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