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Questions related to Indian History are an indispensable part of every competitive examinations conducted by SSC, UPSC, PSC, LIC, GIC, Railways, IBPS, etc. The main objective of these questions is to test the candidate's knowledge in Indian History. For this purpose we have provided more than 500 objective Indian History questions with answers for the candidates to enhance their knowledge in this area. All these questions had already been asked in various competitive examinations such as SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC TAX ASSISTANT, UPSC, BANK CLERK, BANK PO, CDS, NDA, CPO, PSC, LIC, GIC, RAILWAYS, etc.

Take 10 Questions Online Quiz on Indian History below:

1) Which country was formerly known as 'Formosa' ?
A) Indonesia
B) Thailand
C) Cambodia
D) Taiwan

2) The first great empire to the south of the Vindhayas was of the:
A) Cholas
B) Cheras
C) Pandyas
D) Satavahanas

3) The Jatakas are a collection of stories:
A) Meant for children
B) Based on pet Hindu myths
C) About Jains saints
D) Pertaining to several different earlier births of the Buddha

4) The Harappan Civilisation achieved far greater advancement than Sumer, Elam etc. on account of its:
A) town planning
B) metal working
C) weights and measures
D) seals and figures

5) In his first voyage to India, at which place did Vasco da Gama land on 20 May 1498 ?
A) Kochi (Cochin)
B) Mumbai (Bombay
C) Kozhikode (Calicut)
D) Goa

6) Khilafat Movement was organised to protest against the injustice done to:
A) Persia
B) Turkey
C) Arabia
D) Egypt

7) Which of the following does not have a Stupa?
A) Dhamek
B) Ranchi
C) Sanchi
D) Barhut

8) Who was the Viceroy of India during the Jalianwala Bagh tragedy in 1919?
A) Lord Dalhousie
B) Lord Chelmsford
C) Lord William Bentinck
D) Lord Irwin

9) Who is the author of the book Mudrarakshas?
A) Kalidas
B) Vishakadatta
C) Banabhatta
D) Jayadev

10) Project Tiger was introduced in
A) 2001
B) 1973
C) 1984
D) 1995

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