Practice Quiz :- 39


1. In which of the following year was the mining of coal started in India?
a) 1775
b) 1774
c) 1800
d) 1805
2. Which of the following is India’s biggest dam?
a) Bhakra Nangal
b) Hirakud
c) Farakka
d) Pong Dam

Ans.a) Bhakra Nangal

3. On which river is the Pong Dam hydro electric power project built?
a) Ganga
b) Ravi
c) Beas
d) Hughly
4. In India which crop is sown on the largest area?
a) Jowar
b) wheat
c) tobacco
d) rice
5. Bakra Nangal is a joint project of Haryana, Punjab and Rajasthan. On which river is this built?
a) Yamuna
b) Sindhu
c) Sutlej
d) Ravi
6. On which river is the Hirakud dam built?
a) Godavari
b) Kaveri
c) Mahanadi
d) Narmada

Ans.c) Mahanadi

7. On which river is the Tehri dam built?
a) Alakananda
b) Bhagirathi
c) Ganga
d) Hooghly

Ans.b) Bhagirathi

8. Which Indian state leads in the production of rubber?
a) Tamil Nadu
b) Kerala
c) Karnataka
d) Gujarat
9. Which Indian state tops in the production of gypsum?
a) Gujarat
b) Rajasthan
c) Kerala
d) Karnataka

Ans.b) Rajasthan

10. Into how many PIN code zones is India divided?
a) eight
b) seven
c) six
d) nine
11. Which state has the highest percentage of people living below the poverty line?
a) Uttar Pradesh
b) Orissa
c) Bihar
d) Madhya Pradesh
12. Which of the following is the most populous city in India?
a) Mumbai
b) Delhi
c) Kolkatta
d) Chennai
13. Which Indian state has the lowest percentage of people living below the poverty line?
a) Punjab
b) Gujarat
c) Karnataka
d) Maharashtra
14. Which Indian state has the highest per capita income?
a) Haryana
b) Punjab
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) Karnataka
15. Which Indian state stands first in the production of coffee?
a) Kerala
b) Karnataka
c) Assam
d) Gujarat

Ans.b) Karnataka