1. Identify the correct full form of WZCC

(A) West Zone Capital Company
(B) Western Zone Cultural Capital
(C) West Zone Cultural Council
(D) West Zone Cultural Centre

2. Match items in List – I with List – II

List – I
List – II

a. Kalaripayatu
i. Body expression
b. Mime
ii. Body exercises
c. Parikhanda
iii. Whirling movements
d. Daravesh
iv. Mind-body training


       a b c d
(A) iii ii i iv
(B) iv iii ii i
(C) i iv iii ii
(D) iv i ii iii

3. This is an Indian dramatic form confined to AGRA, the home of Taj Mahal

(A) Bhagvat Mela
(B) Bhagat
(C) Bharatlila
(D) Bhamakalapam

4. Assertion (A): There is a great deal to learn about Indian Civilisation from Sanskrit plays.

Reason (R): Sanskrit plays give a perspective of pervading views of philosophy and religion.


(A) (A) is true, (R) is true.
(B) (A) is false, (R) is true.
(C) (A) is true, (R) is false.
(D) (A) is false, (R) is false.

5. Putabheda is movement of

(A) Eyebrows
(B) Eyelids
(C) Eyelash
(D) Eyeballs

6. The technical word used by Natyasastra for the ‘Down stage’ is

(A) Rangasirsa
(B) Rangapith
(C) Nepathya
(D) Mattavarani

7. Here we have four important personalities mentioned in chapter II of Natyasastra. Choose the ‘different’ personality among these:

(A) Narada
(B) Bharata
(C) Nahusha
(D) Brahma

8. A raised platform measuring 12"× 12" is centered in the rear half stated in Natyasastra called as

(A) Mattavaarani
(B) Ranga Seersha
(C) Ranga Peetha
(D) Shad daruka

 9. Match the following:

List – I
List – II

(a) Types of Heroines in Love
(i) 8
(b) Categories in Abhinaya
(ii) 5
(c) Number of Arthaprakritis
(iii) 6
(d) Varieties of Aasya
(iv) 3


       (a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) (ii) (iii) (iv) (i)
(B) (iii) (ii) (i) (iv)
(C) (i) (iv) (ii) (iii)
(D) (iv) (i) (iii) (ii)

10. What is the name of character which turns as deer?

(A) Hanuman
(B) Maaricha
(C) Ravana
(D) Vibhishana

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