Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 168

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
What are the evidence found regarding the decline of Harappan civilization? Consider the statements:
  1. Silt is there is Harappa because of wind section which brought sand and slit. Houses and streets covered by slit deposits up to 30 ft above ground level.
  2. Human skeletons have been found lying on the streets.
Which of the above is/are correct?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 2
Who among the following has been called the 'Napoleon of India'?
A
Samudragupta
B
Harshavardhana
C
Ashoka
D
Chandragupta Maurya
Question 3
Tilak was sentenced and transported to
A
Mandalay
B
Malaya
C
Australia
D
Andaman
Question 4
Who did not participate in the First Round Table Conference?
A
The Hindu Mahasabha
B
The Indian National Congress
C
The Muslim League
D
All of these
Question 5
Which one of the following Bengali writers was the first to suggest the adoption of Hindi as India's National Language?
A
Bhudeva Mukherjee
B
Kali Prasanna Sinha
C
Madhusudan Datta
D
Dinbandhu Mitra
Question 6
Consider the following statements about Bahadur Shah Zafar
  1. He was the last Mughal ruler
  2. He was killed in the 1857 revolt
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 7
Which of the following were common features of both Harappan and Mohenjodaro?
  1. Citadel mounds with a retaining wall
  2. Public Baths
  3. Rows of granaries
  4. Rows of circular blocks for pounding grains.
Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:
A
2 and 3
B
1, 2, 3 and 4
C
1, 2 and 4
D
1 and 2
Question 8
Which one of the following nations was the first to start sea trade with India?
A
Netherland
B
France
C
Portugal
D
England
Question 9
The key leaders of Khilafat Movement were
A
Muhammad Iqbal and Salimullah Khan
B
Syed Ahmad Khan and Agha khan
C
Muhammad Ali Jinnah and Sikandar Hayat Khan
D
Mohammad Ali and Shaukat Ali
Question 10
Which one of the following is true regarding???apad-dharma' mentioned in the smritis?
A
It meant duties permitted to different???varnas' at times of distress
B
It meant dereliction of duty
C
It was permitted only to the Kshatriyas
D
It meant special sacrifices done Brahmanas for kings
Question 11
Who, among the following rulers, organised the Second Buddhist Assembly?
A
Ajatashatru
B
Ashoka
C
Ananda
D
Kalasoka
Question 12
Name the Pala ruler who was the first to plunge into the tripartite struggle.
A
Gopala
B
Devapala
C
Mahipala
D
Dharmapala
Question 13
Hughly was used as base for piracy in the Bay of Bengal by-
A
The Portuguese
B
The French
C
The British
D
The Danish
Question 14
Who of the following leaders is not associated with the Brahma Samaj?
A
Debendranath Tagore
B
Raja ram Mohan Rai
C
Atma Ram Pandurang
D
Keshab Chandra Sen
Question 15
A Provisional Government of India with Raja Mahendra Pratap as its president was established during the First World War in
A
Turkey
B
Singapore
C
Afghanistan
D
Germany
Question 16
The first wave of Aryan immigration into India began in
A
1000BC
B
1500 BC
C
1000 A.D.
D
500 BC
There are 16 questions to complete.

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