India questions This is a list of recently added questions about India. Play India quiz and see all the questions. Which country apart from England, France, Portugal and Netherlands established a colony in India?Denmark. The colony was run by Danish East India Company with headquarters in Tranguebar (currently Tarangambadi) nearby Madras (Chennai) that was later settled by English.Created by: smyruvery hard 39% SpainSpain2249SwedenSweden542DenmarkDenmark2666GermanyGermany1356Denmark riddles » Which is the largest state in India by area?Rajasthan. Rank State Area (km2) 1 Rajasthan 342239 2 Madhya Pradesh 308252 3 Maharashtra 307713 4 Uttar Pradesh 240928Created by: Normanshard 45% RajasthanRajasthan1043MaharastraMaharastra623Madhya PradeshMadhya Pradesh329Uttar PradeshUttar Pradesh301Asia riddles » which river flows through DelhiYamuna. The Yamuna river was the historical boundary between Punjab and UP, and its flood plains provide fertile alluvial soil suitable for agriculture but are prone to recurrent floods. The Yamuna, a sacred river in Hinduism, is the only major river flowing through Delhi.Created by: Normansvery hard 17% IndusIndus228YamunaYamuna147GangesGanges414RaviRavi56rivers riddles » Where did chess originate from?India. Chess is believed to have originated in India. The game was reported in 6th century as a gift of Indian raja to Persian shah Khosrau I Anushiruwān. Original Indian chaturanga was a base of local chatrang, and after Arab conquest of Persian empire it was brought by them to Europe, where it evolved into current form.Created by: smyruvery hard 34% ChinaChina1618IndiaIndia1550JapanJapan446MongoliaMongolia860chess riddles » What is jallikattu?Banned Indian rodeo. Known from cave paintings jallikattu seems like a cross of rodeo and Basque San Fermin bull run. Men attempt to hold zebu bull around their hump either to knock it down or stand long enough to win. It's a Tamil traditional custom of South India, that was banned on the basis of animal cruelty.Created by: smyruvery hard 26% endangered cattle raceendangered cattle race495vanishing Indian initiation ritevanishing Indian initiation rite255banned Indian rodeobanned Indian rodeo363traditional yoghurt of zebu milktraditional yoghurt of zebu milk232cattle riddles » What is the largest city in India?Mumbai. The four largest cities in India are Mumbai (12.4 million), Delhi (11.0 million), Bangalore (8.4 million) and Hyderabad (6.7 million).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 49% BangaloreBangalore84DelhiDelhi1287HyderabadHyderabad163MumbaiMumbai1509Southern Asia riddles » Hindi is the official language of two countries: India and ...?Fiji. About 38% of inhabitants of Fiji are descendants of Indian laborers, brought between 1879 and 1916 to work on Fiji's sugar cane plantations. The official languages of Fiji are English, Fijian and Hindi.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 30% PakistanPakistan629NepalNepal656Sri LankaSri Lanka844FijiFiji917languages riddles » What is the most spoken language in India?Hindi is the most widely spoken language in northern India. About 45% of Indian population know Hindi (8% Bengali, 7% Telugu, 7% Marathi, 6% Tamil).Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% EnglishEnglish387TamilTamil63BengaliBengali266HindiHindi1266geography riddles » What percentage of people in India speak English?12%. About 12% of inhabitants of India speak English. This makes India the world's second-largest English-speaking nation (with 125 million of English speakers), after the United States.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 42% 12%12%62825%25%37950%50%24490%90%243geography riddles » Which country is Assam a part of?India. Assam is a state in northeastern India, east of Bangladesh. It is the world's largest tea-growing region. Assam teas, or blends containing Assam, are often sold as "breakfast" teas.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% IndiaIndia2082ChinaChina246BangladeshBangladesh432IndonesiaIndonesia247geography riddles » Play India quiz and see all the questions.