Daily Updates Mock Test 26

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Daily Updates Mock Test 26


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  • 1. 
    Between which stations was the first railway line opened in India?
    • A. 

      Calcutta to Raniganj

    • B. 

      Bombay to Pune

    • C. 

      Calcutta to Jamshedpur

    • D. 

      Bombay to Thane

  • 2. 
    Who was called ‘Grand Old Man of India’?
    • A. 

      Dadabhai Naoroji

    • B. 

      Jamshedji Tata

    • C. 

      Surendranath Bannerjee

    • D. 

      C. Rajagopalachari

  • 3. 
     In which one of the following cities, was the East India Association founded by Dadabhai Naoroji in 1866?
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      London

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      Tokyo

  • 4. 
     Who among the following is known as ‘the liberator of the press’ ?
    • A. 

      William Jones

    • B. 

      Wellesley

    • C. 

      Sir Charles Metcalfe

    • D. 

      Lord Minto

  • 5. 
    Which of the following leaders presided over the Congress Session at Calcutta in 1906?
    • A. 

      Bal Gangadhar Tilak

    • B. 

      Gopal Krishna Gokhle

    • C. 

      Aurobindo Ghosh

    • D. 

      Dadabhai Naoroji

  • 6. 
    Who among the following was regarded by Mahatma Gandhi as his ‘Political Guru’?
    • A. 

      Dadadbhai Naoroji

    • B. 

      Bal Gangadhar Tilak

    • C. 

      Pheroz Shah Mehta

    • D. 

      Gopal Krishan Gokhle

  • 7. 
     In which year was the Capital of India moved from Calcutta to Delhi?
    • A. 

      1910

    • B. 

      1911

    • C. 

      1912

    • D. 

      1913

  • 8. 
    Who was Francisco De Almeida?
    • A. 

      Dutch Viceroy in India

    • B. 

      Portuguese Viceroy in India

    • C. 

      French Viceroy in India

    • D. 

      English Viceroy in India

  • 9. 
    The term Iqta means -
    • A. 

      Assignments of land as reward of pension

    • B. 

      Revenue assignment of a particular area in lieu of cash salary

    • C. 

      An administrative grant or relief

    • D. 

      A unit of local government

  • 10. 
    Among the following, which Mughal Emperor introduced the policy of Sulh-i-kul?
    • A. 

      Babar

    • B. 

      Humayun

    • C. 

      Akbar

    • D. 

      Shahjahan

  • 11. 
    During the Mughal period, which one of the following trader were the first to come to India?
    • A. 

      Portuguese

    • B. 

      Dutch

    • C. 

      Danish

    • D. 

      English

  • 12. 
    Which one of the following is the correct sequence of the victories of Babur?
    • A. 

      Panipat, Chanderi, Ghaghara and Khanwah

    • B. 

      Panipat, Ghaghara, Khanwah and Chanderi

    • C. 

      Panipat, Khanwah, Chanderi and Ghaghara

    • D. 

      Ghaghara, Panipat, Khanwah and Chanderi

  • 13. 
    Akbar’s guardian teacher was -
    • A. 

      Abul Fazl

    • B. 

      Bairam Khan

    • C. 

      Abdul Latif

    • D. 

      Kabir

  • 14. 
    The Hathigumpha inscription near Bhubaneshwar, Orissa relates to the king?
    • A. 

      Susharma

    • B. 

      Hala

    • C. 

      Kharavela

    • D. 

      Pulamayi

  • 15. 
    In which script were the Ashokan inscription were written in North West Frontier Province?
    • A. 

      Prakrit

    • B. 

      Brahmi

    • C. 

      Sanskrit

    • D. 

      Kharoshti

  • 16. 
    Where did Babur die? 
    • A. 

      Agra

    • B. 

      Kabul

    • C. 

      Lahore

    • D. 

      Delhi

  • 17. 
    Who wrote Akbarnama?
    • A. 

      Akbar

    • B. 

      Birbal

    • C. 

      Abul Fazal

    • D. 

      Bhagavan Das

  • 18. 
    Arrange the following in chronological order: A. Tughlaqs B. Lodis C. sayyids D. Ilbari Turks E. Khiljis
    • A. 

      A, B, C, D, E

    • B. 

      E, D, C, B, A

    • C. 

      B, D, E, C, A

    • D. 

      D, E, A, C, B

  • 19. 
    The Lodi dynasty was founded by?
    • A. 

      Ibrahim Lodi

    • B. 

      Sikandar Lodi

    • C. 

      Bahlol Lodi

    • D. 

      Khizr Khan

  • 20. 
    Who among the following was an illiterate?
    • A. 

      Jahangir

    • B. 

      Shah Jahan

    • C. 

      Akbar

    • D. 

      Aurangazab

  • 21. 
    The first Indian Hindi Scholar of the Mughal period was?
    • A. 

      Malik Muhammed Jayasi

    • B. 

      Abdur Rahim

    • C. 

      Mulla Wajhi

    • D. 

      Chand Bardai

  • 22. 
    The Upanishads were translated by Dara Shikoh in Persian under the title of?
    • A. 

      Mayma-ul-Bahrain

    • B. 

      Sirr-i-Akbar

    • C. 

      Al-Fihrist

    • D. 

      Kitabul Bayan

  • 23. 
    After the death of Rajaram in 1700 A.D., Marathas continued the war against the Mughals under his brave wife?
    • A. 

      Tarabai

    • B. 

      Lakshmibai

    • C. 

      Ramabai

    • D. 

      Jijabai

  • 24. 
    Which Sikh Guru called himself the ‘Sachcha Badshah’?
    • A. 

      Guru Gobind Singh

    • B. 

      Guru Hargobind

    • C. 

      Guru Tegh Bahadur

    • D. 

      Guru Arjan Dev

  • 25. 
    Coronation of Shivaji took place in?
    • A. 

      1627 A.D.

    • B. 

      1674 A.D.

    • C. 

      1680 A.D.

    • D. 

      1670 A.D

  • 26. 
    The largest delta of the world is?
    • A. 

      Sunderbans

    • B. 

      Amazon basin

    • C. 

      Greenland

    • D. 

      Congo basin

  • 27. 
    Which countries are separated by the 49th parallel? 
    • A. 

      USA and Canada

    • B. 

      USA and Mexico

    • C. 

      France and Germany

    • D. 

      Russia and China

  • 28. 
    The ‘Dark Continent’ is?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      South America

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      Asia

  • 29. 
    ‘Manchester’ of South India is ?
    • A. 

      Coimbatore

    • B. 

      Madurai

    • C. 

      Bengaluru

    • D. 

      Chennai

  • 30. 
    Raniganj in West Bengal is known for?  
    • A. 

      Petroleum

    • B. 

      Coal

    • C. 

      Aluminium

    • D. 

      Uranium

  • 31. 
    In which state is Hutti Gold Mine situated?
    • A. 

      Maharashtra

    • B. 

      West Bengal

    • C. 

      Orissa

    • D. 

      Karnataka

  • 32. 
    Black Forests are found in?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Czechoslovakia

    • D. 

      Rumania

  • 33. 
    Which one of the following is a warm ocean current?
    • A. 

      Canary

    • B. 

      Labrador

    • C. 

      Kurushio

    • D. 

      Kurile

  • 34. 
    In geography ‘Gulf Stream’ refers to?
    • A. 

      A warm ocean current

    • B. 

      The strong air current

    • C. 

      Streams joining a gulf

    • D. 

      The name of a stream

  • 35. 
    Which one of the following countries is the largest producer of uranium in the world?
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      South Africa

    • C. 

      Kazakhstan

    • D. 

      USA

  • 36. 
    Census of the population in India is done after every?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      2

  • 37. 
    Cartography is?
    • A. 

      Mapmaking

    • B. 

      Mapmaking through graphic representation

    • C. 

      Mapmaking through measurement

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 38. 
    Natural sources of air pollution are?
    • A. 

      Smoke from vehicles

    • B. 

      Volcanic eruptions

    • C. 

      Dust storm

    • D. 

      Smoke from burning dry leaves

  • 39. 
    The Civilian Airport of highest altitude is in?
    • A. 

      Myanmar

    • B. 

      Nepal

    • C. 

      India

    • D. 

      China

  • 40. 
    Kamakhya temple is an important place of tourism in the state of ?
    • A. 

      Tamil Nadu

    • B. 

      Assam

    • C. 

      Himachal Pradesh

    • D. 

      Manipur

  • 41. 
    Apatanis are the major tribal group of
    • A. 

      Jharkhand

    • B. 

      Nagaland

    • C. 

      Sikkim

    • D. 

      Arunachal Pradesh

  • 42. 
    Which of the following Indian States is broadly as large as the European nation Poland?
    • A. 

      Bihar

    • B. 

      Orissa

    • C. 

      Maharashtra

    • D. 

      Madhya Pradesh

  • 43. 
    Where is the ‘Todas’ found?
    • A. 

      Madhya Pradesh

    • B. 

      Rajasthan

    • C. 

      Tamil Nadu

    • D. 

      Arunachal Pradesh

  • 44. 
    Which of the following states is called Tiger State’ of India?
    • A. 

      Himachal Pradesh

    • B. 

      Gujarat

    • C. 

      Madhya Pradesh

    • D. 

      Assam

  • 45. 
    The Mediterranean region is characterized by heavy rain in:
    • A. 

      Winter

    • B. 

      Spring

    • C. 

      Autumn

    • D. 

      Summer

  • 46. 
    Our atmosphere is divided into layers
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      5

  • 47. 
    Atmospheric temperature increasing at the higher altitudes is called
    • A. 

      Radiation

    • B. 

      Inversion

    • C. 

      Conduction

    • D. 

      Convection

  • 48. 
    Pruning is an essential part in the cultivation of :
    • A. 

      Rubber

    • B. 

      Tobacco

    • C. 

      Coffee

    • D. 

      Tea

  • 49. 
    The variety of coffee largely grown in India is: 
    • A. 

      Old Chicks

    • B. 

      Coorgs

    • C. 

      Arabica

    • D. 

      Kents

  • 50. 
    The famous ‘Gir’ forests are located in
    • A. 

      Mysore

    • B. 

      Kashmir

    • C. 

      Gujarat

    • D. 

      Kerala