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Maharashtra General Knowledge Questions

1.

Which among the following constituencies in Maharashtra was represented by president Pratibha Patil?
[A]Akola
[B]Amravati
[C]Pune
[D]Nagpur

Amravati

2.

What is the ambit of Shravanbal Seva Rajya Nivruttivetan Yojana of Maharashtra?
[A]Free Food Grains
[B]Insurance
[C]Pension
[D]Medicines

Pension

3.

Historically, the Desh division of Maharashtra is coterminous with which among the following?
[A]Amravati
[B]Nagpur
[C]Pune
[D]Aurangabad

Pune

4.

Which among the following served as Monsoon Capital of Bombay presidency during the British Era?
[A]Nagpur
[B]Pune
[C]Khandala
[D]Solapur

Pune

5.

Which among the following is the nearest to the site of “Battle of Argaon” during the second Anglo Maratha War?
[A]Amravati
[B]Pune
[C]Akola
[D]Aurangabad

Akola

6.

Who among the following are the beneficiaries of MARKNET in Maharashtra?
[A]Farmers
[B]MSMEs
[C]Educators
[D]Village residents

Farmers

7.

Consider the following:
1. Jowar
2. Rice
3. Wheat
Which among the following represents the correct increasing order of area under cultivation in Maharashtra?
[A]123
[B]321
[C]231
[D]132

321

8.

At which among the following places, there is no bench of Bombay High court?
[A]Nasik
[B]Nagpur
[C]Panji
[D]Aurangabad

Nasik

9.

What is the number of Rajya Sabha seats from Maharashtra?
[A]17
[B]18
[C]19
[D]20

19

10.

Consider the following in context with Census data 2001 of Maharastra:
1. Rural Population
2. Urban Population
3. Literacy
4. Population Density When arranged in order of ranks with another states & Union Territories of India, Maharastra’s rank will be lowest in which among the above parameters?
[A]Rural Population
[B]Urban Population
[C]Literacy
[D]Population Density

D is the correct option.
Please note that Maharashtra Ranks first in terms of Urban population, 4th Rural Population, 6th in literacy and as far as density is concerned it ranks 17th with 315/sq. Kms amonall states and Uts

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