Uttar Pradesh General Knowledge MCQ State GK Questions Answers


Read the Top Most Important GK about UTTAR PRADESH which is one of the biggest state in the India according to the area and population wise.Below we have given the Top Most General Knowledge about the Indian State ‘UTTAR PRADESH’ in very simple English language. These GK Questions about the state UTTAR PRADESH are very easy to learn and important to all exams perspective.


Q.1. How many districts are there in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) 69
(b) 70
(c) 75
(d) 72

(c) 75


Q.2. Bharat Kala Bhawan Museum is situated in…………..

(a) Agra
(b) Lucknow
(c) Allahabad
(d) Varanasi

(d) Varanasi


Q.3. With which of the following country’s collaboration will ‘Tehri Dam Project’ be completed in the State?

(a) Germany
(b) Britain
(c) Italy
(d) Soviet Russia

(d) Soviet Russia


Q.4. In which of the following districts is the ‘Mango’ cultivation not done in the State?

(a) Varanasi
(b) Lucknow
(c) Mirzapur
(d) Agra

(d) Agra


Q.5. In which district of Uttar Pradesh has solar energy plant been started?

(a) Agra
(b) Aligarh
(c) Mathura
(d) Etah

(b) Aligarh


Q.6. By which of the following names is the religious place Varanasi not known in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) Banaras
(b) Kashi
(c) Vishwanathpuri
(d) Suryanagar

(d) Suryanagar


Q.7. By which districts tribe is the ‘Shera Dance’ done in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) Gorakhpur
(b) Lalitpur
(c) Allahabad
(d) Varanasi

(b) Lalitpur


Q.8. Which of the following tribes is known as Banrote in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) Raji
(b) Buxa
(c) Tharu
(d) Jaunsari

(a) Raji


Q.9. In which of the following places is the oil refinery in the State situated?

(a) Mirzapur
(b) Mathura
(c) Varanasi
(d) Agra

(b) Mathura


Q.10. What is the length of metalled roads in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) 120 thousand km
(b) 100 thousand km
(c) 96,000 km
(d) 98 thousand km

(c) 96,000 km


Q.11. Which one of the following cities is known as a (City of Ghats and Temples) in UP (Uttar Pradesh)?

(a) Varanasi
(b) Meerut
(c) Mathura
(d) Allahabad

(a) Varanasi


Q.12. In which of the following places is wood carving done in the State?

(a) Agara
(b) Saharanpur
(c) Lucknow
(d) Bareilly

(b) Saharanpur


Q.13. Where is the National Sugar Research Institute situated?

(a) Kanpur
(b) Meerut
(c) Moradabad
(d) Varanasi

(a) Kanpur


Q.14. In which city of Uttar Pradesh Dhyan Chand was born in ?

(a) Meerut
(b) Kanpur
(c) Jhansi
(d) Allahabad

(d) Allahabad


Q.15. The literacy rate of the UP state according to the 2011 Census is …

(a) 74%
(b) 70%
(c) 92%
(d) 73%

(b) 70%


Q.16. Uttar Pradesh is _______ largest state in terms of area in India

(a) 4th
(b) 9th
(c) 10th
(d) 6th

(a) 4th


Q.17. Who is the Chief Minister of UP (2017) ?

(a) Yogi adityanath
(b) Mayawati
(c) Akhilesh Yadav
(d) Mulayam Singh Yadav

(a) Yogi adityanath


Q.18. How many Lok Sabha seats are in UP?

(a) 80
(b) 78
(c) 92
(d) 75

(a) 80


Q.19. How many Rajya Sabha members are in UP?

(a) 28
(b) 30
(c) 35
(d) 32

(b) 30


Q.20. Bharat Kala Bhawan Museum is situated in

(a) Agra
(b) Lucknow
(c) Allahabad
(d) Varanasi

(d) Varanasi


Q.21. Where is the Bharat-Kala-Bhawan situated in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) Agra
(b) Allahabad
(c) Varanasi
(d) Lucknow

(c) Varanasi


Q.22. Who was Uttar Pradesh’s chief minister in 1992?

(a) Ram Prakash Gupta
(b) Romesh Bhandari
(c) Rajnath Singh
(d) Kalyan Singh

(d) Kalyan Singh


Q.23. In which district of Uttar Pradesh has solar energy plant been started?

(a) Agra
(b) Aligarh
(c) Mathura
(d) Etah

(b) Aligarh


Q.24. In which of the following region is the Bhotia tribe found in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) Tarai
(b) Plain
(c) Hilly
(d) Plateau

(c) Hilly


Q.25. When was the Cinema corporation established in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) 1953
(b) 1958
(c) 1972
(d) 1975

(d) 1975


Q.26. How many members are there in the Vidhan Sabha ?

(a) 541
(b) 88
(c) 213
(d) 404

(d) 404


Q.27. By which districts tribe is the ‘Shera Dance’ done in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) Gorakhpur
(b) Lalitpur
(c) Allahabad
(d) Varanasi

(b) Lalitpur


Q.28. Where was the foundation of News Print Project laid in September 1989?

(a) Varanasi
(b) Moradabad
(c) Lucknow
(d) Allahabad

(b) Moradabad


Q.29. In which year the United Provinces renamed as Uttar Pradesh

(a) 1947
(b) 1950
(c) 1954
(d) 1960

(b) 1950


Q.30. Which one is the largest district in Uttar Pradesh by areawise

(a) Lakhimpur Kheri
(b) Sonbhadra
(c) Allahabad
(d) Shahjahanpur

(a) Lakhimpur Kheri


Q.31. Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Handicapped University which is only university exclusively for the disabled is located in which district

(a) Jhansi
(b) Etah
(c) Bijnor
(d) Chitrakoot

(d) Chitrakoot


Q.32. Who was the first chief Minister Uttar Pradesh

(a) Sucheta Kriplani
(b) Charan Singh
(c) Govind Ballabh Pant
(d) Chandra Bhanu Gupta

(c) Govind Ballabh Pant


Q.33. Who was the first Governor Uttar Pradesh after independence

(a) Sucheta Kriplani
(b) Sarojini Naidu
(c) Hormasji Peroshaw Mody
(d) Biswanath Das

(b) Sarojini Naidu


Q.34. In which year the Banaras Hindu University was established

(a) 1906
(b) 1911
(c) 1916
(d) 1920

(c) 1916


Q.35. In which year the Central Drug Research Institute was established

(a) 1951
(b) 1957
(c) 1963
(d) 1969

(a) 1951


Q.36. Which one is the state flower of Uttar Pradesh

(a) Orchids
(b) Palash
(c) Lotus
(d) Siroi Lily

(b) Palash


Q.37. In which districts, the Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary is located

(a) Bareilly district
(b) Badaun district
(c) Unnao district
(d) Barabanki district

(c) Unnao district


Q.38. Which one is the largest district of Uttar Pradesh by population

(a) Agra
(b) Allahabad
(c) Aligarh
(d) Bareilly

(a) Agra


Q.39. When the Allahabad High Court was established

(a) 1857
(b) 1869
(c) 1876
(d) 1897

(b) 1869


Q.40. Who was the first Indian Chief Justices of the Allahabad High Court

(a) Bidhu Bhushan Malik
(b) Iqbal Ahmad
(c) Kamala Kanta Verma
(d) Shah Muhammad Sulaiman

(d) Shah Muhammad Sulaiman


Q.41. Who was the Speaker of the first Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly in 1952

(a) Madan Mohan Verma
(b) Atmaram Govind Kher
(c) Jagdish Sharan Agrawal
(d) Purushottam Das Tandon

(b) Atmaram Govind Kher


Q.42. According to the 2011 census, how much is population of UP?

(a) 199,581,377
(b) 199,581,477
(c) 199,281,477
(d) 199,581,476

(b) 199,581,477


Q.43. Who is the Governor of UP (September 2015) ?

(a) Vishnu Kant Shashtri
(b) Anandiben Patel
(c) Suraj Bhan
(d) T.V. Rajeswar

(b) Anandiben Patel


Q.44. In which of the following districts is Narora Nuclear Energy Plant established?

(a) Mirzapur
(b) Bulandshahar
(c) Lucknow
(d) Mathura

(b) Bulandshahar


Q.45. Density of India State of Population Census 2011

(a) 689/sq km
(b) 789/sq km
(c) 889/sq km
(d) 679/sq km

(a) 689/sq km


Q.46. In which of the following places is the Civil Aviation Training Centre situated in the State ?

(a) Allahabad
(b) Lucknow
(c) Varanasi
(d) Amethi

(a) Allahabad


Q.47. Which of the following cities was the place of re-installation of Hindu religion by Shankracharya ?

(a) Badrinath
(b) Ayodhya
(c) Prayag
(d) Varanasi

(a) Badrinath


Q.48. To which of the following parties did the famous freedom fighter Chandra Shekhar Azad belong?

(a) Indian Socialist Republican Force
(b) Azad Hind Force
(c) Forward Block
(d) Indian National Congress

(a) Indian Socialist Republican Force


Q.49. Which is the two major rivers of the state?

(a) Betwa and Chambal
(b) Ganges & Yamuna
(c) Kanhar and Ken
(d) Sindh and Ken

(b) Ganges & Yamuna


Q.50. How was Uttar Pradesh formerly known?

(a) Utkala
(b) Kalinga
(c) Anga
(d) United Provinces

(d) United Provinces


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