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Post Date : 30 November 2021





1. When did Bhubaneswar become the capital city of Odisha :

A. 1936

B. 1940

C. 1947

D. 1948

2. Which of the following is the only UNESCO World Heritage site in Odisha : 

A. Sun Temple Konark

B. Chilika Lake

C. Hirakud Dam

D. Jagannath Temple Puri

3. What is the Deomali about Odisha ?

A. A Famous Folk Dance

B. Highest Mountain Peak

C. A Famous Folk Music

D. Tribal Group in Western Odisha

4. Ma Mangala Temple of Kakatpur in Puri District was built by :

A. Baraha Keshari

B. Nrup Keshari

C. Markata Keshari

D. Ananga Bhima Deva

5. Who among the following is responsible for the effective implementation of Sarba Siksha Abhiyan in Odisha ?




D. DHE, Odisha


6. Who among the following is popularly known as the Grand Old Man of Odisha :

A. Gopabandhu Das

B. Fakir Mohan Das

C. Madhusudan Das

D. Gauisankar Ray

7. Odisha State Maritime Museum is located at – 

A. Bhubaneswar

B. Gopalpur

C. Sambalpur

D. Cuttack

8. First Odia to win Kendriya Sahitya Academy Award : 

A. Surendra Mohanty

B. Gopinath Mohanty

C. Sadashiva Mishra

D. Kanhu Charan Mohanty

9. In which year Kalapahad Invented Odisha ?

A. 1645

B. 1647

C. 1567

D. 1576

10. Who is the first Odia international Cricket player ?

A. Debasish Mohanty

B. Shiv Sundar Das

C. Rajib Biswal

D. Sanjaya Raul


11. Bande Utkal Janani the State song of Odisha is composed by :

A. Madhusudan Rao

B. Laxmikanta Mohapatra

C. Mayadhar Mansingh

D. Radhanath Ray

12. Sadharana Pathe is an autobiography written by : 

A. Fakir Mohan Senapati

B. Dr. Harekrushna Mahatab

C. Kunja Bihari Das

D. Rabi Singh

13. Who was the leader of the popular Khurda Rebellion ?

A. Jayee Rajguru

B. Madho Singh

C. Buxi Jagabandhu

D. Laxman Nayak

14. Which book is still followed for the preparation of Panjika in Odisha ?

A. Madala Panji

B. Sidhanta Darpana

C. Gupta Chintamani

D. None of These

15. Who is known as the Mother Teresa of Odisha ?

A. Malati Choudhary

B. Kuntala Kumari Acharya

C. Sarala Devi

D. Ramadevi


16. Who is popularly known as Utkal Keshari in Odisha ?

A. Harekrushna Mahatab

B. Gaurishankar Ray

C. Padma Charana Patnaik

D. Biju Patnaik

17. Sukinda Valley in Odisha is famous for :

A. Iron

B. Nickel

C. Chromite

D. Copper

18. Who has written the prayer Ahe Dayama Biswabihari ?

A. Abinash Mohapatra

B. Ramakrushna Nanda

C. Ramachandra Mishra

D. Satyajit Barala

19. The original name of saint Chaitanya was :

A. Biswarup

B. Gangadhar

C. Rupeswar

D. Bishwambar

20. What percentage of Odisha state land is covered by Forest : 

A. 33.3%

B. 27.4%

C. 31.38%

D. 32.4%


21. The great poet Jayadeva flourished during which dynasty in Odisha : 

A. Gajapati

B. Ganga

C. Bhoi

D. Karani

22. What is the name of the first film of Odisha ?

A. Sita Bibaha

B. Alamara

C. Nua Bou

D. Lalita

23. Biju Patnaik Hockey Stadium at situated in which of the following places of Odisha ?

A. Rourkela

B. Balasore

C. Bhubaneswar

D. Cuttack

24. Panchayat Raj systems was introduced in Odisha in the year : 

A. 1949

B. 1951

C. 1955

D. 1961

25. Which of the following caves of Odisha is Limestone cave ?

A. Ratnagiri Cave

B. Borra Cave

C. Gupteswar Cave

D. None of These


26. The climate of Odisha is the type of : 

A. Tropical

B. Sub Tropical

C. Coastal

D. None of These

27. Which of the following ancient port was situated near Balasore ?

A. Kannagara

B. Kosamba

C. Katikardama

D. Nanigaina

28. Sambalpur was annexed by the British Government by the policy of : 

A. Subsidiary Alliance

B. Permanent Settlement

C. Divided and Rule

D. Doctrine of Lapse

29. Odisha becomes a part of the British Empire during the region of : 

A. Warren Hastings

B. Lord Cornwallis

C. Lord William Bentinck

D. Lord Wellesley

30. What was the full name of Jayee Rajguru ?

A. Jayadeva Rajguru

B. Jaya Krishna Rajguru

C. Jaya Ananda Rajguru

D. Jaya Madhav Rajguru


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