Daily GK Quiz-9: Indian History for SSC Examinations

1.

Jorwe culture, a Chalcolithic culture, was first discovered in which of the following states of India?

[A] Maharashtra
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Gujarat
[D] Jammu & Kashmir

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2.

At which of the following Harappan sites, terracotta female figures were discovered?

[A] Mohenjo-daro
[B] Kot Bala
[C] Kot Diji
[D] Khirasara

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3.

The Neolithic sites Kuchai and Golbai Sasan are located in which Indian state?

[A] Maharashtra
[B] Bihar
[C] Odisha
[D] Madhya Pradesh

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4.

The Nitisara of Kamandaka, also known as the Kamandakiya-Nitisara, was composed during the period of:

[A] Satavahana dynasty
[B] Gupta dynasty
[C] Kalachuri dynasty
[D] Nanda dynasty

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5.

Kamal-ud-Din Abd-ur-Razzaq ibn Ishaq Samarqandi, a Persian Islamic Scholar, visited which Indian city during early 1440s?

[A] Surat
[B] Calicut
[C] Chennai
[D] Chinsurah

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6.

Which of the following rulers earned the title of Purvapaschima Samudradhishavara?

[A] Samudragupta
[B] Karikala Chola

[C] Harihara I
[D] Parantaka-I

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7.

Which of the following rulers died in the Kalinjar Fort situated in the Baghelkhand region of central India?

[A] Mahmud of Ghazni
[B] Sher Shah Suri
[C] Humayun
[D] Jahangir

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8.

The Treaty of Seringapatam is associated with which of the following wars?

[A] Second Anglo-Maratha War
[B] Third Anglo-Mysore War
[C] Third Anglo-Maratha War
[D] Fourth Anglo–Mysore War

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9.

Which of the following statements is incorrect about the Poona Pact?

[A] It was the agreement between Jawaharlal Nehru and Dr. B R. Ambedkar
[B] The depressed classes agreed to adhere to the principle of Joint Electorate
[C] Seats were to be allotted to the depressed classes in the provincial legislatures
[D] It provided for adequate representation of the depressed classes in the civil services

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10.

Mahad Satyagraha was led by:

[A] Mahatma Gandhi
[B] Dr. B. R. Ambedkar
[C] Acharya Vinoba Bhave
[D] Bal Gangadhar Tilak

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