16 .Who among the following has been called the 'Napoleon of India'?
A.  Samudragupta
B.  Chandragupta
C.  Ashoka
D.  Harshavardhana
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17 .Akbar assumed actual control over the administration of his empire in:
A.  1556
B.  1562
C.  1558
D.  1560
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18 .The monuments at Khajuraho belong to the period of :
A.  Vakatakas
B.  Rashtrakutas
C.  Chandellas
D.  Gahadavalas
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19 .The battle which is the story of Mahabharata most probably took place around:
A.  100 B.C.
B.  1000 B.C.
C.  2000 B.C.
D.  100 A.D.
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20 .Prithviraj Chauhan belonged to the Rajput dynasty of :
A.  Chandellas
B.  Gahadavalas
C.  Tomaras
D.  Guhilots
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21 .Which one of the following is correctly matched ?
A.  Yogaksheman -Rig Veda Vahamyaham
B.  Satyamevajayate -Mundaka Upanishad
C.  Vasudhaiva - Arthashastra Kutumbhakam
D.  Satyam Shivam - Bhagavad Gita Sundaram
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22 .The main occupation of the people of the Indus Valley civilization was:
A.  agriculture
B.  cattle rearing
C.  hunting
D.  trade
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23 .Which Gupta ruler had led a campaign to the south and was an expert 'Veena' player?
A.  Chandragupta I
B.  Samudragupta
C.  Chandragupta Vikramaditya
D.  Skandagupta
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24 .Which of the following was not a kingdom in ancient India?
A.  Avanti
B.  Vatsa
C.  Hampi
D.  Kosala
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25 .At a time when empires in Europe were crumbling before the might of Napoleon which one of the following Governor General kept the British flag flying high in India?
A.  Warren Hastings
B.  Lord Cornwallis
C.  Lord Wellesley
D.  Lord Hastings
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26 .Who was the founder of the Nanda dyansty?
A.  Mahapadma Nanda
B.  Dhana Nanda
C.  Ashoka Nanda
D.  None of these
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27 .Match the following:
Harappan site State
A. Kalibangan 1. Punjab
B. Mohenjodaro 2. Rajasthan
C. Rangpur 3. Gujarat
D. Surkotda 4. Sind
Codes:A B C D
A.  2 1 3 4
B.  2 4 1 3
C.  3 4 2 1
D.  4 2 1 3
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28 .Who was the Peshwa when the Third Battle of Panipat (1761 A.D.) was fought between the Marathas and the Afghans?
A.  Balaji Baji Rao
B.  Baji Rao
C.  Narayan Rao
D.  Madho Rao
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29 .Which temple got the name of Black Pagoda?
A.  Sun Temple
B.  Lingaraja Temple
C.  Jagannath Temple
D.  Kailash Temple
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30 .Consider the following kings:1. Ajatashatru 2. Bindusara3. PrasenjitWho of these was/were the contemporary/contemporaries ofGautama Buddha?
A.  1 only
B.  2 and 3
C.  1 and 3
D.  1, 2 and 3
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