Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 275

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following was a measure adopted by the later Mauryas to meet the needs of a depleted treasury?
A
Increase of exports
B
Imposition of new taxes
C
Increase in taxes
D
debasement of currency
Question 2
With which period do we associate the???Megaliths'?
A
Pleistocene
B
Neolithic
C
Chalcolithic
D
Mesolithic
Question 3
Who among the following was the Viceroy of India at the time of the formation of Indian National Congress?
A
Lord Dufferin
B
Lord Mayo
C
Lord Ripon
D
Lord Lansdowne
Question 4
Theravada Buddhism believes that salvation:
A
comes from good works.
B
is a product of the Buddha's grace.
C
comes from ritual devotion.
D
is impossible.
Question 5
Between 1765 and 1800 the Sikhs brought the whole of Punjab and Jammu under their control. At that time they were organised into:
A
Twelve misls
B
Sixteen misls
C
Ten misls
D
Six misls
Question 6
Which one among the following is not true with regard to Rig Veda Samhita?
A
Purus sided with Bharata in the battle of ten kings
B
It is mentioned in the Rig Veda that the Bharata chief Sudas fought against a confederacy of ten tribes
C
There are about 300 non-Indo-European words in Rig Veda
D
There is a reference to dasarajna (battle of ten kings) in the Rig Veda
Question 7
Akbar married a bride from
A
Bikaner
B
Jaipur
C
Jaisalmer
D
Udaipur
Question 8
At which place was the All India Khilafat Conference held in 1919?
A
Porbandar
B
Aligarh
C
Lucknow
D
Delhi
Question 9
Chinese script was
A
Phonetic
B
Hieroglyphic
C
Ideographic
D
Pictographic
Question 10
Emperor Harsha's southward march was stopped on the Narmada river by
A
Vikramaditya-I
B
Pulakesin-I
C
Pulakesin-Il
D
Vikramaditya-II
Question 11
Which of the following was not one of the important articles of export?
A
Sugar
B
Fine textiles
C
Jewels
D
Spice and perfumes
Question 12
During the reign of Kanishka, Buddhism for the first time went to China and from China it went to
A
Korea and Japan
B
Thailand and Cambodia
C
Burma and Tibet
D
Indonesia and Vietnam
Question 13
Harsha had assumed the title
A
Parama-Adityabhah
B
Parama-Bhagavata
C
Parama-Mahesvara
D
Parama-Saugata
Question 14
Who wrote Vasavdatta-Nalyadhara?
A
Bhasa
B
Subaudhu
C
Vakpati
D
Vatsyayan
Question 15
Which one of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?
A
Abdul Qadir-Muntakhab-ut-Tawarikh
B
Afif Qandahari-Tarikh-o-Akbari
C
Mutamad Khan-Khulastut Tawarikh
D
Nizamuddin-Tabaqat-i-Akbari
Question 16
Who is commonly known as the 'Navigator'?
A
King John II
B
Pope Alexander VI
C
Price Henry
D
King Emmanuel
There are 16 questions to complete.

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