Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 93

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Arrange the following rulers of Kashmir in a chronological order-
  1. Avantivarman
  2. Didda
  3. Harsha
  4. Jaya Singh
Indicate your answer from the codes below-
A
3, 4, 1, 2
B
1, 2, 3, 4
C
2, 3, 4, 1
D
4, 1, 2, 3
Question 2
The first definite and forceful expression of the concept of a separate homeland for the Muslims came from (or the Cather of the idea of Pakistan was)
A
Sir Mohammad Iqbal
B
Liaqat Ali
C
Rahmat Ali
D
MA Jinnah
Question 3
Who may be the founder of Pratihara dynasty?
A
Gopala
B
Bhoja
C
Dharmapala
D
Pratihara
Question 4
What was the 'privy purse' in the context of the history of modern India?
A
A gift given by an erstwhile Prince of India to the Government of India
B
A purse given privately by one organisation to another
C
A grant given by the Government of India to the erstwhile Prince of India
D
A purse given by the Government of India to dignitaries for services rendered
Question 5
Nawab Siraj-ud-Daulah or Bengal was defeated by the English in the battle of Plassey, mainly
A
because of Siraj-ud-Daulah's retirement from the battlefield
B
because of the capture of a band of Frenchmen under the Nawab's service by the English
C
because of Clive's conspiracy with the Nawab's Commander-in-Chief Mir Jafar and rich bankers of Bengal
D
because the English forces were much stronger than those of the Nawab
Question 6
Indus Valley Civilization was discovered by:
A
Wheeler
B
Dayaram Sahni
C
R.D. Banerji
D
Cunningham
Question 7
Name the famous Sufi saint whose mausoleum was erected at Fatehpur Sikri.
A
Nizamuddin Auliya
B
Sheikh Salim Chisti
C
Sheikh Muin-ud-din Chisti
D
Baba Farid-ud-din
Question 8
The duties of Dharmamahamatras are explained in the Minor Rock Edict No....
A
V
B
XII
C
IV
D
X
Question 9
Rigvedic people invoked Indra for
A
Material comforts and victory
B
A life after death
C
Acquisition of knowledge
D
Release from the cycle, of births and deaths
Question 10
Consider the following statement and identify with the help of the codes given below, the person who made the statement 'It would be quite impossible for a few hundred British to administer against the active opposition of the whole of the politically minded fo the population.
A
Jawaharlal Nehru in April, 1947 in an address to Congressmen at Lucknow
B
Lord Mountbatten in December, 1946 in a note given to British Parliament
C
Clement Attlee January, 1947 in a private letter addressed to Ernest Bevin
D
Viceroy Wavell in January, 1946 in a letter to Secretary of State
Question 11
Which of the following is the correct statement regarding the Buddha's attitude on the subject of entry of women into the Bud-dhist Sangha?
A
He was indifferent on this subject
B
He gladly accepted women into the Sangha
C
He did not allow women into the Sangha
D
None of these
Question 12
Indian Mutiny began in.
A
1857,
B
1557,
C
1957
D
1657,
Question 13
Identify the positive effects of the beginning of European Commerce in India.
  1. Money economy grew up.
  2. International market relations were set-up.
  3. Increased quantity of India's export.
  4. Indian agriculture was further commercialised.
A
1, 4, 5
B
2, 3, 4
C
1, 2, 3, 5
D
1, 2, 3
Question 14
Who established Prarthana Samaj?
A
David Hare
B
Ishwar Chandra Vidya Sagar
C
Athmaram Panduranga with the help of Keshav Chandra Sen
D
Derozio
Question 15
Goa was captured by
A
Albuquerque
B
d'Almedia
C
Cabral
D
Mildenhall
Question 16
The first ruler of Pala dynasty was
A
Gopala
B
Dharmapala
C
Bhaskaravarman
D
None of these
There are 16 questions to complete.

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