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1. 'Madhubani', a style of folk paintings, is popular in which of the following states in India?

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A : Uttar Pradesh

B : Rajasthan

C : Madhya Pradesh

D : Bihar

2. The head quarters of Sahitya Akademi is at

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A : Mumbai

B : Chennai

C : New Delhi

D : Kolkata

3. Thillana is a format of

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A : Kuchipudi

B : Odissi

C : Baharatanatyam

D : Kathak

4. 'Natya - Shastra' the main source of India's classical dances was written by

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A : Nara Muni

B : Bharat Muni

C : Abhinav Gupt

D : Tandu Muni

5. The last Mahakumbh of the 20th century was held at

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A : Nasik

B : Ujjain

C : Allahabad

D : Haridwar

6. The book of Parsis is

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A : Torah

B : Bible

C : Zend Avesta

D : Gita

7. Which of the following folk dance forms is associated with Gujarat?

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A : Nautanki

B : Garba

C : Kathakali

D : Bhangra

8. The Rath Yatra at Puri is celebrated in honour of which Hindu deity

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A : Ram

B : Jaganath

C : Shiva

D : Vishnu

9. Who composed the famous song 'Sare Jahan SeAchha'?

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A : Jaidev

B : Mohammad Iqbal

C : Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay

D : Rabindranath Tagore

10. Which of the following places is famous for Chikankari work, which is a traditional art of embroidery?

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A : Lucknow

B : Hyderabad

C : Jaipur

D : Mysore

1. In which of the following festivals are boat races a special feature?

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A : Onam

B : Rongali Bihu

C : Navratri

D : Pongal

2. Which of the following Akademis is responsible for fostering the development of dance, drama and music in India?

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A : National School of Drama

B : Sangeet Akademi

C : Sahitya Akademi

D : Lalit Kala Akademi

3. Mohiniattam dance from developed originally in which state?

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A : Tamil Nadu

B : Orissa

C : Kerala

D : Karnataka

4. The National Song of India was composed by

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A : Rabindranath Tagore

B : Bankim Chandra Chatterji

C : Iqbal

D : Jai Shankar Prasad

5. In which of the following festivals are boat races a special feature?

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A : Rongali Bihu

B : Onam

C : Pongal

D : Navratri

6. The paintings in the Ajanta and Ellora caves are indicative of the development of art under the -

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A : Pallavas

B : Chalukyas

C : Pandyas

D : Rashtrakutas

8. 'Madhubani', a style of folk paintings, is popular in which of the following states in India?

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A : Uttar Pradesh

B : Rajasthan

C : Madhya Pradesh

D : Bihar

9. Rabindranath Tagore's 'Jana Gana Mana' has been adopted as India's National Anthem. How many stanzas of the said song were adopted?

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A : Third and Fourth stanza

B : The whole song

C : First and Second stanzav

D : Only the first stanza

1. The ratio of width of our National flag to its length is

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A : 3:5

B : 2:3

C : 2:4

D : 3:4

2. Which of the following dances is a solo dance?

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A : Ottan Thullal

B : Kuchipudi

C : Yakshagana

D : Odissi

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