Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 32

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Whose painting style was an immediate inspiration at the time of Babur's conquest of Delhi?
A
Mansur
B
Miskin
C
Sayyid Ali
D
Bihzad
Question 2
After the initial success of the Revolt of 1857, the objective for Which the leaders of the Revolt worked was
A
to form a Federation of Indian States under the aegis of Bahadur Shah II
B
to restore the former glory to the Mughal empire
C
elimination of foreign rule and return of the old order
D
each leader wanted to establish his own power in his respective region
Question 3
The word Mohanjedaro in Sindi Language means
A
Excavation
B
Culture
C
Mount of dead
D
Knowledge
Question 4
Which is the oldest known civilization in India?
A
Vedic
B
Eipc
C
Puranic
D
Indus Valley
Question 5
Who wrote Ashtadhyayi?
A
Katyayana
B
Panini
C
Bharatha
D
Jayadeva
Question 6
What prompted the British Government to arrest Gandhi and get him convicted after the suspension of the Non-cooperation movement?
A
It wanted to save Gandhi from public disgrace for suspending the movement
B
It wanted to ensure that there was no resurgence of the movement
C
It wanted to create terror in the hearts of other nationalists
D
It took advantage of the division among the nationalist forces caused by the suspension of the Noncooperation Movement.
Question 7
Consider the following pairs
  1. Settlement site: Chirand
  2. Grave site: Porkalam
  3. Settlement and Grave site: Piklihal
Which of these pairs are correctly matched?
A
2 and 3
B
1, 2 and 3
C
1 and 3
D
1 and 2
Question 8
Which metal was not known to Harappan people?
A
Tin
B
Iron
C
Copper
D
Gold and Silver
Question 9
During the period of Hiuen Tsang's visit, the city most famous for the production of cotton cloth was
A
Ujjain
B
Benaras
C
Mathura
D
Pataliptura
Question 10
The institution of varna appeared in the
A
Rigvedic period
B
Period of consolidation of text of the Mahabharata
C
Period of the Manava Dharm Shastra
D
Later Vedic period
Question 11
The Rigvedic king did not maintain an administrative machinery because
A
The Rigvedic economy was not suitable to it
B
The social structure was not in accordance
C
The kingship was not hereditary
D
The king did not wish to have so
Question 12
Which of the following charter act ended the monopoly of the trade of East India Company with China and sea route also?
A
The charter Act, 1813 AD
B
Pitt's India Act, AD 1784
C
Charter Act, 1833 AD
D
The Regulating Act, AD 1773
Question 13
Which among the following did not emerge as a new social class during the British rule in agrarian areas?
A
Bourgeoise farm holders
B
Absentee landlords
C
Zamindars
D
Tenants under zamindars and absentee landlords
Question 14
The British Governor General and Viceroy who served for the longest period in India was
A
Lord Dalhousie
B
Lord Linlithgow
C
Lord Irwin
D
Lord Curzon
Question 15
Which one of the following pairs of persons and events is correctly matched?
A
Bukka I: Conquest of Madurai
B
Rama Ray: Battle of Raichur
C
Krishnadeva Battle of Rakkas Ray Tangadi
D
Tirumala Ray: Transfer of capital to Vellore
Question 16
Prince Khurram was given the title of
A
Sher Afghan
B
Sher Khan
C
Shah Jahan
D
Kavi Rai
There are 16 questions to complete.

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