Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 288

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which among the following dynasties is known to have given the largest grant of villages to the temples and Brahamans?
A
Saatvahana
B
Pala
C
Gupta
D
Pratihara
Question 2
On the ruins of which one of the following dynasties was the Chola empire established?
A
Chalukyas of Venge
B
Pallavas of Kanchi
C
Pandyas of Madurai
D
Chalukyas of Kalyani
Question 3
.....built by Shah Jahan is one of the unrivaled beauties of the world.
A
Pearl Mosque
B
The Palace at Kabul
C
Taj Mahal
D
Jama Masjid
Question 4
What was the purpose with which Sir William Wedderburn and W.S.Caine had set up the Indian Parliamentary Committee in 1893?
A
To agitate for the entry of eminent Indians into the British Parliament. in the House of Commons.
B
To facilitate a discussion on India's Independence in the British Parliament.
C
To campaign for the entry of Indians into the Imperial Judiciary.
D
To agitate for Indian political reforms in the House of Commons.
Question 5
During whose reign had the Mongols intruded into India for the first time?
A
Alauddin Khalji
B
Iltutmish
C
Firuz Shah Tughluq
D
Balban
Question 6
The first article in which the English started trading was
A
Cotton
B
Indigo
C
Pepper
D
Saltpetre
Question 7
Two popular Assemblies of the Vedic period were
A
Mahasabha and Ganasabha
B
Sabha and Mahasabha
C
Sabha and Samiti
D
Ur and Kula
Question 8
The theory of the origin of the state not mentioned in the Vedic literature is
A
The divine theory
B
The force theory
C
The evolutionary theory
D
The contract theory
Question 9
Which one of the following is not correct?
A
Indian National Congress, Tripuri Session (1939)
B
Indian National Congress, Calcutta Session (1887)
C
Indian National Congress, Gaya Session (1922)
D
Indian National Congress, Lucknow Session (1916)
Question 10
Goa had been first colonized by the
A
French
B
Portuguese
C
Dutch
D
British
Question 11
Identify the body among the following that was not founded by Dr. B R Ambedkar?
A
Depressed Classes Institute
B
Samaj Samato Sangh
C
Deccan Education Society
D
People's Education Society
Question 12
Which of the following events was the last in chronological order?
A
Home Rule Movement
B
Khilafat Movement
C
Jallianwalla Bagh Massacre
D
Mopala Revolt
Question 13
Consider the following statements regarding sabha and samiti:
  1. Sabha performed judicial functions, which the Samiti did not.
  2. During early Vedic times women were allowed to take part in Sabhas.
Which of the above statements is/are true?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 14
The Indus people were worshippers of
A
Rudra
B
Mothers Goddess
C
Varuna
D
Indra
Question 15
Which of the following characteristic(s) describes the nature of religion according to the Rig Veda?
  1. Rig Vedic religion can be described a naturalistic polytheism.
  2. There are striking similarities between the Rig Vedic religion and the ideas in the Iranian Avesta.
  3. Vedic sacrifices were conducted in the house of the priest who was called yajaman.
  4. Vedic sacrifices were of two kind-those conducted by the household and those that required rituals specialists.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A
1, 2, 3 and 4
B
3 only
C
1, 2 and 4 only
D
1 and 2 only
Question 16
Whom did Sher Shah appoint to provide bed and food to Hindu travellers staying at 'Sarais' (rest houses)?
A
Low caste Hindus
B
Brahmanas
C
Muslims
D
Afghan Muslims
There are 16 questions to complete.

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