Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 359

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Abhijnanasakuntalam' has been reckoned as a masterpiece of
A
Asvaghosha
B
Sudraka
C
Kalidasa
D
Bhasa
Question 2
The first president of the Republic of In-dia was?
A
Dr.Radhakrishnan
B
Dr.Rajendra Prasad
C
V.V.Giri
D
Zakir Hussain
Question 3
Of the following who are not given reserved seats in the Indian legislature?
A
Scheduled Tribes
B
Anglo-Indian
C
Scheduled Caste
D
Landed Gentry
Question 4
Under which Viceroy's tenure Indian National Congress was formed?
A
Lord Ripon
B
Lord Curzon
C
Lord Lansdowne
D
Lord Dufferin
Question 5
The rulers of a dynasty of the Deccan who were supposed to be Brahmanas and staunch supporters of Brahmanism were
A
Rashtrakutas
B
Chalukyas
C
Satavahanas
D
Vakatakas
Question 6
From the point of view of places of Buddhist pilgrimage/interest, which of the following is the latest archaeological discovery?
A
Discovery and identification of Kapilavastu with Piprahawa, a vi llage i n Ba sti di strict of Ut tar Pradesh
B
Sanghol-a Kushana Buddhist site
C
Discovery of a Pillar indicating the actual birth place of the Buddha, at Lumbini
D
Discovery of the Buddha's tooth relic at Bharhut in M.P.
Question 7
Which of the following statements are true about the Social life of Rig Vedic Aryans?
  1. Family was patriarchal and was the joint family type.
  2. Women had access to education but not free to choose a partner.
Select the correct answer using the codes are given below
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 8
Who among the following was the first Bhakti saint to use Hindi for the propagation of his message?
A
Kabir
B
Ramananda
C
Tulsidas
D
Dadu
Question 9
Which of the following was not one of the reasons for the rapid spread of Jainism amongst the trading community?
A
The Jain temples received generous donations from rich merchants
B
The trading community could observe the vow of non-injury without any difficulty
C
The s trict l imitation of pri vate prope rty w as interpreted to mean landed property and not the wealth earned from trade and commerce
D
The encouragement of frugality in Jainism coincided with a similar sentiment incommercial activity
Question 10
Gupta Era was started in
A
320 A. D.
B
340 A. D.
C
330 A. D.
D
350 A. D.
Question 11
The Second International declared 1st May as
A
socialist day
B
liberation day
C
capitalist day
D
workers day
Question 12
The immediate cause of the swadeshi Movement was?
A
Discontent of the peasants
B
Partition of Bengal
C
Rising unemployement
D
Rise in prices of essential commodities
Question 13
A standing army had been introduced by
A
Firuz Tughluq
B
Balban
C
Iltutmish
D
Alauddin Khalji
Question 14
Which one of the following pairs of persons was hanged on the charges of assassinating English officers in England?
A
Rajguru and Sukhdev
B
Khudiram Bose and Surya Sen
C
Madanlal Dhingra and Udham Singh
D
Kartar Singh Sarabha and Ashfaqullah Khan
Question 15
The centre of Sangam literature and the patrons of Sangam poets were:
A
The Cheras of Vanji
B
The Cholas of Uraiyur
C
The Pandyas of Madurai
D
All of the above
Question 16
Which of the following statements is correct about Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru?
A
Nehru did not believe in the doctrine of non-violence.
B
Nehru was not in favour of socialism.
C
Nehru had his higher education in India only.
D
Nehru stressed the importance of national planning.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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