Asian Games 2018 Important Practice MCQ

The Asian Games are the oldest and most prestigious event on the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) calendar, dating back to the inaugural edition in 1951.

Like the Olympic Games, they are held every four years.

The 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia will be the 18th edition.

The Games follow the sports programme of the Olympics, with athletics and swimming as core sports, as well as featuring disciplines which reflect the diverse sporting culture of the continent such as South East Asia’s speak takraw, South Asia’s Kabaddi and East Asia’s Wushu.

Multiple Choice Questions – Asian Games

In which city have the Asian Games been held the most number of times?

  1. New Delhi
  2. Tokyo
  3. Bangkok
  4. Seoul

Answer (3)

In which year were the Asian Games held for the first time?

  1. 1936
  2. 1951
  3. 1962
  4. 1948

Answer (2)

How many times have the Asian Games been held in South Korea?

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

Answer (3)

Where were the 2018 Asian Games held?

  1. Jakarta
  2. Manila
  3. Doha
  4. Bangkok

Answer (1)

 Where are the headquarters of Olympic Council of Asia, the body which organises the Asian Games, located?

  1. Beijing
  2. Kuwait City
  3. New Delhi
  4. Tokyo

Answer (2)

Who of the following is the first Indian woman to win a gold medal at the Asian Games?

  1. PT Usha
  2. Kamaljeet Sandhu
  3. Karnam Malleswari
  4. Sania Mirza

Answer (2)

How many times has India won the gold medal in men’s hockey at the Asian Games?

  1. One
  2. Three
  3. Two
  4. Four

Answer (2)

What has been highest rank of India in the medals tally at the Asian Games since their beginning in 1951?

  1. First
  2. Third
  3. Second
  4. Fourth

Answer (3)

Which Indian athlete holds the Asian Games record for 1500 m race that she established in 2002?

  1. PT Usha
  2. Tintu Luka
  3. Sunita Rani
  4. Shiny Abraham

Answer (3)

How many countries participated at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. 40
  2. 45
  3. 48
  4. 42

Answer (2)

 What kind of animal is Bhin-Bhin in the official mascot of the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. Rhinoceros
  2. Deer
  3. Komodo dragon
  4. Greater Bird of Paradise

Answer (4)

 In which province of Indonesia is the city of Palembang, which co-hosted the games located?

  1. South Sumatra
  2. West Sumatra
  3. East Java
  4. Central Java

Answer (1)

From which city did the torch relay for the 2018 Asian Games begin on 15 July 2018?

  1. Incheaon
  2. New Delhi
  3. Hangzhou
  4. Olympia

Answer (2)

 Which country sent the most number of athletes to the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. China
  2. Japan
  3. Indonesia
  4. South Korea

Answer (3)

 In which event did India win the maximum number of medals at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. Shooting
  2. Archery
  3. Boxing
  4. Athletics

Answer (4)

Who partnered Rohan Bopanna in his Tennis Doubles Gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. Divij Sharan
  2. Ramkumar Ramanathan
  3. Prajnesh Gunneswaran
  4. Sumit Nagal

Answer (1)

 Which team won the gold medal in men’s Kabaddi at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. South Korea
  2. India
  3. Iran
  4. Bangladesh

Answer (3)

 The Most Valuable Player award at the 2018 Asian Games has been given to –

  1. Li Bingjie
  2. Li Yue
  3. Yukiko Ueno
  4. Rikako Ikee

Answer (4)

 Which country won the gold medal in men’s hockey at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. South Korea
  2. Japan
  3. Pakistan
  4. Singapore

Answer (2)

Who was the flag bearer of the Indian contingent at the opening ceremony of Asian Games 2018?

  1. Neeraj Chopra
  2. Saina Nehwal
  3. PV Sindhu
  4. Bajrang Poonia

Answer (1)

 Who was the flag bearer of the Indian contingent at the closing ceremony of Asian Games 2018?

  1. Rahi Sarnobat
  2. Swapna Barman
  3. Rani Rampal
  4. Hima Das

Answer (3)

What was the rank of India in the final medals tally at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. Fifth
  2. Eighth
  3. Sixth
  4. Seventh

Answer (2)

 In which event did Tejinderpal Singh Toor set a games record at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. Javelin Throw
  2. Shot Put
  3. Discus
  4. Hammer Throw

Answer (2).

 To which team did Indian women’s hockey team lose in the finals to win the silver at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. South Korea
  2. Malaysia
  3. Indonesia
  4. Japan

Answer (4)

PV Sindhu lost to Tai Tzu Ying in the finals at the 2018 Asian Games. To which country does Tai Tzu Ying belong?

  1. Japan
  2. China
  3. South Korea
  4. Chinese Taipei

Answer (4)

Which city in China will be the host for 2022 Asian Games?

  1. Shanghai
  2. Hangzhou
  3. Guangzhou
  4. Shenzhen

Answer (2)

 Who of the following became the first Indian to win a gold medal in women’s heptathlon at the Asian Games?

  1. Swapna Barman
  2. Dutee Chand
  3. Hima Das
  4. Sudha Singh

Answer (1)

Which of the following was the motto of the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. Games for Peace
  2. Light of Asia
  3. To the world, with love
  4. Energy of Asia

Answer (4)

 Which of the following is the medals tally in gold, silver, bronze order of India at the 2018 Asian Games?

  1. 15, 24, 30
  2. 14, 25, 30
  3. 15, 23, 32
  4. 14, 22, 35

Answer (1)

 Who of the following Indian singers performed at the closing ceremony of 2018 Asian Games?

  1. Sonu Nigam
  2. Siddhartha Slathia
  3. Arijit Singh
  4. Mika Singh

Answer (2)

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