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GK Questions and Answers on Arts & Culture: Set 1

19-MAY-2016 14:34

    In this article we are presenting you a set of 10 questions with answers based on the arts and culture of India. These questions would be very useful for the exams like IAS, PCS, SSC, CDS, Railways and other competitive exams.

    1. Where is Gol Gumbaj?

    (a) Odisha

    (b) Karnataka

    (c) Maharashtra

    (d) Madhya pradesh

    2. Which of the following is not matched correctly?

    (a) Golconda fort: Hyderabad

    (b) Biwi ka Maqwara: Maharashtra

    (c) Sun temple: Odisha

    (d) Lingraja Temple: Tamil Nadu

    3. Which of the following statement is not true about lotus temple?

    (a) It is situated in New Delhi

    (b) It belongs to Hindu religion

    (c) It was built in 1986

    (d) This temple has no idols of any God

    4. Where is Akbar’s Tomb?

    (a) Uttar Pradesh

    (b) Delhi

    (c) Bihar

    (d) Pakistan

    5. Which of the following is not the world heritage site?

    (a) Mountain Railways of India

    (b) Western Ghats

    (c) Rani ki Vav

    (d) Adhai Din ka Jhopda

    6. Which of the following is not in the list of World Heritage Sites?

    (a) Chittorgarh fort

    (b) Kumbhalgarh fort

    (c) Golcunda fort

    (d) Sawai Madhopur fort

    7. Which of the following is NOT correct about the Golconda Fort?

    (a) It is located near Hyderabad

    (b) This fort was built by kakatiya dynasty

    (c) Golconda was the capital of Qutb Sahi dynasty

    (d) It was built in 1550BC

    8. Which of the following is true about Jal Mahal?

    (a) It is situated in Madhya Pradesh

    (b) It was built by Raja Sawai Madhau Singh

    (c) It was built in 18th century

    (d) It is surrounded by the Arwali Hills

    9. Which of the following is NOT true about sanchi stupa?

    (a) It is in Madhya Pradesh

    (b) It was built by the Emperor Ashoka

    (c) It was built in 7th century BC

    (d) It is a celebration of the life of Lord Buddha, and his final release from the circle of life and death.

    10. Where are the monuments of Mahabalipuram?

    (a) Tamil Nadu

    (b) Odisha

    (c) Maharashtra

    (d) Karnataka

    Question No.

    Answers

    1

    b

    2

    d

    3

    b

    4

    c

    5

    d

    6

    c

    7

    d

    8

    c

    9

    c

    10

    a

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