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Daily Lecture Series Spectrum's A brief history of unacadeny Modern India By Aartee Mishra MCQ Part 12 Hindi
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Who among the following is known as "The Father of the Indian Renaissance"? a. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar b. Swami Vivekananda c. Raja Ram Mohan Roy d. Swami Dayanand Saraswati
Ans: c Explanation: Raja Ram Mohan Roy is called the 'Father of Modern India' and "The Father of the Indian Renaissance" in recognition of his epoch-making/defining social, educational, and political reforms. He was the founder of the Brahmo Samaj. He wanted to combine the righteousness of Western and Indian culture. He was especially concerned about the practice of "Sati".
Who is known as Father of Indian Unrest? a. Bhagat Singh b. Chandra Shekhar Azad c. Mahatma Gandhi d. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Ans: d Explanation: The British colonial authorities called Bal Gangadhar Tilak as "Father of the Indian Unrest". He was the first to demand complete independence for India. He was the one who said, "Swaraj (total freedom) is my birthright and I shall have it"
Which of the following Indian province was annexed on account of alleged misgovernance a. Awadh b. Satara c. Jhansi d. Mysore
Ans: a Explanation: The kingdom of Awadh was annexed by the British on account of 'misgovernance'. Nawab Wajid Ali Shah, the Nawab of Awadh was accused by the British of having misgoverned his state. His state was therefore annexed in 1856 by Lord Dalhousie. Awadh was the only Indian state whose ruler Nawab Wajid Ali Shah was dispossessed on the ground of "misgovernnance".
Consider the following statements about Lord William Bentinck. 1. Bentinck was the first Governor-General of India. 2. He was thought to be a reform oriented person. 3. He brought a law against Sati Pratha. Which of the statements given above is/are are correct? a. 1 and 2 b. 2 and 3 c. 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3
Ans: d Explanation: Bentinck was eral of India. Bentinck was a benevolent and reform oriented administrator. Bentinck took effective steps to root out social evils like Sati and infanticide. William Bentinck as the Governor General of India looked down the Sati cult and declared Sati illegal. the first Governor-Gen