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

1. Consider the following statements:
1. The Charter Act, 1853 abolished East India Company monopoly of Indian trade.
2. Under the government of India Act, 1858 the British Parliament abolished the East India Company altogether and undertook the responsibility of ruling India directly.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

2. By a regulation in 1793, the District Collector was deprived of his judicial powers and made the collecting agent only, What was the reason for such regulation ? [2010]

3. With reference to the entry of European powers into India, which one of the following statements is not correct?

4. Which one of the following provisions was not made in the Charter Act of 1833? [2003]

5. Consider the following statements: [2008]
1. Justice V R Krishna Iyer was the Chief Justice of India.
2. Justice V R Krishna Iyer is considered as one of the progenitors of public interest litigation (PIL) in the Indian judicial system.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

6. In collaboration with David Hare and Alexander. Duff, who of the following established Hindu College at Calcutta?

7. With reference to the 'revolt of the year'who of the following was betrayed by 'friend'captured and put to death by the British? [2006]

8. Consider the following Viceroys of India during the British rule:
1. Lord Curzon
2. Lord Chelmsford
3. Lord Hardinge
4. Lord Irwin
Which one of the following is the correct chronological ord of their tenure? [200 4]

9. With which one of the following mountain tribes did the British first come into contact with after the grant of Diwani in the year 1765? [2002]

10. Who among the following was a proponent of Fabianism as a movement? [2005]

General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
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