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What style of architecture includes extensive use of arches?

A
Arcuate
B
Trabeate
C
Corbelled
D
Gothic
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What were havelis?

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With respect to Mughal architecture, what does the term 'chihil sutun' refer to?

A
The throne of the king
B
Forty-pillared halls
C
Abode of the divine
D
Sanctum sanctorum
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A 'hasht bihisht' is a __________________________ .

A
A tall gateway.
B
A central towering dome.
C
A central hall surrounded by eight rooms.
D
A ceremonial hall of audience.
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Why did kings destroy temples when they attacked each one another's kingdoms?

A
A destroyed temple was the symbol of a king's loss of power and wealth
B
To get access to the valuable and prized artefacts
C
To gain credit as a powerful personality
D
All of the above
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