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Indian History Mock Test – 60

Question No:1

Sun Temple is situated at—

A. Puri
B. Khajuraho
C. Konark
D. Gaya



Question No:2

……… was one of the famous philosophers and scholars of the Pala period.

A. Atish Dipankar
B. Dibyok
C. Ravikriti
D. Aryabhatta



Question No:3

Who wrote ‘Ramcharita’ ?

A. Banabhatta
B. Kalidas
C. Sandhyakar Nandi
D. Tulsidas



Question No:4

The Vikramsila Vihara was founded by—

A. Mahipala I
B. Devapala
C. Surapala
D. Dharmapala



Question No:5

Which of the following was NOT one of the titles assumed by the Chola king Rajendra ?

A. Tyagasamudra
B. Gangikonda
C. Mudikonda
D. Pandita Chola



Question No:6

Rath temples at Mahabalipuram were built in the reign of which Pallava ruler ?

A. Mahendravarman
B. Narasinghvarman I
C. Parameshwarvarman
D. Nandivarman I



Question No:7

Which one of the following Chola kings conquered Ceylon (Sinhal) first ?

A. Aditya I
B. Rajaraja I
C. Rajendra
D. Vijayalaya



Question No:8

The seven pagodas of Mahabalipuram are a witness to the. art patronised by the—

A. Pallavas
B. Pandyas
C. Cholas
D. Cheras



Question No:9

At which of the following places is the famous Kailasha Temple located ?

A. Ajanta
B. Badami
C. Chittor
D. Ellora



Question No:10

The Chola period is best known for which of the following ?

A. Gram Sabhas (Village Assemblies)
B. War with the Rashtrakutas
C. Trade with Ceylon
D. Growth of Tamil culture



Question No:11

Mahabalilpuram was established by the—

A. Pallavas
B. Pandyas
C. Cholas
D. Chalukyas



Question No:12

The famous Idol of Gomteshwar and famous jain temple is situated at—

A. Hampi
B. Srirangapattam
C. Sravanbelgola
D. Mysore



Question No:13

‘Ramayan’ the Tamil version of the great epic Ramayana was made by—

A. Kamban
B. Avvaiyar
C. Ilango Adigal
D. None of these



Question No:14

The two kingdoms established by the Indians in Indo-China included—

A. Champa and Kamboja
B. Champa and Srivijaya
C. Srivijaya and Kamboja
D. Svarnbhumi and Champa



Question No:15

The famous Kailasha Temple, cut out of solid rock at Ellora, was built under the patronage of the—

A. Cholas
B. Kadambas
C. Pallavas
D. Rashtrakutas



Question No:16

Who destroyed the Empire of Chalukyas of Badami ?

A. Cholas
B. Pallavas
C. Pandyas
D. Rashtrakutas



Question No:17

Which one among the following religions was patronised by Rashtrakutas ?

A. Jainism
B. Buddhism
C. Saivism
D. Vaishnavism



Question No:18

The famous battle of Takkolam of South India was fought between—

A. Cholas and North Chalukyas
B. Cholas and Rashtrakutas
C. Cholas and Hoyasals
D. Cholas and Pandyas



Question No:19

The South Indian state which was famous for its navalpower, was—

A. Chalukyas
B. Cholas
C. Hoyasals
D. Pandyas



Question No:20

Adi Shankaracharya established four mathas. These rnathas are situated at—

A. Badrinath, Dwarka, Puri, Sringeri
B. Sringeri, Dwarka, Badrinath, Prayag
C. Dwarka, Badrinath, Prayag, Sringeri
D. Puri, Sringeri, Dwarka, Varanasi