Indian History Trivia Quiz Questions! Test

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How much do you know about Indian history? Do you have what it takes to pass this quiz? The United States government made three hundred seventy-one treaties with Native Americans. Unfortunately, the United States government violated 370 of these treaties. In the past 250 years, 160 million Native Americans have been killed by the United States government. Take on this quiz and see what you know about Indian history.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which Chinese traveler visited India during Harshavardhana's rule?
    • A. 

      Shi Huang Ti

    • B. 

      Fa Haien

    • C. 

      Hsuan Tsang

    • D. 

      Ssu-ma-Chein

  • 2. 
    Which Sikh Guru established the tradition of Langar (community kitchen)?
    • A. 

      Guru Amar Das

    • B. 

      Guru Gobind Singh

    • C. 

      Guru Nanak Dev

    • D. 

      Guru Arjun Dev

  • 3. 
    Who was the author of the famous Safarnama?
    • A. 

      Hsuan Tsang

    • B. 

      Ibn Batutah

    • C. 

      Badauni

    • D. 

      Bahadurshah

  • 4. 
    Besides Nathuram Vinayak Godse, who was the other sentenced to death for Mahatma Gandhi's assassination?
    • A. 

      Markandeya

    • B. 

      Narayan Apte

    • C. 

      Narendra Godse

    • D. 

      John Cherian

  • 5. 
    In which language were most of Amir Khusru's poems written?
    • A. 

      Urdu

    • B. 

      Turkish

    • C. 

      Persian

    • D. 

      Arabic

  • 6. 
    In which year was the power to govern India shifted from the East India Company to the British Crown?
    • A. 

      1847

    • B. 

      1858

    • C. 

      1862

    • D. 

      1868

  • 7. 
    James Callaghan died the day before his 93rd birthday in 2005, making him the most long-lived of all British Prime Ministers. Whose former record for longevity did he surpass by just 42 days?
    • A. 

      Edward Heath

    • B. 

      Margaret Thatcher

    • C. 

      Stanley Baldwin

    • D. 

      Harold Macmillan

  • 8. 
    In which century did William Caxton, who introduced the printing press to England, live?
    • A. 

      18th

    • B. 

      16th

    • C. 

      15th

    • D. 

      17th

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