Thursday, 5 January 2017

GK quiz in Hindi 2017

Question: Whose court was known as ‘Bhuvan-Vijaya’?

A) Ganapati

B) Ramachandra

C) Krishnadevaraya

D) Achyutaraya

Answer & Explanation: C) Krishnadevaraya

Question: Silver tanka of the Delhi Sultanata was first issued by -

A) Qutubuddin Aibak

B) Iltutmish

C) Jalaluddin Razia

D) Ghiyasuddin Bablan

Answer & Explanation: B) Iltutmish introduced the silver tanka and copper Jilal the
two coins of the Sultanata period with a standard weight 175 grains.

Question: Who was the author of Humayunnama?

A) Humayun

B) Gulbadan Begam

C) Inayat Khan

D) Ahmad Yadgar

Answer & Explanation: B) Gulbadan Begam

Question: Who among the following Mughal rulers was a contemporary of Queen
Elizabeth I of England?

A) Humayun

B) Akbar

C) Jahangir

D) Shahjahan

Answer & Explanation: B) Akbar

 Question: Who among the following was the first Mughal ruler to adopt the custom of

A) Humayan

B) Akbar

C) Jahangir

D) Shahjahan

Answer & Explanation: A) Humayan

Question: Office of which of the following was created by Rajaram and was
supernumerary to the council of eight?

A) Mantri

B) Panditrao

C) Pratinidhi

D) Nyayadhish

Answer & Explanation: C) Pratinidhi

Question: The Chief Justice of Supreme Court at Calcutta, appointed as per the
provisions of Regulating Act, 1773, was --

A) Sri Elijah Impey

B) Lemaster

C) Hyde

D) Barker

Answer & Explanation: A) Sri Elijah Impey

Question: By which of the following Acts the Governor General of Bengal was made
the Governor-General of India?

A) Regulating Act, 1773

B) Pitt’s India Act, 1784

C) Charter Act, 1833

D) Indian Councils’ Act, 1861

Answer & Explanation: C) This act made the Governor General of Bengal the
Governor General of British India and all financial and administrative powers were
centralized in the hands of Governor General in council.

Question: Who among the following was instrumental in bringing about the passage of
the Hindu Marriage Act, 1891?

A) Behramaji Malabari

B) Dadabhai Naoroji

C) Mahadev Govind Ranade

D) Pherozeshah Mehta

Answer & Explanation: A) Behramji Malabari was an Indian poet, publicist author and
social reformer best known for his ardent advocacy for the protection of the rights of

Question: Macdonell Commission to suggest the relief measures against famine was
appointed by--

A) Lord Lytton

B) Lord Ripon

C) Lord Canning

D) Lord Curzon

Answer & Explanation: D) Lord Curzon