General Knowledge: History and Culture

Here we presenting with National and International History Multiple choice Questions with answers. Global Culture MCQ Quiz for various competitive exams or interviews.

97 Questions


1. Which Statement is correct about Vardhmana Mahavira. (1)Vardhmana Mahavira was born in 540 BC in Lumbani near Kapilavastu. (2)His father was the head of a famous kshatriya clan and his mother a Lichachvi princess. (3)He attained perfect knowledge or kaivalya at the age of 42.
[A] 1 and 2 only
[B] 2 and 3 only
[C] 1 and 3 only
[D] All of the Above
2. The Translation of which of the following text is known as Razmnamah?
[A] Ramayana
[B] Lilavati
[C] Atharvaveda
[D] Mahabharata
3. Who returned the 'Kaiser I Hind ' medal due to Jallianwala tragedy?
[A] Motilal Nehru
[B] Mahatma Gandhi
[C] M.R. Jayakar
[D] Rabindranath Tagore
4. Which Movement was launched along with the Khilafat Movement?
[A] Swadeshi movement
[B] Home rule movement
[C] Civil Disobedience movement
[D] Non-cooperation Movement
5. M.K. Gandhi applied his "Satyagraha" first against?
[A] The European Indigo Planters
[B] The mill owners of Ahmedabad
[C] The British Government
[D] The raciest authorities of South Africa
6. Where did the congress working committee first accept the idea of the quit India Movement?
[A] Wardha
[B] Bombay
[C] Nagpur
[D] Pune
[E] All of the Above
7. Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, October 2nd is observed as?
[A] International Day of Violence.
[B] International Day of Non-Violence.
[C] International Day of peace
[D] None of these
8. When did Gandhi travel to South Africa for legal work?
[A] 1882
[B] 1888
[C] 1893
[D] None of these
9. Which Satyagraha was the first to be started by Gandhiji in India?
[A] Non-cooperation Movement in 1942
[B] Champaran in 1918
[C] Swadeshi movement in 1917
[D] None of these
10. Gandhiji's famous Harijan- uplift tour started from?
[A] Wardha
[B] Bombay
[C] Pune
[D] Nagpur