Tamil Nadu State Quiz

Collection of questions and solved exam papers from different exams like Tamil Nadu PSC, Panchayat, Tamil Nadu SET, Tax, Revenue etc. Helps in preparation of state level exams.

Q1. Tamil Nadu is the ______ largest state by area wise in India
(A) 2nd
(B) 5th
(C) 8th
(D) 11th

Q2. In which year the Madras State was renamed as Tamil Nadu
(A) 1956
(B) 1961
(C) 1966
(D) 1969

Q3. Who was the first Chief Minister after it was renamed as Tamil Nadu
(A) M. Karunanidhi
(B) C. N. Annadurai
(C) M. G. Ramachandran
(D) Janaki Ramachandran

Q4. Which one is recognized as state fruit in Tamil Nadu
(A) Jackfruit
(B) Mango
(C) Banana
(D) Orange

Q5. Which one is the longest ruling dynasties in Tamilnadu
(A) Pandyan Dynasty
(B) Chola Dynasty
(C) Chera Dynasty
(D) Satavahana Dynasty

Q6. How many UNESCO World Heritage Sites are located in Tamilnadu
(A) 5
(B) 6
(C) 8
(D) 11

Q7. Total number of districts in Tamilnadu
(A) 28
(B) 32
(C) 34
(D) 38

Q8. Which one is the largest district by population in Tamilnadu
(A) Salem
(B) Vellore
(C) Tiruvannamalai
(D) Chennai

Q9. Which one is the largest district by area wise in Tamilnadu
(A) Viluppuram
(B) Tiruvannamalai
(C) Tirupur
(D) Pudukkottai

Q10. Meenakshi Amman Temple is located in the bank of the river
(A) Kaveri River
(B) Cheyyar River
(C) Bhavani River
(D) Vaigai River

Q11. On which day of the Pongal, the Jallikattu bull fight was played
(A) Bhogi
(B) Thai Pongal
(C) Maatu Pongal
(D) Kaanum Pongal

Q12. Which temple has the longest corridor in India
(A) Ramanathaswamy Temple
(B) Meenakshi Sundareswarar
(C) Brihadeeswarar Temple
(D) Kapaleeshwarar Temple

Q13. Which one is the first regular newspaper in Tamil language
(A) The Hindu
(B) Bharat Devi
(C) Swadesamitran
(D) Dina Thanthi

Q14. The Hindu newspaper was founded in the year
(A) 1872
(B) 1878
(C) 1884
(D) 1890

Q15. The first silent Tamil movie Keechaka Vadham was released in the year
(A) 1914
(B) 1915
(C) 1918
(D) 1921

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