important gk questions history gk

important gk questions history gk for competitive exams

important gk questions history gk for all type exam like ssc,rail,army,group d,psc etc.

1. During the Neolithic age in India, the only metal known to the people was ?


2. The God with three heads and horns, surrounded on a seal from Mohenjo-daro is said to be ?


3. The famous jain scholar Hemachandra was patronized by ?



4. The expounder of yoga philosophy is ?


5. Upanishads are books on ?



6. The Puranas are ….. in number ?


7. The great Hindu law-giver was ?


8. The meaning of ‘buddha’ is —



9. Buddhism split up into the Hinayana and Mahayana sects at the Buddhist Council held during

The reign of —



10. Which one of the following Maukhari Kings defeated the Huna ruler Toramana?


11. The Silver coins issued by the Guptes were called ?


12. Who is the only king of the Chalukyas of Badami known to perform the Ashvamedha

Sacrifice ?



13. Ashoka, the Great conquered Kalinga in the year ?



14. .   The Greek ambassador in the court of Chandragupta Maurya   was —


15. Which language was used in the literature of Sangam period?



16. Vikrama era started from ?


17. Charaka was the court physician of —


18. .     Who were the first to issue gold coins ?



19. Match the following —

A.        Dhanvantri

B.        Banabhatia

C.        Harisena

D.        Amir  Khusrau

1.       Chandragupta  Vikramaditya

2.        Harsha  Vardhana

3.       Samudragupta

4.       Alauddin  Khalji

5.       Kanishka

A      B      C      D


20. Kalidasa lived during the reign of?


21. Kadambari was written by —



22. Who among the following is considered to be the father of Ayurveda?


23. The pioneer in preaching Nirguna   Bhakti  in medieval India was —


24. Indians in ancient time learnt a lot from the Greeks in the field of?



25. Which of the following rulers died while playing ‘Chaugan’?



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