Railway Current Affairs , Railway General Knowledge Question and Answers
Railway Current Affairs 2018:
Question 1: When was the first train steamed off in India?
Question 2: Which of the following is the headquarters of the newly established railway zone ‘East Coast Railways’?
Question 3: Which train in India has the longest route length?
- Howrah – Jammu TawiHimgiri Express
- Kanyakumari – Jammu TawiHimsagar Express
- Kanyakumari – Dibrugarh Vivek Express
- Guwahati-Thiruvanthapuram Express
Question 4: Where is the Railway Staff College located?
Question 5: On which of the following is the longest railway bridge in India located?
- River Ganges
- Vembanad Lake
- River Brahmaputra
- Chilka Lake
Question 6: In which of the following cities are located 3 zonal headquarters of Indian Railways?
- New Delhi
Question 7: Who of the following is known for having designed the first railway timetables?
- George Bradman
- George Bernard Shaw
- George Bradshaw
- George Brummel
Question 8: Which of the following is the largest railway junction in India?
Question 9: Which of the following is the eastern-most division of the Indian Railways?
Question 10: Over which of the following rivers is the world’s highest railway bridge in Kashmir being constructed?
Question 11: Gorakhpur which has the longest railway platform in the world is located in which of the following states?
- West Bengal
- Uttar Pradesh
Question 12: Which of the following stations has all the three guages viz. broad, metre and narrow?
Question 13: What is the width of broad guage railway line in India?
- 5 feet 3 inches
- 5 feet 6 inches
- 4 feet 11 inches
- 5 feet 4 inches
Question 14:Arrangement made to divert the trains from one track to another, is known as
- Railway point
- Railway crossing
- Railway junction
- None of these
Question 15:At a rail joint, the ends of adjoining rails, are connected with a pair of fish plates and
- 2 fish bolts
- 4 fish bolts
- 6 fish bolts
- 8 fish bolts
Question 16:When was the nationalization of Indian Railways done?
Question 17:In which year Research, Design and Standard organization was established?
Question 18: Railway Staff College is situated at
Question 19: Which of the gauges is used in the hilly areas?
- Broad gauge
- Meter gauge
- Narrow gauge
- Special gauge
Question 20: Where is the extreme north of India a railway station?