Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 173

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The Chera king who is said to have gone to North India to get a Himalayan stone to make the image of Goddess Kannagi was:
A
Nedumcheral Adan
B
Kuttvancheral
C
Imayavaramban
D
Senaguttuvan
Question 2
Who among the following was not a member of the Cabinet Mission?
A
AV Alexander
B
Sir Stafford Cripps
C
Radcliffe
D
Pathick Lawrence
Question 3
The dynasties which ruled Magadha were
A
Haryanka
B
Saisunagas
C
Nandas
D
All of above
Question 4
The script of Indus valley has been
A
About to be deciphered
B
Not deciphered
C
Difficult to be deciphered
D
Deciphered (translated)
Question 5
What was Iqta in sultanate period?
A
Territories of land
B
A tax
C
A form of military
D
None of these
Question 6
The importance of Nagarjunakonda stupe is because of its beautiful panels which illustrate episodes from the life of the Buddha. Which of the following is not the characteristic of the scenes depicted?
  1. Gods praying to the Boddhisathva to take birth on earth.
  2. Buddha's entry into the womb in the form of a white elephant.
  3. Birth of the Buddha under a flowering teak tree etc.
  4. Unique representation of the forest animals is a manner which looks as if the entire animal world turned out to worship the Buddha
Which of the above is/are correct?
A
1 and 3
B
2 and 4
C
4 only
D
None
Question 7
Which of the following best characterizes Aurangzeb's personal religious beliefs?
A
Islamic fundamentalism
B
disinterest
C
tolerance of many religions
D
Hinduism
Question 8
The Mughal General, who decisively defeated Shivaji and forced him to conclude the Treaty of Purandar, was
A
Dilir Khan
B
Prince Muazzam
C
Mirza Raja Jai Singh
D
Shaista Khan
Question 9
In which year was the decree called 'Mahzar' issued during Akbar's reign?
A
1579 A.D.
B
1572 A.D.
C
1576 A.D.
D
1560 A.D.
Question 10
Which of the following statements about the system of taxation and revenue administration in the Later Vedic period is not correct?
A
Settled life, and stable agriculture led to the production of surplus which could be collected by the king in the form of taxes
B
The king received regular contributions from the people in the shape of Bali and shulka
C
One-sixth of the produce of the land was payable to the king
D
An official called bhagadugha collected the royal share of the produce
Question 11
Wahabi movement aimed to organize Muslims around two-fold ideas, which of the following forms the ideas among them? I. Harmony among 4 schools of Muslim which was divided at that time II. Recognition of the role of individual conscience in religion as conflicting interpretations was derived from Quran and other practices Options are
A
Only I
B
Only II
C
Both I and II
D
None of the above stated
Question 12
A modern arsenal was established in 1765 with French assistance at
A
Bidnur
B
Sera
C
Sunda
D
Dindigul
Question 13
Who among the following Mauryan rulers was killed by his Commander-in-Chief?
A
Samprati
B
Dasaratha
C
Brihadratha
D
Kun-ala
Question 14
Which one of the following sequences represents the correct chronological order?
A
Shahji, Shivaji, Sambhaji, Rajaram
B
Shahji, Shivaji, Rajaram, Sambhaji
C
Sambhaji, Shivaji, Shahji, Rajaram
D
Shahji, Sambhaji, Shivaji, Rajaram
Question 15
'Brahmanical reaction was responsible for the downfall of the Mauryan Empire.'' Who said?
A
D. D. Koshambi
B
U. N. Ghoshal
C
Romila Thapar
D
Harprasad Shastri
Question 16
In which year English was made the medium of instruction in India?
A
1813 A.D.
B
1844 A.D.
C
1835 A.D.
D
1833 A.D.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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