Exercise 1

Question 21 :

The title of 'Viceroy' was added to the office of the Governor-General of India for the first time in

A). 1848 AD
B). 1856 AD
C). 1858 AD
D). 1862 AD
Answer : Option C

Question 22 :

To which of the following dynasties did King Bhoja, a great patron of literature and art, belong?

A). Karkota
B). Utpala
C). Paramara
D). Gurjara Pratihara
Answer : Option C

Question 23 :

Vikramaditya, a king of Ujjain, started the Vikrama samvat in 58 BC in commemoration of his victory over

A). Indo-Greeks
B). Sakas
C). Parthinas
D). Kushanas
Answer : Option B

Question 24 :

Two of the great Mughals wrote their own memories. There were

A). Babar and Humayun
B). Humayun and Jahangir
C). Babar and Jahangir
D). Jahangir and Shahjahan
Answer : Option C

Question 25 :

To which king belongs the Lion capitol at Sarnath?

A). Chandragupta
B). Ashoka
C). Kanishka
D). Harsha
Answer : Option B