Thursday, January 19, 2012

Delhi Quiz - 1

1. What was the old name of Delhi?

2. Rashtrapati Bhawan in Delhi is situated on which hill?
[A]Raisina Hill
[B]Sohna Hills
[C]Anand Parwat
[D]None of the above

3. How many rooms are there in Rashtrpati Bhawan?

4. On which day did delhi celebrated its centenary year?
[A]11th December 2011
[B]11th October 2011
[C]11th November 2011
[D]17th December 2011

5. Which games Delhi had hosted in 2010?
[B]Winter Olympics
[D]Summer Olympics

6. Who is the current Chief Minister of Delhi as on Jan 5'2012?
[A]Arti Mehra
[B]Kapil Sibbal
[C]Shiela Dikshit
[D]Madan Lal Khurana

7. If you are eating parathas in Parathey Wali Gali, then you are in which area of Delhi?
[A]Hauz Khas
[B]Chandni Chowk
[C]Sadar Bazar
[D]Model Town

8. Once Asia's largest, which market in Delhi is known as Furniture Market?
[B]Kirti Nagar
[C]Gandhi Nagar

9. In terms of population, Delhi is _____ largest metropolis in India.

10. In terms of area, Delhi is _____ largest metropolis in India.

11. Delhi is located on the banks of which river?
[D]None of the above

12. New Delhi was built to the south of old city of Delhi in which year?

13. Which act declared the Union Territory of Delhi to be formally known as National Capital Territory of Delhi.
[A]The Constitution (Sixty-ninth Amendment) Act, 1991
[B]The Constitution (Sixth Amendment) Act, 1951
[C]The State Legislative Act
[D]The Union Territories Act

14. How many official languages are there in Delhi?

15. Who built the Red Fort (Lal Quila) in Delhi?