Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 221

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Who was the author of Kitab-ul-Hind?
A
AI-Beruni
B
Abu Said
C
Firadausi
D
Abul Fazl
Question 2
Who among the following presided over the first Buddhist council held in Rajgriha?
A
Maha kassapa
B
Sabbakami
C
Buddaghosha
D
Moggaliputta Tissa
Question 3
Which one of the following was not an item of export from India to the west during the early centuries of the Christian era?
A
Precious stones
B
Five textiles
C
Pearls
D
Silver
Question 4
The author of ''Parties and Politics in Mughal Court'' is?
A
Satish Chandra
B
Nurul Hasan
C
Irfan Habib
D
Athar Ali
Question 5
To bring Hindu-Muslim unity, Akbar
A
remained silent to cow-killing
B
taxed cow-killing
C
encouraged cow-killing
D
prohibited cow-killing
Question 6
HUMAYUNAMA was written by?
A
Gulbadan Begum
B
Bairam Khan
C
Mirza Kamran
D
Humayun
Question 7
Manda, the northern-most site of Indus Civilization in Jammu and Kashmir is located on the banks of which river?
A
Zaskar
B
Chenab
C
Jhelum
D
Sutlej
Question 8
Who impressed upon Harsha to incline towards Buddhism?
A
Diwakarmitra
B
Bhikshu Mahakashyapa
C
Hiuen-Tsang
D
Thera Nagasen
Question 9
Who of the following was not one of the later Mauryas who succeeded Ashoka?
A
Shalishuka
B
Dasharatha
C
Shubhagasena
D
Samprati
Question 10
The famous poet Kalidasa lived in the court of
A
Samudragupta
B
Kumaragupta
C
Chandragupta-II
D
Chandragupta
Question 11
In reference to ancient India, what was Gandharva?
A
God
B
Goddess
C
A division of vrihattar Bharat
D
None of these
Question 12
The earliest evidence of agriculture in Indian Subcontinent has been obtained from
A
Burzahom
B
Mehrgarh
C
Chirand
D
Brahmagiri
Question 13
Pushyamitra Sunga, who killed the last Mauryan ruler Brihadratha and founded the Sunga dynasty, was a:
A
Prime Minister of the Mauryas
B
General of the Mauryas
C
Both A and B above
D
Feudatory ruler
Question 14
With regard to the position of woman during the Vedic age, which one of the following statements is not true?
A
Women enjoyed an honorable position
B
The birth of the girl was looked down upon during the early Vedic period
C
Women took part in religious deliberation during the early Vedic period
D
The practice of 'Sati' was unknown during the early Vedic period
Question 15
Mahatma Gandhi launched the Civil Disobedience Movement on March 12, 1930 by
A
Dandi March to break the Salt Laws
B
launching the non-payment of taxes campaign
C
asking the Viceroy through a letter containing Eleven Points Programme to remove the evils of the British rule
D
asking the people to take Poorna Swaraj Pledge
Question 16
Who is the writer of 'Kitab-ur-Rehla'?
A
Khwaja Abdullah Malik Isami
B
Amir Timur
C
Ibn-i-Batuta
D
Maulana Sharafuddin Ali Yazid
There are 16 questions to complete.

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