1. The caves and rock-cut temples at Ellora are

A) Buddhist and Jain

B) Hindu and Jain

C) Hindu, Buddhist and Jain

D) None

2. Which of the following factors was most important for the rapid development of trade in pre-Gupta period?

A) Needs of the Roman Empire

B) Better system of coinage

C) Success of the banking system

D) Encouragement from the Kings

3. Which among the following was defeated by Ahmad Shah Abdali in the 3rd battle of Panipat

A) Sawai Jai Singh

B) Badam Singh

C) Suraj Mal

D) Guru Govind Singh

4. Over Which territory there were frequent clashes between Bahamani Kingdom and Vijaynagar Kingdom?

A) The Raichur Doab

B) Warangal

C) Madurai

D) Malabar

5. The main historical source regarding the information about?villagegovernment?under the Cholas is the

A) Halmidi?inscription

B) Jatwai inscription

C) Uttaramerur inscription

D) Chandravallo inscription

6. Who was the first known Gupta ruler ?

A) Srigupta

B) Chandragupta I

C) Ghatotkacha

D) Kumaragupta

7. Who was the President of the Indian National Congress at the time of partition of India ?

A) Rajendra Prasad

B) Jawaharlal Nehru

C) J. B. Kriplani

D) Vallabhbhai Patel

8. Who among the following Mughal rulers granted the English Company Diwani over Bengal, Bihar and Orissa by Treaty of Allahabad ?

A) Alamgir?II

B) Shah Alam II

C) Akbar Shah II

D) None

1. A 2. C 3. C 4. C
5. B 6. C 7. D 8. B