Social Science and Pedagogy MCQ Questions with Answer
Q1. Who built the ‘Vishnu Temple‘ of Angkorvat situated in Kambuj?
(a) Suryaverma I
(b) Jaiverma IV
(c) Suryaverma II
(d) Yashoverma III
Q2. In which major Rock Edict of the emperor Ashoka, do we find the description of neighbour countries?
Q3. Which of the following Novel of Rabindranath Tagore has the main character Nikhil, who believes more in ‘humanity’ than patriotism?
(a) Shesher Kabita
(d) Ghare Baire
Q4. Hindustan Ghadar Party was founded in the year
Q5. Dirham is
(a) Coin of Gold
(b) Coin of Copper
(c) Coin of Silver
(d) Coin of Alloy
Q6. The last expedition of Shershah Suri was against the ruler of
Q7. Under which Act the Sati system was banned in Bengal with the efforts of Raja Ram Mohan Roy?
(a) Regulation XVII AD 1829
(b) Regulation XX AD 1831
(c) Regulation XVIII AD 1856
(d) Regulation XIX AD 1829
Q8. In which year the Amendment in Indian Constitution regarding the Preamble was made?
Q9. The Constitution Amendment which is related to Right to Education is
(a) 42th Amendment
(b) 52th Amendment
(c) 61st Amendment
(d) 86th Amendment
Q10. On the basis of which Committee’s recommendations the fundamental duties have been incorporated in Indian Constitution?
(a) Sardar Sawaran Singh Committee
(b) Ashok Mehta Committee
(c) Sadiq Ali Committee
(d) Hegde Committee
Q11. The government of India appointed Kaka Kalelkar the Chairman of the Commission for other Backward classes. The year of appointment was
Q12. In the Constitution of Indian secularism means
(a) The state has its own religion
(b) The state has no link with religion
(c) The state has no religion of its own
(d) State recognises all the religions but has no its own religion
13. A candidate to get elected for the office of Rajya Sabha must be
(a) 25 years old
(b) 35 years old
(c) 30 years old
(d) 21 years old
Q14. 44th Amendment to the Constitution of India was made during the period of which one of the following Prime Ministers?
(a) Indira Gandhi
(b) Chandra Shekhar
(c) Choudhary Charan Singh
(d) Morarji Desai
Q15. Who was that Supreme Court Judge against whom the process of impeachment was started but he could not be impeached?
(a) KG Balkrishna
(b) V Ramaswami
(c) Soumitra Sen
(d) Swatantra Kumar
Q16. Twelfth Schedule of Indian Constitution deals with
(a) Panchayati Raj System
(c) Languages of Union
(d) Union-State Relations
Q17. Who was that Vice-President who died during his tenure?
(a) Dr. Radhakrishnan
(b) VV Giri
(c) B D Jati
Q18. The percentage of the total land area of the earth is
Q19. The lowest layer of the atmosphere is
Q20. A common term used for all the exogenic geomorphic processes is
Q21. The cyclic flow of chemical elements between organism and environment in the biosphere is known as
(a) Gaseous cycle
(b) Biogeochemical cycle
(c) Water cycle
(d) Geomorphic cycle
Q22. Which one of the following is not a metamorphic rock
Q23. On which objects the inscriptions of Harappan Culture (Indus Valley Civilisation) are chiefly found?
Q24. The central place of Aryan Culture during the Later Vedic Age was
(a) Sapt-Saindhav Pradesh
(b) Doab of Ganga-Yamuna
Q25. The author of the famous book entitled ‘Bharat ka Prachin Nagaron ka patan’ (Urban Decay in India: 300 AD – 1000 AD)is
(a) Radha Kumud Mukherjee
(b) Romila Thapar
(c) D D Koshambi
(d) Rama Sharan Sharma
Q26. When ‘Hindu Married Women’s Right to Separate Residence and Maintenance Act’ was enacted?
Q27. The year 1856 was significant in the history of Indian Society because of
(a) Hindu Widow Remarriage Act was passed
(b) An Act against female infanticide was passed
(c) An Act against Sati System was passed
(d) An Act against Witch-hunting was passed
Q28. Which period in Indian History has been attributed as the ‘Classic Age’?
(a) The age of Guptas
(b) The age of Kushans
(c) The age of Maurayans
(d) The age of Mughals
Q29. Under which dynasty the great sculpture of Bahubali situated at Shravanbelgola was built?
Q30. The author of ‘Indica’ is