Pune GK Quiz: Test Your Knowledge About the Oxford of the East

Explore Pune's charm with this quiz! Test your knowledge on landmarks, culture, and food. Discover why it's called "The Oxford of the East" and learn about its music scene and famous places. Whether you're a local or just curious, dive into Pune's fun facts and trivia to uncover the essence of this lively city in Maharashtra!

Question . 1

What is Pune often referred to as?

  • The Silicon Valley of India
  • The Cultural Capital of Maharashtra
  • The Oxford of the East
  • The Queen of Deccan
Question . 2

Which historical figure's tomb is located in Pune?

  • Shivaji Maharaj
  • Bajirao
  • Nanasaheb Peshwa
  • Mahatma Gandhi
Question . 3

What is Pune's famous sweet dessert made of milk and sugar?

  • Jalebi
  • Rasgulla
  • Modak
  • Baklava
Question . 4

Which famous Indian educational institution is located in Pune?

  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
  • Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
  • Savitribai Phule Pune University
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)
Question . 5

Pune is known for its vibrant music scene. What is the name of the music festival held annually in Pune?

  • Pune Sangeet Utsav
  • Pune Music Festival
  • NH7 Weekender
  • Pune Rhythm Fest
Question . 6

What is the term used in Pune for a small roadside eatery?

  • Khokha
  • Dhaba
  • Tapri
  • Khau Galli
Question . 7

Which famous hill station is located near Pune, known for its lush greenery and cool climate?

  • Lonavala
  • Matheran
  • Mahabaleshwar
  • Panchgani
Question . 8

What is the name of the traditional Maharashtrian dance form that originated in Pune?

  • Lavani
  • Bharatanatyam
  • Kathak
  • Odissi
Question . 9

Pune is home to which famous cricket stadium?

  • Wankhede Stadium
  • M. Chinnaswamy Stadium
  • Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium
  • Eden Gardens
Question . 10

Which historical fort near Pune is a popular trekking destination?

  • Rajgad Fort
  • Sinhagad Fort
  • Torna Fort
  • Lohagad Fort