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Online History Quiz Set No - 47

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.

461) Who was Francisco De Almeida?
A) English Viceroy in India
B) Portuguese Viceroy in India
C) French Viceroy in India
D) Dutch Viceroy in India

462) Who was popularly known as the 'Iron Man of India'?
A) Vallabhbhai Patel
B) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C) Chandrashekhar Azad
D) Subhas Chandra Bose

463) Who was popularly known as the 'Lady with the Lamp' ?
A) Sarojini Naidu
B) Florence Nightingale
C) Sister Nivedita
D) Mother Teresa

464) Who was the ambassador in the Court of Bindusara?
A) Antiochus I
B) Megasthenes
C) Machiavelli
D) Deimachus

465) Who was the author of the book 'Arthshastra'?
A) Megasthenese
B) Chanakya
C) Seleucus Nicator
D) Chandragupta

466) Who was the Delhi sultan to impose Jizya even on the Brahmins?
A) Balban
B) Alaud-din Khilji
C) Feroz Tughlaq
D) Muhammad Tughlaq

467) Who was the first education minister of independent India ?
A) Vallabhbhai Patel
B) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
C) Shyama Prasad Mukherjee
D) Lal Bahadur Shastri

468) Who was the first European to designate Aryans as a race?
A) Sir William Jones
B) Max Muller
C) General Cunningham
D) H. H. Wilson

469) Who was the first Indian ruler to organize Haj pilgrimage at the expense of the state?
A) Aurangzeb
B) Jahangir
C) Shahjahan
D) Akbar

470) Who was the first Indian to be elected to the British Parliament?
A) Dadabhai Naoroji
B) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
C) Bipin Chandra Pal
D) Lala Lajpat Rai