Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 84

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following was not the likely purpose of the Great Bath in the citadel at Mohenjo-Daro?
A
Community bathing
B
Swimming exercises and water sports
C
Some elaborate ritual of vital importance, including a corporate social life
D
Storage of water to be used during drought or emergency
Question 2
What is the literal meaning of Bhakti?
A
Salvation
B
Prayer
C
Offer words of praise
D
None of the above
Question 3
Which of the following was the wonderful discovery made by Hippalus in A.D. 45, leading to increasing of trade with Rome?
A
The existence of the monsoon winds, blowing across the Indian Ocean
B
Fitting of sails to the ships
C
A shorter route for Rome to the eastern coast of India
D
Propelling of ship with mechanical aid
Question 4
Who among the following were official Congress negotiators with Cripps Mission?
A
Dr. Rajendra Prasad and Rafi Ahmed Kidwai
B
Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel
C
Pandit Nehru and Maulana Azad
D
Acharya J. B. Kripalani and C. Rajagopalachari
Question 5
The religious movements of Buddhism and Jainism were led by
A
Brahmins
B
Vaisyas
C
Sudras
D
Kshatriya Princes
Question 6
The Ancient Monuments Preservation Act was passed during the viceroyalty of
A
Curzon
B
Ripon
C
Dalhousie
D
Hastings
Question 7
The first political organisation established in India in 1838 was known as-
A
Settlers Association
B
Bengal British India Society
C
British India Society
D
Zamindary Association
Question 8
Who was the Viceroy when the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre took place?
A
Reading
B
Hardinge-II
C
Irwin
D
Chelmsford
Question 9
The National Liberal Federation was founded by
A
Motilal Nehru
B
S N Banerjee
C
Mrs Annie Besant
D
Abul Kalam Azad
Question 10
In his early days Shivaji moved with
A
Bhils
B
Santhals
C
Jat leaders
D
Mawali leaders
Question 11
Prussia was the strongest state of Germany before the unification was dominated by the
A
monarchs
B
landlords (Junkers)
C
lords
D
industrialists
Question 12
From 1885 to 1905 (the moderate phase of the INC) the object before the INC was
A
Only A and B above
B
wider employment of Indians in higher public services
C
self-government to India
D
establishment of representative institutions
Question 13
According to Brihaspati the grades of artisans were
A
Four
B
Two
C
Eight
D
Six
Question 14
Consider the following events
  1. Cornwallis Code
  2. North's Regulating Act
  3. Pitt's India Act
The correct chronological sequence of these events is
A
2, 1, 3
B
1, 2, 3
C
3, 2, 1
D
2, 3, 1
Question 15
In the 18th Century the Royal prerogative in the affairs of the East India Company was controlled by
A
The Parliament in England
B
The Secretary of State
C
The Viceroy's Council
D
The Indian Legislature
Question 16
Who had written the book ''Tuzuk-i-jahangiri''?
A
Mulla Daud
B
Abul fazal
C
Abdul Haq
D
Jahangir
There are 16 questions to complete.

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