Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 27

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The largest administrative division in the Vijayanagar empire was
A
Kottam
B
Nadu
C
Rajya
D
Mandalam
Question 2
The town planning in the Harappan Civilisation was inspired by a regard for
A
demographic factor
B
sanitation and public health
C
beauty and utility
D
uniformity
Question 3
Which country has always remained free from foreign rule?
A
Nepal
B
Laos
C
Phillipines
D
USA
Question 4
Which Nawab of Bengal shifted his capital from Murshidabad to Monghyr?
A
Siraj-ud-daulah
B
Mir Jafar
C
Mir Qasim
D
Shuja-ud-din
Question 5
Samudragupta ascended the throne in
A
400
B
330
C
380
D
390
Question 6
Put the following events in chronological order and choose your answer with the help of given codes:
  1. Formation of an interim government.
  2. The arrival of the Cabinet Mission.
  3. Muslim League Launches Direct Action.
  4. Jinnah's Wrecking of the Shimla Conference.
A
1, 2, 4, 3
B
4, 2, 3, 1
C
4, 2, 1, 3
D
2, 4, 3, 1
Question 7
Which of the following statements are true about Sangam age?
  1. Society was harmonious, but there was friction between local and Vedic traditions.
  2. Buddhism and Jainism were widespread in the Sangam era.
Select the correct answer using the codes are given below
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 8
In the Sangam age, Uraiyur was important for
A
it's being a great centre of spice trade.
B
It's being a great center of indigenous trade.
C
It's being a great center of cotton trade.
D
it's being a great emporium of foreign trade.
Question 9
Who was the Killedar of Fort Jinji?
A
Muhammad Shah
B
Nasir Shah
C
Daulatakhan
D
Nusratshah
Question 10
Harihara Raya I who ruled the Vijayanagara Empire for the period 1336-1356 belonged to which dynasty?
A
Tuluva Dynasty
B
Saluva Dynasty
C
Sangama Dynasty
D
Aravidu Dynasty
Question 11
The seven pagodas of Mahabalipuram are a witness to the art patronised by the?
A
Chola
B
Pallavas
C
Pandyas
D
Kaktiya
Question 12
From where the Mansabdari system was borrowed?
A
Mongolia
B
Persia
C
Afghanistan
D
Turkey
Question 13
After the Kalinga War, Ashoka decided never to wage any war because?
A
After the conquest of Kalinga the political unity of Mauryan India had been achieved
B
Ashoka felt apologetic about the destruction of men and material on both sides in the war
C
He was moved by the violence, slaughter and sufferings to the combatants and non-combatants in the war
D
Shortly after the war he adopted Buddhism Which was opposed to violence
Question 14
Who wrote 'Siddhanta Siromani'?
A
Bhaskaracharya
B
Aryabhatta
C
Brahma Gupta
D
Varahamihira
Question 15
Which of the following was the main port for the Indus people?
A
Lothal
B
Mohenjodaro
C
Kalibangan
D
Harappa
Question 16
Which one of the following scripts of an-cient India was written from right to left?
A
Brahmi
B
Sharada
C
Nandnagari
D
Kharoshti
There are 16 questions to complete.

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