India Culture and Heritage Objective Type Questions & Answers

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India Culture and Heritage Objective Type Questions & Answers

Question 1: Choose the appropriate option.

(a) Warli painting is traditionally done on the ____________.

i. doors of the house
ii. walls of the house
iii. windows of the house
iv. ceilings of the house

(b) Thanjavur painting mainly consists of ____________.

i. flowers and fruits
ii. men and women
iii. birds and animals
iv. gods and goddesses

(c) ______________ temple at Madurai is over __________ years old.

i. Mithilesh, 1500
ii. Meenakshi, 1500
iii. Mithilakshi, 1500
iv. Meenakshi, 2500

(d) Madhubani paintings are also known as _________.

i. Modern art
ii. Mithila art
iii. Traditional art
iv. Kalighat art

(e) Warli painting depict the __________ of people.

i. Family life
ii. Business life
iii. Social life 
iv. Religious life

(f) Kalighat temple became very famous in_________When Calcutta was the capital of British.

i. 10th century
ii. 19th century
iii. 13th century
iv. 20th century

Question 2: Fill in the blanks.

(a) Poems, songs and ballads are important sources of oral literature.
(b) Jantar Mantar is an astronomical observatory.
(c) The Sun Temple is located at Konark.
(d) Meenakshi Temple was built by King Kulashekarar.
(e) Vindhya Hills have some of the oldest Indian paintings.
(f) Humayun’s Tomb is believed to have been designed by the queen Hamida Banu Begam.
(g) The forty-four stone inscriptions on the walls of Meenakshi Temple enlighten us about the socio-economic and religious life of people.
(h) The Lion Capital from the Ashoka pillar is situated at Sarnath.

Question 3: Match the columns.

Column AColumn B
i.   Humayun’s Tomba. Calcutta
ii.  Kalighat Paintingb. Sarnath
iii. Lion Capitalc. Mithila Art
iv. Jainismd. Hamida Banu Begum
v.  Madhubani Paintinge. Religion
Answer: i-d, ii-a, iii-b, iv-e, v-c

So, these were India Culture and Heritage Objective Type Questions & Answers.