GK Quiz 04: AP Culture-History

1)Which fineart does burrakatha consist of?
a)Drama
B)Music
C)Dance
d)All the above

2)Who produced the first talkie movie “bhakta prahaalada”?
a)C.pullaiah
b)Chakrapani
c)H.M.Reddy
d)Vedantam Raghavaiiah

3)who has the title” Andhra Kavita Pitamaha”?
a)Pothana
b)Tikkanna
c)Allasani Peddanna
d)Srinadha

4)Who created “Bhama kalapam,the fusion of music and dance?
a)Thyagaraju
b)Annamaya
c)Siddhendrayogi
d)none of the abo

5)Who is the first poetess in Telugu Literature?
a)Molla
b)Gangadevi
c)Tallapaka Timmakka
d)None of the above

6)In which district is Kolanupaka,the famous piligrim center for jains?
a)krishna
b)guntur
c)nalgonda
d)Karimnagar

7)In which year was Andhra pradesh Sahitya Academy established as an associate to Kendra Sahitya Academy?
a)1956
b)1953
c)1957
d)1960

8)who is the author of “Sriranga Raja Charitra”?
a)Kandukuri veresalingam
b)Narahari gpoala krishna chetty
c)kommaraju venkata lakshmana rao
d)None of the above

9)In which entertainment form are thu humorous characters Bangarakka and Kethigadu found?
a)Burra kathas
b)Jangam stories
c)Puppet show
D)Jamukulastories

10)Which district is famous for filgiri(designing with silver)?
a)Adilabad
b)Nalgonda
c)Karimnagar
d)Kurnool

11)Which district did Siddhendra yogi,creator of Kuchipudi dance form,belong to?
a)East Godavari
B)West Godavari
c)krishna
d)Guntur

12)From which country did “Vyong”the base for Telugu puppet play (tholu Bommalata) originated?
a)Indonesia
b)china
c)Srilanka
d)Bhutan

13)What dynasties did the caves at Vijayawada,mogalarajapuram and Undavally belong to?
a)Vishnukundin
b)Satavahanas
c)Ikshwakas
d)None of the above

14)What is the earlier form for today’s burrakatha?
a)Drums
b)Puppets
c)Street plays
d)Jangam Stories

15)In playing which instuments Emani Sankara Sastry and Chitti Babu famous for?
a)Veena
b)Sitar
c)Flute
d)Deums