Competitive Exams: History MCQs (Practice-Test 124 of 130)

  1. A compilation called Manasollasa or Abhilasitarthacintamani which contains a precious section on music and dance was made by

    1. Kalidasa

    2. Sudraka

    3. Somesvara

    4. Bhavabhutti

  2. Consider the following statements:

    1. The Kailasa temple of Ellora has a Dravidian style of architecture.

    2. Two temple at Dilwara on Mount Abu are crowned by Sikhara in the style of Khajuraho temples.

    Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2

  3. Among the following, which one is appropriately attributed to Nimbarkacarya?

    1. Dvaitadvaita

    2. Dvaita

    3. Suddhadvaita Vedants

    4. Vissitadvaita

  4. Con Consider the following statements:

    1. Muhammad Nadir Samarqandi was a painter in the court of Humayum.

    2. Tuzuk-i-Baburi written by Babur in Turkish was translated into Persian by Abdur Rahim Khan-i-Khanan.

    Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2

  5. Which among the following was not a demand of the participants in the Royal Indian Navy Uprising (1946)

    1. Equal pay for both Indian and white sailors

    2. Release of INA and other political prisoners

    3. Arrest of the British Prime Minister

    4. Indianization of the Navy

  6. Consider the following statements:

    1. From 1955, USSR gave full support to the Indian position on Kashmir and from 1956 used or threatened to use its veto in the UN Security Council to block resolutions unfavourable to India on Kashmir

    2. The US supported India in the UN on the integration of Goa.

    Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2

  7. Which of the following was the pen-name of Mughal princess Jahanara?

    1. Bedil

    2. Dagh

    3. Makhft

    4. Nazir

  8. Consider the following statements regarding Muhammad Tughluq:

    1. Isami and Ibn-i-Battuta testify to his having private discussions with jogis.

    2. There is an evidence about his participation in the festival of Holi.

    Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2

  9. Consider the following statements about Medieval Indian craftsmen:

    1. The rural artisans like oil pressers, indigo and saltpeter workers and sugar manufacturers were only part-time artisans.

    2. There were artisans'villages which specialized in producing cloth for export.

    Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2

  10. With references to the Government of India Act, 1935, consider the following statements:

    1. As per the Act, in the Governors'Provinces, diarchy was abolished and Provincial Autonomy introducted.

    2. All the Provincial legislatures consisted of only one chamber called Legislative Assembly.

    Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

    1. 1 only

    2. 2 only

    3. Both 1 and 2

    4. Neither 1 nor 2