Civils History MCQ-19

History Quiz UPSC Civils Prelims,IAS Exam,RPSC,MPPSC,UPPSC,SSC

The fourth Buddhist council was held in Kashmir under the ledearship

(A) Bindhusara
(B) Ashoka
(C) Kunal
(D) Kanishka

The university of nalanda was set up by which gupta rulers

(A) Kumargupta II
(B) Kumargupta I
(C) chandragupta I
(D) samundragupta

consider the following statement about Sher Shan抯 administration:
1. He divided his empire into sarkes which were futher subdivided into pargans
2. The sarkes and the pargons were directly administrion bt sher shan without the help of any other officials
Which of the following statements given is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2

consider the following statement
1. Bg tilak founded the home rule league in april 1916 in maharasthra
2. Nc kelkar was not associated with the home rule movement
Which of the following statements given is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2

consider the following statements about syed ahmed khan the founder of muhamandan anglo-oriental collage Aligarh
1. He was astauch supporter of Indian national congress
2.Muhammadan anglo oriental collage was set up with the objectives of promoting learing of Islamic learing among the muslim
Which of the following statements given is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2

Which of the following statements about rig veda is not correct

(A) Deities were worshipped through prayer and sacrificial rituals
(B) the gods are presented as poewer ful who could be made to intervence in the world of men via the perforamence of sacrifices
(C) the gods were supported to partake of the offering as they were consumed by the frie
(D) the scarifices were preformed in the temples

which one of the following statements about ancient Indian mahajanapadas is correct?

(A) All mahajanapadas were oligarchies where power was exercised by a group of people
(B) All mahajanapadas were located in eastern India
(C) The gods were supposed to partake of the offering as they were consumed by the fire
(D) Buddhist and jaina texts list sixteen Mahajanapadas

The only inscribed stine of emperor Ashoka has been found at

(A) Sanchi
(B) Amravathi
(C) Kanganahalli
(D) Ajanta

which one of the following statements was a temple built by the chola king?

(A) Brithadiswara temple Tanjavur
(B) Meenakshi temple Madurai
(C) Srirangam temple Thiruchirapalli
(D) Durga temple Aihole

which one of the following was not associated with the activites of the theosophical society?

(A) Madame H P Blavatsky
(B) A O Hume
(C) col.H S Olcott
(D) Annine Besant

consider the following statements about the frist session of the Indian nation congress
1.it was held in Bombay in 1885
2. Surendranath banerji could not attend the session due to the simultaneous session of the India national conferences
Which of the following statements given is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2

consider the following statements from Kalhana抯 Rajataranagini
1.the common people ate rice and utpala saka
2. Harsha introduced into Kashmir a genral dresss befitting a king shich included a long coat
Which of the following statements given is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2

Match of the following
a. kltab-al-hind
1. Ibn battuta
b. rehla
2. Al-biruni
c. hamayun nama
3. Lahori
d. badshan nama
4. Gulbadan begum
codes: A B C D

(A) 2 4 1 3
(B) 3 1 4 2
(C) 3 4 1 2
(D) 2 1 4 3

Which of the following statements is/are correct
1. Sarvana Blagola is famous for its jain heritage and history
2. Ajanta is famous for jaina sculptures and paintings
3. Mamallapuran is famous for its rock-cut monolithic Buddhist temples
select the correct answer the code given below

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 2
(D) 2 and 3

Which of the following movements were led by mahatma Gandhi?
1. Champaran movement
2. Salt sathyagara
3. Quit india movement
4. Tebhanga movement
select the correct answer the code given below

(A) 2 and 3
(B) 2,3 and 4
(C) 1 and 4
(D) 1,2 and 3

Match of the following
Temple
Town
a. kaliasanathar
1. Bhubaneswar
b. Lingaraj
2. Khajuraho
c. kandariya mahadev
3. Mount abu
d. Dilwara
4. Kanchipuram
codes: A B C D

(A) 4 2 1 3
(B) 4 1 2 3
(C) 3 1 2 4
(D) 3 2 1 4