Hindi Language Quiz Questions

1)  What is the 'ISO 639-1' language code for Hindi ?
A) hi
B) hin
C) hind
D) hindi
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2)  When is 'Hindi Day', celebrated in India ?
A) September 12
B) October 12
C) September 14
D) October 14
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3)  Hindi is written in which script ?
A) Devanagari
B) Tibetian
C) Tamil
D) Oria
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4)  Hindi belongs to which language family ?
A) Sino-Tibetan
B) Indo-European
C) Dravidian
D) Proto-Germanic
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5)  In how many states of India, 'Hindi' is an official language ?
A) 21
B) 16
C) 8
D) 9
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6)  In 2010, which high court clarified that Hindi is not the national language of India because the Indian constitution have not mention anything as such ?
A) Madras High Court
B) Gujarat High Court
C) Kerala High Court
D) Bengal High Court
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7)  In which year the Government of India set up a committee to prepare a grammar of Hindi ?
A) 1954
B) 1949
C) 1948
D) 1947
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8)  How many countries have Hindi as official language ?
A) 4
B) 1
C) 2
D) 5
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9)  Which vice-president of Nepal took oath of office in Hindi ?
A) Paramananda Jha
B) Bidhya Devi Bhandari
C) KP Sharma Oli
D) Madhav Kumar Nepal
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10)  The Devanagari script consists of how many vowels ?
A) 30
B) 11
C) 21
D) 15
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11)  Which of the following is early form of Hindi language ?
A) Shauraseni Prakrit
B) Old Latin
C) ProItalic
D) Karintamil
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12)  How many union territories in India have Hindi as official language ?
A) 3
B) 4
C) 2
D) 6
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13)  How many consonants exists in devanagari script ?
A) 27
B) 11
C) 22
D) 33
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14)  On which year, India adopted Hindi written in the Devanagari script as the official language, replacing Urdu's previous usage in British India ?
A) 1948
B) 1949
C) 1950
D) 1947
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15)  Which emirate of UAE adopted Hindi as the third official court language ?
A) Emirate of Dubai
B) Emirate of Sharjah
C) Emirate of Abu Dhabi
D) Emirate of Ajman
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16)  Which was the first monthly magazine in Hindi which was founded on 1900 ?
A) Akhand Jyoti
B) Champak
C) Saraswati
D) Panchjanya
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17)  Which of the following country have Hindi as official language ?
A) Republic of Fiji
B) Srilanka
C) Indonesia
D) Australia
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18)  When is 'World Hindi Day' celebrated ?
A) January 7
B) September 14
C) October 10
D) January 10
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19)  From which language the name 'Hindi' derived from ?
A) Persian
B) Latin
C) Urudu
D) Thai
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20)  Which is the first Indian State to announce Hindi as official language ?
A) Uttar Pradesh
B) Madhya Pradesh
C) Bihar
D) Punjab
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