Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 155

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following Samhitas of Yajurveda contains only hymns and no prose?
A
Maitrayaviya
B
Katha
C
Taittriya
D
Vajasaneyi
Question 2
The founder of Gadar Party was?
A
Basudev Balwant Phadke
B
Bhagat Singh
C
Lala Hardayal
D
Vinay Damodar Savarkar
Question 3
Which of the following war decided the English as the ultimate rulers of India?
A
Third Battle of Panipat
B
Battle of Buxar
C
Revolt of 1857
D
First battle of Mysore
Question 4
???Shankara' was.... a saint.
A
Buddhist
B
Jaina
C
Sufi
D
Bhakti
Question 5
The first Governor General of Bengal was
A
Clive
B
Minto
C
Canning
D
Warren Hastings
Question 6
The Valangai (right hand) and Idangai (left hand) division of South Indian society is first noticed in the
A
Sangam period
B
Pallava period
C
Chola period
D
Nayaka period
Question 7
It is said that in Chola territory, watered by Kaveri, the space in which an elephant could lie down produced enough to feed seven persons. What does this statement imply?
A
There was a large agricultural surplus
B
The lands were very fertile with enough irrigation facilities
C
The economy was mainly agricultural
D
The elephants were rated very highly among the domesticated animals
Question 8
In 1498, vasco da gama landed at
A
Calicut
B
Nalanda
C
Delhi
D
Calcutta
Question 9
Who said that there was no Slavery in India?
A
Strabo
B
Heiun Tsang
C
Fahien
D
Megasthenese
Question 10
The word 'Hindu' as reference to the people of Hind (India) was first used by
A
The Chinese
B
The Greeks
C
The Romans
D
The Arabs
Question 11
India first encountered Islamic armies in the..... century.
A
seventh
B
eighth
C
eleventh
D
twelfth
Question 12
Which among the following was not the cause of continuous war between Cholas and Chalukyas of Kalyan?
A
The geo-political factors
B
The economic factors
C
Rivalry between the Chalukyas of Kalyan and Chalukyas of Vengi
D
Rivalry to capture south India's foreign trade with China and South-eastern Asia.
Question 13
The social ideals of Mahatma Gandhi were first put forth in
A
An Autobiography-The Story of My Experiments with Truth
B
History of the Satyagraha in South Africa
C
The Bhagavad Geeta According to Gandhi
D
Hind Swaraj
Question 14
Kalidas in his works shows a leaning towards worship of
A
Durga
B
Shiva
C
Brahma
D
Vishnu
Question 15
Which Harappan sites are situated on bank of river sindhu?
A
Chanhudaro, Kotdiji, Harappa
B
Mohenjodaro, Chanhudaro, Kotdiji
C
Harappa, Mohenjodaro, Chanhudaro
D
Kotdiji, Harappa, Mohenjodaro
Question 16
Who are the four Rajput clans described in Prithviraja-Raso of Chanda Bardai, who are said to have emerged from fire-pit of Mount Abu?
A
Paramaras, Chandelas, Chahamanas, Chalukyas
B
Pratiharas, Chahamanas, Gahadavalas, Kalachuris
C
Pratiharas, Chahamanas, Chalukyas, Parmaras
D
Chahamanas, Kalachuris, Chandelas, Pratiharas
There are 16 questions to complete.

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