Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 70

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The Rig Veda consists of
A
1000 hymns
B
1028 hymns
C
2000 hymns
D
500 hymns
Question 2
Arrange the following dynasties in chronological order in terms of their arrival in India
  1. Sakas
  2. Indo-Greeks
  3. Parthians
  4. Kushanas
Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:
A
1, 3, 4 and 2
B
1, 2, 3 and 4
C
2, 3, 1 and 4
D
2, 1, 3 and 4
Question 3
Excepting two Jaina Tirthankaras, all the others mentioned in tradition are mythical. The two exceptions include
A
Shantinatha and Adinath
B
Shantinatha and Vardhamana
C
Parsvanath and Vardhamana
D
Parsvanath and Adinath
Question 4
Vishvambhara Mishra was the original name of
A
Shankaracharya
B
Guru Nanak
C
Chaitanya Maha Prabhu
D
Kabir
Question 5
The officer responsible for the safe custody of land records during the Gupta period was known as
A
Shaulkika
B
Samaharta
C
Karanika
D
Dhruvadhikarana
Question 6
Which of the following Bhakti sect founded by Birbhan and their religious granth is revered like the Granth of the Sikhs?
A
Satnamis
B
Vaishanavism
C
Shaivism
D
Pothi
Question 7
The crop which does not seem to have been known to the people of the Harappan culture is
A
Rice
B
Barley
C
Cotton
D
Ragi
Question 8
Who is the most important God in Rigveda?
A
Indra
B
Varun
C
Agni
D
Vishnu
Question 9
Kanva dynasty was established by
A
Kadphises
B
Nagarjuna
C
Vasudeva
D
Rudradaman
Question 10
Identify the temple, from among the Following, that was built by the Rashtrakutas?
A
The Shiva Temple, Ellora
B
The Channakeshava temple, Batur
C
The Kailash temple, Mahabalipuram
D
The Surya Temple, Konark
Question 11
The founder of the Mughal Empire was:
A
Jahan.
B
Babur.
C
Lodi.
D
Akbar.
Question 12
Which of the following statements are true with regard to Alauddin Khilji?
  1. He restructured the agrarian system to maintain his army and to stabilise his political power.
  2. He forbade his nobles from taking wine.
  3. All pensions and endowments were appropriated to the state.
  4. He declared that he would be the king of the Hindus in the same way as he was of the Muslims.
Which of the above is/are true?
A
1 and 2
B
1, 2 and 3
C
1, 2 and 4
D
2 and 4
Question 13
Who of the following adopted 'Garuda' as dynastic emblem after the imperial Guptas?
A
Shilaharas
B
Western Chalukyas
C
Chedis
D
Rashtrakutas
Question 14
Which of the following was not the saint of Varkari sect?
A
Tukaram
B
Namdev
C
Eknath
D
Kabir
Question 15
The Harappan Civilisation achieved far greater advancement than Sumer, Elam etc. on account of its
A
weights and measures
B
seals and figures
C
town planning
D
metal working
Question 16
The first President of the Ghadar Party-founded in 1913 in USA-was
A
Sohan Singh Bhakna
B
Sardar Ajit Singh
C
Lata Hardayal
D
Bhai Parmanand
There are 16 questions to complete.

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