1. Who was the Chairman of the Union Powers Committee of the Constituent Assembly of India?

(a) Sardar Vallabhbahi Patel

(b) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

(c) Sir Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyar

(d) Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru

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2. The words “Satyameva Jayate” in the State Emblem of India were taken from

(a) Upanishads

(b) Sama Veda

(c) Rig Veda

(d) Ramayana

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3. Who was the first Indian to be elected to the British Parliament?

(a) Dadabhai Naoroji

(b) Gopala Krishna Gokhale

(c) Bipin Chandra Pal

(d) Lala lajpat Rai

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4. When was the first passenger train run in India?

(a) January 1848

(b) April 1853

(c) May 1857

(d) April 1852

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5. Given below are the names of prominent leaders and their respective operational areas during the revolt period.

Select the incorrect pair.

(a) Rani Laxmibai— Indore

(b) Khan Bahadur Khan— Ruhelkhand

(c) Kunwar Singh— Sahabad

(d) Nana Saheb— Kanpur

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6. Which of the following treaties brought an end to the independent existence of Peshwa Baji Rao II ?

(a) The Treaty of Purandhar

(b) Convention of Wadgaon

(c)Treaty of Bassein

(d) Treaty of Salbai

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7. Who is hailed as the “God of Medicine" by the practitioners of Ayurveda?

(a) Susruta

(b) Chyavana

(c) Dhanwantari

(d) Charaka

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8. Harshavardhana organized his religious assembly at

(a) Mathura

(b) Prayag

(c) Varanasi

(d) Tamralipt

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9. The greatest development in the Kushana period was in the field of

(a) religion

(b) art

(c) literature

(d) architecture

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10. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer :

A. Lord Clive                    

B. Lord Wellesley

C. Lord Dalhousie

D. Lord Curzon

1. Subsidiary Alliance

2. Indian Universities Act

3. Doctrine of Lapse

4. Dual Government in Bengal


(a) A-2, B-3, C-4, D- 1

(b) A-4, B-1, C-3, D-2

(c) A-4, B-3, C-2, D- 1

(d) A- 1, B-4, C-2, D-3

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