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Indian history quiz 64

Question: The ancient civilization of Sumer flourished in a region, which is a part of the following country in the …

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Indian history quiz 63

Question: During whose period Al-Beruni came to India? 1. Mahmud Ghaznavi 2. Balban 3. Firoz Tughluq 4. Ibrahim Lodhi Answer: …

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Indian history quiz 62

Question: Who created the new state of Kashmir, indipendent of the Sikh Kingdom? 1. Gulab Singh 2. Ranbir Singh 3. …

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Indian history quiz 61

Question: Who authored Sanskrit play the ‘Mudrarakshasa’ ? 1. Kalidas 2. Banabhatta 3. Vishakhadatta 4. Bhavabhuti Answer: 4 Question: In …

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Question: Identify the famous ruler of the Gupta period 1. Kumaradevi 2. Rajyashri 3. Kuber-Naga 4. Prabhavati-Gupta Answer: 4 Question: …

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Question: How did Sultan Qutb-ud-din Aibak die? 1. He Was treacherously stabled to death by one of his ambitious nobles …

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Indian history quiz 65

Question: Who among the following had the longest tenure as the Prime Minister of India? 1. Morarji Desai 2. Charan …

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Indian history quiz 58

Question: Who among the following is known as the Morning Star of Indian Renaissance? 1. Ram Mohan Roy 2. Swami …

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Indian history quiz 57

Question: Which was the first among the following? 1. Doctrine of Lapse 2. Subsidiary Alliance 3. Permanent Settlement 4. Double …

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Indian history quiz 56

Question: Who was the first scholar to use the term “Indus Civilization”? 1. Rakhal Das Bannerji 2. John Marshall 3. …

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Indian history quiz 55

Question: Chola rulers were followers of- 1. Vaishnavism 2. Shaivism 3. Shaktism 4. Jainism Answer: 2 Question: When did Albaruni, …

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Question: When was the agreement to dismantle ‘Medium Range Missiles’ signed between former President Reagan of USA and erstwhile Soviet …

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Indian history quiz 53

Question: The constitution of India came into force on 1. 26 January 1952 2. 26 January 1950 3. 16 August …

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Indian history quiz 52

Question: The earliest evidence of agriculture in Indian sub-continent comes from- 1. Koldihwa 2. Lahuradeva 3. Mehargarh 4. Tokwa Answer: …

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Question: Which Indian nationalist leader looked upon a war between Germany and Britain as a godsend opportunity which would enable …

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Indian history quiz 50

Question: By which one of the following Acts did the Governor General of Bengal become the Governor General of India? …

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Question: Which one among the following is common to the Treaty of Yandaboo (1826), the Treaty of Salbai (1782) and …

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Question: The Bahmani Kingdom and Vijaynagar Empire clashed frequently over the territory of – 1. Warangal 2. Malabar 3. Madurai …

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Question: Bombay was taken over by the English India Company from- 1. The Dutch 2. The French 3. The Danish …

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Question: Which among the following statements regarding Lord Ripon’s plan for local self-government in India is/are correct? 1. The district …

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Question: The first Political Organization established in India in 1838 was known as – 1. British India Society 2. Bengal …

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Question: Gandhiji organised ‘Dandi March’ in 1930 to protest against 1. Imposition of tax on Salt 2. Atrocities on Minority …

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Indian history quiz 43

Question: In which one of the following Sessions was the Indian National Congress split into Moderates and Extremists? 1. Calcutta …

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Indian history quiz 42

Question: Which among the following dynasties had the strongest navy? 1. Chola 2. Pallava 3. Chalukya 4. Gupta Answer: 1 …

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Indian history quiz 41

Question: Who among the following has no role in the abolition of ‘Sati’ System ? 1. Mughal Emperor Akbar 2. …

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Indian history quiz 40

Question: The first translator of Mahabharata into Tamil was – 1. Bharavi 2. Sundaramurthi 3. Perundevanar 4. Kamban Answer: 3 …

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Question: In the Gupta age, Varahamihira wrote the famous book, Brihat Samhita. It was a treatise on- 1. Astronomy 2. …

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Indian history quiz 38

Question: Who introduced Kaulinya system in Bengal? 1. Gopala 2. Ballal Sen 3. Lakshanasen 4. Dharmapala Answer: 2 Question: Who …

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Question: ‘Buddha’ means 1. The Enlightened one The Enlightened one 2. The Religious Preacher 3. Economic growth 4. Moral Purity …

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Question: The famous Kailash temple at Ellora was built by which of the following kings? 1. Vikramaditya I, the Chalukya …

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Indian history quiz 35

Question: Buddha, Dhamma and Sangha together are known as 1. Triratna 2. Trivargu 3. Trisarga 4. Trimurti Answer: 1 Question: …

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Question: The Grand Trunk Road was originally built by – 1. Sher Shah 2. Akbar 3. Aurangzeb 4. Allauddin Khilji …

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Indian history quiz 33

Question: Government of India calendars show dates both in Christian era (AD) and Saka era. In which year did the …

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Indian history quiz 32

Question: The first writer to use Urdu as the medium of poetic expression was – 1. Aamir Khusrau 2. Mirza …

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Indian history quiz 31

Question: The first Battle of Panipat was fought between the forces of 1. Akbar and Hemu 2. Abdali and the …

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Indian history quiz 30

Question: After the Revolt of 1857, the British recruited Indian soldiers mostly from the – 1. Brahmins of U.P. and …

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Question: Who among the following is regarded as responsible for the firm reestablishment of the Mughal rule in Hindustan in …

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Indian history quiz 28

Question: The remains of the Vijayanagar empire can be found in – 1. Bijapur 2. Golconda 3. Hampi 4. Boroda …

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Indian history quiz 27

Question: The Congress split into moderates and extremist in – 1. 1906 2. 1905 3. 1907 4. 1908 Answer: 3 …

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Question: Mahavira was born in the royal family of the – 1. Sakyas 2. Kshatriyas 3. Licchavis 4. Satavahanas Answer: …

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