Competitive Exams: History MCQs (Practice-Test 43 of 130)

  1. Bombay Millhands Association was founded by

    1. Wadia

    2. Lokhandy

    3. Jothiba Poole

    4. Shinde

  2. Why did Ranjit Singh avoided military encounter with the English? It was because:

    1. Initially he enjoyed cordial relations with the British

    2. Ranjit Singh was busy in conquering Multan, Kashmir, Peshwar, etc.

    3. He was assured by Metcalfe of the British alliance

    4. He understood that he'll be of no match to the military power of the

    British

  3. Bedone, Sunda, Sera, Canara and Guti were

    1. Territories under the Muslim nobles of North India

    2. Ruled by British in 8th Century

    3. Territories which were under the Nizam of Hyderabad

    4. The territories conquered by Haider

    Ali

  4. Which was the earliest French settlement in India?

    1. Chandranagore

    2. Hoogly

    3. Pondicherry

    4. Masulipattinam

  5. Which were the two kingdoms conquered by Akbar?

    1. Khandesh and Bijapur

    2. Bijapur and Ahmednagar

    3. Ahmednagar and Khandesh

    4. Berar and Ahmednagar

  6. A term Imadad-i-mash stands for in the Mughal order

    1. Poll tax

    2. Pension to army officers

    3. Cultivation tax

    4. Revenue free land assigned to learned and the needy

  7. British Prime Minister who declared the communal award in 1932 was

    1. Lord Birkenhead

    2. Lord Reading

    3. Sir Alexander Muddiman

    4. Macdonold

  8. Arrange in chronologically order

    1. Nehru report

    2. Lucknow pact

    3. Fourteen points

    4. Delhi proposals

      1. 2, 4, 3, 1

      2. 2, 4, 3, 1

      3. 4, 3, 2, 1

      4. 4, 1, 2, 1

  9. the leader who contacted Mahatma Gandhi in connection with the peasant unrest in Bihar at the Lucknow congress of 1996 was

    1. Raj Kumar Shukla

    2. Rajendra Prasad

    3. Ras Bihari bose

    4. Pt. Nehru

  10. Brahma Samaj was latter develop into a spiritual fraternity by

    1. Debendranath Tagore

    2. Keshab Condra sen

    3. Ranade

    4. Bhandarkar

  11. Brahma Samaj was latter developed in into a spiritual fraternity by

    1. Zmunfs-Nitds

    2. Bhumiji-Ganganarayan

    3. Santhal-Joria

    4. Naikas-Sidhu

      1. 1 and 2

      2. 2 and 3

      3. 3 and 4

      4. 1 and 4

  12. Arrange in chronologically order

    1. Santhal insurrection

    2. Deccan Agricultural Relief act

    3. Punjab land Alienation Bill

    4. Pabna League movement

      1. 1, 4, 2, 3

      2. 4, 3, 2, 1

      3. 2, 3, 1, 4

      4. 1, 2, 3, 4

  13. Which of the following is wrongly matched?

    1. Aurang-Deport for manufactured Goods.

    2. Dadan-Advance commission

    3. Hundi-Bill of Exchange

    4. Dalal-Broker

  14. Which was the revenue system introduced in Punjab by British?

    1. Mahalwari

    2. Mirasdari

    3. Jagirdari

    4. Ryotwari

  15. Simla deputation to Minto on the 1st Oct. 1906 pleaded for

    1. Separate electorates for Muslims

    2. Composite electorates for Muslims

    3. Composite electorates for Muslims

    4. Greater representation of Muslims