June 23, 2024

Himachal G.K. Quiz: Day 14

Consider the following statements:
1. At Zanskar and the Great Himalaya crossing, the Sutlej receives the Spiti river from the north-west.
2. Just below Rampur Bushahr, Sutlej is joined by Baspa stream.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) None of the above
Match List 1 and List 2 and choose the correct answer.
LIST 1 (CASTES) LIST 2 (OCCUPATION)
A. Rehar 1) Music and dancing
B. Dhakis 2) Weaver
C. Thathera 3) Metal workers
D. Sepi 4) Bamboo
Code
  • (A) A-2 , B-1 , C-4 , D-3
  • (B) A-1 , B-2 , C-3 , D-4
  • (C) A-4 , B-1 , C-3 , D-2
  • (D) A-2 , B-4 , C-1 , D-3
Mandi town is situated on which of the following river banks?
  • (A) Left bank of Beas
  • (B) Right bank of Beas
  • (C) Left bank of Satluj
  • (D) Right bank of Satluj
Chamba town is situated on which of the following river banks?
  • (A) Left bank of Ravi
  • (B) Right bank of Ravi
  • (C) Left bank of Chenab
  • (D) Right bank of Chenab
Match List 1 and List 2 and choose the correct answer.
LIST 1 (LAKES) LIST 2 (PLACES)
A. Mahakali 1) Shimla
B. Karali 2) Chamba
C. Suketi 3) Kullu
D. Dashahr 4) Sirmaur
Code
  • (A) A-2 , B-1 , C-4 , D-3
  • (B) A-1 , B-2 , C-3 , D-4
  • (C) A-4 , B-1 , C-3 , D-2
  • (D) A-2 , B-4 , C-1 , D-3
Consider the following:
1. Kunt bhayog
2. Kalasar
3. Sukhsar
4. Sareul sar
Which of the above is/are found on the top of Rewalsar town?
  • (A) 1, 3 and 4 only
  • (B) 1, 2 and 3 only
  • (C) 2 and 4 only
  • (D) All of the above
Consider the following statements about Manikaran hot water spring:
1. Manikaran hot water spring is located on the right bank of Beas.
2. There is no sulphur or iron in the water, but is said to be radio active.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) None of the above
Which of the following areas does not fall under high hill soil zone?
  • (A) Upper parts of pachhad and Renuka
  • (B) Chachiot
  • (C) Karsog
  • (D) Lower parts of pachhad and Renuka
In which of the following areas stone implements are discovered?
  • (A) Banganga – beas valley
  • (B) Sirsa- satluj valley
  • (C) Markanda valley
  • (D) All of the above
Consider the following statements:
1. Khasa have warrior groups called khoond.
2. Thodo is a form of dance organized in open courtyards by Khasas.
3. Jethong and Kanishong is a form of division of ancestral property among Kiratas.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 1 and 3 only
  • (C) 2 and 3 only
  • (D) All of the above
Which of the following are known as tree gods and are endowed with mysterious super human?
  • (A) Nagas
  • (B) Kinners
  • (C) Pishachas
  • (D) Yakshas
Consider the following statements about types of marriages among Gaddis:
1. In Ghar Jawantri marriage boy has to work as a domestic servant in the house of his would-be father-in-law.
2. Batta-Satta is marriage by exchange.
3. In Daan Pun marriage no religious sanctions are followed.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 1 and 3 only
  • (C) 3 only
  • (D) All of the above
Which of the following are Gods, other than shiva, worshipped by Gaddis?
  • (A) Autar
  • (B) Kelang
  • (C) Gugga
  • (D) All of the above
Consider the following statements:
1. The Khampas have a traditional council known as Char-bhai which is headed by a Gova.
2. In traditional council of Khampas, only male members are allowed to dominate the proceedings.
3. Traditional council of Kinnauras consists of char, halmandi and tokniya besides a mukhiya.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect?
  • (A) 1 and 2 only
  • (B) 1 and 3 only
  • (C) 3 only
  • (D) All of the above
According to their lifestyle, the Gaddi tribe of Himachal Pradesh comes under which of the following category?
  • (A) Semi-nomedic
  • (B) Semi-agriculturists
  • (C) Semi-pastoral
  • (D) All of the above
Consider the following statements:
1. The people of Lahaul and Spiti are of mixed race.
2. Lahaulas are the product of amalgamation of Tibetans and Aryans.
3. In Lahaul, there is arranged marriage called Kumai Bhagston.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) 1 and 3 only
  • (D) All of the above
Match List 1 and List 2 and choose the correct answer
LIST 1 (DIVORCE SYSTEM) LIST 2 (TRIBES)
A. Kudpa chadche 1) Pangwals
B. Chorde 2) Swanglas
C. Tsud-thvagchi 3) Lahaulas
Code
  • (A) A-2 , B-3 , C-1
  • (B) A-1 , B-2 , C-3
  • (C) A-3 , B-1 , C-2
  • (D) A-2 , B-1 , C-3
Match List 1 and List 2 and choose the correct answer
LIST 1 (MARRIAGE SYSTEM) LIST 2 (TRIBES)
A. Doghri 1) Pangwals
B. Batta-Satta 2) Gaddis
C. Kua byah 3) Swangla
Code
  • (A) A-2 , B-3 , C-1
  • (B) A-1 , B-2 , C-3
  • (C) A-3 , B-1 , C-2
  • (D) A-2 , B-1 , C-3
Consider the following statements:
1. According to General Cunningham the Gaddis are associated with Kushan, Yachi or Tochri.
2. The Gujjar tribe is identified as descendants of Huns .
3. Hindu Gujjars have two groups namely Bhatariya and Bhanariya.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are incorrect?
  • (A) 1 and 2 only
  • (B) 1 and 3 only
  • (C) 3 only
  • (D) All of the above
The 'Jad' tribe professes which of the following religion?
  • (A) Buddhism
  • (B) Hinduism
  • (C) Islam
  • (D) Judaism

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