Ahmedabad: A Fusion of Heritage and Modernity

Discover the essence of Ahmedabad, Gujarat's vibrant gem. From its historic roots dating back to 1411 to its modern skyline, Ahmedabad seamlessly blends tradition with innovation. Explore ancient stepwells, iconic temples, and bustling markets. Immerse yourself in colorful festivals and the renowned textile industry. Join us on a journey through Ahmedabad's rich heritage and dynamic culture.

Question . 1

In which Indian state is Ahmedabad located?

  • Maharashtra
  • Gujarat
  • Rajasthan
  • Madhya Pradesh
Question . 2

Ahmedabad is situated on the banks of which river?

  • Ganges
  • Yamuna
  • Sabarmati
  • Narmada
Question . 3

What is the historical significance of Ahmedabad's founding year, 1411 AD?

  • Establishment of a major trading post
  • Construction of the city walls
  • Declaration as a royal capital
  • Building of the first mosque
Question . 4

Who was the architect behind the design of the Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad?

  • Jawaharlal Nehru
  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
  • Rabindranath Tagore
Question . 5

Which festival is celebrated with great enthusiasm in Ahmedabad, featuring kite flying competitions?

  • Lohri
  • Pongal
  • Makar Sankranti
  • Christmas
Question . 6

Ahmedabad is renowned for its textile industry. What is the traditional name for its hand-dyed and printed cotton textiles?

  • Bandhani
  • Kantha
  • Ikat
  • Patola
Question . 7

Which iconic stepwell, located near Ahmedabad, is known for its intricate carvings and unique architecture?

  • Rani ki Vav
  • Adalaj Stepwell
  • Dada Harir Stepwell
  • Sahastralinga Talav
Question . 8

What is the name of the renowned temple dedicated to the Hindu god Krishna, located in Ahmedabad?

  • Somnath Temple
  • Dwarkadhish Temple
  • Akshardham Temple
  • Jagannath Temple
Question . 9

Ahmedabad is home to which renowned educational institution, known for its management programs?

  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)
  • Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (MICA)
  • National Institute of Design (NID)
Question . 10

Which historical monument in Ahmedabad is known for its intricately carved stone windows?

  • Sarkhej Roza
  • Teen Darwaza
  • Shaking Minarets
  • Jama Masjid
Question . 11

What is the name of the annual literature festival held in Ahmedabad, attracting authors, poets, and speakers from around the world?

  • Jaipur Literature Festival
  • Kolkata Literary Meet
  • Ahmedabad Book Fair
  • Gujarat Literature Festival
Question . 12

Which famous Indian freedom fighter led the Salt March, a significant event in the Indian independence movement, which began from Ahmedabad?

 

  • Subhas Chandra Bose
  • Jawaharlal Nehru
  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Bhagat Singh
Question . 13

Which UNESCO World Heritage City status did Ahmedabad achieve in 2017?

  • Cultural Heritage
  • Natural Heritage
  • Mixed Heritage
  • Intangible Heritage
Question . 14

What is the name of the largest lake in Ahmedabad, known for its recreational activities and birdwatching?

  • Kankaria Lake
  • Vastrapur Lake
  • Chandola Lake
  • Naroda Lake
Question . 15

Which iconic monument in Ahmedabad became India's first UNESCO World Heritage City in 2017?

 

  • Jama Masjid
  • Sabarmati Ashram
  • Sidi Saiyyed Mosque
  • Adalaj Stepwell