Andhra Pradesh GK Questions and Answers 2021 – Top 154+ AP GK Questions with Answers in English

Andhra Pradesh GK Questions and Answers 2021 – Top 154+ AP GK Questions with Answers in English

Andhra Pradesh is a state located in the South Eastern Coastal Region of India. Area-wise it is the seventh largest state in India. At the same time, it is the tenth most populous state in India having more than 49,386,799 inhabitants. It is the first state in India that is formed on the linguistic basis. As Andhra Pradesh is an important state in India different questions related to the state are often asked in exams. To help aspirants, we are providing Andhra Pradesh General Knowledge Questions and Answers 2021. These questions can help you in various examinations such as UPSC, State PSC, Railways, and other government job exams.

Andhra Pradesh GK quiz questions and Answers 2021.

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Question – 1: Who among the following served as first Governor of Andhra state which was formed on Oct 1st 1953?

T. Prakasam
CM Trivedi
Wanchoo
None of the above
Answer: B. CM Trivedi

Question – 2: Who among the following was the leader of United Democratic Front that was formed after 1952 General elections?

Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
NG Ranga
Praksam
None of the above
Answer: C. Praksam

Question – 3: Who among the following was the second Chief minister of Andhra Pradesh?

Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
Damodaram Sanjivayya
Kasu Bramhananda Reddy
PV Narasimha Rao
Answer: B. Damodaram Sanjivayya

Question – 4: In which year legislative council was abolished in Andhra Pradesh?

1982
1983
1985
1987
Answer: C. 1985

Question – 5: First Jnanpith awardee in Telugu was:

PV Narasimha Rao
Gidugu Rammurthy
T. Gopichand
Viswanath Satyanarayana
Answer: D. Viswanath Satyanarayana

Question – 6: Who among the following popularly known as Andhra Tagore?

Bejawada Gopala Reddy.
NTR
Sanjiva Reddy
PV Narasimha Rao
Answer: A. Bejawada Gopala Reddy

Question – 7: Which of the following term was used for the group of people following profession during rule of Satavahanas?

Srenis
Goshti
Nigama
None of the above
Answer: A. Srenis

Question – 8: Who among the following Satavahana rulers hated the assimilation of foreign tribes into Hindu fold and tried to stop Varnasankara?

Satakarni-I
Gautamiputra Satakarni
Pulomavi-I
Yajnasri Satakarni
Answer: B. Gautamiputra Satakarni

Question – 9: Who among the following received Navakhandafvada as an Agrahara from Rajaraja Narendra?

Pavuluri Mallana
Nannaya
Tikkana
None of the above
Answer: A. Pavuluri Mallana

Question – 10: Who among the following developed Kandukur on the model of Bezawada?

Ammaraja-I
Vijayaditya –II
Chalukya Bhima-I
Vijayaditya –III
Answer: D. Vijayaditya –III

Question – 11: “Tripura – Martya- Maheswara” was the title of:

Gunaga Vijayditya
Indhrabhattarka
Narendra Mrigaraja
Yudhamala
Answer: A. Gunaga Vijayditya

Question – 12: The commander in chief of the Vijayanagar armed forces was known as:

Senapathi
Amatya
Danda Nayaka
None of the above
Answer: C. Danda Nayaka

Question – 13: Who among the following was the author of Panduranga Mahatyam?

Ramaraja Bhusan
Tenali Ramalinga
PingaliSurana
Dhurajati
Answer: B. Tenali Ramalinga

Question – 14: What was the name of Poligar who revolted against Sri Krishna Deva Raya?

Gangaraya
Ramaraya
Devaraya
None of the above
Answer: A. Gangaraya

Question – 15: Kavisarva Bhouma  was the title of Srinatha. It was given by:

Deva raya-I
Deva raya-II
Krishna Devaraya
Ramaraya
Answer: B. Deva raya-II

Question – 16: Vijayawada is located on the banks of;

Krishna River
Godavari river
Cauvery river
Tunghabhadra river
Answer: A. Krishna River

Question – 17: Which of the following religion was patronized by the early Kakatiya kings?

Buddhism
Hinduism
Jainism
None of the above
Answer: C. Jainism
Question – 18: Who among the following travelers visited Motupalli during the period of Rudramadevi’s rule?
Nicolo-conti
Abdur Razzack
Marcopolo
Hieun-Tsang
Answer: C. Marcopolo

Question – 19: At which of the following places, INC decided to collect one crore ruppes as Tilak Swarj fund?

Guntur
Tirupathi
Vijayawda
Kakinada
Answer: C. Vijayawda

Question – 20: What is the name of Volunteer corps raised during No-Tax campaign at Pedanandipadu in Guntur district?

Ramadandu
Shanthisena
Ramasena
None of the above
Answer: B. Shanthisena

Question – 21: Who among the following translated Maxim Gorky’s Mother into Telugu?

T Gopichand
Sri Sri
K Linga Raju
None of the above
Answer: C. K Linga Raju

Question – 22: Sripada Subramanyam was associated with:

Andhra Patrika
Prabuddha Andhra
Krishna Patrika
Zamin Patrika
Answer: B. Prabuddha Andhra

Question – 23: In which of the following sessions of Andhra Mahasabha, a separate university for Telugu people was demanded?

First
Second
Third
Fourth
Answer: A. First

Question – 24: Parvataneni Virayya Chowdri was associated with:

Rampa rebellion
Forest Satyagraha at Palnadu
Chirala-Perala Satyagraha at Chirala
No-tax campaign at Pedanandipadu
Answer: D. No-tax campaign at Pedanandipadu

Question – 25: For how many days Swami Sitaram continued his fast unto death for separate Andhra province?

30 days
35 days
50 days
52 days
Answer: B. 35 days

Question – 26: In which year Srikakulam was constituted into a separate district?

1950
1951
1952
1953
Answer: B. 1951

Question – 27: On which of the following dates, Swami  Sitaram began his fast unto death for separate Andhra state?

15th August 1950
15th August 1951
20th September 1950
20th September 1951
Answer: B. 15th August 1951

Question – 28: When the issue of formation of Visalandhra was raised in Hyderabad legislative assembly, how many members supported Visalandhra?

174
146
103
100
Answer: C. 103

Question – 29: The Myakadoni inscription refers to the word “Gulmika” to mean

Village head
Slave
Commercial tax
Feudatory chief
Answer: D. Feudatory chief

Question – 30: The number of National Highways passing through Andhra Pradesh State is about?

12
15
19
21
Answer: D. 21

Question – 31: On the bank of which river is Amravati, the proposed capital of Andhra Pradesh

  1. Godavari
  2. Krishna
  3. Thungabhadra
  4. Penna

Answer: B. Krishna

Question – 32: Which of the below mentioned freedom fighters was the founder of Andhra Bank

  1. Gottipati Brahmayya
  2. Puchalapalli Sundarayya
  3. Tanguturi Prakasam
  4. Bhogaraju Pattabhi Sitaramayya

Answer: D. Bhogaraju Pattabhi Sitaramayya

Question – 33: Who is the Chief architect of Government Building Complex at Amaravati, the new capital of AP

  1. Norman Foster
  2. Hermann Lloyd
  3. Judy Foster
  4. Norman Mailer

Answer: A. Norman Foster

Question – 34: Coffee plants are grown in Andhra Pradesh in the following region?

  1. Horsley Valley
  2. Araku Valley
  3. Tala Kona
  4. Srisailam valley

Answer: B. Araku Valley

Question – 35: With which country’s technical help, Visakhapatnam steel plant was established?

  1. USSR
  2. USA
  3. UK
  4. West Germany

Answer: A. USSR

Question – 36: Telineelapuram and Telukunchi Bird Sanctuaries is in which district?

  1. Visakhapatnam
  2. Srikakulam
  3. Vizianagaram
  4. West Godavari

Answer: B. Srikakulam

Question – 37: As per the geographical divisions of India, the state of Andhra Pradesh falls under the following division?

  1. Northern Plain region
  2. Middle Indian Ridge
  3. Southern Slopes
  4. Eastern Ghats and Coastal region

Answer: D. Eastern Ghats and Coastal region

Question – 38: On which date President of India granted assent to the AP Reorganization Act, 2014?

  1. 1st March, 2014
  2. 1st April, 2014
  3. 15th April, 2014
  4. 1st October, 2014

Answer: 1st March, 2014

Question – 39: In which place Indian Institute of Oil Palm Research is established by ICAR?

  1. Razole
  2. Peda Vegi
  3. Maruteru
  4. Bapatla

Answer: B. Peda Vegi

Question – 40: Who is the first queen who ruled the entire Satavahana Kingdom?

  1. Bala Sri
  2. Naganika
  3. Adivi Siri
  4. Santri Siri

Answer: B. Naganika

Question – 41: Groundnut monocrop is practised in which district of Andhra Pradesh

  1. Nellore
  2. Kurnool
  3. Guntur
  4. Anantapur

Answer: D. Anantapur

Question – 42: In which year P. Anandacharyulu became the President of the Indian National Congress?

  1. 1887
  2. 1888
  3. 1890
  4. 1891

Answer: D. 1891

Question – 43: The author of “Mahaprasthanam” was

  1. Arudra
  2. Srirangam Sreenivasa Rao
  3. Gopichand
  4. Devulapalli Krishna Sastry

Answer: B. Srirangam Sreenivasa Rao

Question – 44: Vandemataram Struggle in Osmania University took place in the year

  1. 1932
  2. 1935
  3. 1936
  4. 1938

Answer: D. 1938

Question – 45: The journal “Satihita Bodhini” was started by

  1. Kandukuri Veeresalingam
  2. Raja of Pitapuram
  3. Challapalli Bapayya
  4. Gurajada Appa Rao

Answer: A. Kandukuri Veeresalingam

Question – 46: Osmania University was established in the year

  1. 1916
  2. 1917
  3. 1918
  4. 1919

Answer: C. 1918

Question – 47: Which city was built by Krishna Deva Raya?

  1. Warangal
  2. Nagalapuram
  3. Udayagiri
  4. Chandragiri

Answer: B. Nagalapuram

Question – 48: Who of the following collected the poems of Vemana?

  1. Thomas Munro
  2. Col. Mackenzie
  3. C.P. Brown
  4. Arthur Cotton

Answer: C. C.P. Brown

Question – 49: The author of Gaha Sattasai was

  1. Sarva Varma
  2. Gunadya
  3. Kuntala Satakarni
  4. Hala

Answer: D. Hala

Question – 50: Who of the following rulers built Rajahmundry

  1. Rajaraja Narendra
  2. Ammaraja
  3. Chalukya Bheema
  4. Gunaga Vijayaditya

Answer: A. Rajaraja Narendra

Question – 51: The battle of Padmanabham took place in which year

  1. 1791
  2. 1792
  3. 1794
  4. 1797

Answer: C. 1794

Question – 52: Sribagh Pact was signed in the year

  1. 1935
  2. 1937
  3. 1939
  4. 1941

Answer: B. 1937

Question – 53: Which of the following was the capital of Ikshvakus?

  1. Vijayapuri
  2. Amaravati
  3. Vengi
  4. Vemulavada

Answer: A. Vijayapuri

Question – 54: Tanguturi Prakasam is called Andhra Kesari for his bravery exhibited during the

  1. Vandemataram Movement
  2. Non-Cooperation Movement
  3. Boycott of Simon Commission
  4. Quit India Movement

Answer: C. Boycott of Simon Commission

Question – 55: Which of the following is the first novel in Telugu

  1. Malapalli
  2. Ramachandra Vijayam
  3. Rajasekhara Charitramu
  4. Hemalatha

Answer: C. Rajasekhara Charitramu

Question – 56: The first book that was printed in Telugu is

  1. The Bible
  2. Rajasekhara Charitramu
  3. Kalapurnodayam
  4. Sathya Harishchandra

Answer: B. Rajasekhara Charitramu

Question – 57: Who is known as the father of Telugu cinema?

(A) Raghupathi Venkaiah Naidu

(B) H. M. Reddy

(C) Bala Bharathi Samajam

(D) C. Pullaiah

Answer: (A) Raghupathi Venkaiah Naidu

Question – 58: Who has produced the movie Bhakta Prahlada?

(A) Nageswara Rao

(B) C. Pullaiah

(C) G Ramabrahmam

(D) H. M. Reddy

Answer: (D) H. M. Reddy

Question – 59: Which one is the first telugu newspaper?

(A) Satya Doota

(B) Andhra Patrika

(C) Desabhimini

(D) Bharati

Answer: (C) Desabhimini

Question – 60: Which one is the largest district by population in Andhra Pradesh?

(A) East Godavari

(B) Guntur

(C) Krishna

(D) Nellore

Answer: (A) East Godavari

Question – 61: The Nagarjuna Sagar Dam is built on the river

(A) Godavari

(B) Krishna

(C) Pennar

(D) Gundlakamma

Answer: (B) Krishna

Question – 62: Which city is also known as The Jewel of the East Coast?

(A) Visakhapatnam

(B) Vijayawada

(C) Tirupati

(D) Hyderabad

Answer: (A) Visakhapatnam

Question – 63: Which one will be the capital city of Andhra Pradesh after Hyderabad?

(A) Visakhapatnam

(B) Guntur

(C) Vijayawada

(D) Amaravati

Answer: (D) Amaravati

Question – 64: Which one is recognised as state animal of Andhra Pradesh?

(A) Tiger

(B) Nilgai

(C) Blackbuck

(D) Sambar Deer

Answer: (C) Blackbuck

Question – 65: Which one is the first full length Telugu movie?

(A) Kalidas

(B) Lavakusa

(C) Bhakta Prahlada

(D) Vandemataram

Answer: (C) Bhakta Prahlada

Question – 66: The Ramoji Film City was established in the year

(A) 1993

(B) 1996

(C) 1998

(D) 2001

Answer: (B) 1996

Question – 67: Which one is the first telugu newspaper?

(A) Satya Doota

(B) Andhra Patrika

(C) Desabhimini

(D) Bharati

Answer: (C) Desabhimini

Question – 68: Which one is the largest dam in Andhra Pradesh?

(A) Sriram Sagar Dam

(B) Srisailam Dam

(C) Nagarjuna Sagar Dam

(D) Somasila Dam

Answer: (C) Nagarjuna Sagar Dam

Question – 69: The Vijayawada city is located on the bank of which city

(A) Godavari River

(B) Gundlakamma River

(C) Pennar River

(D) Krishna River

Answer: (D) Krishna River

Question – 70: Who is the founder of Hyderabad State Congress?

(A) Qasim Razvi

(B) P.V. Narasimha Rao

(C) Swami Ramanand Tirtha

(D) Keshavarao Koratkar

Answer: (C) Swami Ramanand Tirtha

Question – 71: Which one is not a tributary of Krishna River?

(A) Venna

(B) Indravati

(C) Bhima

(D) Tungabhadra

Answer: (B) Indravati

Question – 72: In which year “Maa Telugu Talliki, Malleypu Danda” was adopted as the official state song of Andhra Pradesh?

(A) 1956

(B) 1958

(C) 1959

(D) 1965

Answer: (A) 1956

Question – 73: Who wrote “Maa Telugu Talliki, Malleypu Danda”, the official state song of Andhra Pradesh?

(A) Suryakumari

(B) Gurajada Apparao

(C) Rayaprolu Subba Rao

(D) Sankarambadi Sundaraachari

Answer: (D) Sankarambadi Sundaraachari

Question – 74: Which section of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2014 mentions about representation of Anglo -Indian Community ?

(A) Section 15

(B) Section 16

(C) Section 17

(D) Section 18

Answer: (D) Section 18

Question – 75: The forest in Andhra Pradesh are mainly which type of forests

(A) Tropical Thorny Forests

(B) Tropical Evergreen Forests

(C) Tropical Deciduous Forests

(D) Montane Forests

Answer: (C) Tropical Deciduous Forests

Question – 76: The “Pullari” movement of Palnadu was a

(A) Movement refusing to pay tax on grazing of cattle in forest lands

(B) Movement refusing to pay tax on cloth

(C) Tribal movement against levy of land revenue

(D) Movement against abolition of Palegar system

Answer: (A) Movement refusing to pay tax on grazing of cattle in forest lands

Question – 77: Who wrote about the thirty walled-towns of the Andhras?

(A) Megasthenes

(B) Ptolemy

(C) Arrian

(D) Strabo

Answer: (A) Megasthenes

Question – 78: Who was the ruler of Golkonda when Aurangzeb seized the fort of Golkonda in 1687?

(A) Shayasta Khan

(B) Ali Adil Shah II

(C) Sikandar Adil Shah

(D) Abul Hasan Qutb Shah

Answer: (D) Abul Hasan Qutb Shah

Question – 79: Which city was the capital of Andhra Pradesh before 1 November 1956?

  1. Kurnool
  2. Vishakhapatnam
  3. Anantapur
  4. Bezwada

Answer: A. Kurnool

Question – 80: From which state was Andhra Pradesh separated?

  1. Bombay
  2. Travancore-Cochin
  3. Madras
  4. Saurashtra

Answer: C. Madras

Question – 81: What is to the east of Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Arabian Sea
  2. Bay of Bengal
  3. Gulf of Cambay
  4. Palk Strait

Answer: B. Bay of Bengal

Question – 82: Who replaced Ram Lal as governor of Andhra Pradesh in 1984?

  1. Shankar Dayal Sharma
  2. Balram Jakhar
  3. JFR Jacob
  4. P. C. Alexander

Answer: A. Shankar Dayal Sharma

Question – 83: Secunderabad is located in which direction of Hyderabad?

  1. South
  2. East
  3. West
  4. North

Answer: D. North

Question – 84: The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC), established in which year?

  1. 2005
  2. 2006
  3. 2007
  4. 2008

Answer: C. 2007

Question – 85: Who had to quit as governor of Andhra Pradesh after a video tape featuring him appeared?

  1. Abhishek Singhvi
  2. Sanjay Joshi
  3. Bangaru Laxman
  4. Narain Dutt Tiwari

Answer: D. Narain Dutt Tiwari

Question – 86: Who was the first prime minister from Andhra Pradesh?

  1. N. Sanjeeva Reddy
  2. P. V. Narasimha Rao
  3. G. M. C. Balayogi
  4. V. V. Giri

Answer: B. P. V. Narasimha Rao

Question – 87: Which is the official language of Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Sadri
  2. Telugu
  3. Munda
  4. Oraon

Answer: B. Telugu

Question – 88: A regatta is a series of–

  1. Car race
  2. Cycle race
  3. Boat race
  4. Horse race

Answer: C. Boat race

Question – 89: How long will Hyderabad act as a joint capital of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh?

  1. 5 Years
  2. 7 years
  3. 10 years
  4. 15 years

Answer: C. 10 years

Question – 90: Where is Amareswara temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located?

  1. Hyderabad
  2. Vijayawada
  3. Amaravathi
  4. Anantapur

Answer: C. Amaravathi

Question – 91: When The King Edward Memorial Hospital, now known as Gandhi Hospital was established?

  1. 1851
  2. 1861
  3. 1871
  4. 1881

Answer: A. 1851

Question – 92: Where is Amareswara temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located?

  1. Hyderabad
  2. Vijayawada
  3. Amaravathi
  4. Anantapur

Answer: C. Amaravathi

Question – 93: The Saidani Maa Ki Dargah was constructed in which year?

  1. 1881
  2. 1882
  3. 1883
  4. 1884

Answer: C. 1883

Question – 94: Which state accomplished India’s first river­linking project, linking rivers Godavari and Krishna?

  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Telangana
  3. Tamil Nadu
  4. None of these

Answer: A. Andhra Pradesh

Question – 95: Ethipothala Water Falls situated on which river?

  1. River Krishna
  2. Chandravanka
  3. Penner River
  4. Godavari

Answer: B. Chandravanka

Question – 96: ISRO Satish Dhawan Space Centre is located in which district of Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Guntur
  2. Chittoor
  3. Anantapur
  4. Nellore

Answer: D. Nellore

Question – 97: Which of the following is the classical dance form of Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Bhamakalapam
  2. Kathak
  3. Veeranatyam
  4. Kuchipudi

Answer: D. Kuchipudi

Question – 98: Where is Cumbum Lake located in Andhra Pradesh State?

  1. Chittoor
  2. Guntur
  3. Prakasam district
  4. Vizianagaram

Answer: C. Prakasam district

Question – 99: Which is the State bird of Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Monal
  2. Indian Roller
  3. Duck
  4. Peacock

Answer: B. Indian Roller

Question – 100: The earliest capital of Eastern Chalukyas were Pisthapura and Vengipura, later it was shifted to:

  1. Guntur
  2. Rajhamundry
  3. Kalinganagara
  4. Vijayapuri

Answer: B. Rajhamundry

Question – 101: Which one is the largest city by area-wise in Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Hyderabad
  2. Vijayawada
  3. Vishakhapatnam
  4. Guntur

Answer:  C. Vishakhapatnam

Question – 102: When NT Rama Rao become the first chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh?

  1. 1978
  2. 1983
  3. 1985
  4. 1992

Answer: B. 1983

Question – 103: In which year the Telangana state is separated from Andhra Pradesh?

  1. 2011
  2. 2012
  3. 2013
  4. 2014

Answer: D 2014

Question – 104: The Srisailam Dam is build on which river?

  1. Godavari
  2. Krishna
  3. Tungabhadra
  4. Swarnamukhi

Answer: B. Krishna

Question – 105: In which year the Andhra University was established?

  1. 1920
  2. 1926
  3. 1930
  4. 1937

Answer: B. 1926

Question – 106: When Seshachalam Hills declared as biosphere reserves of India?

  1. 2006
  2. 2008
  3. 2010
  4. 2012

Answer: C. 2010

Question – 107: Which one is the only constituency from where NT Rama Rao defeated in assembly election?

  1. Kalwakurthy
  2. Hindupur
  3. Tekkali
  4. Nalgonda

Answer: A. Kalwakurthy

Question – 108: Who is not in the group known as Kavitraya (three great poets) of Telugu literature?

  1. Nannaya
  2. Tikanna
  3. Yerrapragada
  4. Pothana

Answer: D. Pothana

Question – 109: In which district, the Tirumala Venkateswara Temple is located?

  1. Chittoor
  2. Krishna
  3. Kurnool
  4. Vizianagaram

Answer: A. Chittoor

Question – 110: Who is the first sportsperson to received Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award from Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Pullela Gopichand
  2. Karnam Malleswari
  3. Saina Nehwal
  4. Sania Mirza

Answer: B. Karnam Malleswari

Question – 111: How many districts are there in Andhra Pradesh?

  1. 10
  2. 12
  3. 13
  4. 17

Answer: C. 13 Districts

Question – 112: What is the name of the annual festival held at Lake Pulicat and Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary?

  1. Pelican festival
  2. Wood Pecker festival
  3. Heron festival
  4. Flamingo festival

Answer: D. Flamingo Festival

Question – 113: Which one is the largest district by area wise in Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Kurnool
  2. Anantapur
  3. Kadapa
  4. Nellore

Answer: B. Anantapur

Question – 114: Which is the first digital village in Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Dubagunta
  2. Mori
  3. Sarpavaram
  4. P R Kandriga

Answer: B. Mori

Question – 115: The origin of rivers Tunga and Bhadra is at?

  1. Bramagiri
  2. Mahabaleshwar
  3. Nandi Durga
  4. Varaha Parvata

Answer: D. Varaha Parvata

Question – 116: Which of the following forests of Andhra Pradesh finds place in the biosphere reserves of India?

  1. Simhachalam Hills
  2. Seshachalam Hills
  3. Araku Valley
  4. Srisailam Hills

Answer: B. Seshachalam Hills

Question – 117: What is the forest cover in Andhra Pradesh in 2015 as percentage of total geographical area?

  1. 15.32 %
  2. 17.72 %
  3. 18.62 %
  4. 18.77 %

Answer: B. 17.72%

Question – 118:  Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary is also a?

  1. Elephant Reserve
  2. Bison Reserve
  3. Tiger Reserve
  4. Deer Reserve

Answer: A. Elephant Reserve

Question – 119: Which one of the following represents the ancient side to Vijayapuri, capital of the Ikshvaku dynasty?

  1. Mamallapuram
  2. Madurai
  3. Sringeri
  4. Nagarjunkonda

Answer: D. Nagarjunkonda

Question – 120: The Araku Valley Hill station is located in which district?

  1. Visakhapatnam
  2. Vizianagaram
  3. Chittoor
  4. Nellore

Answer: A. Visakhapatnam

Question – 121: The Jain philosopher who composed “Samayasara” was?

  1. Kundakundacharya
  2. Kalakasuri
  3. Bhadrabahu
  4. Bavari

Answer: A. Kundakundacharya

Question – 122: The king who bore the title “Kavivatsala” was?

  1. Gautamiputra Satakarni
  2. Hala Satavahana
  3. Madhava Varma III
  4. Rajaraja Narendra

Answer: B. Hala Satavahana

Question – 123: Who of the following is considered as the founder of the Satavahana rule?

  1. Satakarni I
  2. Simukha
  3. Kuntala Satakarni
  4. Gautamiputra Satakarni

Answer: B. Simukha

Question – 124: The military achievements of Gautamiputra Satakarni are mentioned in the inscription noticed at?

  1. Pitalkhora
  2. Nasik
  3. Naneghat
  4. Junnar

Answer: B. Nasik

Question – 125: Which city is also known as “Cultural Capital of Andhra Pradesh”?

  1. Vijayawada
  2. Rajahmundry
  3. Tirupati
  4. Kadapa

Answer: B. Rajahmundry

Question – 126: Nizam College was established in Hyderabad in which year?

  1. 1879
  2. 1882
  3. 1885
  4. 1887

Answer: D. 1887

Question – 127: “Zilla-bandi” system was introduced in Hyderabad State in the year?

  1. 1856
  2. 1859
  3. 1861
  4. 1865

Answer: D. 1865

Question – 128: The Nasik inscription of Gautami Balasri was issued during the reign of

  1. Gautamiputra Satakarni
  2. Sundara Satakarni
  3. Vasishtiputra Pulomavi
  4. Silvasri Satakarni

Answer: C. Vasishtiputra Pulomavi

Question – 129: Who among the following Popularly known as Ramadasu?

  1. Goppanna
  2. Abul Hasan
  3. Madana
  4. Akkana

Answer: A. Goppanna

Question – 130: Annamacharyulu was contemporary to:

  1. Saluva Narasimha
  2. Tulva Narasiha
  3. Krishna Devaraya
  4. Bukka-I

Answer: A. Saluva Narasimha

Question – 131: Who among the following wrote Vijayanti Vilasam?

  1. Saranga Tammaya
  2. Rudrakavi
  3. Nannechoda
  4. Vamanabhatta

Answer: A. Saranga Tammaya

Question – 132: Who among the following British officials was known as Mandava Rishi?

  1. Sir Arthur Cotton
  2. CP Brown
  3. Gen Campbell
  4. Thomas Munro

Answer: D. Thomas Munro

Question – 133: In which Year East India Company acquired Northern Circars?

  1. 1760
  2. 1762
  3. 1766
  4. 1775

Answer: C. 1766

Question – 134: Who among the following wrote first Novel in Telugu?

  1. Veeresalingam
  2. Venkataratnam Pantulu
  3. Gurazada Apparao
  4. Srisri

Answer: A. Veeresalingam

Question – 135: Which among the following revolts Chandrayya was associated?

  1. Rampa rebellion
  2. Palakimedi revolt
  3. Chintapalli revolt
  4. None of the above

Answer: A. Rampa rebellion

Question – 136: SatihithaBodhini” magazine for women was started by?

  1. Veeresalingam
  2. Venkata Rangacharyulu
  3. Parthasarathi Naidu
  4. P. Anandacharyulu

Answer: A. Veeresalingam

Question – 137: Bezwada inscription is related to:

  1. Rajaraja Narendra
  2. Yudhamalla
  3. Kulotunga-I
  4. Chalukya Bhima

Answer: B. Yudhamalla

Question – 138: Which of the following is the ancient chaitya in Andhra Pradesh?

  1. Motupalli
  2. Guntupalli
  3. Nellore
  4. Nagarjunakonda

Answer: B. Guntupalli

Question – 139: Who among the following associated with the word  “Parentallu”?

  1. Women
  2. Old aged persons
  3. Military chief
  4. None of the above

Answer: A. Women

Question – 140: Which of the following is not related with Acharya Nagarjuna?

  1. Sahrullekha
  2. Sunya Vadam
  3. Ratnavalli
  4. Chamundica Vilasam

Answer: D. Chamundica Vilasam

Question – 141: Which of the following is the correct term for NayankaraPatlu during Reddi kingdom rule?

  1. villages of Brahmins
  2. crown villages
  3. taxable villages
  4. None of the above

Answer: C. taxable villages

Question – 142: Challava was the courtesan of:

  1. Jayasimha Vallabha
  2. Panduranga
  3. Rajaraja Narendra
  4. Chalukya Bhima

Answer: D. Chalukya Bhima

Question – 143: Who among the following constructed a big irrigation tank at Panagallu and named it as Rudrasamudram?

  1. Rudradeva
  2. Rudrama Devi
  3. Ganapathi Deva
  4. Prola

Answer: A. Rudradeva

Question – 144: Which of the following two places in Andhra were selected for the visit of Simon commission?

  1. Guntur & Vijayawada
  2. Tirupathi & Kurnool
  3. Guntur & Ongole
  4. Vijayawada & Vishakapatnam

Answer: C. Guntur & Ongole

Question – 145: After which of the following incidents, Tanguturi Prakasam was known as Andhra Kesari (Lion of Andhra)

  1. Non Cooperation movement
  2. Simon commission
  3. Civil Disobedience movement
  4. Quit India movement

Answer: B. Simon commission

Question – 146: Who among the following was known as Andhra Ratna?

  1. Konda Venkatappaiah
  2. Kasinathuni Nageswar Rao
  3. Tanguturi Prakasam
  4. Duggirala Gopala Krishnayya

Answer: D. Duggirala Gopala Krishnayya

Question – 147: The Author of Maha Prasthanam:

  1. T Gopichand
  2. Srirangam Srinivasa Rao
  3. Konda Venkatappaiah
  4. None of the above

Answer: B. Srirangam Srinivasa Rao

Question – 148: During home rule movement Annie Besant established National college at:

  1. Vishakapatnam
  2. Guntur
  3. Tirupathi
  4. Madanapalle

Answer: D. Madanapalle

Question – 149: In which of the following sessions of Andhra Mahasabha demanded that Mother tongue to be made as the medium of instruction in secondary schools?

  1. First
  2. Second
  3. Third
  4. Fourth

Answer: C. Third

Question – 150: Kannuganti Hanumanthu was associated with:

  1. Forest Satyagraha of Palnadu
  2. Chirala-Perala Satyagraha
  3. No-tax campaign at Pedanandipadu
  4. None of the above

Answer: A. Forest Satyagraha of Palnadu

Question – 151: In which year Satyam, the leader of Srikakulam armed struggle was killed in a Police encounter?

  1. 1968
  2. 1969
  3. 1970
  4. 1971

Answer: C. 1970

Question – 152: Pandurangapuram was built on the banks of Pulicat Lake in the name of Panduranga.

 

He was the general of:

  1. Chalukya Bhima
  2. Gunaga Vijayaditya
  3. Yuddamalla
  4. None of the above

Answer: B. Gunaga Vijayaditya

Question – 153: In which of the following years Battle of Talikota or Rakshasi-Tangadi took place?

  1. 1560
  2. 1562
  3. 1565
  4. 1568

Answer: C. 1565

Question – 154: Fifth session of Andhra Mahasabha was held at:

  1. Kakinda
  2. Vishakapatnam
  3. Vijayawada
  4. Nellore

Answer: D. Nellore