Architecture in Ancient India MCQ Set-5

81. Match the following.

List-I List-II
(a) Sun Temple 1. Karnataka
(b) Lingaraja Temple 2. Konark
(c) Hawa Mahal 3. Jaipur
(d) Statue of Gomateshwara 4. Bhubaneswar

Code
(A) (a) – 2, (b) – 4, (c) – 3, (d) – 1
(B) (a) – 2, (b) – 4, (c) – 1, (d) – 3
(C) (a) – 4, (b) – 2, (c) – 1, (d) – 3
(D) (a) – 3, (b) – 1, (c) – 2, (d) – 4

Answer (A) (a) – 2, (b) – 4, (c) – 3, (d) – 1

[UPPCS (Pre) 1992]

82. With reference to the Indian history of art and culture, consider the following pairs Famous work of : Site sculpture

1. A grand image of Buddha’s Mahaparinirvana with numerous celestial musicians above and the sorrowful figures of his followers below : Ajanta
2. A huge image of Varaha Avatar (boar incarnation) of Vishnu, as he rescues Goddess Earth from the deep and shaotic waters, sculpted on rock : Mount Abu
3. ‘Arjuna’s Penance’/Descent of Ganga Sculpted on the surface of huge boulders : Mamallapuram

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?
(A) Only 1 and 2
(B) Only 3
(C) Only 1 and 3
(D) 1, 2 and 3

Answer (C) Only 1 and 3

[IAS (Pre) 2014]

83. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below.

List-I List-II
(a) Gandhar Art 1. Menander
(b) Junagarh rock inscription 2. Patika
(c) Milinapanho 3. Kushanas
(d) Taxila inscriptions 4. Rudradaman I

Code
(A) (a) – 1, (b) – 3, (c) – 4, (d) – 2
(B) (a) – 2, (b) – 4, (c) – 3, (d) – 1
(C) (a) – 3, (b) – 4, (c) – 1, (d) – 2
(D) (a) – 2, (b) – 1, (c) – 3, (d) – 4

Answer (A) (a) – 1, (b) – 3, (c) – 4, (d) – 2

[UPPCS (Pre) 2017]