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Mrunal's Prelim MockTest- History: East India Company- Charter Acts- Part1
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In this round, we'll learn about various regulating acts and charter acts made before 1857's mutiny, and then we'll solve the previous UPSC MCQs asked from this topic.

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sir i have read old ncerts . . . . do i also need to study themes of india ncert pls advise?????????????/
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sir i have read old ncerts . . . do i also need to study themes of india ncert pls advise?????????????/
  1. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest Opper's *Ti Charms and Foreign Travelers . Medieval Occupations and Dictionary Terms Entry of EIC-> Charter Act Prem. Self-Study: LX Ch.1 unacademy 25 Practice 99013 A 25 Practice MCQs on Art, Culture & History


  2. Timeline of events .EIC setup Cpt. Hawkings and Sir Thomas Row obtained permissions to setup in India Plassey, Buxar, revenue rights... 1600-1770s yunacadem EIC Company on bankruptcy like Kingfisher . Wanted "loan / bailout" from Parliament -> brought the company affairs under Parliament's control /regulation. "Regulating Act." 1773


  3. Regulating Act of 1773 Warren Hastings London Court of Directors- fixed erm, no re-election India: Governor General of Fort William- fixed term 5 years 1 Independent SC @Calcutta unacademy 4 Member's council, casting vote 3 Presidencies, war, peace


  4. Regulating Act of 1773 Have to inform British govt and parliament about their Administrative affairs No one can accept gifts in cash / kind gifts. Company's charter renew @20 years Charter Act 1793: minor changes +20 years renew Charter Act 1813: +20 Charter Act 1833: +20 Charter Act 1853: +?? 1858: G.0.1 Act Warren Hastings London Court of Directors- fixed S term, no re-election India: Governor General of Fort William- fixed term 5 years t Independent SC @Calcutta unacademy 4 Member's council, casting vote " 3 Presidencies, war, peace


  5. British PM Pitt's India Act of 1784 London Company's Court of Directors- Warren Hastings (Commercial) Control- political affairs India- Governor General- fixed term 5 years 1 Independent SC @Calcutta unacademy To rectify shortcoming of 1773's regulating act Governor General Warrant Hastings impeached for administrative irregularities. - Members reduced 4->3 3 Presidencies war, peace


  6. RA'1773 +20 -> Charter Act of 1793 minor change +20-> CA 1813 Board of London Court of control Charter Act 1813 1 lakh rupee for Education Directors - Any British subject India- Governor General of Fort William-fixed term 5 years 1 Independent SC @Calcutta can do trading witlh India. EIC Company's trade monopoly ended- except tea trade, China- trade. Missionaries allowed in India without restrictions. 20 years renew->1833 unacademy Marquess of Member's council, Hastings casting vote Earl of Moira) 3 Presidencies, war, peace


  7. Charter Act of 1833: "Bentham's utilitarian philosophy" London Company's C Court of Directors- Crown's Board of Control- political affairs (Commercial) India- Governor General of Fort William-> GG of India (Bentinck 1st) Plus many other things, read LX. I'm only giving overview. 1 Independent SC @Calcutta unacademy East India Company: commercial -> Political Agent of Crown. EIC's Tea Trade & China trade monopoly also ended. . Members: Law Member T B Macaulay . Try to abolish slavery, slave trade. . Allowed for Indianization of Public 3 Presidencies, war, peace services (but in letter, not spirit) +20 years renewal: 1853


  8. 1833 + 20 years Charter Act of 1853 Earl of Dalhousie London Company's Court of Directors- oCrown's Board of Control- (Commercial) political affairs Plus many other things, read LX. I'm only giving overview Governor Gen of 1 Independent SC India @Calcutta 3 Presidencies, war, peace . Open recruitment unacademy Councils for higher civil services Did not specify '+20 Executive years renewal' for company rule. 1857 Mutiny -> Gol 1858 Legislative- 4 out 6 appointed by local govt of Madras, Bombay, Bengal, Agra


  9. Before the 1857 Mutiny / Mangal Pandey 1773 1784 1793, Charter 1813, Charter 1833, Charter 1853, Charter 1858 . Regulating Act: 5431+ 20 years renewals Pitt's India to solve lacunas of 1773: board of ctrl. Minor changes, 20 years . Rs. 1 lakh Edu, Monopoly & Missionaries + 20 yrs . Bentham philosophy, Major changes: GG of India, law member, Indianization, +20 years Legislative council, Renewal not fixed. . Gol Act: Crown rule takes over Company rule


  10. UPSC Examiner's Charter Prem in 2002 Act Provisions A) Charter Act 1813 B) Regulating Act . C) Act of 1858 D) Pitt's India Act 1) set up a board of control in Britain to fully regulate the East India. . 2) Company's trade monopoly in India was ended. 3) The power to govern was unacademy transferred the east India company to the British crown. Answer Codes A-2; B-4; C-3; D-1 A-1; B-3; C-4; D-2 A-2; B-3; C-4; D-1 A-1; B-4; C-3; D-2 . 4) The company's director were (a) (b) (c) (d) asked to present to the British government all correspondence and documents pertaining to the administration of the company. Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  11. UPSC Examiner's Charter Prem in 2002 Act Provision A) Charter Act 1813 . B) Regulating Act . C) Act of 1858 1) set up a board of control in Britain to fully regulate the East India. D1 D) Pitt's India Act . 2) Company's trade monopoly in India was ended. . 3) The power to govern was unacademy Answer Codes transferred the east India company to the British crown. (a) A-2; B-4; C-3; D-1 (b) A-1; B-3; G-4;D-2 . 4) The company's director were asked to present to the British government all correspondence and documents pertaining to the administration of the company. Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  12. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Modern India Which one of the following provisions was not made irn (A) The trading activities of the east India company (B) The designation of the supreme authority was to be (C) All law-making powers to be conferred on (D) An Indian was to be appointed as a law member in the charter act of 1883? [UPSC -2003] were to be abolished. (started with 1813, then 1833- even tea trade, China trade monopoly gone) changed as the Governor-General of India in unacademy Council. (Bentinck) Governor-General in council, the governor-general's council. (TB Macaulay) Pause Video to Attemptit Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  13. UPSC Examiner's Charter Prem in 2006 Consider the following statement: 1. The charter Act,1853 abolished east India company monopoly of India trade. 2. under the Government of India act, 1858 the British parliament abolished the rule of east India company and undertook the responsibility of ruling India directly. unacademy Which of the statement given above islare correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor2 [UPSC-2006] Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip