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History GK From IAS Exam 2010 and 2011

History GK From IAS Exam 2010 and 2011: 1. Among the following, who was not a proponent of the Bhakti cult?(A) Nagarjuna(B) Tukaram(C) Tyagaraja(D) Vallabhacharya Ans: Nagarjuna (A) 2. Why did Buddhism start declining in India in early medieval times? (1) Buddha was by that time considered as one of the incarnations of Vishnu and thus became a part

History GK From IAS Exam 2008 and 2009

History GK From IAS Exam 2008 and 2009: 1. Who suggested the reconstitution of the Viceroy Executive Council in which all the Portfolios including that of War Members were to be held by the Indian leaders?(A) Simon Commission(B) Simla Conference(C) Cripps Proposal(D) Cabinet Mission Ans: Simla Conference (B) 2. Who gave a systematic critique of the moderate politics of

History GK From IAS Exam 2006 and 2007

History GK From IAS Exam 2006 and 2007: 1. The initial design and construction of which massive temple took place during the reign of Suryavarman II?(A) Sri Mariamman Temple(B) Angkor Vat Temple(C) Batu Caves Temple(D) Kamakhya Temple Ans: Angkor Vat Temple (B) 2. When Raja Wodeyar founded the kingdom of Mysore, who was the ruler of the Vijayanagar Empire?(A)

GK From CDS II EXAM 2020

GK From CDS II EXAM 2020: 1. Which one of the following Indian Places receives minimum rainfall in a year?(A) Jodhpur(B) Leh(C) New Delhi(D) Bengaluru Ans: Leh (B) 2. Timber vegetation is generally not found in which of the following regions?(A) Subtropical region(B) Temperate region(C) Alpine region(D) Tundra region Ans: Tundra region (D) 3. The Isotherm Line, which divides India North-South in

Geography GK From IAS Exam 2004 and 2005

Geography GK From IAS Exam 2004 and 2005: 1. Match List-I (National Park/Sanctuary) with List-II (State) and select the correct answer using the codes given below List-I List-II (A) Kanger Ghati National Park (1) Chhattisgarh (B) Nagerhole National Park (2) Haryana (C) Kugti Wildlife Sanctuary (3) Himachal Pradesh (D) Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary (4) Karnataka Codes:(A) A-3;

History GK From IAS Exam 2004 and 2005

History GK From IAS Exam 2004 and 2005: 1. Consider the following statements(1) In the Third Battle of Panipat, Ahmed Shah Abdali defeated Ibrahim Lodi(2) Tipu Sultan was killed in the Third Anglo-Mysore War(3) Mir Jafar entered in a conspiracy with the English for the defeat of Nawab Siraj-ud-Daulah in the Battle of Plassey Which of

History GK From IAS Exam 2002 and 2003

History GK From IAS Exam 2002 and 2003: 1. The real intention of the British for including the princely states in the Federal Union proposed by the India Act of 1935 was to(A) exercise more and direct political and administrative(B) involve the princes actively in the administration of the colony(C) finally effect the complete political and

History GK From IAS Exam 2001

History GK From IAS Exam 2001: 1. Under the Permanent Settlement, 1793, the Zamindars are required to issue pattas to the farmers which were not issued by many of the Zamindars. The reason was(A) the Zamindars were trusted by the farmers(B) there were no officials check upon the Zamindars(C) it was the responsibility of the British

History GK From IAS Exam 1999

History GK From IAS Exam 1999: 1. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists List-I (Books) List-II (Authors) (A) The First Indian War of Independence (1) Rabindranath Tagore (B) Anand Math (2) Sir Aurbindo (C) Life Divine (3) Bankim Chandra Chatterji (D) Sadhana (4) Vinayak Damodar Savarkar

History GK From IAS Exam 1998

History GK From IAS Exam 1998: 1. The Ashoka major rock edicts which tell us about the Sangam Kingdom include rock edicts(A) I and X(B) I and XI(C) II and XIII(D) II and XIV Ans: II and XIII (C) 2. Which of the following pairs are correctly matched? (1) Lothal: Ancient dockyard (2) Sarnath: First Sermon of Buddha (3)