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Indian History GK (Section-1 | Page-8) Questions and Answers

Indian History GK MCQ
Indian History GK MCQ
Question-36
The term Khalisa in Mughal administration signified the
Correct Answer - Option (B) Land owned by the emperor himself
Explanation: The revenue-yielding land ad­ministered directly by the imperial Revenue Department was known as khalisa. Ordinarily the most fertile and easily administered lands were brought within the khalisa.
Question-37
The term Yavanika meant
Correct Answer - Option (C) Curtain
Explanation: N/A (May be available later)
Question-38
Tipu sultan was the ruler of
Correct Answer - Option (C) Mysore
Explanation: Tipu Sultan (Full Name - Sultan Fateh Ali Sahab Tipu), also known as the Tipu Sahib, was a ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore. He was the eldest son of Sultan Hyder Ali of Mysore.
Question-39
The title given by the British Government to Mahatma Gandhi which he surrendered during the non-cooperation movement was
Correct Answer - Option (B) Kaiser-e-Hind
Mahatma Gandhi was awarded the Kaisar-i-Hind in 1915 by The Lord Hardinge of Penshurst for his contribution to ambulance services in South Africa. Gandhi returned the medal in 1920 as part of the national campaign protesting the Jallianwala Bagh massacre and in support of the Khilafat Movement.
Question-40
There was a sharp class division at Harappa and Mohen-jodaro. This is clear from the
Correct Answer - Option (D) Different types of dwellings excavated
Explanation: The Indus Valley Civilisation (IVC), or Harappan Civilisation, was a Bronze Age civilisation (3300–1300 BCE; mature period 2600–1900 BCE) mainly in the northwestern regions of South Asia, extending from what today is northeast Afghanistan to Pakistan and northwest India.
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