India questions This is a list of recently added questions about India. Play India quiz and see all the questions. This is a ...Fighting elephant. The main purpose of the fighting elephants was to make a panic in the ranks of the enemy or to break the pattern of the enemy. 34 battles with elephants were documented. The elephants were also sometimes used during a castle attack. They were then equipped with heavy armor and were used in various ways, such as girders for gates or a base for ladders. It was attempted to use wild elephants (lions or rhinos) against wildlife elephants, but this was not effective by lack of control over them.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskaeasy 78% entertainment elephantentertainment elephant457fighting elephantfighting elephant3604winter-working elephantwinter-working elephant88gatekeeper elephantgatekeeper elephant453elephants riddles » 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: smyruhard 41% SpainSpain2650SwedenSweden653DenmarkDenmark3444GermanyGermany1612history riddles » What 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 46% RajasthanRajasthan1836MaharastraMaharastra1022Madhya PradeshMadhya Pradesh563Uttar PradeshUttar Pradesh554Asia 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 18% IndusIndus327YamunaYamuna234GangesGanges644RaviRavi79rivers 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 race610vanishing Indian initiation ritevanishing Indian initiation rite347banned Indian rodeobanned Indian rodeo460traditional yoghurt of zebu milktraditional yoghurt of zebu milk330cattle 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 50% BangaloreBangalore128DelhiDelhi2086HyderabadHyderabad274MumbaiMumbai2588Southern 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% PakistanPakistan875NepalNepal855Sri LankaSri Lanka1165FijiFiji1295languages 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 65% EnglishEnglish516TamilTamil106BengaliBengali394HindiHindi1939geography 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 45% 12%12%104525%25%54050%50%35990%90%341geography riddles » What sea lies between Arabian Peninsula and India?Arabian Sea. The Arabian Sea has been an important marine trade route as early as the 3rd millennium BCE, connecting Ancient India to Ancient Egypt, and later, the Roman Empire.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% Red SeaRed Sea861Celebes SeaCelebes Sea529Andaman SeaAndaman Sea757Arabian SeaArabian Sea4858oceans riddles » Play India quiz and see all the questions.