Andaman & Nicobar GK Questions

1. Which of the following National Parks does not belong to Andaman & Nicobar Islands?

[A] Button Island National Park
[B] Mount Harriet National Park
[C] Moiling National Park
[D] Wandoor Marine National Park

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2. Which among the following Island of the Andaman & Nicobar islands contains the only known examples of mud volcanoes in India, called locally as “jalki”?

[A] Baratang Island
[B] Barren Island
[C] Car Nicobar
[D] Havelock Island

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3. The Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar islands comes under the jurisdiction of a __:

[A] Circuit bench of the Bombay High Court at Port Blair
[B] Circuit bench of the Madras High Court at Port Blair
[C] Circuit bench of the Kolkata High Court at Port Blair
[D] Circuit bench of the Supreme Court at Port Blair

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4.  What is the Length of Coast line of India including the cost line of Andaman and Nicobar Island?

[A] 5517 km
[B] 7517 km
[C] 6518 km
[D] 7218 km

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5. Andaman and Nicobar islands judiciary falls under the supervision of which of the following?

[A] A circuit bench of the Bombay High Court at Port Blair
[B] A circuit bench of the Madras High Court at Port Blair
[C] A circuit bench of the Kolkata High Court at Port Blair
[D] A circuit bench of the Kerala High Court at Port Blair

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6. Which among the following is commonly found in Gulf of Kutch, Gulf of Mannar, Andaman & Nicobar islands, & Lakshadweep?

[A] Marshy areas
[B] Coral Reefs
[C] Deep water Marine Ecosystems
[D] Mangrove vegetation

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7. What is the name of a channel that separates the Andaman Islands from the Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal?

[A] 9 Degree Channel
[B] 10 Degree Channel
[C] 11 Degree Channel
[D] 12 Degree Channel

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8. In which of the following cases, VD Savarkar was sentenced to transportation for life to the infamous Cellular Jail in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands (Kala Pani) in 1911?

[A] Alipore Bomb Case
[B] Nasik Conspiracy Case
[C] Delhi conspiracy case
[D] Lahore Conspiracy Case

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9. Which among the following country administers “Coco Islands” located in Andaman sea?

[A] India
[B] Myanmar
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] China

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10. Consider the following statements: 

  1. Coastal Regulation Zone 2011 regulates the Islands of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  2. Coastal Regulation Zone 2011 has been enacted by an act of parliament 
  3. Coastal Regulation Zone 2011 replaces the 1991 notification

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] Only 1 & 3
[B] All 1, 2 & 3
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] Only 3

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