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Online History Quiz Set No - 36

History questions have been taken from previous years questions paper of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

351) Which city did Sikandar Lodhi founded in the year 1504?
A) Delhi
B) Lucknow
C) Agra
D) Allahabad

352) Which close associate of Mahatma Gandhi was popularly known as 'Deenbandhu' ?
A) C F Andrews
B) Jamnalal Bajaj
C) Vallabhbhai Patel
D) Vinoba Bhave

353) Which conquerer was born in Macedonia (Europe), died in Babylon (Asia) and buried in Alexandria (Africa)?
A) Napolean
B) Alexander the Great
C) Changez Khan
D) Nadir Shah

354) Which country was first to start a joint stock company to trade with India?
A) Dutch
B) Portugese
C) Danish
D) French

355) Which country was formerly known as 'Formosa' ?
A) Indonesia
B) Thailand
C) Cambodia
D) Taiwan

356) Which deity was not worshipped by the Vedic Aryans ?
A) Pashupati
B) Varun
C) Maruti
D) Indra

357) Which freedom fighter authored 'Gita Rahasya', a commentary on Bhagvad Gita, during his imprisonment at Mandalay in Myanmar ?
A) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
B) C.Rajagopalachari
C) Mahatma Gandhi
D) Vinoba Bhave

358) Which freedom fighter is also known as Lokmanya?
A) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
B) Lala Lajpat Rai
C) Gopal Krishan Gokhle
D) Sardar Patel

359) Which freedom fighter was popularly known as the 'Grand Old Man of India' ?
A) Dadabhai Naoroji
B) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C) Sardar Patel
D) Chittaranjan Das

360) Which important historical figure is associated with the Raigarh fort ?
A) Aurangzeb
B) Akbar
C) Shivaji
D) Maharana Pratap