Civils History MCQ-15

Indian History MCQ Civils Prelims,MPSC,UPPSC,rpsc,KPSC,SSC,TNPSC

Barbosa a Portuguese traveler visited south India under the regin of

(A) Vijyanagaram
(B) Cholas
(C) Pallavas
(D) Firoz Shan

consider the following statements
1. Surat in Gujarat was the emporium of western trade during the Mughal period along with Cambay(persent day Khambat) and some what later Ahmedabad
2. Surat was the gate way for trade with west Asia via the Gulf of Ormuz
3. Surat has also been called the gate to meeca
Which of these statement given above is/are correct
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(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 3
(D) 3. 1,2and 3

consider the following statements
1. The word India comes from the Indus called Sindhu in Sarskarit
2. The Iranians and the Greeks called it the Hindos or the river was called Indian
3. The name Bharta was used for a group of people who lived in the north west and who are mentioned in the reg-veda
Which of these statement given above is/are correct
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(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 1 and 2
(D) 1, 2 and 3

consider the following statements
1. The word paleolithi comes from the greek word
2. The importances lies in the finds of stone tools
3. The Paleolithic Period extends from 2 million years ago to about 12,000 years ago.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct
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(A) 1 only
(B) 2 2 only
(C) 1and 2 only
(D) 1,2and 3

consider the following statements
1. The frist animal to be tamed was horse
The frist animal to be tamed was the ancestor of the dog.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct
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(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1and 2 only
(D) ntiher 1 nor 2

Archaelogists have fount traces of huts or houses at some sites in Burzahom people built pit-house which were dug into the ground with steps leading into them.Burzahom is now situated in

(A) Panjab
(B) Odiha
(C) Harayana
(D) Kashmir

consider the following statements regariding harrapan people trade contacts
1. The harapan probably got copper from present-day Rajasthan and even from Oman in West Asia
2. Tin may have been brought from present day Afghanistan and Iran
3. Precious stones from present day Gujarat Iran and Afghanistan
Which of the statements given above is/are correct
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(A) 1 only
(B) 1 and 3 only
(C) 2 only
(D) 1,2 and 3

Unlike some of the other harapan cities which one of the following harapan cities divided into three parts?

(A) Lothal
(B) Hissar
(C) Mohenjo-Daro
(D) Dholavira

consider the following statements
1.the oldest veda is the Rig veda composed about 3500 years ago
2. the Rig veda includes more than a thousand hymns called Sukta well-said
2 THE Rig-Veda includes more than thousand hymns, called sukta or “well-said “
3 some of the hymns in the Rig-veda are in the form of dialogues
4 These hymna in praise of lord ‘Vishnu’ and ‘Shiva’
Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?

(A) 1and 4
(B) 1,2 and 3 only
(C) 2 and 4 only
(D) 1,2 and 3

consider the following statements
1. Sanskrit is a part of a family of languages Know as Dravidian family:
2 The languages spoken in Jharkhand and parts of central India belong to the Austro-Asiatic family
Which of the statements given above is/are correct
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(A) 1 onlt
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 2
(D) neighter1nor 2

consider the following statements
1. Magadha became the most important mahajanapada in about two hundred years .Many rivers fiowed through Mgadha making the land fertile.
2. There were iron ore mines in the region that could be tapped to make strong tools and weapons
Which of the statements given above is/are correct
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(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 2 both
(D) neither 1 nor 2

Rajagriha (present-day Rajgir ) in Bihar was the capital of Magadha for several years .Later the capital was shifted to

(A) Pataliputra
(B) Taxila
(C) Vaishali
(D) Ujjain

The Budda taught in the language of the ordinary people, so that everybody could understand his massage. Which one among the following language in which he taught ?

(A) Prakrit
(B) Pali
(C) Brahmi
(D) Khroshti

consider the following statements
1. The Buddh Belonghed to a small gana known as the Sakya gana
2. Mahavira was a Kshatriya prince of the LIchchhavis a group that was part of the Vajji Sangha
Which of the statements given above is/are correct
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(A) 1 oniy
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

consider the following statements
1. Fllowers of Mahavira who known as Jainis
2. They had to lead very simple livesbegging for food.Also they had to observe celibary.And men had to give up everything including their clothes
Which of the statements given above is/are correct
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(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

Around the time when Jainism and Buddhism were becoming popular Brahmins developed the system of the ashramas.Which one of is their correct order to follow?

(A) Vanaprastha samnyasa brahmacharya grthastha
(B) samnyasa Vanaprastha grthastha brahmacharya
(C) brahmacharya grthastha Vanaprastha and samnyasa
(D) grthastha Vanaprastha brahmacharya and samnyasa