National Symbols -Old Year Questions

1. India’s National Animal is

(a) Deer
(b) Elephant
(c) Tiger
(d) Lion

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Ans. (c) Tiger


2. Which is the National Flower of India?

(a) Sunfl ower
(b) Lotus
(c) Rose
(d) Marigold

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3. The National Bird of India is-

(a) Cuckoo
(b) Swan
(c) Peacock
(d) Pigeon

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4. Which is the national bird of India?

(a) Peacock
(b) Duck
(c) Parrot
(d) Pigeon

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5. What does the wheel on the ‘Indian National Flag’ symbolize?

(a) Freedom
(b) Justice
(c) Equality
(d) Brotherhood

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6. The total number of spokes in the National Flag of India is –

(a) 20
(b) 24
(c) 26
(d) 30

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7. A complete or formal rendition of the national anthem takes-

(a) 50 seconds
(b) 45 seconds
(c) 52 seconds
(d) 55 seconds

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