Andhra Pradesh GK & Current Affairs for APPSC Examinations

Andhra Pradesh

1.

The first victim of the British policy of Subsidiary Alliance was___?
(A) Avadh
[B] Mewar
[C] Mysore
[D] Hyderabad

Hyderabad

Explanation

A subsidiary alliance is an alliance between a dominant nation and a nation that it dominates.The 1st victim of the policy of subsidiary alliance of Lord Wellesley was the Nizam of Hyderabad. Read Here
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2.

Which of the following district is called as the “Rice Bowl of Andhra Pradesh” ?
[A]Guntur
[B]Nellore
[C]East Godavari
[D]West Godavari

East Godavari

Explanation

Andhra Pradesh is historically called the “Rice Bowl of India”, although the same term is also used for Chhattisgarh. In Andhra Pradesh itself, East Godavari district is known as the rice bowl of Andhra Pradesh
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3.

The Number of Indian sites in the list of World Heritage Sites is__:
[A]27
[B]28
[C]29
[D]30

29

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4.

India’s top state in fish farming is__:
[A]Punjab
[B]Haryana
[C]Gujarat
[D]Andhra Pradesh

Punjab

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5.

Which government has launched “Bhagidari”, a scheme for Citizen’s Partnership in Governance?
[A]Kerala
[B]New Delhi
[C]Maharashtra
[D]Andhra Pradesh

New Delhi

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6.

India is a member of which of the following multilateral export control regimes?
[A]Missile Technology Control Regime
[B]Australia Group
[C]Wassenaar Group
[D]None of them

None of them

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7.

U R Ananthamurthy is a eminent writer in _ :
[A]Telugu
[B]Kannada
[C]Tamil
[D]Malayalam

Kannada

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8.

Koyali refinery is located in which among the following states?
[A]Gujarat
[B]Andhra Pradesh
[C]Assam
[D]Tamil Nadu

Gujarat

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9.

Which among the following states has the largest area under very dense forests in India as per State of Forests Report 2011?
[A]Arunachal Pradesh
[B]Madhya Pradesh
[C]Maharashtra
[D]Odisha

Arunachal Pradesh

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10.

At which among the following places in Andhra Pradesh, the Bhimbetka-type prehistoric settlement were found in 2012?
[A]Srikakulam
[B] Hindupur
[C] Nellore
[D] Adoni

Srikakulam

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