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Questions related to Indian History are an indispensable part of every competitive examinations conducted by SSC, UPSC, PSC, LIC, GIC, Railways, IBPS, etc. The main objective of these questions is to test the candidate's knowledge in Indian History. For this purpose we have provided more than 500 objective Indian History questions with answers for the candidates to enhance their knowledge in this area. All these questions had already been asked in various competitive examinations such as SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC TAX ASSISTANT, UPSC, BANK CLERK, BANK PO, CDS, NDA, CPO, PSC, LIC, GIC, RAILWAYS, etc.

Take 10 Questions Online Quiz on Indian History below:

1) The term 'nishka' which meant an ornament in the Vedic period was used in later times to denote a/an?
A) Weapon
B) Script
C) Coin
D) Agricultural implement

2) The most common animal figure found at all the Harappan sites is:
A) unihorn bull
B) cow
C) bull
D) tiger

3) Which of the following is associated with Lord Wellesley, the Governor General of India from 1798 to 1805?
A) First Mysore War
B) Conquest of Rajputana
C) Doctrine of Lapse
D) Subsidiary Alliance

4) Harshacharita the biography of Harsha, was written by:
A) Banabhatta
B) Sudraka
C) Harsha
D) Kalidasa

5) Which one of the following is the most fundamental difference between Mahayana Buddhism and Hinayana Buddhism?
A) Casteless society
B) Worship of stupa
C) Worship of gods and goddesses
D) Emphasis on ahimsa

6) In which region was the first metallic coin used In India?
A) The Indo-Gangetic plain of central India
B) The Himalayas
C) Bihar and Eastern Uttar Pradesh
D) The Deccan Plateau

7) On the banks of which river, did Mahatma Gandhi establish Satyagraha Ashram in Ahmedabad ?
A) Godavari
B) Sabarmati
C) Krishna
D) Narmada

8) How many times the preamble was amended
A) Once
B) Twice
C) Thrice
D) Four times

9) The earliest Veda is the?
A) Yajurveda
B) Samveda
C) Atharvaveda
D) Rigveda

10) Project Tiger was introduced in
A) 2001
B) 1973
C) 1984
D) 1995

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