Modern Indian History - Online Quiz


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Questions and Answers

Answer : C

Explanation

In 1912, Rashbehari Bose and Sachin Sanyal had thrown a bomb at Viceroy Hardinge.

Q 2 - Who among the following had founded the Adi Brahmo Samaj?

A - Raja Rammohan Roy

B - Debendranath Tagore

C - Keshub Chandra Sen

D - Krishanmohan Banerjee

Answer : B

Explanation

Adi Brahmo Samaj formed in 1861.

Q 3 - Which among the following Acts had terminated the Company’s monopoly over Indian trade?

A - Regulating Act of 1773

B - Pitt’s India Act of 1784

C - Charter Act of 1813

D - Charter Act of 1833

Answer : C

Explanation

This Act also allowed missionaries to preach in India.

Q 4 - Who among the following had founded the Theosophical Society?

A - Madam H. P. Blavatsky and Col. H. S. Olcott

B - Annie Besant

C - Mirza Ghulam Ahmad

D - M. G. Ranade

Answer : A

Explanation

Primarily, the Theosophical Society was founded in New York, USA, but later moved to Adyar, Tamil Nadu.

Answer : A

Explanation

Deva Samaj was founded in Lahore in 1887.

Q 6 - Who among the following had introduced the permanent settlement in Bengal?

A - Warren Hastings

B - Lord Cornwallis

C - Sir John Shore

D - Wellesley

Answer : B

Explanation

The permanent settlement was introduced in 1793.

Q 7 - Who among the following was popular as ‘Nightingale of India?’

A - Lata Mangeshkar

B - Sarojini Naidu

C - Asha Bhosale

D - Kamala Nehru

Answer : B

Explanation

Sarojini Naidu was the first governor of the United Provinces of Oudh and Agra.

Q 8 - In whose viceroyalty, the Harcourt Butler Indian States Commission was formed?

A - Lord Chelmsford

B - Lord Curzon

C - Reading

D - Lord Irwin

Answer : D

Explanation

The Harcourt Butler Indian States Commission was formed in 1927.

Q 9 - Under whose governorship, the Universities of Calcutta, Madras, and Bombay were established?

A - Lord Harding

B - Dalhousie

C -Canning

D - Auckland

Answer : C

Explanation

The Universities of Calcutta, Bombay, and Madras were set up in 1857.

Answer : D

Explanation

It was started in 1881 in Lahore.


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