Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 199

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The Ryotwari settlement was introduced by the British in the-
A
Bengal Presidency
B
Madras and Bombay Presidencies
C
Bombay Presidency
D
Madras Presidency
Question 2
The first Buddhist Council was held at
A
Kapilavastu
B
Lumbini
C
Avanti
D
Rajagriha
Question 3
At Which of the following Harappan sites has a supposed dockyard been found?
A
Lothal
B
Suktagendor
C
Kalibangan
D
Sotka Koli
Question 4
What was the Major Industry in Chandudaro?
A
Tread Making
B
Craft Work
C
Bead making
D
Textiles
Question 5
What is the correct chronological sequence of the following Acts?
  1. Indian Trade Union Act
  2. Indian Factories Act
  3. The Trade Disputes Act
  4. Indian Mines Act
Select the correct answer, from The codes given below
A
4, 2, 3, 1
B
1, 3, 2, 4
C
3, 1, 4, 2
D
2, 4, 1, 3
Question 6
The date of the Harappan Civilisation (2300-1750 BC) has been fixed on the basis of
A
Pottery design
B
Aryan invasion
C
Stratification
D
Radio Carbon-14 dating
Question 7
The Chola king, who after successfully raiding Bengal took the title of Gangaikonda and also founded a new capital (Gangaikonda Cholapuram) was
A
Rajaraja-I
B
Rajendra-II
C
Rajadhiraj-I
D
Rajendra-I
Question 8
Which of the following tombs is placed in the centre of a large garden and resembles as a prototype of the Taj Mahal?
A
Akbar's tomb at Sikandara
B
Humayun's tomb at Delhi
C
Itmaduddaula's tomb at Agra
D
Shershah's tomb at Sasaram
Question 9
Which of the following incident ended the historic fast of Gandhi?
A
Gandhi-Irwin Pact
B
Issue of White Paper
C
Poona Pact
D
Arrival of Simon Commission
Question 10
Consider the following statements:
  1. Guru Nanak was interested in all the major forms of contemporary religious beliefs and practices whether 'Hindu' or 'Muslim'.
  2. Guru Nanak was soft on the Jain monks.
  3. He considered ritual reading of scriptures as waste of time.
  4. During the last fifteen years of his life Guru Nanak settled at Kiratpur.
Which of the above statements are not correct?
A
1 and 2
B
1 and 4
C
2 and 4
D
2 and 3
Question 11
The one most important feature of the Mauryan Administration was
A
wide powers enjoyed by the provincial governors
B
an extensive network of spy-system
C
the presence of a 'council of ministers'
D
the presence of vast, numerous powers of the bureaucracy
Question 12
Who wrote the Book entitled 'Ghulamgiri'?
A
Jyotiba Phule
B
Narayan Guru
C
B. R. Ambedkar
D
M. P. Pillai
Question 13
Which one among the following pairs of battle is correctly matched?
A
The 2nd battle of Tarain: Defeat of Jaichand of Kannauj by Muhammad Ghori
B
The first battle of Panipat: Defeat of Sikander Lodi by Babur
C
The battle of Chausa: Defeat of Humayun by SherShah
D
The battle of Khanwa: Defeat of Rana Pratap by Akbar
Question 14
Which one of the following had for the first time accepted that British victory at Plassey was the victory of breach of faith?
A
Lord Clive
B
Vansittort
C
Hector Munro
D
None of the above
Question 15
The peasant movements, revolts, riots, struggles, etc. in 19th century, India remained mainly localised because
A
they were mainly directed against enhancement in rent, evictions, usurious practices of moneylenders, etc.
B
the peasants had no leadership and organisation
C
they grew out of local grievances
D
the big landlords were allies of the British
Question 16
Consider the following statements about Kabir and Nanak-
  1. Their ideas were drawn both from Bhakti and Sufi traditions.
  2. They expressed the sentiments of rural masses.
  3. They made a strong plea for Hindu-Muslim unity.
  4. Their followers founded religious communities.
Select your answer from the codes given below
A
1, 3 and 4 are correct
B
1, 2, 3 and 4 are correct
C
1, 2 and 3 are correct
D
1 and 2 are correct
There are 16 questions to complete.

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