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Who is considered as the master of Greek comedy ?

A) Aeschylus B) Sophocles
C) Aristophanes D) Philip
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Aristophanes

Explanation:

"Aeschylus" was the founder of Greek tragedy, he was author of "Promethus Bound".

"Sophocles" is considered as the greatest Greek tragedians.

"Philip" was the father of Alexander.

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Young Italy movement by led by two revolutionaries, One was "Mazzini" and Other was ?

A) Garibaldi B) Victor
C) Emmanuel D) Louis
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Garibaldi

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Which among following is called "Gift of the Nile" ?

A) China B) India
C) Iraq D) Egypt
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Egypt

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France joined the Triple Entente because 

A) it needed protection from Germany B) its leaders wanted to take over land in the Balkans
C) its leaders wanted to protect French colonies in Africa D) it had a long history of friendship with Great Britain
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) it needed protection from Germany

Explanation:

France joined the Triple Entente because it needed protection from Germany.

 

France felt very heavily the aggression from Germany (a country which it shared a border with), especially over the tension Alsace and Lorraine and the constant switching over of these two counties.

It was also worried about the rapid military advancement in Germany and France wanted to ally itself with Russia and Great Britain.

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Who was the modern world's first woman head of government ?

A) Indira Gandhi B) Sirimao Bandaru nayake
C) Isabel Peron D) Golda Mayor
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Sirimao Bandaru nayake

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The oldest dynasty still ruling in which country   ?

A) India B) Iran
C) Japan D) England
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Japan

Explanation:

The longest-surviving dynasty in the world is the Imperial House of Japan.

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Whose period was known as the Golden Age of Rome?

Answer

 Augustus Caesar

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Which political party used to have swastik symbol ?

A) Communist Party of Chaina B) Republican Party, USA
C) National Socialist Party, Germany D) Liberal Democratic Party of Japan
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) National Socialist Party, Germany

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