Top 200 History GK Questions

Top 200 History GK Questions

At present, competition in competitive exams is increasing continuously and each candidate wants to crack prestigious exams like SSC, UPSC, RPSC, Banking, Police, Railway in their first attempt. But, first of all, candidates must pay special attention to the topic of general knowledge like Indian history. Because Indian History is the only subject that is the most important part of the GK section for the exam. So, this blog is very helpful for all those candidates who are preparing for competitive exams? it's vital for you to understand that knowledge (GK) is a very important section all told government exams.

History GK Questions

So, I am providing Top 200 History GK Questions and Answers for those learners who are preparing for any type of competitive exam. History GK questions are related to GK and General Knowledge. You can command GK and History GK subjects by solving these questions.

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Top 200 History GK Questions 

  Q :  

Who was the first writer to use Urdu as a poetic expression?

(A) Amir Khusro

(B) Bahadur Shah Zafar

(C) Faiz

(D) Mirza Ghalib

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

The Jagirdari crisis first arose during the reign of which Mughal emperor?

(A) Bahadur Shah

(B) Jahangir

(C) Shah Jahan

(D) Aurangzeb

Correct Answer : D

Q :  

Who was the Sufi saint who believed that devotional music was the way to approach God?

(A) Syed Muhammad

(B) Baba Farid

(C) Shah Alam Bukhari

(D) Muinruddin Chishti

Correct Answer : D

Q :  

The Islamic mystic movement is called?

(A) Din-i-Ilahi

(B) Sufi Movement

(C) Tauheed-e-Ilahi

(D) none of these

Correct Answer : B

Q :  

What was the childhood name of Sher Shah?

(A) Farid Khan

(B) Bahar Khan

(C) Hussain Khan

(D) Hassan Khan

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

Which of the following rulers does not belong to Gurjara - Pratihar dynasty ? 

(A) Nagabhatta - II

(B) Mahendrapal - I

(C) Devapal

(D) Bharatrabhatta – I

Correct Answer : D

Q :  

Which Chinese general defeated Kanishka?

(A) Pan yan

(B) Want a pen

(C) Ho t

(D) Xi Huang Ti

Correct Answer : B

Q :  

To whom is the chivalam of Tamil, the living organism Chintamani, related?

(A) Hindu

(B) Buddhist

(C) Christian

(D) Jain

Correct Answer : D

Q :  

Who was the king of Gupta dynasty who prevented the Huns from invading India?

(A) Chandragupta

(B) Skandagupta

(C) Samudragupta

(D) None of these

Correct Answer : B

Q :  

Who was the first Indian scholar who established mathematics as a separate subject?

(A) Dhanvantari

(B) Aryabhata

(C) Varahamihira

(D) None of these

Correct Answer : B

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