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What is the calling code of Sri Lanka ?

92
93
94
95

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What was the name of Sri Lanka before 1972 ?

Cyron
Cynon
Cyphone
Ceylon

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In which year , the official name of the country was changed to "Sri Lanka" ?

1972
1974
1976
1978

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Sinhalese people are believed to be the descendants of

Prince Anagarika
Prince Rajasinghe II
Prince Vijaya
Susanthika Jayasinghe

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They are believed to be the descendants of the exiled Prince Vijaya who arrived to Sri Lanka in 5 BCE. Other countries where significant population of the community exists are UK, Australia and Itlay.

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The name Ceylon was given by

Portuguese
Arabs
French
English

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Ceilao was the name given to Sri Lanka by the Portuguese when they arrived in 1505, which was transliterated into English as Ceylon.

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Horton Plains National Park is located in which province of Sri Lanka ?

Central
Eastern
Northern
Uva

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It is a protected area in the central highlands of Sri Lanka. This region was designated a national park in 1988 and is situated 32 kilometres from Nuwara Eliya.

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The first railway line was inaugurated on

1860
1867
1886
1899

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The first railway line was inaugurated on April 26, 1867, linking Colombo with Kandy.

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Which was the first colour film of Sri Lanka ?

Kadawunu Poronduwa
Wekande Walauwa
Nidhanaya
Ranmuthu Duwa

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The film was produced in Sri Lanka in 1962

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World Trade Center Colombo is the tallest twin tower building in Sri Lanka and the second tallest twin tower in South Asia. What is the height of this building ?

137 m
152 m
160 m
168 m

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The World Trade Center Colombo was opened on 12 October, 1997 by the former Sri Lankan President Chandrika Kumaratunga.

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R. Premadasa Stadium is located in

Kandy
Dambulla
Colombo
Galle

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It is a cricket stadium situated on Khettarama Road, Maligawatta, Colombo, Sri Lanka. The inaugural one day international match was played on April 5, 1986 between Sri Lanka and New Zealand.

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