Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 26

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The foundation of modern education system in India was laid by-
A
The Charter Act of 1813
B
Macaulay's Minutes of 1835
C
The Hunter Commission of 1882
D
Wood's Despatch of 1854
Question 2
What do the terms 'Elchi' or 'Safir' denote in the sixteenth century Mughal administrative vocabulary?
A
Governors
B
Rebels
C
Ambassadors
D
Spies
Question 3
Mathematics was treated as a distinct subject by
A
Aryabhatta
B
Vijayanandin
C
Varahmihira
D
Braham Gupta
Question 4
The son of Dhanga who gave resistence to Muhammad Ghazni
A
Ganda
B
Rajyapala
C
Jayapala
D
Anandapala
Question 5
Al-Idrisi was a famous
A
Musician
B
poet
C
Geographer
D
None of these
Question 6
Who was the founder of Chandela dynasty?
A
Narasimha
B
Jayasakti
C
Nagabhatta
D
Chandradeva
Question 7
The Jain text which describes that Chandragupta embraced Jainism towards the end of his life, is:
A
Parishisthaparvan
B
Jayadhavala
C
Dravya-samgraha
D
Ratnamalika
Question 8
Consider the following persons
  1. Sir Attar Singh
  2. Bhai Teja Singh
  3. Sohan Singh Bhakna
  4. Kartar Singh Jhabbar
Who among these were not the organizers of the Singh-Sabha Movement?
A
1 and 2
B
1and4
C
2 and 3
D
3and4
Question 9
Most of the Hindu colonies in South East Asia had been found during the reign of the
A
Mauryas
B
Guptas
C
Rajputas
D
Cholas
Question 10
The Mauryan state had the monopoly over which of the following sectors?
A
Mining and Metallurgy
B
Coins and currency
C
Armaments and shipbuilding
D
All the above
Question 11
Which of the following songs was so dear to Gandhiji's heart, that he wrote: 'That one song is enough to sustain me, even if I were to forget the Bhagwad Gita'.
A
Hare Ram
B
Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram
C
Vaishnava Jana To Tene Kahiye
D
Ishwar Allah Tero Nam
Question 12
Consider the following statements: Under Todar Mal's bandobast in Akbar's administration
  1. the state was to advance loans to the cultivators which could be paid in easy annual installments.
  2. Remissions of revenue were granted in a bad season.
  3. The revenue collectors were required to write officially annual reports about the word, character, and integrity of their subordinates.
  4. the accounts were to be kept in Hindi
Which of the statements given above are correct?
A
3 and 4
B
1, 2, 3 and 4
C
1 and 2
D
1, 2 and 3
Question 13
After 1893, when complete ban was imposed on all commercial activities of the Company. India was left open to exploitation by
A
Planters
B
Zamindars and big landlords
C
British officers in India
D
British mercantile industrial capitalist class
Question 14
The construction of Taj Mahal was directed by
A
Ustad Isa
B
Dara
C
Aurangzeb
D
Asaf Khan
Question 15
Who among the following Gupta kings ascended the throne in the year 56 of Gupta era?
A
Chandragupta II
B
Skandgupta
C
Samudragupta
D
Kumargupta
Question 16
In ancient Indian social structure the term aniravasita related to
A
People outside the Varna classification
B
Sudras only
C
BraInnanas and Kshatriyas
D
Vaisyas and Sudras
There are 16 questions to complete.

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