History (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 104 - 107 of 120

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Question number: 104

» History » New Empires and Kingdoms

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The sword of Tipu Sultan, who ruled Mysore till 1799, was made of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Wootz iron

b.

Iron

c.

Wootz-high carbon steel

d. All of the above

Question number: 105

» History » Culture, Science and Literature

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Consider the following statements

I. The style of painting developed around in Bengal, pilgrimage center of the temple of Kalighat.

II. The mythological themes and images of gods and goddesses were the central theme of this style.

III. After the 19th century, Kalighat painters began to use shading to give them a rounded form, to make the images look three dimensional.

Which of the above statements is/are true about Kalighat paintings?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

I and III

b.

Only I

c.

Only II

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

Question number: 106

» History » Culture, Science and Literature

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Consider the following statements

I. These paintings celebrated the British, their power, their victories and their supremacy.

II. Historical paintings sought to create a public memory of imperial triumphs.

III. These paintings show British invincible and all powerful.

Which of the above is/are the features of history paintings?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Only II

b.

I and III

c.

Only I

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 107

» History » Popular Movements and Social Reforms

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Which one of the following statements about the teachings of Kabir is not correct?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

He was not against pilgrimage and idol worship

b.

He emphasized on 1 God and the spread of devotionalism

c.

He did not consider it necessary to abandon the normal life of a householder

d.

He believed in universal love

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