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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
2
priyosapam meitei
48.00
Ravinder
3
Ravinder
44.68
ankit khedkar
4
ankit khedkar
44.00
Mrinmoy Das
5
Mrinmoy Das
42.02
MANISH SINGH
6
MANISH SINGH
37.36
prudhvi raj
7
prudhvi raj
34.70
Ramnaresh
8
Ramnaresh
34.70
Shrilekha Gadbail
9
Shrilekha Gadbail
34.04
Imran khan
10
Imran khan
34.04
Jasmine
11
Jasmine
33.36
MOHAMMED JAFFER
12
MOHAMMED JAFFER
33.36
mohd haseen
13
mohd haseen
32.04
madhav
14
madhav
29.38
sridhardinesh
15
sridhardinesh
29.38
shreya mishra
16
shreya mishra
29.38
aakash veswal
17
aakash veswal
29.36
Harjeet
18
Harjeet
28.72
samipmohan
19
samipmohan
27.38
Shubha
20
Shubha
26.70
parth kurariya
21
parth kurariya
26.06
Shrilekha suresh gadbail
22
Shrilekha suresh gadbail
26.06
amit singh
23
amit singh
25.38
AVINASH KUMAR
24
AVINASH KUMAR
24.72
prabi
25
prabi
24.70
SARIGA K B
26
SARIGA K B
24.04
Vivek Bharati
27
Vivek Bharati
24.04
HRISHIKESH DAS
28
HRISHIKESH DAS
24.04
sarbajeet
29
sarbajeet
23.40
Manikandan
30
Manikandan
22.72
Ashish chugh
31
Ashish chugh
22.70
AMIT SINGH
32
AMIT SINGH
22.70
Dibyojyoti chatterje
33
Dibyojyoti chatterje
22.06
sumit
34
sumit
22.04
Rohit Raj
35
Rohit Raj
22.04
supriya suryagandh
36
supriya suryagandh
22.04
tanmay
37
tanmay
21.40
Anurag
38
Anurag
21.40
Sunshine
39
Sunshine
21.40
AVINASH KR JHA
40
AVINASH KR JHA
21.40
Kunal
41
Kunal
21.38
Harjeet Singh Bhatia
42
Harjeet Singh Bhatia
20.74
Siddartha Swamy
43
Siddartha Swamy
19.38
Balamurali Marar
44
Balamurali Marar
19.38
ramesh singh charan
45
ramesh singh charan
18.08
mahesh
46
mahesh
18.04
47
17.40
Tushar sangtani
48
Tushar sangtani
17.40
Rohit Sarjerao Dalvi
49
Rohit Sarjerao Dalvi
17.34
Kumar Vishal
50
Kumar Vishal
16.72
Trishant Dev
51
Trishant Dev
16.72
shashank
52
shashank
16.70
kowsalya
53
kowsalya
16.06
mahesh
54
mahesh
15.40
Nag
55
Nag
15.38
mahitosh maheep
56
mahitosh maheep
14.74
Kp
57
Kp
14.74
raghunath
58
raghunath
14.08
kj
59
kj
14.08
shailesh
60
shailesh
14.06
Priyadharshini S
61
Priyadharshini S
13.38
priyatham chilakapati
62
priyatham chilakapati
12.76
harshit
63
harshit
12.76
megha
64
megha
12.76
Happy Learner
65
Happy Learner
12.76
Pooja Shivhari Bhoge
66
Pooja Shivhari Bhoge
12.74
stanley
67
stanley
12.74
mayur shelake
68
mayur shelake
12.74
Pratik
69
Pratik
12.70
ashish
70
ashish
12.08
pooja taneja
71
pooja taneja
12.06
jondhale ratnapal
72
jondhale ratnapal
12.06
Mohit
73
Mohit
12.04
Ram Prakash Agrahari
74
Ram Prakash Agrahari
11.42
Bharat
75
Bharat
11.36
RAM
76
RAM
10.74
Jey prakatha
77
Jey prakatha
10.72
Karthikeyan
78
Karthikeyan
9.42
Junaid Rahman
79
Junaid Rahman
9.38
Shivali Dewori
80
Shivali Dewori
9.38
HABIL ANSARY
81
HABIL ANSARY
8.76
Saurabh Hadke
82
Saurabh Hadke
8.74
Siddhant Sharma
83
Siddhant Sharma
8.08
NEELANJAY SARKAR
84
NEELANJAY SARKAR
8.06
ashwini
85
ashwini
8.06
ankita
86
ankita
8.00
vidya
87
vidya
7.44
ben
88
ben
7.40
Aju K Raju
89
Aju K Raju
7.36
Ashwin
90
Ashwin
6.76
RISHU KUMAR
91
RISHU KUMAR
6.68
Sambit Mishra
92
Sambit Mishra
6.00
devesh
93
devesh
5.40
Surya Prakash
94
Surya Prakash
4.02
shweta
95
shweta
3.40
Piyush
96
Piyush
3.38
ravi ranjan
97
ravi ranjan
2.68
MUHAMMED ARFATH
98
MUHAMMED ARFATH
2.00
Amit
99
Amit
2.00
Yatindra
100
Yatindra
2.00
Tarunkumar
101
Tarunkumar
2.00
Aslesha
102
Aslesha
0.68
jaya saha
103
jaya saha
0.00
siddappa
104
siddappa
0.00
PKM
105
PKM
0.00
sheik
106
sheik
0.00
ram pratap kumar
107
ram pratap kumar
0.00
ravindra
108
ravindra
0.00
rajeev
109
rajeev
0.00
Abhishek K
110
Abhishek K
0.00
Tejaswi
111
Tejaswi
0.00
YASHWANT
112
YASHWANT
0.00
CHANDRA PRAKASH
113
CHANDRA PRAKASH
0.00
Harsh Kushwaha
114
Harsh Kushwaha
0.00
Venkatraman
115
Venkatraman
0.00
bhupendre
116
bhupendre
0.00
Rajarshi Majumder
117
Rajarshi Majumder
0.00
Prasada Rao
118
Prasada Rao
0.00
ARUL MOZHI
119
ARUL MOZHI
0.00
Aloke Kumar Saha
120
Aloke Kumar Saha
0.00
anjani
121
anjani
0.00
Priyadarshini
122
Priyadarshini
0.00
Abhinav
123
Abhinav
0.00
Sumit Machra
124
Sumit Machra
0.00
nitin
125
nitin
0.00
Narasimha Sandeep
126
Narasimha Sandeep
0.00
Ankush Bansal
127
Ankush Bansal
0.00
Manjunath
128
Manjunath
0.00
jijo
129
jijo
0.00
gowtham
130
gowtham
0.00
subhadeep
131
subhadeep
0.00
harisha
132
harisha
0.00
ISHA
133
ISHA
0.00
aakash kumar
134
aakash kumar
0.00
Lovejot
135
Lovejot
0.00
SARAH NASREEN
136
SARAH NASREEN
0.00
AMANULLAH TAK
137
AMANULLAH TAK
0.00
Surya Kumar Shukla
138
Surya Kumar Shukla
0.00
soumya
139
soumya
0.00
anjibabu
140
anjibabu
0.00
Trishee Goyal
141
Trishee Goyal
0.00
Hani jassal
142
Hani jassal
0.00
Anjali Pandey
143
Anjali Pandey
0.00
Rajesh Kumar Samal
144
Rajesh Kumar Samal
0.00
aashishjosephdavis
145
aashishjosephdavis
0.00
sathishkumar
146
sathishkumar
0.00
Bhavesh
147
Bhavesh
0.00
ruchi
148
ruchi
0.00
imran
149
imran
0.00
Shashank Kadam
150
Shashank Kadam
0.00
shiva
151
shiva
0.00
 V SIVA NAIK
152
V SIVA NAIK
0.00
Jeevaraj Radhakrishnan
153
Jeevaraj Radhakrishnan
0.00
ChanduReddy
154
ChanduReddy
0.00
Burad ANIL
155
Burad ANIL
0.00
anamika
156
anamika
0.00
ajith
157
ajith
0.00
Rohit
158
Rohit
0.00
sai swaroop
159
sai swaroop
0.00
UDIT NARAYAN PANIGRAHI
160
UDIT NARAYAN PANIGRAHI
0.00
karthikeyan
161
karthikeyan
0.00
Karthi
162
Karthi
0.00
mvssp
163
mvssp
0.00
jadeja pruthvirajsinh
164
jadeja pruthvirajsinh
0.00
Satish Kumar
165
Satish Kumar
0.00
Chirag madan
166
Chirag madan
0.00
rahul gautam
167
rahul gautam
0.00
anil
168
anil
0.00
Jyoti Sharma
169
Jyoti Sharma
0.00
aditya kumar jha
170
aditya kumar jha
0.00
RATIKANTA  PRADHAN
171
RATIKANTA PRADHAN
0.00
V D Srikar
172
V D Srikar
0.00
jathavi
173
jathavi
0.00
ranjit kumar
174
ranjit kumar
0.00
M Show kath
175
M Show kath
0.00
MALLESWARI NAGIDI
176
MALLESWARI NAGIDI
0.00
Pauras
177
Pauras
0.00
Rahul Garg
178
Rahul Garg
0.00
Asis
179
Asis
0.00
pro
180
pro
-0.66
Ramesh
181
Ramesh
-0.66
X