QUIZ ON INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY
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1    
Who proclaimed the International Mother Language Day?
 
A. UNESCO B. UNICEF
C. WHO D. IMF
 
     
2    
Which day is observed as The International Mother Language day?
 
A. February 21 B. January 18
C. March 20 D. July 21
 
     
3    
Which is said to be the oldest language in the world?
 
A. Latin B. Sanskrit
C. Greek D. French
 
     
4    
Which was the first classical language of India?
 
A. Sanskrit B. Kannada
C. Malayalam D. Tamil
 
     
5    
How many languages are spoken around the world?
 
A. 4,900 B. 6,909
C. 7,900 D. 5,900
 
     
6    
Which country declared International Mother Language Day as a public holiday?
 
A. Bangladesh B. India
C. China D. Nepal
 
     
7    
Which country gives the International Linguapax Award on International Mother Language Day?
 
A. France B. Norway
C. Spain D. Sweden
 
     
8    
How many official language are used by the United Nations Organization?
 
A. 5 B. 7
C. 6 D. 3
 
     
9    
Which monument was built in Dhaka, Bangladesh to commemorate those killed during Bengali Language Movement of 1952?
 
A. Shaheed Minar B. Char Minar
C. Chand Minar D. Qutb Minar
 
     
10    
Which system is used by blind people to read and write?
 
A. Microphone B. Braille
C. Brahmi D. Telecoil
 
     
11    
Which was the court language of Mughals in India?
 
A. Persian B. Urdu
C. Arabic D. Hindi
 
     
12    
The EU's most widely spoken mother tongue is
 
A. German B. Italian
C. English D. French
 
     
13    
Dhivehi is the official language of what country?
 
A. Yemen B. Anguilla
C. South Africa D. Maldives
 
     
14    
What are the two official languages of Madagascar?
 
A. English and French B. French and Malagasy
C. English and Madagascar D. French and Madagascar
 
     
15    
How many languages are officially recognized in India?
 
A. 18 B. 16
C. 22 D. 24
 
     


 

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