Indian Languages

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

PSC Question and Answer about Indian Language 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:- Which Schedule of the Indian Constitution is related to languages



8 th


Question2:- The number of languages in the 8 th Schedule of the Constitution



22


Question3:- The language group in India that has the largest number of Speakers



Indo Aryan


Question4:- The largest language in Dravidian group



Telugu


Question5:- Oldest Dravidian language



Tamil


Question6:- The largest language in Indo Aryan group



Hindi


Question7:- The youngest Dravidian lgroup



Malayalam


Question8:- Hindi is the official language of Indian Union as per Article -------- of the Constitution



343


Question9:- Which Indian language has the second largest number of speakers



Bengali


Question10:- Dogri language is spoken in the state of



Jammu & Kashmir


Question11:-Which language in the 8 th Schedule has the least number Spoken



Sanskrit


Question12:- The only Sanskrit village in India



Mattur


Question13:- Which is a foreign language according to the 8 th Schedule of the Indian Constitution



Nepali


Question14:-Konkini, Nepali and Manipuri were added to the 8 th Schedule of the Constitution by the -------amendment of the Constitution in 1992



71


Question15:Bodo, Santhali, Maithili and Dogri are the languages added to the 8th Schedule through the ---------Amendment of the Constitution in 2003



92


Question16:- The first language of India to get the status of classical language



Tamil


Question17:- The second Indian language to get the Classical Status



Sanskrit


Question18:- Kannada and Telugu got the classical status in



2008


Question19:- Konkini language is spoken in the state of



Goa


Question20:- Bodo language is spoken in



Assam


Question21:- Tulu is a -------language



Dravidian


Question22:- Which is known as a Camp Language



urdu


Question23:- In which State English is the Official Language



Nagaland


Question24:- In which state is Pahari language is spoken



Himachal Pradesh


Question25: List of 8 th Schedule Languages in the Indian Constitution



  • Assamese
  • Bengali
  • Bodo
  • Dogri
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Kashmiri
  • Konkani
  • Maithili
  • Malayalam
  • Manipuri
  • Marathi
  • Nepali
  • Odia
  • Punjabi
  • Sanskrit
  • Santali
  • Sindhi
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Urdu


Question26:- The first state formed on the linguistic basis in 1953



Andhra Pradesh


Question27:- In how many languages the denomination is printed in Indian Currencies



17


Question28:- In which year Indian States were reorganized under linguistic basis for the first time



1956


Question29:-In how many languages, the signature of the Reserve Bank Governor is printed in Indian Currencies



2


Question30:-The Court language during the reign of Mughals



Persian


Question31:- The rulers of Vijayanagar Empire encouraged



Telugu


Question32:- The court language of Guptas



Sanskri


Question33:- The language in which ancient scriptures of Buddhism was written



Pali


Question34:- In which language Sangham Literature was written



Tamil


Question35:- Khasi language is spoken in



Meghalaya


Question36:- Gurumukhi is the script of ------- language



Panjabi


Question37:- Marathi is a ------ language



Indo-Aryan


Question38:- Konkani Language belongs to ------- language group



Indo -Aryan


Question39:-Which language is formed as a result of Hindu-Muslim Unity



Urdu


Question40:- The Official Language of Jammu & Kashmir



Urdu


Question41:- Leptcha and Bhutia languages are spoken in the state of



Sikkim


Question42:- The most widely used Foreign language in India



English


Question43:- The first Vernacular News Paper in India was published in ----- language



Bengali


Question44:- The language used in the Asokan Edicts in the Kandahar region of Maurya Empire



Aramaic


Question45:-In which language the holy scriptures of Hinduism is written



Sanskrit


Question46:- .The language in which Mahavira preached



Prakrit


Question47:- The main language of Lakshadweep



Malayalam


Question48:-The Union Territory where French Language is spoken



Puthucherry


Question49:-Oriya is a ------ language



Indo-Aryan


Question50:- The Court language of Satavahanas



Prakrit