Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 315

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The founder of Boy Scouts nd Girl Guides movement was-
A
Robert Montgomery
B
Baden Powell
C
Richard Temple
D
Charles Andrews
Question 2
Which of the following are true of Jainism?
  1. It has an affinity with the Vedanta system of Philosophy.
  2. It has an affinity with the Sankhya system of Philosophy.
  3. It completely rejected the concept of the soul.
  4. According to it the world consists of two eternal categories, viz: conscious (Jiva) and unconscious (Ajiva).
A
2 and 3
B
3and 4
C
2and 4
D
1 and3
Question 3
Which of the following leader who presided All India Congress Committee session on 9th August?
A
Aruna Asif Ali
B
Annie Besant
C
Mahatma Gandhi
D
Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 4
Which one of the following is a site of the Harappan civilization wherein a Persian Gulf seal has been unearthed?,
A
Kalibanga
B
Dholavira
C
Mohenjodaro
D
Lothal
Question 5
Consider the following statements:
  1. Some of the earliest bhakti movements ( sixth century) were led by the Alvars (literally, those who are ''immersed'' in devotion to Vishnu) and Nayanars (literally, leaders who were devotees of Shiva).
  2. They travelled from place to place singing hymns in Tamil in praise of their gods.
  3. During their travels the Alvars and Nayanars identified certain shrines as abodes of their chosen deities.
Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct about Alvars and Nayanars?
A
Only I
B
I and II
C
I and III
D
All of the above
Question 6
Which of the following statement is/are correct?
  1. Pulakesn I was the first ruler of the Chalukya dynasty?
  2. Harshavardhana attacked the Chalukya territory during 608-642 AD?
  3. Vikramaditya I died in 608 AD
A
All are correct
B
Only I
C
Only II, III
D
Only I, III
Question 7
Who was the first Muslim writer to make use of Hindi words and adopt Indian poetric imagery and themes?
A
Hasan Nizami
B
Amir Khusaro
C
Abdul Qadir Badauni
D
Abul Fazal
Question 8
Which of the following was the most important factor responsible for the extensive growth of foreign trade?
A
Surplus production of several commodities which were in great demand in foreign markets
B
There was a direct trade route between Tamil land and Arabia, Egypt and Rome
C
Because the Yavanas (i.e. the Romans, The Greeks and The Egyptians) had colonized certain parts of South India
D
Tamils had a great reputation as seafarers
Question 9
Consider the following events in correct sequence of Indian National Movement
  1. Foundation of Indian National Congress
  2. Simon Commission
  3. Home Rule Movement
  4. Cabinet Mission
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
A
I, III, II, IV
B
I, IV, III, II
C
III, I, IV, II
D
I, II, IV, III
Question 10
Which one of the following Indus Valley Civilization sites gives evidence of a stadium?
A
Mohenjodaro
B
Dholavira
C
Kalibangan
D
Harappa
Question 11
The first Mughal Garden in India had been laid out by
A
Akbar
B
Shah Jahan
C
Jahangir
D
Babur
Question 12
Who among the following performed Asvamedha sacrifice?
  1. Pushyamitra sunga
  2. Samudragupta
  3. Pravarsena I
  4. Pulakesin I
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:
A
1, 2, 3 and 4
B
1 only
C
1 and 2
D
1, 2 and 3
Question 13
Which of the Sultans measured the land for fixing land revenue?
  1. Alauddin Khilji
  2. Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq
  3. Muhammad Bin Tughlaq
  4. Sikandar Lodi
Select the correct answer from using the codes given below:
A
1 and 3 only
B
1, 2 and 3 only
C
1 and 2 only
D
1, 2, 3 and 4
Question 14
Lord Mountbatten as a Viceroy had conversed with following Indian leaders regarding the transfer of power-
  1. Jawahar Lal Nehru
  2. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
  3. Mohammad Ali Jinnah
  4. Mahatma Gandhi
Indicate the correct sequence of their conversation from the code given below
A
2, 3, 4, 1
B
1, 4, 2, 3
C
3, 2, 1, 4
D
4, 3, 2, 1
Question 15
Who among the following was awarded the China Medal for taking part in China war of 1900?
A
Maharaja Ganga Singh
B
Maharaja Fateh Singh
C
Maharaja Sumer Singh
D
Maharaja Jai Singh
Question 16
With reference to the philosophy of Kabir, Consider the following statements:
  1. Kabir believed that the Quran was infallible.
  2. Kabir rejected the conception of avataras.
Which of the above is/are correct?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
There are 16 questions to complete.

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