Basic World History Quiz for Competitive Exams

Basic World History Quiz for Competitive Exams

Basic World History Quiz questions are a set of questions that cover various significant events, people, and places from different periods of human history. These Basic World History Quiz questions are designed to test one's knowledge and understanding of world history, including ancient civilizations, major wars, revolutions, important inventions, and significant historical figures. World history GK questions help individuals broaden their knowledge of the past and gain a better understanding of the present.

World History Quiz

In this article Basic World History Quiz for competitive exams, We are providing the important questions and answers related to World History GK for upcoming competitive exams. Answering these questions can be challenging, but it can also be rewarding and provide a sense of intellectual achievement.

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Basic Quiz Questions for World History

Q :  

Which of the following US Presidents visited China in 1972 to strengthen diplomatic relations?

(A) Richard Nixon

(B) George Bush (Sr.)

(C) D. Eisenhower

(D) J.F. Kennedy

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

Who was the President of the Chinese Communist Party at the time of the liberation of China?

(A) Zhou Enlai

(B) Deng Xiaoping

(C) Mao Zedong

(D) Liu Shawqi

Correct Answer : C

Q :  

In which of the following battles was the final defeat of Napoleonic France?

(A) Battle of Trafalgar

(B) Battle of Wagram

(C) Battle of the Pyramids

(D) Battle of Austerlitz

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

On whose principles were the US Declaration of Independence based?

(A) Civil rights

(B) Moral rights

(C) Legal right

(D) Natural right

Correct Answer : D

Q :  

From whose idea did Marxist materialism come?

(A) Hegel

(B) Feuerbach

(C) Darwin

(D) Angels

Correct Answer : C

Q :  

Which countries are separated by the 49th parallel?

(A) U.S.A. and Canada

(B) U.S.A. and Mexico

(C) France and Germany

(D) Russia and China

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

Write the name, of who discovered the sea route to India.

(A) Vasco da Gama

(B) Columbus

(C) Magellan

(D) Conductor Henry

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

Which country emerged as the largest colonial power in the late 19th century?

(A) France

(B) Spain

(C) Britain

(D) Germany

Correct Answer : C

Q :  

Who started the new economic policy?

(A) Lenin

(B) Stalin

(C) Keresky

(D) Khashchev Ru

Correct Answer : A

Q :  

What is Marco Polo famous for?

(A) to discover Greenland

(B) to travel to China, India and Asia

(C) round the Cape of Good Hope

(D) to discover Canada

Correct Answer : B

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