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WBCS Main 2019 Mock Test (General Studies I ) ( Indian History ) 33
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  1. Mission WBCS (Exe.) 2019 Prelims and Mains Daily Mock Test Arijit Basu Chowdhury

  2. West Bengal Civil Services Graduate in History from St.Paul's Cathedral Mission College, Kolkata . Interests: Fitness , Current Affairs ,Burning Issues, Music, News Analysis . You can follow me on UNACADEMY- Life has two rules: 1) Never quit. 2) Always remember Rule #1 . Rate , Review & Recommend

  3. Daily Mock Test (History) 1. Consider the following statements about the revolt of 1857. 1. It was started from Lucknow. 2. It was started during the reign of Governor General Lord Canning. 3. The revolt also spread to South India. 4. The Government of India Act 1858 was passed as a reaction by the British Which of the above statements is/are incorrect? government to the revolt. a) 1, 2 b) 2,4 c)1,3 d)2, 3,4 2. Kuka Revolt of Punjab is aimed at a) Achieve justice for the martyrs of Punjab in the 1857 Revolt b) Freeing the Gurdwaras (Sikh temples) from the control of ignorant and corrupt Mahants c) Making Sikh land independent from British control d) Reforming the Sikh religion by removing all the abuses, superstitions and ill-practices

  4. Daily Mock Test (History) 3. Consider the following statements 1. He described Sati system as a "murder according to every shastra". 2. He defended the basic and universal principles of all religions. 3. He wrote Gift to Monotheists (1809) a) Debendranath Tagore b) Raja Rammohan Roy c) Radhakant Deb 4. The campaigns and associations before the establishment of Indian National d) Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar Congress were 1. against Vernacular Press Act 2. against Arms Act 3. against reduction in minimum age for appearing in Indian Civil Service a) 1, 2 b) 2,3 c)1,3 d) 1, 2, 3

  5. Daily Mock Test (History) 5. Which of the following act for the first time explicitly defined the constitutional position of the British territories in India a) Pitt's India Act of 1784 b) Charter act of 1813 c) Charter act of 1833 d) Charter act of 1853 6. Which of the following is/are feature/features of Swadeshi movement? 1. Emphasis on self-reliance 2. Extensive participation of the peasantry 3. Cultural revivalism a) Only 3 b) Only 2 and 3 c) Only 1 and 3 d) 1, 2 and 3

  6. Daily Mock Test (History) 7. Consider the following statements 1. The first session of Indian National Congress was presided by W.C Banerjee. 2. Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay addressed the session in 1885. Which of the above statement is/are NOT correct? a) Only 1 b) Only 2 c) Both 1 and 2 d) None 8. Who started the newspaper Al Hilal? a) Maulana Azad b) Mohammmad Ali c) Hasrat Mohani d) Muhammad Ali Jinnah 9. Consider the following statements 1. Servants of Indian Society was founded by Gopal Krishna Gokhale. 2. Sudharak was the periodical which projected the views of the Society 3. Gopal Ganesh Agarkar started the periodical Sudharak a) Only 1 and 3 b) 1, 2 and 3 c) Only 1 and 2 d) Only 1

  7. Daily Mock Test (History) 10. Match the following 1. Bharat Stree Mahamandal 2. Bharat Mahila Parishad 3. Arya Mahila Samaj 4. National Council of women in India a) Sarala Devi Chaudhurani b) Ramabai Ranade c) Pandita Ramabai d) Mehribai Tata 1 2 3 4 a) AB CD b) B D CA )BDAC d) D BAC

  8. Daily Mock Test (History) 11. Which of the following were the reasons for French decline in India? 1) French army was no match for British army 2) French monarchy had no stakes in the French company 3) French were engaged in continental expansion in Europe a) 1 and 2 only b) 1 and 3 only c) 1 only d) All of these 12. Which of the following statements are correct? 1) Bethune School at Calcutta was founded by Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar. 2) The main aim of the school was to promote education among depressed classes. a) 1 only b) 2 only c) Both 1 and 2 d) Neither 1 nor 2

  9. Daily Mock Test (History) c) 1, 3 (The revolt of 1857 took place during the reign of Governor General Lord Canning. The immediate cause of the revolt of 1857 was that Mangal Pandey killed two British officers on parade at Barrackpore. The revolt began at Meerut, 58 km from Delhi, on May 10, 1857 and then, gathering force rapidly. This revolt spread in Lucknow, Ambala and Meerut cantonments) 1. The movement was confined to the Northern and Central India. d) Reforming the Sikh religion by removing all the abuses, superstitions and ill practices (The Kuka Movement was founded in 1840 by Bhagat Jawahar Mal (also called Sian Saheb) in western Punjab. A major leader of the movement after him was Baba Ram Singh. (He founded the Namdhari Sikh sect.) After the British took Punjab, the movement got transformed from a religious purification campaign to a political campaign. Its basic tenets were abolition of caste and similar discriminations among Sikhs, discouraging the consumption of meat and alcohol and drugs, permission for intermarriages, widow remarriage, and encouraging women to step out of seclusion). 2. 3. b)Raja Rammohan Roy

  10. Daily Mock Test (History) 4. a) 1, 2 i) for imposition of import duty on cotton (1875) (ii) for Indianisation of government service (1878-79) (iii) against Lytton's Afghan adventure (iv) against Arms Act (1878) (v) against Vernacular Press Act (1878) (vi) for right to join volunteer corps (vii) against plantation labour and against Inland Emigration Act (viii) in support of Ilbert Bill (ix) for an All India Fund for Political Agitation (x) campaign in Britain to vote for pro- India party (xi) against reduction in maximum age for appearing in Indian Civil Service; the Indian Association took up this question and organised an all-India agitation against it popularly known as the Indian Civil Service agitation

  11. Daily Mock Test (History) 12. a) 1 only Bethune School at Calcutta was founded by Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar. The main aim of the school was to encourage female education. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was a key figure of the Bengal Renaissance. He was a philosopher, academic educator, writer, translator, printer, publisher, entrepreneur, reformer and philanthropist. Vidyasagar championed the uplift of the status of women in India, particularly in his native Bengal. He sought to transform orthodox Hindu society from within. With support from people Vidyasagar introduced the practice of widow remarriages to mainstream Hindu society.