Daily Updates Mock Test 34

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Daily Updates Mock Test 34


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  • 1. 
    Which one of the following Vedic Gods depicts an association with the Sun?
    • A. 

      Ashvin

    • B. 

      Pushan

    • C. 

      Indra

    • D. 

      Brihaspati

  • 2. 
    Gautam Buddha attained Mahaparinirvana at-
    • A. 

      Kapilvastu

    • B. 

      Kushinagar

    • C. 

      Bodhgaya

    • D. 

      Rajgriha

  • 3. 
    Which new department was started by Muhammad Bin Tughlaq for the development of agriculture?
    • A. 

      Diwan-i-Risalat

    • B. 

      Diwan-i-Ashraf

    • C. 

      Diwan-i-Kohi

    • D. 

      Diwan-i-Mustkharaz

  • 4. 
    Who among the following constituted Turkan-i- Chihalgani?
    • A. 

      Qutubuddin Aibak

    • B. 

      Iltutmish

    • C. 

      Balban

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 5. 
    Who of the following was the first Muslim President of Indian National Congress? 
    • A. 

      Badruddin Tayabji

    • B. 

      Abul Kalam Azad

    • C. 

      Rafi Ahmed Kidwai

    • D. 

      M.A. Ansari

  • 6. 
    Who was the Viceroy of India at the time of the formation of the Indian National Congress?
    • A. 

      Curzon

    • B. 

      Canning

    • C. 

      Lawrence

    • D. 

      Dufferin

  • 7. 
    Which one of the following edicts mentions the personal name of Ashoka?
    • A. 

      Kalsi

    • B. 

      Rummindei

    • C. 

      Special Kalinga Edict

    • D. 

      Maski

  • 8. 
    Realizing the need of water, the first ruler who got a lake constructed in the Girnar area was-
    • A. 

      Chandragupta Maurya

    • B. 

      Ashoka

    • C. 

      Rudradaman

    • D. 

      Skandagupta

  • 9. 
    The Lumbini was the birth place of Gautama Buddha, is confirmed by an inscription of-
    • A. 

      Ashoka

    • B. 

      Kanishka

    • C. 

      Harsha

    • D. 

      Dharmapal

  • 10. 
    Who constructed the 84 thousand Stupa?
    • A. 

      Ashoka

    • B. 

      Pushyamitra

    • C. 

      Menander

    • D. 

      Kanishka

  • 11. 
    Who founded Agra?
    • A. 

      Iltutmish

    • B. 

      Firoz Tughlaq

    • C. 

      Sikander Lodhi

    • D. 

      Ibrahim Lodhi

  • 12. 
    Ibn Battuta visited India during the reign of-
    • A. 

      Jalaluddin Firoz Shah

    • B. 

      Alauddin Khilji

    • C. 

      Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq

    • D. 

      Muhammad Bin Tughlaq

  • 13. 
    Who among the following Sultans received the title of ‘Syed-us-Salatin’ from the Caliph?
    • A. 

      Iltutmish

    • B. 

      Balban

    • C. 

      Alauddin Khilji

    • D. 

      Firoz Shah Tughlaq

  • 14. 
    Amir Khusro wrote his famous masanavi ‘Ashiqa’ on the order of-
    • A. 

      Alauddin Khilji

    • B. 

      Khizra Khan

    • C. 

      Rai Karan

    • D. 

      Rani Kamla Devi

  • 15. 
    The statement. “India is not Arabia, it is not practically feasible to convert it into Qarul Islam.” is associated with-
    • A. 

      Iltutmish

    • B. 

      Balban

    • C. 

      Alauddin Khilji

    • D. 

      Muhammad Bin Tughlaq

  • 16. 
    Which one of the following was the official language of Gupta period?
    • A. 

      Pali

    • B. 

      Magadhi

    • C. 

      Prakrit

    • D. 

      Sanskrit

  • 17. 
    Which one of the following rulers of Magadha was the contemporary of Alexander, the great?
    • A. 

      Mahapadmananda

    • B. 

      Dhanananda

    • C. 

      Sukalp

    • D. 

      Chandragupta Maurya

  • 18. 
    Who designed the National Flag of independent India ?
    • A. 

      Bankim Chandra Chatterjee

    • B. 

      Rabindranath Tagore

    • C. 

      Mahatma Gandhi

    • D. 

      Pingley Venkayya

  • 19. 
    In ancient India, the earliest capital of Magadha kingdom was at—
    • A. 

      Pataliputra

    • B. 

      Rajgir

    • C. 

      Vaishali

    • D. 

      Varanasi

  • 20. 
    Who consolidated the Mughal Empire and gave it a unique multi- religious culture?
    • A. 

      Akbar

    • B. 

      Humayun

    • C. 

      Jahangir

    • D. 

      Aurangzeb

  • 21. 
    In early medieval India, what did the term Jital refer to?
    • A. 

      Weight

    • B. 

      Diet

    • C. 

      Coin

    • D. 

      Game

  • 22. 
    Who among the following laid the foundation of Rashtrakuta Empire?
    • A. 

      Amoghavarsha I

    • B. 

      Dantidurga

    • C. 

      Dhruva

    • D. 

      Krishna I

  • 23. 
    Who was 23rd tirthankara of Jian?
    • A. 

      Parshvanatha

    • B. 

      Arishtanemi

    • C. 

      Rishabha

    • D. 

      Mahavira

  • 24. 
    Buddhism and Jainism both gave stress on?
    • A. 

      Worship of God

    • B. 

      None of these

    • C. 

      Self-mortification

    • D. 

      Non-violence

  • 25. 
    The famous ruler of ancient India who, towards the end of his life, is said to have converted to Jainism was?
    • A. 

      Samudragupta

    • B. 

      Ashoka

    • C. 

      Bindusara

    • D. 

      Chandragupta Maurya

  • 26. 
    The first Buddhist Council was held in the reign of
    • A. 

      Bimbisara

    • B. 

      Kanishka

    • C. 

      Ashoka

    • D. 

      Ajatashatru

  • 27. 
    Maharaja Mahameghavahana Kharavela was one of the greatest kings of __________?
    • A. 

      Kalinga

    • B. 

      Delhi

    • C. 

      Gujarat

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 28. 
    Apabhramsa is a work of the
    • A. 

      Jains

    • B. 

      Ajivikas

    • C. 

      Budddhists

    • D. 

      Brahmins

  • 29. 
    Which of the following religions got spread in different parts of Asia ?
    • A. 

      Hinduism

    • B. 

      Buddhism

    • C. 

      Jainism

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 30. 
    The last of the 24 Jain Trithankaras was
    • A. 

      Parsva Nath

    • B. 

      Arishtanemi

    • C. 

      Rishabha

    • D. 

      Mahavira

  • 31. 
    Krishna originates from
    • A. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • B. 

      T.N

    • C. 

      Karnataka

    • D. 

      Maharashtra

  • 32. 
    Arma Konda Peak is in which state ?
    • A. 

      Bihar

    • B. 

      Assam

    • C. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • D. 

      Arunachal Pradesh

  • 33. 
    Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park is in which state?
    • A. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • B. 

      Tamil Nadu

    • C. 

      Karnataka

    • D. 

      Maharashtra

  • 34. 
    largest river in the world is _______
    • A. 

      Nile

    • B. 

      Amazon

    • C. 

      Yangtze River

    • D. 

      Mississippi-Missouri

  • 35. 
    __________ is the oldest national park in India 
    • A. 

      Kaziranga

    • B. 

      Pin Valley

    • C. 

      Jim Corbett National Park

    • D. 

      Nagarahole (Rajiv Gandhi)

  • 36. 
    Bangladesh and India share ________ longest land border in the world
    • A. 

      3rd

    • B. 

      5th

    • C. 

      4th

    • D. 

      7th

  • 37. 
    Which of the following are rabi crop of India ?
    • A. 

      Mustard

    • B. 

      Wheat

    • C. 

      Barley

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 38. 
    Mountain building features include: 
    • A. 

      Anticlines, a folds that points upward like an arch.

    • B. 

      Synclines, folds that points downward;

    • C. 

      Geosynclines, large synclines

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 39. 
    The word Himalaya is Sanskrit for _______
    • A. 

      ."abode of the snow"

    • B. 

      "abide of the snow"

    • C. 

      "abode to the snow"

    • D. 

      "abode for the snow"

  • 40. 
    In India, during the last decade the total cultivated land for which one of the following crops has remained more or less stagnant?
    • A. 

      Rice

    • B. 

      Oil Seeds

    • C. 

      Pulses

    • D. 

      Sugarcane

  • 41. 
    Which of these different kinds of soil is brought about by the depositional activity of winds? 
    • A. 

      Sandy soil

    • B. 

      Clayey soil

    • C. 

      Black soil

    • D. 

      Yellow soil

  • 42. 
    A narrow inlet of sea between cliffs or steep slopes, especially associated with Scandinavia is 
    • A. 

      Bay

    • B. 

      Gulf Stream

    • C. 

      Fjord

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 43. 
    Which of the following is known as "island of precipitation? 
    • A. 

      Fault mountains

    • B. 

      Fold mountains

    • C. 

      Dome mountains

    • D. 

      Block mountains

  • 44. 
    Match the following columns of landforms and their agent formation  List-I  List-II  A. Fault and fold mountains1. Earth movements  B. Deltas and flood plains     2. Fluvial effect  C. Moraines                      3. Glacial activity  D. Coral reefs                      4. Organic activity A 
    • A. 

      1 2 3 4

    • B. 

      4 3 2 1

    • C. 

      3 4 2 1

    • D. 

      2 1 4 3

  • 45. 
    Sedimentary rocks are finally and ultimately derived from the 
    • A. 

      Weathering of igneous rocks

    • B. 

      Weathering of metamorphic rocks

    • C. 

      Marine deposits

    • D. 

      Action of earth movements

  • 46. 
    Which one of the following statement is untrue? 
    • A. 

      The sea-floor is older than the land.

    • B. 

      The first rocks were formed as a result of the cooling molten matter.

    • C. 

      Sedimentary rocks are also called aqueous rocks because they were formed by the agency of water.

    • D. 

      Stalactites and Stalagmites are deposits of lime found it caves.

  • 47. 
    The parent materials of soils are derived more frequently from 
    • A. 

      igneous rocks

    • B. 

      Metamorphic rocks

    • C. 

      Sedimentary rocks

    • D. 

      Biological action

  • 48. 
    The formation of metamorphic rocks takes place 
    • A. 

      Always in the liquid state

    • B. 

      Always in the solid state

    • C. 

      Sometimes in the solid and sometimes in the liquid state

    • D. 

      Always by chemical recombination process

  • 49. 
    Gypsum, Saltpetre, Pyrite and Haematite all can be found in 
    • A. 

      Sedimentary rocks

    • B. 

      Igneous rocks

    • C. 

      Matamorphic rocks

    • D. 

      Sedimentary and igneous rocks

  • 50. 
    Platinum, diamond, iron, silver, gold, copper, manganese, lead and zinc are found in ....rock. 
    • A. 

      Sedimentary

    • B. 

      Metamorphic

    • C. 

      Igneous

    • D. 

      All of these