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Why was the Simon Commission boycotted by Indians?

Answer

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

Answer

Richard III

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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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Which is true of the 1912 presidential election?

A) Because all three major candidates were Progressive, the Socialist won B) Because all three major candidates were Progressive, Progressive votes were split
C) Although none of the candidates was Progressive, the Progressives decided the election D) Although none of the candidates was Progressive, Progressive ideas were important
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Because all three major candidates were Progressive, Progressive votes were split

Explanation:

Because all three major candidates were Progressive, Progressive votes were split" is the one among the following that is true of the 1912 presidential election.

The correct option among all the options that are given in the question is the option "B".

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