History – WBPSC Food SI Previous Year Question Paper

History – WBPSC Food SI Previous Year Question Paper

History WBPSC Food SI Previous Year Question Paper

Food SI Question Paper – 2019

7. Who built the famous Sanchi Stupa?

(A) Ashoka

(B) Chandragupta Maurya

(C) Ajatshatru

(D) Shashank


8. Who were the first to issue gold coins in India?

(A) Shakas

(B) Hunas

(C) Cholas

(D) Indo-Greeks


24. Who was the first Home Minister of free India?

(A) Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel

(B) Mahatma Gandhi

(C) Jawaharlal Nehru

(D) Subhas Chandra Bose


25. The term ‘Sufi’ is derived from

(A) A type of poetry

(B) A type of garment

(C) A language

(D) The name of a place


34. Which of the following is the oldest trade union organisation of India?






47. Vande Mataram was first sung at the session of the Indian National Congress is

(A) 1886

(B) 1892

(C) 1896

(D) 1904



Food SI Question Paper – 2014

56. The earlier name of Sher Shah was

(A) Juna Khan

(B) Sarfaraj Khan

(C) Farid Khan

(D) Khijir Khan


58. Kautilya wrote the book named

(A) Mudrarakhsas

(B) Astadhyai

(C) Buddhacharita

(D) Arthashastra


61. The person who gave the permission to Jobcharnak to do business in Bengal

(A) Khushid Kuli Khan

(B) Saista Khan

(C) Sujauddin

(D) Farukhshiyar


68. Socrates, the wise man of ancient world who developed the method of inquiry and

instruction, belonged to

(A) France

(B) Athens

(C) Greece

(D) China


70. The Vedic deity Indra was the god of

(A) Wind

(B) Eternity

(C) Rain and Thunder

(D) Fire


96. Birbal became minister in the reign of

(A) Babar

(B) Akbar

(C) Jahangir

(D) Shahjahan

107. Subhas Bose disappeared from his residence in the year

(A) 1940

(B) 1941

(C) 1939

(D) 1938


120. The inhabitant of Indus Valley Civilization were not familiar with

(A) Cow

(B) Dog

(C) Horse

(D) Sheep


122. Which one of the following dynasties was ruling over North India at the time of Alexander’s


(A) Maurya

(B) Nanda

(C) Kaniva

(D) Sunga


126. The tenth Guru of the Sikhs was

(A) Guru Nanak

(B) Guru Govind Singh

(C) Guru Arjun Singh

(D) Guru Tegh Bahadur


136. The real name of the famous revolutionary known as ‘Deshapriya’ was

(A) Gandhiji

(B) Ramkrishna Deb

(C) Chittaranjan Das

(D) Jatindra Mohan Sengupta

139. The historian V.Smith has called ‘Napoleon of India’ to

(A) Chandragupta I

(B) Samudragupta

(C) Skandagupta

(D) Goutamiputra Satkarni


144. The first Bengali translator of ‘Mahabharata’ was

(A) Kabikankan Munkundaram

(B) Chandidas

(C) Kavindra Parameshwar

(D) Krishnadas Kabiraj


146. ‘Geet Gobinda’ was composed by

(A) Banbhatta

(B) Vishnugupta

(C) Joydev

(D) Bhas


147. The earliest example of Bengali Literature is

(A) Charyapada

(B) Shri Krishnakirtan

(C) Gathasaptosati

(D) Shri Krishnavijaya


149. Jesus Christ was crucified in

(A) 4 BC

(B) 4 AD

(C) 20 AD

(D) 1 AD


150. Gautam Buddha was born in

(A) Pataliputra

(B) Bodh Gaya

(C) Vaishali

(D) Lumbini



Food SI Question Paper – 2006

1. When did Alexander invade India ?

(A) 298 B.C.

(B) 302 B.C.

(C) 303 B.C.

(D) 327 B.C.


4. The founder of Pala Dynasty was

(A) Gopala

(B) Devpala

(C) Dharampala

(D) None of the above


11. Who did not participate in the Revolt of 1857 ?

(A) Tantia Tope

(B) Bhagat Singh

(C) Nana Shaheb

(D) Rani Laxmibai


14. Where did Gandhiji launched the first Satyagraha in India ?

(A) Dandi

(B) Champaran

(C) Barisal

(D) Natal


52. Fa-Hien visited India during the reign of which king ?

(A) Chandragupta Maurya

(B) Bindusara

(C) Chandragupta II

(D) Bimbisara


55. The Third Battle of Panipat occurred in the year

(A) 1760

(B) 1761

(C) 1762

(D) 1763


62. Indians boycotted Simon Commission because

(A) There were no Indian members

(B) It had no labour party representative

(C) It had plans of dividing India

(D) It was led by General Dyer

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