Thursday, February 11, 2010

The Delhi Quiz

I have been busy.. making phreee quizzes for Braingle. However, Braingle has a loooooong turnaround time on quizzes.. so here they are for you.. the first quiz is about Delhi. Enjoy if u like quizzes. Ignore post otherwise. :-)

# 1. Which of the following historical monuments is in Delhi?
  • Gateway of India
  • Qutub Minaar
  • Char Minaar
  • Taj Mahal

#2 Which of the following prestigious academies is based in Delhi (the term Delhi includes New Delhi)?

  • National School of Drama
  • Film and Television Institute of India

#3 The term "NCT of Delhi", with reference to the political boundaries of Delhi, refers to the:

  • National Capital Territory
  • National Capital Region
  • National Capital Treaty

#4 Which of these universities is NOT based in Delhi / New Delhi?
Delhi University
New Delhi University
Jawaharlal Nehru University
Jamia Hamdard University
Indraprastha University

#5 Delhi is said to be built on seven ancient cities. Which of the following is NOT among the seven?
Indraprastha
Shahjahanbad
Kurukshetra
Tuglaqabad

#6 The Akshardham temple, among the newest temples in the city, has entered the Guiness Book of Records for being the world's largest Hindu temple complex. True / False?

#7 Which of the following tourist spots is NOT in Delhi?
Lotus Temple aka Bahai Temple
India Gate
Humayun's tomb
Qutub Minar
Dilwara Temples

#8 The river that flows through Delhi is the:
Yamuna
Ganga

#9 Ghalib, arguably the most noted poet of Urdu, was based in Delhi. Which part of Delhi did he call home?

4 comments:

N said...

Such an easy quiz!! And I am not even from Delhi!

Tanvi said...

1. Qutab Minaar
2. National School of Drama
3. National Capital Region
4. New Delhi University
5. Kurukshetra
6. False
7. Dilwara Temples
8. Yamuna
9. I have no Idea

Tried my best :D
Thank You :)

Onkar said...

I found it quite easy.

The Phosgene Kid said...

What about Deli? I like pastrami, myself...