States PCS: Karnataka GK for KPSC and other Karnataka State Exams

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1. Which of the following rulers founded the new city of Vidyanagar?
1) Harihara I
2) Bukka Raya I
3) Deva Raya I
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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2. Which of the following held the fort after the death of Saluva Narasimha for a brief period?

[A] Narasa Nayaka
[B] Immadi Narasimha
[C] Qasim Barid
[D] Saiuva Gunda

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3. Which of the following was the founder of Bahmani Kingdom?

[A] Hasan Gangu
[B] Muhammad Shah I
[C] Taj-ud-din Firoz Shah
[D] Ahmah Shah Wali

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4. Burhan III came to the throne of Ahmednagar in which of the following years?

[A] 1610 CE
[B] 1612 CE
[C] 1614 CE
[D] 1616 CE

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5. Which of the following ruler sent an embassy to Emperor Akbar’s court in 1603 CE?

[A] Burhan Nizam Shah
[B] Ali Adil Shah I
[C] Ibrahim Adil Shah II
[D] Malik Hasan Bahri

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6. N. Lingappa was a veteran athletics coach from Karnataka who passed away in June 2019 in Bengaluru. What is the name of the prestigious award he won in 2014 for his work in the field of athletics?

[A] Dhyan Chand Award
[B] Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award
[C] Arjuna Award
[D] Dronacharya Award

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7. Indian coffee tycoon, V G Siddhartha Hegde found dead in Mangaluru, Karnataka on 29 July 2019. He was the founder of which company?

[A] Coffee Cafe Day
[B] Cafe Coffee Day
[C] Coffee Cafe Date
[D] Cafe Coffee Date

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8. Ashmounds at Kupgal and Kudatini were discovered in which year and by which British officer?

[A] William Brydon, 1835
[B] Francis Norman, 1812
[C] Cuebold, 1836.
[D] John Daunt, 1846

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9. Who among the following established the Cheluvanarayana Temple in Melukote?

[A] Adi Shankaracharya
[B] Ramanujacharya
[C] Channabasavanna
[D] Krishnadevaraya

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10. Which of the following ruler of Keladi Dynasty was defeated by Hyder Ali, who then merged Keladi Kingdom with the Kingdom of Mysore?

[A] Somashekara Nayaka II
[B] Keladi Chennamma
[C] Chenna Basappa Nayaka
[D] Queen Virammaji

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