Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 119

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Who was the author of Shatpatre?
A
Agarkar
B
Lokhitwadi
C
Ghokhale
D
Tilak
Question 2
Who among the following were associated with Trade Union Movement in India?
  1. B. P. Wadia
  2. N.M.Joshi
  3. Dhundiraj Thengdi
  4. K. Kamaraj
  5. Vitthal Bhai Patel
Choose the correct answer from the codes given below
A
l, 3 and 4
B
l, 2 and 3
C
1 and 2 only
D
3, 4 and 5
Question 3
Brihadesvara temple in Tanjore was built by?
A
Rajendra-II
B
Rajendra-I
C
Narasimha Varma
D
Rajasimha
Question 4
Which State is called the ' Cradle of Bud-dhism '?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Bihar
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Sikkim
Question 5
The Pallava kings were the makers of the rock-cut temples at
A
Rameswaram
B
Thanjavur
C
Khajuraho
D
Mahabalipuram
Question 6
During the reign of Alauddin Khilji, who were amils?
A
Government agents to collect land revenue
B
Local landlords at village level
C
Khurasani and Multani traders of foodgrains
D
Banjaras who carried the food-grains from villages to towns.
Question 7
How many times the word 'Jana' occur in the Rigveda?
A
275 times
B
175 times
C
375 times
D
75 times
Question 8
Which of the following is not one of the sources for determining the geographical extent of the Mauryan Empire during the reign of Ashoka?
A
Numismatic evidence
B
The distribution of his rock and pillar edicts
C
The literary and religious traditions
D
The contents of his inscriptions
Question 9
Codes of conduct of the Vedic Society are laid down in
A
Puranas
B
Vedas
C
Smritis
D
Brahmanas
Question 10
With reference to the Vijaynagar administration, consider the following statement:
  1. The tradition of village self government was discarded.
  2. The kingdom was divided into rajyas or mandalams below which nadu, sthala and grama.
Which of the above is/are correct?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 11
Which of the following reasons is not correct with regard to the decline of economy of India during English rule?
A
Failure to get overseas market due to lack sea power
B
Lack of qualification and technical skill in the Indians
C
Lack of the class of industrial enterprises in India
D
Unprotected indigenous industry due to weak guild organizations
Question 12
Who is considered as Timurti (Trinity) of Carnatic Music?
A
Muthuswainiflikshitar
B
Thyagaraja
C
Swati Thininal
D
Purandaradasa
Question 13
Arrange the following Magadha dynasties in the chronological order:
  1. Nandas
  2. Sungas
  3. Mauryas
  4. Haryanks
A
3, 2, 1, 4
B
1, 3, 4, 2
C
2, 1, 4, 3
D
4, 1, 3, 2
Question 14
Which of the following were the social classes which emerged as a result of the economic and administrative changes between 1765 to 1856?
A
Landlords
B
Government servants
C
Business men
D
Money-landers
Question 15
Who among the following leader presided the historic 1916 Lucknow Session of the Congress?
A
Madan Mohan Malviya
B
Subhas Chandra Bose
C
Ambika Charan Majumdar
D
Annie Besant
Question 16
Which of the following is one of the causes for the passing of the Act of 1773?
A
Desire of the Indian Merchants
B
Failure of Double Government
C
Agitation in India
D
Success of Double Government
There are 16 questions to complete.

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