General Awareness: Indian History Online Test

Samudragupta’s achievements are eulogized in the
Kalinga edict
Allahabad Prasuti
India
None of the above
Sanchi portrays the art and sculpture of the
Jains
Buddhists
Muslims
Christians
Sculptures of the Mathura School of art which flourished in the early centuries of the Christian era are made out of
Marble
Red sand stone
Granite
Slate stone
Saundarananda, which is a fine example of Sanskrit kavya was composed by
Patanjali
Asvaghosha
Panini
Kalidasa
Shahjahan ascended the Mughal throne in
1625 AD
1626 AD
1627 AD
1628 AD
Ala-ud-din Khilji became the sultan of Delhi in 1296 AD after treacherously murdering his uncle and patron. Who was this patron?
Jalal-ud-din Firoz
Nasir-ud-din Khusrau Shah
Ghiasu-ud-din Balban
Qutub-ud-din Mubarak
Shahjahan’s reign is regarded as a ‘glorious epoch’ in the history of the Mughal empire. Which one of the following has given lasting glory to his reign?
Growth of trade and commerce and increase in national wealth
Conquests in the Deccan and increase in the number of Mughal subahs
Architecture
Administration and better financial management
Shankarcharya, the founder of the Bhakti movement belonged to
Maharashtra
Assam
Bengal
South India
Alberuni in his kitabul Hind had particularly appreciated the Indians for a very high degree of proficiency in
Exchanging and communicating their knowledge
Raising a powerful business class
Construction of tanks and reservoirs at holy places
Miniature paintings
Shankarcharya, the great Hindu philosopher and teacher of the eighth century AD, advocated
atheism
Monism
Theism
None of the above
The first Sangam was held at
Kapatapuram
Tolkapattanam
Old Mathura
Kanchi
Albuquergue captured Goa from the ruler of
Bijapur
Golkonda
Ahmednagar
Vijayanagar
Sharada Act was enacted to prevent which of the following
Bigamy
Sati
Dowry
Child marriage
Alfonso de Albuquerque conquered Goa in
1490 AD
1500 AD
1510 AD
1520 AD
Sher Shah Suri is best known
For the organization of the system of civil administration
As an outstanding army general
For his quality of tolerance toward all religions
For introducing the system of irrigation by canals
The first Satyagraha campaign of Gandhi ji was stated in
Champaran
Bardoli
Dandi
Baroda
Ali brothers were associated with
The wahabi movement
The quit India movement
The Khilafat movement
The Khaksar movement
Sher Shah Suri made revenue settlement with
Zamindaras
Cultivators
Jagirdars
Mansabdars
The first sermon of Gautama Budha was called the
Turning of the Wheel of Law
Salvation through Meditation
Asceticism was not the path to Salvation
God was not essential to the Universe
All of the following kings of the Haryanka line in the sixth and fifth centuries BC were parricides, except
Ajatshatru
Aniruddha
Bimbisara
Munda
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