History Quiz 1

1. Which of the following was not one of the better known agricultural products of the Sangam Age ?




Answer is B)


2. Which of the following statement(s) is/ are found to be incorrect ?

I. The Deoband Movement began in 1867, with an aim of uniting all Muslims, to preach the basic principles of Islam and to educate Muslims.

II. The Khalsa College was established in 189 in Amritsar by Dayal Das who led the Sikh Movement.

III. Swami Vivekananda, a priest at a temple in Dakshineswar near Calcutta, emphasized that there are many roads to God and Salvation and that service to man was service to God.




Answer is A)


3. The Indus Valley people venerated the ?




Answer is A)


4. Consider the following statements: AlBeruni’s Kitab-ul-Hind is ?
1. A sympathic study of Indian civilization.
2. Mainly a political history of India.
3. Critical of Mahmud Ghaznavi’ s plundering raids of India.
4. Mainly a study of India’s cultural, social and intellectual history. Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?




Answer is D)


5. Rock Edict XIII (also known as Separate Rock Edict, because it is not found elsewhere) is regarded as one of the most important documents of Ashokan history, because: ?




Answer is D)


6. The region of Aikhanum in Bactria has yielded the image of which of the following Kushana king ?




Answer is A)


7. The term Dravidian refers to a stratum of Indian population who can be classified as ?




Answer is C)


8. What was/were the object/objects of Queen Victoria’s Proclamation (1858) ?

1. To disclaim any intention to annex Indian States

2. To place the Indian administration under the British Crown

3. To regulate East India Company’s trade with India Select the correct answer using the code given below.




Answer is D)


9. Which of the following statement(s) is/ are found to be correct ?

I. The history of Chalukyas, the Karnataka rulers, is classified into three eras: Early Western Eraknown as the Chalukyas of Badami, Later Western Era-known as the Chalukyas of Gurujobalert Gurujobalert.com SSConlineexam.com Current Affairs Today Kalyani and the Eastern Chalukya Era-known as the Chalukyas of Vengi.

II. Pulakeshin I was the first independent ruler of Badami with Vatapi in Bijapur as his capital.

III. Pulakeshin II defeated the mighty Harsha of Kanauj and won the three kingdoms of Maharashtra, Konkana and Karnata.




Answer is B)


10. During the time of Alauddin’s invasion, Warangal was ruled by ?




Answer is D)


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