Indian History

1 What ruler is referred to as the ‘Mad Monarch’? A) Ashoka B) Akbar C) Mohammad bin Tughlaq D) Hyder Ali 2 The name by which Ashoka is generally referred to in his inscriptions is A) Priyadarsi B) Dharmadeva C) Chakravarti D) Dharmakirti 3 The Arab conquest of Sind took place in 712A.D. under the […]

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1 Which one of the following places was associated with Acharya Vinoba Bhave’s Bhoodan Movement at the beginning of the movement? A) Udaygiri B) Rapur C) Pochampalli D) Venkatagiri 2 The term ‘apabhramsa’ was used in medieval Sanskrit texts to denote A) outcastes among the Rajputs B) deviations from Vedic rituals C) early forms of […]

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1.Under which Indian emperor’s reign was the Jama Masjid in Delhi built? A)Jehangir B) Akbar C) Aurangzeb D) Shah Jahan 2 The crop which was not known to Vedic people is A) Tobacco B) Barely C) Rice D) Wheat 3 The most commonly used coin, during the Mauryan peroid, was A) Suvarna B) Kakini C) […]

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1 Which one of the following Indian languages does not have a Dravidian Origin ? A) Marathi B) Telugu C) Malayalam D) Kannada 2 Who of the following Prime Ministers sent Cripps Mission to India? A) Winston Churchill B) Neville Chamberlain C) Stanley Baldwin D) LordWavell 3 Who of the following kings was an ardent […]

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1 During the Mughal period, under the Zabti system, land revenue was assessed and was required to be paid A) in cash or kind B) only in cash C) only in kind D) by the Zamindar on the behalf of the peasants 2 During whose reign Mewar came to conclude peace treaty with Mughals ? […]

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1 In ancient peninsular India, who among the following assumed the title ?Vatapikonda?? A) Mayurasharman B) Narasimhavarman C) Pulakesi I D) Vikramaditya 2 The daughter of what general of Alexander’s army married Chandragupta Maurya? A) Ptolemaius B) Clitus C) Seleukos Nikator D) Diomedes 3 The name by which Ashoka is generally referred to his inscriptions […]

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1 Which Indian city was known in ancient times as ‘Saket’? A) Faizabad B) Allahabad C) Lucknow D) Patna 2 In which year was India’s capital shifted from Calcutta to Delhi? A) 1900 B) 1911 C) 1922 D) 1933 3 During whose reign did the apostle St.Thomas go to India to preach Christianity? A) Antialkidas […]

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1 Who among the fol lowing were official Congress negotiators with Cripps Mission? A) Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel B) Acharya J.B. Kripalani and C. Rajagopalachari C) Pandit Nehru and Maulana Azad D) Dr. Rajendra Prasad and Rafi Ahmed Kidwai 2 In the ‘Individual Satyagraha’, Vinoba Bhave was chosen as the first Satyagrahi. Who was […]

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1 Which Indian city was gifted by the Portuguese as dowry to Charles II, the King of England, when he got married to the sister of the King of Portugal in 1662? A) Mumbai B) Panaji C) Chennai D) Pondicherry 2 Who was the first royal convert to Buddhism? A) Chandragupta Maurya B) Ajatashatru C) […]

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1 The Council of the ‘Nine Gems’ is associated with A) Ballala Sena B) Harshavardhana C) Chandragupta II D) Devapala 2 Which factor influenced most to eliminate caste-system in India? A) Rationalism B) Liberal Education C) Job Opportunities D) Legislations 3 During the Indian Freedom Struggle, why did Rowlatt Act arouse popular indignation? A) It […]