Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 215

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Place in correct sequence
  1. Yajnavalkya
  2. Manusmriti
  3. Mitakshara
A
3, 2, 1
B
1, 2, 3
C
2, 3, 1
D
2, 1, 3
Question 2
Consider the following statements regarding Swarajya Party:
  1. They believed in the use of constitutional methods for achieving freedom for the country.
  2. Though initially opposed to Swarajist methodologies, Gandhi later reconciled with them and expressed solidarity for council entry.
Which of the above statements is/are true?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 3
Chauth and Sardeshmukhi were paid by
A
Foreign visitors
B
Mughlai
C
Mansabdars
D
Pilgrims
Question 4
The script of the Indus Valley Civilization was
A
Undecipherable
B
Sanskrit
C
Dravidian
D
Persian
Question 5
Which of the following is not an important work of Kalidasa?
A
Shakuntala
B
Kumarasambhava
C
Gita Govinda
D
Meghadoot
Question 6
The Buddhist sect Mahayana formally came into existence during the reign of
A
Dharmapala
B
Kanishka
C
Ashoka
D
Ajatashatru
Question 7
What was the original name of Afzalkhan?
A
Abdullah
B
Muhammad
C
Dault
D
Nasirshah
Question 8
In Mansabdari system the Commander-in-Chief of the Army was
A
Dah Hazari
B
Prince
C
Mansabdar
D
Emperor
Question 9
The revenue system initiated by Sher Shah influenced the revenue system of
A
Babar
B
Aurangzeb
C
Alauddin Khalji
D
Akbar
Question 10
Who among the following constituted the local town administration council during the Guptas?
A
Purupala, Sarthavaha, Pratham Kulika, Pratham Kayastha
B
Sarthavaha, Pratham Kulika, Pratham Kayastha
C
Purupala, Sarthavaha, Dvarapala, Karnika
D
Purupala, Pratham Kulika, Pratham Kayastha
Question 11
Who was the Shahi ruler of Punjab defeated by Muhammad Ghazni?
A
Jayapala
B
Nagabhatta
C
Prithviraj
D
Mahipala
Question 12
What was the most important cause of the invasion of Ghazni Mahmud?
A
To gain possession of the wealth of India
B
To establish a Muslim state in India
C
To destroy idolatry
D
To spread Islam into India
Question 13
The Ajanta cave paintings mostly belong to the period of the
A
Mughals
B
Mauryas
C
Guptas
D
Chalukyas
Question 14
Who is the saint to have written the famous Bijak?
A
Sant Kabir
B
Tulsidas
C
Kalidasa
D
Harisena
Question 15
Consider the following passage and identify the three tribal principalities referred to there, in using the codes given below In the early history of the far South in India, three tribal principalities are mentioned in Ashokan inscriptions of the 3rd century BC and in Kharavela inscription of the 1st century BC.
A
Vakatakas, Cholas and Satvahanas
B
Cholas, Pandyas and Cheras
C
Ikshvakus, Vakatakas and Pandyas
D
Pallavas, Cholas and Pandyas
Question 16
How did Akbar get rid of the authority of the Ulemas?
A
He founded Din-i-Ilahi
B
He appointed Hindus to the highest posts in the empire
C
He invited the representatives of all religions for religious debates at the Ibadat Khana
D
He issued an infallibility decree in 1579
There are 16 questions to complete.

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