Indian History Questions And Answers Practice Set 58

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1 .The ruler of Mysore who secured the rendition of Mysore was
A.  Tippu
B.  Hyder
C.  Krishnaraja III
D.  Rajendra Wodiar
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2 .Till the end of the 17th Century the growth of the executive and legislative powers of the East india Company depended on
A.  Governor
B.  Governor-General
C.  Parliament
D.  Crown
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3 .Which of the following was not included in the early three english Settlements in India?
A.  Madras
B.  The Punjab
C.  Bombay
D.  Calcutta
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4 .In the 18th Century the Royal prerogative in the affairs of the East India Company was controlled by
A.  The Viceroy's Council
B.  The Indian Legislature
C.  The Parliament in England
D.  The Secretary of State
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5 .The author of 'A Nation in the Making' was
A.  SN Banerjee
B.  Mahatma Gandhi
C.  Hume
D.  Tilak
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6 .Which of the following is one of the causes for the passing of the Act of 1773?
A.  Failure of Double Government
B.  Success of Double Government
C.  Agitation in India
D.  Desire of the Indian Merchants
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7 .Pitt's India Bill was introduced by ______ in 1784.
A.  Prime Minister Pitt
B.  Governor-General of India
C.  Senior Merchants
D.  East India Company
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8 .Provision was made in the Act of 1773, for the office of a governor-General of
A.  India
B.  Fort William
C.  Madras
D.  Bombay
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9 .Before the passing of the Act of 1773, each of the three english Settlement in India was governed by
A.  Viceroy
B.  President
C.  Secretary
D.  Director
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10 .When the Governor-General was away from Bengal a Vice- president appointed by _____ would Act for him.
A.  Crown
B.  Parliament
C.  Board of Control
D.  Governor-General
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11 .The Charter Act of 1793 Renewed the Company's monopoly for _____ years.
A.  20 years
B.  10 years
C.  30 years
D.  15 years
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12 .The members of the Board of Control must be paid from
A.  The Consolidated Fund of England
B.  Indian Revenues
C.  Funds Voted by Parliament
D.  The revenues of Princely States
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13 .Provision was made by the Charter Act of 1813 for the establishment of a Church at ______.
A.  Madras
B.  Bombay
C.  Calcutta
D.  Pondicherry
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14 .The Charter Act of 1813 allotted Rupees _______ annually for Indian learning and spread of Scientific knowledge.
A.  One lakh
B.  Two lakhs
C.  1000
D.  500
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15 .The Charter Act of 1813 left intact the Company's monopoly of ______ trade.
A.  China
B.  Jawa
C.  Ceylon
D.  Japan
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