Modern Indian History & Freedom Struggle

1. Which of the following Governor Generals was called “Liberator of India Press”?
[A] Lord William Bentinck
[B] Sir Charles Metcalfe
[C] Lord Auckland
[D] Lord Ellenborough

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2. The Cartaz system with reference to naval trade was used by which of the following?
[A] Dutch
[B] French
[C] English
[D] Portuguese

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3. Which of the following is NOT a correct statement with respect to Surendranath Banerjee?
[A] He was co-founder of Indian National Association
[B] He was founder of Ripon College in Kolkata
[C] He is known to have evolved National Consciousness as a formal concept
[D] He co-founded Sadharan Brahmo Samaj with Anandmohan Bose

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4. During Freedom Struggle, Rabindranath Tagore renounced his Knighthood in protest for?
[A] Partition of Bengal
[B] Jallianwalla Bagh Massacre
[C] Execution of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev
[D] None of them

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5. Which among the following Congress sessions was known for concession of separate electorates for the Muslims by the Congress Party?
[A] 1913 Karachi Session
[B] 1915 Bombay Session
[C] 1916 Lucknow Session
[D] 1917 Calcutta Session

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6.

At which of the following places was the first ever European township constructed in India?

[A] Kochi
[B] Chinsurah
[C] Surat
[D] Chennai

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7.

Which of the following kingdoms granted the “Golden Farman” to Holland to trade freely in the state?

[A] Hyderabad
[B] Bijapur
[C] Golkunda
[D] Ahmednagar

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8.

Treaty of Salbai is associated with which of the following wars?

[A] First Anglo–Mysore War
[B] First Anglo-Maratha War
[C] Second Anglo-Maratha War
[D] Second Anglo-Mysore War

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9.

The Battle of Buxar was fought between British East India Company and:

[A] Mir Qasim
[B] Saadat Ali Khan II
[C] Ali Vardi Khan
[D] Siraj ud-Daulah

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10.

Which of the following is also known as Magna Carta of Indian Education?

[A] Wood’s Despatch
[B] Sadler Commission
[C] Indian Universities Act 1904
[D] Raleigh commission

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