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50 Valuable Indian History Questions-asking regularly PSC Examinations(21/12/2015)

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50-Valuable  Questions in the History of India for  PSC Examiantions(21/12/2015)(Set-21)

  1. Name the Viceroy of India during the visit of Princes of Wales
    Ans:Lord North Brook
  2. How many times did Gandhiji visit Kerala
    Ans:5 times
  3. Name the girl who voluntarily gave all her gold ornaments to Gandhiji during his visit in Kerala 1934 for the upliftment of Harijans
  4. The Arab pilot who helped Vasco-da-Gama to reach India
    Ans:Ibn Majid
  5. When did the rule of English East India Company came to an end in India
    Ans:1858 August 2
  6. Who was the second to offer individual satyagraha of Mahatma Gandhi
    Ans:Jawaharlal Nehru
  7. The Meerut conspiracy was in
  8. The first Anglo-Sikh war ended by the treaty of
    Ans:Treaty of Lahore
  9. Who was the Governor General of India during the passing of the Hindu Widow Remarriage Act
    Ans:Lord Delhousie
  10. Name the merchant who invited Gandhiji into South Africa as his legal advisor
    Ans:Dada Abdulla
  11. Balagangadhara Tilak died on
    Ans:1st August 1920
  12. Who was the Viceroy of India during the White Mutiny by European troops
    Ans:Lord Canning
  13. When did Gandhiji go to South Africa for legal practice
  14. What is ‘Dark millennium’ in ancient India
    Ans:The period from 1500 BC to 500 BC
  15. Who discovered Bhimbetka’
  16. Name the founder of the Rashtrakuta Dynasti
    Ans:Dantivarman or Dantidurga
  17. Who made Gulbarga as the as the capital of the Bahmani Empire
    Ans:Hasan Gangu
  18. Sufi orders were known as
  19. Barrackpur was situated in
  20. The most important centre of the Revolt of 1857 in Rajasthan
  21. Who founded Sangath Sabha
    Ans:Kesab chandrasen
  22. When was the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandh Committee formed
  23. Who is called as the liberator of Indian Press
    Ans:Charles metcalfe
  24. Who constituted the Hunter Education Commission in 1882
    Ans:Lord Rippon
  25. Name the first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Calcutta
    Ans:Sir Elija Impey
  26. When did Gandhiji find the Tolstoy farm in South Africa
  27. Who was the Viceroy of India during the second Factory Act
    Ans:Lord Lansdowne
  28. Who appointed the Andrew Frazer Commission for reforms in police
    Ans:Lord Curzon
  29. Who categorized the nature of the British economic exploitation in India into three different phases
  30. Who stated that, ‘Congress was a product of Dufferin’s brain’
    Lala laj path Roy
  31. Who published the article , ‘New Lamps for old’
    Ans:Aurobindo Ghosh
  32. Who was the winner of the Russo-Japanese war of 1904-05
  33. Who set up the Durand Commission to define the Durand line between India and Afghanistan
    Ans:Lord Lansdowne
  34. Which was first political murder of Europeans in India
    Ans:The Rand murder at Pune in 1897
  35. Who founded the Indian Ambulance core in South Africa
    Ans:Mahatma Gandhi
  36. Name the founder of the ‘Indian House’ in London
    Ans:Shyamji Krishnavarma
  37. The book ‘Bhawani Mandir’ was the publication of
    Ans:Anusilan Samiti
  38. Who challenged the Indians to frame a constitution which was agreeable to all the political parties of India ,during the visit of Simon Commission
    Ans:Lord Birken head
  39. When was the Muslim league formed
  40. Name the Viceroy of India during the Delhi durbar in connection with the coronation of King George V
    Ans:Lord Hardinge II
  41. Who was the secretary of Mahatma Gandhi
    Ans:Mahadev Desai
  42. Who wrote the book ‘The Indian Struggle’
    Ans:Subhash Chandra Bose
  43. The Royal Indian Navy Mutiny happened at
  44. What was ‘Proletatarian Path’
    Ans:The statement of policy issued by CPI in 1940
  45. Who is called as the ‘Father of Communal Electorate’
    Ans:Lord Minto
  46. Which was regarded as ‘Dead as doornail’ by Jawaharlal Nehru
    Ans:August offer
  47. When did Gandhiji start the paper ‘Indian Opinion’
  48. Who was the first Indian to become governor of a state during British rule
  49. Name the Viceroy of India during the Malabar rebellion
    Ans:Lord Reading
  50. Who was destined to die in jail after a prolonged hunger strike
    Ans:Jatin Das


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