There will be five sections in your CLAT Exam. All the sections are equally important. GK is one of them and it will be of 50 marks. So you need to study hard to attempt all or maximum questions of this section. Here are CLAT GK Sample Questions based on Indian History. These questions will help you in your exam so try to learn them.

Q1. Aim of the Swarajya Party was to:

A) Agitate for total freedom

B) Boycott the Congress moves

C) Enter the legislature and wreck the Government from within

D) Resort to extremism

Q2. Who was known as ‘the parrot of Hindustan’?

A) Amir Khusro

B) Malik Muhammad Jaisy

C) Roy Vonmal

D) Purandar Khan

Q3. Who was called ‘Chanakya of Maratha Politics’?

A) Baji Rao II

B) Balaji Viswanath

C) Nana Pharnabis

D) Mahadaji Sindia

Q4. The battle of Kanwaha was fought between:

A) Humayun and Mahmud Lodi

B) Babur and Ibrahim Lodi

C) Babur and Rana Sougha

D) Humayun and Sher Khan

Q5. Who wrote the song ‘Sare Jahan Se Achchha’?

A) Ghalib

B) Iqbal

C) Kaifee Azmi

D) Sahir Ludhianvi

Q6. Who was the founder of Brahma Samaj?

A) Raja Ram Mohan Roy

B) Arvind Ghosh

C) Vivekanand

D) Swami Dayanand Sarswati

Q7. The Painting of Ajanta depicts stories of the:

A) Ramayan

B) Mahabharata

C) Jatakas

D) Panchatantra

Q8. The Indus Valley civilization was Non-Aryan because:

A) It was urban

B) It had a pictographic script

C) It had an agricultural economy

D) It extended up to the Narmada Valley

Q9. Shivaji died in the year:

A) 1676

B) 1677

C) 1678

D) 1680

Q10. In which language was the Shrimad Bhagavad Gita originally written?

A) Sanskrit

B) Apabhramsa

C) Prakrit

D) Pali

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