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The philosophy  propounded in the Upanishads is known as 

A) Advaita B) Vedanta
C) Yoga D) Samkhya

Answer:   B) Vedanta



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The Upanishads are commonly referred to as Vedanta. 


The Upanishads alone are widely known and among the most important literature in the history of Indian religions and culture and their central ideas are at the spiritual core of Hindus.

 

The upanishads are a part of the Vedas and are ancient Sanskrit texts that contain some of the central philosophical concepts and ideas of Hinduism, some of which are shared with Buddhism, and Jainism.

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Ancient Indraprastha was capital of which of the following Mahajanapada?

 

A) Kuru B) Vajji
C) Matsya D) Panchal
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Kuru

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Which of the following is/are the 9 gems of Chandragupta Vikramaditya?

 

A) Harisena B) Kahapanaka
C) Amarsimha D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) All of the above

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Who was the then Governor-General of British India, when ‘Sati Pratha’ became illegal and punishable?

 

A) Lord Cornwallis   B) Lord Wellesley  
C) Lord William Bentinck   D) Warren Hastings  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Lord William Bentinck  

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Which of the following is an INCORRECT sequence of Mughal rulers?

 

A) Jahangir, Shah Jahan, Aurangzeb   B) Akbar, Shah Jahan, Jahangir  
C) Babur, Humayun, Akbar   D) Akbar, Jahangir, Shah Jahan  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Akbar, Shah Jahan, Jahangir  

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The Sangam period is considered as the Golden Era of Tamil language as many classical Tamil ........ were written during this period

 

A) novels B) prose
C) poems D) epics
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) poems

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Which of these is the biggest tax reform made in India since independence?

 

A) Goods and Services Tax B) Excise duty
C) Customs duty D) Land revenue
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Goods and Services Tax

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In which of the following locations was the Quit India Movement launched by Mahatma Gandhi in 1942?

 

A) August Kranti Maidan B) Shivaji Park
C) Pragati Maidan D) Jallianwala Bagh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) August Kranti Maidan

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Which dynasty built the pancha rathas of Mahabalipuram?

 

A) Satavahana B) Pallava
C) Chola D) Chera
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Pallava

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