Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 2

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following was not one of the reasons for the gradual decline of Jainism?
A
The extremism of its ethical code and religious discipline
B
The influence and popularity of Shaiva and Vaishnava saints in the South
C
The destruction of t heir temples by t he foreign invaders and others
D
The assimilative power of Hinduism
Question 2
Which among the following was the capital of Shivaji?
A
Poona
B
Panhala
C
Raigarh
D
Singhagarh
Question 3
The Vijayanagar and the Bahamani Kingdoms fought relentlessly throughout the period of their existence for the possession of
A
Goa, Dabhol and Chaul
B
Raichur Doab
C
Telengana
D
Goa
Question 4
Who had strongly advocated the policy of abolishing princely states m free India?
A
Mahatma Gandhi
B
Jawaharlal Nehru
C
C Rajagopalachari
D
Vallabhbhai Patel
Question 5
Who patronized the third Buddhist council held at Pataliputra?
A
Kalasoka
B
Kanishka
C
Ashoka
D
Ajatashatru
Question 6
What is meant by "The Forty"?
A
The Ulema or the Muslim divines
B
The select body of the Turkish aristocracy
C
The cream of Afghan nobles
D
The pick of the intellectuals among the Khaljis
Question 7
Which of the following was not one of the popular deities of the Sangam Age?
A
Indra and Murugan
B
Ganesha
C
Krishna and Balaram
D
Siva and Vishnu
Question 8
Rajatarangini was written by
A
Devadatta
B
Bharavi
C
Kalhana
D
Dhandi
Question 9
The Arab conquest of Sindh took place in
A
1009 A.D.
B
712 A.D.
C
740 A.D.
D
1001 A.D.
Question 10
Which of the statements given below about the Champaran Satyagraha is/are correct?
  1. It was related to Indigo plantations.
  2. It started because the European planters oppressed the Zamindars.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below
A
Only 1
B
Only 2
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 11
What was the name of Jain saint with whom Muhammad Tughlaq held discussions?
A
Rishabadeva
B
Hemchandra
C
Jinasena Suri
D
Jinaprabha Suri
Question 12
Where was the meeting held within Sambhaji and Dilerkhan?
A
Satara
B
Bahadurgad
C
Vita
D
Miraj
Question 13
Which of the following was not one of the reasons for the failure of dhamma?
A
It was too vague a solution, because the problems lay at the very roots of the system
B
It failed to provide a solution to the problems which it set out to solve
C
It was too idealistic a concept, which could not break the social and sectarian barriers
D
Ashoka's excessive enthusiasm produced a reaction against it
Question 14
In the adminstration of the ummayads the court language was:
A
French
B
German
C
Arabics
D
Persian
Question 15
Akbar defeated Durgawati and captured
A
Bijapur
B
Surat
C
Gondwana
D
Jhansi
Question 16
Sangam age literature is in language
A
Hindi
B
Kannada
C
Tamil
D
Telugu
There are 16 questions to complete.

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