History questions for CDS/NDA exam. Attempt this quiz to increase your scores. The passing percentage is 70%. All the best.
#1. In Ashoka's administration Rajukas looked after?
collection of taxes
administration of justice
#2. An example of the Dravida style of architecture is provided by the?
Kandariya Mahadeva temple, Khajuraho
#3. What was the Kutagarashala literally, a hut with a pointed roof?
A place where animals were kept
A place where intellectual debates among Buddhist mendicants took place
A place where weapon were stored
A place to sleep
#4. Which of following inscription are related to Satavahana period?
Both 1 and 2
#5. Mahavir Swami belonged to which clan?
#6. The founder of the first Afghan dynasty in India was?
Sher Shah Suri
#7. Who among the following first divided his empire into Iqtas during the process or civil administration?
Mohammad - bin - Tughlaq
#8. After the capture of Delhi and Ajmer by Mohammad Ghori the successor of Prithviraj Chauhan founded a new kingdom with its capital at?
#9. Rajatarangini ,authored by Kalhan , describes the history of?
#10. The meaning of word Bantai during medieval period was?
system of calculating revenue
#11. After Bengal,the English seemed the right of duty free trade in the dominion of?
Raja of Benares
Nawab of Awadh
The Nizam of Hyderabad
The Jats of Bharatpur
#12. Which of the following pairs is incorrectly matched?
Kunwar Singh : Gorakhpur
Lakshman Rao : Jhansi
Birjis Qadir : Lucknow
Khan Bahadur : Bareilly
#13. Who were the founders of Congress Samajwadi Party?
JL Nehru, JP Narayane
JP Narayane,Narandra Dev, Minu Masani
JP Narayane,JL Nehru, Minu Masani
Minu Masani, JP Narayane
#14. "India wins Freedom" is authored by?
Abul Kalam Azad
Mohd. Ali Jauhar
#15. Who founded the Theosophical Society in India?
Bal Gangadhar Tilak