Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 235

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The significance of the Bengal Regulation of 1793 lies in the fact that?
A
It accommodated the personal laws of Hin-du and Muslims
B
It provided for the appointment of the Indian Law Commission
C
It provided for the establishment of the Su-preme Court
D
It restricted the application of English law to English men only
Question 2
Tipu Sultan was a man of complex character. He was an innovator, which of the following was not one of his innovations?
A
A new system of coinage
B
A new calendar
C
A new method of survey and settlement
D
New scales of weights and measures
Question 3
Which of the following steps was not taken by Ashoka to promote and patronise Buddhism?
A
He got thousands of dissenter monks expelled from the Ashokarama monastery
B
He erected a commemorative pillar at the place where the Buddha was said to have been born
C
Lumbini was made free of religious cess and revenue was reduced to only one-eighth share (of the produce)
D
He tooka a great deal of personal interest in the welfare of the monks and the nuns
Question 4
???Svayamvara' was a special from of
A
Brahma marriage
B
Paisacha marriage
C
Gandharva marriage
D
Rakshasa marriage
Question 5
The name of the committee to enquire Jallianwala Bagh Massacre was?
A
Linlithgo Commission
B
Simon Commission
C
Hunter Commission
D
Raymond Commission
Question 6
The first Tamil Sangam is said to have been instituted by
A
Tiruvalluvar
B
Parshurama
C
Mamulanar
D
Agastya
Question 7
Name the Delhi Sultans born of Hindu mothers:
  1. Firuz Tughlaq
  2. Sikandar Lodi
  3. Nasiruddin Khusrau
  4. Balban
  5. Alauddin Khilji
  6. Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq
A
2, 4, 5
B
1, 2, 3, 6
C
1, 2, 4
D
3, 4, 5, 6
Question 8
Consider the following statement (s) related to the cardinal principle of Bhakti Cult:
  1. It was influencing devotion to a personal God, whose grace was the only means of attaining salvation or Mukti
  2. Stressed the idea of a personal God and pointed out the absurdity of the caste system in the presence of God and the futility of external rites and ceremonies. Which is/are a correct statement (s)?
A
Only I
B
Only II
C
Both I & II
D
Neither I nor II
Question 9
Which of the following are beliefs of Buddhism?
  1. The world is full of sorrows.
  2. People suffer on account of desire.
  3. If desires are conquered, nirvana will be attained.
  4. The existence of God and soul must be recognised.
A
(ii) and (iii)
B
(i), (ii), (iii) and (iv)
C
(ii), (iii) and (iv)
D
(i), (ii) and (iii)
Question 10
Who wrote a commentary on Bhagavad Gita called Gnaneswari?
A
Gnandeva
B
Namadev
C
Ekanath
D
Both A & B
Question 11
Which colour was commonly used in Ha-rappan pottery?
A
Red
B
Buff
C
Blue
D
Blue-green
Question 12
Who identified 'Sandra Kottus' of the Greco-Roman literature with Chandragupta Maurya?
A
William Jones
B
Alexander Cunningham
C
R. P. Chanda
D
D. R. Bhandarkar
Question 13
Abinava Bharat' a secret society of revolutionaries was organised by:
A
V.D. Savarkar
B
Khudiram Bose
C
Prafulla Chaki
D
Bhagat Singh
Question 14
Who among the British Governor-General showed great interest in the preservation of ancient monuments?
A
Lord Ripon
B
Lord Irwin
C
Lord Lytton
D
Lord Curzon
Question 15
The original teachings of Mahavira are contained in the
A
Purvas
B
Tripitakas
C
Jatakas
D
Angas
Question 16
The Indus Valley Civillisation reached its zenith in.. BC:
A
1700
B
500
C
2500
D
3500
There are 16 questions to complete.

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