History General Knowledge Questions and Answers – Set 8

Q1. The name of the thinker who propounded the idea of separation of powers was
A. Diderot
B. Montesque
C. Voitaire
D. Rousseau

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Q2. The period of Shahjahan was visited by the terrible famine in year
A. 1627 A.D.
B. 1628 A.D.
C. 1630 A.D.
D. 1631 A.D

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Q3. The tax which abolished by Akbar and was reimposed by Aurangzeb was
A. Jatak
B. Zazia
C. Khiraz
D. Khama

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Q4. The rise of Maratha power began from the time of
A. Shambhaji
B. Shivaji
C. Shahuji
D. Shahaji

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Q5. Shivaji adopted was technique which was called
A. Tulgama
B. Traditional Indian
C. Cavalary fighting
D. Gorillawarfare

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Q6. The Hindu Raja who was called “Mountainian rat” in Indian History was
A. Prithvi Raj
B. Shivaji
C. Rana Sanga
D. Maharana Pratap

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Q7. The downfall of the Mughal Empire began from the period of
A. Aurangzeb
B. Jahangir
C. Shahjahan
D. Bahadur Shah

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Q8. The birth place of Nepolean is
A. Sicily
B. Paris
C. Corsica
D. Malta

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Q9. The last battle which Nepolean fought and was defeated was
A. The battle of Tarafalgar
B. The battle of Waterloo
C. The battle of Austerlitz
D. The battle of Russia

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Q10. The propounder of national feeling in Italy was
A. Cavour
B. Garibaldi
C. Mazzini
D. Emameul

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Q11. ____ is the India’s first Pharmaceutical Company
A. Cipla
B. Bengal Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals
C. Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
D. None of these

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