1. Under whose presidency was the Lahore Session of the Indian Congress held in the year 1929, wherein a resolution was adopted to gain complete independence from the British?

A) BalGangadhar Tilak

B) Gopal Krishna Gokhale

C) Jawaharlal Nehru

D) Motilal Nehru

2. Who among the following Gandhian followers was a teacher by profession?

A) “A N Sinha ”

B) Braj Kishore Prasad

C) J B Kriplani

D) Rajendra Prasad

3. In the Gandhara sculptures the preaching mudra associated with the Buddhas First Sermon at Sarnath is

A) Abhaya

B) Dhyana

C) DharmachakraÂÂ

D) Bhumisparsa

4. Ashtapradhan was a Council of Ministers

A) In the Gupta administration

B) In the Chola administration

C) In the Vijaynagar administration

D) In the Maratha administration

5. Which one of the following travelers is not associated with the description of the glories of Vijayanagar kingdom?

A) Paes

B) Abdul Razzaq

C) Ibn Battuta

D) Nuniz

6. Hughly was used as a base for piracy in the Bay of Bengal by

A) The PortugueseÂÂ

B) The French

C) The Danish

D) The British

7. Which among the following is the sacred book of the Buddhists ?

A) Upanishad

B) Vedas

C) “Tripitaka ”

D) Jatakas

8. Who is called the ‘Father of the Indian National Congress’ ?

A) A.O. Hume

B) Mahatma Gandhi

C) Lokmanya Tilak

D) Surendranath Banerjee

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