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Online History Quiz Set No - 27

History questions have been taken from previous years questions paper of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

261) The normal form of government during the Vedic period was:
A) democracy
B) republic
C) oligarchy
D) monarchy

262) The original name of Swami Dayananda Saraswati was
A) Abhi Shankar
B) Gowri Shankar
C) Daya Shankar
D) Mool Shankar

263) The paintings of Ajanta depict the stories of:
A) Ramayana
B) Mahabharata
C) Jataka
D) Panchatantra

264) The peacock throne was made for?
A) Jahangir
B) Aurangzeb
C) Shahjahan
D) Akbar

265) The Permanent settlement Introduced by Cornwallis in Bengal is known as:
A) Ryotwari System
B) Mahalwari System
C) Zamindari System
D) Iqtadari System

266) The philosophy propounded in the Upanishads is known as:
A) Advaita
B) Vedanta
C) Yoga
D) Samkhya

267) The Phrase the 'Light of Asia' is applied to:
A) Alexander
B) Chandragupta Maurya
C) Mahavira
D) The Buddha

268) The policy of Racial Discrimination followed in South Africa was called?
A) Apartheid
B) Suffrage
C) Civil rights Movement
D) Non-Aligned

269) The prime advocates of widow remarriage in modern India was?
A) Raja Rammohun Roy
B) Rabindranath Tagore
C) Vinoba Bhave
D) Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

270) The propounder of the Madhyamika Philosophy was?
A) Bhadrabahu
B) Nagarjuna
C) Sheelbhadra
D) Parshwanath