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

1. 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]

2. Who among the following wrote the book Bahubivah?

3. 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]

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

5. Which one of the following statements is not correct? [2003]

6. 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]

7. 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?

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

9. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the Lists: [2008]
List-I (Author) - List-II (Work)
A. Bankimchandra - 1. Shatranj Ke Khilari
B. Dinabandhu Mitra - 2. Debi Chaudhurani
C. Premchand - 3. Nil-Darpan
4. Chandrakanta

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

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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