Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 186

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
On the basis of which of the following traditional records have the dates of Lord Buddha 's birth and death been fixed?
A
Simhalese tradion-Mahavamsa and Dipavamsa
B
Tibetan tradition of historian Taranath
C
Indian Buddhist texts-Ashokavadan and Divyvadan
D
Chinese tradition-Cantonese records
Question 2
The Ryotwari settlement was introduced by the British in the
A
Bombay Presidency
B
Bengal Presidency
C
Madras Presidency
D
Madras and Bombay Presidencies
Question 3
Malik Muhammad Jayasi has written an epic, Padmavati, relating to king Ratan Singh and his queen Padmini of
A
Malwa
B
Mewar
C
Marwar
D
Ranathambhor
Question 4
On which of the following systems of Hindu Philosophy, Shankaracharya wrote a commentary in 9th century AD?
A
Uttarmimansa
B
Sankhya
C
Vaisheshika
D
Yoga
Question 5
Dadmani system refers to
A
Military system
B
Agreement on loans & repayment
C
Agreements on lands
D
Repayment of irrigation loans
Question 6
According to Manu, a Brahamana was to be awarded higher punishment than the persons of other varnas for the offence of
A
Theft
B
The use of abusive language for the persons of other varnas
C
Treason
D
Murder
Question 7
Which of the following event compel M.K Gandhi to withdraw the Nation's cooperation from the British Government?
A
Jallianwala massacre
B
Bhagat Singh Hanging
C
Lathi charge
D
All of the above
Question 8
The first invasion of India by Sultan Mahmud Ghazni was in
A
999 (AD)
B
1004 (AD)
C
1000 (AD)
D
1001 (AD)
Question 9
Which is the rich source of information about Gupta age?
A
Naradsmriti
B
Manusmriti
C
Develsmriti
D
Arthashatra
Question 10
Which of the following statement is incorrect?
A
Untouchability was common during later Vedic age
B
Inter dining among different castes was not forbidden during the later Vedic age
C
The castes were not hereditary during the later Vedic age
D
Inter-marriages among these upper castes were in vogue during the Vedic age
Question 11
The. voluminous compositions attributed to Guru Gobind Singh (the last Sikh Guru) are collectively known as
A
Gyan Prabodh
B
Baichitra Natak
C
Apni Katha
D
Dasam (Padshah Ka) Granth
Question 12
Almost all Harappan towns had large granaries because
A
Taxes were paid in kind, and therefore, granaries acted as a sort of public treasuries
B
Surplus produce of the countryside was stored in the towns
C
Food-grains were stored for the purpose of trade
D
All of the above
Question 13
Ayagara in Vijayanagar were
A
Governors of Provinces
B
Adiministrators of Nadus
C
Administrators of Kottams
D
Village functionaries
Question 14
Kautilya was the Prime Mjnister of which of the following Indian rulers?
A
Ashoka
B
Chandragupta Maurya
C
Harshavardhana
D
Chandragupta I
Question 15
During the colonial period in India, what was the purpose of the Whitley Commission?
A
To report on the existing conditions of labour and to make recommendations
B
To review the fitness of India for further political reforms
C
To draw up a plan for financial reforms for India
D
To develop a comprehensive scheme for Civil Services in India
Question 16
Which of the following statement is false?
A
Rashtrakuta king who defeated the Pratihara ruler Nagabhatta-Govinda III
B
Kavirajamarga was written by Indra III is Kannada.
C
Rashtrakuta king who constructed the Kailasha temple-Krishan I
D
Rashtrakuta king who never invaded India Amoghavarsha.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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