Indian History Questions and Answers 

1.The Mansabdari system introduced by Akbar was borrowed from the system in:
 A. Afghanistan
 B. Mongolia
 C. Persia
 D. Turkey
 
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2.The Panchatantra was written during the:
 A. Gupta Period
 B. Maurya Period
 C. Sultanate Period
 D. Later Vedic period
 
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3.Who among the following leaders escaped from the prison and organized underground activities during the ‘Quit India Movement’?
 A. Achyut Patwardhan
 B. Jai Prakash Narayan
 C. JB Kripalani
 D. Ram Manohar Lohia
 
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4.The Montague – Chelmsford Report formed the basis of :
 A. the Indian Council Act, 1909
 B. the Indian Council Act, 1919
 C. the Indian Council Act, 1935
 D. the Indian Council Act, 1947
 
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5.Which one of the following territories was not affected by the Revolt of 1857?
 A. Chittor
 B. Jagdishpur
 C. Jhansi
 D. Lucknow
 
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6.For the first time land was divided into different categories for purpose of revenue on the basis of the quality of land and its capacity for production during the reign of:
 A. Alauddin Khalji
 B. Firoj Tughlaq
 C. Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq
 D. Sher Shah Suri
 
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7.Of the following, who visited the court of Krishnadevaraya?
 A. Kabir
 B. Ramananda
 C. Ramanuja
 D. Vallabha
 
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8.Which is the most important divinity of Rig Veda?
 A. Agni
 B. Marut
 C. Shakti
 D. Varuna
 
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