HP GK Online Test MCQ - 6


HP GK Online Test Related to lakes in Himachal Pradesh. From the examination point of view, it is an important topic. So let start with some multiple choice questions.

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Qn1. The largest Artificial lake of Himachal Pradesh is ....................?
Dal Lake
Renuka Lake
Govind Sagar Lake
Pong Lake
True: Govind Sagar Lake
Govind Sagar Lake is Largest Artificial man-made lake of Himachal Pradesh. This lake lies in the Bilaspur District of Himachal Pradesh along the bank of Sutlej River. This lake formed due to Bhakra Dam that is the highest Gravity Dam in the world.   
Qn2. During which year Bhakra Dam is completed?
1960
1965
1963
1964
True: 1963
The construction of Bhakra Dam begins in the year of 1955 and was completed in 1963. The work is done under the supervision of the American Dam-Builder company Harvey Slocum.
Qn3. Who says Bhakra Dam is "New Temple of Resurgent India"?
Jawahar Lal Nehru
Rajender Prasad
Indira Gandhi
Lal Bahadur Shastri
True: Jawahar Lal Nehru
First Prime Minister Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru says "New Temple of Resurgent India" on the ceremony of Bhakra Dam when it was dedicated to the nation.     
Qn4. Ghadasaru Lake lies in which District?
Lahual Spiti
Mandi
Sirmaur
Chamba
True: Chamba
Ghadasaru Lake lies in the Churah tehsil of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh. It is about 3,470 m above sea level.The famous Kali Temple is located near it. 
Qn5. Which Lake is also known as Floating Island?
Kumarwah Lake
Khajjiar Lake
Manimahesh Lake
Rewalsar Lake
True: Rewalsar Lake
Rewalsar Lake also known as Floating Island located in Mandi district. It is divine place for Hindus, Sikhs and Buddhists.
Qn6. Which of the following lake is not dedicated to Lord Shiva?
Lama Dal Lake
Prashar Lake
Manimahesh Lake
Rewalsar Lake
True: Prashar Lake
Prashar Lake is situated in Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh. It is dedicated to sage Prashar.
Qn7. Which Lake also known as Maharana Pratap Sagar?
Govind Sagar Lake
Pong Lake
Chamera Lake
Kareri Lake
True: Pong Lake
Pong Lake also is known as Maharana Pratap Sagar which was created in 1975. It lies in Kangra district and formed due to Pong Dam at the Beas river.  
Qn8. Where is Manimahesh Lake situated?
Chamba
Una
Kullu
Kinnor
True: Chamba
Manimahesh Lake situated 35 km away from Bharmour, Chamba. According to an ancient legend Lord Shiva created Manimahesh after he married Mata Parvati


Qn9. Dal Lake is situated in which district of Himachal Pradesh?
Chamba
Mandi
Lahaul Spiti
Kangra
True: Kangra
Dal Lake also is known as Bhagsunag Lake situated in Dharamshala of  Kangra district. Radhaashtami fair is held here after 15 days of Janmashtami. A temple of Lord Drivehswar is located here
Qn10. Which of the following lakes is famous as Mini Switzerland?
Mahakali Lake
Dal Lake
Khajjiar Lake
Kareri Lake
True: Khajjiar Lake
Khajjiar Lake of Chamba district is famous as Mini Switzerland. On 1992 Mr. Willy T. Blazer Vice Counselor or Switzerland says Khajjiar on the world tourism map as Mini Switzerland.
Qn11.  Which of the following lakes is a Group of Seven Lakes?
Lama Dal Lake
Nako Lake
Khajjiar Lake
Parashar Lake
True: Lama Dal Lake
Lama Dal Lake is a famous Lake of Chamba district. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and famous place for Hindu Pilgrims. It is also known as Group of Seven Lakes
Qn12. Where is Nako Lake is located?
Lahaul Spiti
Kinnaur
Mandi
Kullu
True: Kinnaur
Nako Lake is famous lake of Kinnaur district situated in Pooh Sub-division. It is about 3662 meters above the sea level.
Qn13. Which of the following lake is visited by Hindus, Sikhs and Buddhists together?
Manimahesh
Parashar
Pandoh
Rewalsar Lake
True: Rewalsar Lake
Rewalsar is spiritual place for three major religions- Hinduism, Buddhism and Sikhism. The tenth guru of Sikhism Guru Gobind Singh visit here for one month.   
Qn14. Chandratal and Suraj Taal lakes is situated in which district?
Lahaul Spiti
Mandi
Kullu
Kinnaur
True: Lahaul Spiti
Chandratal and Suraj Tal lakes are two famous lakes of Lahaul Spiti district. Chandra Tal lake give magnificent view at night when temperature drops below zero degree.
Qn15. Renuka lake is situated in?
Mandi
Bilaspur
Sirmaur
Shimla
True: Sirmaur
Renuka Lake is situated in Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh. It is 672 m above the sea level. This lake dedicated to Goddess Renuka.
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