GK Questions on India for Class 2

General Knowledge is the general awareness of the surroundings, plants, animals, famous personalities and occurrences happening around the world. General knowledge helps to build a person’s confidence level and sharpens his thinking capacity too. GK covers a wide range of events from the past, present and what is likely to happen in the future.

Young minds are more open to learning new things with enthusiasm. In this article, we bring some simple GK questions about India for Class 2 kids which will arouse interest and curiosity among them to learn new things. We will cover everything that a class 2 kid ought to know about India and subjects of national importance.

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Here are some General Knowledge questions about India for class 2 kids which will help them to know more about India and boost their knowledge about the country.

Answer the following questions:

  1. Who was the first Prime Minister of India?
    Jawaharlal Nehru - First Prime Minister of India

    1. Indira Gandhi
    2. Narendra Modi
    3. Jawaharlal Nehru
    4. Rajiv Gandhi
  2. What is the capital city of India?
    1. New Delhi
    2. Mumbai
    3. Kolkata
    4. Chennai
  3. Which state is also known as the “Fruit Bowl” of India?
    1. Jammu and Kashmir
    2. Himachal Pradesh
    3. Assam
    4. Meghalaya
  4. Who is Sachin Tendulkar?
    Who is Sachin Tendulkar

    1. Indian Hockey player
    2. Indian Cricketer
    3. Indian Kabaddi player
    4. Indian Marathon Runner
  5. Who discovered India?
    1. Vasco da Gama
    2. Christopher Columbus
    3. James Cook
    4. Willem Janszoon
  6. Who is popularly known as the “Iron Man” of India?
    1. Lal Bahadur Shastri
    2. Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel
    3. Mahatma Gandhi
    4. Dr. B.R Ambedkar
  7. Which is the national sport of India?
    Hockey - National Sport of India

    1. Cricket
    2. Hockey
    3. Kabaddi
    4. Football
  8. Who is the current President of India?
    1. Ram Nath Kovind
    2. Pranab Mukherjee
    3. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
    4. Pratibha Patil
  9. Which place in India is also known as the “Land of Rising Sun”?
    1. Sikkim
    2. Arunachal Pradesh
    3. Karnataka
    4. Gujarat
  10. Where is Taj Mahal located in India?
    Taj Mahal located in India

    1. New Delhi
    2. Kolkata
    3. Agra
    4. Lucknow

The above questions are some of the most important GK questions on India for Class 2 kids. We have provided the answers to the questions in the box given below. To explore more brain-tickling GK questions on other topics, you can download our kids learning app- Disney BYJU’S Early Learn and learn more.

Answers:

1. c) Jawaharlal Nehru 2. a) New Delhi 3. b) Himachal Pradesh 4. b) Indian Cricketer 5. a) Vasco da Gama
6. b) Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel 7. b) Hockey 8. a) Ram Nath Kovind 9. b) Arunachal Pradesh 10. c) Agra

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