General Studies: Important for Exam: Modern Indian History MCQ Part 1

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Q. Alter Mughal Emperor, during whose reign the Mughal Empire was invaded by three invaders – the Marathas, Nadir Shah and Ahmad Shah Abdel, was

(a) Muhammad Shah

(b) Ahmad Shah

(c) Alamgirpur II

(d) Shah Alma II

Q. European were initially interested in trade of

(a) Spices

(b) Silk

(c) Indigo

Q. Match the following

Match the Following
Match the following

List – I

List – II

A. Macaulay’s Delaminate

1. Industrial ion

B. Fawcett Commission

2. Civil Services

C. Middleman Committee

3. Education Policy

D. Atchison Commission

4. Working of Montague Chelmsford Reform

(a) 3 1 4 2

(b) 2 1 4 3

(c) 3 4 1 2

(d) 2 4 1 3

Q. First newspaper from India was

(a) Bengal Gazette

(b) Bung Dutta

(c) Bombay Herald

(d) Samachari Darpan

Q. Arrange the following events chronologically

1. Cabinet Mission

2. Wavell Plan

3. June third Plan

4. Simon Commission

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

(a) 4, 2, 1 and 3

(b) 4, 2, 3 and 1

(c) 4, 1, 2 and 3

(d) 4, 3, 1 and 2

Q. Who among the following is called the ‘Father of Indian Unrest” by Valentine Cheryl?

(a) Tilak

(b) Raja Ram Mohan Roy

(c) Mahatma Gandhi

(d) Lala Lajpat Rai

Q. Which of the following statements about revolution terrorists is correct?

1. They came from upper castes

2. They came from lower classes

3. They were essentially Nationalists who had no faith in Gandhi a methods

4. They rejected the real demands of masses (Peasants and workers)

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

(a) 1, 2, 3 and 4

(b) 1, 2 and 3

(c) 1, 3 and 4

(d) 2, 3 and 4

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