modern history - 02

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. With reference to Pondicherry (now Puducherry), consider the following statements: [2010]
1. The first European power to occupy Pondicherry were the Portuguese.
2. The second European power to occupy Pondicherry were the French.
3. The English never occupied Pondicherry.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


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


4. 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]


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



6. Who among the following Governor Generals created the Covenanted Civil Service of India which later came to be known as the Indian Civil Service ? [2010]


7. Who among the following wrote the book Bahubivah?


8. Who among the following repealed the Vernacular Press Act? [2005]


9. Which one of the following was the first fort constructed by the British in India? [2007]


10. Which one of the following territories was not affected the Revolt of 1857? [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
Quantitative Aptitude - Test-17
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