General Studies MCQs are the basic part of Himachal competitive exams. It is helpful to HPSSSB, and State Banks Exams. It is a series of General knowledge MCQ (including Indian History MCQs, Static gk) also help in the National level examination, Sainik School, NDA, and army exams, etc.
Q1. Which of the following Buddhist councils was/were held before the death of Mahavira?
1. First 2. Second 3. Third
(A) Only 1
(B) 1, 2 and 3
(C) 1 and 2
(D) None of these
Q2. In which of the following years did Alexander invade India?
(A) 326 B.C.
(B) 336 B.C.
(C) 320 B.C.
(D) 316 B.C.
Q3. Which of the following was the first chief preceptor of the Jaina order?
(D) Arya Sudharma
Q4. Which of the following was the exit point of the Mauryan trade route for the South and South-East?
Q5. Megasthenese’s account of city administration in Pataliputra mentions :
(A) Ten committees of six members
(B) Six committees of five members
(C) Five committees of ten members
(D) Five committees of six members
Q6. Harshavardhana had his capital at :
Q7. In which of the following year was the Vikram Era started?
(A) 487 B.C.
(B) 232 B.C.
(C) 320 A.D.
(D) 58 B.C.
Q8. In which of the following year is the Saka Era believed to have begun?
(A) 622 A.D.
(B) 261 B.C.
(C) 320 A.D.
(D) 78 A.D.
Q9. In which of the following year was Sindh invaded by the Arabs?
(A) 788 A.D
(B) 622 A.D.
(C) 712 A.D.
(D) 637 A.D.
Q10. Which of the following is kings was the founder of the Chalukya dynasty?
(B) Pulakesin II
(D) Pulakesin I