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Online History Quiz Set No - 30

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.

291) The Swadeshi Movement was launched
A) As a protest against the division of Bengal
B) With a view to improve the economic condition of the people by encouraging consumption of Indian goo
C) As a protest against the massacre of Indian people at Jallianwala Bagh
D) Due to the failure of the British Government to introduce responsible Government in India

292) The Swaraj Party was organised by:
A) Lala Lajapat Rai and Feroze Shah Mehta
B) Sarojini Naidu and Annie Besant
C) CR Das and Motilal Nehru
D) C Rajagopalachari and CY Chintamani

293) 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

294) The term socialist was added in the Preamble by the ........ amendment?
A) 42nd
B) 44th
C) 40th
D) 50th

295) The 'Three Jewels' (Triratnas) of Jainism are:
A) right faith or intentions, right knowledge and right conduct
B) right action, right livelihood and right effort
C) right thoughts, non-violence and non-attachment
D) right speech, right thinking and right behaviour

296) The town planning in the Harappan Civilisation was inspired by a regard for:
A) beauty and utility
B) uniformity
C) sanitation and public health
D) demographic factor

297) The utensils of the Indus Valley people were mainly made of:
A) clay
B) copper
C) broze
D) brass

298) The Vedic Aryans first settled in the region of
A) Central India
B) Gangetic Doab
C) Saptasindhu
D) Kashmir and Punjab

299) The Vedic economy was based on:
A) trade and commerce
B) crafts and industries
C) agriculture and cattle rearing
D) All of these

300) The Vedic religion along with its Later (Vedic) developments is actually known as
A) Hinduism
B) Brahmanism
C) Bhagavatism
D) Vedic Dharma