Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 79

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
The first Grammarian of the Sanakrit language was
A
Maitreyi
B
Panini
C
Kalidasa
D
Kalhana
Question 2
The later Mughal King, popularly known as Shah-i-Bekhabar (the Heedless King), was
A
Jahandar Shah
B
Muhammad Shah
C
Shah Alam I
D
Bahadur Shah
Question 3
The author of Natyashastra was
A
Vasumitra
B
Bhasa
C
Asvagbosa
D
Nagarjuna
Question 4
Indian people had faced high rate of inflation during 1918-1939 due to
A
Lack of industries
B
Exported food grains a lot
C
Exported the cotton and wool
D
First world war
Question 5
Which is the most accepted date of the composition of the Rigveda?
A
About 4500 BC
B
1500 BC
C
1500 BC to 1000 BC
D
1000 BC
Question 6
Which book of the later Vedic age divides the country into five parts?
A
Atharva Veda
B
Isa Upanishad
C
Aitreya Brahmana
D
Satapatha Brahmana
Question 7
On what basis is it held that on the east the province of Vanga (part of modern Bengal) formed part of the Mauryan empire?
A
Buddhist traditions associate Ashoka with propagation of Buddhism in Bengal
B
Discovery of Ashokan edicts in this part of Bengal
C
Megasthenes' Indica mentions Chandragupta's conquest of the region
D
Tamralipti, the principal port of the area, was one of the most important maritime centres during the Mauryan period
Question 8
???Manusmriti' regards the reign lying between-the rivers Sarasvati and Drishadwati as
A
Madhya Desa
B
Aryavarta
C
Brahmashri Desa
D
Brahanwarta
Question 9
Who built ''Brihadeshwara Temple''
A
Ashok
B
Raja Raja I
C
Rajendra Chola
D
None of these
Question 10
The Poona Sarvajanik Sabha was used by Tilak to popularise
A
The demand for social reforms
B
The legal rights of ryots in a famine situation
C
Civil Disobedience Movement
D
The Swadeshi Movement in the Bombay Province
Question 11
The Hindu social sacraments such as marriage etc. are performed on the basis of the rituals described in the
A
Upanishad
B
Rigveda
C
Grihyasutras
D
Yajurveda
Question 12
Which court was considered as the highest criminal court of appeal during East India Company?
A
Sadar Diwani
B
Provincial Court
C
Sadar Nizamat
D
Circuit Court
Question 13
Hemu, whom Akbar defeated In the Second Battle of Panipat (1556), was
A
Prime Minister of Rana Udai Singh of Mewar
B
Minister of Sikandar Shah Suri
C
Minister of Muhammad Adil Shah
D
Ruler of Rewari
Question 14
The Objective of Non-alignment of India's foreign policy means
A
To judge every international issue on its own merit
B
Not to help any country
C
To stand in isolation from world affairs
D
To interfere in the internal matters of a country
Question 15
Which of the following leader is not correctly matched with their association/party/ books/ newspaper?
A
M. K. Gandhi: Gitanjali
B
Rabindranath Tagore: Patrika
C
Devendranath Tagore: Young India
D
B.G. Tilak: Kesari
Question 16
With reference to Buddhist history, tradition and culture in India, consider the following pairs: Famous shrine Location
  1. Tabo monastery and: Spiti Valley temple complex
  2. Lhotsava Lhakhang: Zanskar Valley temple, Nako
  3. Alchi temple complex: Ladakh
Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?
A
1 only
B
1, 2 and 3
C
2 and 3 only
D
1 and 3 only
There are 16 questions to complete.

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