Indian History General Knowledge Quizes Set 2

Q31. Qutub Minar construction was started by Qutub-ud-din Aibak in 1192, who completed the construction
(a) Qutub-ud-din Aibak
(b) Razia Sultana
(c) Anangpal Tomar
(d) Iltutmish

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Q32. What is the real name of Birbal
(a) Maheshdas Brahmbhatt
(b) Amarasimha
(c) Ramtanu
(d) None of the above

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Q33. Who was not included in the 'Navaratna' of Akbar
(a) Birbal
(b) Tansen
(c) Raja Man Singh
(d) Raja Bharmal

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Q34. Which one is the poem written by Kalidas (Other three are play written by Kalidas)
(a) Kumarasambhava
(b) Vikramorvasiyam
(c) Abhignanasakuntalam
(d) Malavikagnimitram

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Q35. Who is known as the Napoleon of India
(a) Samudragupta
(b) Chandragupta I
(c) Ramagupta
(d) Vikramaditya

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Q36. Kabir was the disciple of
(a) Vallabhacharya
(b) Ramanand
(c) Ramanuja
(d) None of the above

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Q37. Which monument was not build by Shah Jahan
(a) Taj Mahal
(b) Red Fort
(c) Jama Masid
(d) Fatehpur Sikri

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Q38. Who was the ruler of Delhi when Babur attacked India
(a) Sikandar Lodi
(b) Bahlul Lodi
(c) Mahmud
(d) Ibrahim Lodi

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Q39. 'Gayatri Mantra' is written in
(a) Rigveda
(b) Yajurveda
(c) Laxmi Puran
(d) None of the above

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Q40. At the time of Alexander's invasion, which dynasty ruling north India
(a) Maurya
(b) Nanda
(c) Kushan
(d) Gupta

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Q41. Who was not a part of 'Navaratnas' of Vikramaditya
(a) Kalidas
(b) Varahamihira
(c) Charaka
(d) Amarasimha

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Q42. Use of Zero and Decimal system was introduced during the period of which dynasty
(a) Gupta
(b) Pallav
(c) Maurya
(d) Kushan

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Q43. Who was the founder of Madras
(a) Robert Clive
(b) Lord Dalhousie
(c) Sir John Child
(d) Francis Day

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Q44. Who was the founder of Indian Boy Scouts
(a) Robert Baden-Powell
(b) Ernest T. Seton
(c) Dan Beard
(d) Robert Powell

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Q45. The national song of India "Vande Mataram" was first published in which novel in 1882
(a) Sitaram
(b) Anandamath
(c) Gitanjali
(d) None of the above

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Q46. Who had renamed the famous diamond 'Syamantaka-mani' as 'Kuh-e nur'
(a) Ahmad Shah Durrani
(b) Nadir Shah
(c) Sultan Mahmud
(d) Timur Shah Durrani

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Q47. 'Din-e-Ilahi' religion was founded by
(a) Jahangir
(b) Shah Jahan
(c) Aurengzeb
(d) Akbar

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Q48. The other name of Chanakya is
(a) Samudra Gupta
(b) Amarsimha
(c) Kumar Gupta
(d) Vishnu Gupta

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Q49. Who is the author of the book 'Rama Charitamanas'
(a) Kalidas
(b) Valmiki
(c) Tulshidas
(d) Surdas

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Q50. Vande Mataram was first sung at the session of the Indian National Congress in
(a) 1886
(b) 1892
(c) 1896
(d) 1930

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Q51. Which battle give the East Indian Company right to collection of revenue in India for first time
(a) Battle of Plassey
(b) Battle of Buxar
(c) Anglo-Maratha War
(d) Anglo-Mysore War

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Q52. Who was the Governor-General of India during Indian Rebellion of 1857
(a) Lord Wellesley
(b) James Broun-Ramsay
(c) Charles Canning
(d) Lord Cornwallis

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Q53. Who had implemented the 'Doctrine of Lapse' policy in India
(a) Lord Wellesley
(b) Lord Ripon
(c) Charles Canning
(d) Lord Dalhousie

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Q54. Who founded Hindu reform movement 'Arya Samaj' in 1875
(a) Raja Ram Mohan Roy
(b) Dayananda Saraswati
(c) Swami Virajananda
(d) Debendranath Tagore

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Q55. Who written the book 'Geet Govind'
(a) Banbhatta
(b) Kalidas
(c) Varahmihir
(d) Jayadev

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Q56. The city of Agra was founded in 1504 by
(a) Akbar
(b) Sikandar Lodi
(c) Shah Jahan
(d) Ibrahim Lodi

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Q57. During which Governor rule. the Indian Civil Service was introduced
(a) Lord Cornwallis
(b) Lord Macaulay
(c) Lord Curzon
(d) Lord Ripon

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Q58. When the declaration of 'Purna Swaraj' made by the Indian National Congress
(a) 1932
(b) 1918
(c) 1921
(d) 1930

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Q59. Which viceroy of India take the decision of Partition of Bengal
(a) Lord Curzon
(b) Lord Ripon
(c) Lord Wellesley
(d) Lord Minto

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Q60. In which year the Indian National Congress was established
(a) 1882
(b) 1896
(c) 1906
(d) 1885

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