Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 138

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which one of the following statements is correct?
A
The Permanent Settlement of Bengal, concluded in 1793 by Cornwallis, provided proprietary rights in the soil to class of aristocratic Zamindars
B
The Zamindars emerged from the Permanent Settlement operations in a weaker position
C
Thomas Munro developed a system of settlement under which the government did not deal directly with the individual peasant cultivator???
D
The land policy and settlements did not lead to structural changes in control over land aid in the relations among classes associated with land-cultivation
Question 2
Which metal was unknown to Indus Valley Civilization?
A
Copper
B
Gold
C
Silver
D
Iron
Question 3
First Portuguese factory was established in
A
Calcutta
B
Calicut
C
Mangalore
D
Goa
Question 4
Which one of the following leaders was not a part of Non cooperation movement?
A
M. A. Ansari
B
M. A. Zinnah
C
Hakim Ajmal Khan
D
Abul Kalam Azad
Question 5
Buddha preached acceptance of existence of four noble truths (Aryasatyas) which were?
A
Right speech, right action, right exertion, right-mindedness
B
Right meditation, right resolution, right view & right means livelihood
C
Dukham (Misery) Dukh samudaya (thirst, attachment etc.) Nirodha (end of worldly existence) & Marga (Patha)
D
All of above
Question 6
Provision was made in the Act of 1919, for the appointment of a Commission in...... to investigate the working of the Constitution,
A
1939
B
1929
C
1925
D
1930
Question 7
Karikala was the centre of many legends found in
A
Kuruntokai
B
Silappadhikaram
C
Manimekalai
D
Purananuru
Question 8
The founder of French East India Company for trade in India was
A
Francois Martin
B
Francois Caron
C
De La Haye
D
Colbert
Question 9
The Goddess Kannagi, whose many temples were erected during the Sangam Age, was the Goddess of:
A
Learning
B
Wisdom
C
Prowess
D
Chastity
Question 10
Which one of the following Vijayanagar rulers was the author of Amuktamalyada?
A
Harihara II
B
Bukka I
C
Krishna Deva Raya
D
Deva Raya II
Question 11
Which of the following is regarded as the Magna Carta of western education system in India?
A
The Charter Act of 1833.
B
Despatch of Sir Charles Wood, Secretary of State, 1854
C
The report of the Committee of Public Instruction, 1823
D
Report of the Hunter Commission, 1862
Question 12
The Muslim League passed a resolution demanding the partition of India in the...... session held in 1940.
A
Lahore
B
Allahabad
C
Karachi
D
Dacca
Question 13
The United East India Company refers to the company in India formed by the
A
French
B
Portuguese
C
British
D
Dutch
Question 14
Archaeological evidence from which Chalcolithic site shows evidence of corporation, harvesting and irrigation?
A
Inamgaon
B
Rangpur
C
Daimabad
D
Navdatoli
Question 15
Statement I: There was a great exodus of Jaina monks under the leadership of Bhadrabahu to the Deccan following a severe famine in the Ganga valley towards the end of Chandragupta's reign. Statement II: Chandragupta Maurya joined the Jaina
A
Both the statements are true, and Statement II is the correct explanation of Statement I
B
Both the statements are true, but Statement II is not the correct explanation of Statement I
C
Statement I is true, but Statement II is false
D
Statement I is false, but Statement II is true
Question 16
Which of the following were involved in throwing a bomb at the procession of Lord Hardinge through Chandni Chowk (Delhi) in 1912?
  1. Pulin Das
  2. Bal Mukund
  3. Avadh Behari
  4. Amir Chand
A
1, 2, 3
B
2, 3, 4
C
2 and 3
D
None of these
There are 16 questions to complete.

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