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Online History Quiz Set No - 42

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.

411) Which was the first 'talkie' feature film made and shown in India ?
A) Raja Harishchandra (1913)
B) Kapala Kundala (1929)
C) Alam Ara (1931)
D) Lanka Dahan (1917)

412) Which word was used for the royal military troops of the Cholas?
A) Bhartaka
B) Kattupaddi
C) Kadgham
D) Kaikkolar

413) Who advocated Nazism in Germany?
A) Fedrick William IV
B) Adolf Hitler
C) Bismarck
D) William III

414) Who among the following assumed the title of Ksitipasatapatih (Lord of Hundred Kings)?
A) Samudragupta
B) Chandragupta
C) Skandagupta
D) Kanishka

415) Who among the following had the longest tenure as the Prime Minister of India?
A) Charan Singh
B) Morarji Desai
C) Lal Bahadur Shastri
D) V. P. Singh

416) Who among the following Indian leaders was dismissed by the British from the Indian Civil Services?
A) Satyendranath Tagore
B) Surendranath Bannerji
C) R. C. Dutt
D) Subhas Chandra Bose

417) Who among the following is known for his work on medicine during the Gupta period?
A) Saumilla
B) Sudraka
C) Shaunaka
D) Susrutha

418) Who among the following is not a moderate?
A) Surendranath Banerjee
B) Womesh Chandra Banerjee
C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
D) Pherozeshah Mehta

419) Who among the following is NOT associated with medicine in ancient India?
A) Charaka
B) Susruta
C) Bhaskaracharya
D) Dhanvantri

420) Who among the following is said to have witnessed the reigns of eight Delhi Sultans?
A) Abul Fazal
B) Amir Khusrau
C) Ziauddin Barani
D) Minhaj-us-siraj