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- Britain of the East is nick name of which country ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Japan
Britain of the East – Japan
British people have often held the view that Japan is like “the Britain of the East”, due to certain cultural similarities such as the constitutional monarchy, being an island nation, driving on the left, sense of humour and a perceived emphasis on being polite whilst coming across to others as reserved.
- The City that Never Sleeps is Surname of …………………..
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Cairo
In a 2011 study of the world’s 24-hour cities, Cairo was ranked the “most 24-hour” of all. Just behind Egypt’s capital came Montevideo, Beirut, six Spanish cities – A global study conducted by Badoo.
- …………………………… is the nickname of Chad
2.City of palaces
4.Dead Heart of Africa
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Dead Heart of Africa
Chad is bounded to the north by Libya, to the east by Sudan, to the west by Niger, Nigeria and Cameroon, and to the south by the Central African Republic. The country’s capital is 1,060 kilometres (660 mi) from the nearest seaport, Douala, Cameroon.Because of this distance from the sea and the country’s largely desert climate, Chad is sometimes referred to as the “Dead Heart of Africa”
- Which city surname is Eye of Greece ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Athens
Athens is the capital and largest city of Greece. Athens dominates the Attica region and is one of the world’s oldest cities, with its recorded history spanning around 3,400 years.Athens nickname is Eye of Greece.
- Land of smiles is nickname of …………………..
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Thailand
Thailand is called the Land of Smiles because it classifies thirteen types of smiles, not because everyone is happy.
- Malta is also known as …………………………
1.Garden provice of south africa
2.George cross island
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.George cross island
The George Cross was awarded to the island of Malta by King George VI of the United Kingdom in a letter dated 15 April 1942 to the island’s Governor Lieutenant-General Sir William Dobbie, so as to “bear witness to the heroism and devotion of its people” during the great siege it underwent in the early parts of World War II
- Forbidden city is surname of which country ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Lhasa
Lhasa is the capital of Tibet. It is restricted to foreigners and Tibet permit and travel guide is needed for one who want to travel in the whole area.
- Africa in Miniature is nickname of ………………
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Cameroon
Tourist literature describes Cameroon as “Africa in miniature” because it exhibits all major climates and vegetation of the continent: coast, desert, mountains, rainforest, and savanna. Therefore the soil is rich in minerals
- …………………….. is surname of Oxford
1.City of dreaming spires
2.City of Sky Scrappers
3.City of factories
4.Concentration Camp of Africa
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.City of dreaming spires
Oxford is the county town of Oxfordshire and famous worldwide for its prestigious university, the oldest in the English-speaking world. In his poem ‘Thyrsis’ the Victorian poet Matthew Arnold called Oxford ‘the city of dreaming spires’ after the stunning architecture of these university buildings.
- Costliest coast is nickname of ……………………
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Coast Rica
Costa Rica is also known as Costliest coast.It is a rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific.