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The philosophy  propounded in the Upanishads is known as 

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

Answer:   B) Vedanta



Explanation:

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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Bahadur Shah I (1707–1712 AD) was the ruler of which dynasty?

A) Nanda B) Maurya
C) Mughal D) Haryanka
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Mughal

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Tripitakas are sacred books of _______.

A) Sikhs B) Jews
C) Buddhists D) Muslims
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Buddhists

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___________ is a collection of architectural astronomical instruments, built by Maharaja Jai Singh II.

A) Jantar Mantar, Delhi B) Group of Monuments at Hampi
C) Group of Monuments at Pattadakal D) Nalanda, Bihar
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Jantar Mantar, Delhi

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Bajirao I (1720–1740 AD) was the ruler of which dynasty?

A) Nanda B) Peshwas
C) Haryanka D) Maurya
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Peshwas

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Bimbisara was the king of which dynasty?

A) Haryanka B) Maurya
C) Shunga D) Nanda
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Haryanka

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Who built the Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram?

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

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Who was the trusted General of the Mughal emperor Akbar?

A) Raja Todar Mal B) Man Singh I
C) Birbal D) Tansen
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Man Singh I

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Who pioneered the guerrilla warfare methods?

A) Babur B) Akbar
C) Shivaji D) Bajirao Peshwa
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Shivaji

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