Most Important GK One Liners for APSC Prelims 2021 [PDF]


Today I am sharing GK one liners for APSC prelims 2021. All the questions were asked previously in the different recruitment exams conducted by various departments of SSC, UPSC, and other state govt recruitment examinations.

GK One Liners for APSC Prelims

50 Most Important GK One Liners for APSC Prelims and Other Exams

  1. In which year did the Kakori conspiracy case take place: 1925
  2. The Tajmahal is called ‘a dream in marble’. Which monument is called ‘a dream in stone’ : The Red Fort
  3. Akbar in his initial days was assisted by : Bairam Khan
  4. Who was the first lady Governor of an Indian state : Mrs. Sarojini Naidu
  5. ‘ Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need but not everyman’s greed’ Who said this: Mahatma Gandhi
  6. Who was the revolutionary leader who ended his days as Swami of Ramkrishna Mission: Jatindranath Bandopadhyay
  7. The ‘Red Skirts’ movement was led by: Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
  8. Who was known as the second founder of the Maratha Empire : Balaji Biswanath
  9. Who was the editor of ‘Sandhya Patrika’ : B.B Upadhyay
  10.  Chalukya temples(jain temples) at Dilwara are situated in : Rajasthan
  11. Who is generally considered to be the father of Indian Renaissance: Raja Rammohan Roy
  12. The ‘Blue water Policy’ was introduced by the Portugese leader: Francisco-de-Almeida
  13. Abul Fazal was the son of which Sufi Saint : Sheikh Mubarak
  14. French Revolution broke out in the year : 1789
  15. The song ‘ Vande Mataram’ occurs in the book : Anandmath
  16. Who was the founder of the Satvahana Empire: Simuka
  17. Who were the patrons of Sangam Literature : Pandyas
  18. Where in India was the first French factory established: Surat
  19. The silver coin ‘tanka’ was introduced by: Iltutmish
  20. Which dynasty was ruling in Vijayanagar empire at the time of the battle of Talikota: Tuluva
  21. Which sultan died playing Polo or chaugan: Qutub-Ud-din-aibak
  22. Whom did Gandhiji regard as his political guru: Gopal Krishna Gokhale
  23. What was the chief objective of the ‘Wahabi Movement’: Purify Islam
  24. Gandhi’s Satyagraha meant an attachment to which two elements: Truth & non-violence
  25. Author of the book “Kabuliwala”: Rabindranath Tagore
  26. Who was the first English man to appear in the Mughal court during jahangir;’s reign: Captain William Hawkins
  27. Founder of Arya Samaj: Dayanand Saraswati
  28. Which Sikh Guru has laid the foundation of Amritsar: Guru Ram Das
  29. ’Frontier Gandhi’: Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
  30. Which script was used in Ashoka’s inscription: Brahmi
  31. The great granary of the Indus Valley Civilization has been found at : Mohenjo-daro
  32. Whose reign is regarded as the golden period of the Indian architecture: Shah Jahan
  33. The first English newspaper in India in 1780: The Bengal Gazette
  34. Mother of Indian Revolution: Bhikaji Cama
  35. Job Charnock founded Calcutta at the site of : Kalikata
  36. Which party was founded by Subhash Chandra Bose in 1939 after he broke away from Congress: Forward Bloc
  37. The slogan ‘Inquilab Zindabad‘ was first raised by : Bhagat Singh
  38. Mother of Indian Revolution: Bhikaji Cama
  39. Who organized a march on the Tanjore Coast to break the Salt Law in April, 1930 : C. Rajagopalachari
  40. After which incident Mahatma Gandhi had called Non-Cooperation Movement as his Himalayan Blunder : Chauri-Chaura
  41. In the ‘individual Satyagraha’ Vinoba Bhave was chosen as the first Satyagrahi. Who was the second : Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru
  42. Founder of Gupta Dynasty: Sri Gupta
  43. The first census was conducted at the time of : Lord Lytton
  44. The Gupta king had to face the first Huna invasion: Skandagupta
  45. In which movement Mahatma Gandhi took hunger strike as a weapon: Non-Cooperation Movement
  46. Upanishads are: books on philosophy
  47. Iqtas are : generally transferable revenue assignments
  48. First Chinese pilgrim to visit India: Fahien
  49. Satyameva Jayate is taken from : Mundaka Upanishad
  50. The National song of India was composed by : Bankim Chandra

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