Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 341

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which one of the following statement is correct?
A
The Indian Independence Act, 1947 made it mandatory that the Constituent Assemblies of India and Pakish should consist of members directly exected by the people
B
The Indian Independence Act, 1947 provided that the district of Sylhet in Assam would form part of India
C
The Indian Independence Act, 1947 gave unlimited powers to the Constitution Assembly of each Dominion to frame and adopt any Constitution and to repeal any act of the British Parliament
D
The Indian Independence Act, 1947 came into force on the 15th August, 1947
Question 2
Which line of rulers succeeded the Maurayas in Magadh?
A
Kushan
B
Vardhanas
C
Sungas
D
Guptas
Question 3
Consider the following statements:
  1. The term Swaraj means self-rule, self-government
  2. Swaraj Party was established by Motilal Nehru and C. R. Das.
  3. Lahore session of the Congress demand for Poorna Swaraj (Complete Independence) in its resolution on 26 January, 1930.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
A
2 only
B
only 1 and 2
C
1, 2 and 3
D
1 only
Question 4
Harsha was the last great royal patron of
A
Buddhism
B
Jainism
C
Shaivism
D
Bhagavatism
Question 5
Who among the following was a lady Alvar Saint?
A
Perumal
B
Madhura Kavi
C
Tirupan
D
Andal
Question 6
Madras was restored to the English by the French by
A
The Treaty of Pondicherry (1754)
B
The Treaty of Mangalore (1784)
C
The Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle (1749)
D
The Treaty of Salbai (1782)
Question 7
Which new route was added for foreign trade during Gupta period?
A
Overland route to North Russia
B
Overseas route to South Africa
C
Overseas route to Alexandria
D
Overland route to China
Question 8
In the late 17th and early 18th centuries, the export of Indian opium to the Indonesian archipelago was dominated by the
A
Dutch East India Company
B
English East India Company
C
Portuguese
D
Gujarati and Marwari mercantile groups
Question 9
Consider the following statements In the second Buddhist council held at Vaishali, Buddhism was divided into
  1. Sthaviravadins
  2. Mahasanghikas
  3. Vajrayana
  4. Kalachakrayana
Of these statements
A
1, 3 & 4 are correct
B
2, 3 & 4 are correct
C
1 & 2 are correct
D
l, 2, 3 & 4 are correct
Question 10
In which year was the National Development Council set up?
A
1950 A.D.
B
1951 A.D.
C
1949 A.D.
D
1952 A.D.
Question 11
Which of the following statements about the agrahara land grant is not correct?
A
The king could offer it to any one
B
It was a village granted taxfree to Brahmanas
C
It underlined the privileges of the Brahmanas
D
The king could confiscate it on being displeased by the grantee
Question 12
Who is the Sanskrit Scholar in the court of Chandragupta
A
Bimbisara
B
Ariean
C
Amarsimba
D
None of these
Question 13
The term used to refer to barren land in the Vedic text is
A
Kulya
B
Vraja
C
Suyavas
D
Khiva
Question 14
Buddha delivered his first sermon at.......
A
Kapilvastu
B
Sanchi
C
Sarnath
D
Vaisali
Question 15
Which of the following statements about the Mauryan Council of Ministers (mantri-Parishad) is not correct?
A
The members of the council were personally selected by the king
B
The number of members of the council was fixed and it consisted of three councillors and a Chief Minister
C
It was specially consulted in times of emergency
D
It may have acted as a political check on the king
Question 16
The Home Rule Movement was aimed at
A
complete independence for India
B
complete autonomy to India
C
self-government for India within the British Commonwealth
D
larger participation of Indians in India's administration
There are 16 questions to complete.

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