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Online History Quiz Set No - 43

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.

421) Who among the following ladies wrote a historical account during the Mughal period?
A) Noorjahan Begum
B) Jahanara Begum
C) Gulbadan Begum
D) None of these

422) Who among the following rulers patronized Jayadev, the composer of Geetgovinda?
A) Kumarpala
B) Shashank
C) Laxman Sen
D) Kharavela

423) Who among the following used to hold a religious assembly at Prayag every five year?
A) Ashoka
B) Harshvardhana
C) Kanishka
D) Chandragupta Vikramaditya

424) Who among the following was responsible for the revenue reforms during the rule of Akbar?
A) Birbal
B) Todarmal
C) Jaisingh
D) Biharimal

425) Who among the following was the founder of the Nanda dynasty?
A) Mahapadma Nanda
B) Ashoka Nanda
C) Dhana Nanda
D) None of these

426) Who among the following was the last Delhi Sultan?
A) Ibrahim Lodi
B) Sikandar Lodi
C) Bahlol Lodi
D) Rana Singha

427) Who among the following were official Congress negotiators with Cripps Mission?
A) Pandit Nehru and Maulana Azad
B) Acharya J. B. Kripalani and C. Rajagopalachari
C) Dr. Rajendra Prasad and Rafi Ahmed Kidwai
D) Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel

428) Who amongst the following is regarded as the historical founder of Jainism?
A) Rishabha
B) Mahavira
C) Gautama
D) Sisunaga

429) Who authored the book 'Indica' ?
A) Al Beruni
B) Huen Tsang
C) Fa Hian
D) Megasthanese

430) Who coined the name 'Pakistan' ?
A) Liaquat Ali Khan
B) Chaudhary Rahmat Ali
C) Muhammad Ali Jinnah
D) Maulana Azad