GK Questions and Answer, GK Quiz

1:  Why did British applied Subsidiary Alliance in Magadh-confederacy in the modern age?
Options:
  1. To annex under British Rule
  2. To form alliance under British Rule
  3. To consolidate power under British Rule
  4. To trade under British Rule

Answer: Option1

Explanation:

It was a very clever,cunning & heinous ploy by the British to capture the state showing in the form of business first & then applying Subsidiary Alliance in the disguise of business they applied British Rule to conquer the state. By applying Subsidiary Alliance they captured half of India. Discuss this in Forums

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2:  Which distinguished personalities set up the Anti-Untouchability League for the eradication of the evil of untouchability in modern India?
Options:
  1. Dr. B. R. Ambedkar
  2. Abul Kalam Azad
  3. Mahatma Gandhi
  4. K. Kelappan

Answer: Option3

Explanation:

Though, there is a controversy between the two distinguished personalities-Mahatma Gandhi & Dr. B. R. Ambedkar(Because he was Dalit by origin). But justified evidence prove that Mahatma Gandhi set up the Anti-Untouchability League Discuss this in Forums

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3:  In which year was the Swaraj Party formed in the modern age?
Options:
  1. 1929
  2. 1932
  3. 1923
  4. 1942

Answer: Option3

Explanation:

Actually, there is a huge controversy regarding the formation year & the founder of the Swaraj Party. But justified evidence & other testimonials, it was found that the Swaraj Party was formed in 1923 by Bal Gangadhar Tilak. Discuss this in Forums

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4:  Which country introduced the worlds first diesel locomotive engine in 1912 in the modern age?
Options:
  1. UK
  2. India
  3. France
  4. Germany

Answer: Option4

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5:  Which city in Rajasthan has riding breeches named after it during Medieval Period?
Options:
  1. Jaipur
  2. UdayPur
  3. Jaishalmir
  4. Jodhpur

Answer: Option4

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6:  During Indus Valley Civilization, If someone said they were from Hellas - which country was it?
Options:
  1. Mesopotamia-(Turkey)
  2. Athena
  3. Egypt
  4. Greece

Answer: Option4

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7:  In Vedic Culture what is Seppuku?
Options:
  1. Suicide-Prohibited by Vedas
  2. Marriage- More than one
  3. Birth
  4. Natural Death

Answer: Option1

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8:  Who designed the first Iron ship the Great Britain in 1845 which traveled to India during 1856 before First Indian war of Independence?
Options:
  1. King Brunel I
  2. King George XIV
  3. King George I
  4. King Brunel IV

Answer: Option1

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9:  What was discovered in 1922 by Howard Carter in the modern age?
Options:
  1. Choudhry Rahmat Ali Tomb
  2. Syed Ahmed Khan Tomb
  3. Tutankamen Tomb
  4. Bahadur Shah Jafar II Tomb

Answer: Option3

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10:  The Battle of Hastings was fought in which of the following years during Medieval Period?
Options:
  1. 1064 AD
  2. 1066 AD
  3. 1168 AD
  4. 1262 AD

Answer: Option2

Explanation:

Actually, The Battle of Hastings was fought outside India during Medieval Period, so it became the first epic battle outside India. Discuss this in Forums

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11:  Which of the eminent world leader's autobiography is titled 'The Story of My Experiments with Truth' in the modern age?
Options:
  1. Nelson Mandela
  2. Mahatma K Gandhi
  3. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  4. Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

Answer: Option2

Explanation:

Though, Nelson Mandela was conferred as the author of the autobiography, 'The Story of My Experiments with Truth'. But after thorough research & other testimonials, it was found that M.K. Gandhi wrote the autobiography, 'The Story of My Experiments with Truth' in the modern age. Discuss this in Forums

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12:  Which religion had religious days Duvali, Dushira and Holi during Medieval Period?
Options:
  1. Christian
  2. Muslim
  3. Hindu
  4. None of these

Answer: Option3

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13:  In which country would you find the Negev desert during Indus Valley Civilization?
Options:
  1. Mesopotamia-(Turkey)
  2. Israel (Sumeria)
  3. India- (Harappa)
  4. Afghanistan (Satughai)

Answer: Option2

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14:  The title of whose book translates as 'My struggle' in the modern age?
Options:
  1. Abul Kalam Azad
  2. Kartar Singh Sarabha
  3. Martin Luther King, Jr
  4. Adolf Hitler

Answer: Option4

Explanation:

Actually, there is a controversy between Adolf Hitler & Martin Luther King, Jr as the title of the book 'My struggle'. But after thorough research & other justified evidence, it was found that Martin Luther King, Jr as the translator of the book 'My struggle'. Adolf Hitler wrote the original book & Kartar Singh Sarabha translated in Hindi in the modern age. Discuss this in Forums

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15:  Who was the son of Zeus and Maia - Gods Messenger in the Medieval age?
Options:
  1. Johan
  2. Hermes
  3. Mathew
  4. Isiah

Answer: Option2

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16:  Who sailed in the Golden Hind in Medieval Period?
Options:
  1. Sir Donald Campbell
  2. Sir Issur Danielovitch
  3. Sir Francis Drake
  4. Sir William Harvey

Answer: Option3

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17:  In the Old Testament what book comes between Obadiah - Micah in the Medieval Period?
Options:
  1. Jonah
  2. Mathew
  3. Esther
  4. Judas

Answer: Option1

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18:  Whose autobiography was 'The long walk to Freedom' in the modern age?
Options:
  1. Nelson Mandela
  2. Syed Ahmed Khan
  3. Abul Kalam Azad
  4. M.K. Gandhi

Answer: Option1

Explanation:

Though, M.K. Gandhi was conferred as the author of the autobiography, 'The long walk to Freedom'. But after thorough research & other testimonials, it was found that Nelson Mandela wrote the autobiography, 'The long walk to Freedom' in the modern age. Discuss this in Forums

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19:  Which Greek Roman god is actually a Aescapalious emblem staff snake during Ancient Civilization?
Options:
  1. Love
  2. Medicine
  3. Destruction
  4. Death

Answer: Option2

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20:  In which city was the famous black hole in the modern age?
Options:
  1. Calcutta
  2. Delhi
  3. Dhaka
  4. Kottayam

Answer: Option1

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