Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 248

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
During the Mughal rule, the police duties in the districts were entrusted to the officials known as?
A
Amin
B
Kotwal
C
Mansabdar
D
Faujdar
Question 2
Who among the following was not a party to the coalition that fought against the English in the Battle of Buxar?
A
Mir Jafar
B
Mir Kasim
C
Shuja-ud-daulah
D
Shah Alam II
Question 3
As per 'August Offer 1940' the Constitution of India would be drawn by
A
House of Commons
B
Indians
C
Princely States
D
House of Lords
Question 4
Buddha has been described as 'an ocean of wisdom and compassion' In
A
Jatak Tales
B
Amarakosa
C
Buddhacharita
D
The Light of Asia
Question 5
The first railway engine designed. by George Stephenson was put on rails in England in
A
1814
B
1815
C
1813
D
1816
Question 6
The Indian Independence Act was passed in
A
July 1947
B
June 1947
C
September 1947
D
August 1947
Question 7
Where did Gandhi call the Congress Working Committee to announce the suspension of Non-Cooperation movement?
A
Calcutta
B
Poona
C
Madras
D
Bardoli
Question 8
As per government of India Act-1858, how many members were appointed to assist the Secretary of State for India?
A
14
B
10
C
15
D
13
Question 9
A seal depicting Mother Goddess with plant growing from the womb, has been found from:
A
Mohenjodaro
B
Harappa
C
Dholavira
D
Kalibangan
Question 10
Which of the following is the chronological order?
  1. Vallabhacharya
  2. Ramananda
  3. Madhvacharya
  4. Ramanuja
A
2, 4, 1, 3
B
4, 1, 3, 2
C
3, 2, 1, 4
D
4, 3, 2, 1
Question 11
The Alahabad pillar inscription was com-posed by
A
Samudragupta
B
Vishnugupta
C
Harisena
D
Vikramaditya
Question 12
Who was the author of Amuktamalyada?
A
Harshavardhana
B
Krishnadeva Roya
C
Bhoja
D
Amoghavarsha
Question 13
Which of the following are true about Samudragupta?
  1. He is also known as 'Kaviraja'
  2. He is known as ''Lichchhavi Dauhitra'
  3. He built most extensive empire after Ashoka.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?
A
3 only
B
1, 2 and 3
C
1 and 3
D
1 and 2
Question 14
The painting In the Ajanta Caves shows an Indian king receiving an embassy from the king or Persia. The king receiving the embassy has been identified with
A
Dhruva IV
B
Pulakesin II
C
Pulakesin I
D
Rajendra Chola
Question 15
Bring out the incorrect matching
  1. Khan Bahadur-Bareilly
  2. Birjis Qadir-Lucknow
  3. Lachman Rao-Jhansi
  4. Kunwar Singh-Gorakhpur
A
1 and 4
B
3 and 4
C
4 only
D
1 and 3
Question 16
Who first expounded the theory of 'economic drain' of India during the British rule?
A
Ramesh Chanda Dutt
B
Dadabhai Naoroji
C
Surendra Nath Banerjee
D
Raja Ram Mohan Roy
There are 16 questions to complete.

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