General Studies: Important for Exam: Modern Indian History MCQ Part 51

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Q. Big Seminars of Bengal made Benjamin purchases during permanent settlement.

What can be the possible reason /reasons behind this?

1. The rise of jot dare (rich peasants)

2. High revenue demands by British

3. Depressed agricultural prices

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1only

(b) 2only

(c) 2and 3only

Q. in the context of freedom struggle during 19th century. The Azamgarh proclamation was associated with?

(a) Indigo revolt

(b) 1857 revolt

(c) Kanth uprising

(d) Kol mutiny

Q. In order to improve the condition of women, Ishtar Chandra Vidyasagar was associated with which of the following?

1. Legalizing widow remarriage.

2. Opposing polygamy

3. Advocating higher education of women.

4. Opposing child marriage.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1and 3only

(b) 1and 2only

(c) 2,3and 4only

(d) 1, 2,3and 4only

Q. With reference to Vernacular press Act (1878). Which among the following statements is/are correct?

1. The act aimed to restrict the freedom of both Indian language and English newspapers in India.

2. Under this act the district magistrate was all- empowered to take punitive actions. Which cannot be appealed in the court of law.

3. The act was repealed by Lytton in 1882.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1and 2only

(b) 2only

(c) 1and 3only

(d) 1,2and 3

Q. Which of the following was/ were the cause (s) of failure of the revolt of 1857?

1. The Kings of Kashmir and Nepal helped in suppressing the revolt.

2. It was mainly feudal in character.

3. Lack of coordination in the uprisings in different parts of India.

Select the correct answer using codes given below.

(a) 1and 2only

(b) 2and 3only

(c) 3only

(d) 1,2and 3only

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