Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 36

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Japan's earliest neolithic culture was the:
A
Yin.
B
Jomon.
C
Han.
D
Hoabinhian.
Question 2
The custom 'Santhara' is related to which of the following sects?
A
Jain
B
Vaishnava
C
Sakta
D
Saiva
Question 3
Which one of the following is the most fundamental difference between Mahayana Buddhism and Hinayana Buddhism?
A
Casteless society
B
Worship of gods and goddesses
C
Emphasis on ahimsa
D
Worship of stupa
Question 4
The Cabinet Mission Which arrived Delhi in 1946 was headed by
A
Lord Pethrick Lawrence
B
Sir Stafford Cripps
C
Lord Attlee
D
A V Alexander
Question 5
Kandariya Mahadeva Temple of the Medieval India is dedicated to which Lord?
A
Ram
B
Vishnu
C
Shiva
D
Brahma
Question 6
The Radcliffe Committee was appointed to
A
give effect to the Independence Bill
B
delimit the boundaries between India and Pakistan
C
solve the problem of minorities in India
D
enquire into the riots in East Bengal
Question 7
The Working Committee of the Congress passed the Quit India resolution on
A
June 30, 1942
B
August 8, 1942
C
August 10, 1942
D
July 14, 1942
Question 8
The Constituent Assembly was formed on the recommendations of the
A
Cabinet Mission Plan
B
Government of India Act, 1935
C
Mountbatten Plan
D
Cripps Mission
Question 9
Commissioners for the Affairs of India were known as
A
Board of Control
B
Board of Directors
C
Board of Merchants
D
Court of Directors
Question 10
Which new department was started by Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq for the development of agriculture?
A
Diwan-i-Risalat
B
Diwan-i-Ashraf
C
Diwan-i-Mustkharaz
D
Diwan-i-Kohi
Question 11
Which one of the following assemblies was also called Narishta meaning a resolution that cannot be broken?
A
Sabha
B
Vidhata
C
Gana
D
Samiti
Question 12
Who among the following is known as 'the liberator of the press'?
A
Lord Minto
B
William Jones
C
Wellesley
D
Sir Charles Metcalfe
Question 13
Which of the following was not one of the tools and implements used by Indus Valley people?
A
Grindings stones for flouring wheat, pestles and querns
B
Sickles and plough
C
Needles and razors
D
Forks and spoons
Question 14
With reference to the Revolt of 1857, who of the following laid siege to Jhansi in March 1858?
A
Major General Wyndham
B
Major-General Havelock
C
Sir Hugh Rose
D
Sir Colin Campbell
Question 15
Consider the following events:
  1. Annexation of Udaipur
  2. Annexation of Jhansi
  3. Annexation of Punjab
  4. Annexation of Oudh
The correct chronological sequence of these event is:
A
2-1-3-4
B
3-1-2-4
C
3-4-2-1
D
2-4-3-1
Question 16
The Rajarajeshvar temple was constructed by
A
Parantaka Chola
B
Mahendra Vermana Pahallava
C
Rajaraja Chola
D
Aditya Cholas
There are 16 questions to complete.

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