Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 263

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following literary personalities made the greatest contribution in arousing patriotism in the 19th century?
A
Dinbandhu Mitra's exposure of Indigo planters in Nil Darpana
B
Vishnu Krishna Chiplunkar's Journal Nibandhamaka (1874-81)
C
Bankim Chandra with his historical novels culminating with Ananda Math (1882)
D
Bharatendu Harishchandra (1850-85) through his plays, poems and journals advocating use of Swadeshi articles and use of Hindi in courts
Question 2
Which European power was the last who reached India?
A
Germans
B
Portuguese
C
The French
D
The Dutch
Question 3
During the second decade of the 18th century numerous independent dynasties were founded in different parts of India. The dynasty founded by Chin Qulich Khan (popularly known as Nizam-u1-mulk) in the Deccan was known as
A
Adil Shahi
B
Qutb Shahi
C
Muhajamjahi
D
Asafjahi
Question 4
Which one of the following statements about the teaching of Kabir is not correct?
A
He believed in universal love
B
He was not against pilgrimage and idol worship
C
He emphasized on one God and the spread of devotionalism
D
He did not consider it necessary to abandon the normal life of a householder
Question 5
The original name of Tansen, the greatest musician of the court of Akbar, was
A
Haridas
B
Makaranda Pandey
C
Ramatanu Pande
D
Lal Kalawant
Question 6
Which Bhakti Saint did not believe in the qualified monism of Ramanuja and emphasised the doctrine of duality, based mainly upon the Bhagavata Purana?
A
Madhava
B
Ramananda
C
Vallabhacharya
D
Chaitanya
Question 7
By the Act of 1773, Parliament granted a loan of...... to the East India Company.
A
Rs 500, 000
B
Rs 300, 000
C
Rs 400, 000
D
Rs 480, 000
Question 8
What made Jahangir to issue a farman in 1613 A.D. to the English to establish a factory at Surat?
A
Reconciliation between the English and Portuguese
B
A heavy dose of bribe to Nur Jahan
C
The defeat of Portuguese naval squadrons by the English
D
A secret offer of naval help to the Mughal emperor to oust the Portuguese
Question 9
Which of the following statements relating to the Non-Alignment Movement is/are not correct?
  1. Non-alignment came to symbolise the struggle of India and other newly independent nations to retain and strengthen their independence from colonialism and imperialism.
  2. Non-alignment advanced the process of democratisation of international relations.
  3. Military alliances formed a major part of nonalignment.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below
A
Only 1
B
Only 3
C
2 and 3
D
1 and 2
Question 10
Which one of the following temples does not belong to the Cholas?
A
Airavateshwar
B
Koranganatha
C
Kailashanatha
D
Brihadishwara
Question 11
Akbar had constructed several forts, Which did not include the one of
A
Lahore
B
Agra
C
Allahabad
D
Delhi Red Fort
Question 12
The Upanishads are a series of books devoted to
A
Yoga
B
Religious rituals
C
Philosophy
D
Social law
Question 13
Name the great Indian revolutionary who was a professor of Sanskrit and Philosophy and died as a Sanyasi in Philadelphia?
A
Lala Hardayal
B
Madan Lal Dhingra
C
Shyamji Krishna Varma
D
Bhai Parmanand
Question 14
Shivaji did the second loot of Surat at
A
1-5 December1670
B
3-5 Oct. 1670
C
1-2 January 1670
D
15 May 1670
Question 15
Who was the Hindu king at the time of invasion of Muhammad-Bin Quasim on Sind?
A
Ananda Pala
B
Hala
C
Krishna
D
Dahir
Question 16
In his inscriptions Ashoka called himself
A
Devanampriya Priyadarshi King
B
Ashoka Priyadarshi
C
Daivaputra
D
Dhammasoka (Dharmasoka)
There are 16 questions to complete.

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