Kolkata

Did you know that The Largest Tree in the world is The Great Banyan Tree at Botanical Gardens, Kolkata? Or the fact that the Tree is over 250years old?

Calcutta was officially renamed as Kolkata on the 1st of January 2001.

This expert-level quiz is bound to get you competitive. Go ahead and find out where you stand as a Bengal Tiger!!

Take the quiz to know many more interesting facts about the city of joy.

This monument was built in memory of a British monarch.
King George Memorial
King Richard Memorial
Prince of Wales Memorial
Victoria Memorial

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This is the largest cricket stadium in Asia. 
Eden Gardens Stadium
Ferozshah Kotla Stadium
Wankhede Stadium
Chinnaswamy Stadium

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This was the first planetarium to be set up in India.
Nehru Planetarium
Gandhi Planetarium
Tagore Planetarium
Birla Planetarium

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This famous bridge also known as Rabindra Setu is called the 'Gateway of Calcutta'.
Howrah Bridge
Victoria Bridge
Calcutta Bridge
Tagore Bridge

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The neighborhood of Kumartuli is well known for its traditional artisans?
None of these
Weavers
Potters
Carpenters

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This church was consecrated in 1847 as the first Episcopal Church of the Orient.
St. Paul's Cathedral
St. Peter's Church
St. John's Church
St. Stephen's Church

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This museum is the largest in the country.
Subhash Chandra Bose Museum
Calcutta Museum
Indian Museum
Tagore Museum

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This fort was built after the Battle of Plassey in 1757.
Fort William
Fort Calcutta
Fort Henry
Fort Andrew

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Which was the first hospice set up by Mother Teresa in 1952 under the Missionaries of Charity?
Asha Sadan
Shanti Nagar
Shishu Bhavan
Nirmal Hriday

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The Ochterlony Monument was built in 1848 by Sir David Ochterlony to commemorate his victory in the Nepal War (1814 - 1816). What was it renamed as after India achieved independence?
Qutub Minar
Shaheed Minar
Char Minar
Victory Tower

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