KBC Questions and Answers 2020: Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 12 Today Questions and Answers

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KBC Questions and Answers 2020 - Kaun Banega Crorepati has finally made a come back with its 12th season. Amid a pandemic, the megastar had already started shooting for the show, and several glimpses of his on-set avatar had surfaced online. Scroll down to read more about KBC Questions and Answers, KBC Live Questions, Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 12 Today Questions and Answers and everything about Kaun Banega Crorepati. 

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KBC is one of the longest-running television shows that keeps fans glued to their screens. Also, with the Big B talking to the contestant, who appear from all walks of life, and sharing his life experiences while also sharing some memorable anecdotes makes this show indeed an audience-favourite one. With some developments that were made during the show, from deleting the audience poll to giving contestants a video-a-friend option, the show has become a breath of fresh air for all the viewers. The first contestant who got through the Fastest Finger First question was Aarti Jagtap, who is an engineering student from Madhya Pradesh. Aarti had reached the 12th question and had won Rs 6,40,000, after which she decided to quit the show.

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  22th October

Q1. Which dish is said to have ‘chaar yaar’?

Ans. Khichdi

Q2. Which is the feature of the recession?

Ans. Unemployment

Q3. What was the Good news in Good Newzz film?

Ans. Pregnancy

Q4. What is blood mostly made of?

Ans. Plasma

Q5. What was the first category of products sold on Amazon.com?

Ans. Books

Q6. Which actress is among a group of film professionals from India who was invited to Oscars 2020?

Ans. Alia Bhatt

Q7. Which 2018 film is inspired by the folk legend of Karnataka called NAale Baa, which means ‘come tomorrow’ in Kannada?

Ans. Stree

Q8. Which Indian batsmen have scored two double centuries in back to backtest series in 2019?

Ans. Mayank Aggarwal

Q9. Which Lok Sabha constituency has been represented by a son, his mother, and his father?

Ans. Chhindwara

Q10. According to a popular tale, which phrase is used for a place where there is extreme chaos?

Ans. Andher Nagri

Q11. Which ingredient is mixed in milk is a popular home remedy for healing any internal injury?

Ans. Turmeric

Q12. Which field position in cricket is closest to batmans on strike?

Ans. Silly point

Q13. If you add a millennium, a century, a decade, a year, then what you get?

Ans. 1111

Q14. Which state and its capital city is not matched?

Ans. Rajasthan- Jodhpur

Q15. Which company developed the drug Remedesivir which has been tested as a specific treatment for COVID-19, and has been authorized for emergency use in the USA?

Ans. Gilead Sciences

Q16. According to the Devi Bhagwat, to which god or goddess did Lord Rama give the real Devi Sita as an inheritance during their exile as he sensed that the war with Ravana was nearing?

Ans. Agnidev

Q17. Who is seen signing an important document on behalf of India in this photo? (Visual question) 

Ans. J S Aurora

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  21th October

Q1. Who is the first Indian to become the world number 1 women’s tennis player in doubles?

Ans. Sania Mirza

Q2. Which is the largest island in the world?

Ans. Greenland

Q3. Located on Mount Jabal al-Noor, in which cave is Prophet Muhammad believed to have received the first revelation of the Quran?

Ans. Hira

Q4. Once known as Kanyakubja, of which great emperor was Kannauj once the capital?

Ans. Harshvardhan

Q5. Which of these mother and daughter pairs has served as governors of states?

Ans. Sarojini & Padmaja Naidu

Q6. Which of these nations became the first Arab nation to send a probe to Mars in July 2020?

Ans. UAE

Q7. What was the real name of Begum Hazrat Mahal who led the revolt in Lucknow in 1857?

Ans. Muhammadi Khanum

Q8. temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is pivotal in the narrative of which of these films?

Ans. Kedarnath

Q9. Which flour is a common ingredient in the following dishes: Kadhi, Pitod Ki Sabji, and Gatte Ki Sabji?

Ans. Gram Flour

Q10. While doing an online transaction, which of these numbers is received on the registered mobile number?

Ans. OTP

Q11. Which singer, popular as ‘Dandiya Queen’, has sung songs like ‘Yaad Piya Ki Aane Lagi’ and ‘Meri Chunar Udd Udd Jaye’?

Ans. Falguni Phathak

Q12. What is the naturally occurring phenomenon called?

Ans. Tornado

Q13. What does the word ‘Vrinda’ mean, in the name ‘Vrindavan’, a place related to Lord Krishna?

Ans. Tulsi.

Q14.  The politician personality heard in this audio clip served as the chief minister of which state or union territory?

Ans. Rajasthan

Q15. Whose last film in a leading role was ‘Angrezi Medium’?

Ans. Irrfan Khan

Q16. Which of these is the cause for Japanese encephalitis?

Ans. Virus

Q17. Which Mughal palace and fort complex, built during the reign of Akbar, can be seen in this image?

Ans. Fatehpur Sikra

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  20th October

Q1. The prayer in the audio clip is dedicated to which god?

Ans. Lord Ganesha

Q2. For which population group does UNICEF work?

Ans. Children

Q3. Identify the novel from its cover?

Ans. The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Q4. To which service did this leader belong, immediately before becoming a politician?

Ans. IAS

Q5. In January 2020, RBI launched which mobile app for the visually impaired to help them identify the denomination of Indian banknotes?


Q6. Who is the Democratic candidate for the US presidential election going to be held in November 2020?

Ans. Joe Biden

Q7. Which of these elements is named after the creator of the periodic table?

Ans. Mendelevium

Q8. The mystic poet Mirabai was married to Bhoj Raj, the crown prince of which princely region?

V. Mewar

Q9. Which of these posts did C Rajagopalachari never hold in his career?

Ans. Vice President of India

Q10. Who was the highest wicket-taker for India in the 2020 Women’s T20 World Cup?

Ans. Poonam Yadav

Q11. Who was the first Indian civilian to fly the F16 Falcon fighter aircraft in India?

Ans. Ratan Tata

Q12. Which of these is made wholly from dried milk?

Ans. Khoya

Q13. In Islam, Mahr is a gift given during which of the following occasions?

Ans. Marriage

Q14. The word ‘Baghban’ refers to which profession?

Ans. Gardener

Q15. Which of these is a glove puppet tradition, performed in and around Lucknow?

Ans. Gulabo-Sitabo

Q16. Th film which features this song is based on whose life?

Ans. Anand Kumar

Q17. Which Premchand story is this line from: ‘Maasik vetan toh purnmaasi ka chand’?

Ans. Namak Ka Daroga

Q18. By what name do we better know the choreographer Nirmala Nagpal?

Ans. Saroj Khan

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  19th October

Q1. Which of these are used to make ‘aamchoor’ powder?

Ans. Dried raw unripe mangoes

Q2. In which of these sports can a team get ‘all-out’?

Ans. Kabaddi

Q3.In terms of road traffic signs, what is the shape of a ‘stop’ sign?

Ans. Octagon

Q4. Anarkali, Kafta, Angrakha are types of which clothing item?

Ans. Kurti

Q5. In the climax scene of the film ‘DDLJ’, Simran grabs Raj’s hand to board a moving what?

Ans. Rail

Q6. Which of these mythological couples were married through a swayamvar ceremony?

Ans. Sita-Ram

Q7. If you were eating a preparation in ‘tambda rassa’ or ‘pandhra rassa’, you are eating a dish that traditionally belongs to which of these regions?

Ans. Kohlapur

Q8. Which is the only Indian state where you would find this in its natural habitat?

Ans. Gujarat

Q9. Who is the director of the film that featured this song?

Ans. Basu Chatterjee

Q10. Who is the personality, seen during his days as a student leader?

Ans. Arun Jaitley

Q12. Which of these temples in south India is mainly dedicated to a form of Lord Vishnu?

Ans. Venkateswara Temple, Tirumala

Q13. Which celebrity has daughters by the names of Renee and Alisah?

Ans. Sushmita Sen

Q14. Which of these rivers flows through three Asian countries namely China (Tibet), India and Pakistan?

Ans. Indus

Q15. Which of these brands was launched by Karsanbhai Patel and named after his daughter?

Ans. Nirma

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  16th October 

Q1. Which even scheduled to be held in Japan in 2020, has been postponed because if Coronavirus?

Ans. Asian games

Q2. Which state is India’s biggest jute producer?

Ans. West Bengal

Q3. According to the Puranas, which of the following are brothers?

Ans. Shani- Yama

Q4. Which post is common to Jagjivan Ram, LK Advani, Charan Singh and Devi Lal?

Ans. Deputy Prime Minister

Q5. In which language did Kalhan compose Rajatarangini, one of the earliest indigenously recorded historical chronicles in India?

Ans. Sanskrit

Q6. Which Union Territory has been served by the maximum number of women Lieutenant Governors?

Ans. Puducherry

Q7. Which Nobel laureate gave a letter of recommendation to Vikram Sarabhai when he went to study at Cambridge University?

Ans. Rabindranath Tagore

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  15th October 

Q1. What is the state animal of Himachal Pradesh?

Ans Snow Leopard

Q2.  The Indian national calendar is based on which Era?

Ans Saka

Q3. Which pair from Ramanand Sagar’s TV show Ramayana is incorrect?

Ans. Dara Singh- Sugriva

Q4. Which team won the 2019-2020 Ranji trophy?

Ans Saurashtra

Q5. Border film is based on which battle or war between India and Pakistan?

Ans. Battle of Longewala

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  12th October 

Q1 Muh mitha karna’ is an expression of which emotion?

Ans Happiness

Q2  Which of these apps released by the Indian government gives out information regarding coronavirus to increase awareness among the citizens?

Ans Arogya Setu

Q3 Which of these is a Hindi serial about a Gujarati family that shares its name with a dish made of rice and lentils?

Ans Khichdi

Q4 Which of these is a non-renewable source of energy?

Ans Natural Gas

Q5 The girl in this picture is wearing a dress traditional to which state or union territory?

Ans Jammu & Kashmir

Q6 According to ancient Hindu scriptures, by which of the following names was Sita not known?

Ans Sunayana

Q7  In which film did this song feature?

Ans Commando 3

Q8 Which novel by Dharamvir Bharati about a young student, Chander, who falls in love with Sudha, the daughter of his college professor?

Ans Gunaaho Ka Devta

Q9  Kamala Harris is the first politician of Indian descent to be a nominated candidate for vice-present of which country?

Ans United States 

Q10 Malala Yousufzai, the youngest Nobel peace prize winner, has graduated from which of these universities?

Ans Oxford University

Q11.Which cricketer can be heard narrating this incident in this audio clip?

Ans Yuvraj Singh

Q12 At an event during which movement during the freedom struggle did Aruna Asaf Ali hoist the Indian independence flag at Gowalia Tank Maidan in Bombay?

Ans Quit India Movement

Q13 What kind of thermometer is used to measure temperatures in the Arctic region?

Ans Alcohol

Q14. During the Kargil War 1999, what was the codename of the operation run by the Indian Navy?

Ans Operation Talwar

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  9th October 

Q1 Which country’s parliament in 2020 approved a new map of their country showing Indian territories of Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura as a part of it?

Answer: Nepal

Q2. Which is not a part of Char Dham yatra?

Answer: Vaishno Devi

Q3 In the Mahabharata, at the end of the lesson on weapons, who did Dronacharya tell his Pandava and Kaurava students to capture and bring to him as a gift?

Answer: Dhrupad

Q4. In 2020 who became the first Indian to be awarded the Richard Dawkins Award, which was instituted by Atheist Alliance of America?

Answer: Javed Akhtar

Q5 Which nationwide movement was launched on August 7, 1905, the day now celebrated as National Handloom Day in the country?

Answer: Swadeshi Movement

Q6. Who holds the record for the most medals won by a woman at the Olympics?

Answer: Larisa Latynina

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  8th October 

Q1: According to the Valmiki Ramayana, what colour garment was Sitaji wearing when abducted, that Hanumanji found her still wearing in captivity at Ashik Vatika?

Answer: Yellow  

Q2:At which place in India do the Bay of Bengal, Indian ocean and Arabian Sea meet each other? 

Answer:  Kanyakumari   

Q3:Who became the first woman badminton player from India to hold world no.1 ranking? 

Answer: Saina Nehwal 

Q4:Numaligarh, Bongaigaon and Digboi in Assam are known for which of these plants? 

Answer: Oil Refineries 

Q5: About which forest did the poet Bhawani Prasad Mishra write these lines, "___ ke ghane jungle, need mein doobe huye se unhate anmane jungle"? 

Answer: Satpura 

Q6: To which aerobatic team does this aircraft, flying upside down, belong? (visual question) 

Answer: Surya Kiran

Q7: During the Quit India Movement in 1942, Jayaprakash Narayan managed to escape from which of these jails along with his colleagues?  

Answer: Hazaribagh Jail 

Q8: Who was the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh when in 2000, Chhattisgarh was carved out from it and became a new state? 

Answer: Digvijaya Singh 

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers -  7th October 

Q1: Who is this tech entrepreneur and CEO of the electric vehicle company, Tesla?

Answer: Elon Musk

Q2: Which of these places is known as the ‘Banana City of India’?

Answer: Jalgoan

Q3: Which city hosted the Filmfare Awards ceremony in 2020, the first time the awards function was held outside Mumbai?

Answer: Guwahati

Q4: What is the name of the 2.8 km long freight train started by the Indian Railways in July 2020?

Answer: Shesh Naag

Q5: The wife and son of which of these actors are both members of the current Lok Sabha?

Answer: Dharmendra

Q6: Who established SNDT University, the first women’s university in India?

Answer: Dhundo Keshav Karve

Q7: Which planet does not spin on its axis like other planets but rather spins at a 90-degree angle from the plane of its orbit?

Answer: Uranus

Q8: Which of these days was celebrated in a special way in 1905 to protest against the partition of Bengal and to show unity among people?

Answer: Raksha Bandhan

Q9: Which of these animals produces the ‘dhenchu dhenchu’ sound?

Answer: Donkey

Q3: By what name is this food item known?

Answer: Jhalmuri

Q10: Which All India Service do ranks like DGP, IGP?

Answer: Indian Police Service

Q11: According to Hindu scriptures, which of these pairs is not one of ‘bua-bhatija’?

Answer: Subhadra-Balaram

Q12: How did captain Sourav Ganguly react when India won the 2002 NatWest Trophy?

Answer: Took off his shirt

Q13: The song has been picturised on which two actors?

Answer: Hrithik Roshan-Tiger Shroff

Q14: Between the 17th and 20th centuries, the absolute monarchs of which of these present-day places were referred to as ‘Chogyal’?

Answer: Sikkim

Q15: Which of these was developed by Tim Berners-Lee?

Answer: World Wide Web

Q16: Which of these parts of our body as adults have the maximum number of bones?

Answer: Hand

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers

1. The first question was: 'The term 'app' in the context of what we say the mobile app is a shortened form of which word?' The answer was 'Application.' Aarti answered it correctly and won INR 1000.
2. Aarti answered the second question, which was about Sushant Singh Rajput. The audio was played that featured the title song from the film 'Dil Bechara; The movie starred the late actor and Sanjana Sanghi in lead roles. Aarti had answered it correctly, but Big B went on a nostalgic ride remembering the 'dardnaak.' tragedy.
3. The third question: 'This photograph was taken at the trailer launch of a film about which ISRO mission? ' The contestant answered this correctly as well. The answer is 'Mangalayan.'
4. The next question for Aarti, 'In which city is this historical monument located?' The answer was 'Amritsar.'
5. The 6th question: 'Which river passes through marble stones in Bhedaghat in Madhya Pradesh?' The answer was 'Narmada River.' Aarti was not able to answer this question and used her first lifeline to flip the problem and got through. She was asked 'Which actor has a film production company that has the name of spice in its name.' The answer is 'Shah Rukh Khan.' Aarti answered this correctly undoubtedly. 
6. The next question was 'A professional examination board popularly called Vyapam conducts various tests for admission to professional courses in which of these states?' Aarti used a video-a-friend lifeline and answered it correctly. She said, 'Chattisgarh.' For this, Aarti won Rs 80,000. 
7. She then came to the last question of the first level. The 9th question was 'According to Mahabharata, who among these was not Arjun's wife?' Aarti used her next lifeline, expert advice, and said 'Devika.'
8. The next question was 'In 1984, the release of which chemical led to Bhopal Gas tragedy?' Aarti answered it correctly, saying, 'Methyl Isocyanate.'
9. Aarti was not able to answer the 12th question, which was for Rs 12,50,000. The problem was 'Who invented the telescope in 1608?' The answer is 'Hans Lippershey.' As she wasn't sure about the answer, Aarti decided to quit the show and took home INR 6,40,000.
10. The INR 6,40,000 that Aarti answered correctly was for 'Written by former Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan, the book 'Matoshree' is based on which Indian woman's life?' The answer was 'Rani Ahilyabai Holkar.'
 Aarti answered a total of 11 questions and won INR 6,40,000. She used all her lifelines and decided to quit the show finally. Later, the Fastest Finger First question was asked where Sonu Kumar Gupta won. 
Sonu Kumar Gupta from Uttar Pradesh, working as a service technician for the past ten years. 
Sonu reached question 5, after which he became the roll-over contestant. His last question on today's episode was 'Which of these songs about rain does not have any rain sequence?' The correct answer was 'Ghanana Ghanana from Lagaan.' For this, Sonu took his first lifeline 50-50 and opted for the right answer.

KBC 2020 Questions and Answers - FAQ's

1. Who is the host for Kaun Banega Crorepati this year?

KBC is one of the longest-running television shows that keeps fans glued to their screens. Also, with the Big B talking to the contestant, who appear from all walks of life, and sharing his life experiences while also sharing some memorable anecdotes makes this show indeed an audience-favourite one.

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