GK Questions (Static GK GS): 25 Questions and Answers from History
Q. 1: Who explicitly refused to use the cartridge, rumored to be greased with fats of pigs and cows?
Answer: Mangal Pandey
Q. 2: When did Mangal Pandey refuse to use the cartridge rumored to be greased with fats of pigs and cows?
Answer: March 29, 1857
Q. 3: Mangal Pandey was a soldier of which barrack?
Q. 4: When was Mangal Pandey hanged?
Answer: 8 April, 1857
Q. 5: The mutiny of 1857 is believed to have started from which date?
Answer: 10 May, 1857
Q. 6: From which place did the mutiny of 1857 begin?
Q. 7: The soldiers of which regiment of Meerut Cantonment started the mutiny of 1857?
Answer: 3rd Light Cavalry (11th and 20th Native Infantry)
Q. 8: Who led the mutiny of 1857 in Delhi?
Answer: Bahadur Shah Zafar
Q. 9: Who was the commander in chief of rebel forces in Delhi in the anti-British Mutiny of 1857?
Answer: Bakht Khan
Q. 10: When did the rebellion of 1857 begin in Delhi?
Answer: 10 May, 1857
Q. 11: Who suppressed the rebellion of 1857 in Delhi?
Answer: Nicholson and Hudson
Q. 12: Who led the revolt in Kanpur in 1857?
Answer: Nana Saheb
Q. 13: Who was the commander in chief of the rebel forces in Kanpur in the 157 uprising against the British?
Answer: Tantia Tope
Q. 14: What was Tantia Tope’s real name?
Answer: Ramchandra Panduranga
Q. 15: Who suppressed the mutiny of 1857 in Kanpur?
Q. 16: Who led the revolt of 1857 in Lucknow?
Answer: Begum Hazrat Mahal
Q. 17: From which place did Birjis Qadar belong during the revolt of 1857?
Q. 18: Who suppressed the revolt of 1857 in Lucknow?
Answer: Sir Colin Campbell
Q. 19: Manikarnika was the real name of which person, associated with the revolt of 1857?
Q. 20: Who led the 1857 revolt in Allahabad (now Prayagraj)?
Answer: Maulvi Liaquat Ali
Q. 21: Who suppressed the revolt of 1857 in Allahabad?
Answer: General Neil
Q. 22: Veer Kunwar Singh belonged to a Zamindar family of which place?
Answer: Jagdispur (Bihar)
Q. 23: Who led the 1857 revolt in Bareilly?
Answer: Khan Badur Khan Rohilla
Q. 24: Who led the 1857 revolt in Faizabad?
Answer: Ahmadullah Shah
Q. 25: Who led the 1857 revolt in Fatehpur?
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