History Quiz 9

1. Some of the important Mahajanapadas of the 6thC BC to 4thC BC and their wellknown rulers are given here:
I. Kosala-Udayana
II. Magadha-Ajatshatru
III. Avanti-Pradyota
IV. Vatsa-Prasenajita Select the code for correct pair/s:




Answer is D)


2. Arrange the following in chronological order. A. Formation of the interim government B. Recall of Lord Linlithgow C. Cabinet Mission D. Cripps Mission E. Lord Wavell’s proposals F. Mountbatten Plan




Answer is B)


3. Some of the important milestones in the history of Dalit movement in India are as follows:

I. Temple entry movement: Vaikom Satyagraha
II. Advocacy of marriage without brahmin priest, forcible temple entry, burning of the manusmriti and atheism: Self Respect movement
III. Proclamation of the need to save the Dalits from the hypocritical Brahmins and their opportunistic scriptures: Satya ShodhakSamaj
IV. Foundation of an anti-Brahmin platform in Mysore: PrajaMitraMandali Select the code for correct pairs:





Answer is B)


4. ‘Home Charges’ were




Answer is B)


5.Federation, Indian responsibility, reservation and safeguards were the three lynchpins of?




Answer is D)


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

I. The English were granted a Farman by Aurangzeb in 1691, which exempted the British company from paying customs duties in Bengal.
II. The Mughal emperor Farukhsiyar, in 1717, granted the English another farman, thus extending the privilege to British in Gujarat and Deccan.
III. The British brought silver bullion and copper to pay for transactions, helping the smooth functioning of the Mughal revenue system and increasing the benefits of local artisans and traders.





Answer is D)


7. Who was appointed the first Governor of Deogiri after its annexation by the Sultanate?




Answer is D)


8. Who among the following was the patron of the Kota school of painting?




Answer is C)


9. The principle that distinguishes Jainism from Buddhism is the




Answer is D)


10. Gokaldas Tejpal Sanskrit Pathshala was the place where ?




Answer is D)


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