Indian History MCQ: General Studies Important for Competitive Exams Part 64

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Q. Recently the term ‘EKUVERIN’ was in news for which of the following reason?

(a) It was the operation carried out by Indian army on Indo- Myanmar borders to his Naga militants.

(b) It was a rescue operation of the Indian Armed Forces to evacuate Indian citizens and foreign nationals during the Yemen Crisis.

(c) It is an e bilateral annual military exercise between Indian army and Maldives National Defense forces.

(d) It was a rescue operation by the Indian Armed Forces to evacuate people from recent floods in Tamil Nadu.

Answer: (a)

Q. With reference to ′ Shrines (guild) , which were associations formed by crafts persons and merchants, consider the following statements:

1. They find reference in Mandatory stone inscription.

2. They provided training, procured raw material and distributed the finished product.

3. They also served as banks.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1and 2only

(b) 1and 3only

(c) 3only

(d) 1,2and3

Answer: (B)

Q. With reference to India՚s tradition and culture, what is ‘Lai Paraiba’ ?

(a) It is an ancient martial art and a living tradition in some parts of South India.

(b) It is an ancient form of dance- drama in the North-eastern part of Assam.

(c) It is an event of bull- fighting similar to Jallikattu.

(d) Lai Paraiba is a Manipuri festival celebrated to please traditional deities.

Answer: (D)

Q. With reference to the Manipuri dance, consider the following statements:

1. The cult of Raha and Krishna, particularly the racial, is central to its central theme.

2. It incorporates both tardive and lays.

3. It is based on the devotional songs composed by Topsides and Akbar.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1and 2only

(b) 3only

(c) 2and 3only

(d) 1,2and3

Answer: (c)

Q. Consider the following pairs.

Consider the Following Pairs
List - IList - II
1. Humayun NameGulbadan Begum
2. Alamgirpur NameMuhammad Karim
3. Akbar NameAbdul Fall

Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?

(a) 1and 2only

(b) 3only

(c) 2and 3only

(d) 1,2and3

Answer: (D)

Q. Consider the following statements regarding Inscriptions:

1. The study of development of scripts is called epigraphy.

2. The study of inscriptions is called palaeography.

3. An inscription is not free from later interpolations

Which of the statement given above is/are not correct?

(a) 1and 3only

(b) 1only

(c) 2and 3only

(d) 1,2and

Answer: (B)

Q. With reference to the reasons behind the decline of the Vijayanagara Empire, consider the following statements:

1. Strain in the imperial structure following the death of Krishadeve Raya.

2. Rebelliousness amongst military chiefs.

3. Invasion by the Mughals.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1and 2only

(b) 2and 3only

(c) 1and 3only

(d) 1,2and

Answer: (a)

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