GK-14 - Confusing Facts (Part-I)

UPSC, PSC, BANK, RAILWAY,etc. Examination Questions

PSC Question and Answer about GK-14 - Confusing Facts (Part-I) including for Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

Question1:- The highest densely populated Indian State



Bihar


Question2:- The lowest densely populated Indian State



Arunachal Pradesh


Question3:- The first Cotton Mill was established in India at



Fort Glaster (Kolkkatha)


Question4:- The Fort Glaster Cotton Mill was established in



1818


Question5:- The Indian Cotton Industry in the large scale was started with the establishment of the Ctton Mill at



Mumbai


Question6:- The Mumbai Cotton Mill was established in



1854


Question7:- The two countries which have National Importance on January 26 are



India and Australia


Question8:- The North-South length of India



3214 km


Question9:- The East- West width of India



2933 km


Question10:- The Indian State which is known as the Sugar Bowl of India



Utter Pradesh


Question11:-The Sugar Bowl of the World is



Cuba


Question12:-The Official Language of Goa is



Konkini


Question13:-Konkini is an ------ language



Indo-Aryan


Question14:-The Official Languages of the South Indian states other than Goa are -------- languages



Dravidian


Question15:- The lifeline of Goa



Mandovi


Question16:-The lifeline of Sikkim



Teesta


Question17:- The Indian Military Action to make Goa free from Portuguese is



Operation Vijay (1861)


Question18:- The Indian Military Action to push back infiltrators in the Kargil War



Operation Vijay (1999)


Question19:- The place where Ahom dynasty ruled



Assam


Question20:-The Chogyal dynasty existed in



Sikkim


Question21:- The year in which Delhi was declared as the Union Territorry



1956


Question22:- The year in which Delhi was declared as the National Capital



1992 (Gazette of India extraordinary part-II section III dtd. 02/01/1992)


Question23:- The place which is known as Queen of Hill Stations



Ootty


Question24:- Another name of Ootty



Udakamandalam


Question25:- The place which is known as the Princess of Hill Stations



Kodaikkanal


Question26:-The most populated Indian State



Utterrparadesh


Question27:- The least populated Indian state



Sikkim


Question28:- The first Metro Railway of India was at



Kolkkatha


Question29:- Kolkkatha Metro was established in



1984


Question30:-The first Metro Railway in the World



London


Question31:- The biggest Union Territory



Andaman Nicobar Islands


Question32:-The smallest Union Territory



Lakshadweep


Question33:- The biggest Indian state among the North -Eastern Seven Sisters



Arunachal Pradesh


Question34:- The most populated Indian state among the North -Eastern Seven Sisters



Assam


Question35:- The Indian state with the largest forest area



Madhyapradesh


Question36:-The Indian state with the second largest forest area



Arunachalpradesh


Question37:- The Indian state with highest percentage of Forest area



Missoram


Question38:- The Indian state with the most number of National Highways



Utterpradesh


Question39:- The Indian state with the least number of National Highways



Sikkim


Question40:-The "Pahari" language is used in



Himachalpradesh


Question41:-The main language used in Himachalpradesh



Hindi


Question42:-The longest river of Asia



Yangtsee


Question43:- The longest river of India



Ganga


Question44:- the Indian state which is known as the Scotland of the east



Meghalaya


Question45:- The Indian place which is known as the Oxford of the East



Pune


Question46:- .The head quarters of CPM at New Delhi



AKG Bhavan


Question47:-The head quarters of CPI at New Delhi



Ajoy Bhavan


Question48:- The Indian State with the highest literacy



Kerala


Question49:- The India state with the lowest literacy



Bihar


Question50:- The highest part of the Eastern Ghats



Jindha Gandha


Question51:- Jindha Gandh is situated at



Andhrapradesh


Question52:-The highest part of the Western Ghats



Anamudi


Question53:- The highest part in the Vindhya Mountains



Amarkandak


Question54:-The highest part in Satpura Mountains



Dhupgadh


Question55:- the Papanasam Scheme is situated in ------- river



Thamraparni


Question56:- Thamraparni River is in



Tamil Nadu


Question57:- the Papanasam Beach is at



(Varkkala) Thiruvananthapuram


Question58:-The another name suggested for Jharghand



Vanachal


Question59:- The early name of Uttaraghand



Uttaranchal


Question60:- National Institute of Sidha is situated at



Chennai


Question61:-National Institute of Unani Medicines is situated at



Banglore


Question62:- ----- Indian States have Coastlines



Nine


Question63:- ------ Kerala Districts have Coastlines



Nine


Question64:-The Union Territories without Coastlines



Delhi and Chandigadh


Question65:- The Security Agency of India in charge of the Devotional Centers



CRPF


Question66:- The security Agency of India in charge of Industrial Establishments



CISF


Question67:- The place of India where Aryans started to live



Panjab


Question68:- The place of India where Paresis started to live



Sajjam (Gujarat)


Question69:-National Police Academy is situated at



Hyderabad


Question70:- The National Police Academy was at ----- before changing it into Hyderabad



Mount Abu (Rajasthan)


Question71:-The head quarters of National Diary Development Board



Anand (Gujarat)


Question72:-The national Diary Research Institute is situated at



Karnal (Haryana)


Question73:- The Indian Soldier is also known as



Jawan


Question74:- The American Soldier is also known as



Yanki


Question75:-The Indian Flag can manufactured in ----- different sizes



Nine


Question76:- The biggest Indian Flag will have ------- length



6300 mm


Question77:- The biggest Indian Flag will have -------width



4200 mm


Question78:- The smallest Indian Flag will have ------- length



150 mm


Question79:- The smallestIndian Flag will have ------- width



100 mm


Question80:- The most number of Buddhists are in-------- state of India



Maharashtra


Question81:- The most number of Buddhist are in ------- country of the world



China


Question82:- India shares longest boundary with ------ country



Bangladesh


Question83:- India shares shortest boundary with ------ country



Afghanisthan


Question84:- National Defense College is situated at



New Delhi


Question85:- National Defense Academy is situated at



Khadakvasla (Maharashtra)


Question86:- The middle city of British India



Nagpur (Maharashtra)


Question87:- The middle city of Independent India



Jabalpur (Madhyapradesh)


Question88:- Who is called Andhra Kesari



T. Prakasham


Question89:- Who is called Bharat Kesari



Mannathu Padmanabhan


Question90:- The highest part of Andaman Nicobar Island



Saddle Peak


Question91:-The highest part of Nicobar Islands



Mount Thuliar


Question92:- the country which is near Andaman Nicobar Islands



Myanmar


Question93:-The country which is near Nicobar Islands



Indonesia


Question94:- The ------- separates Andaman and Nicobar Islands



Ten Degree Channel


Question95:- The ----- separates Andaman Nicobar islands and Indonesia



Great Channel


Question96:- The sorrow of Assam



Brahmaputra


Question97:-The sorrow of Bihar



Kosi


Question98:- The Penciline Factory in Maharashtra is situated at



Pimpri


Question99:- The Pencilin Factory in Uttarakhand is situated at



Rishikesh


Question100:-Mahabodhi Temple is situated at



Bodh Gaya (Bihar)


Question101:- The Parinirvana Temple is situated at



Kusi Nagar (Uttarpradesh)