History General Knowledge Questions and Answers – Set 2

Q1. Market regulations were introduced by
A. Sher Shah
B. Muhammad-bin-Tughlaq
C. Alauddin Khilji
D. Firoz Tughlaq

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Q2. Which ancient city is planned in the shape of it lotus?
A. Ujjain
B. Madurai
C. Banaras
D. Agra

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Q3. A Blackshirt Movement called Fascism was started in Italy by
A. Adolf Hitler
B. Benito Mussolini
C. Charles Darwin
D. Max Muller

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Q4. In 1611, the English opened their first factory in South India, in
A. Madras
B. Masulipatam
C. Armagoan
D. Visakhapatnam

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Q5. Albuquerque captured Goa from
A. Ahmadnagar
B. Berar
C. Bijapur
D. Golaconda

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Q6. Which class benefited most under the revenue system of the British?
A. The peasants
B. The Merchants
C. The money lenders in the Villages
D. Revenue Collectors

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Q7. Rivalry between which two countries led to the First World Was?
A. France and Italy
B. England and Germany
C. England and France
D. England and Japan

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Q8. Of the various Europeans who came to the East, whose trade was confined almost exclusively to China?
A. The English
B. The Portuguese
C. The Danes
D. The Dutch

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Q9. The revolt of 1857 began at Meerut on
A. April 10
B. April 9
C. May 10
D. March 29

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Q10. The modern historian who called the revolt of 1857 as the first war of independence is
A. Dr. R.C. Majumdar
B. Dr. S.N. Sen
C. V.D. Savarkar
D. Asoka Mehta

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