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1Who was the Son of Siddhartha Gautama?
Mahavir
Rahula
Kasappa
Ananda
 

Right Answer: 2
Gotama had a wife, Yasodhara, and a son, named Rahula.
Question ID: 193

2Where was Gautama Buddha got nirvan (Enlightenment)?
Kusinagar
Kapilavasthu
Gaya
Prayaga
 

Right Answer: 3
On the day of Buddha Purnima, the supreme light of realization dawned on Buddha and he attained Enlightenment(Nirvan) beneath the Bodhi tree at Bodha Gaya.
Question ID: 191

3Where did Lord Gautama Buddha breathe his last (Mahaparinirvan)?
Lumbini
Kushinagar
Bodh Gaya
Saraswathi
 

Right Answer: 2
The Parinirvana Stupa is a Buddhist temple in Kushinagar, India which is said to be the place of death of Gautama Buddha.
Question ID: 196

4The remains of indus valley civilization are found in___________
Mohandaro and Harappa
Misapatomeia
Nagarjuna Konda
Sanchi
 

Right Answer: 1
Mohenjo-daro was built in the 26th century BCE. It was one of the largest cities of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization, also known as the Harappan Civilization.
Question ID: 44

5Which was the capital of Ikshvakus?
Vijayagiri
Vijayanagar
Visakhapatnam
Vijayapuri
 

Right Answer: 4
The Ikshvaku dynasty ruled in the eastern Krishna River valley of India, from their capital at Vijayapuri (modern Nagarjunakonda in Andhra Pradesh) during approximately 3rd and 4th centuries CE.
Question ID: 57

6Who wrote the book Humayun Nama on request of emperor Akbar during his reign?
Gulbadan Begam
Ahmed Yadgar
Abbas Sarwani
Faizis Sarhindi
 

Right Answer: 1
Gulbadan Begum ( c. 1523-1603) was a Mughal princess and the daughter of Emperor Babur, the founder of the Mughal Empire. Humayun Nama was the biography of Emperor Humayun.
Question ID: 146

7Who is author of the book Meghadoot?
Kalidasa
Bammera Pothana
Bana
Hala
 

Right Answer: 1
Meghadoota is a lyric poem written by Kalidasa (4th-5th century CE) was a Classical Sanskrit author. It describes how a yaksa, who had been banished by his master to a remote region for a year, asked a cloud to take a message of love to his wife.
Question ID: 159

8Who was the mother of Mughal Emperor Shahjahan?
Jagat Gosain
Aruna Bhanu
Noorjahan
Jodhabai
 

Right Answer: 1
Shahjahan mother was a Rajput princess from Marwar called Princess Jagat Gosaini (her official name in Mughal chronicles was Bilqis Makani).
Question ID: 43

9Who was the mother of Gautama Buddha?
Vishnavi
Sanghamithra
Maya Devi
Yasodhara
 

Right Answer: 3
Queen Maya Devi of Sakya was mother of Gautama Buddh. She died after seven days giving him birth.
Question ID: 145

10Who was the founder of All India Harijan Sabha ?
B.R. Ambedkar
Mahathma Gandhi
Jyothiba Pule
Babu Jagajjivan Ram
 

Right Answer: 2
Harijan Sevak Sangh is a non-profit organisation founded by Mahatma Gandhi in 1932 to eradicate untouchability.
Question ID: 83

11Which of the following was the birth place of Gautama Buddha?
Lumbinivanam
Saranath
Gaya
Prayaga
 

Right Answer: 1
Gautama Buddha was born in Lumbini, now in Nepal, and raised in Kapilavastu, now Tilaurakot, Nepal.
Question ID: 192

12Who was the founder of Sathavahana Kingdom?
Satakarni
Gautamiputra Satakarni
Yagnamitra Satakarni
Simukha
 

Right Answer: 4
Simuka was an Indian king belonging to the Satavahana dynasty. He is mentioned as the first king in a list of royals in a Satavahana inscription at Nanaghat.
Question ID: 52

13Where did Buddha penance for 40 days?
Kapila vasthu
Prayaga
Varanasi
Gaya
 

Right Answer: 4
The Bodhi Tree (tree of awakening), also called the Bodhi Fig Tree, was a large and ancient sacred fig tree (Ficus religiosa) located in Bodh Gaya, Bihar, India.
Question ID: 190

14Whose period was referred to as the Golden Age of Indian history?
Gupta Period
Sathavahana
Kalinga
Chola
 

Right Answer: 1
The period between the 4th and 6th centuries CE is known as the Golden Age of India because of the considerable achievements of Indians in the fields of mathematics, astronomy, science, religion and philosophy during the Gupta Empire.
Question ID: 2

15Who was the wife of Gautama Buddha?
Sangha Mithra
Vishnavi
Maya Devi
Yasodhara
 

Right Answer: 4
Gautama Buddha was married to Yasodhara who was the daughter of King Suppabuddha.
Question ID: 194

16Emperor Ashoka was belong to which of the following dynasty?
Ikshvak
Maurya
Gupta
Kushan
 

Right Answer: 2
Ashoka the Great, was an Indian emperor of the Maurya Dynasty, who ruled almost all of the Indian subcontinent from BCE 268 to 232 BCE.
Question ID: 38

17Who wrote the book Rama Charitha Manas?
Thulasi Das
Bhaktha Kabir
Bhaktha Ramdev
Valmiki
 

Right Answer: 1
Ramcharit Manas is an epic poem in Awadhi language, composed by the 16th-century Indian bhakti poet Tulsidas (CE 1532-1623).
Question ID: 175

18Who was the founder of the Brahmo Samaj?
Swami Dayananda Saraswathi
Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
Raja Rammohun Roy
Swami Vivekananda
 

Right Answer: 3
Brahmo Samaj was founded by Raja Ram Mohun Roy. The Brahmo Samaj was a monotheistic sect of Hinduism. The movement began through meetings of Bengalis in Calcutta in 1828
Question ID: 82

19Arya Bhatta and Varahamihira were belong to which age?
Guptas
Cholas
Mauryas
Ikshwakas
 

Right Answer: 1
Aryabhatta and Varahamihira belonged to Gupta age. During Gupta period education flourished and many great discoveries were made in these fields.
Question ID: 94

20In whose reign Mogul Paintings were reached its climax?
Jahangir
Humain
Auranga Jeb
Akbar
 

Right Answer: 1
After the death of Akbar, architect of the Mughal empire and active patron of the arts, his son Jahangir ascended to the throne.
Question ID: 41


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