Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 143

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
According to Shankaracharya the Primary means of Salvation was
A
Knowledge
B
Worship
C
Visiting Tirthas
D
None of these
Question 2
Consider the following leaders-
  1. Balwant Rai Mehta
  2. J. N. Sen Gupta
  3. Sardool SinghKaveshar
  4. SudhakarRao
Who among these were Not the Chief conveners of the All India State's People Conference (AISPC)?
A
1, 2 and 4
B
1, 3 and 4
C
2, 3 and 4
D
2 and 3
Question 3
Alexander the great, was obliged to go back because
A
his forces refused to go further
B
he did not like India
C
he fell ill
D
he suffered defeat in India
Question 4
Swami Vivekananda's contribution to society and educating masses is through following ways:
  1. Condemned caste system and current rituals and superstitions
  2. Criticized for having lost touch with rest of world and for becoming stagnant and mummified
  3. Subscribed to Vedanta which he considered fully rational system
A
Only I
B
Only II
C
Only III
D
All the above
Question 5
The enquiry Committee on Jallianwaia Bagh incident was headed by
A
Simon
B
Hunter
C
Irwin
D
Dyer
Question 6
Indicate the correct chronological order in which the following reformers undertook their missions.
  1. Visveswara
  2. Ramanuja
  3. Chaitanya
  4. Kabir
A
1, 2, 3, 4
B
2, 1, 4, 3
C
4 2 3 1
D
1, 2, 4, 3
Question 7
Which of the following was the God of Animal during the later Vedic period?
A
Vishnu
B
Prajapatbi
C
Indra
D
Rudra
Question 8
With reference to the period of colonial rule in India, ''Home Charges'' formed an important part of the drain of wealth from India. Which of the following funds constituted ''Home Charges''?
  1. Funds used to support the India Office in London.
  2. Funds used to pay salaries and pension of British personnel
  3. Funds used for waging wars outside India by the British.
Select the Correct answer using the codes given below:
A
2 and 3 only
B
1 and 2 only
C
1 only
D
1, 2 and 3
Question 9
Who introduce English as official language?
A
Lord William Bentick
B
Sir Charles Wood
C
Dalhousie
D
Allan Octawain Hume
Question 10
The statement that the revolt of 1857 was ''neither the first, nor national, nor war of independence'' was made by?
A
V. D. Savarkar
B
R. C. Majumdar
C
S. N. Sen
D
Benjamin Disraeli
Question 11
Who among the following Sultans of Delhi introduced the token currency?
A
Alauddin Khalji
B
Balban
C
Firuz Tughlaq
D
Muhammad bin Tughlaq
Question 12
When did Kasturba Gandhi die in prison?
A
1905
B
1944
C
1934
D
1919
Question 13
Between which stations was the first railway line opened in India?
A
Bombay to Thane
B
Calcutta to Jamshedpur
C
Bombay to Pune
D
Calcutta to Raniganj
Question 14
On the Direct Action Day unprecedented bloodshed took place (as a result of Hindu-Muslim riots) in
A
Calcutta
B
Meerut and Karachi
C
Delhi
D
Dacca
Question 15
Who among the following was the author of Tahqiq-i-Hind?
A
Minhaj-us-Siraj
B
Badauni
C
Alberuni
D
Amir Khusro
Question 16
The Peshwa's Secretariat at Pune (Poona), the pivot of the Maratha government was known as
A
Chalte Dafter
B
Peshwa Dafter
C
El Beriz Daftar
D
Huzur Daftar
There are 16 questions to complete.

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