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General Awareness Practice Set

31. Which one of the following Mughal painters was a caricaturist ?
(A) Basawan
(B) Manohar
(C) Miskin
(D) Abul Hasan

32. Shah Jahan fought the Battle of Kartarpur against
(A) Guru Hargovind Singh
(B) Guru Har Kishan
(C) Guru Har Rai
(D) Guru Tegh Bahadur

33. Given below are two statements labelled as Assertion(A) and the other labelled as Reason (R) : Assertion
(A) : Recurring peasant revolts in the late 17th and early 18th centuries are believed to have been a major cause of the decline of Mughal Empire. Reason (R) : Regional sentiments against a centralized Mughal State had not been there. In the context of the above two statements, which one of the following is correct?
(A) Both
(A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of
(B) Both
(A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of
(A) is true, but (R) is false.
(A) is false, but (R) is true.

34. Which one of the following centre was not a Dutch commercial establishment in India ?
(A) Masulipatam
(B) Karikal
(C) Hugli
(D) Balasore

35. Name the English Officer who obtained Madras on lease in 1639 from the ruler of Chandragiri.
(A) Sir Thomas Roe
(B) Francis Day
(C) Sir George Oxenden
(D) Sir John Child