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Why was the Simon Commission boycotted by Indians?

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Because it was made up of Britishers.

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The earliest Chinese civilization of which archaeologists tell us in the _______ civilization 

A) Cheng B) Chou
C) Shang D) Chang Ziang
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Shang

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The historical monument Al Khazneh is located in which city ?

A) Giza B) Tehran
C) Baghdad D) Petra
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Petra

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The English King who was prepared to exchange his kingdom for a horse was

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Richard III

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Who among the following devised the method of making 'Pakka' roads?

A) Mc Adam B) Jimi Adams
C) George Stephenson D) Graham Brothers
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Mc Adam

Explanation:

Mc Adam devised the method of making 'Pakka' roads. which is also called macad-amized' roads named after him

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'The Peloponnesian war' was fought between _______ and _____

A) Sparta and Iran B) Sparta and Athens
C) Athens and Iran D) Athens and Asia Minor
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Sparta and Athens

Explanation:

The Peloponnesian war, between Athens and Sparta from 431 to 404 BC ended in the defeat of Athens and the destruction of her democracy. Athens became a subject state of sparta. This war marked the beginning of the end of the "Glory that was Greece".

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Russian revolutionary, who founded the Communist Party was

A) Karl Marx B) Stalin
C) Lenin D) Trotsky
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Lenin

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The schools which taught primary education to Muslims during the period of sultanate

A) Mukhaddams B) Makthabs
C) Kohies D) None
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Makthabs

Explanation:

Makthabs taught the primary education to muslims during the period of sultanate

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