Multiple Choice Questions & Answers on APSC Indian History Optional | GkSeries

31 The extension of Harsha’s empire of the south of Narmada river was obstructed by
1 Chalukya king pulakesin
2 Haider Ali of Mysore
3 Chola king of karikala
4 Vakataka king Rudrasena

Answer:Chalukya king pulakesin
32 Samudragupta is said to have received tributes from which of the following easternmost areas?
1 Pokharan of Bankura district
2 Samatata rgion
3 Devaka and kamarupa
4 Comilla area

Answer: Devaka and kamarupa
33 A new type of society seems to emerge from the eighth century onwards in india which emphasized on
1 Subregionalism
2 Feudalism
3 Medievalism
4 All of the above

Answer: All of the above
34 Chola rulers drew their income from
1 Land tax
2 Tolls on trade
3 Taxes on professions
4 All of the Above

Answer: All of the Above
35 Who among the following Pala rulers founded the university of Vikramasila
1 Gopala
2 Devapala
3 Narayanapala
4 Dharmapala

Answer: Dharmapala
36 The Arab conquest of sindh was strongly opposed by
1 Gurjara Pratiharas of Kanauj
2 Chauhans of Ajmer and Delhi
3 Paramaras of Malwa
4 Chandellas of Bundelkhand

Answer: Gurjara Pratiharas of Kanauj
37 The first ruling dynasty of Vijayanagara kingdom was
1 Aravidu dynasty
2 Sangama dynasty
3 Saluva dynasty
4 None of the above

Answer: Sangama dynasty
38 Who among the following was the ruler of Chitor when Ala-ud-din Khilji attacked and conquered it in 1303 A.D.?
1 Rana Sanga
2 Rana Kumbha
3 Rana Ratan Sing
4 Rana Hamir

Answer:Rana Ratan Sing
39 Which of the following is not true of Litutmish’s claim to fame
1 Establishment of the indeperdent Sultanate of Delhi
2 Freed Delhi from being a mere subordinate to Ghazni
3 Successfully resisted Chengiz Khan’s attack
4 Delhi emerged as a centre of Islamic power and culture in India

Answer: Successfully resisted Chengiz Khan’s attack
40 Chihilgan, ‘a corps of the forty’,was
1 A political faction consisting of litutmish’s personal slaves
2 the army of the Slaves dynasty
3 district administrator
4 advisor and Ulema

Answer: A political faction consisting of litutmish’s personal slaves
41 Ibon Batuta, an African traveler,visited India during the reign of
1 Khalijis
2 Sayyids
3 Tughlaqs
4 Lodis

Answer: Tughlaqs
42 Who among the following was the chalukya ruler when Mahmud of Ghazni invaded and plundered Somnath Temple?
1 Jayasimha Siddharaja
2 Mularaja II
3 Bhima I
4 Kumarapala

Answer: Bhima I
43 Raziya’s death marked the decline of
1 the Slave dynasty
2 the line of Ilitutmish
3 the line of Balban
4 Mongol attack

Answer: the line of Ilitutmish
44 Dahir was the ruler of
1 Multan
2 Kabul
3 Sind
4 Baluchistan

Answer: Sind
45 Which of the following chronological orders of the rulers of Slave dynasty is correct?
1 Iltutmish-Ghiyas-ud-din Balban-Raziya-Qutb-ud-din
2 Qutb-ud-din-Iltutmish-Ghiyas-ud-din-Balban-Raziya
3 Qutb-ud-din-Iltutmish-Raziya-Ghiyas-ud-din-Balban
4 None of the above

Answer: Qutb-ud-din-Iltutmish-Raziya-Ghiyas-ud-din-Balban