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GK Questions: World Geography – Set 21

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  1. The Western wall is located in which country ?
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Jerusalem
    Explanation :
    The Western Wall, Wailing Wall or Kotel is an ancient limestone wall in the Old City of Jerusalem. It is a relatively small segment of a far longer ancient retaining wall, known also in its entirety as the “Western Wall”.

  2. Which of the Monument is located in France ?
    1.Great Wall
    2.Leaning Tower of Pisa
    3.Statue of Liberty
    4.Effel Tower
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.Effel Tower
    Explanation :
    The Eiffel Tower is a wrought iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower.

  3. The Opera House is located in ………………….
    4.New York
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Sydney
    Explanation :
    The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, Australia, identified as one of the 20th century’s most distinctive buildings.

  4. ………………… was located in Egypt
    4.Imperial Palace
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Pyramid
    Explanation :
    The Great Pyramid of Giza is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza pyramid complex bordering what is now El Giza, Egypt. It is the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the only one to remain largely intact

  5. The Great wall is located in …………….
    1.West China
    2.East China
    3.South China
    4.North China
    5.None of these
    Answer – 4.North China
    Explanation :
    The Great Wall of China is a series of fortifications made of stone, brick, tamped earth, wood, and other materials, generally built along an east-to-west line across the historical northern borders of China to protect the Chinese states and empires against the raids and invasions of the various nomadic groups of the Eurasian Steppe.

  6. Which of the following is located in Tokyo ?
    1.Palace of Versailles
    2.Imperial Palace
    3.Summer Palace
    4.Pena National Palace
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Imperial Palace
    Explanation :
    The Tokyo Imperial Palace is the primary residence of the Emperor of Japan. It is a large park-like area located in the Chiyoda ward of Tokyo and contains buildings including the main palace.

  7. The Leaning Tower of Pisa is located in which country ?
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Italy
    Explanation :
    The Leaning Tower of Pisa or simply the Tower of Pisa is the campanile, or freestanding bell tower, of the cathedral of the Italian city of Pisa, known worldwide for its unintended tilt

  8. The Parthenon is a former temple .It was located in …………………
    5.None of these
    Answer – 1.Greece
    Explanation :
    The Parthenon is a former temple on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated to the goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their patron. Construction began in 447 BC when the Athenian Empire was at the peak of its power

  9. The Kremlin is located in which city ?
    5.None of these
    Answer – 2.Moscow
    Explanation :
    The Moscow Kremlin usually referred to as the Kremlin, is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River to the south, Saint Basil’s Cathedral and Red Square to the east, and the Alexander Garden to the west.

  10. Which of the following was located in Agra ?
    1.Jantar Mantar
    2.India Gate
    3.Taj Mahal
    4.Iron Pillar
    5.None of these
    Answer – 3.Taj Mahal
    Explanation :
    The Taj Mahal is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan, to house the tomb of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal.