Quiz Set – 5


INDIAN History Quiz set series for All competitive exams General Knowledge Section.
Q41. Who was not a part of ‘Navaratnas’ of Vikramaditya
(a) Kalidas
(b) Varahamihira
(c) Charaka
(d) Amarasimha

(c) Charaka
Q42. Use of Zero and Decimal system was introduced during the period of which dynasty
(a) Gupta
(b) Pallav
(c) Maurya
(d) Kushan

(a) Gupta
Q43. Who was the founder of Madras
(a) Robert Clive
(b) Lord Dalhousie
(c) Sir John Child
(d) Francis Day

(d) Francis Day
Q44. Who was the founder of Indian Boy Scouts
(a) Robert Baden-Powell
(b) Ernest T. Seton
(c) Dan Beard
(d) Robert Powell

(a) Robert Baden-Powell
Q45. The national song of India “Vande Mataram” was first published in which novel in 1882
(a) Sitaram
(b) Anandamath
(c) Gitanjali
(d) None of the above

(b) Anandamath
Q46. Who had renamed the famous diamond ‘Syamantaka-mani’ as ‘Kuh-e nur’
(a) Ahmad Shah Durrani
(b) Nadir Shah
(c) Sultan Mahmud
(d) Timur Shah Durrani

(b) Nadir Shah
Q47. ‘Din-e-Ilahi’ religion was founded by
(a) Jahangir
(b) Shah Jahan
(c) Aurengzeb
(d) Akbar

(d) Akbar
Q48. The other name of Chanakya is
(a) Samudra Gupta
(b) Amarsimha
(c) Kumar Gupta
(d) Vishnu Gupta

(d) Vishnu Gupta
Q49. Who is the author of the book ‘Rama Charitamanas’
(a) Kalidas
(b) Valmiki
(c) Tulshidas
(d) Surdas

(c) Tulshidas
Q50. Vande Mataram was first sung at the session of the Indian National Congress in
(a) 1886
(b) 1892
(c) 1896
(d) 1930

(c) 1896