Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 148

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The Buddhist Sect Mahayana formally came into existence during the reign of
A
Ashoka
B
Ajatashatru
C
Dharmapala
D
Kanishka
Question 2
The great bath was excavated in the great city of
A
Kalibangan
B
Bhrigukaccha
C
Mohanjodaro
D
Harappa
Question 3
The decimal numeral system, including the concept of zero was invented in India during which one of the following dynasty?
A
Pala
B
Chola
C
Saka
D
Gupta
Question 4
The famous Mehrauli Iron Pillar inscription describes the conquest of
A
Chandragupta II
B
Chandra of Indraprastha
C
Samudragupta
D
Chandragupta Maurya
Question 5
When was the Treaty of Alinagar signed?
A
September 1756
B
February 1757
C
April 1757
D
February 1756
Question 6
The chief interest of Aurangzeb was:
A
literature.
B
the building of cities.
C
Hindu theology.
D
conquest and forced conversion.
Question 7
The statement of Mahatma Gandhi that it was 'a post-dated cheaue' was related to?
A
The Cripps Mission
B
The Simon Commission
C
The Young-Husband's Mission
D
The Cabmet Mission
Question 8
What was the important reason for fall of Vijayanagar Empire?
A
Internal instability and weakness of Princes
B
Economic bankruptcy
C
Unity among the Muslim rulers
D
Moplah's rebellion
Question 9
The Dutch established their first settlement in Bengal at
A
Balasore
B
Serampur
C
Chinsura
D
Calcutta
Question 10
Who among the following Bhakti Saints scored a triumph over the Saivas in public debate at the court of Krishna Deva Raya of Vijayanagar?
A
Guru Nanak
B
Chaitanya Maha Prabhu
C
Shankaracharya
D
Vallabhacharya
Question 11
Who wrote Prithviraj Raso?
A
Kalhana
B
Rajasekara
C
Chandbaradai
D
Vishakadatta
Question 12
The salient feature of the Rig Vedic religion was worship of
A
Mother Goddess
B
Nature
C
Trimurti
D
Pasupatbi
Question 13
Which one of the following statements cannot be attributed to Firoz Tughlaq?
A
He restored the rent free lands (inam, Idrar) granted to theologians
B
He abolished all taxes not sanctioned by Shara
C
He raised the grants of teachers and stipends for students
D
He forced Khuts, Muqaddams and Chaudharis to pay grazing tax and house tax
Question 14
Which of the following statements about Mughal Empire is/are correct?
  1. Mughal emperors had a close relationship with Sufis.
  2. The capital cities of Mughal Emperors shifted frequently.
  3. Mughal Kings celebrated Iranian new year
Select the correct answer using the codes given below
A
1, 2 and 3
B
2 and 3 only
C
1 and 2 only
D
1 and 3 only
Question 15
Which among the following is not correct
A
Capital of the Videha Kingdom--Mithila
B
Capital of Gahadwal Dynasty--Kannauj
C
The capital of pandyas was Madurai
D
The capital of Cheras was Vanchi
Question 16
Who was the founder of the Indian Associ-ation
A
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
B
AO Hume
C
Dadabhai Naoroji
D
Surendranath Banerjee
There are 16 questions to complete.

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