Indian History Questions and Answers

Indian History quiz based MCQ Questions and Answers for IBPS Bank, SSC, RRB, Railway & other Competitive Exams.

Q1.

Who was the first scholar to use the term 'Indus Civilization'?

  • (A) Desiderius Erasmus
  • (B) John Marshall
  • (C) Ismail al-Jazari
  • (D) Al-Biruni
Q2.

Which is the largest Indian site of Indus Civilization?

  • (A) Rakhigarhi
  • (B) Mohenjodaro
  • (C) Kalibanga
  • (D) Banawali
Q3.

Vedic literature is handed over by generation to generation by the word of mouth, that's why it is called as-

  • (A) Sapta
  • (B) Shruti
  • (C) Sindhu
  • (D) Arya
Q4.

Ayurveda is associated with which of the following veda?

  • (A) Rig Veda
  • (B) Sama veda
  • (C) Yajur veda
  • (D) Athrva Veda
Q5.

Music is associated with which of the following veda?

  • (A) Rig Veda
  • (B) Sama veda
  • (C) Yajur veda
  • (D) Athrva Veda
Q6.

Which of the following river is not a part of Sapta Sindhu?

  • (A) Vitasta
  • (B) Asikani
  • (C) Saraswati
  • (D) Yamuna
Q7.

The four varnas that comprises Rigvedic society are Brahmana, Kshatriya, Vaisya, and-

  • (A) Niyogo
  • (B) Shudra
  • (C) Aghanya
  • (D) Kula
Q8.

In Rigvedic society the Alcoholic drinks are called as-

  • (A) Daru
  • (B) Sura
  • (C) Soma
  • (D) Both B & C
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