Quiz 149 : Indian History for Civil Services Exams
2. Fa-Hien who came to visit India during Gupta Period had the main motive of ___________?
(A)establish trade relations between India and China
(B)Write a book on the life of Indian People
(C)Study the teachings of Gautam Buddha
3.Which among the following is best example of Vijaynagar Art?
4.On February 20, 1947, The British Government declared its intention to quit India by __________?
(A)August , 1947
5.By which charter act , Financial allocation for education was made for the first time?
(A)Charter Act 1773
(B)Charter Act 1793
(C)Charter Act 1813
6.Lord Wavell was the Viceroy of India at which of the following events?
(A)First session of Roundtable conference
(B)Cabinet Mission Plan
(C)Formation of Congress Ministries in the Provinces
7.First Round Table Conference was held during November 1930 January 1931. Who was Viceroy of India at that time?
8.Which among the following was a unit of Mughal Empire for the purpose of Administration and Revenue Collection?
9.Out of Capital of Akbar's Kingdom, Buland Darwaja , Panch Mahal and Akbar's Mausoleum , which are located at the same place?
(A) Panch Mahal and Akbar's Mausoleum
(B) Buland Darwaja , Panch Mahal and Akbar's Mausoleum
(C) Capital of Akbar's Kingdom, Buland Darwaja , Panch Mahal
10.There is no evidence of cultivation of which among the Barley , Sugarcane, Rice & Field pea at any of the sites of the Indus valley ?
(A)Sugarcane, Rice & Field pea
(B)Rice & Field pea
11.Evidence of a game which was very similar to chess was found at which of the following sites at Indus valley civilization?
(C)Mohen Jo dero
12.Bhogagamas were villages given by the Kings to his favorites in Pre Maurya Period particularly Purohitas (Priests) or some Setties (Big Merchants) for the purpose of __________?
13.Gandhar art is a combination of ____________ ?
(A)Indian Style + Greek Style
(B)Greek Style + Kushan Style
(C)Indian Style + Kushan Style
14.Satyagriha was started by Gandhi ji in 1919 to protest against the _____________?
(C)Act of 1909
15.Dandi March was from the ____________?
(A)Sabarmati Ashram to Dandi
(B)Dandi to Sabarmati Ashram
(C)Bardoli to Dandi
16.Gautamiputra Satakarni, the greatest of the Satavahana rulers, had expanded the Satavahana Empire and gained considerable prosperity due to his how many Aswamedha sacrifices?
17.Geet Govinda which is a work by Jaidev is in which language?
18.In 1818 Brahmo Samaj founder Rammohun Roy wrote a dissertation on meaning and importance of ________?
19.Who had became a member of the Brahmo Samaj in 1856 and founded his own breakaway "Brahmo Samaj of India" in 1866?
(B)Keshub Chunder Sen
(C)Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
20.What was used normally in the construction of Roya Houses during Mauryan period?
(B)Mud & Lime