Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Consider the following pairs:

Martial art        State

1. Thang-ta:       Manipur

2. Pari-khanda:    Bihar

3. Thoda:          Nagaland

4. Gatka:          Punjab

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

Q2

Which one of the following Vedas acts like a guide book for the rishis/priests who conduct sacrificial rituals?

Q3

Hitopadesha comprises several non-human and animal elements imparting the wisdom to humans. Who among the following wrote them?

Q4

Consider the following statements:

1. Both Manipuri and Kathak dances use an intricate system of foot-work.

2. Manipuri dance is a comparatively recent origin while Kathak is associated with a century-old tradition of Raslila.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Q5

Which one of the following Sanskrit plays has the character of invocation to Lord Buddha in the Nandi verse?

Q6

Consider the following statements:

1. Abhidhamma Pitaka has the mention of the rules and regulations, which should be followed by the Buddhist monks.

2. The Jatakas are a compilation of the stories from the previous births of Buddha.

3. The stories of the Bodhisattva are not discussed in the Jatakas.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q7

Who among the following wrote the most loved Indian patriotic song '‘Saare jahan se achcha’?

Q8

With reference to Odissi dance, consider the following statements:

1. It is similar to Bharatnatyam dance form in terms of Mudras and postures used to express emotions.

2. Tribhanga posture is innate to the Odissi dance form.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q9

With reference to Indian Classical dances, which one of the following is different from the rest?

Q1.

Consider the following pairs:

Martial art        State

1. Thang-ta:       Manipur

2. Pari-khanda:    Bihar

3. Thoda:          Nagaland

4. Gatka:          Punjab

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

a) 3 and 4 only
b) 1, 2 and 4 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1 and 4 only
Q2.

Which one of the following Vedas acts like a guide book for the rishis/priests who conduct sacrificial rituals?

a) Sama Veda
b) Yajur Veda
c) Atharva Veda
d) Rig Veda
Q3.

Hitopadesha comprises several non-human and animal elements imparting the wisdom to humans. Who among the following wrote them?

a) Vishnu Sharma
b) Narayan Pandit
c) Bhasa
d) Kalidasa
Q4.

Consider the following statements:

1. Both Manipuri and Kathak dances use an intricate system of foot-work.

2. Manipuri dance is a comparatively recent origin while Kathak is associated with a century-old tradition of Raslila.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2.
d) Neither 1 nor 2.
Q5.

Which one of the following Sanskrit plays has the character of invocation to Lord Buddha in the Nandi verse?

a) Priyadarsika
b) Swapnavasavadatta
c) Vikramorvasiya
d) Nagananda
Q6.

Consider the following statements:

1. Abhidhamma Pitaka has the mention of the rules and regulations, which should be followed by the Buddhist monks.

2. The Jatakas are a compilation of the stories from the previous births of Buddha.

3. The stories of the Bodhisattva are not discussed in the Jatakas.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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

Who among the following wrote the most loved Indian patriotic song '‘Saare jahan se achcha’?

a) Allama Muhammad Iqbal
b) Mirza Ghalib
c) Mir Taqi Mir
d) Rabindranath Tagore
Q8.

With reference to Odissi dance, consider the following statements:

1. It is similar to Bharatnatyam dance form in terms of Mudras and postures used to express emotions.

2. Tribhanga posture is innate to the Odissi dance form.

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.
Q9.

With reference to Indian Classical dances, which one of the following is different from the rest?

a) Gat bhaav
b) Alarippu
c) Mangalacharan
d) Ananda