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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) Among the following Presidents of India, who was also the Secretary General of Non-Aligned Movement for some period?
A) Giani Zail Singh
B) Dr. Shanker Dayal Sharma
C) Varahagiri Venkatagiri
D) Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

2) Who was the Viceroy of India when Simon Commission visited India?
A) Lord Irwin
B) Lord Reading
C) Lord Ripon
D) Lord Dalhousie

3) Alexander the great, was obliged to go back because:
A) he fell ill
B) he suffered defeat in India
C) his forces refused to go further
D) he did not like India

4) Among the four works mentioned below which one is encyclopaedic in nature?
A) Siddhantasiromani
B) Ashtangahrdaya
C) Brhat Samhita
D) Amarakosa

5) The aim of education as stated by the Wood's despatch of 1854 was?
A) the spread of western culture in India
B) the introduction of scientific research and rationalism in the traditional Indian education
C) the promotion of literacy among the people using English medium of language
D) the creation of employment opportunity for native Indians

6) Which close associate of Mahatma Gandhi was popularly known as 'Deenbandhu' ?
A) C F Andrews
B) Jamnalal Bajaj
C) Vallabhbhai Patel
D) Vinoba Bhave

7) The Ryotwari settlement was introduced by the British in the?
A) Bombay Presidency
B) Bengal Presidency
C) Madras Presidency
D) Bombay and Madras Presidency

8) To propagate his Dhamma, Asoka used the services of?
A) Yuktas
B) Pradeshikas
C) Rajukas
D) All of these

9) The caves and rock-cut temples at Ellora are?
A) Hindu, Buddhist and Jain
B) Hindu and Jain
C) Buddhist
D) Buddhist and Jain

10) Which of the following contains the famous Gayatri mantra?
A) Rigveda
B) Samaveda
C) Kathopanishad
D) Aitareya Brahmana

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