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Q1. What was the name of the train that ran from Mumbai to Thane?

(A) Deccan Queen

(B) Fury Queen

(C) Black Beauty

(D) none of these

Option C -Black Beauty

Q2. Between which two countries does Maitri Express run?

(A) Pakistan and Bangladesh

(B) Bangladesh and Nepal

(C) India and Bangladesh

(D) India and Pakistan

Option A -Pakistan and Bangladesh

Q3. Which is the oldest railway station in the world?

(A) Liverpool

(B) Stockton

(C) Darlington

(D) Others

Option A -Liverpool

Q4. Which satellite of ISRO is a part of radar imaging satellite series?

(A) RE – SAT – 2B


(C) Inset – 3R

(D) Bhaskar – 3

Option A -RE – SAT – 2B

Q5. In which year Railway Employees Insurance Scheme was started?

(A) 1980

(B) 1988

(C) 1977

(D) 1978

Option C -1977

Q6. How many kilometer long is the Bogda Paripanjal, the country’s longest railway?

(A) 11.26 km

(B) 8.6 km

(C) 9.02 km

(D) 5.1 km

Option A -11.26 km

Q7. Where is Rail Coach Factory located?

(A) Patiala

(B) Parambur

(C) Chittaranjan

(D) Kapurthala

Option D- Kapurthala

Q8. Who was the first Railway Minister who resigned due to a train accident?

(A) Lal Bahadur Shastri

(B) John Mathai

(C) Asaf Ali

(D) none of these

Option A- Lal Bahadur Shastri

Q9. Which is the major source of income in railways?

(A) Passenger fare

(B) Reserve fare

(C) Freight

(D) Others

Option C- Freight

Q10. Between which two cities is the longest rail tunnel in India?

(A) Monkeyhill to Khandala

(B) Jammu to Kashmir

(C) Khandala to Pune

(D) none of these

Option A- Monkeyhill to Khandala

Q11. Who is called the father of railways?

(A) Rudolph Diesel

(B) Richard Travethick

(C) George Stephens

(D) Others

Option C- George Stephens

Q12. In which year Railway Protection Force (RPF) was formed?

(A) 1885

(B) 1880

(C) 1888

(D) 1882

Option D- 1882

Q13. Tennis player Naomi Osaka belongs to which of the following country?

(A) Japan

(B) China

(C) South Korea

(D) America

Option A – Japan

Q14. Where is the electric engine manufactured from the following?

(A) Locomotive Works Chittaranjan

(B) Locomotive Works Jamshedpur

(C) Locomotive Works Patiala

(D) Locomotive Works Varanasi

Option A – Locomotive Works Chittaranjan

Q15. Where was the first railway platform ticket issued?

(A) Delhi

(B) Lahore

(C) Kolkata

(D) Karachi

Option B – Lahore

Q16. Which is the shortest railway zone in the country?

(A) West Central Railway

(B) North Central Railway

(C) Northeast Frontier Railway

(D) East Central Railway

Option C – Northeast Frontier Railway

Q17. In which city is the headquarters of the Central Railway Zone located?

(A) Mumbai Churchgate

(B) Mumbai City

(C) Mumbai Shivaji Terminal

(D) Mumbai Andheri

Option B – Mumbai City

Q18. In which year did the first electric train run in India?

(A) 3 February 1929

(B) 3 February 1928

(C) 3 February 1925

(D) 3 February 1930

Option C – 3 February 1925

Q19. Which of the following organization gives the Kalinga Award?


(B) Ministry of Human Resource Development

(C) Department of Science and Technology

(D) C. S. IR

Option A – UNESCO

Q20. Bharat Ratna decoration was first given to whom?

(A) S. to Radhakrishnan

(B) Jawaharlal Nehru

(C) C. Rajagopalachari

(D) C. V. Raman

Option C – C. Rajagopalachari

Q21. Who killed Mahatma Gandhi?

(A) Nathuram Goudse

(B) Vallabh Patel

(C) Raj Dev

(D) Dilraj Singh

Option A – Nathuram Goudse

Q22. Which US President abolished slavery completely?

(A) Kennedy

(B) Garfield

(C) Johnson

(D) Abraham Lincoln

Option D – Abraham Lincoln

Q23. International Commonwealth Day is celebrated every year on __

(A) 22 May

(B) 23 May

(C) 24 May

(D) 25 May

Option C – 24 May

Q24. What was the name of the first person in India who was given an Aadhaar Identity number?

(A) Ajay Sudhakarrao Pande

(B) Sanjana Sonawane

(C) Atul Sudhakarrao Pande

(D) Ranjana Sonawane

Option D – Ranjana Sonawane

Q25. Between which two countries does Maitri Express run?

(A) Pakistan and Bangladesh

(B) Bangladesh and Nepal

(C) India and Bangladesh

(D) India and Pakistan

Option A – Pakistan and Bangladesh

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