1 The Council of the ‘Nine Gems’ is associated with

A) Ballala Sena

B) Harshavardhana

C) Chandragupta II

D) Devapala

2 Which factor influenced most to eliminate caste-system in India?

A) Rationalism

B) Liberal Education

C) Job Opportunities

D) Legislations

3 During the Indian Freedom Struggle, why did Rowlatt Act arouse popular indignation?

A) It authorized the government to imprison people without trial

B) It curtailed the freedom of religion.

C) It curbed the trade union activities

D) None of these

4 The Britishers come to India as traders and formed company named

A) Indo-British Company

B) Eastern India Company

C) East India Company

D) None of these

5 Which one of the following settlements comprised Zamindar as middleman to collect the land revenue?

A) Mahalwari Settlement

B) Ryotwari Settlement

C) Permanent Settlement

D) None of the above

6 Who was the first Chief Justice of Supreme Court of Calcutta?

A) Hyde

B) Elijah Impey

C) Lemaistre

D) Stanley Baldwin

7 Which one of the following statements regarding Asokan stone pillars is incorrect?

A) These are highly polished

B) These are monolithic

C) The shaft of pillars is tapering in shape

D) These are parts of architectural structures

8 Which one of the following was a corporation of merchant in ancient India?

A) Chaturvedimangalam

B) Parishad

C) Ashtadikgaja

D) Manigrama

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