Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 342

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Who among the following are credited with having built the famous Ellora Caves?
A
The Satavahanas
B
The Cholas
C
The Rashtrakutas
D
The Cheras
Question 2
The Mughal School of Painting was interested in portraying
A
The scenes of their motherland
B
Mughal court
C
Scenes from the Indian classics
D
Domestic subjects
Question 3
Which one of the following Muslim leaders joined the Home Rule League founded by Annie Besant?
A
Syed Ahmad Khan
B
Mohammed Iqbal
C
Mohammed Ali Jinnah
D
Abul Kalam Azad
Question 4
Who wrote 'Devi Chandra Guptam'?
A
Sudraka
B
Vajjika
C
Kamandaka
D
Visakha Datta
Question 5
The first Swarajist Conference was held at
A
Ahmedabad
B
Allahabad
C
Madras
D
Bardoli
Question 6
Who was the prominent leader in Lucknow during the Revolt of 1857?
A
Rani Laxmi Bai
B
Begum Hazrat Mahal
C
Kuar Singh
D
Bahadur Shah Zafar
Question 7
Which one of the following statements about ancient Indian Mahajanapadas is correct?
A
All Mahajanapadas were oligarchies where power was exercised by a group of people
B
All Mahajanapadas were located in Eastern India
C
No army was maintained by the Mahajanapadas
D
Buddhist and Jaina texts list sixteen Mahajanapadas
Question 8
The founder of the independent state of Bengal was
A
Shuja-ud-Din
B
Alivardi Khan
C
Sarfaraz Khan
D
Murshid Quli Khan
Question 9
Which of the following became the most important city of northern India under Harsha?
A
Ujjain
B
Kanauj
C
Pataliputra
D
Thaneswar
Question 10
Which art did Jahangir patronise in particular?
A
Architecture
B
Painting
C
Music
D
Sculpture
Question 11
When was the Hindu College, Calcutta established?
A
1817
B
1858
C
1829
D
1853
Question 12
Fatehpur Sikri symbolises?
A
Muslim, Christian architecture
B
Moghul architecture
C
Hindu, Mulslim architecture
D
Hindu, Muslim and Christian architecture
Question 13
Which city was called???Queen of the cities?
A
Baghdad
B
Cordova
C
Damascus
D
None of these
Question 14
The origin of which of the following ruling families has been described in the bardic literature from Vasisthas sacrificial pit at mountain Abu?
  1. Chahamana
  2. Chaulukya
  3. Paramara
  4. Pratihara
Indicate the correct answer from the code given below
A
3, 4
B
2, 3, 4
C
1, 2
D
1, 2, 3, 4
Question 15
Who played an important role in bringing all the States In the Independent India Into the country's unity?
A
Dr Rajendra Prasad
B
Sardar Patel
C
Subhash Chandra Bose
D
Hume
Question 16
Which of the following sect is emphasised on nirguni Bhakti--devotion to a divine without Gunas (qualities or form), but it accepts both nirguni and saguni forms of the divine?
A
Sikhism
B
Shaivism
C
Vaishanvism
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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