Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 257

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Who was the governor-general during the Revolt of 1857?
A
Lord Lytton
B
Lord Willington
C
Lord Irwin
D
Lord Canning
Question 2
Which one of the following Buddhist sects insist on the???necessity of the monastic life, worship of the relics of Lord Buddha, attainment of-salvation by one-self alone and in the belief that Lord Buddha will no more be born?
A
Hinayan4
B
Vajrayana
C
Lamaism
D
Mahayana
Question 3
Peshwaship was abolished in the year
A
1815
B
1818
C
1816
D
1812
Question 4
The foremost astronomer and mathematician of the Gupta period was
A
Aryabhatta
B
Brahmagupta
C
Vanabhata
D
Varahamihira
Question 5
In early ancient India, the largest urban centre was
A
Kanauj
B
Pataliputra
C
Taxila
D
Kausambi
Question 6
Satyagraha Sabha was formed by Gandhi at
A
Calcutta
B
Bombay
C
Gujarat
D
Poona
Question 7
Which of the following Governor-General introduced the services of Railway and telegraph systems?
A
Lord Cornwallis
B
Lord Dalhousie
C
Lord Wellesley
D
Lord Bentinck
Question 8
When Mahmud was Ghazni invaded Somnath, the ruler of Gujarat was
A
Mularaja
B
Bhima II
C
Bhima I
D
Jayasimha Siddharaja
Question 9
Find out the correct chronological order of the following events from the code given below-
  1. Treaty of Amritsar
  2. Fourth Anglo-Mysore War
  3. Treaty of Lahore
  4. East India Company's alliance with Mewar.
A
2, 1, 4, 3
B
1, 2, 3, 4
C
3, 4, 2, 1
D
4, 1, 3, 2
Question 10
The English established their first factory in Bengal in 1651 at.......
A
Patna
B
Calcutta
C
Kassimbazar
D
Hugli
Question 11
The Ivory scale is found from.
A
Harappa
B
Kalibangan
C
Mohenjodaro
D
Lothal
Question 12
Which of the following terms denote monastic establishments of different religious affiliations?
  1. Vihara
  2. Matha
  3. Basadi
  4. Mandapa
Choose the correct answer from the codes given below
A
3 & 4 only
B
2 & 3 only
C
1 & 2 only
D
1, 2 & 3
Question 13
The Ramaka Sidhanta and Paulisa Siddhanta, freely alluded to by the great Indian astronomer Varahmihira, indicate:
A
Knowledge of Roman geography
B
Adoption of western astronomical terms by the Indian astronomers
C
Close interaction between Roman and Indian astronomers
D
Roman influence on Indian astronomy
Question 14
The Revolt of 1857 in Awadh and Lucknow was led by
A
Begum Zeenat Mahal
B
Wajid Ali Shah
C
Asaf-ud-daula
D
Begum Hazrat Mahal
Question 15
Which Chola ruler had conquered the northern part of Sri Lanka and made it a province of his empire?
A
Rajindra Chola I
B
Rajaraja Chola I
C
Adhirajindra Chola
D
Parantaka Chola I
Question 16
The principles of Ashoka's Dharma (Dhamma) were taken from
A
Buddhism
B
Jainism
C
Brahmanism
D
The moral virtues of all Indian religions of that period
There are 16 questions to complete.

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