States PCS: West Bengal GK Questions for WBPSC Examinations

1. Which king was titled Priyadasi?

[A] Shashanka
[B] Chandragupta Maurya
[C] Bindusara
[D] Ashoka

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2. According to Ptolemy, which was the
capital city of the Gangaridai people situated in deltaic southern Bengal?

[A] Ganga
[B] Gangai
[C] Gange
[D] Gangapur

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3. Which are the twin capitals built in Bengal by Turkish Sultanate?

[A] Gaur & Pandua
[B] Patuliputra & Hedua
[C] Malda & Murshidabad
[D] None of the above

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4. Which one of these is a significant form of art found in the time of Devas?

[A] Terracotta
[B] Chau
[C] Bishupuri
[D] All of the above

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5. Who was Ariraja-Chanura-Madhava-Sakala-Bhupati-Chakravarti

[A] Mallarunadeva
[B] Damodaradeva
[C] Samandaradeva
[D] None of the above

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6. ‘Gaubrahmana Pratipalaka’ and ‘Andhra Bhoja’ were the title of–

[A] Krishnachandradutta
[B] Krishnadevacharya
[C] Krishnachandra
[D] Krishnadevaraya

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7. What is the ‘Chandidas
riddle’?

[A] The confusion about several poets named as Chandidas
[B] The riddles found at the end of every book written by Chandidas
[C] The language used in a literature written by Chandidas sounds like a riddle
[D] All of the above

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8. Which province of Bengal was richest during Mughal Empire?

[A] Bandisha province
[B] Ditri province
[C] Subah province
[D] Gauda province

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9. Who did Siraj-Ud-Daulah appointed in the place of Mir Jafar?

[A] Mir Ali
[B] Mir Kashim
[C] Mirza Munim
[D] Mir Madan

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10. Battle of Plassey was fought on–

[A] 23rd June, 1770
[B] 23rd June, 1757
[C] 3rd May, 1757
[D] 3rd May, 1770

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