History (NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 12 - 16 of 49

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Question number: 12

» History » World History

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What was Rinderpest?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Bubonic plague which spread in the region of Maharashtra in the 1890s.

b.

A disease of cattle plagues that spread in Africa in the 1890s.

c.

A type of cholera that spread in Assam in the 1890s.

d.

A devastating bird disease that was imported to Italy from British Asia, through chicken meat.

Question number: 13

» History » Eighteenth Century Political Formation

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Consider the following statements about Mughal period.

I. Bakshi was responsible for paying salaries to soldiers.

II. Faujdar was the Prime Minister.

III. Sadr-ur-Sudar was responsible to take care of religious behaviour of people.

IV. Kotwal looks after the law and order of city.

Which of the above statement (s) is/are correct?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

I, III and IV

b.

I and II

c.

I, II and III

d.

All of the above

Question number: 14

» History » The Delhi Sultanate

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Who was the only woman sultan during Sultanate period?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Mumtaz

b.

Tarabai

c.

Razia Begum

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 15

» History » World History

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Greenwich Mean Time line passes through which of the following countries?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

China

b.

India

c.

England

d.

USA

Question number: 16

» History » Culture, Science and Literature

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What do you mean by ‘Pietra Dura’?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Coloured hard stones placed in depressions, carved into marble sandstone.

b.

Coloured rooms

c.

Baolis

d.

None of the above

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