Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 128

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The jain saint credited with the spread of Jainism in Karnataka is?
A
Parsvanatha
B
Mahavira
C
Bhadrabahu
D
Adinatha
Question 2
Where did Buddha die?
A
Pavapuri
B
Magadha
C
Kusinagara
D
Lumbini
Question 3
An intelligent appreciation of the relative values of different trade-routes in India is contained in
A
Arthashastra of Kautilya
B
Pliny's Natural History
C
Ptolemy's Geography
D
Indica of Megasthenese
Question 4
Who wrote Futuhat-i-Ferozshahi?
A
Utbi
B
Ibn Batuta
C
Alberuni
D
Firoz Shah Tughlaq
Question 5
The first monarch of Magadh kingdom in the sixth century B.C. was
A
Prasenajit
B
Bimbisara
C
Jarasandha
D
Ajatashatru
Question 6
Who had appointed Parnadatta as the Provincial Governor of Saurashtra?
A
Chandragupta Maurya
B
Skandagupta
C
Chandragupta II
D
Rudradaman
Question 7
By the Charter Act of 1813 the Indian trade except in...... was thrown open to all British subjects.
A
Spices
B
Tea
C
Coffee
D
Cotton
Question 8
Banda Bahadur, a Sikh leader who led a revolt against the Mughals after the assassination of Guru Gobind Singh, was captured and executed during the reign of
A
Bahadur Shah
B
Farrukh Siyar
C
Jahandar Shah
D
Aurangzeb
Question 9
Consider the following statements regarding orientalist and anglicist debates regarding education system in India:
  1. The Orientalists were sure that a social change was required in India and that change would come when Indian rediscovered the roots of their civilization whereas Anglicists argued that the aim of the British should be to teach useful learning and that Hindu and Muslim literature contained only a small portion of any utility.
  2. Macaulay's minutes of 1835 settled the debate and was skewed in the favour of orientalists.
Which of the above statements is/are true?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 10
Consider the following statements about Swami Vivekananda
  1. He said that Vedanta was the religion of all.
  2. He believed in reviving all the best traditions of Hinduism.
  3. He was impressed by the status of women in the West.
Which of the statements given above are correct?
A
2 and 3
B
1 and 2
C
1 and 3
D
1, 2 and 3
Question 11
The Doctrines of 'Non-Violence' and 'Civil Disobedience' associated with Mahatma Gandhi was influenced by the works of
A
Thoreau-Humen-Shaw
B
Churchill-Irwin-Tolstoy
C
Cripps-Tolstov-Howes
D
Ruskin-Tolstoy-Thoreau
Question 12
Iron was brought to many civilization by the
A
Huns
B
Hittites
C
Greeks
D
Turks
Question 13
Which of the following Act(s) was/were passed in 1856?
A
The Religious Disabilities Act
B
The Hindu Widow Remarriage Act
C
Both the above
D
None of the above
Question 14
The Mansabdari system introduced by Akbar was borrowed from the system followed in-
A
Mongolia
B
Afghanistan
C
Persia
D
Turkey
Question 15
Babar was originally the ruler of
A
Fargana
B
Kabul
C
Persia
D
Khandahar
Question 16
Who is the author of Padmawat?
A
Abul Fazl
B
Faizi
C
Malik Mohammad Jaysai
D
Amir Khusrau
There are 16 questions to complete.

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