Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 338

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following statements are incorrect about Indus valley civilization?
  1. Integral use of sculpture in their art.
  2. Absence of external influence.
  3. Concentration on utility factor than an artistic factor.
Select the correct answer using the codes are given below
A
1 only
B
1 and 2 only
C
2 and 3 only
D
All the above
Question 2
Which of the following was the contemporary Bengal King during the time of Harsha of Kanauj?
A
Devagupta
B
Divakaramitra
C
Rhaslcaravarman
D
Sasanka
Question 3
Arrange the following astronomers in their correct chronological order:
  1. Aryabhatta
  2. Brahmagupta
  3. Lagadh
  4. Varahamihira
Choose your answer from the codes given below:
A
4 3 2 1
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
1 2 3 4
Question 4
The famous Sikh leader Banda Bahadur was captured and executed during the reign of the Mughal emperor?
A
Aurangzeb
B
Jahandar Shah
C
Farrukhsiyar
D
Bahadur Shah I
Question 5
The Prathihara ruler who occupied Kannauj?
A
Prithviraj
B
Rajyapala
C
Nagabhatta
D
Jayachandra
Question 6
The Mazhabi Sikhs were originally
A
Artisans
B
Peasants
C
Landed magnates
D
Menials
Question 7
Svayamvara was a special form of
A
Paisach marriage
B
Brahma marriage
C
Gandharva marriage
D
Rakshasa marriage
Question 8
Which of the following act led to the introduction of a dual system of government in India?
A
Charter Act, 1793 AD
B
Pitt's India Act, AD 1784
C
Charter Act, 1813 AD
D
The Regulating Act, AD 1773
Question 9
The estate of Shivaji's father was
A
Torna
B
Poona
C
Rajgarh
D
Konkan
Question 10
The first Sultan of Delhi to cross the Narmada and move to the south was
A
Iltutmish
B
Muhammad-bin-Tughluq
C
Balban
D
Alauddin Khalji
Question 11
Arrange the following into sequential order and select the correct answer using the codes given below.
  1. Rajaraja Chola I
  2. Aditya Chola
  3. Rajendra Chola
  4. Parantaka Chola I
A
1, 2, 4, 3
B
2, 1, 3, 4
C
1, 2, 3, 4
D
2, 4, 1, 3
Question 12
Mesopotamian math's was called sexagesimal because they counted
A
Counting by 60s
B
Counting by 20s
C
Counting by l0s
D
Counting by 30s
Question 13
What was the Period of the rule of Samudra Gupta?
A
375-396A. D.
B
330-375 A. D.
C
370-380 A. D.
D
380-398 A. D.
Question 14
Which of the following is not one of the sources from which evidence of Indo-Roman trade during the Sangam Age is derived?
A
Sangam literature
B
The accounts of Chinese and Roman travellers
C
The Roman coins of silver and gold found on the South Indian coast
D
Discovery of a Roman hoard at Arikamedu, near Pondicherry
Question 15
Which of the following was/were steps taken by Sher Shah to promote trade and commerce?
  1. Making travel safe for trader.
  2. Building a new highway between Delhi and Warangal.
  3. Abolishing internal duties and levying taxes only at the points of import and sale.
  4. Building sarais along roadways.
A
2 and 3
B
1, 2 and 3
C
1, 2, 3 and 4
D
1, 3 and 4
Question 16
Which of the following was not one of the reasons for the gradual weakening of the tribal assemblies in the Later Vedic Period?
A
Increase in the royal power
B
In large territorial states ordinary people could not travel long distances to attend their meetings
C
The assemblies acquired an aristocratic character which took away most of their effectiveness
D
They also surrendered some of their activities to the new officials called ratnins
There are 16 questions to complete.

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