Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 61

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Humayun died in the year
A
1536
B
1566
C
1546
D
1556
Question 2
The Kalyana-mandapa was a notable feature of temple architecture in the kingdom of
A
Pahallavas
B
Cholas
C
Kadambas
D
Vijaynagar
Question 3
A hearty welcome was extended to the English captain Hawkins by the Mughal Emperor
A
Akbar
B
Babar
C
Humayun
D
Jahangir
Question 4
The most Important feature of the Government of India Act of 1919 was
A
enlargement of Indian Councils
B
provision for direct election
C
dyarchy in the Provinces
D
All the above
Question 5
Which of the following statements about the Mauryan kings is not correct?
A
Appointments to the most important offices were made by the ruler himself
B
They laid claim to divinity
C
They had extensive powers encompassing administrative, judicial, and legislative functions
D
The kings often laid down codes of regulation for the guidance of their officers and the people
Question 6
Hamza-nama paintings were produced during the reign of?
A
Akbar
B
Shahjahan
C
Humayun
D
Jahangir
Question 7
The Zamindari in Mughal India was not
A
Mortgageable
B
Hereditary
C
A saleable right
D
Ownership of land
Question 8
The author of ''Indian Mussalmans'' is?
A
W. W. Hunter
B
Rizaul Karim
C
Sir Aga Khan
D
Atulanand Chakravarti
Question 9
Who was the first Indian woman to become president of Indian national congress?
A
Aruna asaf ali
B
Sarojani Naidu
C
Sucheta Kriplani
D
Vijayalakshmi Pandit
Question 10
The State, from among the following, Which was not annexed by the 'doctrine of lapse' is
A
Sambalpur
B
Gwalior
C
Satara
D
Baghat
Question 11
What was Arghatta?
A
A device to lift water
B
An irrigation canal
C
A machine to break forts
D
A type of cloth
Question 12
The first national leader to decry the salt tax in the Indian legislature was
A
M K Gandhi
B
G K Gokhale
C
Netaji S C Bose
D
J L Nehru
Question 13
An Important character of the Chola empire was
A
Conquered the whole of cyclon
B
Trade with S. E. Asia
C
Elected monarchs
D
Local self-government
Question 14
In the context of ancient Indian society, Which one of the following terms does not belong to the category of the other three?
A
Kula
B
Gotra
C
Kosa
D
Vamsa
Question 15
During whose tenure, the resolution of total Independence was passed?
A
Lord Wavell
B
Lord Willington
C
Lord Irwin
D
Lord Chelmsford
Question 16
Which of the following provision was not included in the Nehru Report?
A
India must be given Dominion status
B
The Governor-General must be only the constitutional head
C
There was to be no separate electorate
D
Diarchy should be introduced both at the centre as well as provinces
There are 16 questions to complete.

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