Goa General Knowledge MCQ Questions Answers State GK


Goa is known for its striking landscape, famous beaches in India. Goa is one of the famous states in India and it becomes a state 30-May-1987. It is Smallest-state by area and the fourth-smallest state by population. Konkani is a language of Goa state. Panji is the capital city of goa state and Tourism is primary Industry in Goa. Vasco Da gama is the biggest city of Goa state. There is some gk quiz on Goa which helps in exams.


Q.1. Who is the Current Chief Minister of Goa ?

(a) Digambar Kamat
(b) Pramod Sawant
(c) Manohar Parrikar
(d) None of These

(b) Pramod Sawant


Q.2. Who is the Current Governor of Goa ?

(a) Om Prakash Kohli
(b) Mridula Sinha
(c) Bhagat Singh Koshyari
(d) Smt. V. S. Ramadevi

(c) Bhagat Singh Koshyari


Q.3. Who is the Current Director general of police of Goa ?

(a) Sudhir Yadav
(b) Mukesh Kumar Meena
(c) Sanjay Kumar, IPS
(d) None of These

(b) Mukesh Kumar Meena


Q.4. What is the capital of Goa?

(a) Bangalore
(b) Hyderabad
(c) Pune
(d) Panaji

(d) Panaji


Q.5. What is the area of Goa?

(a) 3,006 sq. mi
(b) 2,124 sq. mi
(c) 1,429 sq. mi
(d) 3,504 sq. mi

(c) 1,429 sq. mi


Q.6. What is the Goa formation date?

(a) 25,July 1988
(b) 30,May 1987
(c) 01,November 1990
(d) 04,April 1993

(b) 30,May 1987


Q.7. Mahalsa Narayani temple located in which village of Goa ?

(a) Mashel
(b) Dadolim
(c) Mardol
(d) Verna

(c) Mardol


Q.8. Who replaced Francisco Sardinha as Goa

(a) Churchill Alemao
(b) Wilfred De Souza
(c) Luizino Faleiro
(d) Manohar Parrikar

(d) Manohar Parrikar


Q.9. UNESCO World Heritage Site Basilica of Bom Jesus was built in which century?

(a) 14th Century
(b) 15th Century
(c) 18th Century
(d) 16th Century

(d) 16th Century


Q.10. Which is the official language of Goa?

(a) Marathi
(b) Hindi
(c) Konkani
(d) English

(c) Konkani


Q.11. Which state is to the south of Goa?

(a) Karnataka
(b) Gujarat
(c) Jharkhand
(d) Nagaland

(a) Karnataka


Q.12. Which article in Indian constitution is a special provision for Goa?

(a) 351
(b) 108
(c) 107
(d) 371

(d) 371


Q.13. Which is the largest city of Goa?

(a) Marmgao
(b) Bogmalo
(c) Panaji
(d) Vasco Da gama

(d) Vasco Da gama


Q.14. In which year Goa captured and annexed by the Portuguese

(a) 1510
(b) 1513
(c) 1519
(d) 1525

(a) 1510


Q.15. What’s the name of Goa was refereed in Mahabharata?

(a) Govarashtra
(b) Goa Pradesh
(c) Goprodesha
(d) None of these

(a) Govarashtra


Q.16. What is Velha Goa?

(a) A historical city
(b) A Dance
(c) A River
(d) None of these

(a) A historical city


Q.17. The historic Aguada fort is located in ________.

(a) Goa
(b) Assam
(c) Manipur
(d) Tripura

(a) Goa


Q.18. Who was the ruler of Goa before it becomes a part of India

(a) British
(b) Dutch
(c) Portuguese
(d) French

(c) Portuguese


Q.19. Which article in Indian constitution is a special provision for Goa?

(a) 360
(b) 360 A
(c) 371 I
(d) None of these

(c) 371 I


Q.20. Which chief minister of Goa later became speaker of Legislative Assembly?

(a) Dayanand Bandodkar
(b) Pratapsinh Rane
(c) Ravi S. Naik
(d) Digambar Kamat

(b) Pratapsinh Rane


Q.21. In which year the Operation Vijay was conducted resulting in the annexation of Goa

(a) 1947
(b) 1961
(c) 1967
(d) 1977

(b) 1961


Q.22. Identify the state that classified its country liquor as Heritage Spirit of state on 17 March 2016. (March 2016)

(a) Goa
(b) Assam
(c) Manipur
(d) Tripura

(a) Goa


Q.23. Which is the Goa state Animal ?

(a) Gaur/Gavoredo in Konkani Bos gaurus
(b) Asiatic lion Panthera leo persica
(c) Blackbuck Antilope cervicapra
(d) None of these

(a) Gaur/Gavoredo in Konkani Bos gaurus


Q.24. Which is the Goa state Tree?

(a) Chinar Platanus orientalis
(b) Sacred fig Ficus religiosa
(c) Asna Terminalia elliptica
(d) None of These

(c) Asna Terminalia elliptica


Q.25. Which is the Goa state Bird?

(a) House sparrow Passer domesticus
(b) Bastar hill myna Gracula religiosa peninsulari
(c) Yellow-throated bulbul Pycnonotus xantholaemus
(d) None of these

(c) Yellow-throated bulbul Pycnonotus xantholaemus


Q.26. How long was the tenure of Laxmikant Parsekar

(a) 5 years, 126 days
(b) 1 years, 156 days
(c) 2 years, 136 days
(d) None of These

(c) 2 years, 136 days


Q.27. Who is the first Governor of Goa ?

(a) Sh. Bhagawan Sahay
(b) Sh. Om Parkash
(c) Lt. Gen. K. Bhadur Singh
(d) Maj. Gen. K. S. Himmatsinhji

(d) Maj. Gen. K. S. Himmatsinhji


Q.28. Who is the First Chief Justices of Goa ?

(a) P.C.B. Menon
(b) P.D. Desai
(c) M.H. Beg
(d) None of These

(c) M.H. Beg


Q.29. In which year recognised as a state

(a) July 26 1991
(b) June 30 1986
(c) May 30 1987
(d) None of These

(c) May 30 1987


Q.30. Who was the first CM of Goa

(a) Luis Proto Barbosa
(b) Churchill Alemao
(c) Pratapsingh Rane
(d) None of These

(c) Pratapsingh Rane


Q.31. Who was the Sixth CM of Goa

(a) Luizinho Faleiro
(b) Wilfred de Souza
(c) Ravi S. Naik
(d) None of These

(c) Ravi S. Naik


Q.32. Total Number of districts in Goa ?

(a) 9
(b) 6
(c) 2
(d) 4

(c) 2


Q.33. Which of the following is primary Industry in Goa ?

(a) Pharma
(b) Liquor
(c) Tourism
(d) Textiles

(c) Tourism


Q.34. Which sea is to the west of Goa?

(a) Caspian
(b) Dead
(c) Black
(d) Arabian

(d) Arabian


Q.35. In which year Goa recognised as a State

(a) 1980
(b) 1982
(c) 1985
(d) 1987

(d) 1987


Q.36. Which one is the largest city by areawise in Goa

(a) Vasco da Gama
(b) Panaji
(c) Margao
(d) Ponda

(a) Vasco da Gama


Q.37. Which one is the longest beach in Goa

(a) Anjuna Beach
(b) Colava Beach
(c) Vagator Beach
(d) Palolem Beach

(b) Colava Beach


Q.38. In which year, the Portuguese moved the capital from Old Goa to Panjim

(a) 1834
(b) 1840
(c) 1843
(d) 1856

(c) 1843


Q.39. Which one is the largest Church in Goa

(a) Church of St Cajetan
(b) Se Cathedral
(c) Church of St Francis of Assisi
(d) Immaculate Conception Church

(b) Se Cathedral


Q.40. What is the literacy rate of Goa according to 2011 census

(a) 82.59
(b) 86.72
(c) 88.70
(d) 92.15

(c) 88.70


Q.41. The first film (konkani “Mogacho anvddo”) was released in the year.

(a) 1966
(b) 1930
(c) 1950
(d) None of These

(c) 1950


Q.42. Which one is the highest peak in Goa

(a) Sonsogor
(b) Vagheri Peak
(c) Braganza Ghats
(d) None of the above

(a) Sonsogor


Q.43. What was the name of the Indian Army Operation conducted to release Goa from Portuguese rule

(a) Operation Polo
(b) Operation Vijay
(c) Operation Goa
(d) Operation Thunder

(b) Operation Vijay


Q.44. The Goa University was established in the year _________

(a) 1985
(b) 1989
(c) 1975
(d) 1990

(a) 1985


Q.45. Which one is the headquarters of South Goa district?

(a) Vasco da Gama
(b) Mapusa
(c) Ponda
(d) Marg

(d) Marg


Q.46. Mahalsa Narayani temple located in which village of Goa ?

(a) Mashel
(b) Mardol
(c) Verna
(d) Dabolim

(b) Mardol


Q.47. Who replaced Francisco Sardinha as Goa’s chief minister in 2000?

(a) Churchill Alemao
(b) Wilfred De Souza
(c) Luizino Faleiro
(d) Manohar Parrikar

(d) Manohar Parrikar


Q.48. Which state is to the south of Goa?

(a) Karnataka
(b) Gujarat
(c) Jharkhand
(d) Nagaland

(a) Karnataka


Q.49. Who was the first Portuguese viceroy of Goa

(a) Gaspar Corriea
(b) Francisco de Almeida
(c) Cosma da Guarda
(d) Afanso d’ Albuquerque

(b) Francisco de Almeida


Q.50. Who is also known as the “Father of Goan nationalism”

(a) Dayanand Bandodkar
(b) Mohan Ranade
(c) T. B. Cunha
(d) Ram Manohar Lohiya

(c) T. B. Cunha


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