Tuesday, March 12, 2019

WBCS Polity and Constitution MCQs Prelims and Mains

Modern History - Indian Struggle For Independence MCQs P19

181. When did Lord Dalhousie annex Awadh?
(A) 1853 AD
(B) 1856 AD
(C) 1848 AD
(D) 1857 AD
Correct Answer: [B] 1856 AD.

182. When did the Royal Indian Navy Revolt in Bombay take place?
(A) 1945
(B) 1946
(C) 1942
(D) 1944
Correct Answer: [B] 1946.

183. When was the Congress socialist party formed?
(A) 1936
(B) 1939
(C) 1922
(D) 1934.
Correct Answer: [D] 1934..

184. When was the corridor war in Writers Building Calcutta was fought?
(A) 1908
(B) 1916
(C) 1921
(D) 1930
Correct Answer: [D] 1930.

185. Where did the Theosophical Society establish its headquarters in India?
(A) Avadi
(B) Vellore
(C) Adyar
(D) Belur
Correct Answer: [C] Adyar.

186. Where was the first session of the Indian National Congress held?
(A) Madras
(B) Pune
(C) Calcutta
(D) Bombay
Correct Answer: [D] Bombay.

187. Which Act allowed the Christian Missionaries to enter India?
(A) Charter act of 1833
(B) Pitt's India Act of 1784
(C) Charter act of 1793
(D) Charter act of 1813
Correct Answer: [D] Charter act of 1813.

188. Which battle dashed the hopes of Duplex to establish an empire in India?
(A) Third Carnatic war
(B) Battle of Plassey
(C) First Carnatic war
(D) Second Carnatic war
Correct Answer: [D] Second Carnatic war.

189. Which incident in the colonial history of India marks the first war of independence?
(A) Chittagong Armoury Raid
(B) Sepoy Mutiny in 1857
(C) The peasant uprising at Chaurichaura
(D) The Naval Mutiny of 1946
Correct Answer: [B] Sepoy Mutiny in 1857.

190. Which of the following upheavals took place in Bengal immediately after the Revolt of 1857?
(A) Sannyasi Rebellion
(B) Santhal Rebellion
(C) Patina Riots
(D) Indigo Rebellion.
Correct Answer: [D] Indigo Rebellion..


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