Indian History MCQ-274

Who of the following Sultans of Delhi Sultanate gave a government class or an official nobility to the Sultanate called Chahalgani?

(A) Sultana Raziya
(B) Balban
(C) Qutubuddin Aibak
(D) Iltutmish

The Mughal emperor who gave permission to the British to establish their trading centre at Surat was

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

Who among the following did not contribute to Sanskrit grammar?

(A) Panini
(B) Katyayana
(C) Patanjali
(D) Auasani Peddana

Who was the following was the first Indian King who accepted the system of the Subsidiary Alliance introduced by Lord Wellesley?

(A) The king of Satara
(B) The Nizam of Hyderabad
(C) The king of Sambhalpur
(D) The Nawab of Oudh

The last king of the line of imperial Mauryas was

(A) Brihadratha
(B) Kunala
(C) Sampadi or Samprati
(D) Salisuka

3. Match List I with List II

List I –List II

A. Sutudri 1. Ravi

B. Vipasa 2. Beas

C. Parushni 3. Jhelum

D. Vitasta 4. Chenab

E. Asikani 5. Sutlej



(A) 4 5 3 2 1
(B) 3 14 2 5
(C) 1 32 5 4
(D) 5 2 1 3 4

Who of the following had not taken part in Kakori conspiracy?

(A) Sachindranath Sanyal
(B) Ram Prasad Bismil
(C) Rajendra Lahiri
(D) Kedarnath Sehgal

In order to advance the cause of English education in India, who among the following introduced the regulation that all public services were to be filled by an open competitive examination held by the Council of Education, preference being given to the knowledge of English?

(A) Lord Wellesley
(B) Lord William Bentinck
(C) Lord Hardinge
(D) Lord Dalhousie

Which of the following is an example of Mauryan art?

(A) Image of Nara-Narayana in the temple at Deogarh
(B) Terracotta figures found at Ter
(C) The panel showing Mahakapi Jataka at Bharhut
(D) Bull capital, Rampurva

Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

(A) Chedi-Asmaka
(B) Kuru-Panchala
(C) Kasi-Kosala
(D) Matsya-Surasena

The Indian design of the colossal structure of Akbar’s mausoleum at Sikandara was inspired by

(A) Jain Temple architecture
(B) Buddhist Viharas
(C) Rajput architecture
(D) none of the above