Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 264

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which among the following materials were used for minting coins during the rule of the Mauryas?
A
Gold and Silver
B
Silver and Copper
C
Copper and Bronze
D
Gold and Copper
Question 2
Who founded the Lingayat Movement?
A
Basava
B
Lakulisha
C
Kulshekhar
D
Matsyendranath
Question 3
Sarnath inscription highlights the achievements of which Kushana ruler?
A
Kajula Kadphises
B
Kadphises II
C
Huvushka
D
Kanishka
Question 4
Consider the following events of Indian National Movement-
  1. Gandhi Irwin Pact
  2. Poona Pact
  3. Karachi Session of Indian National Congress.
  4. Individual Satyagraha
Select the correct chronological order of the events from the codes given below
A
2, 3, 4, 1
B
1, 3, 2, 4
C
4, 3, 2, 1
D
3, 4, 2, 1
Question 5
Who was the first Sultan of Delhi to issue regular currency and to declare Delhi as the capital of his empire?
A
Nasiruddin Mahmood
B
Balban
C
Aram Shah
D
Iltutmish
Question 6
Megasthanese was a Greek Ambassador sent to the court of.......
A
Porus
B
Ashoka
C
Chandragupta Maurya
D
Kanishka
Question 7
After 1880, Railways were built during British rule in India through
A
Indian merchants or money-lenders
B
Private enterprise
C
State Agency
D
A and B both
Question 8
Which of the means adopted under Self Respect Movement?
  1. Violent protests against upper classes
  2. Undermine position of Brahmin priests by formalizing weddings without them
  3. Boycott of temples and places of Brahmin residence
A
I and III
B
Only II
C
Only III
D
All the above
Question 9
Rowlatt Act was passed in?
A
1917
B
1916
C
1918
D
1919
Question 10
Who among the following freedom fighter opposes the Annie Besant's idea of launching Home Rule Movement?
A
Mahatma Gandhi
B
Aurobindo Ghosh
C
B. G. Tilak
D
G. K. Gokhale
Question 11
Who was the founder of Advaita vada or the doctrine of non-dualism?
A
Ramanuj
B
Adi Shankaracharya
C
Surdas
D
Kapil
Question 12
The game of 'dice' was part of the ritual of
A
Vajapeya
B
Rajasuya
C
Agnistoma
D
Aswamedha
Question 13
Social reforms were a major task of the theosophical society. With respect to Indian traditions and culture, which one does not find its occurrence in the societal activities?
  1. Resistance to child marriage.
  2. Resistance to widow remarriage.
  3. Spread of education.
  4. Abolition of caste and Untouchability.
  5. Accommodation of conversion in religious faith.
A
I and III
B
II, V
C
only V
D
II and IV
Question 14
Which of the following dynasties ruled over Magadha in the 6th century B.C.?
A
Nandas
B
Mauryas
C
Haryanka
D
Sisunaga
Question 15
Who completed the Qutub Minar?
A
Rajiya
B
Iltutmish
C
Babar
D
Qutub-ud-din-Aibak
Question 16
What was the extent of Harsha's empire?
A
The entire Indian subcontinent
B
The whole of India
C
The entire Deccan region
D
A part of northern India
There are 16 questions to complete.

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