Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 53

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Who among the following called themselves 'Brahma-Kshatriay'?
A
Palas
B
Chahamanas
C
Senas
D
Pratiharas
Question 2
The Indus valley civilization is called non-Aryan because
  1. Indus people worshipped mother Goddess.
  2. It is a pictographic script.
Which of the above statement is/are true?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
1 and 2
D
None of these
Question 3
Among the following, who is given the credit of carrying Jainism in South India?
A
Sudharmana
B
Indrabhuti
C
Sthulabhadra
D
Bhadrabahu
Question 4
In which of the following edicts did Ashoka order that ''whosoever monk or nun breaks up the Sangha, after being clothed in white garments, shall take up abode in a place other than a monastery''?
A
Kausambi Edict
B
Sarnath Edict
C
The Queen's Edict
D
Sanchi Edict
Question 5
Which of the following statements are correct about Jehangir?
  1. His reign saw beginning of a new intercourse between Europe of India
  2. Attempted to prohibit traffic in eunuchs
  3. Started practices of inter-caste marriages between the families of government officers
  4. Ordered the abolition of inhuman corporal punishments
A
I, II, and III
B
I, II, and IV
C
II, III, and IV
D
All the above
Question 6
Which one of the following sculptures invariably used green schist as the medium?
A
Bharhut sculptures
B
Gandhara sculptures
C
Maurya sculptures
D
Mathura sculptures
Question 7
The 'Brahmanas' deals with
A
Meditation
B
The Bhakti Theory
C
Yoga
D
Ritualism
Question 8
Which one among the following statements about Civil Disobedience Movement is correct?
A
Under Gandhi-Irwin agreement Congress agreed to give up Civil Disobedience Movement
B
There was no violence during the movement
C
The British Government was quite soft towards the movement from the beginning
D
It started with Gandhiji's march to Champaran
Question 9
Ashoka's claim to be one of the greatest rulers in world history life in the fact that
A
his aims covered both the religious and secular aspects of life
B
he worked for the material moral and spiritual uplift of the people
C
after a single conquest he dedicated himself completely to the cause of peace
D
he attempted to unify the people of different castes and communities into a bound of common moral ideal
Question 10
Who set up the dual system of administration in Bengal?
A
Duplei, x
B
Robert Clive,
C
Lord Macaulay
D
Lord Wellesley,
Question 11
Dramas were written in India by 2nd century AD by the greatest poets of India
A
Kamban
B
Kalidasa
C
Ashvagosha
D
Bhasa
Question 12
Who was the founder of the Boy Scouts and Civil Guides Movement in India?
A
Robert Montgomery
B
Charles Andrew
C
Richard Temple
D
Baden Powell
Question 13
Which of the following is not correct about Arya Samaj?
A
The Arya Samajists opposed child marriages and encouraged remarriage of widows.
B
It was founded in 1875.
C
Its main motive was to promote faith in one God.
D
None of the above is correct.
Question 14
Which of the following statement is not correct about Andal?
A
Andal saw herself as the beloved of Krishna; her verses express her love for the deity.
B
Andal was a woman Alvar, the most striking features of her compositions were widely sung (and continue to be sung to date).
C
Andal saw herself as the beloved of Vishnu; her verses express her love for the deity.
D
Andal was a woman Nayanar, she incorporated the prevailing caste system in the society.
Question 15
Who among the following was a commentator of the Manusmriti?
A
Visvarupa
B
Asahaya
C
Bhattasvami
D
Medhatithi
Question 16
Which of the following is true regarding the Aryan Economy?
  1. Aryans, crossed the nomadic stage.
  2. Lion, elephants, & Boar were not known to them.
  3. Coins were known to them.
A
Only I
B
II, III
C
I, III
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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