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Practice MCQ's
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In this lesson, we will cover 10 MCQ'S of Modern History which will help you I revising the subject and evaluating yourselves.

Yasmin Gill
Discount Code-"yashi.gill01"/Qualified for UPSC mains/Rank 24th in Punjab PCS

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- Tranquebar (now Tharangambadi) is located in the Nagapattinam district of Tamil Nadu on the Coromandel Coast. - Sambalpur is located on the western part of Odisha. - Burma (now Myanmar) is native to the teak tree which has been important to the economy of Myanmar since British colonialization and remains a political issue today. - Treaty of Purandar (1666) was concluded between Rajput ruler Jai Singh I and Maratha Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. ● Hunter Committee (1920) was formed to investigate the Jallianwala Bagh incident.
Hunter Commission was set up to improve primary and secondary education and Hunter Committee was set up to probe into Jallianwala Bagh Massacre.
  1. Practice set of MCQ's By- Yasmin Gill

  2. About me .Yasmin Gill .BE(EEE) from UIET,PU .Qualified for UPSC Mains 2015 in 1st attempt State rank 24 in Punjab Civil Services 2015 Stood 10th at State Level in Young Genius Awards conducted by NSTSE

  3. 21. Akali Movement in Punjab was one of the powerful movements in India, that commenced along NCM and successfully ended. Which of the following isnt correct regarding it? It developed on a purely religious issue but ended up becominga powerful episode in freedom movement of India It arose with aim of freeing Gurudwaras from control of corrupt managers who were appointed by government after Britislh annexation of Punjab A. B. C. In 1925, British handed over control of Gurudwaras to an elected Sikh body D. The movement contributed to political development of Punjab and awakened the peasantry

  4. Answer- B

  5. 22. Which of the following statements regarding Danish are correct? A. B. C. D. They could not establish their position in India They sold all their settlements to Portuguese They were more concerned with missionary activities than trade Danes constructed Dansborg Fort at Serampur ACD; BCD; AC; All of these

  6. AC; Fort Dansborg at Tranquebar Sold to British

  7. 23. Consider the following statements A. Tranquebar is located on Malabar coast B. Serampore is located on Coromandel coast C. Both D. None

  8. None Tranquebar is located on Coromandel coast Serampore is located on banks of Hoogli river in West Bengal

  9. 24. Which among them is true? A. British intervention in Afghan gave birth to three Afghan wars B. Lord Lawrence initiated the policy of masterly inactivity i.e. non- intervention but being watchful C. Both D. None

  10. Both

  11. 25.Arrange these treaties in correct chronological order A. B. C. D. Treaty of Faizabad Treaty of Benaras Treaty of Allahabad Treaty of Bassein CBAD; CABD; BCAD; CDAB

  12. CBAD; Treaty of Allahabad- 1765- between Mughal Emperor Shah Alam II, Treaty of Benaras-1773-between British government of Bengal and Treaty of Faizabad- 1775- Second Treaty of Banaras and Robert Clive after Battle of Buxar ruler of Muslim state of Oudh (Ayodhya Treaty of Bassein- 1802 - British East India Company and Baji Rao II

  13. Death of its ruler without a heir When the ruler died without a direct male heir in 1849, British seized the state under Doctrine of lapse

  14. 28. Between whom was the Treaty of Purandar in 1776 made? A. English and the Nizam of Hyderabad B. Marathas and the Portuguese C. Marathas and the English D. English and the Sultan of Mysore

  15. 29. Who was the GG when 1st Anglo-Burmese war was started? A. George Barlow B. Lord Hastings C. Lord Minto D. Lord Amherst

  16. Lord Amherst

  17. 30. Which of them is true? A. 1st statistical survey was conducted under Chairmanship of WW B. Hunter Committee is related to primary and secondary C. Both Hunter during Lord Mayo's vice royality in 1872 education in India D. None

  18. Both Hunter Commission -Viceroy Lord Ripon