Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 129

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The concept of 'Gotra' become established in which period?
A
Rig Vedic age
B
Later Vedic age
C
Pre Mauryan Period
D
Mauryan period
Question 2
Who was Dhanavantri?
A
A Physician
B
A Surgeon
C
A Philosopher
D
A Chemist
Question 3
Which of the following Gods lost his importance as the first deity during the later Vedic period?
A
Vishnu
B
Rudra
C
Agni
D
Varuna
Question 4
The musical instruments used by the Aryans was
A
The Drum
B
The Lute
C
The cymbal
D
All the above
Question 5
The area under Harappan Civilisation was.
A
Circular
B
Rectangular
C
Triangular
D
Square
Question 6
The Jainas believe that Jainism is the outcome of the teachings of 24 tirthankaras. In the light of this statement, which one among the following is correct of Vardhamana Mahavira?
A
He was the first tirthankara and the founder of Jainism
B
He was not one of the 24 tirthankaras
C
He was the 23rd tirthankara, the first 22 tirthankaras being considered legendary
D
He was the last and 24th tirthankara, who was not considered as the founder of the new faith but as a reformer of the existing religious sect
Question 7
The capital of the king Kharavela of Kalinga was
A
Kalinganagara
B
Pushpapura
C
Taxila
D
Pataliputra
Question 8
Which of the following is one of the social reasons for 1857 revolt?
A
The English could not establish any social relationship with the Indians.
B
The racial arrogance of the British created a difference between the rulers and the ruled.
C
Both A & B
D
The company's trade policy destroyed Indian handicrafts.
Question 9
Acharang Sutra' describes.
A
Sermons of Lord Mahavir
B
Code of conduct for Jain monks
C
Code of conduct for Buddhiest monks
D
Sermons of Gautam Buddha
Question 10
In 1857 the first shot from a rebels gun was fired in?
A
Ambala
B
Delhi
C
Meerut
D
Barrackpore
Question 11
Which of the following statements is not correct? The materials for the Government of India Act of 1935 were drawn from
A
The Nehru Committee Report
B
The White Paper issued by the British Government
C
The Simon Commission Report
D
Morley-Minto Reforms
Question 12
Akbar'a son and successor Salim, on becoming the emperor, assumed the name of
A
Jahangir Alamgir
B
Nuruddin Muhammad Jahangir
C
Jahangir Alampanah
D
Jahangir
Question 13
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan, better known as Frontier Gandhi, organised the Red Shirt Movement in the North-West Frontier Province (NWFP) for
A
countering the communal propaganda of the Muslim League
B
establishing separate Pakhtoonistan
C
social and religious reforms
D
All the above
Question 14
The first to establish regular trade with India was?
A
Dutch
B
Portuguese
C
English
D
French
Question 15
The Indian freedom fighter Ashfaqulla Khan and ramprasad Bismil were hanged due to their involvement in which one of the following?
A
Chittagon armoury raid
B
Kakori Conspiracy case
C
Meeru Conspiracy case
D
Kanpur Conspiracy case
Question 16
In Jainism, 'perfect knowledge' is referred to as
A
Nirvana
B
Jina
C
Kaivalya
D
Ratna
There are 16 questions to complete.

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