Question Series – 17 – Medieval India Questions


14.Which among the following is called as cradle of Indian Temple Architecture ?

A.Aihole

B.Tanjore

C.Sun Temple

D.Kajurahoe

15.The thousand pillar temple belongs to ?

A.Kakatiyas

B.Cholas

C.Chalukyas

D.Pandyas

16.Which among the following statement is correct ?

A.pandyas specialised in building of Gopuras,Mandapas and Shikara

B.Pandyas issued gold coins and is called as Thanka Nagai .

C.Both A and B are correct

D.Both A And B are wrong

17.Odd one out about Ramanuja

A.He went training in Sankara school

B.He insisted in qualified Monism

C.He took interest in propagating bakthi doctrine to people belong to varnashrama system

D.All are correct

18.Odd one out

A.Nalayira Divya Prabandham – Nadamuni

B.Tiruvaymoli – Nammalvar

C.Nambi andar Nambi – Alwar

D.All are correct

19.Which among the following is correct ?

A.Deccan style of sculpture shows a close affinity to gupta art .

B.Pallava Sculpture owed a lot to Buddist Tradition

C.Both A and B are correct

D.Both are wrong

20.Which among the following is wrong ?

A.Vijayalaya ruled over small area lying south of kaveri

B.The revenue of chola empire mainly comes from war booty

C.Both are wrong

D.Both are correct

21.During chola rule ,Kanchipuram was a ?

A.Pallichchandam

B.Brahmadeya

C.Vellanvagai

D.None of the above

22.Which among the following is correct ?

A.KambaRamayanam belongs to Chola period

B.Periya Puranam belongs to pallava period and is written in sanskrit initially.

C.Both are correct

D.Both are wrong

23.The chief feature of Chola temple architecture is ?

A.Shikara

B.Mandapam

C.Vimana

D.Mural Paintings

24.Which among the following king ruled earlier ?

A.Rajadhiraja 1

B.Arinjaya

C.Aditya

D.Gandaraditiya

25.Odd one out

A.Dandin – Avanti Sundari Kathasara

B.Bharavi – Kiratarjunyam

C.Perundevanar – Bharatavenba

D.All are correct

26.Which among the following is Correct ?

A.Ellora Temple contains more paintings than ajantha

B.Badami has only cave temple

C.Ellora temple belongs to the age of Rashtrakutha only.

D.Ajantha temple is situated in Maharasthra

27.Rashtrakutha king Govind III Invaded kanchi during the reign of ?

A.Dantivarman

B.Vikramaditya

C.Vikramaditya II

D.Nandivarman I

28.Papanatha Temple belongs to

A.Chalukyas

B.Cholas

C.Cheras

D.Pandyas

29.Who defeated Kulothunga chola III ?

A.Maravarman Sundaya Pandya I

B.Maravarman Sundara Pandya II

C.Jatavarman Sundara Pandya

D.None of the above

30.The king Varaguna I belongs to ?

A.Rashtrakutha

B.Yadava

C.Pandyas

D.Chalukyas

31.Which among the following is correct ?

A.Pandyas were famous for pearl diving .

B.The famous port of pandyas were Korkai and Thondi situated North of Kaveri

C.All are correct

D.All are wrong

32.Odd one out

A.Manickavasakar – Thiruvasakam

B.Andal – Thiruppavai

C.Villiputhurar – Mahabaratha

D.All are correct

33.Sundara Pandya ascended the throne with the help of ?

A.Malik Kafur

B.Virapandya

C.Jatavarman sundara pandya

D.He never ascended the throne

34.Write the correct order of pandyas state

A.Mandalam – Valanadu- Urs

B.Urs – Valanadu – Mandalam

C.Mandalam – urs – Valanadu

D.All are wrong

35.Who got defeated at Battle of Takkolam ?

A.Parantaka I

B.Parantaka II

C.Krishna II

D.Krishna III

36.who was called as Madurai Kondan ?

A.Parantaka I

B.Parantaka II

C.Aditya I

D.Arinjaya

37. Which among the following is correct about Eripatti ?

A.It is a special category of Tank land named in south India and some part of North India .

B.Every Inscription from the pallava period pertianing to rural affairs refers to the upkeep of Tank

C.Both are wrong.

D.Both are correct

38.Nanadesi’s are ?

A.Inland Merchants

B.Foreign Merchants

C.Inland War fighters

D.Foreign War fighters

39.Aryanisation on the south picked up pace during the period of ?

A.Cholas

B.Chalukyas

C.Pandyas

D.Pallavas

40.The ancient Srivijaya is ?

A.Srilanka

B.Sumatra

C.Thailand

D.Singapore

41.Early phase of Ajantha temple belongs to ?

A.Ashoka

B.Satavakanas

C.Guptas

D.Kanishkas

42.Shore temple is an example of ?

A.Cave temple

B.Rock cut temple

C.Structural temple

D.All the above

43.Megudi temple belongs to ?

A.Jains

B.Buddism

C.Hinduism

D.Ajivikas

44.Aihole is famous for ?

A.Inscriptions

B.Guilds

C.Mandapa type caves

D.All are correct

45.Velvikudi plates belongs to the reign of ?

A.Parantaka Nedunjadayan

B.Parantaka Nedunkadayan I

C.Parantaka Nedunchilayan

D.Parantaka Nedunchilayan I

46.Later cholas ruled south India during ?

A.9th to 12th century

B.9th to 13th century

C.9th to 11the century

D.9th to 14th century

47.Samanthas are ?

A.Queens of Telengana

B.Feudal Lords

C.Provincial kings

D.None of the above

48.The symbol of Chalukya was ?

A.Wild Boar

B.Wild Deer

C.Wild bull

D.None of the above

49.Which king is named as Parameshwaran ?

A.Pulikesin I

B.Pukikesan II

C.Maravarman Sundara pandyan

D.Jatavarman Kulasekara pandyan

50.Hoysalas are the feudatories of ?

A .Chalukyas

B.Rashtrakuthas

C.Sultanatss

D.Vijayanagara

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