Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 298

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Under the emperors after Justinian, the chief concern of the Byzantine state was
A
Religious heresy and controversy.
B
The defense against Slavs, Russians, and The Arabs
C
The over taxation of the peasants and frequent peasant rebellions.
D
The conversion of the Slavs to Christianity.
Question 2
Tansen was originally in the service of
A
Sher Shah
B
Raja of Rewa
C
Krishnadeva Raya
D
Akbar
Question 3
Which one of the following statements regarding the Revolt of 1857 is not correct?
A
The revolt was supported whole heartedly by the educated, elite Indian everywhere
B
The role of Hindu-Muslim unity in the revolt was acknowledged by many, including British officials
C
The revolt did not spread to South India
D
The diverse elements which took part in the revolt were united by their hatred of British rule
Question 4
Which of the following is/are true regarding Buddhism?
  1. It did not reject Varna and Jati.
  2. It challenged the highest social ranking of Brahmanas.
  3. It regarded certain jobs as low.
Choose the correct code.
A
1 and 2
B
3 and 2
C
1, 2 and 3
D
None of these
Question 5
Who of the following was associated with the publication of a large number of weeklies and dailies such as Hindustan, Indian Union, Leader, Maryada, Kissan, Abhudaya etc.?
A
Motilal Nehru
B
Madan Mohan Malaviya
C
Jawaharlal Nehru
D
Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi
Question 6
Swami Dayananda had translated the....... into Hindi.
A
Rig Veda ad Yajur Veda
B
Sama Veda and Atharva Veda
C
Sama Veda and Yajur Veda
D
Four Vedas
Question 7
Bimbisara was succeeded by
A
Chandragupta Maurya
B
Ashoka
C
Ajatasatru
D
Vesudeva
Question 8
Which among the following was the venue of the Second Round Table Conference at Lon-don?
A
Buckingham Palace
B
Kingsley Palace
C
St. James Palace
D
10, Downing Street
Question 9
Which one of the following dynasties was associated with Gandhara School of Art?
A
Mauryas
B
Chalukyas
C
Kushanas
D
Guptas
Question 10
The original Buddhist religious texts had been written in
A
Sanskrit
B
Brahmi
C
Pali
D
Magadhi
Question 11
Which of the following was not a state monopoly during the Mauryan period?
A
Ferries and bridges
B
Slaughterhouses and gambling houses
C
Pearl and fisheries
D
Mines and forests
Question 12
Who has written famous book Padmavat?
A
Al Biruni
B
Nakhshabi
C
Malik Muhammad Jayasi
D
Hasan Nizami
Question 13
Select the correct statement (s) with reference to the Bhakti Movement:
A
Collection of Alvar Saints hymns is known as Divya Prabandha.
B
Compilation of Alvar Saints poetry/literature Tirumurai is called ''Tamil Veda''.
C
Both A & B
D
None of the above
Question 14
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was the author of
A
New India
B
Gita Rahasya
C
Discovery of India
D
India Wins Freedom
Question 15
Which of the following towns were seen by Hiuen Tsang as almost deserted?
  1. Kapilvastu
  2. Kusinagar
  3. Sravasti
  4. Tamralipti
Indicate the correct answer from the code given below
A
1, 2, 3
B
2, 3
C
1, 4
D
3, 4
Question 16
Gautam Buddha was the founder of
A
Sikhism
B
Hinduism
C
Jainism
D
Buddhism
There are 16 questions to complete.

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