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Indian History Mock Test-67

Question No:1

Which philosophy is called the Advaita ?

A. Shankaracharya
B. Ramanujacharya
C. Nagarjuna
D. Vasumitra

Question No:2

A common feature to all Bhakti Saints was that they—

A. composed their verses in the languages understood by their followers
B. rejected the authority of the priestly class
C. encouraged women to go to the temples
D. encouraged idol worship

Question No:3

Bhakti movement was started by—

A. Alwar saints
B. Sufi saints
C. Surdas
D. Tulsidas

Question No:4

Who among the following was the saint of the Varkari Sect?

A. Namadeva
B. Nimbarka
C. Chakradhara
D. Ramdasa

Question No:5

Arrange the following Saints in their Chronological order:

1. Kabir
2. Namdeva
3. Mirabai
4. Nanak


A. 2-1-3-4
B. 4-3-2-1
C. 1-4-2-4
D. 4-1-3-2

Question No:6

Which one of the following is correctly matched ?

A. Advaitvad — Ramanujacharya
B. Visistadvaitvad – Sankaracharya
C. Dvaitvad – Madhvacharya
D. Dvaitadvaitvad – Vallabhacharya

Question No:7

Which one of the following gives equal importance to Jnana, Karma and Bhakti as a means of liberation ?

A. Advait Vedant
B. Visistadvaitvad Vedant
C. Bhagvad Gita
D. Mimansa

Question No:8

The mystic poet Mira Bai was—

A. a Rajput noble woman who never married
B. from a Gujarati royal family married to a Rajput
C. the daughter of a priest from Madhya Pradesh
D. one of the wives of a Rajput ruler

Question No:9

Who was the Hindu saint to have as disciple both Hindus and Muslims ?

A. Sri Chaitanya
B. Ramanuja
C. Ravidas
D. Namdev

Question No:10

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the codes given below the Lists :

List-I (Bhakti Saint)— List-II (Profession)

A. Namdev 1. Barber
B. Kabir 2. Weaver
C. Ravidas 3. Tailor
D. Sena 4. Cobbler


A. 3241
B. 2314
C. 2341
D. 3241

Question No:11

Who among the following was the first Bhakti saint to use Hindi for the propagation of his message ?

A. Dadu
B. Kabir
C. Ramananda
D. Tulsidas

Question No:12

Which one of the following sequences indicates the correct chronological order ?

A. Sankaracharya — Ramanuja — Chaitanya
B. Ramanuja — Sankaracharya — Chaitanya
C. Ramanuja — Chaitanya — Sankarachajya
D. Sankaracharya — Chaitanya — Ramanuja

Question No:13

Bhakt Tukaram was a contemporary of which Mughal emperor ?

A. Babur
B. Akbar
C. Jahangir
D. Aurangzeb

Question No:14

Among the following, who was NOT a proponent of Bhakti cult ?

A. Nagarjuna
B. Tukaram
C. Tyagaraja
D. Vallabhacharya

Question No:15

The Shrine of HazaratNizamuddin Auliya is situatedat

A. Aligarh
B. Roorkee
C. Delhi
D. Ajmer

Question No:16

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the Lists :

List-I (Sufi Saints) List-II (Silsilas)

A. Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya 1. Qadiri
B. Bahauddin Zakariya 2. Suhrawardi
C. MianMir 3. Chisti
D. Ahmed Sirhindi 4. Naqshbandi



A. 3214
B. 3421
C. 2134
D. 1234

Question No:17

Various Sufi orders (Silsilas) were introduced in India at different points of time. Which one of the following represents the correct chronological sequence of the introduction of these orders ?

A. The Chistis — The Suhrawardis — The Qadiris — The Naqshbandis
B. The Chistis — The Suhrawardis — The Naqshbandis— The Qadiris
C. The Suhrawardis — The Chistis — The Qadiris — The Naqshbandis
D. The Suhrawardis — The Chistis — The Naqshbandis-The Qadiris .

Question No:18

Who was the founder of the sufi order in India ?

A. Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti
B. Khwaja Qutubuddin Bakhtiyar Kaki
C. Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya
D. Shaikh Nasiruddin Mahmud

Question No:19

Which one of the following term was used by the Sufis for the successor nominated by the teacher of a particular order or silsila ?

A. Pir
B. Murid
C. Khalifah
D. Khanqah

Question No:20

Which Sufi Saint’s dargah is at Ajmer ?

A. Khwaja Nizamuddin Auliya
B. Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti
C. Khwaja Salim Chisti
D. Khwaja Qutubuddin Bakhtiyar Kaki