Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 51

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Indicate the importance of the treaty of Amritsar (1809) signed between Ranjit Singh and the English?
A
It marked the beginning of an era of peace and prosperity in the Punjab
B
It helped Ranjit Singh in realising his ambition of conquering Multan, Kashmir, Ladakh and Peshawar
C
It recognised the power of the British as the political limit of Ranjit Singh's policy of expansion
D
It made him the undisputed master of all the Sikhs
Question 2
The first Muslim expedition to India took place in
A
720 A.D.
B
718 A.D.
C
712 A.D.
D
716 A.D.
Question 3
The Battle of Buxar fought between...
A
Akbar II, the Nawab of Bengal and the Marathas
B
The English, the Nawab of Bengal and the French
C
Akbar II, the Nawab of Bengal and Nawab of Oudh
D
Mir Kasim, the Nawab of Bengal, Nawab of Oudh and Shah Alam II, The Mughal Emperor
Question 4
In which month Quit India Movement of 1942 started?
A
January
B
July
C
December
D
August
Question 5
An important part of the eastern court during the Gupta period was
A
Sopara
B
Tamralipti
C
Broach
D
Kalyan
Question 6
The achievements of Samudragupta have been chronicled in the
A
Hathigumpha inscription
B
Sarnath inscription
C
Girnar inscription
D
Allahabad pillar inscription
Question 7
Which Queen of Jahangir had committed suicide by consuming poison?
A
Harkhabai
B
Jodhpuri Begam
C
Manmati
D
Zeb-un-nisa
Question 8
Who was the Governor General of India when the Indian National Congress was formed?
A
Lord Chelmsford
B
Lord Dalhousie
C
Lord Dufferin
D
None of these
Question 9
Which of the following cult was popularised by Chaitanya?
A
Shiva Cult
B
Krishna Cult
C
Eknathwad
D
All of the above
Question 10
Who estimated the Indian National Income and criticized the constant drain of wealth from India to England?
A
Tilak
B
Dada bhai Naoroji
C
Gokhale
D
Ghandi
Question 11
The 'Hero of Plassey' was
A
Dupleix
B
Shuja-ud-Daulah
C
Warren Hastings
D
Clive
Question 12
Who was the President of the 'Flag Committee'?
A
B. R. Ambedkar
B
K. M. Munshi
C
D. P. Khetan
D
J. B. Kriplani
Question 13
In the medieval period, Indian painting reached a high degree of perfection during the reign of
A
Firoz Tughlaq
B
Aurangzeb
C
Jehangir
D
Sher Shah
Question 14
Who among the following had the title 'Amoghavarsha'?
A
Munja Paramara
B
Rajendra Chola
C
Govinda Chandra Gahadavala
D
None of these
Question 15
The significance of the Bengal Regulation of 1793 lies in the fact that
A
It provided for the establishment of the Supreme court
B
It accommodated the personal laws of Hindus and Muslims
C
It provided for the appointment of the Indian Law Commission
D
It restricted the application of English law to Englishmen only
Question 16
The discriminatory Jizya tax was abolished by
A
Akbar
B
Muhammad-bin-Tughluq
C
Babar
D
Sher Shah
There are 16 questions to complete.

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