100+ History Questions for SSC CGL/CHSL/CDS/UPSC/Railway Exams

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History Questions

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History Questions

  • Who was the son of Chandragupta Maurya?

1) Bindusara

2) Chandragupta II

3) Ashoka

4) Binbsara

Correct Answer: Bindusara

  • Which dynasty came to power in India after the Tughlaq dynasty?

1) The Guptas

2) The Khiljis

3) The Mughals

4) The Sayyids

Correct Answer: The Sayyids

  • Who was the first Viceroy of India?

1) Lord Canning

2) Lord Curzon

3) Lord Wavell

4) Lord Mountbatten

Correct Answer: No Correct Answer

  • Who wrote ‘Nyaya Sutra’?

1) Vyasa

2) Gautam

3) Kapila

4) Charaka

Correct Answer: Gautam

  • In 1528, __________ defeated the Rajputs at Chanderi.

1) Humayun

2) Akbar

3) Jahangir

4) Babur

Correct Answer: Babur

  • Which of the following was a leader of the Hindustan Socialist Republican Army founded in 1928?

1) Khudiram Bose

2) Bhagat Singh

3) Chandra Shekhar Azad

4) Subhash Chandra Bose

Correct Answer: Chandra Shekhar Azad

  • Which queen of the Kakatiya dynasty ruled over Warangal, part of modern Andhra Pradesh?

1) Rudramadevi

2) Ahilyadevi

3) Bhagwati

4) Bhanumati

Correct Answer: Rudramadevi

  • Sanchi Stupa was built by?

1) Akbar

2) Humayun

3) Ashoka

4) Narasimha

Correct Answer: Ashoka

  • Who has built the Vijay Stambha (Tower of Victory) in Chittorgarh?

1) Maharana Pratap

2) Rana Kumbha

3) Rana Sanga

4) Kunwar Durjan Singh

Correct Answer: Rana Kumbha

  • Who raised the slogan “Swaraj is my birthright and I shall have it”?

1) Mahatma Gandhi

2) Subhash Chandra Bose

3) Bal Gangadhar Tilak

4) Lala Lajpat Rai

Correct Answer: Bal Gangadhar Tilak

  • Who gave the slogan ‘Back to the Vedas (Vedo ki aur lauto)’?

1) Guru Nanank Dev Ji

2) Dayanand Saraswati

3) Swami Vivekananda

4) Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Correct Answer: Dayanand Saraswati

  • Todarmal was the famous revenue minister of which Mughal Emperor?

1) Shah Jahan

2) Bahadur Shah Jafar

3) Akbar

4) Aurangzeb

Correct Answer: Akbar

  • Who was given the title of “The Ambassador of Hindu – Muslim Unity” for being the architect and mastermind of the historic Lucknow Pact?

1) Sir Sayyad Ahmad Khan

2) Fazl-ul-Haq

3) Syed Mohammad Sharfuddin Quadri

4) Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Correct Answer: Muhammad Ali Jinnah

  • What is the name of the court poet of King Harshavardhana?

1) Tulsidas

2) Banabhatta

3) Surdas

4) Raskhan

Correct Answer: Banabhatt

  • In 1917, which movement was launched by Mahatma Gandhi from Champaran?

1) Satyagraha

2) Non-co-operation movement

3) Quit India movement

4) Swadeshi Movement

Correct Answer: Satyagraha

  • Who built the Konark’s Sun Temple?

1) Anantavarman Chodaganga Deva

2) Narasimhadeva I

3) Kapilendra Deva Routaray

4) Purushottam Dev

Correct Answer: Narasimhadeva I

  • Who was the first Governor General of Bengal?

1) Robert Clive

2) William Bentick

3) Warren Hastings

4) Charles Cornawallis

Correct Answer: Warren Hastings

  • Who was the founder of Banaras Hindu University?

1) Sukumar Dutt

2) Madan Mohan Malvia

3) Dr. Rajendra Prasad

4) Motilal Nehru

Correct Answer: Madan Mohan Malvia

  • The second Battle of Tarain was fought between __________.

1) Alexander and Porus

2) Jai Chand and Mohammed Ghori

3) Akbar and Hemu

4) Mohammed Ghori and Prithviraj Chauhan

Correct Answer: Mohammed Ghori and Prithviraj Chauhan


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