Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.
The themes of the murals of the Ajanta Caves are
- Decorative designs which include a variety of animals, trees and flowers.
- Portraits of various Buddhas and Bodhisattvas.
- Narrative scenes portraying Jataka stories.
1 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3
1 and 2 only
2 and 3 only
Consider the following passage-In the course of a career on the road spanning almost thirty years, he crossed the breadth of the Eastern hemisphere, visited territories equivalent to about 44 modern countries and put behind him a total distance of approximately 73000 miles. The world's greatest traveller of pre-modern times to whom the above passage refers is
The Portuguese gained a stronghold in India after defeating the Zamorln of Calicut. The word Zamorin stands for
In the committee which prepared the Nehru Report (1928) the Liberal Federation was by
V. S. Srinivasa Sastri
Tej Bahadur Sapru
The Sultan of the Sultanate of Delhi, who transferred his capital from Delhi to Agra, was
Who among the following were among those who caused major uprisings against Murshid Quli Khan?
- Sitaram Ray
- Udai Narayan
- Ghulam Muhammad
- Saadat Khan
1 and 2
2 and 4
1, 2 and 3
1 and 4
Probably the earliest crop to be farmed in north China was:
Consider the following statements: Alberuni's Kitab-ul-Hind is
- A sympathetic study of Indian civilisation.
- Mainly a political history of India.
- Critical of Mahmud Ghaznavi' s plundering raids of India.
- Mainly a study of India's cultural, social and intellectual history.
2 and 4
1 and 4
1, 3 and 4
Which of the following is not a feature of the religious life of the Indus civilization?
Pipal and Acacia trees were regarded as celestial plants
The tree of life figures with great frequency on the seals
The people had faith in amulets and charms, which shows that they were afraid of demons
The Indus deities, like the Vedic deities, were predominantly male
Which of the following non-Aryan social beliefs has been continuing in Tamil Nadu since the Sangam Age?
Children wearing an ornament on which the five weapons of Tirumala are punched
Wearing of Tali by bride or married woman
Shaving the head of the widows
Offering a ball of cooked rice to the departed soul
The Thai kingdom was founded:
in the upper valley of Anghor Thom.
just outside Yunnan.
in the lower valley of the Chao Praya River.
in the lower Indus valley.
When did the Cripps Mission, Which had practically repeated the August Offer 1940 visit India?
The moon god, Narnnar was the patron god of the city of
Two women who, while conducting the affairs of their states faced Akbar's wars of conquest were Rani Durgawati and Chand Bibi (or Sultana), respectively of
Gondwana and Ahmadnagar
Jaisalmer and Khandesh
Malwa and Gujarat
Ranathambhor and Khandesh
The Atharva Veda does not discuss the ideal of
Which of the following characterized the Tamil Society of Sangam Age?
- Complex caste system.
- Prohibition of intermarriage between the kings and the villas.
- Vegetarianism among the Brahmanas.
- Gradual Aryanisation. Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
l and 2
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