Indian History for IAS test 6 of 25

Nomads started settling in
Paleolithic age
Mesolithic age
Neolithic age
None of the above
Non-cooperation movement was withdrawn mainly because of the
Friction between the Moderates and the Extremists
Withdrawal of support by Muslim League
Chauri Chaura incident
None of the above
Nyaya system of philosophy was founded by
Gautama or Aksapada
Patanjali
Kapila
Satanika
Of all the events of Buddhism mentioned in the Buddhist sources, the only one that appears to be corroborated by the inscriptions of Ashoka is that of the
Holding of the Third Buddhist Council
Sending of Buddhist missionaries to different parts of the world
Purge of the Buddhist Sangha
Compilation of the Abhidhamma Pitaka
Of the following Mughal rulers, the credit of bringing about the fusion of two diverse systems of music (Hindu and Muslim music) belongs to
Babar
Akbar
Jahangir
Shahjahan
Of the following the oldest Sanskrit poet, whose compilation still remains in original classic style, is
Ashvaghosa
Bhavabhuti
Dandin
Kalidasa
Of which of the following kingdoms was Krishnadeva Raya one of the famous rulers?
Bahmani
Chola
Pallava
Vijyanagar
On breaking up of the Mauryan Empire, the satavahanas rose to the power in the north-western Deccan in the
Second century BC
First century BC
First century AD
Second century AD
on the death of Jahangir in 1627, Shahjahan’s most formidable rival to the throne was his
Nephew Dawar Baksh
Brother Khusaru
Brother Parwez
Brother Shahryar
On his return journey, Alexander sent a part of his army by sea under he command of
Hephaestian
Perdiccas
Nearchus
Seleucus Nikator
On which of the following dates did the Second World War commence?
September1, 1939
September15, 1939
October1, 1939
October 15, 1939
Once free from the tutelage of Bairam khan and maham Anaga, Akbar formed an ambitious design of conquering northern India. Which one of the following was the first to be annexed to his empire in 1561 AD?
Chunar
Jaipur
Jaunpur
Malwa
Who, among the following, is regarded as the great Hindu law giver?
Banabhatta
Manu
Panini
Shankaracharya
Out of the following the oldest dynasty is
Mauryas
Nandas
Pallavas
Guptas
Out of the more than 1000 Indus sites known so far, only six can be regarded as cities. Which of the following is not of them?
Banawali
Ropar
Kalibangan
Lothal
Pakistani archaeologists identified the descendants of Mohenjo-Daro people with a present day tribe of fishermen. Who are they?
Pathans
Mohanas
Brahuis
Vahikas
Pandit Raj Jagannath was the poet laureate at the court of
Humayun
Akbar
Shahjahan
Aurangzeb
Partition of Bengal was undertaken with a view of
Suppressing the revolt
Satisfying the Hindus and Muslims
Meeting the demands of Muslims
Dividing Hindus of West and East Bengal and increasing Hindu-Muslim tension
Patanjali, a famous personality of ancient India, was primarily
An astronomer
A grammarian
A mathematician
A poet
Paunar Ashram of Acharya Vinoba Bhave is in
Maharashtra
Gujarat
Bihar
Bengal
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This is a test in the series on Indian History which targets the preparation for Civil Services Examination. This is useful for UPSC and State Civil Services Examinations popularly called PCS.

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