Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 91

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following movements drew women out from the seclusion of home?
  1. Swadeshi Movement
  2. Home Rule Movement
  3. Non-Cooperation Movement
  4. Civil Disobedience Movement
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:
A
1, 2, 3 and 4
B
3 and 4 only
C
2 and 4 only
D
1 and 3 only
Question 2
The demand for the Tebhaga Peasant Movement in Bengal was for
A
the reduction of the share of the landlords from one-half of the crop to one-third
B
the grant of ownership of land to peasants as they were the actual cultivators of the land
C
the uprooting of Zamindari system and the end of serfdom
D
writing off all peasant debts
Question 3
Throughout the late 1970s and early 1980s, Afghanistan was at war with
A
the Soviet Union.
B
Iran.
C
Pakistan.
D
China.
Question 4
Which of the following was/were not related to Buddha's life?
  1. Kanthaka
  2. Alara Kalama
  3. Channa
  4. Goshala Maskariputra
Select the correct answer using the codes given below
A
1 and 2
B
Only 4
C
Only 1
D
3 and 4
Question 5
Consider the following passage: ''His records proclaim him as a feudatory of the emperor Somesvara III. He was his capitals at Talakad in the South and Bankpura in the North. It was in A. D. 1137 that he performed the great ceremony of Tulapurusha.'' The above passage refers to
A
Yayati Mahashivgupta-I
B
Vishnuvardhana
C
Mayursarman
D
Ananta Varman Chodaganga
Question 6
Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
A
Lord Cornwallis-Subsidiary System
B
Lord Rippon-Local Self Government
C
Holt Mackenzie-Mahalwari Settlement in Northern India
D
Thomas Munro-Ryotwari System
Question 7
The chief product of the Portuguese Indian trade was:
A
spices.
B
fine gems.
C
silver.
D
silk.
Question 8
The famous Mughal General who conquered Assam, Chittagong, etc. in the north-east was
A
Jaswant Singh
B
Mirza Raja Jai Singh
C
Mir Jumla
D
Shaista Khan
Question 9
William Bentinck's far-reaching social reforms were meant to remove evils of society, which of the following was not included in these reforms
A
Sati System
B
Widow remarriage
C
Human Sacrifice
D
Thagi
Question 10
St Thomas died a martyr at........
A
Bombay
B
Goa
C
Surat
D
Madras
Question 11
Consider the following pairs: [CSAT 2015-I] Medieval Indian State Present Region
  1. Champaka: Central India
  2. Durgara: Jammu
  3. Kuluta: Malabar
Which of the above pairs is / are correctly matched?
A
1 and 3 Only
B
2 only
C
1 and 3
D
1 and 2
Question 12
With reference to the Mughal administration, which one of the following statements is NOT correct?
A
The censorship of public morals was under the charge of Muhtasib
B
The Mughal artillery was under the charge of Mir-i-Atish
C
The imperial household was under the charge of Mir Manzil
D
Supervision over the lands granted by the Emperors or princes to pious men, scholars, and monks was under the charge of the chief Sadr
Question 13
Which among the following was the most immediate factor for the spread of Swadeshi and boycott of foreign goods during the first decade of the last century?
A
Curzon's plan to curb the growing popularity of the Indian National Congress
B
Curzon's partition of Bengal
C
Curzon's design to curtail the sphere of local self-government
D
Curzon's attempt to control the universities
Question 14
What are the sculptures of the Mathura School of Art made out of?
A
Red Sandstone
B
Wood
C
Marble
D
Granite
Question 15
What was Ziyarat in the language of the Sufis?
A
Offering free kitchens run on futuh (unasked for charity)
B
Reciting divine name
C
Pilgrimage to the tombs of Sufi saints for seeking barkat (spiritual grace)
D
Setting up of auqaf (charitable trusts)
Question 16
Consider the following individuals
  1. N. M. Joshi
  2. Dewan Chamanlal
  3. Shiva Rao
  4. V. V. Gin
Which movement amongst the following were all of the above associated
A
Communist Movement
B
Trade Union Movement
C
State People's Movement
D
Kisan Sabha Movement
There are 16 questions to complete.

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