Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 166

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Who was the first Viceroy of India?
A
Lord Mountbatten
B
Lord Canning
C
Lord Dalhousie
D
Lord Nelson
Question 2
The Buland Darwaza was built to mark Akbar's conquest of
A
Malwa
B
Gujarat
C
Chittor
D
Awadh
Question 3
Maurya empire declined after Ashoka mainly because of
A
The policy of ahimsa leading to military weakness.
B
Ashoka's excessive patronage to Buddhism.
C
Weak successors of Asoka
D
Decentralisation of powers
Question 4
TheAryans came from Central Asia to India around
A
2500 B.C.
B
6500B.C
C
3500 B.C.
D
8000
Question 5
The first Indian Governor of a British Province (Bihar) in India was
A
Sir SP Sinha
B
Sir Shaukat Hayat
C
VJ Patel
D
Sir Hari Singh Gaur
Question 6
Which was the earliest text that tried to explain caste system according to ones abilities & inclinations?
A
Yajnavalyakay Smriti
B
Manusmriti
C
Ramayana
D
Bhagavad-Gita
Question 7
Who said that he had not become His Majesty's First Minister to preside over the liquidation of the British Empire?
A
Disraeli
B
Loyd George
C
Churchill
D
Attlee
Question 8
The Cape of Good Hope was discovered by
A
Albuquerque Diaz
B
Vasco-da-Gama
C
Bartholomew
D
Dc Almeida
Question 9
Which of the following was not one of the checks on the powers of the Mauryan kings?
A
Mantri-Parishad
B
Brahmins
C
Customs of the land
D
Guilds
Question 10
Which of the following ancient port towns is wrongly matched with its location?
  1. Lothal A.Gujarat
  2. Tamralipta B.Karnataka
  3. Bharuch C.Maharashtra
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A
1 and 2 only
B
2 and 3 only
C
1 and 3 only
D
None of the above is wrongly matched
Question 11
Which reforms Act had created the office of the secretary of state for India?
A
Montague-Chelmsford Reforms
B
The Indian Councils Act, 1861
C
The Government of India Act, 1858
D
Minto-Morley Reforms, 1908
Question 12
Sir Syed Ahmed Khan had started a reform movement among the Muslim, called the...... Movement.
A
Jaipur
B
Sufi
C
Wahabi
D
Aligarh
Question 13
Which of the following statements regarding the collections of revenue is not correct?
A
Ayakkarar was the revenue accountant who collected trade and transit duties
B
The royal seal was fixed on the packet of imported and exported goods after realizing the custom duties
C
The leading members of the cowherds community paid revenue in the form of milk and milk products
D
Orrar was in charge of the Revenue Department
Question 14
The Buddha did not talk about spiritual aspects such as God, soul, life after death, etc. because:
A
He considered such speculations unnecessary
B
He was only concerned with the ethical aspects of life
C
He wanted to resolve the practical problems of life
D
He did not intend to establish a formal religion
Question 15
Madurai had been the capital of the
A
Cholas
B
Pallavas
C
Rashtrakuta
D
Pandyas
Question 16
Who was the in-charge of a pargana?
A
Shiqdar
B
Oanungo
C
Amin
D
Pattidar
There are 16 questions to complete.

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