Indian Culture Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Indian Culture Solved MCQs Set32

Questions
1 Mahmudi was a :
1 gold coin
2 silver coin
3 copper coin
4 brozne coin

Answer: silver coin
2 Hisar was founded in the 14th Century by :
1 Alauddin Khalji
2 Ghiyas ud din Tughlaq
3 Muhammad bin Tughlaq
4 Firuz shah Tughlaq

Answer: Firuz shah Tughlaq
3 The first Kashmir Sultan to have established madrasas in different parts of the valley was :
1 Zain ul Abidin
2 Shihab ud-din
3 Hasan Shah
4 Husain Shah

Answer:Shihab ud-din
4 The authorship of the commentary on Gita Govind, named Rasika Priya, and the last part of the Eklinga mahatmya have been attributed to :
1 Rana Kumbha
2 Rana Mokal
3 Rana Sanga
4 Rana Pratap

Answer:Rana Kumbha
5 The ancient tradition of painting on large squares of cloth is found continued, remarkably, in the great manuscript of the Hamza Namah commissioned by the Mughal emperor :
1 Humayun
2 Akbar
3 Jahangir
4 Shahjahan

Answer:Akbar
6 Yogavasishtha was translated from Sanskrit into Persian, specially for :
1 Prince Kamran
2 Prince Salim
3 Prince Khusrau
4 Prince Murad Bakhsh

Answer:Prince Salim
7 Itimad-ud daula’s tomb is situated at :
1 Lahore
2 Kabul
3 Delhi
4 Agra

Answer: Agra
8 Which of the following books was written by Saif Khan, a Mansabdar :
1 Raag Bhairavi
2 Raag Bagheshwari
3 Raag Malhar
4 Raag Darpan

Answer:Raag Darpan
9 Which one of the following published a comparative grammar of the Dravidian Languages ?
1 A.D. Compbell
2 C.P. Brown
3 Dr. Caldwell
4 William Brown

Answer: Dr. Caldwell
10 In which year Christian missionaries were permitted to preach in British India ?
1 1793
2 1813
3 1833
4 1853

Answer:1813
11 Identify the poet who translated Ramayana and Mahabharata into Oriya.
1 Radhanath Ray
2 Ramshankar Ray
3 Phakir Mohan
4 Jagmohan

Answer:Phakir Mohan
12 To fight idolatry and the caste system in Bombay in 1840, which of the following organization was started ?
1 Paramahans Mandali
2 Parmanand Mandali
3 Parmatma Mandali
4 Acharya Mandali

Answer: Paramahans Mandali
13 In which year S.N.D.T. women’s university was started at Bombay :
1 1915
2 1916
3 1917
4 1918

Answer:1916
14 Who was popularly known as the ‘Uncrowned King of Bombay’ ?
1 Badruddin Tyabji
2 Phirozeshah Mehta
3 Kashinath Telang
4 Dadabai Naoroji

Answer: Phirozeshah Mehta
15 Who coined the slogan ‘One religion one caste and one God for mankind’ ?
1 Jyotiba Phule
2 Shri Narayan Guru
3 Tukadoji Maharaj
4 Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Answer: Shri Narayan Guru

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