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All India PT Mock Test (OMR Based) Across 20 Cities

will be conducted on 20th May, 2018. Click here for Test Schedule & Online admission.

Test Center List:

  1. Delhi
  2. Jammu
  3. Chandigarh
  4. Ahmedabad
  5. Bhopal
  6. Lucknow
  7. Allahabad
  8. Patna
  9. Ranchi
  10. Kolkata
  11. Bhubaneswar
  12. Raipur
  13. Jaipur
  14. Mumbai
  15. Pune
  16. Nagpur
  17. Hyderabad
  18. Chennai
  19. Coimbatore
  20. Bengaluru

Modern History Test - 8

Que.1

The East-India Company began to use the term 'Investments in India' for

 

A.

Their bullion imports to purchase Indian goods.

B.

The loot from Buxar for purchasing Indian goods.

C.

The profits made from duty free inland trade and the surplus from Diwani revenue.

D.

The borrowed money from Indian moneylenders for purchases in India.

Que.2

Consider the following statements related to Anglicist and Orientalist controversy:
1.This controversy initiated due to the provision for education in 1813 Charter Act.
2.The Orientalists were in the favour of the usage of classical languages of Indian tradition whereas Anglicist proposed the usage of English.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 2

C.

Both

D.

None

Que.3

Which of the following Social Laws concerning Women are correctly matched with the Governor General/Viceroy during that period?
1.Prohibition of Sati Act - Lord William Bentinck.
2.Widow Remarriage Act - Lord Dalhousie.
3.Sarda Act - Lord Linlithgow.
Codes:

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.4

Match the following:
Struggle against the Caste System  Personality Associated                             
A.Harijan Sevak Sangh                I. Bhimrao Ambedkar  
B.Akhil Bharatiya                        II.Mahatma Dalit Varg SabhaGandhi
C.Satya Sodhak                          III.Periyar Samaj
D.Self-respect                            IV.Jyotibha Phule Movement
Codes:

 

A.

A-II; B-I; C-IV; D-III

B.

A-I; B-II; C-IV; D-III

C.

A-II; B-I; C-III; D-IV

D.

A-I; B-II; C-III; D-IV

Que.5

Consider the following statements related to the Factory Act of 1881:
1.The Act banned the appointment of children below the age of seven in factories.
2.It allowed the workers to form trade unions.
3.It has fixed the minimum wages of industrial workers.
4.It was introduced by Lord Rippon.
Which of the above statements are correct?

 

A.

1, 2 and 3

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 4

D.

All

Que.6

Identify the person:
1.He was a great educator, humanist and social reformer.
2.He had founded many schools for girls.
3.He protested against child marriage and paved way for the admission of non-Brahmin students in the Sanskrit college.
Codes:

 

A.

Jyotibha Phule

B.

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

C.

Swami Vivekananda

D.

M.G Ranade

Que.7

Consider the following statements related to the Dual Government arrangement made by the East-India Company in Bengal:
1. The British administration acquired both the functions of the Diwani or revenue and Nizamat or civil administration of Bengal.
2. The Diwani was obtained from the Nawab of Bengal and Nizamat from the Mughal emperor.
3. The British East India Company obtained the actual power; whereas the responsibility and charge of administration was entrusted to the Nawab of Bengal.
Which of the above statements ar correct?

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.8

Which of the following were the drawbacks of Permanent Zamindari Settlement?
1.The Permanent zamindari settlement of Lord Cornwallis vested the ownership of land to the zamindars due to which peasants were exploited.
2.The amount of revenue that the zamindars had to pay to the Company was firmly fixed and would not be raised under any circumstances thus led to high defaulting rate.
3.The ryots became tenants since they were considered the tillers of the soil.
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
Codes:

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.9

Which of the following newspapers advocated revolutionary terrorism during the freedom struggle?
1. The Sandhya
2. The Yugantar
3. The Kal
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:
Codes:

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

1 and 3

C.

2 and 3

D.

1, 2 and 3

Que.10

Which of the following statements clearly define the immediate cause for the rise of Extremism during Indian National Movement?
1.Lord Curzon had passed the Calcutta Corporation Act, (1899) reducing the Indian control of this local body.
2.The Sedition Act and the Official Secrets Act reduced the freedom of all people.
3.The Universities Act (1904) reduced the autonomy of the universities and made them government departments.
Codes:

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.11

Which of the following events are the after-effects of Partition of Bengal?
1.It led to rise of Vandematram Movement in Andhra region.
2.Rabindranath Tagore wrote Amar Shonar Bangla as a rallying cry for proponents of annulment of Partition which became the national anthem of Bangladesh.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 2

C.

Both

D.

None

Que.12

Which of the following statements is/are incorrect regarding Rowlatt Act?
1.This act was meant to give the government enormous power to repress political activities.
2.Government could arrest anybody on the basis of suspicion without a trial for two years under this act.
3.In response to Rowlatt Act Lala Lajpat Rai had called for a nationwide campaign in 1919.
Codes:

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 3

C.

2 and 3

D.

None

Que.13

Non-Cooperation Movement in different parts of India took which of the following form?
1.In Kheda, Gujarat, Patidar peasants organised non-violent campaigns against the high land revenue demand of the British.
2.In Andhra Pradesh, tribals and poor peasants staged "forest satyagrahas".
3.In Punjab, the Akali agitation of the Sikhs sought to remove corrupt mahants.
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
Codes:

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.14

Consider the following statements related to the role played by women in Freedom Struggle movement:
1.Madam Bhikaji Cama unfurled the first National Flag in France.
2.Aruna Asaf Ali played a leading role during the Civil Disobediance movement.
3.Padmaja Naidu was the joint founder of the Indian National Congress of Hyderabad.
Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.15

The resolution passed at the Culcutta session of the Congress in 1906 included:

 

A.

Swaraj, Boycott, National Education and Self Help.

B.

Swaraj, Boycott, National Education and Swadeshi.

C.

Swaraj, Swadeshi, National Education and Self Help.

D.

Swaraj, Swadeshi and National Education.

Que.16

Which of the following were the achievements of Swaraj Party?
1.They played role in defeating of the Public Safety Bill in 1928 which was aimed at empowering the Government to deport undesirable and subversive foreigners.
2.Vithalbhai Patel was elected speaker of Central Legislative Assembly in 1925.
3.With the effort of them Muddiman Committee was appointed to bring out the defects in the Government of India Act 1919.
Codes:

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.17

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below:
List-I                              List-II
(Nationalist Authors)      (Works)                                          
A. Krishnaji Prabhakar  1. Jhansi ki Rani Khadilkar
B.Subhadra Kumari       2. Kichaka Vadh Chauhan
C.Saadat Husan             3. Kali Salwar
D.Vallathol Narayana     4. Enpe Menon Gurunathan
Codes:
ABCD

 

A.

4 1 3 2

B.

3 4 2 1

C.

2 1 3 4

D.

2 3 1 4

Que.18

Which of the following were the recommendations of Hunter's Commission?
1.Use of mother tongue as the medium of instruction in primary education.
2.Emphasized on Women Education.
3.Gradual withdrawal of state support from higher education.
4.Introduction of civic education at college and university level.
Codes:

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1, 2 and 3

D.

2, 3 and 4

Que.19

Consider the following statements related to Individual Satyagraha:
1.Individual Satyagraha was launched to show the dissatisfaction to the Cripps Mission.
2.Jawahar Lal Nehru was the first to offer Satyagraha followed by Acharya Vinoba Bhave.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 

A.

Only 1

B.

Only 2

C.

Both

D.

None

Que.20

The statement "We are provided by a car, all brakes and no engine" by Jawahar Lal Nehru  refers to:

 

A.

The Government of India Act, 1919

B.

The Government of India Act, 1935

C.

The Cripps Offer, 1942

D.

The Cabinet Mission plan, 1946

Que.21

The Cripps Proposals included the provisions for:
1. Full independence for India.
2. Creation of Constitution-making body in which there would be representatives from the Princely States along with those of the British Provinces.
3.Giving reservation to minorities in the Parliament.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?  

 

A.

Only 2

B.

Only 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.22

Which of the following were the main features of CR formula?
1. Muslim league should endorse Congress demands for independence.
2.Muslim population shall decide the partition of the country by plebiscite.
3. The agreement was binding only in case of transfer by Britain of full power and responsibility for full governance of India.
Codes:

 

A.

1 and 3

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 2

D.

All

Que.23

Match the following:
List-I                    List-II
A.Whitley           1. Civil Services Commission                                       
B.Lee                 2. Labour Commission
C.Raleigh           3. Famine Commission
D.Mac Donnell   4. Education Commission
Codes:
ABCD

 

A.

1 2 3 4

B.

1 3 2 4

C.

2 1 4 3

D.

2 1 3 4

Que.24

The importance of Gandhiji's Non-Cooperation Movement was that:
1.It witnessed the spread of nationalism to the remote corners of India.
2.Non-violence was employed for the first time as an effective weapon of mass movement.
3.It demonstrated the willingness and ability of the masses to endure hardships and make sacrifices.
Which of the above statements are correct?

 

A.

1 and 2

B.

2 and 3

C.

1 and 3

D.

All

Que.25

Identify the person:
1.He was born in village Uttamazai [now in Pakistan].
2.He was given the title Fakhar-e-Afghan [the pride of Afghan].
3.He was the receiver of Bharat Ratna.
Select the answer from the codes given below:
Codes:

 

A.

Abdul Ghaffar Khan

B.

Abdul Kalam Azad

C.

Mohammad Ali Jinnah

D.

Shaukat Ali

Rank List

 
Rank
Name
Marks Obtained
ANIMITRA GANGULY
1
ANIMITRA GANGULY
50.00
priyosapam meitei
3
priyosapam meitei
48.00
Ravinder
5
Ravinder
44.68
ankit khedkar
7
ankit khedkar
44.00
MANISH SINGH
9
MANISH SINGH
37.36
prudhvi raj
11
prudhvi raj
34.70
Ramnaresh
13
Ramnaresh
34.70
Shrilekha Gadbail
15
Shrilekha Gadbail
34.04
Imran khan
17
Imran khan
34.04
Jasmine
19
Jasmine
33.36
MOHAMMED JAFFER
21
MOHAMMED JAFFER
33.36
mohd haseen
23
mohd haseen
32.04
madhav
25
madhav
29.38
sridhardinesh
27
sridhardinesh
29.38
shreya mishra
29
shreya mishra
29.38
aakash veswal
31
aakash veswal
29.36
Harjeet
33
Harjeet
28.72
samipmohan
35
samipmohan
27.38
Shubha
37
Shubha
26.70
parth kurariya
39
parth kurariya
26.06
Shrilekha suresh gadbail
41
Shrilekha suresh gadbail
26.06
amit singh
43
amit singh
25.38
AVINASH KUMAR
45
AVINASH KUMAR
24.72
prabi
47
prabi
24.70
SARIGA K B
49
SARIGA K B
24.04
Vivek Bharati
51
Vivek Bharati
24.04
HRISHIKESH DAS
53
HRISHIKESH DAS
24.04
sarbajeet
55
sarbajeet
23.40
Manikandan
57
Manikandan
22.72
Ashish chugh
59
Ashish chugh
22.70
AMIT SINGH
61
AMIT SINGH
22.70
Dibyojyoti chatterje
63
Dibyojyoti chatterje
22.06
sumit
65
sumit
22.04
Rohit Raj
67
Rohit Raj
22.04
supriya suryagandh
69
supriya suryagandh
22.04
tanmay
71
tanmay
21.40
Anurag
73
Anurag
21.40
Sunshine
75
Sunshine
21.40
AVINASH KR JHA
77
AVINASH KR JHA
21.40
Kunal
79
Kunal
21.38
Harjeet Singh Bhatia
81
Harjeet Singh Bhatia
20.74
Siddartha Swamy
83
Siddartha Swamy
19.38
Balamurali Marar
85
Balamurali Marar
19.38
ramesh singh charan
87
ramesh singh charan
18.08
mahesh
89
mahesh
18.04
91
17.40
Tushar sangtani
93
Tushar sangtani
17.40
Rohit Sarjerao Dalvi
95
Rohit Sarjerao Dalvi
17.34
Kumar Vishal
97
Kumar Vishal
16.72
Trishant Dev
99
Trishant Dev
16.72
shashank
101
shashank
16.70
kowsalya
103
kowsalya
16.06
mahesh
105
mahesh
15.40
Nag
107
Nag
15.38
mahitosh maheep
109
mahitosh maheep
14.74
Kp
111
Kp
14.74
raghunath
113
raghunath
14.08
kj
115
kj
14.08
shailesh
117
shailesh
14.06
Priyadharshini S
119
Priyadharshini S
13.38
priyatham chilakapati
121
priyatham chilakapati
12.76
harshit
123
harshit
12.76
megha
125
megha
12.76
Happy Learner
127
Happy Learner
12.76
Pooja Shivhari Bhoge
129
Pooja Shivhari Bhoge
12.74
stanley
131
stanley
12.74
mayur shelake
133
mayur shelake
12.74
Pratik
135
Pratik
12.70
ashish
137
ashish
12.08
pooja taneja
139
pooja taneja
12.06
jondhale ratnapal
141
jondhale ratnapal
12.06
Mohit
143
Mohit
12.04
Ram Prakash Agrahari
145
Ram Prakash Agrahari
11.42
Bharat
147
Bharat
11.36
RAM
149
RAM
10.74
Jey prakatha
151
Jey prakatha
10.72
Karthikeyan
153
Karthikeyan
9.42
Junaid Rahman
155
Junaid Rahman
9.38
Shivali Dewori
157
Shivali Dewori
9.38
HABIL ANSARY
159
HABIL ANSARY
8.76
Saurabh Hadke
161
Saurabh Hadke
8.74
Siddhant Sharma
163
Siddhant Sharma
8.08
NEELANJAY SARKAR
165
NEELANJAY SARKAR
8.06
ashwini
167
ashwini
8.06
ankita
169
ankita
8.00
vidya
171
vidya
7.44
ben
173
ben
7.40
Aju K Raju
175
Aju K Raju
7.36
Ashwin
177
Ashwin
6.76
RISHU KUMAR
179
RISHU KUMAR
6.68
Sambit Mishra
181
Sambit Mishra
6.00
devesh
183
devesh
5.40
Surya Prakash
185
Surya Prakash
4.02
shweta
187
shweta
3.40
Piyush
189
Piyush
3.38
ravi ranjan
191
ravi ranjan
2.68
MUHAMMED ARFATH
193
MUHAMMED ARFATH
2.00
Amit
195
Amit
2.00
Yatindra
197
Yatindra
2.00
Tarunkumar
199
Tarunkumar
2.00
Aslesha
201
Aslesha
0.68
jaya saha
203
jaya saha
0.00
siddappa
205
siddappa
0.00
PKM
207
PKM
0.00
sheik
209
sheik
0.00
ram pratap kumar
211
ram pratap kumar
0.00
ravindra
213
ravindra
0.00
rajeev
215
rajeev
0.00
Abhishek K
217
Abhishek K
0.00
Tejaswi
219
Tejaswi
0.00
YASHWANT
221
YASHWANT
0.00
CHANDRA PRAKASH
223
CHANDRA PRAKASH
0.00
Harsh Kushwaha
225
Harsh Kushwaha
0.00
Venkatraman
227
Venkatraman
0.00
bhupendre
229
bhupendre
0.00
Rajarshi Majumder
231
Rajarshi Majumder
0.00
Prasada Rao
233
Prasada Rao
0.00
ARUL MOZHI
235
ARUL MOZHI
0.00
Aloke Kumar Saha
237
Aloke Kumar Saha
0.00
anjani
239
anjani
0.00
Priyadarshini
241
Priyadarshini
0.00
Abhinav
243
Abhinav
0.00
Sumit Machra
245
Sumit Machra
0.00
nitin
247
nitin
0.00
Narasimha Sandeep
249
Narasimha Sandeep
0.00
Ankush Bansal
251
Ankush Bansal
0.00
Manjunath
253
Manjunath
0.00
jijo
255
jijo
0.00
gowtham
257
gowtham
0.00
subhadeep
259
subhadeep
0.00
harisha
261
harisha
0.00
ISHA
263
ISHA
0.00
aakash kumar
265
aakash kumar
0.00
Lovejot
267
Lovejot
0.00
SARAH NASREEN
269
SARAH NASREEN
0.00
AMANULLAH TAK
271
AMANULLAH TAK
0.00
Surya Kumar Shukla
273
Surya Kumar Shukla
0.00
soumya
275
soumya
0.00
anjibabu
277
anjibabu
0.00
Trishee Goyal
279
Trishee Goyal
0.00
Hani jassal
281
Hani jassal
0.00
Anjali Pandey
283
Anjali Pandey
0.00
Rajesh Kumar Samal
285
Rajesh Kumar Samal
0.00
aashishjosephdavis
287
aashishjosephdavis
0.00
sathishkumar
289
sathishkumar
0.00
Bhavesh
291
Bhavesh
0.00
ruchi
293
ruchi
0.00
imran
295
imran
0.00
Shashank Kadam
297
Shashank Kadam
0.00
shiva
299
shiva
0.00
 V SIVA NAIK
301
V SIVA NAIK
0.00
Jeevaraj Radhakrishnan
303
Jeevaraj Radhakrishnan
0.00
ChanduReddy
305
ChanduReddy
0.00
Burad ANIL
307
Burad ANIL
0.00
anamika
309
anamika
0.00
ajith
311
ajith
0.00
Rohit
313
Rohit
0.00
sai swaroop
315
sai swaroop
0.00
UDIT NARAYAN PANIGRAHI
317
UDIT NARAYAN PANIGRAHI
0.00
karthikeyan
319
karthikeyan
0.00
Karthi
321
Karthi
0.00
mvssp
323
mvssp
0.00
jadeja pruthvirajsinh
325
jadeja pruthvirajsinh
0.00
Satish Kumar
327
Satish Kumar
0.00
Chirag madan
329
Chirag madan
0.00
rahul gautam
331
rahul gautam
0.00
anil
333
anil
0.00
Jyoti Sharma
335
Jyoti Sharma
0.00
aditya kumar jha
337
aditya kumar jha
0.00
RATIKANTA  PRADHAN
339
RATIKANTA PRADHAN
0.00
V D Srikar
341
V D Srikar
0.00
jathavi
343
jathavi
0.00
ranjit kumar
345
ranjit kumar
0.00
M Show kath
347
M Show kath
0.00
MALLESWARI NAGIDI
349
MALLESWARI NAGIDI
0.00
Pauras
351
Pauras
0.00
pro
353
pro
-0.66
Ramesh
355
Ramesh
-0.66
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