Indian History MCQ-285


Seleukas was defeated by?

(A) Chandra Gupta Maurya

(B) Vikramaditya

(C) Chanakya

(D) None of the above


What was the name of writer of Bande Mataram?

(A) Rabindranath Tagore

(B) Bankimchandra Chatterjee

(C) sharat chandra chattopadhyay

(D) None of the above


Where did ‘Tebhega’ movement occurred in 1946?

(A) Maharashtra

(B) Tamil Nadu

(C) Karnataka

(D) Bengal


Which was the first occasion when our national song was sung for the first time?

(A) 1896 session of Indian National Congress

(B) 1857 revolt

(C) 1919 – Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

(D) None of the above


When Indian national Anthem was was first sung?

(A) August 15, 1947, Independence of Indian

(B) 1857 revolt

(C) December 27, 1951 Calcutta

(D) None of the Above


Where is situated the battlefield of Plassy?

(A) Punjab

(B) Haryana

(C) West Bengal

(D) Karnataka


In the third battle of Panipat, who defeated Marathas?

(A) Afghans

(B) Mughals

(C) British Army

(D) None of the Above


8. What was the name of Harsha’s Capital?

(A) Kannaauj

(B) Kanpur

(C) Lucknow

(D) Gaya


What was the name of the Chinese pilgrim who visited during the reign of Harshavardhana?

(A) Fahein

(B) Hiuen Tsang

(C) Hikaru

(D) None of the Above


Where did the formation of Azad Hind Fauj take Place?

(A) Thailand

(B) Singapore

(C) Russia

(D) Germany

The exploits of Samudragupta are recorded on a

(A) Mehrauli iron pillar inscription
(B) Allahabad iron pillar inscription
(C) Gaya copper plate inscription
(D) hathi gumpha inscription

Which of the following were probably pre-Aryan Tamil customs taken over and perpetuated into later times?

I. The tying of the tali at the marriage ceremony

II. The consumption of only the plainest food by the widows

III. The tonsure of widows

IV. The discarding of all ornaments by the widows

Choose the answer from the codes given as follows:

(A) I, II
(C) I, III
(D) 11,1V

The Jain scholar Jinasena was a contempo-. rary of who of the following?

(A) Pushyamitra Sunga
(B) Gautamiputra Satakarni
(C) Samudragupta
(D) Amoghavarsha

The dynasty of Balban was replaced by (

(A) theKhiljis
(B) theTughlaqs
(C) the Sayyids
(D) the Lodis