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Question number: 1201

» Art and Iconography » Sculptural Art » Mauryan Pillar Capitals (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is not applicable to a typical Asokan pillar? (September)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It is polished in a shinning way.

b.

It is made entirely of one single piece of stone.

c.

It consists of a shaft and a capital.

d.

Its capital is surmounted by one or more animal-figures.

Question number: 1202

» Iron Age in Peninsular India » Emergence of Urban Centres in the Ganga Valley » New 2019

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Appeared in Year: 2016

Assertion-Reason▾

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The centre of the second Urbanisation was the middle ganga plain. (July)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Iron was freely available here.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 1203

» Architecture: A Significant Source of Indian History » Temple Architecture » Main Features of the Temple Architecture (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2016

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

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Match the items of List-I with those of List-II: (July)

List-Ⅰ (Column-I) List-Ⅱ (Column-II)

(A)

Ardha Mandapa

(i)

Used for conducting religious discourses

(B)

Asthana Mandapa

(ii)

Assembly hall

(C)

Maha Mandapa

(iii)

Dedicated to ritual marriage celebration of the ord with Goddess

(D)

Kalyana mandapa

(iv)

Intermediary space between the temple exterior and garbhrih.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

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