World History MCQ-2

World History MCQ for UPSC,APPSC,RRB,BiharPC,WBPSC,CivilsPrelims .SSC ,NDA,CDSE Exam

Question1

Who founded Istanbul?

A. Constantine I
B. Vasco da Gama
C. Marco Polo
D. None of the above

Question2

What was the nickname of King Charlemagne?

A. Ruler of the World
B. Warrior Scholar
C. Man of Peace
D. None of the above

Question3

Who built the Hanging Gardens of Babylon?

A. St. Thomas
B. King Nebuchadnezzar
C. Julius Caesar
D. None of the above

Question4

Which king was first addressed as ‘Your Majesty’?

A. Louis
B. Victoria
C. Akbar
D. Henry VIII

Question5

Great Bath is associated with

A. Egyptian Civilisation
B. Indus Valley Civilisation
C. Roman Civilisation
D. None of the above

Question6

The Declaration of Independence of the American Colonies was adopted by the Continental Congress on 4 July, 1776 at

A. Washington D.C.
B. New York
C. Chicago
D. Philadelphia

Question7

Which monarch called himself as the Second Alexander?

A. Ashoka
B. Ala-ud-din Khilji
C. Samudragupta
D. Akbar

Question8

Name the first king in the world who introduced prohibition?

A. Tippu Sultan
B. Akbar
C. Ashoka
D. Raja Raja Cholan

Question9

Treaty of Versailles was drawn up in 1919 between ______ and the Allied Powers.

A. Germany
B. India
C. Japan
D. Russia

Question10

Which country is called Constitution Research Society?

A. Vatican
B. Greece
C. England
D. France

Question11

Who was the first popular-elected president of Russia?

A. Gorbachev
B. Boris Yeltsin
C. Lenin
D. Vladimir Putin

Question12

The original home of the gypsies was

A. Egypt
B. Russia
C. India
D. Persia

Question13

The chief advocate of Fascism was

A. Mussolini
B. Adolf Hitler
C. St. Simon
D. Robert Oven

Question14

The slogan “No taxation without representation” was raised during the

A. American War of Independence
B. Russian Revolution
C. French Revolution
D. Indian Freedom Straggle

Question15

‘War of the Pacific’ is fought by ______ with Peru and Bolivia.

A. Chile
B. Paraguay
C. Uruguay
D. None of these

Question16

Industrial Revolution could not have come about without

A. merchant capitalism
B. the Enclosure Movement
C. the services of the proletariat class
D. an Agricultural Revolution

Question17

Fabian socialism emerged first in

A. India
B. Great Britain
C. Germany
D. Russia