General Studies Mock Test - 17 for History - TNPSC


  1. Which is the earliest term used to denote cities inn an ancient Indian Literature?
    1.  Nagar
    2.  Mahanagar
    3. Pur
    4.  Nigama

  2. Which ruler of Magadh was a contemporary of Buddha?
    1.  Mahapadma Nanda
    2.  Ajat Shatru
    3.  Chandragupta Maurya
    4. Bimbisara

  3. Vedic text mention vrihi,tandula and sali which refers to?
    1.  Rice
    2.  Barley
    3.  Oats
    4.  Wheat

  4. Who said "Cowardice and ahimsa do not go together any more than water and fire"?
    1.  Vinobha Bhave
    2.  S C Bose
    3.  Jaya Prahash Narayan
    4. M K Gandhi

  5. When the Quit India Movement started in 1942, Who among the following was the viceroy of India?
    1.  Lord Willingdon
    2.  Lord Curzon
    3.  Lord Wavell
    4.  Lord Linlithgow

  6. Which of the reform made a clear division between the functions of the Central and provincial government?
    1.  Mont Reform
    2. Montford Reform
    3.  The Arm Reform
    4.  Khilafat Reform

  7. The Moplah rebellion of 1921 broke out in which state of India?
    1.  Tamilnadu
    2.  Karnataka
    3.  Kerala
    4.  Andhra Pradesh

  8. Who was the President of the Indian National Congress in free India?
    1.  M K Gandhi
    2.  Jawaherlal Nehru 
    3.  Serdar Patel
    4. J B Kripalani

  9. Who proposed the preamble bbefore the drafting committee of the constitution?
    1.  Birsa Munda
    2.  B R Ambedkar
    3. Jawaherlal Nehru
    4.  B G Tilak

  10. Whwn did Subhash Chandra Bose resign from the Presidentship of the Congress?
    1.  1935
    2.  1930
    3.  1940
    4.  1939




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