MCQ Questions On Andaman & Nicobar GK Questions & Answers


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Q.1. What type of sub-national administrative division within India are the Andaman and Nicobar Island?

(a) Union Territory
(b) Division
(c) State
(d) Territorial autonomous district

(a) Union Territory


Q.2. The Nicobar island comprise an area about one-fourth of that of the Andaman Island. How many island are there in total in the Nicobar Island?

(a) 10
(b) 22
(c) 32
(d) 40

(b) 22


Q.3. What line of latitude separates the Andaman Islands from the Nicobar Island?

(a) 100 N
(b) The equator
(c) 200 N
(d) 300 N

(a) 100 N


Q.4. From what Language are the Names of the Andaman and Nicobar Island Derived?

(a) malay
(b) Tamil
(c) Hindi
(d) Punjabi

(a) malay


Q.5. In what body of water, itself a part oof the Indian Ocean, are the Andaman and Nicobar Island located?

(a) Bay of Bengal
(b) Lakshadweep Sea
(c) Arabian Sea
(d) Gulf of Mannar

(a) Bay of Bengal


Q.6. Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep were specially given the inclusion status of which of the following zonal rwgions of India?

(a) Central Zonal Council
(b) Eastern Zonal Council
(c) Southern Zonal Council
(dd) None of the above

(c) Southern Zonal Council


Q.7. Which of the following is the highest peak in Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

(a) Mount Diavolo
(b) Saddle Peak
(c) Mount Thuiller
(d) Mount Koyale

(b) Saddle Peak


Q.8. The Andaman group of islands and the Nicobar group of islands are separated by which of the following channel?

(a) 10° channel
(b) 8° channel
(c) 12° channel
(d) 13° channel

(a) 10° channel


Q.9. Total number of Districts in Andaman Nicobar Islands

(a) 1
(b) 3
(c) 4
(d) 7

(b) 3


Q.10. Total number of National Park in Andaman Nicobar is

(a) 3
(b) 6
(c) 9
(d) 10

(c) 9


Q.11. Which latitude separated the Andaman Islands from the Nicobar Islands

(a) 50 N parallel
(b) 100 N parallel
(c) 120 N parallel
(d) 140 S parallel

(b) 100 N parallel


Q.12. Total number of islands in Andaman Nicobar is

(a) 402
(b) 452
(c) 498
(d) 572

(d) 572


Q.13. Which one is the State animal of Andaman Nicobar Islands

(a) Platypus
(b) Tapir
(c) Dugong
(d) Manatee

(c) Dugong


Q.14. The construction of Cellular Jail started in

(a) 1896
(b) 1898
(c) 1902
(d) 1905

(a) 1896


Q.15. Total number of National Parks in Andaman Nicobar is

(a) 4
(b) 6
(c) 9
(d) 11

(c) 9


Q.16. In which year Andaman Nicobar is declared as a Union Territory of India

(a) 1947
(b) 1950
(c) 1953
(d) 1956

(d) 1956


Q.17. Which island contains the only active volcano in South Asia

(a) Barren Island
(b) Smith Island
(c) Neil Island
(d) Narcondam Island

(a) Barren Island


Q.18. Which one is the State bird of Andaman Nicobar Islands

(a) Woodpecker
(b) Common blackbird
(c) Stock dove
(d) Wood Pigeon

(d) Wood Pigeon


Q.19. Which one is most widely spoken language in Andaman Nicobar

(a) Bengali
(b) Tamil
(c) Hindi
(d) English

(a) Bengali


Q.20. In which year, Andaman and Nicobar Islands (Protection of Aboriginal Tribes) Regulation was promulgated?

(a) 1962
(b) 1956
(c) 1951
(d) 1966

(b) 1956


Q.21. Which of the following is the erstwhile name of Swaraj Dweep in Andaman & Nicobar Islands?

(a) Ross Island
(b) Neil Island
(c) Havelock Island
(d) Viper Island

(c) Havelock Island


Q.22. Which is the highest peak in Andaman and Nicobar islands?

(a) Mount Diavolo
(b) Mount Thuiller
(c) Saddle Peak
(d) Mount koya

(c) Saddle Peak


Q.23. The primitive tribes of Andaman are descendants of which of the following cultures?

(a) Negroids
(b) Australoids
(c) Mongoloids
(d) Caucasoids

(a) Negroids


Q.24. The tribal population in Andaman and Nicobar Islands belongs to which of the following races?

(a) Australoid race
(b) Caucasoid race
(c) Mongoloid race
(d) Negroid race

(d) Negroid race


Q.25. Which one of the following High Courts has the Territorial Jurisdiction over Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

(a) Andhra Pradesh
(b) Calcutta
(c) Madras
(d) Orissa

(b) Calcutta


Q.26. Who took charge as the Commander-in-Chief of Andaman & Nicobar Command?

(a) Sam Manekshaw
(b) Podali Shankar Rajeshwar
(c) Bipin Rawat
(d) Amarjeet Singh Bedi

(b) Podali Shankar Rajeshwar


Q.27. Which one is most widely spoken language in Andaman Nicobar

(a) Hindi
(b) Tamil
(c) Bengali
(d) English

(c) Bengali


Q.28. The highest of Saddle Peak is

(a) 600 meter
(b) 650 meter
(c) 710 meter
(d) 732 meter

(d) 732 meter


Q.29. Which country established first European Colony in Andaman Nicobar Island

(a) Spain
(b) Denmark
(c) England
(d) France

(b) Denmark


Q.30. Which of the following cities is closed to Andaman and Nicobar ?

(a) Mumbai
(b) Kolkata
(c) Tripura
(d) Chennai

(b) Kolkata


Q.31. What is the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar islands?

(a) Chennai
(b) Port Blair
(c) Car Nicobar
(d) Indira Point

(b) Port Blair


Q.32. What is the state animal of the Island of Andaman and Nicobar ?

(a) Dugong
(b) Manatee
(c) Sea Otter
(d) Dolphin

(a) Dugong


Q.33. For how many years Japanese did occupied Andaman Nicobar during World War II

(a) One year
(b) Two years
(c) Three years
(d) Four years

(c) Three years


Q.34. The height of Saddle Peak is

(a) 602 meter
(b) 648 meter
(c) 709 meter
(d) 732 meter

(d) 732 meter


Q.35. Which country established first European colony in Andaman Nicobar Islands

(a) England
(b) Denmark
(c) France
(d) Spain

(b) Denmark


Q.36. European reached Andaman Nicobar Islands in the year

(a) 1712
(b) 1739
(c) 1755
(d) 1768

(c) 1755


Q.37. Which High Court serves as the judiciary of Andaman Nicobar Islands

(a) Madras High Court
(b) Calcutta High Court
(c) Orissa High Court
(d) Karnataka High Court

(b) Calcutta High Court


Q.38. When was the Andaman Nicobar Theater command created?

(a) 2001
(b) 2003
(c) 2004
(d) 1999

(a) 2001


Q.39. Which country has approved a grant of ₹265 crore for improving the power supply of Andaman & Nicobar Islands?

(a) China
(b) USA
(c) Russia
(d) Japan

(d) Japan


Q.40. Under which scheme, Andaman and Nicobar Islands has been certificate as organic by the Government of India?

(a) PM KISAN
(b) Large Area Certification – PGS
(c) PM SVANIDHI
(d) PM FBY

(b) Large Area Certification – PGS


Q.41. Total number of wildlife sanctuaries in Andaman Nicobar Islands is

(a) 68
(b) 76
(c) 83
(d) 96

(d) 96


Q.42. The highest point of Andaman & Nicobar island, Saddle peak is located in which of the following part of the island?

(a) North Andaman
(b) Middle Andaman
(c) South Andaman
(d) Little Andaman

(a) North Andaman


Q.43. Which of the following river flows in the Andaman island?

(a) Kaladan river
(b) Myitnge river
(c) Pein river
(d) Kalpong river

(d) Kalpong river


Q.44. Which of the following passage separates the north Andaman Island from the smaller islands Landfall Island and East Island?

(a) Ducan Passage
(b) Coco Passage
(c) Cleugh Passage
(d) Mannar Passage

(c) Cleugh Passage


Q.45. Coco island is located in which side of Andaman island?

(a) Eastern
(b) Southern
(c) Northern
(d) Western

(c) Northern


Q.46. Andaman and Nicobar were established as a province in which of the following year?

(a) 1860
(b) 1865
(c) 1870
(d) 1875

(d) 1875


Q.47. Which type of forests are found along the Western Ghats and the Nicobar and Andaman Islands?

(a) Tropical Dry deciduous forest
(b) Tropical Wet evergreen forests
(c) Tropical Moist deciduous forests
(d) Tropical Semi-evergreen forests

(b) Tropical Wet evergreen forests


Q.48. The land-attack version of which missile was test-fired in the Andaman and Nicobar?

(a) Brahmos
(b) Prithvi- III
(c) Agni- III
(d) Dhanush

(a) Brahmos


Q.49. What is the estimated Central Financial Assistance for setting up Distributed Grid-Connected Solar PV Power Projects in Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

(a) Rs 200.25 crores
(b) Rs 140 crores
(c) Rs.192.20 crores
(d) Rs 250 crores

(c) Rs.192.20 crores


Q.50. The anti-ship version of which missile was recently test-fired by the Indian Navy in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands territory?

(a) Brahmos supersonic cruise missile
(b) Shaurya missile
(c) Prithvi missile
(d) Indra missile

(a) Brahmos supersonic cruise missile


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