Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.
Lord Cornwallis has been criticised for not destroying Tipu Sultan when he had the chance to do so after the third Anglo-Mysore war. Which one of the following consideration was not a factor taken into account by Cornwallis in taking his decision?
Sickness spread among the English troops
War with France, and the consequent alliance between Tipu and the French, were apprehended
The territory was too large to be administered with any
Cornwallis was ill-disposed towards the court of Directors who were advising full annexation
The earliest inscriptions were written in which language?
To which Sakha does the published Rigveda Samhita belong?
Writing about the volume of Indo-Roman trade, who bitterly remarked ''not a year passed without the (Roman) Empire paying out 100 million sesterces (nearly one and a half-crore rupees) to India, to the Chera land and Arabia''?
Author of Periplus
Cereal(s) grown by the people of the Harappan Civilisation was/were
All the above
An association which merged with the Congress in 1886 was the
British Indian Association
Indian National Conference
East Indian Association
The first Bengali Drama, written to highlight the brutality of the British indigo planters, was
None of the above
Consider the following Bhakti Saints:
- Dadu Dayal
- Guru Nanak
2 and 3
1 and 3
1 and 2
The Pallava king responsible for carving the Rathas of Mahabalipuram was
Which noted scholar wrote Vikramankadevacharita?
Under Cholas village administration the land revenue was collected by
A Special Dal
The Mughal leader Babur originally invaded northern India
To defeat his longstanding enemy, the sultan of Delhi.
Because he was unable to achieve his ambitious goals in central Asia.
To creates a Shiite Muslim state.
To control the trade routes into Southeast Asia.
What is Chivalry?
The code Charlemagne implemented
The code by which a Christian family lived
The code by which young men lived
The code by which knights lived
What was the objective of Vaikom Satyagraha launched in Kerala?
Open the temples for the entry of the lower castes avarnas.
Ban the institution of Devadasis for temple service.
Force the temple authorities to appoint non-brahmins as priests.
Gupta kings ruled North India for a period of
Who organized the Satyagraha Sabha whose members took a pledge to disobey the Rowlatt Acts?
Maulana Shaukat Ali
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