Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 190

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The term apabhramsa was used in medieval Sanskrit texts to denote
A
non-Sanskrit verse metres
B
early forms of some of the modern Indian languages
C
deviations from Vedic rituals
D
outcastes among the Rajputs
Question 2
Which of the following temples was a well known centre of higher education?
A
Dasavatar Temple at Deogarh
B
Sasbahu Temple at Gwalior
C
Shore Temple at Mamallapuram
D
Trayipurusha Temple at Salotgi
Question 3
Before the Regulating Act was passed in 1773, there was..... at home to, administer the East India Company.
A
A Secretary
B
A Council of Lords
C
A Board of Revenue
D
A Committee of 24
Question 4
Which of the following statement regarding Henry Vivian Derozio are correct?
  1. He is an Anglo-Indian
  2. Was called first nationalist poet of modern India
  3. He taught at Hindu college and was later removed because of his radicalism
A
Only I
B
Only I and II
C
Only II and III
D
All the above
Question 5
The first weekly paper published by the INC (in 1889) was
A
Voice India
B
Young India
C
Indian People
D
India
Question 6
Give one reason why the description of the Qutb-ud-din Aibak's dynasty as a ''slave dynasty'' is regarded as inaccurate.
A
Because except for Qutb-ud-din Aibak. Others rulers of the dynasty were not slaves
B
Because only three kings of this dynasty were slaves and even these three were manumitted by their masters
C
Because technically only Qutb-ud-din Aibak started his career as a slave and he too was manumitted upon obtaining a letter of investiture from the Abbasid Caliph.
D
Because all the rulers of this dynasty did not belong to one family
Question 7
The large-scale expression of the Militant nationalism for the first time, was against
A
Partition of Bengal, 1905.
B
The Indian Council Act, 1892.
C
Seditious Meetings Act, 1907.
D
Official Secrets Act, 1904.
Question 8
The Besnagar inscription of Heliodorus refer to
A
Samkarshana & Vasudeva
B
Samkarshana, pradyumna & Vasudeva
C
Vasudeva only
D
All the panchviras
Question 9
Dipavamsa was written in
A
Sanskrit
B
Tamil
C
Prakrit
D
Pali
Question 10
Bahmani Kingdom in South India extinguished in the
A
later half of 17th century.
B
beginning of 17th-century
C
beginning of 16th-century
D
end of 16th-century
Question 11
The grant of 'Diwani' in Bengal, Bihar and Orissa was given to the English East India Company by the Treaty in 1765 with?
A
Siraj-ud-daula
B
Shah Alam II
C
Francis Joseph Dupleix
D
Mir Qasim
Question 12
Who among the following named Jamshedpur after Jamsedji Nusserwanji Tata?
A
Lord hardinge
B
Lord Irwin
C
Lord chelmsford
D
Lord ripon
Question 13
Who has written about India at the time of Mahmud's invasion?
A
Alberuni
B
Taranath
C
Ibnbatuta
D
Sulaiman
Question 14
Which one of the following leaders was not a part of Noncooperation movement?
A
Abul Kalam Azad
B
M. A. Ansari
C
M. A. Zinnah
D
Hakim Ajmal Khan
Question 15
The earliest example of a land grant is provided by an inscription of
A
the Mahameghavahanas
B
the Satavahanas
C
the Guptas
D
the Mauryas
Question 16
The President of the Indian National Congress at the time of Indian Independence was
A
Jawahar1a1 Nehru
B
J. B. Kripalani
C
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
D
Rajendra Prasad
There are 16 questions to complete.

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