Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 272

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following was the prime objective of M.K Gandhi's Salt Satyagraha?
A
Repeal of salt laws
B
Complete Independence for India
C
Curtailment of the Government's powers
D
Economic relief to the common people
Question 2
The office of the Wakil-us sultanate was held during the first four years of Akbar's reign by
A
Tardi Beg
B
Munim Khan
C
Shamsuddin Atka
D
Bairam Khan
Question 3
Consider the following statements regarding the history of Kashmir in the tenth century-
  1. There were two rival groups in the court.
  2. Queen Sugandha was deposed in 914 A.D.
  3. Queen Didda did not curb the powers of the feudal landowners.
Indicate the correct statements from the code given below
A
2, 3
B
1, 3
C
1, 2, 3
D
1, 2
Question 4
Naganib was a...Queen.
A
Gupta
B
Andhra
C
Saka
D
Pallava
Question 5
Under which of the following set of ruler were organised the 1st three Buddhist councils?
A
Bimbisara, Ashoka, Dasarath
B
Ashoka, Kanishka, Harsha
C
Prasenjit, Bimbisara, Ajatshatru
D
Ajatshatru, Kalashok, Ashok
Question 6
Mohanjedaro was excavted by
A
R. D Banarjee
B
D. R Sahni
C
Dr. Sukarno
D
None of these
Question 7
Which of the following Harappan towns is divided into three parts?
A
Kalibanga
B
Dholavira
C
Chanhudaro
D
Lothal
Question 8
Monopoly of the East India Company to trade with China was abolished by the Charter Act of
A
1793
B
1813
C
1833
D
1853
Question 9
Who among the following foreign travellers did not visit Vijayanagar during the time of Krishnadeo Raya?
A
Nicolo Conti
B
Duarte Barbosa
C
Domingo Paes
D
Fernao Nuniz
Question 10
Who among the following is the great disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa and helped in spreading the message that there are many roads to god and salvation and service of God for man was the embodiment of god?
A
Swami Vivekananda
B
Swami Dayananda Saraswati
C
Raja Rammohan Roy
D
Annie Besant
Question 11
Consider the following statements about the temples built by cholas-
  1. The earliest chola temple dating from 10th century is the one at Dadapuram in South Arcot.
  2. The huge chola temples of Tanjore and Gangaikonda-Cholapuram are marked by their lofty towers.
  3. The later chola temples have mighty gopurans or gateways
Which of the above is/are correct?
A
1 and 2
B
2 and 3
C
1, 2 and 3
D
None
Question 12
Gold coins attributed to Harsha depict on the reverse
A
Surya
B
Avalokitesvara
C
Tara
D
Shiva-Parvati
Question 13
The famous Vedic saying, ''War begins in the minds of men'', is stated in the:
A
Yajurveda
B
Upanishad
C
Samaveda
D
Atharvaveda
Question 14
In which of the following battles with the Sikhs did the Partisans of the holy war suffer a terrible defeat in which Sayyaid Ahamed lost his life?
A
The Battle of Amritsar
B
The Battle of Attack
C
The Battle of Charsadda
D
The Battle of Balakot
Question 15
Token currency had been introduced for the first time in India by
A
Alauddin Khalji
B
Muhammad-bin-Tughluq
C
Ghiyasuddin Tughluq
D
Firuz Shah Tughluq
Question 16
The oldest Brahmanic literature is.
A
Aranyak
B
Veda
C
Upanishad
D
Smriti
There are 16 questions to complete.

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