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. Who was the first Speaker to discard the official wig and presided over the house wearing the Gandhi cap?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 2010

(A) Satya Narayan Sinha
(B) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
(C) G. V Mavlankar
(D) Sanjeeva Redai

2. Which two leaders visited India and served for social regeneration
Question Asked : UPPCS (Pre) 1992

(A) Gandhi, Tilak
(B) Jawaharlal Nehru, Subhash Chandra Bose
(C) Bipin Chandra Pal, Arvind Ghosh
(D) Gopal Krishna Gokhale, Motilal Nehru

3. Who said, “Political Freedom is the life breath of a nation”?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2004

(A) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(B) Aurobindo Ghosh
(C) Bipin Chandra Pal
(D) Mahatma Gandhi

4. “The British Government is not responsible for the partition of India.” The above statement is attributed to
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2009

(A) Abul Kalam Azad
(B) Lord Attlee
(C) Lord Mountbatten
(D) Mahatma Gandhi

5. The Indian Famine Code, 1883 was prepared by
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2015

(A) Hunter Commission
(B) Hartog Commission
(C) Strachey Commission
(D) Indigo Commission

6. Which of the following famines of the 19th century in India has been described as ‘Sea of Calamity’?
Question Asked : UPRO/ARO (Mains) 2013

(A) Bihar Famine of 1873
(B) Rajputana Famine of 1868-69
(C) Madras Presidency Famine of 1866-67
(D) Orissa Famine of 1866-67

7. In Indian context, the attitude of ‘Paternalism in Governance’ is associated with
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2016

(A) Thomas Munro
(B) Charles Grant
(C) Holt Mackenzie
(D) Macaulay

8. The Anglo-Afghan relations in the 19th century were influenced by the fear of whose expansion towards India?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Spl.) (Mains) 2004

(A) Afghanistan
(B) France
(C) Iran
(D) Russia

9. Who amongst the following had called the Government of India Act, 1935 as the “Charter of Slavery”?
Question Asked : UPUDA/LDA (Spl.) (Pre) 2010

(A) Jawaharlal Nehru
(B) M.A. Jinnah
(C) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
(D) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

10. In which session, Indian National Congress had rejected Government of India Act, 1935?
Question Asked : UPUDA/LDA (Pre) 2013

(A) Ramgarh Session, 1940
(B) Lucknow Session, 1936
(C) Faizpur Session
(D) None of these