Religions in India MCQs with Answers Set1

Q. What leader of Buddhist Tibet was exiled after the communist Chinese invaded and conquered Tibet during the 1950s?

A. Dalai Lama

B. Karmapa Lama

C. Panchen Lama

D. Reg Llama (of Brixton)

Answer: Dalai Lama

Q. Consider the following statements about Sikh Gurus:

1. Banda Bahadur was appointed as the military leader of the Sikhs by Guru Tegh Bahadur.

2. Guru Arjan Dev become the Sikh Guru after Guru Ram Das.

3. Guru Arjan Dev gave to Sikhs their own script- Gurumukhi.

Which of the statements gives is/are correct?

A. 1 only

B. 2 and 3

C. 1 and 3

D. 1 and 2

Answer : 1 and 2

Q. Which is the most followed religion in India?

A. Sikhism

B. Jainism

C. Buddhism

D. Hinduism

Answer: Hinduism

Q. Who delivered the message of Rama’s Victory over Ravana, to Sita?

A. Neela

B. Hanuman

C. Jambavan

D. Angada

Answer: Hanuman

Q. Who was the first Sikh of Guru Nanak ?

A. Bebe Kaki

B. Bebe Nanaki

C. Mata Nanaki

D. Bhai Mardana

Answer: Bebe Nanaki

Q. Buddhism is an offshoot of what other major world religion?

A. Christianity

B. Zoroastrianism

C. Islam

D. Hinduism

Answer: Hinduism

Q. Which one of the following four Vedas contains an account of magical charms and spells?

A. Rig-veda
B. Yajur-veda

C. Atharva-veda

D. Sama-veda

Answer: Atharva-veda

Q. Christianity is followed by about 2% of India’s population. Which state of India accounts for most of it?

A. Tamil Nadu

B. West Bengal

C. Goa

D. Mizoram

Answer: Mizoram

Q. From among the following, whom did Rama trust enough to give his ring before his departure to search for Sita?

A. Hanuman

B. Jambavan

C. Angada

D. Neela

Answer: Jambavan

Q. Who built Akal Takht and when ?

A. Guru Hargobind Sahib, 1609

B. Guru Hargobind Sahib, 1709

C. Guru Ram Das Ji, 1609

D. Guru Ram Das Ji , 1709

Answer: Guru Hargobind Sahib, 1709

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