Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 361

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Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Almost all the people of Indus Valley Civilization were:
A
Proto-Austroloid
B
Nordic
C
Mediterranean
D
Nigroid
Question 2
Belief in reincarnation probably began with....... civilization.
A
Harappan
B
Kushan
C
Aryan
D
Mauryan
Question 3
Why were Tilak and others imprisoned in 1897?
A
They broke the salt tax law.
B
They refused to attend the court trail presided by a British judge.
C
They violated the terms of the Arms Act.
D
Their speeches and writings were directed towards creating hostile feelings towards the British government.
Question 4
Who among the following took a greater interest in laying out gardens than others?
A
Jahangir
B
Akbar
C
Humayun
D
Babur
Question 5
Which agricultural product did not attract the British people?
A
Coffee
B
Cotton
C
Indigo
D
Tea
Question 6
The Second International fought against
A
imperialism
B
exploitation
C
wars
D
colonialism
Question 7
Bimbisara was the founder of which one of the following dynasties?
A
Maurya
B
Haryanka
C
Nanda
D
Shunga
Question 8
The staple food of the Vedic Aryan was
A
vegetables and fruits
B
milk and its products
C
rice and pulses
D
Barley and rice
Question 9
The concept of Eight-Cold Path forms the theme of
A
Dharmachakrapravartana Sutta
B
Divyavadana
C
Dipavamsa
D
Mahaparinibban Sutta
Question 10
The greatest work of the Tamil literature of the Sanfam age
A
Thirukural
B
Tholkappiyam
C
Pathittupath
D
All of the above
Question 11
The most famous Indo-Greek ruler to rule over India, noted for his justice and popularity with his subjects, was
A
Menander
B
Demetrios
C
Eukratides
D
Rudradaman
Question 12
The last in succession of Jaina Tirthankaras was
A
Mahavira
B
Rishabha
C
Parsvanatha
D
Manisubrata
Question 13
Which of the following does not represent an important source material for the Mauryan period?
A
Foreign accounts
B
Epigraphic sources
C
Literary works
D
Numismatic evidence
Question 14
Kaivalya means
A
Omniscience
B
Followers of Buddhism
C
Followers of Jainism
D
Omnipresent
Question 15
Which of the following Jain doctrines is considered as the origin of Mahavira?
A
Non-stealing
B
Sexual continence (BRAHMACHARYA)
C
Truth
D
Non-Violence
Question 16
Whom did the Lingayats worship?
A
Ganesha
B
Shiva
C
Surya
D
Vishnu
There are 16 questions to complete.

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