Indian History MCQ-280

The number of wives of which of the following Mughal rulers “fell short even of the Quaranic allowance of four”?

(A) Akbar
(B) Aurangzeb
(C) Jahangir
(D) Humayun

In which of the sessions Congress demanded for complete freedom (Purna Swaraya)?

(A) Lahore
(B) Bombay
(C) Karachi
(D) Calcutta

Which of the following is the correct chronological order of the following dynasties?

(A) Mauryas, Nandas, Kushanas, Guptas
(B) Guptas, Kushanas, Nandas, Mauryas
(C) Nandas, Mauryas, Kushanas, Guptas
(D) Kushanas, Guptas, Mauryas, Nandas

Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched?

(A) Harappa – Dockyard
(B) Lothal – Temple-like structure
(C) Surkotada – Horse remains
(D) Mohenjodaro – ‘FT Cemetery

Which of the following is not compulsory to every Vedic Aryan?

(A) Tapa
(B) Dana
(C) Adhyayana
(D) Yajna

The steps taken by Sher Shah for peace and security measures included……

(A) Re-organization of police department
(B) The policy of police department was based on the local responsibilities.
(C) Special spies were arranged to look into the police.
(D) All of the following

Which of the following Satyagraha is termed as Delhi Chalo Satyagraha?

(A) Salt Satyagraha
(B) Quit India Movement
(C) The Individual Satyagraha
(D) Bardoli Satyagraha

Kautilya’s Arthashastra is a great treatise on

(A) economic policy
(B) ethics
(C) morality
(D) statecraft

Which of the following statements about Krishnadeva Raya is not correct?

(A) He was a great warrior and an able administrator
(B) He was the last great Hindu king of Southern India
(C) He was a very learned person
(D) He was the founder of the Vijayanagar kingdom

Shivaji’s coronation took place in

(A) 1670 AD
(B) 1672 AD
(C) 1674 AD
(D) 1676 AD

Who of the following Viceroys got concurrence of the British Government to convene Round Table Conference with a view to pass the resolution to grant India a dominion state?

(A) Lord Irwin
(B) Lord Linlithgow
(C) Lord Willington
(D) Lord Dufferin

Most of the buildings of Fatehpur sikri are built with

(A) red stone
(B) marble
(C) brick
(D) limestone