History Quiz 3

1. To which professions did the earlier leaders who struggled for the freedom of India mainly belonge?




Answer is B)


2. Some of the important-peasant revolts of the 19th colonial India and their leaders were as follows:

I. Santhal Rebellion-Sido and Kanhu
II. Khonds of Ghumusar-Chakra Bisoi
III. Savare Rebellion-Radhakrishna Dandasena
IV. Pabna Uprising-Kesab Chandra Roy
Select the code for correct statements:




Answer is B)


3. Tick the incorrect statement(s) out of the following:

I. Defensively, Mohenjodaro was a well fortified city.
II. Writers like Mortimer Wheeler believed that the Indus Valley Civilization was destroyed by the Aryan invaders.
III. Copper and iron implements included farming implements and tools, weapons, ornaments and vessels.




Answer is D)


4.Which one among the following depicts the correct meaning of the term Tins-i-Kamil concerning crops in Mughal India?




Answer is C)


5.How the Indus valley civilization declined? Give correct reasons contributed to the decline of civilization.

I. Due to fall in foreign trade continuously
II. Due to changing monsoon, the scarcity of rains.
III. Due to ruling of weak foreign powers.
IV. Due to the animals used the pasturs in excess. Which of the above is / are correct




Answer is D)


6. At Puhar or Kaveripumpattinam a great festival, described vividly by the Sangam Epic, was held in honour of Lord:




Answer is D)


7. The term torana in temple terminology implies?




Answer is C)


8. The salient feature of the Rigvedic religion Was ?




Answer is A)


9. Who among the following is the king of ancient India referred to by modern writers as a monk in a King’s garb?




Answer is A)


10. The Cabinet Mission Plan for India envisaged a ?




Answer is B)


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