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Online History Quiz Set No - 23

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.

221) The French East India Company was founded in:
A) 1600
B) 1620
C) 1664
D) 1604

222) The Gandhara school of Art was influenced most by the?
A) Shakas
B) Kushanas
C) Greeks
D) Persians

223) The General who gave the firing order at Jallianwala Bag was?
A) Curzon
B) Dyer
C) Cornwallis
D) Simpson

224) The Ghadar Party was founded (November 1913) at San Francisco, USA by:
A) Madam Bhikaji Cama
B) Lala Har Dayal
C) Motilal Nehru
D) Dadabhai Naoroji

225) The great exponent of Mahayana Buddhism was:
A) Ashvaghosa
B) Vasubandhu
C) Nagarjuna
D) Nagasena

226) The Gupta king who is known in the Indian legends as Vikramaditya was:
A) Chandragupta I
B) Samudragupta
C) Chandragupta II
D) Skandagupta

227) The Harappan Civilisation achieved far greater advancement than Sumer, Elam etc. on account of its:
A) town planning
B) metal working
C) weights and measures
D) seals and figures

228) The Harappan or Indus Valley Civilisation flourished during the __________ age.
A) Megalithic
B) Paleolithic
C) Neolithic
D) Chalcolithic

229) The historian Kalhan was?
A) Brahmin
B) Jain
C) Buddhist
D) None of these

230) The Home Rule League was formed during the:
A) First World War
B) Partition of Bengal
C) Struggle following the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
D) Implementation of Minto-Morley Reforms