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Indian History Mock Test-66

Question No:1

Who was given the title of Andhra -Kavita-Pitamaha ?

A. Sayan
B. Madhav
C. Srinath
D. Peddana

Question No:2

Who was called the Akbar of Kasmir ?

A. Zainul Abidin
B. Hussain Shah
C. Balban
D. Sujauddaulla

Question No:3

The founder of the Bahmani Kingdom was—

A. Alauddin Mujahid Shah
B. Ahmed Shah
C. Alauddin BahamanShah
D. Tajuddin Firoz Shah

Question No:4

Name the Bengali poet who was conferred with the title Gunarj Khan in the Sultanate period ?

A. Jnanadas
B. Gobindadasa
C. Maladhar Basu
D. Chandi Das

Question No:5

Which one of the following Muslim rulers was hailed as the Jagadguru by his muslim subjects because of his belief in secularism ? ‘!.

A. Husain Shah
B. Zainul Abidin
C. Ibrahim Adil Shah II
D. Mahmud II

Question No:6

Hoysala monuments are found in—

A. Hampi and Hospet
B. Halebid and Belur
C. Mysore and Bangalore
D. Sringari and Dharwar]

Question No:7

Assertion (A) : Saluva Narasimha put an end to the oldi dynasty and ssumed the royal title.

Reason (R) : He wanted to save the kingdom from further degeneration and disintegration.
Code :

A. Both A and R is true and R is the correct explanation of A
B. Both A and R is true but R is not a correct explanation of A
C. A is true but R is false
D. A is false but R is true

Question No:8

How did the dynasty of Nizam Shahis of Ahmednagar come to an end ?

A. Ahmednagar was annexed into Mughal empire and Husain Shah was consigned to life imprisonment.
B. Mughal troops destroyed Daulatabad fort and killed Nizam-ul-Mulk of Ahmednagar.
C. Fateh Khan usurped the throne from Nizam-ul-Mulk.
D. Malik Ambar was defeated in a battle with Mughals in 1631 and the entire royal family was killed by the Mughal troops.

Question No:9

Consider the following statements :

(1) Narasimha Saluva ended the Sangama dynasty and seized the throne for himself and started Saluva dynasty.
(2) Vira Narasimha deposed the last Saluva ruler and seized the throne for himself.
(3) Vira Narasimha was succeeded by his younger brother, Krishnadeva Raya.
(4) Krishnadeva Raya was succeeded by his half brother Achyuta Raya.

Which of the statements given above are correct:

A. 1,2 and 3
B. 2, 3 and 4
C. land 4
D. 1,2, 3 and 4

Question No:10

When Raja Wodeyar founded the kingdom of Mysore, who was the ruler of the Vijayanagar Empire ?

A. Sadasiva
B. Tirumala
C. Ranga II
D. Venkata II

Question No:11

Where is the famous Vijaya Vithala Temple, having its 56 carved pillars emitting musical notes located ?

A. Belur
B. Bhadrachalam
C. Hampi
D. Srirangam

Question No:12

Where is the famous Virupaksha Temple located ?

A. Bhadrachalam
B. Chidambaram
C. Hampi
D. Srikalahasti

Question No:13

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

List-I (Saint)

A. Shankardeva
B. Jagjivan
C. Lalgir or Lalbeg
D. Gobinda Prabhu

List-II (Cult)

1. Mahanubhava Panth
2. Alakhnami
3. Satnami
4. Ek — sharan Dharma

Codes :


A. 4321
B. 4213
C. 1432
D. 1243

Question No:14

Gita Gobinda’ the famous poem was written by—

A. Jayachandra
B. Jayadeva
C. Jayasimha
D. Jayant

Question No:15

Kabir was the disciple of—

A. Nanak
B. Ramanuj
C. Shankaracharya
D. Ramananda

Question No:16

Who founded the four mathas (i.e., monasetries) in the four corners of India ?

A. Shankaracharya
B. Ramanujacharya
C. Bhaskaracharya
D. Madhvacharya

Question No:17

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

List-I (Saint)
A. Chaitanya Mahaprabhu
B. Guru Nanak
C. Tukaram
D. Shankaracharya

List-II (Region)

1. Malabar
2. Maharashtra
3. Punjab
4. Bengal


A. 4321
B. 1324
C. 3421
D. 2431

Question No:18

Match the following :

Saint – poets
A. Mirabai
B. Tyagaraja
C. Chandidas
D. Purandardas

Language of their compilation

1. Bengali
2. Hindi
3. Telugu
4. Kannad

A. 2341
B. 1234
C. 2134
D. 1243

Question No:19

Consider the following Bhakti saints—

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

The correct chronological order of their appearance in Bhakti Movement is—

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

Question No:20

Which philosophical system was founded by Vallabhacharya ?

A. Maharashta Dharma
B. Suddhadvaita
C. Anekantavada
D. Visistadvaita