Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 142

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which one among the following correctly describes Gandhiji's attitude towards the Swarajist leaders?
A
He had full trust in their bona fides and considered them most valued and respected leaders
B
He was neutral to government's offensive against the Swarajists and did not defend them
C
He was not opposed to their entry into council
D
He was not in favour of maintaining warm personal relations with them
Question 2
During the period of which of the following was 'Panchtantra' written?
A
Guptas
B
Sungas
C
Mauryas
D
Nandas
Question 3
The office of the Secretary of State for India was created by the Act of
A
1853
B
1861
C
1892
D
1858
Question 4
Where was Narayana Guru born?
A
Kerala
B
Maharashtra
C
Bengal
D
Punjab
Question 5
The author of Kadambari who was also contemporary of Flarsha was
A
Banabhatta
B
Mayur
C
Jayasena
D
Divakar
Question 6
When did the British pass a law making it an offence to preach nationalism?
A
1904
B
1892
C
1900
D
1898
Question 7
Till the end of the 17th Century the growth of the executive and legislative powers of the East india Company depended on
A
Crown
B
Governor-General
C
Governor
D
Parliament
Question 8
In whose court did Asvaghosa live?
A
Ashoka
B
Harsha
C
Kanishka
D
Samudra Gupta
Question 9
Which of the following leader was associated with the formation of the Congress Socialist Party?
A
Subhas Chandra Bose
B
Acharya Narendra Dev
C
Ram Manohar Lohia
D
P Joshi
Question 10
Under the forceful thrust of British rule, a rapid transformation of the Indian economy took place. In this context, which of the following statements is/ are correct?
  1. Indian economy was transformed into a colonial economy in the 19th century whose structure was determined by Britain's fast developing industrial economy.
  2. The influx of cheap Indian products into England gave a great blow to English textile industries.
  3. The 19th century saw the collapse of the traditional Indian village economy and fresh economic alignment along commercial lines.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A
1 and 3
B
1 only
C
l and 2
D
2 only
Question 11
Which of the following was an important port of the eastern coast during the Gupta period?
A
Sopara
B
Kalyan
C
Tamralipti
D
Broach
Question 12
The writer of ''Indian War of Independence, 1857'' is
A
S.N. Sen
B
V.D. Savarkar
C
S.B. Chaudhary
D
R.C Majumdar
Question 13
Ashvaghosha, who has written the marvelous work ''Buddhacharita'' was a court poet of which among the following kings?
A
Kanishka
B
Ashoka
C
Samudragupta
D
Ajatshatru
Question 14
Who among the following Governor General created the Covenanted Civil Service of India which later came to be known as the Indian Civil Service?
A
Warren Hastings
B
Wellesley
C
Cornwallis
D
William Bentinck
Question 15
Nearly one third of soldiers of the famous Bengal Army had their homes in
A
Punjab
B
Bengal
C
Maharashtra
D
Avadh
Question 16
Which one of the following is included in the rights of serfs?
A
The right to work on certain land and pass the lands to their heirs
B
The right to move from one manor to another
C
The right to marry whomever they wanted to marry
D
All the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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