General Knowledge of India

Nicknames of famous Indian cities and towns

City State Nickname(s)
Ahmedabad Gujarat Manchester of India
Amritsar Punjab Golden City of India
Bengaluru Karnataka Silicon Valley of India / Science city of India /Garden City of India /Electronic City of India /Space City /IT Capital of India
Bhagalpur Bihar Silk City of India
Bhopal Madhya Pradesh City of Lakes
Bhubaneswar Odisha The Temple City
Chennai Tamil Nadu Detroit of Asia /Automobile Capital of India /Healthcare Capital of India
Coimbatore Tamil Nadu Manchester of South India
Darjeeling West Bengal Queen of Hills
Delhi Delhi City of Rallies
Hyderabad Telangana City of Pearls/ City of Nizams / Hi-tech City
Jaipur Rajasthan Pink City
Jamshedpur Jharkhand Steel City of India
Jodhpur Rajasthan Blue City of India / Sun City
Kakinada Andhra Pradesh Pensioner's Paradise
Kochi Kerala Queen of Arabian Sea
Kolhapur Maharashtra City of Wrestlers
Kolhapur Maharashtra City of Wrestlers
Kolkata West Bengal City of Joy /Cultural Capital of India /City of Palaces /Heaven of Aged
Kollam Kerala Cashew Capital of the World
Lucknow Uttar Pradesh City of Nawabs / Shiraz-e-Hindi
Madurai Tamil Nadu Athens of the East/City of Festivals /Sleepless City /Temple City /City of Four Junctions
Mangalore Karnataka Rome Of The East
Mumbai Maharashtra City of Dreams / Hollywood of India / Financial Capital of India
Muzaffarpur Bihar The Land of Leechi
Nagpur Maharashtra Orange City ,tiger city
Panipat Haryana City of Weavers
Patiala Punjab Royal City
Piduguralla Andhra Pradesh Lime City
Pondicherry Puducherry Paris of the East
Pune Maharashtra Queen of Deccan / Oxford of East
Rajahmundry Andhra Pradesh Cultural Capital of Andhra Pradesh
Rishikesh Uttarakhand City of Sages
Siliguri West Bengal Gateway to the Dooars
Tenali Andhra Pradesh Andhra Paris
Thoothukudi Tamil Nadu Pearl City
Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu City of paddy fields
Tirupati Andhra Pradesh Spiritual Capital of Andhra Pradesh
Trivandrum Kerala Evergreen City of India
Udaipur Rajasthan City of Lakes/Venice of the East
Vadodara Gujarat Banyan City/Cultural Capital of Gujarat/ Sanskari Nagari/Power Equipment Manufacturing Hub of India
Visakhapatnam Andhra Pradesh City of Destiny / Financial Capital of Andhra Pradesh/The Jewel of the East Coast/Goa of the East

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General Knowledge of India

Which of the following dance forms was introduced by the great Vaishnava saint and reformer Mahapurusha Sankaradeva ?

Which of the following is the only classical dance of india having links with Muslim culture and represents a unique synthesis of Hindu and Muslim genius in art ?

Time and Distance

Starting from the same point at the same time, Ruhan and Yuvan had to reach the same destination. While Ruhan drove at 45 km/hr, Yuvan was slower by 5 km/hr. If Yuvan arrived at the destination an hour after Ruhan did, the distance covered by each, in Kilometres, was ?

Simple Interest

A sum of money was invested at a certain rate of simple interest for 4 years. Had the sum been invested at a rate 3% higher than the actual rate, the interest earned would have been 720 Rs more. Find the sum initially invested?

Ratio and Proportion

A bag contains red, blue and black balls. The ratio of red to blue balls is 3 : 5. The ratio of black to red balls is 3 : 4. What is the ratio of blue to black balls?

Profit and Loss

Selling a pack of incense sticks for 136 Rs resulted in a loss of 15%. To make a profit of 10%, the selling price should be ?

Percentage

23% of a bucket full of diluted milk was water. If the quantity of pure milk in the bucket was 15.4 liter, then the capacity of the bucket was ?

Average

The average of the marks obtained by three girls in a test was twice the average of the marks obtained by eight boys in that test. If the total marks obtained by all these examinees was 168, find the average marks each of the girls obtained ?

Pipes and Cistern

44 pipes can fill a large water tank in 27 hours. How many hours it take for 66 pipes to fill four such tanks ?

HCF and LCM

A natural number, when divided by 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 respectively, leaves corresponding remainder of 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. What is the smallest of all such numbers fulfilling the above condition ?

Coding-Decoding

If in a certain code language, PRINT is written as 34825 and TRUE is written as 5479. Then, how will TENURE be written in that language?

Order Sequence

Arrange the given words from smallest to biggest-
1.Jug
2.Mug
3.Bucket
4.Drum
5.Cup

Statement and Conclusion

Statements
All socks are shoes
Some shoes are black

Conclusions
I. Some shoes are socks.
II. No scoks is black

Numbers

The difference between the place value of 4 and 2 in the number 833749502 is ?

Analogy

GIKM : HJLN :: PRTV : .........?

Order Sequence

In a row of girls, Nanda is eighth from the left and Chanda is nineteenth from right. When Nanda and Chanda interchange their positions, Chanda becomes twnty-third form right. How many girls are there in the row?

Analogy

Summer: Day :: Winter : ........?

Bird:Winges :: Fish:........?