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History Quiz For KVS/NVS 2016 Exams

History Quiz For KVS/NVS 2016 Exams_30.1

Q1.To which race did Mahmud of Ghazni belong?
(a) Arab
(b) Afghan
(c) Mongol
(d) Turk

Q2.The birthplace of Guru Gobind Singh is
(a) Amritsar
(b) Anandpur Sahib
(c) Fatehgarh Sahib
(d) Patna

Q3.The President of the Indian National Congress in 1885 was:
(a)George Yule  
(b)Dadabhai Naoroji  
(c)W.C. Bannerji 
(d)W. Wedderburn  

Q4. Pulakesin II was a contemporary of
(a) Harsha
(b) Chandragupta Maurya
(c) Samudragupta
(d) Ashoka

Q5.Who among the following was a great ruler of Kalinga in ancient times ?
(a) Kharavela
(b) Mayurasarman
(c) Bindusara
(d) Ajatashatru

Q6.Nalanda University was a great centre of learning, especially in—
(a)Buddhism 
(b)Jainism
(c)Vaishnavism 
(d)Tantra

Q7.Chandragupta Maurya’s empire extended in the north -west upto
(a) Indus
(b) Sutlej
(c) Hindukush
(d) Ravi

Q8.Which one of the following Indian languages does not have a Dravidian Origin ?
(a) Kannada 
(b) Marathi
(c) Malayalam 
(d) Telugu

Q9.What is the correct chronological order of Gandhian Movements ?
1. Rowlatt Acts Movement
2. Khera Movement
3. Champaran Movement
4. Ahmedabad Mill strike
(a) 3, 4, 2, 1
(b) 3, 2, 4, 1
(c) 2, 3, 4, 1
(d) 2, 3, 1, 4

Q10.At which place was the All India Khilafat Conference held in 1919 ?
(a) Lucknow
(b) Delhi
(c) Aligarh
(d) Porbandar

Solutions

S1. Ans.(b)

S2. Ans.(d)

S3. Ans.(c)

S4. Ans.(a)

S5. Ans.(c)

S6. Ans.(a)

S7. Ans.(c)

S8. Ans.(b)

S9. Ans.(a)

S10. Ans.(b)