General knowledge:: Indian History



Tulsidas, the author of Ramcharitmanas, was a contemporary of which of the following rulers?

A. Akbar B. Humayun
C. Shahjahan D. Sher Shah Suri


The text of the document called Mahzar, by which Akbar assumed the role of supreme arbiter in the matters of religion is found in

A. Nizamuddin's Tabaqat-I-Akbari B. Arif Quandahari's Tarikh-I-Alfi
C. Abul Fazl's Akbarnama D. Badauni's Muntakahab-ut-Tawarikh


To evolve a peaceful settlement of the conflict between India and China, which of the following non-aligned Afro-Asian nations participated in a conference held in December 1962?

A. Burma (now Myanmar), Combodia, Indonesia and UAR B. Burma, Sri Lanka, Combodia and Indonesia
C. Burma, Indonesia, Ghana and Sri Lanka D. All of the above


The term samanta, meaning a feudatory from the sixth century AD, originally meant a

A. slave B. cultivator
C. neighbor D. foreigner


The Vedas contain all the truth was interpreted by

A. Swami Vivekananda B. Swami Dayananda
C. Raja Rammohan Roy D. None of the above

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