Maharashtra GK Quiz Questions and Answers: Download PDF

Provided below is the set of Maharashtra GK Quiz questions and answers 2023. We have included 100+ gk questions and we’ll keep adding new questions by following the ongoing exam pattern of government examinations held in the state and the country.

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Question: Which day is celebrated as the Maharashtra Day?

Ans. 1st May

Question: Which is the largest city of Maharashtra as per population?

Ans. Mumbai

Question: The Maharashtra State was formed by the Bombay Reorganisation Act in the year

Ans. 1960

Question: Which Bay passes under the Bandra–Worli Sea Link Bridge?

Ans. Mahim Bay

Question: Approximately how many forts are there in Maharashtra?

Ans. 350

Question: What is the approximate coastline length of Maharashtra along the Arabian Sea?

Ans. 720 Km

Question: Which fort is the birthplace of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj?

Ans. Shivneri

Question: What is the other name of Jawaharlal Nehru Port?

Ans. Nhava Sheva Port

Question: In which year the Bombay High Court was established?

Ans. 1862

Question: Which city is known as the “Wine Capital of India”?

Ans. Nashik

Question: What is the nickname of Pune?

Ans. Oxford Of The East

Question: Which plateau is located in Maharashtra?

Ans. Deccan Plateau

Question: In which year, Bombay city has been officially renamed as Mumbai?

Ans. 1995

Question: What is the State Tree of Maharashtra?

Ans. Mango

Question: Who is known as the Political Guru of Mahatma Gandhi?

Ans. Gopal Krishna Gokhale

Question: What is the State Mammal of Maharashtra?

Ans. Indian giant squirrel

Question: First Family Planning movement started in Maharashtra by?

Ans. R.D Karve

Question: What is the official language of Maharashtra?

Ans. Marathi

Question: Who wrote at length about economic exploitation in his work “Poverty and unBritish Rule in India”?

Ans. Dadabhai Naoroji

Question: How many seats does Maharashtra have in the Lok Sabha?

Ans. 48 Seats

Question: In which year, Elephanta Caves designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

Ans. 1987

Question: What kind of Legislature is practiced in Maharashtra?

Ans. Bicameralism

Question: “Depressed classes mission of india” was founded by?

Ans. Vitthal Ramaji Shinde

Question: Which is the newest Tiger Reserve in Maharashtra?

Ans. Bor Tiger Reserve

Question: Which one is the highest point in Maharashtra?

Ans. Kalsubai

Question: How many states are included in the Satpura Range?

Ans. Four States

Question: Who started enacting the mythological plays in Maharashtra?

Ans. Vishnudas Bhave

Question: Which state in India has the highest number of ports?

Ans. Maharashtra

Question: Who founded “Bahishkrit Hitakarini Sabha”?

Ans. Karmveer Bhaurao Patil

Question: What is the State Bird of Maharashtra?

Ans. Yellow-Footed Green Pigeon

Question: The institution of Lokayukta was created first in Maharashtra in the year?

Ans. 1971

Question: Which city is known as the “Financial Capital Of India”?

Ans. Mumbai

Question: Who was the first to win Sahitya Akademi Award for Marathi?

Ans. Laxmanshastri Joshi

Question: How many seats does Maharashtra have in the Rajya Sabha?

Ans. 19 Seats

Question: Which film was honoured with the first president’s Silver Medal for Best Feature Film in Marathi?

Ans. Mahatma Phule

Question: What is the Demonym for the people of Maharashtra?

Ans. Maharashtrian

Question: The first Marathi talkie film “Ayodhyecha Raja” was released in the year?

Ans. 1932

Question: Who was the first Prime Minister of Bombay before Independence?

Ans. Balasaheb Gangadhar Kher (3 Apr 1937-2 Nov1939)

Question: The “Maharashtra Bhushan Award” was first awarded in the year?

Ans. 1996

Question: Which is the Largest District of Maharashtra?

Ans. Ahmednagar

Question: During Quit India movement, in which district is a parallel government was formed?

Ans. Satara

Question: What is the State Song of Maharashtra?

Ans. Jai Jai Maharashtra Maza

Question: Which is a right tributaries of Godavari river?

Ans. Nasardi

Question: How many international Airports are in Maharashtra?

Ans. Three Airports

Question: Who was the first Chief Minister of Maharashtra?

Ans. Yashwantrao Chavan

Question: The Satyashodhak Samaj was founded by Jyotirao Phule in the year?

Ans. 1873

Question: Total number of Districts in Maharashtra?

Ans. 36

Question: Jawhar region in Maharashtra is called as mini-Mahabaleshwar, for their cultivation of which produce?

Ans. Strawberries

Question: Which marathi newspaper was published by Bal Gangadhar Tilak?

Ans. Kesari

Question: Recently, RBI cancelled the license of which bank located in the state of Maharashtra?

Ans. CKP co-operative bank Ltd

Question: When the third battle of Panipat was fought between Maratha and Afghan army?

Ans. 1761

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