Unfortunately, Mr. M. Subramanian, who maintained this website lost his battle to cancer and passed away in July, 2019. The database has over 50,000 questions. If you are interested in purchasing the website/database, please reach out using the form here.
Civil Service Exam 2023 | UPSC | IAS | TNPSC |Mock Tests

Welcome to Khub


Test No :50

Q1. The Buddhist monument 'Stupa' was raised.... A. At places connected with Buddha's life. objects of devotion by Buddhist monasteries.C.over relics of celebrated members of the Sangha. D.over Buddha's relics.
Q2. Following are the revenue systems during the Mauryan rule. Which one of them was collected only by cash?
Q3. Which of the following Kings was described as a "monk in a King's garb"?
Q4. What was the reason for Mahatma Gandhi to organize a satyagraha on behalf of the peasants of Kheda? (1) The Administration did not suspend the land revenue collection in spite of a drought. (2) The Administration proposed to introduce Permanent Settlement in Gujarat.
Q5. By which of the following ways, the early Magadha kings attained their stability? A)Conquering the Angadh capital - Champa B)Expanding their frontier up to Gandhara C)Capturing the iron mines of Avanti D)Incorporating the neighbouring kingdoms through war and alliance E)Shifting the capital to Pataliputra
Q6. Which of the following terms used to denote cities in ancient literatures?
Q7. With reference to the ancient Indian history, which of the following was/were common to both Buddhism and Jainism? (1) Avoidance of extremities of penance and enjoyment (2) Indifference to the authority of the Vedas (3) Denial of efficacy of rituals.
Q8. One of the following kingdoms did not surround the Magadha Kingdom. Findout? Kasi to its immediate west Vajji confederacy to the north Kosala to its north Avanti to its immediate south
Q9. Among the following Magadh rulers which one was a contemporary of Buddha?
Q10. Jains produced their first icon in the form of the 'sarvatobhadrika'image (four standing Jinas back to back) and the 'ayagapatas' or votive tablets at.....
Q11. Indian temple architecture has been classified into three orders as: Nagara, Dravida and Vesara, by the ancient texts. Identify the wrongly matched temple based on these three orders?
Q12. The importance of Nagarjunakonda stupa is because of the beautiful panels which illustrate episodes from the life of the Buddha. Which of the following is not the most characteristic of the scenes depicted?
Q13. Who was the leader during the excavation work of Kalibangan, Rajasthan in the 1960s?
Q14. South of the Deccan Plateau in the Sangam Age, three kingdoms arose. Which is not the one to arise?
Q15. Which of the following Kings were the first to issue coins bearing their names?
Q16. Our information regarding Alexander's invasion is derived from the account left by three of the following. Pick the odd man out?
Q17. Arrange the different Sanskrit drama writers in an ascending chronological order: A.Bhasa; B.Asvagosha; C.Bhavabhuti and D.Kalidasa
Q18. "Goghna" in the Vedic period refers to....?
Q19. Export trade in the pre-Gupta age was mainly with......?
Q20. Which of the following developments cannot be ascribed to the later vedic period?
Q21. Who was the first woman elected senator of USA?
Q22. Who was the first African American to hold a cabinet level rank in the US Government?
Q23. Alaska was purhased by USA from Russia in 1867 at a cost of…..
Q24. Who is currently the longest serving state head in the world?
Q25. Benjamin Netanyahu is the PM of Israel. What was he earlier before entering the politics?
Q26. What is the name of the dynasty that is ruling Kuwait?
Q27. The Civil War and disturbances in Lebanon between 1975-1989 was brought to an end by …..
Q28. Which is the only African country not to be colonised by any European country?
Q29. Which article of the Indian Constitution provides parliament the powers to amend the constitution?
Q30. Which incident in 1962 nearly led to a nuclear confrontation between USA and Russia?
Q31. Who is always the ex-officio chairman of the Planning Commission?
Q32. E M S Namboothiripad was the first CM of which state?
Q33. Who was the first acting President of India?
Q34. Which schedule of the Indian Constitution of India lists the names of states and specifies their territories?
Q35. Which former Indian President died in a road accident?
Q36. What is the name of the political party launched by Swami Ramdev?
Q37. Which family dominated Japan during the Heian Period (794-1185)?
Q38. Who was the leader of the Russian provisional government after the fall of the Romanovs?
Q39. The Maji-Maji Revolt was launched in 1907 against German rule in which of the following modern nations?
Q40. The "Young Italy" movement was founded by which Italian nationalist in 1833?
Q41. Ms Christine Lagarde is the Managing Director of which of the following financial institutions?
Q42. What type of unemployment can occur even in a situation of "full employment"?
Q43. Jim Yong Kim has taken over in July 2012 as the new President of ...........
Q44. When the rate of inflation increases
Q45. Banks borrow money from the RBI on which of the following rates?
Q46. The radius of a circle is so increased that its circumference increased by 5%. The arc of the circle then increases by......
Q47. If in a family, there are four baby boys aged 4,6,8 and 12 months respectively and three baby girls aged 2,8 and 16 months respectively, then what is the total calorie requirement per day for the babies in the family?
Q48. Students of a class are preparing for a drill and are made to stand in a row. If four students are extra in a row, then there would be 2 rows less. But there would be 4 more rows if 4 students are less in a row. The number of students in the class is .........
Q49. I have some clocks in the room. Alarm is set in different clocks at different time intervals in integral multiples of a minute. Incidentally, all the alarms ring together 5 Hours. Find the maximum number of clocks inside the room?
Q50. Successive discounts of 10% and 20% are equivalent to a single discount of .....
Q51. Which of the following disease is more infective than AIDS?
Q52. Common presentations of breast caner are all except ........
Q53. In HIV, reverse transcriptase is attached to which of the following?
Q54. The following is NOT a symptom of Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Q55. Fungal infection in mouth and throat is .......................
Q56. Which of the following chemical group react with performed antibodies?
Q57. Which of the following caused Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder?
Q58. The lymphocytes are produced in .................
Q59. A common manifestation of allergy is................
Q60. What are the possible problems associated with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder?
Q61. The name of mobile genetic elements is........................
Q62. ....................method is used to identify and visualize the course of genetic diseases in the progeny.
Q63. What is the ideal age for diagnosing Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder?
Q64. The expiratory center of medulla receives the stimuli through ................nerves.
Q65. NOT present in glomerular filtrate.
Q66. Do food and food additives have any impact on Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder?
Q67. Which of the following is an autoimmune disease?
Q68. During induction of callus, auxins and cytokinins respectively induce ..............
Q69. Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder?
Q70. The enzymes that are produced by the bacteria is..............