West Bengal General Knowledge Questions and Answers
West Bengal GK Practice Test Questions
The following Multiple Choice Questions(MCQ) prepared on the topic West Bengal General Knowledge is for all competitive and entrance exams.
1.Which of the Following City is Second largest City in West Bengal ?
Asansol is located in the Burdwan district of West Bengal.The city is located between 2 riveres Damodar and Ajay.it is one of four divisions of Eastern Railway Zone.
2.Total Number of districts in West bengal ?
3.Which of the following bridge is called as Second hooghly bridge ?
d)none of these
It is named after educationist Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidya sagar.in year 1992 it is opened.the length of the bridge is 2700 ft.
4.Howmany seats West bengal Contributes to the Rajya sabha ?
No of Assembly seats :295 and No.of Lok sabha seats :42
5.Which of the following Corporate headquarters is located in Kolkata ?
d)All of these
6.The West Bengal Partition took place in which year ?
Bengal was reunited in 1911
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7.In which year Left front won the state assembly elections first time ?
8.Salt lake stadium is also known as ?
d)Yuva bharathi Krirangan
This is opened in 1984.the sta dium is second largest stadium in the world.it is a Multi purpose stadium.in 2011 Football match played between Argentina and Venezuela.
9.Which Vegetable is produced largely in West Bengal ?
West bengal is the second largest Potato producer after uttar padesh
10.In Which year Cooch behar merged with West Bengal ?
11.Which of the following River is Once known as “Sorrow of Bengal” ?
It flows across West bengal and Jharkhand states
12._____ is the State flower of West bengal ?
d)None of these
13.Who is first British Governor General of West bengal ?
14.Who among the following is first Chief minister of West bengal ?
a)Ajoy Kumar Mukherjee
b)Prafulla chandra sen
c)Prafulla Chandra Ghosh
d)Siddhartha sankar ray
15.Which nawab transferred Capital from Dacca(Now Dhaka ) to Murshidabad ?
d)Murshid Quli khan