Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 352

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following was great centre of cotton trade?
A
Tondi
B
Musiri or Muziris
C
Uraiyur
D
Korkai
Question 2
In the Mughal period the registers of the agricultural lands were maintained by
A
Amin
B
Qanungo
C
Krori
D
Kotwal
Question 3
Of the following scholars who was the first to discover the traces of the Harappan Civilisation?
A
Sir John Marshall
B
RD Banerji
C
A Cunningham
D
Daya Ram Sahani
Question 4
Which of the following statements is not true of the Home Rule Movement?
  1. The demand was for self-government and not complete independence.
  2. The movement included promoting political education to build a base for self-government
  3. It did not achieve much impact or popularity.
  4. The movement was the part of the Congress activity.
A
IV and I
B
I and II
C
III and IV
D
II and III
Question 5
Akbar was enthroned in a garden at
A
Ajmer
B
Gaur
C
Kalanaur
D
Kabul
Question 6
The moat important official post with vast responsibilities created by Asoka was
A
Yukta
B
Dharamamahamatya
C
Rajuka
D
Prativedaka
Question 7
Who among the following built the largest number of irrigation canals in the Sultanate period?
A
Ghiyasuddin Balban
B
Nasiruddin Mahmud
C
Firuz Shah Tughlaq
D
Ibrahim Lodi
Question 8
Which of the following act of India ensured the partition of India?
A
Government of India Act, 1909
B
Government of India Act, 1919
C
Government of India Act, 1935
D
None of these
Question 9
The rulers of which of the following dynasties were characterized by their metronymics?
A
Kanva
B
Maurya
C
Sunga
D
Satavahana
Question 10
India was partitioned as a consequence of the formula contained in
A
Cabinet Mission Plan
B
Attlee's Declaration
C
June 3 Plan or Mountbatten Plan
D
Both B and C above
Question 11
Who among the following has been criticized by Kalhana for confiscating the temple treasure?
A
Harsha
B
Lalitaditya
C
Avantivarman
D
Didda
Question 12
Consider the following statements
  1. Naval expeditions of Rajaraja I occupied parts of Burma, Malaya and Sumatra.
  2. Rajendra I conquered Ceylon.
  3. The Cholas held northern Ceylon until they were expelled by Vijayababu I.
  4. The Cholas fell in the 13th century when their territory was shared by the Hoysalas and Pandyas.
Which of the above statements is/ are correct?
A
4 only
B
3 and 4
C
1, 2 and 3
D
2, 3 and 4
Question 13
Consider the following statements related to the Mansabdari system of the Mughals:
  1. Akbar introduced the Mansabdari system.
  2. Mansabdars were ranked according to the number of zats and sawars they had.
  3. Mansabdars were military officers only.
Which of the above statements are correct?
A
1 and 3
B
1 and 2
C
2 and 3
D
1, 2 and 3
Question 14
Who wrote Shiksha Ashtak which was called as the cream of the Shastras?
A
Tulsidas
B
Chaitanya
C
Kabir
D
Mirabai
Question 15
29. Pottery having six fabrics from kot-diji are
A
Wheel Made
B
Bronze Metal
C
Hand Made
D
Copper Metal
Question 16
Baghdad was conquered and sacked by Halaku Khan in:
A
1258 A.D.
B
1260 A.D.
C
1265 A.D.
D
None of these
There are 16 questions to complete.

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