1. Which of the following pairs is wrongly matched ?

A) National ? Indian National Planning Congress Committee

B) People’s Plan ? M. N. Roy

C) Gandhian Plan ? Sriman Narayan

D) Bombay Plan ? Rajaji

2. Qutub-ud-Din Aibak, the founder of the Slave Dynasty in India was originally a slave of

A) Mahmud Ghazni

B) Shams-ud-Din Iltutmish

C) Mohammad Ghori

D) Ghyas-ud-Din Balban

3. Who was the founder of the Radhaswami Satsang, a sect born out of Sikkim in 1851?

A) Dayal Das

B) Shiv Dayal Khatri

C) Ramtanu Lahiri

D) Baba Balak Singh

4. The British Governor – General, who defeated Tipu Sultan and captured Mysore in the Fourth Anglo-Mysore War in 1799, was

A) Warren Hastings

B) Lord Cornwallis

C) Lord Wellesley

D) The Marquess of Hastings

5. Who of the following historically prominent Indian national leaders started the Brahminical magazine Brahman Sevadi to defend Hinduism against the Christian missionaries during the 19th century ?

A) Raja Ramamohan Roy

B) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee

C) Debendranath Tagore

D) Vivekananda

6. Among the several centres where Jainism flourished, which of the following developed into an important centre under Vajramuni, during the 1st and 2nd centuries A. D. ?

A) Kausali

B) Rajagriha

C) Vaisali

D) Ujjain

7. The Governor-General of India, who proposed shifting the Indian capital from Calcutta to Delhi, was

A) Lord Hardinge ? II

B) Lord Curzon

C) Lord Dufferin

D) Lansdowne

8. Where did Goutama, the Buddha die ?

A) Kusinagara

B) Kapilavastu

C) Saranath

D) Gaya

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