History Of India: MCQ Trivia Facts! Quiz

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History Of India: MCQ Trivia Facts! Quiz

Do you understand anything about the history of India? Do you think you can pass this quiz? The history of India originates with the Indus Valley Civilization and the coming of the Aryans. These two periods are generally referred to as the pre-Vedic and Vedic periods. The earliest library source which explains India’s past is Rigveda. See how much you appreciate about the history of India by taking the quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was unique about Mohenjo-Daro in ancient India?
    • A. 

      Had No Merchants

    • B. 

      Had A Drainage System

    • C. 

      Was A Monastery

    • D. 

      Built Of Wood

  • 2. 
    Who were the newcomers to the Indus Valley between 2000 and 1500 B.C.?
    • A. 

      Romans

    • B. 

      Persians

    • C. 

      Aryans

    • D. 

      Mongols

  • 3. 
    What are the two primary crops grown on the Indo-Gangetic plain in India?
    • A. 

      Sugarcane & Cotton

    • B. 

      Maize & Sugarcane

    • C. 

      Rice & Wheat

    • D. 

      Rice & Cotton

  • 4. 
    What type of forests are found all along the Indian coastline?
    • A. 

      Redwood

    • B. 

      Mangrove

    • C. 

      Cycad

    • D. 

      Bermuda

  • 5. 
    Who do Hindus believe preserved the world?
    • A. 

      Vishnu

    • B. 

      Surya

    • C. 

      Indra

    • D. 

      Ganesha

  • 6. 
    Which country borders India on the East?
    • A. 

      Pakistan

    • B. 

      Nepal

    • C. 

      Bangladesh

    • D. 

      China

  • 7. 
    What is one of the three great river systems located in India?
    • A. 

      Mississippi

    • B. 

      Nile

    • C. 

      Brahmaputra

    • D. 

      Amazon

  • 8. 
    Which body of water is located southwest of India?
    • A. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • B. 

      Bay Of Bengal

    • C. 

      Indian Ocean

    • D. 

      Arabian Sea

  • 9. 
    Which desert is located in the west of India?
    • A. 

      West

    • B. 

      Mojave

    • C. 

      Thar

    • D. 

      Indian

  • 10. 
    What body of water is located directly to the south of India?
    • A. 

      Indian Ocean

    • B. 

      Arabian Sea

    • C. 

      Gulf Of Mexico

    • D. 

      Bay Of Fundy

  • 11. 
    What is the southern tip of the mainland Indian peninsula called?
    • A. 

      Cape Herod

    • B. 

      Cape Comorin

    • C. 

      Cape Cod

    • D. 

      Cape Trout

  • 12. 
    What type of winds drives climate change into India?
    • A. 

      Monsoon

    • B. 

      Gulf Stream

    • C. 

      Santa Ana

    • D. 

      Arctic

  • 13. 
    Which mountains are the only ones in India to have snow-capped peaks?
    • A. 

      Himalayas

    • B. 

      Western Ghats

    • C. 

      Kunlun

    • D. 

      Eastern Ghats

  • 14. 
    Which of India's mountain ranges is the world's highest?
    • A. 

      Satpura

    • B. 

      Vindhya

    • C. 

      Himalayas

    • D. 

      Patkai

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