Friday, May 10, 2019

WBCS Polity and Constitution MCQs Prelims and Mains

Modern Indian History MCQs For WBCS Mains | SSC CGL | UPSC Prelims P10

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46. Who was the first to attempt decentralization of financial administration?
(A) Curzon
(B) Lytton
(C) Ripon
(D) Mayo

Correct Answer: [D] Mayo.
47. Who confessed the following way? 'We have no right to seize Sind. Yet we shall do so and a very big advantageous, useful, human piece of rascality it will be".
(A) Sir Charles Napier
(B) Major James Outr
(C) Lord Auckland'
(D) Lord Ellenborough

Correct Answer: [A] Sir Charles Napier.
48. Which of the following were the original founders of the Theosophical society?(i) Madam H.P. Blavatsky(ii) Mrs. Annie Besant(iii) Colonel H.S. Olcott(iv) Colonel O.P. WalburnChoose the answer from the codes given below
(A) i and iii
(B) iii and iv
(C) i and ii
(D) ii and iii

Correct Answer: [A] i and iii.
49. Subhas Chandra Bose fought the presidential elections in 1939 on the ground that
(A) He was opposed to Gandhiji
(B) He favored an aggressive policy which was opposed by the Congress Leaders
(C) He did not like the nomination of Sitaramayya
(D) He pleaded for elections instead of nominations

Correct Answer: [D] He pleaded for elections instead of nominations.
50. Who among the following capitalists served as an AICC treasurer for many years and went to jail in 1930?
(A) J.R.D Tata
(B) Walchand Hirachand
(C) G. D. Birla
(D) Jamunalal Bajaj

Correct Answer: [D] Jamunalal Bajaj.


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