1In whom did the Government of India Act, 1935 veste the residuary power?Governor-General
2Which was the main characteristic of the later Vedic age?Caste system
3Of which dynasty does Vishnu Purana give an account?Mauryan dynasty
4By which act was the office of Governor General of India created? 65292Government of India Act, 1858
5By whom was Zero invented?An unknown Indian
6Which literary figure of the Gupta Age is given the title of 'Indian Shakespeare'?Kalidasa
7Who gave the town Masulipatnam to the French?Salabat Jang
8Tipu Sultan died fighting the English forces under which general?Lord Cornwallis
9Who was the first lady to preside over the Congress?Annie Besant
10By whom was the slogan 'Inquilab Zinda bad' first raised?Bhagat Singh
11Who was called by the British rulers as the leader of Indian unrest?Bal Gangadhar Tilak
12Which kingdom was annexed by Bahlol Lodi, the Sultan of Delhi, in A.D. 1484?72 0Jaunpur
13Who was a contemporary of Gautama Buddha?Vardhaman Mahavira
14Who stabbed Guru Govind Singh to death?Gul Khan
15What was the family of the Rigvedic Aryans?Patriarchal
16Who directed the world famous film 'The Gandhi'?Richard Attenborough
17What was the ancient name of Bengal?Gauda
18Who said, "God helps those who help themselves"?Swami Vivekananda
19Which Mughal king tried to stop the practice of sati?Aurangzeb
20Who deserves the credit for the construction of Lal Quila at Agra?Akbar
21Who Gandhian follower was a teacher by profession?J. B. Kriplani
22Who conceived the idea of Pakistan?Chowdhary Rahmat Ali
23Which Mughal Emperor introduced the policy of Sulah-i-kul?Akbar
24Tulsidas composed his 'Ramcharitamanasa' in the reign of which ruler?Akbar
25In which veda does the word 'gotra' first appear with the meaning of 'a clan'?Atharva Veda
26By which monk was Ashoka much influenced?Upagupta
27Which dynasty's founder was an elected king?Pala
28Where is Greeco-Roman influence in Indian art found?Gandhara
29Who wrote the poem, Subh-e Azadi?Faiz Ahmed Faiz
30For whom was the Peacock throne made?Shahjahan
31Who is considered the father of Sahatara (Sitar)?Amir Khusro
32To whom was place for Amritsar given by Mughal emperor Akbar?Guru Ram Das
33By whom the Mahatma Gandhi was referred to 'Father of the Nation' first?Subhash Chandra Bose
34Where was the All India Muslim League formed in 1906?Dacca
35Which Mughal Emperor had the longest reign?Muhammad Shah
36The treaty of Bassein (1802) was signed with the British by which Peshwa?Baji Rao II
37Who was the great Hindu law-giver?Manu
38In which veda is the ancient time state craft and polity described?Arthashastra
39With which man Al Beruni came to India?Mahmud of Ghazni
40Who was the first Muslim ruler in India?Muhammad Ghori
41Who laid the foundations of Portuguese power in India?Alfonso de Albuquerque
42In 1757, By whom was the Siraj-ud-daula defeated?Clive
43According to the Govt. of India Act of 1935, India had been divided into how many provinces? 0 6529211
44Why is the date April 6, 1930 known in Indian History?Dandi March by Mahatma Gandhi
45In which inscription was the name Dharmasoka found?Sarnath Inscription
46Which was the The most important industry in Sangam age?Production of cloth
47Defeating by whom Babar laid the foundation of Mughal empire in 1526?Ibrahim Lodi
48Who were the two great Mughal rulers who wrote their own memoirs?Babar and Jahangir
49Which was the first association to be formed?Bangabhasa Pradesika Sabha
50Who was the only Governor-General/Viceroy to be assassinated in India?Lord Mayo