Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 337

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Consider the following statement (s) related to the administrative causes of 1857 revolt.
  1. Deprivation of the traditional ruling classes of their luxury due to the establishment of the company's suzerainty over the Indian states;
  2. Introduction of new and revenue system which snatched the land from cultivator and gave it to the moneylender or traitor.
  3. Lord Canning's announcement to that Mughals would lose the title of King and be mere Princess.
Which is/are correct statement(s)?
A
Only I
B
Only II
C
Both I and II
D
Both I and III
Question 2
Sankara was a...... saint.
A
Bhakti
B
Sufi
C
Jaina
D
Buddhist
Question 3
Indian Napoleon was
A
Skanda Gupta
B
Samudra Gupta
C
Chandra Gupta
D
Chandra Gupta I
Question 4
Minhaj-ua-Siraj was a
A
merchant
B
poet
C
historian
D
musician
Question 5
Which of the following were donated by the term Kutumbin occurring in epigraphical source?
  1. Landowners
  2. Artisans
  3. Kinsmen of rural officials
  4. Category of persons sometimes transferred with land
A
1 & 3
B
2, 3 & 4
C
l & 4
D
l, 2 & 3
Question 6
Find out the features of Bhakti Movement: I. Condemnation of rituals, ceremonies and blind faith II. Rejection of idol worship by many saints Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?
A
I only
B
II only
C
Both I and II
D
Neither I nor II
Question 7
William Digbey, a British Writer had calculated that the number of who died during famines from 1854 to 1901 was almost over
A
32853000
B
28825000
C
305500
D
30575000
Question 8
Who exhorted people to give up selfishness, falsehood and hypocrisy and to lead a life of truth, honesty and kindness?
A
Vallabhacharya
B
Guru Nanak
C
Kabir
D
Nimbarka
Question 9
Who among the following rulers was first to embrace Buddhism?
A
Bindusara
B
Ashoka
C
Bimbisara
D
Ajatsatru
Question 10
The office of Governor-General of India was created by the
A
Government of India Act, 1858
B
Charter Act, 1833
C
Government of India Act, 1833
D
Charter Act, 1813
Question 11
Consider the following statements about the Ahmedabad Mill Strike of 1918
  1. It was related to a dispute between the workers and the European mill owners regarding hours of work.
  2. Gandhiji advised the workers to go on strike.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
A
Only 1
B
Only 2
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 12
Outside India, Buddhism was first accepted in
A
Japan
B
Tibet
C
China
D
Sri Lanka
Question 13
Who was the moving spirit behind the oganization of the Ghadar Party?
A
Lala Hardayal
B
V D Savarkar
C
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
D
Mahatma Gandhi
Question 14
The temple of Konark was built by Narasimha of the
A
Ganga Administration
B
Maratha Administration
C
Vijayanagar Administration
D
Chola Administration
Question 15
Which of the following statement is not correct about The French East India Company?
A
The French East India Company was formed in 1764 AD
B
They established their first company in Surat
C
The French East India Company took hold of Yanam in 1723 AD, Mahe on Malabar Coast in 1725 AD and Karaikal in 1739 AD
D
The French East India Company was formed during the reign of King Louis XIV
Question 16
By the Act of 1858, the powers of the Board of Control and the Court of Directors were transferred to........
A
Commander-in-Chief
B
Viceroy
C
Parliament
D
The Secretary of State
There are 16 questions to complete.

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