1 Which one of the following Indian languages does not have a Dravidian Origin ?

A) Marathi

B) Telugu

C) Malayalam

D) Kannada

2 Who of the following Prime Ministers sent Cripps Mission to India?

A) Winston Churchill

B) Neville Chamberlain

C) Stanley Baldwin

D) LordWavell

3 Who of the following kings was an ardent follower of Jainism?

A) Bimbisara

B) Kharavela

C) Mahapadma Nanda

D) Pulakesin – II

4 In collaboration with Dravid hare and Alexander Duff, who of the following established Hindu College at Calcutta?

A) Louis Vivian Derozio

B) Chandra Vidyasagar

C) Keshab Chandra Sen

D) Raja Rammohan Roy

5 Among the following Presidents of India, who was also the Secretary General of Non-Aligned Movement for some period?

A) Varahagiri Venkatagiri

B) Dr. Shanker Dayal Sharma

C) Giani Zail Singh

D) Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

6 Chandragupta II fought war with the

A) Sakas

B) Huns

C) Kushans

D) Parthians

7 The most important kingdom in Deccan and Central India after the Mauryas was the

A) Cholas

B) Satavahanas

C) Vakatakas

D) Pallavas

8 ‘Ramtanu’ was the original name of

A) Kabir

B) Birbal

C) Tansen

D) Tulsidas

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