South Indian history TNPSC Group 1 Questions

South Indian history MCQ Questions

13.
The Cave temple were first introduced in Tamil Nadu by
A.
Cholas
B.
Pandyas
C.
Pallavas
D.
Vijayanagara rulers
ANSWER :
C. Pallavas
14.
Large of number of Hindu temples came into existence during the Chola-period because
A.
The Chola Kings had beenpartons of art and architecture
B.
peace and concord existed during the chola period
C.
the kingdom wasd economically prosperous
D.
availability of talented artisans
ANSWER :
A. The Chola Kings had beenpartons of art and architecture
15.
Match List-I correctly with List-II and select your answer using the codes given below: List-I List-II a) Pallava King 1.) Mangalesa b) Chalukya King 2.) Vijayalaya c) Rashtrakuta King 3.) Parameswara II d) Chola King 4.) Dantidurga
A.
a-2,b-4,c-1,d-3
B.
a-3,b-1,c-4,d-2
C.
a-4,b-2,c-3,d-1
D.
a-1,b-3,c-2,d-4
ANSWER :
B. a-3,b-1,c-4,d-2
16.
The Aihole inscription describes the Velour of which king?
A.
Ishanvarman
B.
Narasima Varman
C.
Pulikesi II
D.
Raja Raja Cholan II
ANSWER :
C. Pulikesi II
17.
Which of the following temples was built by the pallavas?
A.
Shore temple - Mahabalipuram
B.
Brahadeeswara-Thanjavur Temple
C.
Sun Temple - Konark
D.
Meenakshi Temple-Madurai
ANSWER :
A. Shore temple - Mahabalipuram
18.
Big temple of Thanjavur was constructed by
A.
Karikalan
B.
Rajendra Chola
C.
Kulothunga Chola
D.
Rajaraja Chola
ANSWER :
D. Rajaraja Chola