Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 55

Free Online Test Quiz on Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Gk General Knowledge Questions Online test Quiz  Set 55 UPSC  IAS Prelims civil service exams,   for All competitive exams (UPSC, SSC ,SSC CGL)

1 .The English who twice served as President of the Indian national Congress was
A.  George Yule
B.  Sir William Wedderburn
C.  AO Hume
D.  Mrs Annie Besant
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2 .When the Congress Ministries were formed in the provinces in June 1937, the Viceroy of India was
A.  Lord Willingdon
B.  Lord Irwin
C.  Lord Linlithgow
D.  Viscount Wavell
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3 .The All India Muslim League was founded in 1906 primarily to promote among Indian Muslims
A.  mutual unity and goodwill
B.  political consciousness
C.  feeling of loyalty to the British Government
D.  hatred for the Congress
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4 .August Offer 1940 was made by the Viceroy
A.  Willingdon
B.  Linlithgow
C.  Minto
D.  Lytton
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5 .Of the following who was a poet and political thinker?
A.  Gandhi
B.  Jinnah
C.  Mohammed Iqbal
D.  Patel
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6 .When the August Offer 1940 was offered to India the Prime minister of England was
A.  Chamberlain
B.  Baldwin
C.  Chruchill
D.  Asquith
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7 .'A day of deliverance and thanks giving' was celebrated in 1939 by
A.  Congress Party
B.  Muslim League
C.  Forward Bloc
D.  Communist Party
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8 .By the Act of 1773, Parliament granted a loan of ______ to the East India Company.
A.  Rs 480,000
B.  Rs 400,000
C.  Rs 500,000
D.  Rs 300,000
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9 .The Regulating Act was passed in the year
A.  1793
B.  1773
C.  1763
D.  1783
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10 .The Muslim League passed a resolution demanding the partition of India in the ______ session held in 1940.
A.  Lahore
B.  Allahabad
C.  Karachi
D.  Dacca
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11 .The term of office fixed by Regulating Act for Governor general was
A.  4 years
B.  5 years
C.  3 years
D.  2 years
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12 .As per the Regulating Act a Supreme Court was established in
A.  Bengal
B.  Bombay
C.  Delhi
D.  Madras
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13 .As per the Regulating Act, a Governor-General and four councilors were appointed for
A.  Bengal
B.  Bombay
C.  Madras
D.  Surat
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14 .During the first Carnatic War, the French Governor-General of Pondicherry was
A.  La Bourdonnais
B.  Captain Paradise
C.  Dupleix
D.  Count-de-Lally
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15 .To establish French political influence in Sothern India, dupleix had an opportunity in the disputed succession to the thrones of
A.  Delhi and Awadh
B.  Hyderabad and Carnatic
C.  Travancore
D.  Vijayanagar and Ahmednagar
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