Indian History Questions and Answers

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Indian History Questions and Answers


    The Battle of Plassey was fought in

  • A)1757
  • B)1782
  • C)1748
  • D)1764
Answer: A


    The territory of Porus who offered strong resistance to Alexander was situated between the rivers of

  • A)Sutlej and Beas
  • B)Jhelum and Chenab
  • C)Ravi and Chenab
  • D)Ganga and Yamuna
Answer: B


    Under Akbar, the Mir Bakshi was required to look after

  • A)military affairs
  • B)the state treasury
  • C)the royal household
  • D)the land revenue system
Answer: A


    Tripitakas are sacred books of

  • A)Buddhists
  • B)Hindus
  • C)Jains
  • D)None of the above
Answer: A


    The trident-shaped symbol of Buddhism does not represent

  • A)Nirvana
  • B)Sangha
  • C)Buddha
  • D)Dhamma
Answer: A