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HISTORY ENGLISH
  • 1. Which of the following treaties
    brought an end to the independent
    existence of Peshwa Baji
    Rao II ?

  • 2. Where are the mortal remains of
    St. Francis Xavier housed?

  • 3. ……………… city was found in 7 layers which indicates that it was rebuilt 7 times mostly due to the flooding of the Indus River.

  • 4. Gauthama Siddhartha attained enlightenment at …………………. under a papal tree(Bodhi tree)

  • 5. Shivaji Bhonsle was the most powerful ………………………. King

  • 6. Who among the following controlled
    maximum trade in the
    western coastal region during
    17th century ?

  • 7. Given below are the names of
    prominent leaders and their respective operational areas during
    the revolt period. Select the

    incorrect pair.

  • 8. Who was the National leader
    who wrote History of India on
    the walls of the Andaman Cellular
    Jail ?

  • 9. The ‘Doctrine of Lapse’ was first
    applied to the Princely State of

  • 10. One of the following was not involved
    in the Chittagong Armoury
    Raid, 1934. Who was he?

  • 11. Which of the following events
    made the English East India Company the legitimate masters
    of the Bengal Suba ?

  • 12. Apart from the Quit India Movement
    which started on 9th August
    1942, what other sensational
    activity of the freedom fighters
    was done on 9th August?

  • 13. Which Indian statesman used
    these magic words, “Long years
    ago we made a tryst with destiny,
    and now the time comes

    when we shall redeem our pledge
    ....” ?

  • 14. When Mahatma Gandhi was arrested
    who among the following
    took over the
    leadership of Salt
    Satyagraha ?

  • 15. In which session of Congress the
    demand of “Poorna Swaraj” was
    accepted as the aim of the Congress

  • 16. Who was the leader of the Bardoli
    Satyagraha ?

  • 17. “Go back to Vedas.” This call given
    by

  • 18. Naokhali is situated in—

  • 19. Mahatma Gandhi was first arrested
    during ‘Satyagrah’ in the
    year—

  • 20. What was the basis of transfer
    of power to India on 15th August
    by ?

ANCIENT INDIA QUIZ
  • 1. Who
    is
    hailed
    as the “God
    of
    Medicine” by
    the
    practitioners
    of

    Ayurveda ?

  • 2. The capital of Kanishka was :

  • 3. The Gupta Saka was founded by

  • 4. The language from which the
    term ‘India’ is derived is

  • 5. Vaishakha Poornima has a great
    significance because it was
    on
    this day

  • 6. Rath temples at Mahabalipuram
    were built in the reign of which
    Pallava ruler ?

  • 7. Which one of the following Chola
    Kings conquered Ceylon (Singhal)
    first ?

  • 8. Most of the Chola temples were
    dedicated to

  • 9. In the Gupta period, the largest
    number of coins were issued in

  • 10. The tax which the kings used to
    collect from the people in the
    Vedic period was called–

  • 11. Buddha preached his first sermon
    at–

  • 12. Charak’ was the famous court
    physician of

  • 13. Great
    Stupa
    at
    Sanchi
    is
    in

  • 14. Harappa is situated on the bank
    of the river :

  • 15. Who was the Chola king who
    brought Ganga from North to South ?

  • 16. What was Chandragupta II also
    known as ?

  • 17. That the Rig-Vedic aryans were
    a pastoral people is borne out by
    the fact that

  • 18. The Aryans successded in their

    conflicts with the pre-Aryans because

  • 19. The
    Chola
    kings
    were
    ruling
    over

  • 20. Coins made of metal first appeared
    in

MODERN INDIA
  • 1. Mahzarnama was declared by ____?

  • 2. When did Hyder Ali die?

  • 3. What was Kuomintang ?

  • 4. Who was the first Indian to be
    elected as a Member of the British
    House of Commons?

  • 5. One of the following was not associated
    with the Gadar party?

  • 6. Which of the following was not
    advocated by Mahatma Gandhi?

  • 7. Who was the first Indian Governor
    General of Independent
    India?

  • 8. Which of the following princely
    states did not accede to the Indian
    Union after independence?

  • 9. Motilal Nehru and C.R. Das were the founders of a party known
    as the :

  • 10. In which of its sessions did the
    Indian National Congress declare

    Purna Swaraj’ as its specific
    goal?

  • 11. Who was known as the ‘Father
    of Indian Renaissance’ ?

  • 12. Khilafat Movement was connected
    with which of the following?

  • 13. What was the Wood’s Despatch
    about ?

  • 14. Who was the reformer of oppressed
    and backward classes?

  • 15. Which among the following incidents established the supremacy of British over French in India?

  • 16. Which among the following treaty was signed after Battle of Buxar?

  • 17. When
    did
    Vascoda Gama discover the Indian sea route?

  • 18. Who was the first Governor-General of India?

  • 19. When did Hyder Ali attack the British?

  • 20. When was Rowlatt Act passed?

MEDIEVAL INDIA
  • 1. Consider the following statements regarding the “Gurjara-Pratihars” –the earliest rulers of rajputs?
    1.The Gurjara-Pratiharas first great leader was Harischandra. 2.He conquered extensive territory in Rajaputana and ruled with his capital at Ajmer. Choose the correct statements?

  • 2. Who among the following refer the Pala Kingdom as Ruhma?

  • 3. Who among the following composed a poem Madra-mahivijaya?

  • 4. Local self-government was the basic feature of the administration of which of the following dynasty of early medieval India?

  • 5. Which of the following early medieval Indian dynasty built famous rock-cut temple of Kailasha (Shiva) at Ellora?

  • 6. The Rajputs were the main defenders of the Hindu religion during the early medieval phase. Which of the following statements best define the theory of origin of rajputs?

  • 7. How did the conquest of Sind by Muhammad Bin Qasim in 712 A.D resulted in the diffusion of Indian culture abroad?

  • 8. Who among the following was the founder of Rashtrakutas?

  • 9. Who among the following ruling dynasty of early Medieval India called themselves descendants of Satyaki?

  • 10. Consider the following I. The tripartite struggle was between the Pratiharas, Palas and Rashtrakuta. II. Fight was to acquire supremacy over Kanauj, a symbol of prestige in Indian politics. Which of the above statement (s) is/are correct about tripartite struggle of early medieval India?

  • 11. Which of the following is not ruling class of Kashmir?

  • 12. Who was the founder of Vikramshila University?