Civils History MCQ-11

History Civils Prelims,CSAT GS Paper,UPPSC,MPPSC,RRC,SSC,UPSC

Match List I with List II and select the correct answer
List I
List II
A. Land allotted to big fedul landlords
1. Jagirdari system
B. Land allotted to revenue framers
2. Rytowari system
C. Land allotted to each peasant with the right to sublet Mortgage ,gift or sell
3. Mahalwari
D. Revenu settelements made at village
4. Zamindare System Level


(A) 1 3 2 4
(B) 1 4 2 3
(C) 3 4 1 2
(D) 2 1 3 4

consider the following statement about the Indian National Congress
1. Sarojini Nadiu was the frist woman to be the president of the congress
2. C.R.Das was in prison when he functioned as the president of the congress
3. the frist Britisher to become the president of the congress was Alan Octavian Hume
4. Alfred Webb was the president of the congerss in 1894
Which of these statement are correct?

(A) 1and 3
(B) 2 and 4
(C) 2, 3 and 4
(D) 1,2,3 and 4

The last opportunity to avoid the partition of India was lost with the rejection of

(A) Cripps Mission
(B) Rajagopalachari Formula
(C) Cabinet Mission
(D) Wavell Plan

Which one of the following aroused a wave of popular indignation that led to the massacre by the British at Jalianwala Bagh?

(A) The Arm Act
(B) The publish safety act
(C) The Rowlatt Roy
(D) Surendranath Banerjee

Who among the following started the news papper shome prakash?

(A) Dayanad saraswati
(B) Ishwara Chandra Vidyasagar
(C) Raja ram mohan roy
(D) surendranath banerjee

The ruler of which one of the following states was removed form powerby the british on the pretext of misgoverance

(A) Awadh
(B) Jhansi
(C) Nagpur
(D) Satara

Who among the following Europeans were the last to come to pre independent Indias Trades?

(A) Dutch
(B) English
(C) French
(D) Portuguese

consider the following statement:
1. Robert Clive was the frist Governor General of Bengal
2. William Bentick was the frist Governor General of indian
Which of these statement given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2

The Frist factory Act restricting the working hours of women and children and authorizing local government to make necessary rules was adopted during whose time?

(A) Lord Lytton
(B) Lord Bentinck
(C) Lord Ripon
(D) Lord canning

The notion of Saptanga that was introduced in Arthashastra includes

(A) Kings,territory,administration and treasury
(B) Music,Dance ragas and wrestling
(C) ministers,civil servants, subaltersand those involved in espionage
(D) Aristocrats, acharyas,trades and monks

The government of Indian Act, 1935 was based on

(A) The pripincle of federation and parliamentary system
(B) The pripincle of secession of the british Indian provines
(C) Acceptance of independence of India
(D) Acceptance of the idea of a constituent assembly to draft a constitution

which one of the following with regard to Poona pact,1932 is not correct

(A) Reservation of seats for the depressed classes in the provincial legislature
(B) Acceptance of joint electorate system
(C) Reservation of seats for the depressed classes in the central legislature
(D) Adequate representation of depressed sections in the government jobs

The Haripura congress (1938) remains a milestone in Indian freedom struggle, because

(A) It declared war on he British Emprie
(B) It anointed Jawaharlal Nehru as the future prime minister of india
(C) Of the introduction of the idea of a planning commission
(D) Of the acceptance of the Government of India act,1935 by the congress

which one of the following with regards to ‘Direct Action Day’ is correct?

(A) Hasan suhrawardy presided over the ‘direction Direct Action Day
(B) Direct Action led to the bihar roit
(C) Direct Action was endorsed by the congress party
(D) Direction Action took place in delhi

social reformers like Raja Ram Mohan Roy used the following strategy to campaign about the prevailing social injustice ( e.g. sati ) against women

(A) They took the help of the popular social milieu .
(B) They used the influence of the government .
(C) They used a verse or sentence which is in the ancient sacred texts to prove their stand.
(D) They took the help of popular nationalist leaders.

Which of the following statements about ‘ancient manuscripts’ is not correct?

(A) Some manuscripts were engrave on stone or metal.
(B) They were usually written on palm leves.
(C) They are the primary sources of the period they reflect.
(D) They were handwritten on plan leaves.

which of the following statements about ‘prasastis’ is an incorrect statement?

(A) The achievements of rulers or kings are described in ‘prasastis’
(B) They were written by scholars/poets/learned people for the purpose of praising the kings and earning their patronage.
(C) Usually the kings themselves wrote them
(D) C. They are valuable sources of history of the period to which they belong.

During the medieval period in India, temples were regarded as a hub of

(A) Architecture
(B) Cultural activities
(C) Extensive foreign
(D) Sufi movement