JK history MCQs For JKSSB

1. Raja Raheem Ullah Khan ruled Rajouri principality up to _________.

A

January, 1845

B

October, 1846

C

February, 1844

D

January, 1846

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Raja Raheem Ullah Khan was the last Muslim Ruler of Rajouri who governed this principality upto 21st October, 1846. Jaral Muslim Rajas rebuilt Rajouri city during their rule.

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2. The Gadadhar temple in Jammu District of Jammu and Kashmir was built by Maharaja Gulab Singh in ____________.

A

1800 A.D.

B

1812 A.D

C

1777 A.D.

D

1850 A.D.

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

1850 A.D.

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3. Which of the following places in Jammu & Kashmir is known as "Pargana Deesu" in the old records?

A

Samba

B

Budgam

C

Ramban

D

Reasi

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
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Budgam

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4. Who appointed Mian Hathu as the Governor of Rajouri?

A

Raja Raheem Ullah Khan

B

Maharaja Gulab Singh

C

Raja Aggar Ullah Khan

D

Maharaja Ranjit Singh

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Maharaja Gulab Singh

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5. Which among the following forts was built by Gen. Zorawar Singh, the famous Dogra General?

A

Pithoragarh

B

Bhim Garh

C

Devalgarh

D

Banasur Garh

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Bhim Garh

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6. Who was the Governor of Kashmir during the Mughal rule in 1663 A.D?

A

Muhammad bin Qasim

B

Islam Khan

C

Muhi-ud-Din Muhammad

D

Mian Hathu

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Islam Khan

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7. __________ Island was constructed by King Zainul-Abi-Din in the Wular Lake of Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir.

A

Roopa Lank

B

Zaina Lank

C

SagarLank

D

Majuli

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Zaina Lank

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8. Emperor Jahangir, wished to be buried at ______________, in Anantnag District of Jammu & Kashmir.

A

Thattapani

B

Chamuthang

C

Gurdashnag

D

Verinag

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Verinag

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9. When did Maharaja Gulab Singh, the Dogra ruler of Jammu annex the Kishtwar region?

A

1845 AD

B

1821 AD

C

1721 AD

D

1790 AD

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

1821 AD

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10. Pulwama district in J&K is famous for Archaeological monuments especially for those left by _____________.

A

Maharaja Hari Singh

B

Raja Avantivarman & Lalta Ditya

C

Raja Suchet Singh & Hari Dev

D

Raja Aggar Ullah Khan & Noor-Ud-Din

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Raja Avantivarman & Lalta Ditya

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11. In which year the construction of Dhannidhar Fort in Rajouri was completed?

A

1855 A.D

B

1858 A.D

C

1850 A.D

D

1848 A.D

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

1855 A.D

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12. ___________ Town in Jammu & Kashmir has derived it`s name from a famous spring named "Ganderbhavan".

A

Reasi

B

Srinagar

C

Jammu

D

Ganderbal

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Correct Answer : D
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Ganderbal

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13. The ancient Devi Maha Lakshmi Temple, situated at Pacca Danga of Jammu District, was built by

A

Maharaja Vir Dev

B

Maharaja Bhim Dev

C

Maharaja Ranbir Singh

D

Maharaja Dhanpal Singh

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Maharaja Ranbir Singh

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14. During which year, Kashmir passed on from the feeble control of the Mughal emperor of the time to Ahmed Shah Abdali of Afghanistan?

A

1640 A.D.

B

1752 A.D.

C

1888 A.D

D

1947 A.D.

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

1752 A.D.

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15. Which of the following districts is a part of Jammu region?

A

Baramulla

B

Pulwama

C

Udhampur

D

Kupwara

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Correct Answer : C
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Udhampur

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16. Which of the following districts in Jammu & Kashmir is the birthplace of Basohli Art Paintings?

A

Ramban

B

Samba

C

Reasi

D

Kathua

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Kathua

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17. District Kishtwar was carved out from which of the following districts during the year 2007-08?

A

Poonch

B

Ramban

C

Anantnag

D

Doda

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Doda

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18. In which year, Samba region came under the supremacy of Jammu, during the period of Hari Dev?

A

1816 A.D.

B

1899 A.D.

C

1876 A.D.

D

1929 A.D.

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

1816 A.D.

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19. Who among the following is the first ruler of Rajouri Kingdom?

A

Raja Prithvi Paul

B

Bahu Paul

C

Sangram Paul

D

Sultan Masud

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Raja Prithvi Paul

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20. The District Ganderbal was carved out from which of the following districts in Jammu and Kashmir?

A

Srinagar

B

Kupwara

C

Doda

D

Anantnag

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Srinagar

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21. Who among the following rulers adopted Compulsory Primary Education Regulation in Jammu and Kashmir?

A

Maharaja Hari Singh

B

Raja Amar Singh

C

Maharaja Pratap Singh

D

Maharaja Gulab Singh

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

A

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22. The famous Lohar Devta Temple is in ___________ District of Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir.

A

Shopian

B

Poonch

C

Pulwama

D

Anantnag

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

B

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23. In which year the district Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir was formed?

A

1979

B

1965

C

1985

D

1990

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

1979

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24. Which among the following places in Jammu & Kashmir was called as "The Land of Kings"?

A

Ramban

B

Rajouri

C

Reasi

D

Shopian

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Rajouri

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25. Who was the first muslim ruler of Kashmir and Founder of the Shah Mir Dynasty?

A

Alau`d-Din Shah Mir

B

Sultan Jamshid

C

Shams-ud-Din Shah Mir

D

Sikander Shah Mir

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Shams-ud-Din Shah Mir

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26. Who among the following travelers visited Doda in 1829?

A

AlBeruni

B

Hiuen Tsang

C

Ibn Battuta

D

G.T. Vigne

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

G.T. Vigne

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27. In which of the following districts of Jammu and Kashmir is the Batote meteorological observatory located?

A

Doda

B

Ramban

C

Poonch

D

Reasi

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Ramban

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28. Which of the following Mughal Kings nominated Siraj-ud-din of village Kahuta as Raja of Poonch?

A

Humayun

B

Aurangzeb

C

Jehangir

D

Akbar

JK History Junior Assistant 2022 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Jehangir

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29. When did the famous Mughal emperor Akbar conquer Kashmir?

A

1586

B

1501

C

1553

D

1528

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

1586

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30. ________ valley was named after "Maharaja LOLO".

A

Nubra

B

Lidder

C

Lolab

D

Spiti

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Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Lolab

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31. In which year the Samba District was annexed to J&K by Maharaja Gulab Singh making it an integral part of the state?

A

1900 A.D.

B

1886 A.D.

C

1846 A.D

D

1910 A.D.

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Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

1846 A.D

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32. Which of the following is a traditional dance performed at weddings in Kashmir?

A

Bacha Nagma

B

Rouf Dance

C

Bhand Jashan

D

Hafiza Dance

JK History Sub Auditor 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Hafiza Dance
It is a dance that is performed at weddings and is a form of Kashmiri traditional dance. There is a special instrument used in this dance known as Santoor that contains almost hundred strings and is played with the help of sticks.
Source https://www.jktdc.co.in/dances-of-kashmir.aspx

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33. Which of the following Kings entered the Valley via Pakhil spent a few days at Baramulla and according to “Tarikh-e-Hassan”, the city had been decorated like a bride?

A

Jahangir

B

Ali Adil Shah I

C

Akbar

D

Ratan Singh

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Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Akbar

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34. Srinagar was ruled by _________ empire till around the 14th Century.

A

Gupta

B

Utpala

C

Mauryan

D

Karkota

JK History Sub Auditor 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Srinagar was ruled by the Mauryan empire till around the 14th century and it was emperor Ashoka, who had introduced Buddhism to the valley of Kashmir. Source
https://srinagar.nic.in/history/

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35. Which Chapter of Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj Act, 1989 deals with the establishment and constitution of Halqa Panchayat?

A

Chapter II

B

Chapter VI

C

Chapter XI

D

Chapter IV

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Chapter II

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36. In which year the English Traveller G.T. Vigne, visited Doda district of Jammu and kashmir?

A

1910

B

1829

C

1790

D

1814

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

1829

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37. The name Reasi which is a district in Jammu and Kashmir is derived from the town`s old name _________.

A

Rayal

B

Resyali

C

Rasyal

D

Rayyal

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Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Rasyal

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38. The ancient Greeks had referred which of the following river in Jammu and Kashmir as the Hydaspes?

A

Jhelum

B

Indus

C

Tawi

D

Chenab

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Jhelum

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39. Mughal King Jehangir nominated who among the following as Raja of Poonch?

A

Zorawar Singh Kahluria

B

Rai Saidu

C

Siraj-ud-din

D

Mian Hathu

JK History Assistant Compiler 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Siraj-ud-din

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40. In 1850 A.D. Dogra Raja Moti Singh laid foundation of Dogra Raj in which place?

A

Budgam

B

Ganderbal

C

Samba

D

Poonch

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Poonch

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41. In which year the Dachigam National Park in Jammu and Kashmir was established?

A

1972

B

2002

C

1990

D

1981

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

1981

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42. Who among the following was the founder of the city Jammu?

A

Raja Mahavir Singh

B

Raja Satya Dev

C

Raja Jamboo Lochan

D

Raja Bir Dev

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Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Raja Jamboo Lochan

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43. In which year the district Kupwara was carved out from the District Baramulla?

A

1965

B

1979

C

1990

D

1950

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

1979

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44. Which of the following travelers from China visited the town Rajapuri in 632 A.D?

A

Hiuen Tsang

B

Megasthenes

C

Fa Hien

D

Yijing

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Hiuen Tsang

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45. Who ruled Srinagar till the British Raj came into India?

A

Danish

B

French

C

Dutch

D

Sikhs

JK History Sub Auditor 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

It was in 1814 that the rule of Sikhs was established and Maharaja Ranjit Singh ruled over Kashmir. It was ruled by the Sikhs till the British Raj came into India. Till the year 1947 Srinagar was considered as a princely state in the British India.
https://srinagar.nic.in/history/#:~:text=It%20was%20in%201814%20that,state%20in%20the%20British%20India.

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46. In which of the following places, one of the Buddhist councils took place during the Kanishka`s rule?

A

Sonampur

B

Uttarkhasi

C

Uttarakhand

D

Kashmir

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Kashmir

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47. The Famous Shankri Devta Temple is located in _____________ District of Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir.

A

Anantnag District

B

Poonch District

C

Udhampur District

D

Srinagar District

JK History Sub Auditor 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Udhampur District

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48. The Akhnoor Fort was built by ___________ in 1802.

A

Maharaja Gulab Singh

B

Raja Alam Singh

C

Raja Amar Singh

D

Raja Bhim Dev

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Raja Alam Singh

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49. Duration of Legislative Assembly of J&K is given under which section of Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization Act, 2019?

A

Section 9

B

Section 11

C

Section 12

D

Section 17

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Section 17

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50. In which year Kashmir was annexed by Ranjit Singh?

A

1819

B

1760

C

1852

D

1720

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

A

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51. Who shall not vote in the first instance in the Legislative Assembly, but shall have and exercise a casting vote in the case of an equality of votes, under the J&K Reorganisation Act, 2019?

A

Deputy Speaker or person acting as such

B

Speaker or person acting as such

C

Chief Minister

D

Lieutenant Governor

JK Reorganization Act, 2019 JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Speaker or person acting as such

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52. The 73rd Constitutional Amendment Act of 1992, provides for a ________ term of office to the panchayat at every level.

A

Four Years

B

Two Years

C

Three Years

D

Five Years

Panchayati Raj Act JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Five Years

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53. When did Maharaja Gulab Singh, the Dogra ruler of Jammu annexed the Kishtwar region?

A

1790 AD

B

1821 AD

C

1845 AD

D

1721 AD

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

1821 AD

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54. Which King has changed the name of Rajouri to Rampur in the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir?

A

Maharaja Gulab Singh

B

Maharaja Vir Bala Dev

C

Maharaja Chandra Dev

D

Maharaja Bhim Dev

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Maharaja Gulab Singh

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55. Under the J&K Reorganisation Act, 2019 the total number of seats in the Legislative Assembly of the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir to be filled by persons chosen by direct election shall be ______

A

101

B

120

C

107

D

124

JK Reorganization Act, 2019 JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

107

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56. The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir will be administered by the President, through an administrator appointed by him known as ____________

A

Lieutenant Governor

B

Advocate-General

C

Chief Justice of India

D

Chief Minister

JK History JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Lieutenant Governor

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57. How many International Airports are there in Jammu and Kashmir?

A

2

B

3

C

1

D

4

JK History JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

1

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58. District Kishtwar was carved out from which of the following districts during the year 2007-08?

A

Anantnag

B

Poonch

C

Ramban

D

Doda

JK History JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Doda

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59. Which among the following forts was built by Gen. Zorawar Singh, the famous Dogra General?

A

Banasur Garh

B

Bhim Garh

C

Pithoragarh

D

Devalgarh

JK History JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Bhim Garh

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60. In which of the following years, the first municipal corporation in India was established?

A

1700

B

1726

C

1710

D

1688

JK History JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

1688

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61. Which of the following lakes is known as Harmukh Ganga?

A

Gangabal Lake

B

Mansarovar Lake

C

Manasbal Lake

D

Pangong Lake

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Gangabal Lake

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62. Book Pax Indica was written by which of the following personalities?

A

Atal Bihari Vajpayee

B

Arvind Kejriwal

C

Indira Gandhi

D

Shashi Tharoor

JK History JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Shashi Tharoor

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63. Lachipora Wildlife Sanctuary is in which of the following districts of Jammu and Kashmir?

A

Shopian

B

Anantnag

C

Jammu

D

Baramulla

JK History JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Baramulla

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64. ___________ is known as "Meadows of Jesus" in Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir

A

Gulmarg

B

Patnitop

C

Yusmarg

D

Sonamarg

JK History JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Yusmarg

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65. Which of the following is a popular shrine of Baramulla, situated near the Alpather Lake?

A

Killa Shrine

B

Char Dham

C

Ziarat of Baba Reshi

D

Panch Prayag

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Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Ziarat of Baba Reshi

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66. Bahulochan was succeeded by which of the following rulers?

A

Maharaja Gulab singh

B

Ranbir Singh

C

Agnigarbha

D

Jambu Lochan

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Jambu Lochan

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67. Who among the following rulers adopted Compulsory Primary Education Regulation in Jammu and Kashmir?

A

Maharaja Pratap Singh

B

Raja Amar Singh

C

Maharaja Gulab Singh

D

Maharaja Hari Singh

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Maharaja Hari Singh

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68. _____________ schedule of the Indian Constitution contains "Eighteen Functional Items of Municipalities".

A

Twelfth

B

Sixth

C

Tenth

D

Eight

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Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Twelfth

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69. Manasbal Lake is located in which district of Jammu and Kashmir?

A

Kupwara

B

Budgam

C

Ganderbal

D

Baramulla

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Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Ganderbal

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70. The Legislative Assembly of Jammu and Kashmir may make laws for any part of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir related to any matters specified in the State List of the Constitution, except _____

A

Public Order and Police

B

Trade and commerce

C

Land Tax and Estate Duty

D

Land Tax and Pilgrimages

JK Reorganization Act, 2019 JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Public Order and Police

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71. According to the J & K Reorganisation Act, 2019 the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, must act on the recommendations of Advisory Committees within ___________ days

A

55 days

B

30 days

C

85 days

D

45 days

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Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

30 days

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72. Emperor Jahangir, wished to be buried at ______________, in Anantnag District of Jammu & Kashmir

A

Chamuthang

B

Thattapani

C

Gurdashnag

D

Verinag

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Jahangir wished to be buried at Verinag gardens, but his wife, Nur Jahan, disobeyed his wishes.

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73. Chapter V of Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj Act, 1989 deals with the __________

A

Property

B

Powers and Functions

C

Conduct of Business

D

Constitional of Panchayat Adalat

Panchayati Raj Act JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Conduct of Business

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74. Mian Hathu governed Rajouri from 1846 to ___________ A.D

A

1852

B

1850

C

1848

D

1856

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Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

1856

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75. Chenani-Nashri Tunnel is also known as __________

A

New Katraj Tunnel

B

Pir Panjal Railway Tunnel

C

Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee Tunnel

D

Atal Tunnel

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee Tunnel

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76. The tomb of Ziarat Baba Hyder Reshi is situated in which of the following districts of Jammu and Kashmir?

A

Ganderbal

B

Ramban

C

Shopian

D

Anantnag

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

The Tomb of Baba Hyder Reshi(also known as Reashmeal Seabun), is also known as Ziarat Baba Hyder Reshi, Reshi Molu and Harda Reshi, is a popular mosque that is situated in Danter Village in Anantnag District. It houses the tomb of the Baba along with his 21 disciples.
Note : The one which is present at Baramulla is known as Baba Reshi

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77. In which year the construction of Dhanidhar Fort in Rajouri was completed?

A

1848 A.D

B

1858 A.D

C

1850 A.D

D

1855 A.D

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

1855 A.D

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78. Which part of the Constitution of India is entitled as Municipalities?

A

Part XVI

B

Part VIII

C

Part IX-A

D

Part XII

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Part IX-A

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79. Who was the builder of the Martand (Sun) Temple and founder of Kashmir Valley`s canal irrigation system?

A

Bhu Dev

B

Lalitaditya Muktapida

C

Zain-ul-adidin

D

Bhim Chand

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Lalitaditya Muktapida

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80. Without prejudice to sub-sections (3) of section 14 of J&K Reorganisation Act 2019, the number of seats in the Legislative Assembly of Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir shall be increased from 107 to ____________.

A

121

B

120

C

110

D

114

JK Reorganization Act, 2019 JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

114

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81. ____________ Fort on the left bank of River Tawi, was originally constructed by Raja Bahulochan over 3000 years ago

A

Raval Fort

B

Devalgarh Fort

C

Bahu Fort

D

Pithorgarh Fort

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Bahu Fort

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82. In which year, Samba region came under the supremacy of Jammu, during the period of Hari Dev?

A

1899 A.D

B

1816 A.D

C

1876 A.D

D

1929 A.D

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

1816 A.D

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83. The Chief Minister of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir should communicate all decisions of the Council of Ministers relating to the administration of the affairs of the Union territory and proposals for legislation to _____________.

A

the Lieutenant Governor

B

the Prime Minister

C

the Council of Ministers

D

the President

JK Reorganization Act, 2019 JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

the Lieutenant Governor

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84. Which of the following was the capital of Kashmir during the Shankervarman Regime?

A

Newa

B

Kakapora

C

Parihaspora

D

Pulwama

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Parihaspora

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85. Which Chapter of Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj Act, 1989 deals with the Constitution of Block Development Council?

A

Chapter V

B

Chapter II

C

Chapter VI

D

Chapter IV

Panchayati Raj Act JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Chapter VI

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86. Who appointed Mian Hathu as Governor of Rajouri?

A

Maharaja Ranjit Singh

B

Maharaja Gulab Singh

C

Raja Raheem Ullah Khan

D

Raja Aggar Ullah Khan

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Maharaja Gulab Singh

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87. In which year a Botanical Garden was set up in memory of India`s first prime minister in Jammu & Kashmir?

A

1979

B

1988

C

1999

D

1969

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

The Jawaharlal Nehru Botanical Garden is a botanical garden in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, set up in 1969 in memory of India`s first prime minister.

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88. Which among the following places in Jammu & Kashmir was called as "The Land of Kings"?

A

Shopian

B

Rajouri

C

Reasi

D

Ramban

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Rajouri, then known as Rajapuri – the land of Kings – finds its mention in the travelogue of Chinese traveler Hiuen Tsang who visited the town in 632 A.D. and described it as a part of Kashmiri dominion.Shopian

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89. ______________, Place in the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir is known as "Valley of Milk".

A

Khanpora

B

Drangbal

C

Kupwara

D

Doodhpathri

Tourist Destinations JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Doodhpathri (translation; Valley of Milk) is a tourist destination and hill station in the State of Jammu and Kashmir.It is located in Budgam district of Jammu & Kashmir.

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90. Special address by Lieutenant Governor to Legislative Assembly is provided under which Section of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019?

A

Section 16

B

Section 8

C

Section 21

D

Section 5

JK Reorganization Act, 2019 JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Section 21. Special address by Lieutenant Governor to Legislative Assembly

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91. As per the Indian Constitution, _____________ means a body consisting of persons registered in the electoral rolls comprised within the area of Panchayat at the village level

A

Lok Sabha

B

Gram Sabha

C

Rajya Sabha

D

Municipality

Panchayati Raj Act JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Gram Sabha

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92. In which year Siraj-ud-din of village Kahuta was nominated as Raja of Poonch?

A

1532 A.D

B

1550 A.D

C

1596 A.D

D

1520 A.D

General JSA 2021 Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

In 1596 A.D. Mughal King Jehangir nominated Siraj-ud-din of village Kahuta as Raja of Poonch

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93. Who introduced the "Art of Carpet Weaving" in Kashmir?

A

Sultan Sher Shah

B

Emperor Akbar

C

Emperor Shahjahan

D

Sultan Zainul Abidin

JK History Health Educator Set 2 Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

“Carpet making was first introduced into Kashmir by the then king, Zainul-ab-din, who ruled from 1423 to 1474.” “The techniques of carpet weaving were brought to South Asia during the 15th century by Sultan Zain-ul-Abadin who brought Persian and Central Asian weavers to Kashmir to teach the craft to local inhabitants.

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94. When was the historical fort of Doda was demolished on government instructions?

A

1900 A.D

B

1952 A.D

C

1974 A.D

D

1999 A.D

Forts Health Educator set 1 Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

This historical fort of Doda was demolished on government instruction in 1952.

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95. How was Wular lake formed?

A

It is a reservoir of a Hydel power project

B

It is an ox bow lake formed by river Jhelum

C

It was formed due to glacial activity

D

It was due to tectonic activity

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

The lake basin was formed as a result of tectonic activity and is fed by the Jhelum River. The lake`s size varies seasonally from 30 to 189 square kilometres. In addition, much of the lake has been drained as a result of willow plantations being built on the shore in the 1950s.

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96. Among other things, excavations at Ambaran-pambaran sites near Akhnoor have proved that

A

It was a Neolithic settlement

B

It was a Iron-age settlement

C

It was Burial site

D

It was associated with Buddhism

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

A Buddhist monastic complex on the right bank of river Chenab, at Ambaran, near Akhnoor and dates back from 1st century BCE to 4th-5th century CE, gave a strong physical proof of a vibrant Buddhist phase in Jammu. Such monastic complexes like Ambaran not only served as important transit stations for the iterant monks who were constant companions to the caravans of traders ferrying goods from the Indian mainland to Kashmir and further afield to the Central Asia, but also as centers for propagation of Dhamma amongst the local hill communities.

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97. The fourth Buddhist council was held in Kashmir under the leadership of

A

Ashoka

B

Bindusara

C

Kunal

D

Kanishka

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Kushan emperor Kanishka
The Fourth Buddhist Council of the Sarvastivada tradition is said to have been convened by the Kushan emperor Kanishka (r. CE 78 to CE 105), perhaps at Harwan, near Srinagar, Kashmir.

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98. Sultan Zain-ul-Abedin, who ruled kashmir during 15th century was also known as

A

Bod Shah

B

Alamgeer

C

Jahanpanah

D

Jehangir

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : A
Explanation :

Ghiyas-ud-Din Zain-ul-Abidin was the eighth sultan of Kashmir. He was known by his subjects as Bod Shah. The first 35 years of his reign are described by Jonaraja in the Rajatarangini Dvitiya, while the subsequent years are described by his pupil, Srivara, in the Rajatarangini Tritiya.

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99. Which of the following is an INCORRECT option pertaining to the railway stations located on 326 Kms USBRL project of northern railway in Jammu and Kashmir state?

A

Baramulla

B

Katra

C

Leh

D

Srinagar

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Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Leh

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100. Which of the following rivers runs across the Ladakh area of Jammu and kashmir and is a branch of the Suru River?

A

Doda

B

Drass

C

Ravi

D

Shingo

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

The Shingo River is a tributary of the Indus River, and flows through Gilgit-Baltistan and Kargil regions. In the Kashmiri terminology, the Shingo river joins the Dras River, which in turns joins the Suru River.

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101. Sawalkote hydropower project of J & K is located in which of the following river basins?

A

Beas

B

Sutlej

C

Jhelum

D

Chenab

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Sawalkot Hydro Power Project is being constructed by the Jammu and Kashmir State Power Development Corporation (JKSPDC) in District Ramban on river Chenab. It is a state owned project and its power generating capacity is 1856 MW and an amount of $2 billion has been allocated for it.

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102. Which of the following exquisite mountain stream flows through the valleys between the beautiful Chinamarg and Nurpur Pass in the state of J & K?

A

Yousmarg

B

Baisaran

C

Ferozpur Nallah

D

Betab Valley

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Ferozepur Nallah is a captivating mountain stream flowing through verdant valleys between the beautiful Chinamarg and Nurpur Pass.

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103. The kings named Toramana and Mihirakula belonged to which dynasty in the history of Jammu and Kashmir?

A

Gonandiya

B

Utpala

C

Huna

D

Kutumbi

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Huna

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104. In the history of J & K the ruler of Darvabhisara named Samgramaraja belonged to which of the following dynasties?

A

Kutumbi

B

Lohara

C

Utpala

D

Huna

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Lohara

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105. Which of the following is TRUE about the historical personality Kalhana with respect to Jammu and Kashmir region?

A

He was the first home minister of J & K state

B

He was a santoor player, an ancient stringed musical instrument

C

He wrote Rajatarangni that records complete history of the legendary kings of Kashmir

D

He served under the king pratap singh of J & K

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Kalhana was the author of Rajatarangini, an account of the history of Kashmir. He wrote the work in Sanskrit between 1148 and 1149. All information regarding his life has to be deduced from his own writing, a major scholar of which is Mark Aurel Stein

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106. Which of the following power project in J & K is located on Suru river which is also a tributary of the river indus?

A

Bursar Hydroelectric power plant

B

Kwar Hydroelectric power plant

C

Chutak Hydroelectric power plant

D

Uri Hydroelectric power plant

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

The Chutak Hydroelectric Plant is a run-of-the-river power project on the Suru River (a tributary of Indus) in Kargil district in the Indian union territory of Ladakh (231 km (144 mi) from the capital Leh).

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107. The construction of Raghunath Temple in J & K was started by which of the following rulers in the history of J & K?

A

Pratap Singh

B

Hari Singh

C

Ranjit Singh

D

Gulab Singh

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Construction was started by Maharaja Gulab Singh (the founder of Jammu and Kashmir), in 1835, but the temple was only completed in 1860 under the reign of his son, Maharaja Ranbir Singh. The architecture—replete with high arches—speaks of Mughal influences, and the entrance is flanked by a sculpture of Hanuman.

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108. In the earliest recorded history Buddhism in Kashmir was introduced by emperor Ashoka in which century?

A

6th century AD

B

5th century BC

C

3rd century BC

D

7th century AD

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Kashmir being part of his Maurya Empire, the great Buddhist Emperor Asoka (273-236 BCE) was instrumental in introducing Buddhism to Kashmir. It was in mid 3rd century BCE that Emperor Asoka sent Majihantiko, a Buddhist Bhikkhu, to propagate the Buddha Dhamma in Kashmir

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109. Who among the following invaded Kashmir on 24 October, 1947

A

Indian Rajputs

B

Tribal Pathans

C

Sherpas

D

Sindh Brahmina

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

Tribal Pathans

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110. To whom did Britishers sell Kashmir after it became a princely state in march 1846?

A

Prithviraj Singh

B

Gulab Singh

C

Maan Singh

D

Hari Singh

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

The British then sold Kashmir to the Raja of Jammu, Gulab Singh, for 7.5 million rupees (75 lakhs). The treaty of sale was concluded on 16 March 1846, in the Treaty of Amritsar and signed by Gulab Singh, Hardinge, Currie and Lawrence.

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111. Which of the following valleys start at the base of Zoji La Pass?

A

Araku

B

Barak

C

Drass

D

Hirakund

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

The Drass valley starts from the base of the Zojila pass, the Himalayan gateway to Ladakh.

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112. Hari Parbat was built by

A

Emperor Humayun

B

Chandragupta Maurya

C

Shivaji Maharaj

D

Atta Mohammed Khan

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

Hari Parbat is also known as Kooh-e-Maran lies on the west of Dal Lake in Srinagar, in the UT of Jammu & Kashmir. This Mughal structure was built by an Afghan Governor Atta Mohammed Khan in 18th century. Later a long wall was constructed in 1590 by Emperor Akbar.

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113. Mamleshwar temple in phalgam is devoted to the hindu god

A

Kali

B

Shiva

C

Krishna

D

Vishnu

General JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

A ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, Mamleshwar temple is located in Pahalgam area of Jammu and Kashmir.

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114. Read the following statements and choose the CORRECT option
i) Excavation by the Archaeological Survey of India have established the fact that the Akhnoor was one of the last Bastion of Harappan Civilization and Manda
ii) Akhnoor is believed to be the only early Buddhist site in Jammu , and the excavations have found remains of Stupas and Buddhist terracotta

A

only i

B

only i and ii

C

None

D

Only ii

Jkhistory JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : B
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115. This magnificent palace served as the royal residence of the rulers of the Dogra dynasty until 1925 and is one of the famous tourist attractions in Jammu. Identify the fort/palace from the following options.

A

Hari Niwas Palace

B

Bahu Fort

C

Mubarak Mandi

D

Akhnoor Fort

Jkhistory JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Rani Charak Mahal, situated inside the Mubarak Mandi Complex, is one of the exquisite buildings belonging to the Dogra era. This palace was constructed around 150 years ago, using red bricks and mortar. The royal ladies of the Dogra dynasty used to live here until 1925

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116. From the options provided below. indentify the Prime Minister of the state of Jammu and Kashmir during the reign of Maharaja Hari Singh.

A

Prithvi Nath Dhar

B

Mufti Mohammad Syed

C

Mehr Chand Mahajan

D

Mian Bashir Ahmed

Jkhistory JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

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117. Who among the following political leaders served as Sadr-e-Riyasat and also as teh first Governor of Jammu and Kashmir?

A

Braj Kumar Nehru

B

Lakshmi Kant Jha

C

Karan Singh

D

Girish Chandra Saxena

Jkgeneral JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

From 17 November 1952 to 30 March 1965, Karan Singh was the elected as the Sadr-e-Riyasat of the State of Jammu and Kashmir. On 30 March 1965, Karan Singh became the first Governor of Jammu and Kashmir.

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118. Which of the following options is a spring of the kashmir valley?

A

Gangabal

B

Vishno Pad

C

Martand

D

Manasbal

# JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : C
Explanation :

Martand

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119. Who among the following is NOT a political leader from jammu and kashmir?

A

Farooq Abdullah

B

Jitendra Singh

C

Mehbooba Mufti

D

Ghulam Nabi Firaq

# JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : D
Explanation :

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120. Dhanidhar fort, a historical monument is located in which of the following districts of jammu and kashmir?

A

poonch

B

rajouri

C

anantnag

D

baramulla

# JK History Report Question
Correct Answer : B
Explanation :

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