History

Indian and World History – History is an important topic for all competitive examinations. Under which India and the world study events or events related to it so far. Examples of ancient world history, history of the modern world, the history of ancient India, history of medieval India, history of modern India, etc. have been given here.

1. Which of following statements is not true for Jawaharlal Nehru?
Question Asked : Uttarakhand PCS (Mains) 2006

(A) He was influenced by Socialism.
(B) He was influenced by British liberalism.
(C) He was influenced by Mahatma Gandhi.
(D) He was influenced by German Nationalism.

2. Against which colonial power freedom struggle had to be continued in India even after 15 August, 1947?
Question Asked : Uttarakhand Lower Sub. (Pre) 2010

(A) French
(B) Dutch
(C) British
(D) Portuguese

3. Which part of India remained under Portuguese control after 15th August, 1947?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 2010

(A) Goa
(B) Sikkim
(C) Pondicherry
(D) Andaman & Nicobar

4. The year of Bengal Famine in which millions of people died is
Question Asked : UP Lower Sub. (Pre) 2013

(A) 1942
(B) 1943
(C) 1944
(D) 1945

5. What was the common relationship between Katherine Mayo, Aldous Huxley, Charles Andrews and William Digby?
Question Asked : 56th to 59th BPSC (Pre) 2015

(A) They wrote commentaries on the condition of India during the British rule
(B) They were supporters of the Indian National Movement
(C) They were opponents of the Indian National Movement
(D) They were friends of Mahatma Gandhi

6. During the colonial period in India, what was the purpose of the Whitley Commission?
Question Asked : IAS (Pre) 2003

(A) To review the fitness of India for further political reforms
(B) To report on existing conditions of labour and to make recommendations
(C) To draw up a plan for financial reforms for India
(D) To develop a comprehensive scheme for Civil Services in India.

7. Who among the following was the author of the official history of Congress?
Question Asked : Uttarakhand PCS (Pre) 2002

(A) C. Rajagopalachari
(B) J.B. Kripalani
(C) Pattabhi Sitaramayya
(D) Sardar Patel

8. The tomb of Kasturba Gandhi is situated in the premises of
Question Asked : UPPCS (Spl) (Mains) 2008

(A) Alipur Central Jail
(B) Ahmadnagar Fort Jail
(C) Agha Khan Palace Pune
(D) Yervada Jail

9. The Samadhis of Kasturba and Mahadev Desai are situated in the premises of
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2011

(A) Agha Khan Palace, Poona
(B) Yervada Jail
(C) Ahmadnagar Fort Jail
(D) Alipur Central Jail

10. Jagat Narayan Lal was sent to
Question Asked : 45th BPSC (Pre) 2001

(A) Bankipur Jail
(B) Camp Jail
(C) Bhagalpur Jail
(D) Hazaribagh Jail