Modern History 4

Modern History (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

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1. At a time when empires in Europe were crumbling before the might of Napoleon, which one of the following Governors- General kept the British flag flying high in India? [1999]

 
 
 
 

2. There was no independent development of industries in India during British rule because of the: [1999]

 
 
 
 

3. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [1997]
LIST I
A. Moplah revolt
B. Pabna revolt
C. Eka Movement
D. Birsa Munda revolt
LIST II
1. Kerala
2. Bihar
3. Bengal
4. Awadh
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4. What is the correct chronological sequence of the following?
1. Wood’s Education Despatch
2. Macauley’s minute on education
3. The Sargent Education Report
4. Indian Education (Hunter Commission)
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

 
 
 
 

5. The paintings of Abanindranath Tagore are classified as:

 
 
 
 

6. The educated middle class in India: [1998]

 
 
 
 

7. The Governor-General who fol lowed a spirited “Forward” policy towards Afghanistan was: [1999]

 
 
 
 

8. Which one of the following statements is not correct? [1999]

 
 
 
 

9. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists; [1999]
List I (Books)
A. The first Indian War of Independence
B. Anand math
C. Life Divine
D. Sadhana
List II (Authors)
1. Rabindranath Tagore
2. Sri Aurobindo
3. Bankim Chandra Chatterji
4. Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
Codes:

 
 
 
 

10. The first feature film (talkie) to be produced in India was:

 
 
 
 

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