Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 135

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The Kushana kings assured title of Devaputra Kushana Kanishka's predecessors also were assuming titles like Sarvaloka Isvara Mahisvara. This shows that Kushana Kings-
  1. assumed high sounding titles implying power and fame.
  2. assumed divine Kingship
Which of the above statements are correct?
A
1 only
B
2 only
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 2
Who had formulated and perfected the use of the subsidiary alliance system?
A
Lord Curzon
B
Lord Mayo
C
Lord Dalhousie
D
Lord Wellesley
Question 3
What was the period of Chandra Gupta Maurya?
A
320-289 BC
B
314-287 BC
C
310-299 BC
D
324-300 BC
Question 4
Consider the following statements regarding emperor Harsha's regime:
  1. When compared to Gupta era, the trade and commerce had declined during Harsha's period.
  2. Fourfold varna system was not rigid during his regime.
  3. The maintenance of public records was the salient feature of Harsha's administration
Select the correct answer using the code given below.
A
2 and 3 only
B
1, 2 and 3
C
1 and 3 only
D
1 and 2 only
Question 5
The Non-Cooperation Movement was withdrawn in 1920 because of
A
A fervent appeal by the government to do so
B
Violence erupting at Chauri Chaura
C
Gandhi's ill health
D
The Congress' extremist policies
Question 6
India Home Rule Society, founded in London in February 1905, was one of the earliest revolutionary societies set up outside India. This society was founded by
A
VD Savarkar
B
Shyamji Krishnavarma
C
Lala Har Dayal
D
Madan Lal Dhingra
Question 7
When the August Offer 1940 was offered to India the Prime Minister of England was
A
Churchill
B
Asquith
C
Baldwin
D
Chamberlain
Question 8
According to the terms of the treaty of Srirangapattanam, was ceded to the British.
A
Travancore,
B
Mysore
C
Malabar,
D
Cochi,
Question 9
Which one of the following is a toll, tax mentioned in early Tamil literature?
A
Iduporul
B
Ulgu
C
Paduporul
D
Uruporal
Question 10
Which of the following introduced Perso-Arabic melodies (ragas) into Indian Music?
A
Firdausi
B
Sadi
C
Amir Khusrau
D
None of the above
Question 11
Which among the following became an integral part of Shahjahan's empire?
A
Golkunda
B
Ahmednagar
C
Bijapur
D
None of these
Question 12
Archaeological evidence from Nagal, Katpalon, Dhradheri & Bhagwanpura indicate that the late Harrappans & the Painted Grey-ware using people
A
Came into contact & lived in the same settlements
B
Came into contact, but never lived together
C
Never lived together
D
Came into contact, but lived in different settlements in the same area
Question 13
Which jeweller foreign traveller of the Mughal period has left a detailed account of Takht-i-Taus (Peacock throne)?
A
'Omrah' Danishmand Khan
B
Geronimo Verroneo
C
Austin of Bordeaux
D
Travernier
Question 14
Who among the following was the Governor-General of India immediately preceding Chakravarthi Raja gopalachari?
A
The Marquess of Linlithgow
B
Lord Mountbatten
C
Lord Chelmsford
D
Lord Wavell
Question 15
The first woman ruler of India was
A
Rani of Jhansi
B
Razia Sultan
C
Noorjahan
D
Indira Gandhi
Question 16
During the Mughal period there was continuous emigration of the.... to places ruled by Hindu Rajas.
A
Foreign residents
B
Middle Class
C
Nobles
D
Poor
There are 16 questions to complete.

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