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. “Everything else can wait, but not agriculture.” The above statement is attributed to
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2006

(A) Jagjivan Ram
(B) Jawahar Lal Nehru
(C) Mahatma Gandhi
(D) Sardar Patel

2. Who of the following had written, “India’s salvation will not be achieved under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi”?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2014

(A) M.A. Jinnah
(B) Clement Richard Attlee
(C) Winston Churchill
(D) Subhash Chandra Bose

3. Who said, “Freedom is almost within reach, we have to seize it?”
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2002, (Mains) 2004

(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Subhash Chandra Bose
(C) Jawahar Lal Nehru
(D) Shaukat Ali

4. Who gives the Slogan ‘Jai Jawan’, Jai Kisan’?
Question Asked : 38th BPSC (Pre) 1992

(A) Lal Bahadur Sashtri
(B) Subhash Chandra Bose
(C) Devi Lal
(D) Morariji Desai

5. Which one of the following statements is not correct about Rabindranath Tagore?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2013

(A) He sang the glories of ancient India and its culture.
(B) He considered Shivaji and Guru Govind Singh as a nation builder.
(C) Many of his songs refute the heroism of Marathas.
(D) He favoured the economic aspects of Swadeshi Movement.

6. Who amongst the following had called Rabindra Nath Tagore as ‘the Great Sentinel’?
Question Asked : UPUDA/LDA (Mains) 2010

(A) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
(B) Mahatma Gandhi
(C) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
(D) Subhash Chandra Bose

7. In which year Rabindranath Tagore died?
Question Asked : Uttarakhand PCS (Mains) 2006

(A) 1869
(B) 1911
(C) 1941
(D) 1765

8. Who among the following Indian is known as Gurudev?
Question Asked : 38th BPSC (Pre) 1992-93

(A) Rabindra Nath Tagore
(B) C. Rajgopalachari
(C) Lala Lajpat Roy
(D) B.R. Ambedkar

9. Which death anniversary of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar will fall in 2016?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2016

(A) 58th Anniversary
(B) 59th Anniversary
(C) 60th Anniversary
(D) 61st Anniversary

10. On which of the following date the maker of the constitution of India Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar had died?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Pre) 1990

(A) December 15, 1956
(B) December 6, 1956
(C) November 6, 1956
(D) October 6, 1959