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Q1

In which one of the following text, the first formal mention of dance is found?

Q2

Which of the following is/are feminine features of dance as an art form?

1. Abhinaya

2. Bhava

3. Rasa

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Q3

Consider the following statements about Carnatic music:

1. It is more influenced by the Persian elements than that of the Hindu musical traditions.

2. Its main compositions are known as kriti.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q4

Who among the following wrote the famous treatise on dance titled 'Abhinaya Darpan'?

Q5

With reference to Mudras, consider the following statements:

1. Mudras are a combination of hand gestures and body postures.

2. There are 9 fundamental mudras which are used to depict a particular emotion.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Q6

Which among the following is/are features of Kathakali dance?

1. Maximum use of props

2. Usage of headgears

3. Movements of eye and eyebrows

4. Elaborate facial make-up

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Q7

Which of the following is/are not a theatre of entertainment?

1. Jatra

2. Ankia Nat

3. Bhand Pather

4. Ramman

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Q8

With reference to the Mohiniattam dance, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It has elements from both Bharatnatyam and Kathakali dance form.

2. It is dominated by the lasya aspect of dance mentioned in the Natya Shahtra.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q1.

In which one of the following text, the first formal mention of dance is found?

a) Natya Shastra
b) Sam Veda
c) Jaimini Brahmana
d) Rig Veda
Q2.

Which of the following is/are feminine features of dance as an art form?

1. Abhinaya

2. Bhava

3. Rasa

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q3.

Consider the following statements about Carnatic music:

1. It is more influenced by the Persian elements than that of the Hindu musical traditions.

2. Its main compositions are known as kriti.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q4.

Who among the following wrote the famous treatise on dance titled 'Abhinaya Darpan'?

a) Bharata Muni
b) Bhasa
c) Nandikeshvara
d) Bhavabhuti
Q5.

With reference to Mudras, consider the following statements:

1. Mudras are a combination of hand gestures and body postures.

2. There are 9 fundamental mudras which are used to depict a particular emotion.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q6.

Which among the following is/are features of Kathakali dance?

1. Maximum use of props

2. Usage of headgears

3. Movements of eye and eyebrows

4. Elaborate facial make-up

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 and 4 only
b) 2, 3 and 4 only
c) 2 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 only
Q7.

Which of the following is/are not a theatre of entertainment?

1. Jatra

2. Ankia Nat

3. Bhand Pather

4. Ramman

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 2 and 4 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only d
d) None of the above
Q8.

With reference to the Mohiniattam dance, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It has elements from both Bharatnatyam and Kathakali dance form.

2. It is dominated by the lasya aspect of dance mentioned in the Natya Shahtra.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2 d
d) Neither 1 nor 2