Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 157

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The term 'nishka' which meant an ornament in the Vedic period was used in later times to denote a/an-
A
Coin
B
Weapon
C
Agricultural implement
D
Script
Question 2
Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched?
A
Battle of Kharda-Nizam Vs East India Company
B
Battle of Wandiwash-French Vs East India Company
C
Battle of Buxar-Mir Jafar Vs Clive
D
Battle of Chelianwala-Dalhousie Vs Marathas
Question 3
'We have how an open conspiracy to free the country from foreign rule and you. Comrades, and all our countrymen and countrywomen are invited to join it.
A
Subhash Chaudray Bose
B
M.N.Roy
C
Jayaprakash Narayan
D
Jawahar La! Nehru
Question 4
Which of the following were among the objects of terracotta fashioned by the Harrapans?
  1. Bullal
  2. Toys
  3. Votive animals
  4. Axe heads
  5. Human forms
  6. Pipal leaves
A
1, 2 & 4
B
4, 5 & 6
C
2, 3 & 5
D
3, 4 & 6
Question 5
Firdausi was the Poet laureate at the court of
A
Mohd. Ghori
B
Jaipal
C
Mahmud Ghaznavi
D
None of these
Question 6
Who founded Indian National Congress on 1885?
A
J. L. Nehru
B
A.O. Hume
C
Willaim Wedderburn
D
J.R.D. Tata
Question 7
The most important Pahlava ruler was.......
A
Gondophemes
B
Mues
C
Menander
D
Darius
Question 8
Who among the following were the allies of Mir Qasim in the battle of Buxar in 1764?
A
Shah Alam II and Muhammad Ali
B
Shuja-ud-Daulah and Shah Alam II
C
Shuja-ud-Daulah and Muhammad Ali
D
Muzaffar Jung and Muhammad Khan Bangash
Question 9
Shivaji crowned himself at
A
Konkan
B
Bijapur
C
Poona
D
Rajgarh
Question 10
When did the Marathas capture Salsette and Bassein from the Portuguese?
A
1739 A.D.
B
1695 A.D.
C
1713 A.D.
D
1720 A.D.
Question 11
Which one among the following is not the characteristic feature of the Harappan settlement?
A
Doorways and windows generally faced the side lanes and rarely opened onto the main streets
B
Houses generally had separate bathing areas and toilets
C
The citadel was walled but the lower town was not walled
D
Drains and water chutes from the second storey were often built inside the wall
Question 12
Uposatha was practiced
A
By the Kapalikas as symbolic renunciation of pleasure in external objects
B
By widows of the Brahmanical religion through periodic fasting
C
By Buddhist monks in an assembly
D
By the Tantrilcs as part of their worship of shakti
Question 13
The fourth Buddhist Council was held at
A
Vaishali
B
Rajagriha
C
Patliputra
D
Kundalavana
Question 14
Which of the following committee and Act is associated with the Sedition Act?
A
Rowlatt Committee
B
Muddiman Committee
C
Butler Committee
D
Both A & B
Question 15
Before which of his important battles in India did Babur declare the abolition of Tamgha tax?
A
Panipat
B
Khanwa
C
Chanderi
D
None of these
Question 16
Who is called as ''beacon of light of Asia''
A
Subhash Chandra Bose
B
Mahatma Gandhi
C
Gautam Buddha
D
Abdul Gaffer khan
There are 16 questions to complete.

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