Welcome to Online General Knowledge section in Affairs cloud, which is important for all the competitive exams. We have created Some questions related to World Gk(World Geography – based on UNESCO world heritage sites) !!!
- An ancient Greek city Aphrodisias is in which country ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Turkey
Aphrodisias was a small ancient Greek city in the historic Caria cultural region of western Anatolia, Turkey.
- Asmara is the capital city of _____________
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Eritrea
Asmara is the capital city of Eritrea, a country in the Horn of Africa. It’s known for its Italian colonial buildings, like the Catholic Cathedral.
- Which of the following is located in China ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Gulang Island
The Gulangyu, Gulang Island or Kulangsu is a pedestrian-only island off the coast of Xiamen, Fujian Province in southerneastern China.
- M’banza-Kongo is the city belongs to which country ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Angola
M’banza-Kongo, is the capital of Angola’s northwestern Zaire Province. M’banza Kongo was founded some time before the arrival of the Portuguese in 1483 and was the capital of the Kilukeni dynasty ruling at that time.
- The Venetian Works of Defence is related with which country ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Italy
The Venetian Works of Defence between 15th and 17th centuries. Candidature to the UNESCO World Heritage List
- The Los Alerces National Park is placed in which of the following country ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.ArgentinaExplanation :
The Los Alerces National Park is a national park in Chubut Province, Argentina, some 30 miles from Esquel. It is a park of 2,630 square kilometres along the border with Chile, best known for the alerce trees from which the park takes its name
- The Khomani Cultural Landscape is in ____________
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.South Africa
The listing of the Khomani Cultural Landscape as a World Heritage List adds weight behind preservation efforts of an ancient South African community.
- Hebron is the city of which country ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Palestine
Hebron is a Palestinian city located in the southern West Bank, 30 km south of Jerusalem. Nestled in the Judaean Mountains, it lies 930 meters (3,050 ft) above sea level. It is the largest city in the West Bank, and the second largest in the Palestinian territories after Gaza.
- Sviyazhsk is the rural area of ________________
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Russia
Sviyazhsk is a rural locality in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia, located at the confluence of the Volga and Sviyaga Rivers
- Which landscape is located in Mongolia ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Daurian
Mongolian Daurian Landscape is part of the Tentative list of Mongolia to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.