History (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 77 - 82 of 120

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Question number: 77

» History » The Mauryas

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Consider the following scripts

I. Brahmi II. Kharosthi

III. Greek IV. Aramaic

Which of the above scripts used in the Ashokan inscriptions?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

I and II

b.

I, II and III

c.

Ill and IV

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 78

» History » Culture, Science and Literature

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The Mathura School of Art was influenced by

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Bodh Gaya School of Art

b.

Amravati School of Art

c.

Roman School of Art

d.

Gandhara School of Art

Question number: 79

» History » Medieval Architecture and Culture

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Which one of the following has been the feature of the South Indian temple architecture?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Gopuram

b.

Mandapa

c.

Vimana

d.

Sikhara

Question number: 80

» History » The Delhi Sultanate

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Ibn Battuta an African traveler visited India during the time of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Alivardi Khan

b.

Muhammad Bin Tughlaq

c.

Alauddin Khilji

d.

Iltutmish

Question number: 81

» History » Civilizations

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Who of the following was the chief exponent of combining elements of modern Western civilization with the best within Indian tradition?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Rabindranath Tagore

b.

William Jones

c.

Mahatma Gandhi

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 82

» History » Culture, Science and Literature

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Consider the following statements

I. The James Mill was a severe critic of the Orientalists.

II. The 1854 despatch on education was in favour of English being introduced as a medium of higher education in India.

III. Mahatma Gandhi thought that promotion of literacy was the most important aim of education.

IV. Rabindranath Tagore felt that children ought to be subjected to strict discipline.

Which of the above statement is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

II and III

b.

I and II

c.

I, II and III

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

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