Quiz 4: Basic General Knowledge

1. Which among the following acts, incorporated 11th Fundamental duty in Indian Constitution?
[A] 42nd Amendment Act
[B] 43rd Amendment Act
[C] 86th Amendment Act
[D] 89th Amendment Act

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2. Socialist” was implicit in the constitution, but made explicit by which among the following Constitution Amendment Acts?
[A] 38th Amendment Act
[B] 42nd Amendment Act
[C] 49th Amendment Act
[D] 52nd Amendment Act

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3. Which among the following article of the Constitution of India says that all public places are open to all citizens?
[A] Article 15 (2)
[B] Article 16 (2)
[C] Article 17
[D] Article 18

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4. For how many years, Great Migration in Europe lasted?
[A] 2 centuries
[B] 4 centuries
[C] 6 centuries
[D] 1 century

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5. The temple city of Osian, near Jodhpur was built by which among the following Rajput Kings?
[A] Pratiharas
[B] Solankis
[C] Chauhanas
[D] Parmaras

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6. Who among the following legendary kings was also known as “Sarvadamana” in his childhood?
[A] Asoka
[B] Bharata
[C] Chandragupta Maurya
[D] Samudra Gupta

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7. Who among the following translated “Gita Govinda” in 1792?
[A] Sir Willam Jones
[B] Charles Wilkins
[C] Sir Robert Chambers
[D] H.H. Wilson

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8. Which among the following dynasty was identified only on the basis of Coins?
[A] Gupta
[B] Kushana
[C] Rastrakuta
[D] Chalukya

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9. In which year Archaeological Survey of India was made a permanent body?
[A] 1902
[B] 1861
[C] 1906
[D] 1910

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10. Which among the following constitutional amendment act, reduced the age of voting from 21 years to 18 years?
[A] 59th Amendment Act
[B] 60th Amendment Act
[C] 61st Amendment Act
[D] 62nd Amendment Act

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    There is a slight mistake in question no. 8. Gita Govind was translated by Sir William Jones. Charles Wilkins translated Bhagvad Gita.

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      Sir William Jones, the founder of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, translated Kalidasa’s Shakuntala in 1789, the Gita Govinda in 1792, and The Laws ofManu (ManavaDhar- mashastra) in 1797

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