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Which of the following festivals in Arunachal Pradesh involves the sacrifice of fowls, eggs and animals to the Gods?

A)

Dree


B)

Solung


C)

Reh


D)

Losar



Correct Answer :

Dree


Explanation :

Dree festival, a few rites are performed to worship and appease Gods and Goddesses, who protect the crops, and ensure well-being of man. These divinities include Tamu God, Metii God, Sky God and Danyi Piilo (sun and moon). They are worshipped by offering sacrifices of eggs, fowls and animals. The divinities associated with Dree are collectively knows as 'Dree or Dri uyi' (Gods).

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Seventh session of the Congress was held at / कांग्रेस का सातवाँ अधिवेशन में आयोजित किया गया?

Gwalior,1891/ ग्वालियर, 1891
Nagpur, 1891/ नागपुर, 1891
Bombay, 1891/ मुंबई, 1891
Bengal, 1891/ बंगाल, 1891

Correct Answer :Nagpur,1891/ नागपुर, 1891

Which of the following city was famous as “Gibraltar” of India? / निम्न में से कौन सा शहर भारत के ‘जिब्राल्टर’ के नाम से प्रसिद्ध है?

Indore/ इंदौर
Gwalior/ ग्वालियर
Jabalpur/ जबलपुर
Balaghat/ बालाघाट


Correct Answer :Gwalior/ ग्वालियर

Plateau of Malwa is made up of ? मालवा का पठार किस मिट्टी से बना है?

Rich Soil / समृद्ध मिट्टी
Red and Yellow Soil / लाल एवं पीली मिट्टी
Black Soil / काली मिट्टी
Alluvial Soil / कछारी मिट्टी


Correct Answer :Black Soil / काली मिट्टी

India’s first Ramayan art museum was established at:/ भारत का पहला रामायण कला संग्राहालय कहाँ स्थापित हुआ है?

Bilaspur, C.G./ बिलासपुर, छ.ग.
Indore, M.P./ इंदोर, म.प्र.
Damoh, M.P./ दमोह, म.प्र.
Orchha, M.P./ ओरछा, म.प्र.


Correct Answer :Orchha, M.P./ ओरछा, म.प्र.

Which National Park is located at highest altitude? / कौनसा राष्ट्रीय उद्यान सबसे ऊँचाई पर स्थित है?

Kaziranga National Park./ काजीरंगा राष्ट्रीय उद्यान
Sunder ban National Park./ सुन्दरबन राष्ट्रीय उद्यान
Hemis National Park./ हैमिस राष्ट्रीय उद्यान
Kanha National Park/ कान्हा राष्ट्रीय उद्यान


Correct Answer :Hemis National Park./ हैमिस राष्ट्रीय उद्यान

National Institute of Disaster management is located at?/राष्ट्रीय आपदा प्रबंधन संस्थान में स्थित है?

Pune/ पुणे
Midnapur/ मिदनापुर
New Delhi/ नई दिल्ली
Kolkata/ कोलकाता


Correct Answer :New Delhi/ नई दिल्ली

In 1974, people of Garhwal started Chipko Movement under the leadership of__?

A)
Sunderlal Bahuguna

B)
MedhaPatkar

C)
Ministry of environment and forest

D)
State biodiversity board


Correct Answer :

Sunderlal Bahuguna


Explanation :

The famous environmentalist Sunderlal Bahuguna, who started the Chipko movement, was born on January 9, 1927

In India the Environment Protection Act (1981) consists of ?/ भारत में पर्यावरण संरक्षण अधिनियम 1981 के तहत कितने धारायें होते है?

2 Chapters/2 धारायें
4 Chapters/4 धारायें
8 Chapters/8 धारायें
7 Chapters/ धारायें


Correct Answer :4 Chapters/4 धारायें

Kaveri water dispute is between:/ कावेरी जल विवाद किनके बीच में है:

India and Pakistan/भारत और पाकिस्तान
Punjab and Haryana/पंजाब और हरियाणा
Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh/उत्तर प्रदेश और मध्य प्रदेश
Karnataka and Tamil Nadu/कर्णाटक और तमिलनाडु 


Correct Answer :Karnataka and Tamil Nadu/कर्णाटक और तमिलनाडु 

National Environment Tribunal Act was introduced by government of India In / कौन से वर्ष में भारत की सरकार ने राष्ट्रीय पर्यावरण न्यायाधिकरण अधिनियम पेश किया गया था?

1992
1995
1981
1972


Correct Answer :1995

In India which type of forest is there ? / भारत में किस प्रकार के वन हैं?

Temperate/शीतोष्ण
Tropical/उष्णकटिबंधीय
Tundra/ टुंड्रा
Boreal/ उदीच्य


Correct Answer :Tropical/उष्णकटिबंधीय

The forest areas of the deltas of the Ganga and Brahmaputra in West Bengal are called / पश्चिम बंगाल में गंगा और ब्रह्मपुत्र के डेल्टा के वन क्षेत्रों को क्या कहा जाता है?

Western ghats/पश्चिमी घाट
Eastern ghats/पूर्वी घाट
Hotspots/हॉट स्पाट्स
Sundarbans /सुंदरबन


Correct Answer :Sundarbans /सुंदरबन

The Tihri Dam is the tallest dam in India on the?/ भारत का सबसे बड़ा टिहरी बांध किस नदी पर बनाया गया है?

Bhagirathi River /भागीरथी नदी
Brahmaputra River/ब्रह्मपुत्र नदी
Narmada River/नर्मदा नदी
Godavari River/गोदावरी नदी


Correct Answer :Bhagirathi River /भागीरथी नदी

Pachmarhi Biosphere Area is located in which state?/ पचमढ़ी जैव विविधता क्षेत्र किस राज्य में स्थित है?

Kerala/केरल
Madhya Pradesh/मध्य प्रदेश
Assam/असम
Gujarat/गुजरात


Correct Answer :Madhya Pradesh/मध्य प्रदेश

Where does the returning monsoon gives rainfall in India in November-December
? / लौटते मानसून से नवंबर-दिसंबर में भारत में वर्षा कहा होती है?

Western coastal region/ पश्चिमी तटीय क्षेत्र
The Konkan coast/कोकण तट
The Malabar Coast/मलाबार तट
Coastal State of Tamil Nadu/ तमिलनाडु के तटीय राज्य


Correct Answer :Coastal State of Tamil Nadu/ तमिलनाडु के तटीय राज्य

Which of the following Indian scholar had prepared the map of the Indian Soils? / निम्न में से किस भारतीय विद्वान ने भारतीय मिट्टीयों का मानचित्र तैयार किया?

Dr. Vasu
Dr. DN Wadia
Dr. Vishwanath
Dr. Chatterji 


Correct Answer :Dr. DN Wadia

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