Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 17

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The Mughal ruler, Bahadur Shah II had been exiled by the British and sent to
A
Andaman and Nicobar
B
Rangoon
C
Fatehpur Sikri
D
Mandalay
Question 2
Live well, as long as you live. Live well even by borrowings, for once cremated, there is no return'. The rejection of after life is an aphorism of the-
A
Sunyavada of Nagarjuna
B
Ajivikas
C
Charvakas
D
Kapalika sect
Question 3
In Mughal paintings one notices the adoption of the principles of foreshortening whereby near and distant people and things could be placed in perspective. This was due to the influence of the
A
Danish
B
Portuguese
C
Dutch
D
British
Question 4
A well-organised State machinery was Introduced for the first time by
A
Alexander
B
the Vedic Aryans
C
the Guptas
D
the Mauryas
Question 5
Which of the following terms were used to refer to rural landholders in Eastern India during the Gupta period?
  1. Agraharin
  2. Kutumbin
  3. Mahaltara
  4. Bhogika
A
3, 4
B
1, 2
C
1, 4
D
2, 3
Question 6
Which one of the following rebellions began in 1816 and lasted till 1832?
A
Kutch rebellion
B
Kol uprising
C
Naikada rising
D
Khasi uprising
Question 7
The Black Death was caused by
A
Wounds suffered during the Hundred Years War.
B
Malnutrition.
C
A disease spread by rats.
D
Lack of vaccines.
Question 8
Who founded the four Mathas in the four corners of India?
A
Madhvacharya
B
Ramanujacharya
C
Shankaracharya
D
Bhaskaracharya
Question 9
The flood Legend in which a divine fish has been described as rescuing Manu occurs in detail in:
A
Aitareya Brahmana
B
Rigveda Samhita
C
Vajasaneyi Samhita
D
Satapatha Brahmana
Question 10
Who wrote Tughlaqnama?
A
Hasan Nizami
B
Abul Fazl
C
Abu Nasr Utbi
D
Amir Khusrau
Question 11
The System of philosophy with which the name of, Kapila is prominently associated is
A
Nyaya
B
Samkhya
C
Uttara Mimamsa
D
Purva Mimamsa
Question 12
Bhakta Tukaram was a contemporary of which Mughal ruler?
A
Akbar
B
Shahjahan
C
Jahangir
D
Babur
Question 13
Who among the following Bhakti Saints blended that the philosophical monist of the past with stress on Bhakti, the poetry and dignity of Valmiki's Ramayana with the devotional fervour and humanism of Bhagavata?
A
Tulsidas
B
Sur Das
C
Kalidasa
D
Kabirdas
Question 14
Consider the following statements about Bhimbetka rock shelters.
  1. They were declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
  2. It is a Mesolithic site.
  3. It is in Maharashtra.
  4. The paintings of Bhimbetka depicts hunting by Men only
Which of the statements given above are correct?
A
1, 2, 3 and 4
B
1only
C
1 and 4 only
D
1, 3 and 4 only
Question 15
The Greeks were also known as
A
Hellenes
B
Koreans
C
Ionians
D
Corianths
Question 16
Which was the original name of the Fort Rohida?
A
Rayari
B
Purandar
C
Vishalgad
D
Rohida
There are 16 questions to complete.

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