History of India Railway Quiz: How Much Do You Know About The Indian Railways?

Questions : 12 | Total Attempts: 181 | Recent Updated: 09-Feb-2022
Am I a Dominant or Submissive Personality Quiz
The Railways were first introduced in India in 1853 and it is known as the lifeline of the nation. The Indian railways are one of the largest railway systems of the world under a "single management system". Today it operates all over the 29 states and 7 union territories and also provides international services to its Some Neighbors. The Indian railway network transports over 22 million people every day. It is the world's largest employer, providing jobs to millions. Let's see how much you know about the Indian railways.

Questions Excerpt


1. Which is the busiest railway station in India?

A. Gorakhpur junction Railway station

B. Howrah junction Railway station

C. Chittaranjan Railway station

D. Kharagpur Railway station

2. When was the first train introduced to India?

A. 18th September, 1853

B. 11th August, 1853

C. 15th February, 1853

D. 16th April, 1853

3. Who is known as the father of Indian Railways?

A. Lord Dalhousie

B. George Stephenson

C. Richard Trevithick

D. Robert Stephenson

4. Where is the headquarters of Southern Railways?

A. Tamilnadu

B. Chennai

C. Karnataka

D. Hyderabad

5. Which Indian railway station is near to Nepal?

A. Saharsha railway station

B. Purnia railway station

C. Raxaul railway station

D. Khagaria junction

6. Which railway station is the cleanest station in India?

A. Jabalpur railway station

B. Chittaranjan railway station

C. Chitrakoot railway station

D. Jaipur railway station

7. Which state has no train route in India?

A. Jammu Kashmir

B. Sikkim

C. Kerala

D. Mizoram

8. What does W L mean in India Railways?

A. Wave length

B. Water line

C. Waiting list

D. Wage loss

9. Which is the oldest Railway zone in India?

A. The Northern railways zone

B. The Southern railways zone

C. The West Central railways zone

D. The Western railways zone

10. Which is the smallest Railway zone in India?

A. The North Central railway zone

B. The East coast railway zone

C. The North East zone

D. The Western railways zone

11. Which city has two Railway zones?

A. Nagpur

B. Mumbai

C. Nashik

D. Gorakhpur

12. How many zones are there in the Indian railways 2021?

A. 15

B. 20

C. 32

D. 18


Related Quizzes

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Kedarnath?

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Kedarnath?

Kedarnath is one of the famous Pilgrimage places in India, it is a town and Nagar Panchayat in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand, India, known primarily for the Kedarnath Temple, Hot Destination and Trekking. The town is flanked by snow-capped peak
Statue of Unity Quiz: How Much Do You Know Statue of Unity?

Statue of Unity Quiz: How Much Do You Know Statue of Unity?

The Statue of Unity is one of the most important tourist destinations in India because The Statue of Unity is the world's tallest statue, with a height of 182 meters. This Statue is located near Kevadia in the state of Gujarat, India. The statue depi
India Gate Quiz: How Much You Know About Gateway of India?

India Gate Quiz: How Much You Know About Gateway of India?

India Gate, originally called All-India War Memorial is a war memorial located near the Rajpath on the eastern edge of the "ceremonial axis" of New Delhi. The India Gate was part of the work of the Imperial War Graves Commission (IWGC), which came in
Quiz: How Well Do You Know Ratan Tata?

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Ratan Tata?

Do you know about Ratan Tata? If didn't know then read the article, He is an Indian businessman and former chairman of Tata sons. He is considered one of the most influential businessmen in India. Tata is also one of the largest philanthropists in th
RK Laxman Quiz: How Well Do You Know India's Most Favorite Cartoonist?

RK Laxman Quiz: How Well Do You Know India's Most Favorite Cartoonist?

Rasipuram Krishnaswami Laxman who is well known as R. K. Laxman, was an Indian cartoonist, illustrator, and humorist. He is best known for his creation The Common Man and for his daily cartoon strip. Laxman belongs to Karnataka, a state in India. He
Quiz: How Indian Are You?

Quiz: How Indian Are You?

Indian is the nationality of the country India. It is said to be a democratic country where people of different religions live together. The Flag of India has three primary colors: Orange on the top, White in the middle, and Green at the bottom with
The Famous Indian Scientists Quiz

The Famous Indian Scientists Quiz

India is a land where many numerous brilliant brains have contributed to the field of science and technology, that's why India is known to be a country of innovation. In the past seven decades, India has built lots of satellites, established nuclear
Quiz: How Much You Know About Indian Economic Survey 2021-22?

Quiz: How Much You Know About Indian Economic Survey 2021-22?

The Economic Survey is an annual document of the Ministry of Finance written by a team led by the Chief Economic Adviser (CEA). It assesses the economic progress of the country and expenditure in the past 12 months. The document also explains the per