UPPSC Prelims General Studies 2011 Paper (Part 11 of 15)

  1. Buddha had delivered Maximum sermons at

    1. Vaishali

    2. Sravasti

    3. Kaushambi

    4. Rajgriha

    Answer: n/a

  2. Consider the following statement and select the correct answer from the code given below:

    1. Vikrarn Samvat began in 58 BC.

    2. Saka Samvat began in 319 AD.

    3. Gupta era began in 319 AD.

    4. The era of Muslim rule in India began in 1192 AD.

    Code:

    1. 1 and 2

    2. 3 and 4

    3. 1, 2 and 3

    4. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    Answer: n/a

  3. Which one of the following rulers established embassies in foreign countries on modern lines?

    1. Haider Ali

    2. Mir Qasim

    3. Shah Alam II

    4. Tipu Sultan

    Answer: n/a

  4. Who among the following was the one to have escaped being hanged in the ‘Kakori Conspiracy Case’

    1. Ashfaqullah Khan

    2. Rajendra Lahiri

    3. Ram Prasad Bismil

    4. Chandra Shekhar Azad

    Answer: n/a

  5. Who among the following attended all the three Round Table Conferences?

    1. Jawaharlal Nehru

    2. B R Ambedkar

    3. Vallabh Bhai Patel

    4. Rajendra Prasad

    Answer: n/a

  6. Which Sultan of Delhi imposed Jaziya on the Brahmins also?

    1. Balban

    2. Firoz Tughlaq

    3. Allauddin Khilji

    4. Mohammad bin Tughlaq

    Answer: n/a

  7. Who among the following was the founder of Agra?

    1. Balban

    2. Bahlol Lodhi

    3. Sikandar Lodhi

    4. Firoz Tughlaq

    Answer: n/a

  8. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

      • Ajmer
      • Quuwal
      • Al
      • Islam
      • Jaunpur
      • Atala Mosque
      • Malwa
      • Jahaz Mahal
      • Gulbarga
      • Jama Masjid

    Answer: n/a

  9. Who among the following leaders of the Revolution of 1857 had the real name of Ram Chandra Pandurang?

    1. Kunwar Singh

    2. Nana Saheb

    3. Tatiya Tope

    4. Mangal Pandey

    Answer: n/a

  10. Who among the following led the agitation against the Partition of Bengal (1905)?

    1. Surendranath Banerjee

    2. C R Das

    3. Ashutosh Mukherjee

    4. Rabindra Nath Tagore

    Answer: n/a