Karnataka Current Affairs
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Karnataka Current Affairs
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Latest Headlines Of Karnataka Current Affairs
- Bridge-man Girish Bharadwaj helps people crossover in lives
- Fr K Anthony William appointed as Bishop of Mysuru
- ICICI bank refuses to clear cheque signed in Kannada, lands in court
- Security guard nabbed for harassing women lecturers
- Pravasi Bharatiya Divas opens in Bengaluru
- Bengaluru molestation case: Four arrested; ITI student among 6 accused, girl was being stalked for days
- Molestation case: Karnataka Home Minister in damage control mode
- Bengaluru molestation caught on camera: 4 arrested; 'was misquoted', says Karnataka Minister G Parameshwara
- Cops quiz many for clues in Bengaluru molestation case
- Bengaluru SHAMED again: Shocking CCTV footage shows girl being grabbed, molested on street
- Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara finding excuses to cover failure: Women activists
- Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah fuels job quota debate, pleads for reservation in pvt sector
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Karnataka Quiz Questions and Answers
Q. 01: Who had written the book "Kavirajamarga"
A. Amoghavarsha I
B. Adikavi Pampa
C. Nagavarma I
D. Chavundaraya II
Q. 02: Who had written the mathematical book "Ganita-sara-samgraha"
Q. 03: What is the area of Karnataka?
A. 41,284 sq. mi.
B. 74,051 sq. mi.
C. 52,622 sq. mi.
D. 12,482 sq. mi.
Q. 04: The Indus Valley houses were built of
Q. 05: Aryans lived in
B. South India
C. Central India
D. Gangetic Valley
Q. 06: Srinivasa was the pen name of which famous author
A. M.V. Iyengar
C. U. R. Ananthamurthy
D. K. Shivaram Karanth
Q. 07: Which one is known as the Silk Town of Karnataka
Q. 08: Which one is an east flowing river in Karnataka
A. Aghanashini River
B. Tunga River
C. Varahi River
D. Gurupura River
Q. 09: Which one is the first Kannada movie
A. Gubbi Veeranna
B. Bhakta Dhruva
C. Sati Sulochana
Q. 10: First person from Karnataka to received Bharat Ratna award
A. C.N.R. Rao
B. Bhimsen Joshi
D. Shakuntala Devi
Q. 11: The Hampi city is located on the bank of which river
A. Tungabhadra River
B. Kabini River
C. Malaprabha River
D. Kaveri River
Q. 12: In which year, the Group of Monuments at Hampi are included in the World Heritage Site
Q. 13: Who is known as the founder of Vijayanagara Empire
A. Bukka Raya I
B. Harihara I
C. Ramachandra Raya
D. Deva Raya II
Q. 14: Who had written the first Kannada-English dictionary
A. Hermann Gundert
B. Hermann Mogling
C. Ferdinand Kittel
D. None of the above
Q. 15: The Chennakesava Temple in Somanathapura is an example of __________ architecture
Q. 16: In which year, the Kannada Sahitya Parishat was established
Q. 17: Who was the first President of Kannada Sahitya Parishat
A. R. Narasimhachar
B. Karpura Srinivasa Rao
C. P. G. Halakatti
D. H. V. Nanjundaiah
Q. 18: Who was the first person to received Bharat Ratna award from Karnataka
A. Girish Karnad
B. C.N.R. Rao
C. Bhimsen Joshi
Q. 19: Who was the king of France when ambassadors of Tipu Sultan visit the country
A. Henry IV
B. Louis XV
C. Louis XVI
D. Sigismund II
Q. 20: Who was the Governor of India when the fourth Anglo-Mysore war was fought
A. Lord Wellesley
B. Lord Cornwallis
C. Lord Minto
D. Lord Hastings
Current Affairs Question and Answers
Q. 01: The place Kudremukh in Karnataka is well known for which of following ore?
[D] Bauxite Iron
Q. 02: 01) The Halmidi inscription is oldest known Kannada language inscription in Kannada language
02) It is believed that Halmidi inscription allegedly written during reign of Kadamba king Kakustavarman which of above statements is/are true?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2 both 1 & 2
Q. 03: The scenic “Nandhi Hills” is located in which district of Karnataka?
Q. 04: In which of following place Ashok’s minor rock edict has been discovered in Karnataka?
[A] Halmidi, Hasan
[B] Maski, Raichur
[C] Mulabagil, Kolar
[D] Hoskote, Bengaluru Maski, Raichur
Q. 05: Who among following was first to initiate celebration of Maha Navarathri (Dasara) festival in Mysore?
[A] Krishnaraja Wodeyar
[B] Chikkadevaraja Wodeyar
[C] Raja Wodeyar
[D] Narasimharaja Wodeyar
Q. 06: “Ilakal Saree” a traditional form of saree, which takes name from town Ilakal. In which of following district of Karnataka is located this town?
Q. 07: Which of following set correctly represents “Three gems of Kannada literature”?
[A] Pampa, Ranna, Harihara
[B] Pampa, Harihara, Janna
[C] Pamapa, Ranna, Ponna
[D] Ranna, Janna, Ponna
Q. 08: 1. Karnataka is major coffee producing state of India, accounting about 53% total coffee production of the country
2. Major coffee producing states of Karnataka are Tumkur, Davanagere and Shimoga which of above statements is/are correct?
[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2
Q. 09: “Kavirajamarga” is earliest available writing on poetic and grammar in the Kannada literature. It was written by which of following King?
[A] Govinda III
Q. 10: Which is the highest point in Karnataka?
[A] Nandhi Hills
[B] Mullayanna giri
[D] Male Madeshwara hills
Q. 11: What is total number of seats allocated for Karnataka in Lokasabha and Rajyasabha?
[A] 12, 10
[B] 28, 12
[C] 20, 15
[D] 25, 20
Q. 12: Which of following statement about Karnataka is wrong?
[A] The state covers an area of 1, 91,976 square kilometers
[B] Karnataka is 8th largest Indian state by area and 9th largest state by population
[C] The total number of district in Karnataka is 30
[D] The state of Mysore was renamed as Karnataka in the year 1963
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Q.13: U R Ananthamurthy is an eminent writer in?
Q. 14: In which of following place of Karnataka one cannot find Bahubali Statue?
Q. 15: Who is known as “Father of Karnataka music”?
[A] Kanaka Dasa
[B] Purandara Dasa
Q. 16: Which among the following waterfall is created by the Sharavathi River in Shimoga district of Karnataka?
[A] Gokak Falls
[B] Kalhatti Falls
[C] Lalguli Falls
[D] Jog Fall
Q. 17: Bring out wrong pair of information:
[A] First Anglo-Mysore war →1766-69
[B] Second Anglo-Mysore war→1780-84
[C] Third Anglo-Mysore war→1790-92
[D] Fourth Anglo-Mysore war→ 1801-02
Q. 18: Who was the Chief Minister of Karnataka, when Mysore was renamed as Karnataka?
[A] Kengal Hanumanthaia
[B] Verendra Patil
[C] Devaraj Urs
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Q. 19: Total Number of Districts in Karanataka ?
Q. 20: Karnataka State formed in which year ?
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