Indian History Questions and Answers

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Indian History Questions and Answers


    The title of 'Viceroy' was added to the office of the Governor-General of India for the first time in

  • A)1848 AD
  • B)1856 AD
  • C)1858 AD
  • D)1862 AD
Answer: C


    To which of the following dynasties did King Bhoja, a great patron of literature and art, belong?

  • A)Karkota
  • B)Utpala
  • C)Paramara
  • D)Gurjara Pratihara
Answer: C


    Vikramaditya, a king of Ujjain, started the Vikrama samvat in 58 BC in commemoration of his victory over

  • A)Indo-Greeks
  • B)Sakas
  • C)Parthinas
  • D)Kushanas
Answer: B


    Two of the great Mughals wrote their own memories. There were

  • A)Babar and Humayun
  • B)Humayun and Jahangir
  • C)Babar and Jahangir
  • D)Jahangir and Shahjahan
Answer: C


    To which king belongs the Lion capital at Sarnath?

  • A)Chandragupta
  • B)Ashoka
  • C)Kanishka
  • D)Harsha
Answer: B