Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 153

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
In the Rigveda the term Dasas and Dasyus refers to
A
non-Aryans
B
menials
C
robbers
D
tribals
Question 2
The sea borne trade between India and Rome received great impetus during the first-second century A.D. on account of the discovery of:
A
Large gold mines in the Roman Empire
B
Monsoon winds blowing regularly across the Indian Ocean
C
Direct sea-route between India and Italy
D
New navigational techniques
Question 3
Muhammad bin Tughlaq's experiment of introducing token currency could not succeed on account of
A
poor quality of token currency
B
shortage of copper for minting token coins
C
large-scale minting of spurious coins
D
rejection of token coins by foreign merchants
Question 4
Which of the following leader was not present in the very first meeting of Indian National Congress?
A
Dadabhai Naoroji,
B
Kashinath Trimbak Telang
C
Surendranath Banerjee
D
Pherozeshah Mehta
Question 5
Who is the author of Prithviraj Raso?
A
Chandabardai
B
Gunadhya
C
Samdeva
D
Amir Khusro
Question 6
The Nehru-Liaquat Pact between India and Pakistan was signed in 1950 to resolve the issue of
A
the problem of refugees
B
the border disputes
C
the protection of minorities
D
the accession of princely states
Question 7
Who among the following was called as???Father of Indian Renaissance'?
A
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
B
Raja Ram Mohan Roy
C
Lala Lajpat Rai
D
B. G. Tilak
Question 8
The suppression of Indian language newspapers under the Vernacular Press Act of 1878 was caused by the criticism of
A
inhuman approach of English officials towards the victims of the famine of 1876-77
B
ill-treatment given to Indigo workers by their English masters
C
misuse of religious places of India by English officials
D
lavish lifestyle of the English officials
Question 9
The Cabinet Mission Plan for India envisaged a
A
Unitary form of Government
B
Confederation
C
Union of States
D
Federation
Question 10
The famous temple of Kailasa, hewn out of the rock, is at
A
Elephanta
B
Mahabalipuram
C
Ellora
D
Badami
Question 11
Who said that the constant 'drain of wealth' from India was responsible for India's economic miseries?
A
BP Wadia
B
GS Arundale
C
Dadabhai Naoroji
D
BC Pal
Question 12
The drain theory of Dadabhai Naoroji was formally accepted in which among the ses-sions of the Indian National Congress?
A
Benaras session, 1905
B
Calcutta session, 1906
C
Surat session, 1907
D
None of the above
Question 13
The Indian Civil Service Examination was thrown open to all by the Act of
A
1784
B
1853
C
1858
D
1813
Question 14
Which was the main seaport of Cholas
A
Korkai
B
Muzaris
C
Vanchi
D
Kaveripattanam
Question 15
The Mutiny was brought to an end with the fall of...... into the hands of the British in India.
A
Meerut
B
Awadh
C
Gwalior
D
Rohilkhand
Question 16
What was the capital of Bahmani Kingdom?
A
Gulbarga
B
Warangal
C
Ellichpur
D
Devagiri
There are 16 questions to complete.

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