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Match the following

This is another style of question in which on the left side there are 4 items(A, B,C and D) and on the right side their characteristics or some fact related to them is listed (1, 2, 3 and 4). You are given 4 options with different combination of their matching and you have to tick the option which has is matched correctly. The questions could be about anything like different cities on one side and thier famous places on another side or differnt states o one side and literacy rate on other side or various battles on one side and the year in which they were fought onthe other side or famous personalities on one side and their fields of activity on the other sideor various historical disasters( remember the Tsunami which occured on 26th December 2005) on one side and thier date or place of occurence on the other side or various diseases on one side and their causes on the other side or various volcanoes on one side and thier locations on the other side or various Government programmes on one side and the year in which they were launched onthe other side or the purpose of the of the programme on the other side or various Hydro Electric projects on one side and the rivers on which they were located onthe other side or various forms of Parliament on one side and the the countries associated with them on the other side or various scientific and institutes on one side and the place where they are located on the other side or various political personalities on one side and the parties with which they are associated on the other side or the various classical dances on one side and the states with which they are associated on the other side or various fruits on one side and the vitamin which is prominent inthem on the other side. The list is endless. The more you practise the more confident you become in handling such questions.

Take a specially created short test on match the following which has been taken from match the following types of questions of other keywords:

1. Match the following:

A- Vitamin B 1. Calciferol
B- Vitamin C 2. Nicotonic Acid
C- Vitamin D 3. Tocopherol
D- Vitamin E 4. Ascorbic Acid

a A-4, B-2, C-3, D-1
b A-2, B-4, 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- Mir-i-Saman 1. Distribution of pay to soldiers
B- Muhtasib 2. House hold affairs
C- Mir Bakshi 3. Religious expenses
D- Sadr-us-Sadr 4. Censor of public morale

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


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3. Match the following:

A- Panchatantra 1. Bankim Chandra Chatterji
B- Shakuntala 2. Kali Das
C- Gita Rahaysya 3. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
D- Anand Math 4. Vishnu sharma

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


4. Match the following:

A- Crescograph 1. Angle of an object
B- Lactometer 2. Growth of plants
C- Theodolite 3. Electric current
D- Ammeter 4. Purity of Milk

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


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5. Match the following:

A- Bhotias 1. Madhya Pradesh
B- Kotas 2. Uttaranchal
C- Podu 3. Nilgiri Hills
D- Gond 4. Andhra Pradesh

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-2, B-4, C-1, D-3


6. Match the following:

A- Bharat Natyam 1. Andhra Pradesh
B- Kathakali 2. Tamil Nadu
C- Kathak 3. Kerala
D- Kuchipudi 4. Uttar Pradesh

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


7. Match the following:

A- Diwan-i-Arz 1. Turkish Nobles
B- Chahalgani 2. Military Department
C- Ulama 3. District
D- Iqtas 4. Theologians

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-2, B-4, C-1, D-3


8. Match the following:

A- Dilwara temple 1. Mumbai
B- Elephanta caves 2. Mahabalipuram
C- Rameshwaram temple 3. Mount Abu
D- Seven Pagodas 4. Palk straits

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-1, C-4, D-1


9. Match the following:

A- Battle of Plassey 1. 1526
B- Battle of Buxar 2. 1760
C- Battle of Wandiwash 3. 1764
D- First Battle of Panipat 4. 1757

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


10. Match the following:

A- Empire city 1. Rome
B- Eternal city 2. Jaipur
C- Pink city 3. Chicago
D- Windy city 4. New York

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


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