Modern Indian History & Freedom Struggle Questions (MCQs)

Multiple choice questions on Modern Indian History & Freedom Struggle for General Studies and GK preparation of SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations.

41. Which of the following is/are the main objective of the Jury system of Bengal which was introduced in 1832?

[A] To assist the European judges by respectable Indians
[B] To provide the power of transferring a case to a Panchayat
[C] To appoint Indians to help European judges when necessary
[D] All of the above

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42. The Tripartite Treaty between Shah Shuja, Ranjit Singh and the British was signed in which year?

[A] 1820
[B] 1825
[C] 1835
[D] 1838

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43. Which of the following types of charges was/ were included in the income source of Wajuhat-i-Moqarari during the reign of Ranjit Singh?

[A] Profits of Justice
[B] Stamp duties
[C] Both of them
[D] None of the above

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44. The annexation of Berar by Lord Dalhousie took place in which year?

[A] 1853
[B] 1856
[C] 1857
[D] 1860

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45. When the annexation of Oudh took place by the Doctrine of Lapse?

[A] 1849
[B] 1850
[C] 1852
[D] 1856

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46. Who of the following was the main leader of the great revolt of 1857?

[A] Khan Bahadur Khan
[B] Bahadur Shah Zafar
[C] Tatya Tope
[D] Laxmi Bai

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47. First Famine code was formulated in which year?

[A] 1881
[B] 1883
[C] 1885
[D] 1889

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48. The Armies of the Indian States was renamed as the Imperial Service Troops during tenure of which of the following Viceroys?

[A] Lord Ripon
[B] Lord Elgin
[C] Lord Curzon
[D] Lord Lansdowne

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49. The Indian Universities Act was passed in which year?

[A] 1899
[B] 1902
[C] 1904
[D] 1907

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50. Which among the following events took place during the viceroyship of Lord Willingdon?
1. Indian Military Academy was established in Dehradun
2. Poona Pact was signed
3. Third Round Table Conference held
4. Government of India Act passed
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

[A] 2 & 3
[B] 1, 2 & 4
[C] 2, 3 & 4
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

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