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If you are preparing for the National Aptitude Test in Architecture, let us remind you that there are questions based on general knowledge in the exam.

You can expect around 15 questions under this section. Hence, it is essential to know the current events to score well in this section.

Are you wondering what type of questions can be asked under the GK section? Well, this post shall offer you the most commonly asked NATA GK Questions with solutions.

Most Important NATA GK Question and Answers

The following are some of the most important questions that are commonly asked in the NATA exam.

Also, you are advised to solve as many questions as possible from the previous year's question Papers of NATA to know the type of questions asked in the exam.

Q) Nandalal Bose was a famous 

a) Sculptor

b) Painter

c) Scientist

d) Architect

Ans: b

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Q) In which state of India the famous Sun temple of Modhera is situated?

a) Maharashtra

b) Gujarat

c) Uttar Pradesh

d) Madhya Pradesh

Ans: b

Q) In which year the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai was established? 

a) 1857

b) 1935

c) 1960

d) 1980

Ans: a

Q) One MB of computer memory is equal to

a) 1000 KB

b) 100 KB

c) 1024 KB

d) 512 KB

Ans: c

Q) Stonehenge structure is an example of 

a) Dome architecture

b) Post and Lintel

c) Arch

d) Concrete

Ans: a

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Q) Manneken piss is a 

a) Painting of a lady

b) Monument

c) Tomb

d) Sculpture of a young boy

Ans: d

Q) The famous painting ‘The starry night’ was painted by

a) Vincent Vangogh

b) Pablo Picasso

c) Leonardo da Vinci

d) None of these

Ans: a

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Q) The famous monument ‘Bird’s Nest’ is a 

a) Temple

b) Olympic Stadium

c) Tower

d) Hospital

Ans: b

Sample GK Questions for NATA Exam 2022

Here are few important GK questions most commonly asked in NATA Exam. Practice these general knowledge questions will help enhance your preparation for the NATA exam.

Q) Nandalal Bose was a famous 

a) Sculptor

b) Painter

c) Scientist

d) Architect

Q) In which state of India is the famous Sun temple of Modhera is situated 

a) Maharashtra

b) Gujarat

c) Uttar Pradesh

d) Madhya Pradesh

Q) In which year the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai was established?

a) 1857

b) 1935

c) 1960

d) 1980

Q) Who was a famous artist from the following? 

a) N.S. Bendre

b) Salman Rushdee

c) I. K. Gujral

d) Sarojini Nau

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Q) One MB of computer memory is equal to

a) 1000 KB

b) 1024 KB

c) 100 KB

d) 512 KB

Q) The famous painting ‘The starry night’ was painted by

a) Vincent Vangogh

b) Pablo Picasso

c) Leonardo da Vinci

d) None of these

Q) ‘Mickey Mouse’ was created by 

a) Walt Disney

b) Warner brothers

c) Charlie Chaplin

d) Cartoon network

Q) Orange is a

a) cool colour

b) warm colour

c) complementary colour

d) primary colour

Q) ‘Pakhwaz’ is a 

a) musical instrument

b) monument

c) fort

d) painting

Q) Salim Chisti was a

a) Scientist

b) Sufi Saint

c) Musician

d) artist

Q) Pandit D.V. Paluskar is known for his contribution in

a) painting

b) dance

c) music

d) sports

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Q) Sitara Devi is the master of 

a) Instrumental music

b) Singing

c) Kathak

d) Bharatnatyam

Q) ‘Lust for Life’ is a biography of

a) M.F. Hussein

b) Vincent Van Gogh

c) Pablo Picasso

d) Ravindranath Tagore

Q) Mahatma Gandhi was born in the year

a) 1849

b) 1869

c) 1889

d) 1899

Q) Which of the following is the opaque medium of colouring? 

a) watercolours

b) oil pastels

c) crayons

d) pencils

Q) In which year the Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai was established?

a) 1857

b) 1935

c) 1960

d) 1980

Q) One MB of computer memory is equal to

a) 1000 KB

b) 1024 KB

c) 100 KB

d) 512 KB

Q) Mesopotamia is the ancient name of today’s 

a) Afghanistan

b) America

c) Egypt

d) Iraq

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Q) The Petronas towers are situated in 

a) the U.S.A.

b) China

c) France

d) Malaysia

Q) Edward Munch is famous for

a) ‘The scream.’

b) chocolates

c) his music

d) None of these

Important AAT Questions for NATA

Along with these questions, practising NATA Mock Tests regularly will help test your preparation levels and overcome mistakes.

Q) Who designed Hearst Castle

a) Julia Morgan

b) Marian Davies

c) William Randolph Hearst

d) Orson Welles

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Q) A team of architects designed the Seagram Building. Who were they?

a)Mies van der Rohe and Philip Johnson

b) Rem Koolhaas and Zaha Hadid

c) Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright

d) Charles Correa and I.M. Pei

Q) What is the old city usually built around North African citadels called?

a) Favela

b) Inner City

c) Old Quarter

d) Casbah

Q) What is the name of the tower associated with mosques? 

a) minaret

b) minbar

c) mizpah

d) muezzin

Q) Who designed the Hagia Sophia? 

a) Sinan

b) Justinian I

c) Saladin

d) Theodora

Q) Which architect wrote I Quattro Libri dell Architettura (1570; The Four Books of Architecture)? 

a) Benedetto Antelami

b) Michelangelo

c) Sinan

d) Andrea Palladio

Q) What great Ottoman architect designed the Mosque of Süleyman I the Magnificent? 

a) Nūbār Pasha

b) Saladin

c) Sinan

d) Omar Khayyam

Q) Which iconic building in New York City did Andy Warhol feature in a single-shot documentary with an eight-hour run time? 

a) Trump Tower

b) the Chrysler Building

c) the Guggenheim

d) the Empire State Building

Q) Whose Turning Torso (1999–2005), a unique apartment tower in Malmö, Sweden, is based on a twisting spinal column? 

a) Santiago Calatrava

b) Jean Nouvel

c) Zaha Hadid

d) Frank Gehry

Q) What prolific female architect merged Modernism and populism in works she built largely in Brazil? 

a) Lota de Macedo Soares

b) Tarsila do Amaral

c) Clarice Lispector

d) Lina Bo Bardi

Q) Who was an up-and-coming Mexican architect in the early 21st century? 

a) Carlos Slim

b) David Alfaro Siqueiros

c) Tatiana Bilbao

d) Luis Barragan

Q) The Giza Pyramid Complex is from which era? 

a) Ancient Egyptian

b) Pre-historic times

c) Stone Age

d) Bronze Age

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Q) Stonehenge structure is an example of 

a) Dome architecture

b) Post and Lintel

c) Arch

d) Concrete

Q) How old are the famous ruins of the Indus valley civilization at Mohen jo Daro?  

a) around 500 years

b) around 1000 years

c) around 5000 years

d) around 20000 years

Q) ‘Pieta’ is the name of a famous 

a) City

b) country

c) Painter

d) sculpture

Q) The Mount Mary church is in 

a) Mumbai

b) Delhi

c) Kolkata

d) Chennai

Q) The red fort at Delhi was built by the Mughal emperor 

a) Akbar

b) Jahangir

c) Shahjahan

d) None of these

Q) The sculptures of Henry Moore are 

a) abstract

b) realistic

c) relief

d) grotesque

Q) Which of the following is a rock-cut temple? 

a) Lingaraj Mandir

b) Birla Mandir

c) Kailas Mandir

d) Konark Sun Temple

Q) Charminar at Hyderabad is a 

a) victory memorial

b) tomb

c) fort

d) mosque

FAQ's

How to prepare for NATA GK section in one month?

Study the current affairs and read General Knowledge books regularly. Also, follow experts preparation tips to crack the GK section in one month. 

Where can I find Important NATA GK Questions with Answers?

You can find the Important NATA GK Questions with Answers from the above post.

Who prescribes Syllabus for NATA exam?

The Council of Architecture will prescribe the syllabus for NATA exam.

What type of Questions are asked in the NATA GK Section?

Under the GK section, there are 2 categories of questions: General Knowledge and Architectural Questions. 

How many questions are asked under GK section in NATA exam?

You can expect around 15 questions from the GK section in the NATA exam.