Himachal GK MCQs (Sikhs) – 1

By | July 6, 2017

1. For the prosperity and welfare of which Hill State, a “Akhand Kirtan” for 18 days was done by Guru Govind Singh?

  • Mandi
  • Chamba
  • Suket
  • Sirmaur

2.In which year did the Datarpur Statewas taken over by Maharaja Ranjit Singh?

  • 1709 A.D.
  • 1779 A.D.
  • 1799 A.D.
  • 1809 A.D.

3. Due to which demand of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, there arose a sense of bitterness in the relationship between him and Raja of Kangra ‘Anirudh Chand’?

  • Demand of nazrana of 2 lakh rupees
  • Demand of control of Kangra Fort
  • Demand to wed the sister of Anirudh Chand with the son of Dhyan Singh (Ruler of Jammu)
  • Increasing partnership between Anirudh Chand and British

4. Why did Raja Sansar Chand handed over the Kangra Fort and 66 villages to Maharaja Ranjit Singh?

  • In place of security provided to him for protection against British
  • In place of help provided to him at the time of defeating the Gorkhas
  • As a gift for being enthroned as a Raja
  • As a donation for the building of Gurudwara in Himachal Pradesh

5.In which year did the Sikh general ‘Zorawar Singh’ added the area of Lahaul-Spiti to his Sikh State?

  • 1737 AD
  • 1573 AD
  • 1842 AD
  • 1627 AD

6.Which of the following was the first Nazim or Governor of Kangra Hills, who was appointed by Maharaja Ranjit Singh after defeating the Gorkhas?

  • Desa Singh Manjithia
  • Dhyan Singh
  • Bhan Singh
  • Bir Singh

7. Who was appointed as the Nazim of Hill Statesby Maharaja Ranjit Singh?

  • Sahib Singh
  • Gurubaksh Singh Manjithia
  • Chandan Singh
  • Desa Singh Manjithia

8.Who stopped Raja Ghamand Chand from expanding his empire?

  • Ahmed Shah Abdali
  • Jassa Singh
  • Amar Singh Thapa
  • Jai Singh

9.Which of the following mediated between Raja Sansar Chand and Jassa Singh Ramgharia for solving the dispute between them regarding the authority over Kangra Fort?

  • Saif Ali Khan
  • Jivan Khan
  • Maharaja Ranjit Singh
  • Raja Birbal

10.Who forced Raja Ghamand Chand to give Nazrana (gift) in 1770 AD?

  • Jassa Singh
  • Amar Singh Thapa
  • Ahmed Shah Abdali
  • Jai Singh

11.The “Battle of Bhangani Shahib” near Paonta Sahib, was fought between Guru Govind Singh and the Raja of ……………..?

  • Rampur Bushahar
  • Mandi
  • Bilaspur
  • Sirmaur

12.Who was the Raja of Bilaspur when Guru Govind Singh visited it in 1682 A.D.?

  • Devi Chand
  • Ajay Chand
  • Ghamand Chand
  • Bhim Chand

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