Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

The introduction of local self – government in the modern period of India is associated with the administration of

Lord Ripon

Lord Irwin  

Lord Canning

Lord Dufferin

QUESTION 2

Who was the first Portuguese Viceroy in India?

 

Albuquerque

Vasco da Gama

Francisco de Almedia

Diaz

QUESTION 3

Who among the following Sultans built the fifth storeys of Qutub Minar?

 

Firoz Shah Tughiaq  

Qutubuddin Aibak  

Sikandar Lodi

IItutmish  

QUESTION 4

Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched?

 

Lord Lytton : Doctrine of Lapse   

Lord Cornwills : Subsidiary Alliance   

 Lord Curzon : Partition of Bengal

 Lord Dalhousie : Permanent Settlement of Bengal    

QUESTION 5

Disciples of which one of the leaders in Bengal during the Indian freedom struggle were called Young Bengal ?

 

Surendra Nath Banerjee  

 Henry Derozio   

Madhusudan Datta

Keshab Chandra Sen  

QUESTION 6

Among the following who was the earliest visitor to India?

 

Hieun - Tsang    

Alberuni    

Megasthanes

Fa - Hien    

QUESTION 7

Kalhana’s well – known work ‘Rajatarangini’ is an important source material for the study of which one of the following?

 

Early Medieval Kashmir

Post – Mauryan Magadha  

Medieval Rajasthan  

Ancient Kamarupa  

QUESTION 8

The King Pulakesin II belonged to which Dynasty?

 

Cholas  

Cheras  

Chalukyas  

Chedis

QUESTION 9

Which one of the following chronological orders of the given dynasties of India is correct?

 

Nanda – Maurya – Kanva - Sunga

Maurya – Nanda – Kanva – Sunga

Nanda – Maurya – Sunga - Kanva  

Maurya – Nanda – Kanva - Sunga   

QUESTION 10

Who among the following Sultans of Delhi was the first to have paid to his soldiers in cash ?

 

Alauddin Khilji  

Firoz Tughlaq

Muhammad bin Tughlaq  

Iltutmish