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Q1

Consider the following events:

1. Afghan Wars

2. Barrackpore mutiny

3. Revolts in the British Indian Army in Bengal

4. Vellore mutiny

Which of the following is the correct chronological sequence of the above events?

Q2

With reference to the participation of the civilian population in the revolt of 1857, consider the following statements:

1. There was no significant participation of the civilian population in the north-western provinces and eastern India.

2. The peasants and small zamindars attacked the money-lenders and zamindars.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

Q3

Which of the following were the results of the revolt of 1857?

1. Beginning of the era of annexations and expansion.

2. Recognition of the paramountcy of the British Crown by the Indian states.

3. Reformation of British of British military policy

4. Assumption of the Government of India by the sovereign of Great Britain.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q4

Which of the following was/were revivalist movements?

1. The Brahmo Samaj

2. The Aligarh Movement

3. The Arya Samaj

4. The Deoband movement

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q5

Which of the following were economic causes of the revolt of 1857?

1. The disintegration of the old zamindari system.

2. The annexation of Indian states by the East India Company

3. The imposition of high tariff duties on Indian-made goods by the British

4. The emergence of a class of new landlords

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

Q6

Which one of the following was the result of the Religious Disabilities Act, 1856?

Q7

In which of the locations the most ferocious battles were fought during the revolt of 1857?

1. Bundelkhand

2. Awadh

3. Rohilkhand

4. Western Bihar

5. Kathiawar

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

Q8

With reference to the General Service Enlistment Act, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It was enacted during the time of Lord Canning.

2. It made all future recruits of the Bengal army to be ready for service both within and outside India.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q9

Consider the following statement

  1. The Native Marriage Act or civil Marriage Act of 1872 prohibits child marriage.
  2. The Age of Consent Act of 1891 forbade the marriage of girls below the age of 12.
  3. The Child Marriage Restraint Act or Sarda Act of 1929 fixed the age of marriage for girls at 14 years and for boys at 18 years.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are Incorrect?

Q10

Consider the following pairs

             Organisation                             Founder                                          

  1. Bharat Stree Mahamandal -   Sarla Devi Chaudhurani
  2. Ladies Social Conference  -  Pandita Ramabai Saraswati
  3. Arya Mahila Samaj            -  Ramabai Ranade

Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?

Q11

Consider the following statement

  1. Jagannath Shankar Seth was active promoters of girls education in Maharashtra.
  2. Vishnu Shastri Pandit started Satyaprakash, a weekly in Gujarati.
  3. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was the most prominent campaigner of Widows Remarriage Act.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are Incorrect?

Q12

With reference to the Revolt of 1857, Consider the following statement

  1. At Delhi, the symbolic leadership was to the Mughal emperor, Bahadur Shah, but the real command was led by General Bakht Khan.
  2. Begum Hazrat Mahal took over the reign of Bareilly.
  3. Kanpur rose under Nana Saheb, Tantia Tope, Azimullah Khan.
  4. Rani Laxmibai assumed the leadership of the sepoys at Jhansi.

Which of the following statement(s) is correct?

Q13

Who among the following called the Revolt of 1857 as the ‘First War of Indian Independence’?

Q14

Who among the following was Governor-General during the Revolt of 1857?Who among the following was Governor-General during the Revolt of 1857?

Q15

What was/were the objects of Queen Victoria’s Proclamation(1858)?

  1. To expand the British power in India.
  2. To regulate East India Company trade with India.
  3. To place the Indian administration under the British Crown.

Select the correct answer using the option given below

Q16

Consider the following statement

  1. Sri Narayan Guru organised the Self-Respect Movement.
  2. Br. Ambedkar established the Bahishkrit Hitakarni Sabha.
  3. E.V. Ramaswamy Naickar in Kerala led a struggle against upper caste domination.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are Incorrect?

Q17

Which of the following act abolished all laws affecting the rights of persons converting to another religion or caste?

Q18

Correct the chronological sequence of the following events

  1. Establishment of Indian Women’s University
  2. Formation of the National Council of Women
  3. Woods Despatch on Education
  4. Establishment of the Bethune School

Select the correct code using the option given below

Q19

Which of the following was the Impact of 1857 revolt?Which of the following was the Impact of 1857 revolt?

Q20

‘Servants of India Society’, an association was formed to promote education, sanitation, health care and fight the social evils of untouchability and discrimination, poverty, oppression of women and domestic abuse was founded by?

Q1.

Consider the following events:

1. Afghan Wars

2. Barrackpore mutiny

3. Revolts in the British Indian Army in Bengal

4. Vellore mutiny

Which of the following is the correct chronological sequence of the above events?

a) 4-1-2-3
b) 3-4-2-1
c) 4-2-1-3
d) 3-1-2-4
Q2.

With reference to the participation of the civilian population in the revolt of 1857, consider the following statements:

1. There was no significant participation of the civilian population in the north-western provinces and eastern India.

2. The peasants and small zamindars attacked the money-lenders and zamindars.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q3.

Which of the following were the results of the revolt of 1857?

1. Beginning of the era of annexations and expansion.

2. Recognition of the paramountcy of the British Crown by the Indian states.

3. Reformation of British of British military policy

4. Assumption of the Government of India by the sovereign of Great Britain.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1, 3 and 4 only
b) 2 and 4 only
c) 2, 3 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q4.

Which of the following was/were revivalist movements?

1. The Brahmo Samaj

2. The Aligarh Movement

3. The Arya Samaj

4. The Deoband movement

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 3 and 4 only
c) 2, 3 and 4 only
d) None of the above
Q5.

Which of the following were economic causes of the revolt of 1857?

1. The disintegration of the old zamindari system.

2. The annexation of Indian states by the East India Company

3. The imposition of high tariff duties on Indian-made goods by the British

4. The emergence of a class of new landlords

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1, 2 and 3 only
b) 1 and 4 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q6.

Which one of the following was the result of the Religious Disabilities Act, 1856?

a) It aimed at banning the practice of Sati and child marriage system in India.
b) It made the conversion from Hinduism to Christianism legally protected.
c) It restricted the Christian missionaries to set up schools in tribal areas.
d) It negated the perception of traveling overseas as a sin.
Q7.

In which of the locations the most ferocious battles were fought during the revolt of 1857?

1. Bundelkhand

2. Awadh

3. Rohilkhand

4. Western Bihar

5. Kathiawar

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5
b) 2 only
c) 4 and 5 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4 only
Q8.

With reference to the General Service Enlistment Act, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It was enacted during the time of Lord Canning.

2. It made all future recruits of the Bengal army to be ready for service both within and outside India.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q9.

Consider the following statement

  1. The Native Marriage Act or civil Marriage Act of 1872 prohibits child marriage.
  2. The Age of Consent Act of 1891 forbade the marriage of girls below the age of 12.
  3. The Child Marriage Restraint Act or Sarda Act of 1929 fixed the age of marriage for girls at 14 years and for boys at 18 years.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are Incorrect?

a) 1 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) None of the above
Q10.

Consider the following pairs

             Organisation                             Founder                                          

  1. Bharat Stree Mahamandal -   Sarla Devi Chaudhurani
  2. Ladies Social Conference  -  Pandita Ramabai Saraswati
  3. Arya Mahila Samaj            -  Ramabai Ranade

Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 3 only
Q11.

Consider the following statement

  1. Jagannath Shankar Seth was active promoters of girls education in Maharashtra.
  2. Vishnu Shastri Pandit started Satyaprakash, a weekly in Gujarati.
  3. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was the most prominent campaigner of Widows Remarriage Act.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are Incorrect?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 2 and 3 only
Q12.

With reference to the Revolt of 1857, Consider the following statement

  1. At Delhi, the symbolic leadership was to the Mughal emperor, Bahadur Shah, but the real command was led by General Bakht Khan.
  2. Begum Hazrat Mahal took over the reign of Bareilly.
  3. Kanpur rose under Nana Saheb, Tantia Tope, Azimullah Khan.
  4. Rani Laxmibai assumed the leadership of the sepoys at Jhansi.

Which of the following statement(s) is correct?

a) 1, 2 and 3only
b) 1, 3 and 4 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 2 and 4 only
Q13.

Who among the following called the Revolt of 1857 as the ‘First War of Indian Independence’?

a) Aurobindo Ghosh
b) Bipin Chandra Pal
c) Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
d) Dadabhai Naoroji
Q14.

Who among the following was Governor-General during the Revolt of 1857?Who among the following was Governor-General during the Revolt of 1857?

a) Lord Irwin
b) Lord Lytton C
c) Lord Canning
d) Lord Willingdon
Q15.

What was/were the objects of Queen Victoria’s Proclamation(1858)?

  1. To expand the British power in India.
  2. To regulate East India Company trade with India.
  3. To place the Indian administration under the British Crown.

Select the correct answer using the option given below

a) 1 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) All of the above
Q16.

Consider the following statement

  1. Sri Narayan Guru organised the Self-Respect Movement.
  2. Br. Ambedkar established the Bahishkrit Hitakarni Sabha.
  3. E.V. Ramaswamy Naickar in Kerala led a struggle against upper caste domination.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are Incorrect?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 2 and 3 only
Q17.

Which of the following act abolished all laws affecting the rights of persons converting to another religion or caste?

a) Abolition of Sati (1829)
b) Hindu Widow Remarriage Act (1856)
c) Religious Disabilities Act of 1850
d) None of the above
Q18.

Correct the chronological sequence of the following events

  1. Establishment of Indian Women’s University
  2. Formation of the National Council of Women
  3. Woods Despatch on Education
  4. Establishment of the Bethune School

Select the correct code using the option given below

a) 4-2-1-3
b) 4-3-1-2
c) 2-4-1-2
d) 1-3-2-4
Q19.

Which of the following was the Impact of 1857 revolt?Which of the following was the Impact of 1857 revolt?

a) Abolished the doctrine of Lapse.
b) Termination of Peshwaship and the Mughal rule.
c) Control of Indian administration was passed on to the British Crown
d) All of the above
Q20.

‘Servants of India Society’, an association was formed to promote education, sanitation, health care and fight the social evils of untouchability and discrimination, poverty, oppression of women and domestic abuse was founded by?

a) Jyotiba Phule
b) Lokmanya Tilak
c) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
d) Babasaheb Ambedkar