Short Question & Answer (History)

 

Quiz about History

 

  • Qus. What is Magna Carta?
  • Ans. A historical document curbing the king’s power.
  • Qus. The Magna Carta was signed during the reign of-
  • Ans. John II
  • Qus. Magna Carta was signed by the king of England in-
  • Ans.1215
  • Qus. ‘Renaissance’ is-
  • Ans. A period of rebirth of learning.
  • Qus.  French revolution took place during the reign of-
  • Ans. King Louis XVI
  • Qus. The French revolution began in the year-
  • Ans. 1789
  • Qus. ‘Fall of the Bastille’ is associated with-
  • Ans. French revolution
  • Qus. The French revolution gave rise to the theory of–
  • Ans. Socialism
  • Qus. ‘Renaissance’ took place in Europe during –
  • Ans. 15th century
  • Qus. Who emerged as a great leader in France as a result of the ‘French revolution’?
  • Ans. Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Qus. The slogan of the French revolution was –
  • Ans. Liberty, equality, and fraternity
  • Qus. The French revolution ended in-
  • Ans. 1793
  • Qus. The Russian revolution took place in the year-
  • Ans.1917
  • Qus. The Bolshevik revolution is associated with-
  • Ans. Russia
  • Qus. Who emerged as a great leader after Russian revolution?
  • Ans. Vladimir Lenin
  • Qus. The Bolshevik revolution took place in-
  • Ans.1917
  • Qus. The Russian revolution of 1917 was led by-
  • Ans. Lenin
  • Qus. Who wrote the communist manifesto?
  • Ans. Karl Marx
  • Qus. When was the communist manifesto written?
  • Ans. 1848
  • Qus. The seven years war was fought between
  • Ans. England and prussia
  • Qus. The hundred – years war was fought between-
  • Ans. France and England.
  • Qus. War of roses in European history is associated with-
  • Ans. Cevil war in england
  • Qus. Queen Maria Theresa is associated with the-
  • Ans. War of Austrian succession
  • Qus. Which was the Napoleon’s last battle in which he was captured and exiled to St Helena?
  • Ans. Battle of Waterloo
  • Qus. Battle of waterloo was fought in-
  • Ans. 1815
  • Qus. The hundred – years war fought between france and England was started by-
  • Ans. Henry V
  • Qus. Scientific socialism is connected with-
  • Ans. Karl Marx
  • Qus. To which country did Karl Marx belong?
  • Ans. Germany
  • Qus. Kerensky was associated with the-
  • Ans. Russian revolution
  • Qus. “Phoney war” is associated with the invasion by-
  • Ans. Germany of Norway and Denmark
  • Qus. ‘Boston tea party’ is associated with the-
  • Ans. American independence 
  • Qus. War of American independence was fought between-
  • Ans. Britain and North America
  • Qus. When was war of American independence fought?
  • Ans. 1775
  • Qus. Who drafted ‘Declaration of American independence’?
  • Ans. Thomas jefferson
  • Qus. When was the ‘Declaration of rights’ drafted for American independence?
  • Ans. 1776
  • Qus. World war I commenced in-
  • Ans.1914
  • Qus. World war II commenced in-
  • Ans. 1939
  • Qns. The Treaty of Versailles was signed in –
  • Ans. 1919
  • Qns. The first atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima on –
  • Ans. August 6, 1945
  • Qns. The second atom bomb was dropped on Nagasaki on –
  • Ans. August 9, 1945
  • Qns. Which country suffered maximum in world war II?
  • Ans. Japan
  • Qns. Bangladesh was created in –
  • Ans. 1971
  • Qns. Zimbabwe attained independence in –
  • Ans. 1980
  • Qns. Why did Pakistan leave commonwealth in 1971?
  • Ans. Due to recognition of Bangladesh
  • Qns. Napoleon Bonaparte belonged to-
  • Ans. France
  • Qns. The treaty of Versailles ended the –
  • Ans. World war I
  • Qns. Adolf Hitler belonged to –
  • Ans. Germany
  • Qns. The Ad 1607 war of Gibraltar Bay was fought –
  • Ans. Dutch against Portuguese and Spaniards
  • Qns. Florence nightingale is associated with?
  • Ans. Crimean war
  • Qns. The European renaissance-
  • Ans. Centered on present world rather then on afterlife 
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  • Qns. Humanist philosopher taught that –
  • Ans. People could lead moral lives while still concentrating on life in this world
  • Qns. Renaissance painting was NOT characterized by –
  • Ans. The use of themes from nature
  • Qns. The African slave trade –
  • Ans. Was one aspect of the Columbian exchange
  • Qns. In central Europe, in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries,
  • Ans. Thirty years’ war began modern state system
  • Qns. Which country changed allegiances between World War I and World War II?
  • Ans. Japan 
  • Qns. Post-World war I territorial changes
  • Ans. Strengthened the Ottoman Empire
  • Qns. The French revolution –
  • Ans. Awakened republican goals among French commoners.
  • Qns. The romantic movement-
  • Ans. Was tied to the nationalist movement
  • Qns. In the early twentieth century, Russia –
  • Ans. Led a pan-Slavic movement in the Balkans.
  • Qns. By the twentieth century, which country remained an exporter of primary products?
  • Ans. Argentina
  • Qns. The immediate cause of World War II in Europe was-
  • Ans. The invasion of Poland
  • Qns. The first truly global war was
  • Ans. Seven years’ war
  • Qns. Which of the ancient civilization was situated near the Persian Gulf?
  • Ans. Summer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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