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

1. 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]

2. The ruler of which one of the following States was removed from power by the British on the pretext of misgovernance?

3. Conisder the following statements: [2009]
1. The first telegraph line in India was laid between Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) and Diamond Harbour
2. The first Export Procesisng Zone in India was set up in Kandla.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

4. 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]

5. Who among the following wrote the book Bahubivah?

6. Consider the following statements:
1. Warren Hastings was the first Governor General who established a regular police force in India on the British pattern.
2. A Supreme Court was established at Calcutta by the Regulating Act, 1773.
3. The Indian Penal Code came into effect in the year 1860. Which of the statements given above are correct? [2005]

7. 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]

8. Which one of the following territories was not affected the Revolt of 1857? [2005]

9. Which one of the following revolts was made famous by Bankim Chandra Chatterjee in his novel'Anand Math'?

10. With reference to colonial rule in India, what was sought by the Ilbert Bill in 1883? [2003]

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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