Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 55

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Vellore Mutiny took place in the year of?
A
1935
B
1857
C
1764
D
1806
Question 2
Which one among the following was the result of the First Anglo-Maratha War of 1775-1982?
A
There was no victory for either side
B
The Marathas won the war
C
The British won the war
D
It helped Haider Ali to gather strength because the British and Marathas were engaged in a mutual war
Question 3
The founder of Boy Scouts and Girl Guides movement was?
A
Robert Montgomery
B
Baden Powell
C
Richard Temple
D
Charles Andrews
Question 4
When did Gandhiji launch the Quit India movement?
A
8th August 1940
B
8th August 1944
C
8th August 1938
D
8th August 1942
Question 5
From a large number of seals discovered from almost all the Harappan sites, it appears that they were used for.............purposes.
A
ritualistic and religious
B
Commercial
C
Both A and B above
D
Symbolic
Question 6
The earliest example of a landgrant is provided by an inscription
A
the guptas
B
the mahameghavahanas
C
the mauryas
D
the satavahanas
Question 7
In social matters Ashoka's most revolutionary concept was:
A
Proper behaviour to slaves, servants, elders etc.
B
His opposition to wasteful social rituals and ceremonies at marriages, births, journeys etc.
C
His opposition to social entertainments, such as the samajas
D
All the above
Question 8
Al-Qanun-Fil tib was written by;
A
Ibn-ishq
B
al-yaqubi
C
Almasudi
D
Ibn Sina
Question 9
Prehistoric axes are found at
A
Attirampakkarn
B
Adichanallur
C
Arikamedu
D
Sanur
Question 10
The Kosala king who was defeated by Samudra Gupta
A
Udayan
B
Mahendra
C
Kalashoka
D
All the above
Question 11
In Early Medieval India ''Dosi Hatt'' was
A
Kapaas (Cotton) Market
B
Animal Market
C
Meena Bazar
D
Slave Bazar
Question 12
How many cities were in existence during Buddha's time?
A
10
B
8
C
4
D
6
Question 13
Which of the following statement is NOT correct?
A
Battle of Wandiwash fought between French and Portuguese
B
The French came to India mainly with a purpose of trade and commerce.
C
In 1673 AD the Mughal Subedar of Bengal allowed the French to set up a township at Chandernagore.
D
India Company was formed in 1664 AD
Question 14
The Special Congress Session held in 1920 at Calcutta was presided over by
A
Nehru
B
Gandhi
C
Bose
D
Lala Lajpat Rai
Question 15
Consider the following statement: In the second Buddhist Council held at Vaishali, Buddhism was divided into
  1. Sthaviravadins
  2. Mahasanghikas
  3. Vajrayana
  4. Kalachakrayana
Of these statement
A
1, 2, 3 and 4 are correct
B
1 and 2 are correct
C
1, 3and4arecorrect
D
2, 3 and 4 are correct
Question 16
Which of the following was not an Indus Valley site?
A
Pataliputra
B
Sukatagendor
C
Lothal
D
Rangpur
There are 16 questions to complete.

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