A
Land of temples
B
City of palaces
C
Land of Gods
D
None of the above
Question 15 Explanation: 
Uttarakhand, formerly Uttaranchal, state of India, located in the northwestern part of the country.
Question 16 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
The State from Where the Chipko Movement Started is
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Uttarakhand
C
Gujrat
D
Bengal
Question 16 Explanation: 
The movement originated in the Himalayan region of Uttarakhand (then part of Uttar Pradesh) in 1973 and quickly spread throughout the Indian Himalayas. The Hindi word chipko means “to hug” or “to cling to” and reflects the demonstrators' primary tactic of embracing trees to impede loggers.
Question 17 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
WHICH STATE HAS ANNOUNCED AN APPRICIATION AMOUNT WORTH RS. 11000 FOR DOCTORS AND HEALTH CARE WORKERS DEPLOYED IN COVID WARDS?
A
TELANGANA
B
UTTARAKHAND
C
MADHYA PRADESH
D
MAHARASHTRA
Question 18 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who is the Current chief justice of Uttarakhand High court?
A
Mr. Ramesh Rangnathan
B
Mr. Ravi Malimath
C
Mr.Sharad Arvind Bobde
D
Mr. Shakti Kant Das
Question 19 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What common theme in the folk music in Uttarakhand are not correct?
A
Bravery of ancestors
B
Beauty of nature
C
Historical characters
D
One season
Question 19 Explanation: 
The contemporary folk music genre is defined as a primarily English genre utilizing traditional, acoustic instruments. Commonly the topics involve the plight of the common people (folk), including depression, oppression, and war.
Question 20 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which state has 2nd language sanskrit
A
Manipur
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Meghalaya
D
Uttarakhand
Question 20 Explanation: 
The Himachal Pradesh Assembly on Saturday passed a Bill to make Sanskrit the second official language of the state.
There are 20 questions to complete.