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History: Model Test Paper-3

1 In May 1998, while addressing at nuclear tests site near Pokhran, who added 'Jai Vigyan' to the Lal Bahadur Shastri's Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan' ?

2 In the context of ancient Indian society, which one of the following terms does not belong to the category of the other three?

3 In the 'individual Satyagraha', Vinoba Bhave was chosen as the first Satyagrahi. Who was the second?

4 In which city Indian National Congress passed Quit India Resolution on August 8, 1942?

5 In which district is Dandi associated with the March of Gandhi, is located?

6 In which Governor-General's reign railway lines in India were established?

7 In which of the following Vedic hymns there is reference of the origin of four Varnas?

8 In which region was the first metallic coin used In India?

9 In which session did Congress declared complete Independence (Poorna Swaraj) as its goal?

10 Jainism was divided into two sects - Swetambaras (White-clad) and Digambaras (Sky clad or naked) - during the reign of the:

11 Jatakas are the stories of:

12 Just before midnight 14th August 1947, Jawaharlal Nehru rose in the Constituent Assembly to deliver the most famous speech ever made by an Indian. Which of the following were the opening lines of the speech?

13 Kanva dynasty was established by:

14 Kautilya (also known as Vishnugupta and Chanakya) is the author of Arthasastra which has been compared with:

15 Khajuraho temples were built by rulers of which dynasty?

16 Kharavela of Kalinga was a follower of

17 Khilafat Movement was organised to protest against the injustice done to:

18 Krishnadevaraya built the Krishnaswami temple in Hampi, which is situated in the present state of ?

19 Liberty, Equality and Fraternity' was the motto of which revolution?

20 Live well, as long as you live. Live well even by borrowings, for once cremated, there is no return'. The rejection of after life is an aphorism of the?

21 Lumbini where Gautam Buddha was born is in which country?

22 Madhubani', a style of folk paintings is popular in which of the following states in India?

23 Mahatma Gandhi participated In the Second Round Table conference after:

24 Mahatma Gandhi used for the first time hunger strike as a weapon during?

25 Mahatma Gandhi was born at which place?

26 Mahavira was:

27 Malik Kafur was General under which ruler?

28 Mauryan Dynasty was founded by:

29 Megasthanes visited India during the reign of:

30 Megasthanes was the Ambassador of:

31 Megasthanes, the ambassador of Selucus at the Mauryan court in Pataliputra, wrote an account of the period in his book:

32 Mohammed-bin-Qasim conquered Sind in the year

33 Monolithic Rathas' of the Pallavas are found at:

34 Mrs Annie Besant became the first woman President of the Indian National Congress in:

35 Nagananda', 'Ratnavali' and 'Priyadarshika' Sanskrit works were authored by which ruler ?

36 Name the British Prime Minister who convened the First Round Table Conference in London?

37 Nurjahan's real name was?

38 Of all the states in northern India in 6th century BC which of the following states emerged as the most powerful?

39 Of the five vows (Panch Anuvratas) of Jainism, four existed before Mahavira. The one which he added was:

40 Of the following scholars who was the first to discover the traces of the Harappan Civilisation?

41 Of the following who died as political prisoner in Lahore prison?

42 Of the following who is called India's Machiavelli?

43 Of the following who was the hero of a famous drama Malvlkagnimitra written by Kalidasa?

44 On 15 May 1952, who became the first speaker of the Lok Sabha ?

45 On 17 Dec 1931, who founded the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) in Kolkata ?

46 On the banks of which river, did Mahatma Gandhi establish Satyagraha Ashram in Ahmedabad ?

47 On which date, the arrival date of Mahatma Gandhi in India from South Africa, is the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas celebrated?

48 On which occasion the slogan 'Nagpur Chalo' was raised?

49 Original name of Chanakya was?

50 Outside India, Buddhism was first accepted in