Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 230

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following regions did not form the part of Ashoka's empire?
A
Taxila
B
Kashmir
C
Madras
D
Kanauj
Question 2
In Neolithic age, the image of an animal or a plant as a symbol of a clan, or group of families living together was called?
A
Totem
B
Microliths
C
Jhum
D
Megalithic
Question 3
One of the founder kings of a ruling dynasty of North India elected by the people was
A
Ajayaraj of the Chauhan dynasty
B
Chandradeva of the Gahadavala dynasty
C
Gopala of the Pala dynasty
D
Jeja or Jejja of the Chandela dynasty
Question 4
Consider the following 'India would be far more reliable as a base for operations. Moreover, the prospect of a settlement will be greatly enhanced by the disappearance of Gandhi, who had for years torpedoed every attempt at a settlement.' The above statement was made by the British in the context of
A
Non-Cooperation Movement
B
Civil Disobedience Movement
C
Kheda Satyagraha
D
Quit India Movement
Question 5
The Kalinga War conquered by Ashoka is described in?
A
Rock Edict I
B
Pillar Edict VII
C
Rock Edict V
D
Rock Edict XIII
Question 6
Who established Grant Medical College in Bombay?
A
Agarkar
B
Bhau Daji laud
C
Nana Shankar Sheth
D
Shahu
Question 7
The famous temple of Kailasha hewnout of the rock, is at?
A
Ellora
B
Mahabalipuram
C
Elephanta
D
Badami
Question 8
Which of the following is not the provision of The Act of 1892?
A
A simultaneous examination of ICS to be held in England and India
B
Reforms of the legislative council and adoption of the principle of election in place of nomination
C
Reduction in the Military expenditure
D
support of the annexation of Upper Burma
Question 9
Golden Temple was situated in
A
Amritsar
B
Gurudwara
C
Thripura
D
None of these
Question 10
......was the real founder of the Abbasid dynasty
A
Muhammad musa
B
Abdullah
C
Abu jafar
D
Al-Safah
Question 11
Who was the noble serving Sultan Nasiruddin Mahmud who lost the top post due to the machinations of Balban?
A
Amir Yaqut
B
Tughril Beg
C
Zafar Khan
D
Imaduddin Raihan
Question 12
Aurbindo Ghosh was defended in the Alipur conspiracy case by
A
Tej Bahadur Sapru
B
Jawahar Lal Nehru
C
Chitranjan Das
D
Motilal Nehru
Question 13
The only inscribed stone portrait of Emperor Ashoka has been found at
A
Sanchi
B
Amaravati
C
Kanaganahalli
D
Ajanta
Question 14
Who among these is credited with the construction of 'Pagodas' at Mahabalipuram?
A
Cholas
B
Chalukyas of Kalyani
C
Pallavas
D
Pandyas
Question 15
The contemporary source that provides satisfitical data immensely valuable to the study of economy of the Mughal Empire is the
A
Tuhfah-i-Akbarshahi
B
Tabaqat-i-Akbari
C
Badshahnama
D
Ain-i-Akbari
Question 16
Consider the following statements: Alberuni's Kitab-ul-Hind is
  1. a sympathetic study of Indian Civilisation.
  2. mainly a political history of India.
  3. critical of Mahmud Ghaznavi's plundering raids of India.
  4. mainly a study of Indian's cultural, social and intellectual history
Which of the above statements(s) is/are correct?
A
2 and 3
B
1 and 4
C
4 alone
D
1, 3 and 4
There are 16 questions to complete.

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