Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 328

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Nagarjuna is known as the Einstein of India because:
A
Like Einstein he had a rare insight into the nature of the universe
B
He was one of the greatest physicists of all time
C
He propounded the theory of shunyavada similar to Einstein's theory of relativity
D
He was a great dialectician
Question 2
Which of the following statements is not correct with reference to the Indian Freedom Struggle?
A
The Rowlatt Act aroused a wave popular indignation and led to the JalianwallaBagh Massacre
B
Subhash Chandra Bose formed the Forward Bloc
C
Bhagat Singh was one of the founders of Hindustan Republican Socialist Association
D
In 1931, the Congress Session at Karachi opposed Gandhi-Irwin Pact
Question 3
The emperor who had the Taj Mahal built was:
A
Nur Jahan.
B
Jahangir.
C
Shah Jahan.
D
Akbar.
Question 4
Name the person who wrote the history of Aurangzeb in total secrecy. What was the name of the work?
A
Mirza Muhammad Kazim's Alamgir naham
B
Khafi Khan's Munta Khab-ul-Lubar
C
Aquil Khan Razi's Zafar Namah-i-Alamgiri
D
Muhammad Saqi's Masir-i-Alamgiri
Question 5
Who used iron for the first time in India
A
Dravidens
B
Aryans
C
Portughese
D
None of these
Question 6
In Sanskrit plays written during the Gupta period, women and Sudras speak
A
Sauraseni
B
Prakrit
C
Pali
D
Sanskrit
Question 7
Which one of the following statements is not correct about the members of the various bodies responsible for Chola local selfgovernment?
A
No person convicted for theft could become a member
B
They were elected by voting
C
They were chosen by lot
D
They must fulfil certain conditions to become members
Question 8
Which one of the following is the largest burnt-brick structure built in the entire range of the Harappa culture?
A
The Greatest Bath
B
Granary
C
Assembly Hall
D
Lothal Dockyard
Question 9
Kasturba Gandhi died in detention (in 1944) at
A
Ahmednagar Fort
B
Ahmedabad Prison
C
Yeravada Jail
D
Aga Khan Palace
Question 10
Which of the following treaty ended the First Carnatic War?
A
Bassein
B
Salbai
C
Paris
D
Aix-Ia-Chapelle
Question 11
How many volunteers had accompanied Gandhi on the famous Dandi March of March 12, 1930?
A
13
B
78
C
108
D
44
Question 12
Which of the following pairs connected with the Revolution of 1857 is correctly matched? Place of Revolt: Leader of Revolt
A
Lucknow: Begum Hazrat Mahal
B
Kanpur: Rani Lakshmibai
C
Jhansi: Nana Saheb
D
Delhi: Tantiya Tope
Question 13
Which of the following are introduced by Lord Dalhousie?
  1. Railways
  2. Public Works Department
  3. Modern postal system
  4. Census
Select the correct answer using the codes given below
A
1, 2 and 4 only
B
1, 2 and 3 only
C
1, 2, 3 and 4
D
2, 3 and 4 only
Question 14
The foreign traveller who visited India during Vijayanagara period was
A
Yuan Chawng
B
Fa-Hien
C
Megasthenes
D
Nicolo Conti
Question 15
Which of the following Government of India Act gave separate representation to the Muslims?
A
Act of 1947
B
Act of 1909
C
Act of 1919
D
Act of 1935
Question 16
When Humayun was in exile Koh-i-Noor Diamond was with
A
Sher Shah
B
Sultan of Bijapur
C
Shah Tahmasp of Persia
D
The Raja Bikramajid
Question 17
The earliest epigraphic evidence mentioning the birth place of Sakyamuni Buddha is obtained from
A
Sarnath
B
Rummindei
C
Sravasti
D
Kausambi
There are 17 questions to complete.

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