Indian History MCQ: General Studies Important for Uttar Pradesh PSC Exam Part 65

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Q. With reference to society during Rig Vedic age, consider the following statements:

1. The society was classified on the basis of profession and not on the basis of birth.

2. The occupations had then become hereditary

3. The members of the same family took same professions and thus belonged to same vamps.

Which of the statements given below is/are correct?

(a) 1and 3only

(b) 1only

(c) 2and 3only

(d) 1,2and 3only

Answer: (B)

Q. With reference to National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE) , consider the following statements:

1. It is an autonomous institution under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.

It seeks to find solution for improvements in wind energy by carrying out research activities.

3. As per the National offshore Wind policy, It will carry our allocation of offshore wind energy blocks.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1only

(b) 1and 2only

(c) 2and 3only

(d) 1,2and 3only

Answer: (D)

Q. Which of the following fashion accessories were used but the people of Indus valley civilization?

1. Earring

2. Necklace

3. Lipstick

4. Face powder

5. Eyeliner

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1,2and 3only

(b) 3and 4only

(c) 1,2, 3and 5only

(d) 1,2, 3,4 and5

Answer: (d)

Q. Which of the following Buddhist doctrines was/were taught in the Nalanda University?

1. Theravada

2. Mahayana

3. Vajrayanism

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1only

(b) 1and 2only

(c) 2and 3only

(d) 1,2and3

Answer: (c)

Q. Consider the following conditions/criteria՚s before awarding Sahitya Akademi Award:

1. The work must be published in any of the languages recognized under Schedule VIII of the constitution.

2. The author can of any nationality.

3. The award can be given posthumous.

4. The work must be published during the five years prior to the year immediately preceding the year of the award.

Which of the conditions/criteria՚s given above is/are correct?

(a) 1and 2only

(b) 1,2and 3only

(c) 3and 4only

(d) 1,3and 4only

Answer: (A)

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