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Historical Monuments

Apart from the famous Taj Mahal or Red fort there are many historical monuments built by different rulers at different point of time. It is imperative to know the location of these monuments and their builders as a number of questions on historical monuments have been asked in the past years. Take a short test specially created on Historical monuments:

1. Match the following:

A- Kalinjar 1. Kolkata
B- Fort William 2. Delhi
C- puran Quila 3. Chennai
D- Gingee 4. Bundelkhand

a A-4, B-2, C-3, D-1
b A-2, B-2, C-1, D-3
c A-4, B-1, C-2, D-3
d A-2, B-4, C-1, D-3


2. Match the following:

A- Adilabad 1. Ala-ud-din Khilji
B- Tughlaqabad 2. Prithvi Raj Chauhan
C- Qila Rai Pithora 3. Mohammad bin Tughalq
D- Siri 4. Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq

a A-4, B-2, C-3, D-1
b A-2, B-2, C-1, D-3
c A-4, B-1, C-2, D-3
d A-3, B-4, C-2, D-1


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3. Which of the following fort was partly built by Humayun and partly by Sher Shah

a. Fort of Siri
b. Puran Quila, Delhi
c. Red Fort of Delhi
d. Chunar fort


4. Which of the following monuments are associated with Akbar

1. Red fort 2. Agra Fort 3. Allahabad fort 4. Chunar fort 5. Tomb of Humayun

a. 1, 2 and 3
b. 2, 3 and 5
c. 2, 3 and 4
d. 1, 3 and 5


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5. Which of the Historical monumental buildings are associated with Shah Jahan

1. Taj Mahal 2. Red Fort 3. Agra fort 4. Moti Masjid 5. jama Masjid 6. Diwan-i-khas7. Chunar fort

a. 1, 2, 5, 6 and 7
b. 1, 3,5, 6 and 7
c. 1, 2, 4, 5 and 6
d. 1, 4, 5, 6 and 7


6. The construction of Qutub Minar was started by Qutub-ud-din Aibak and completed by Altamash. Altamash dedicated it to

a. A sufi saint Khwaja-Mohinuddin Chishti
b. A sufi saint Qutub-ud-din Bakhtiyar kaki
c. Qutub-ud-din Aibak
d. Iltutmish


7. Match the following:

A- Sun temple 1. Bhubaneswar
B- Linga Raj temple 2. udaygiri Hills
C- Jagannath temple 3. Puri
D- Hathigumpha caves 4. Konark

a A-4, B-2, C-3, D-1
b A-2, B-2, C-1, D-3
c A-4, B-1, C-2, D-3
d A-4, B-1, C-3, D-2


8. Match the following:

A- Jahaz Mahal 1. Nachna
B- Chaturmukha Shiv image 2. Mandu
C- Parshvanatha Jain temple 3. Bhopal
D- Moti Masjid 4. Khajuraho

a A-4, B-2, C-3, D-1
b A-2, B-1, C-4, D-3
c A-4, B-1, C-2, D-3
d A-3, B-4, C-2, D-1


9. Match the following:

A- Arhai-din-ka-Jhonpara 1. Bijapur
B- Atala Masjid 2. Ajmer
C- Rani Sabrai's Mosque 3. Jaunpur
D- Malika Jahan's Mosque 4. Ahmedabad

a A-4, B-2, C-3, D-1
b A-2, B-3, C-4, D-1
c A-4, B-1, C-2, D-3
d A-3, B-4, C-2, D-1


10. Match the following:

A- Bahubali 1. Khajuraho
B- Ghantai temple 2. Banaskantha
C- Mahavira temple 3. Ranakpur
D- Adinath temple 4. Shravanbelagola

a A-4, B-1, C-2, D-3
b A-2, B-2, C-1, D-3
c A-4, B-1, C-2, D-3
d A-3, B-4, C-2, D-1


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