Indian History MCQ-25

Indian History objective Questions for IES,CivilsPrelims,SSC,NDA , IndianAirfoce,CDS,TET,B.Ed.,DSC,APPSC,WBPSC,TNPSC Exams


Who among the following called the movements of Gandhiji as `political blackmail` ?

(A) Lord Chelmsford
(B) Lord Wavel
(C) Lord Linlithgow
(D) Lord Montague


Muslim League observed the `Direct Action Day` on—

(A) 12 August 1942
(B) 16 August 1943
(C) 16 August 1946
(D) 14 August 1947


Who among the following were responsible for the creation of Ratha monuments at Mamallapuram ?

(A) Cholas
(B) Pallavas
(C) Pandyas
(D) Chalukyas


Which of the following temples is considered as a wonder of rock-cut architecture ?

(A) Brihadisvara Temple — Tanjavur
(B) Lingaraja Temple — Bhubaneshwar
(C) Kailash Temple— Ellora
(D) Kandaria Mahadeva Temple — Khajuraho


Ruins of which of the following represent the old capital of Vijayanagar ?

(A) Ahmadnagar
(B) Bijapur
(C) Golconda
(D) Hampi


Which one of the following is not correctly matched ?

(A) Akbar`s Tomb —Sikandara
(B) Jahangir`s Tomb —Sahdara
(C) Tomb of Shaikh Salim Chishti —Fatehpur Sikri
(D) Tomb of Shaikh Nizamuddin Aulia —Ajmer


Which of the following was the birth place of Guru Nanak ?

(A) Amritsar
(B) Nabha
(C) Nankana
(D) Nander


Who among the following transformed the traditional Ganapati festival of Maharashtra into a national festival and gave it a political character ?

(A) Ramdas
(B) Shivaji
(C) Mahadev Govind Ranade
(D) Bal Gangadhar Tilak


Who among the following had founded the `Indian Society of Oriental Art` to revive ancient art traditions of India ?

(A) Abanindra Nath Tagore
(B) Nand Lal Bose
(C) Asit Kumar Haldhar
(D) Amrita Shergill


Who among the following was offered Membership of the Royal Asiatic Society of Paris ?

(A) Dadabhai Naoroji
(B) Michael Madhusudan Dutta
(C) Raja Rammohan Roy
(D) Vivekanand


The first University Chair of Sanskrit was founded in—

(A) England
(B) France
(C) Germany
(D) Russia


Who among the following had said `God intended me to look upon all religions with one eye that is why he took away the light from the other` ?

(A) Maharaja Ranjit Singh
(B) Maharaja Sher Singh
(C) Maharaja Dalip Singh
(D) None of the above


Who among the following deities is represented in art as holding a plough ?

(A) Krishna
(B) Balarama
(C) Kartikeya
(D) Maitreya


Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched ?

(A) Jawahar Lal Nehru —Hind Swaraj
(B) Maulana Abul Kalam

ad —India Wins Freedom
(C) Subhash Chandra Bose —Indian Struggle
(D) Lala Lajpat Rai —Unhappy India