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GK Quiz on British Acts before 1857

29-MAR-2016 13:00

    Dear students, Jagran josh is presenting you a modern history quiz of 10 MCQs based on British Act before 1857. These questions are made on this particular topic so that you can come to know that what kind of questions can be made on this particular topic.  So attempt this quiz and prepare yourself for the upcoming exams.

    1. Which of the following act led to the introduction of dual system of government in India?

    (a) Pitt’s India Act, AD 1784

    (b) The Regulating Act, AD 1773

    (c) Charter Act, 1793 AD

    (d) Charter Act, 1813 AD

    2. Which of the following Act, ensured the establishment of the supreme court in India?

    (a) Pitt’s India Act, AD 1784

    (b) The Regulating Act, AD 1773

    (c) Charter Act, 1793 AD

    (d) Charter Act, 1813 AD

    3. Which of the Act made the governor of Bengal as Governor General of India?

    (a) Pitt’s India Act, AD 1784

    (b) The charter Act, 1813 AD

    (c) Charter Act, 1793 AD

    (d) The Regulating Act, AD 1773

    4. Which of the following statement is not correct?

    (a) The Regulating Act, AD 1773 was the first step to regulate the affairs of the company.

    (b) Lord William Bentinck was the first governor general of India.

    (c) Pitt’s India Act, AD 1784, established the dual system of governance in India

    (d) All of the above are wrong.

    5. Which of the following charter act ended the monopoly of trade of east India Company with china and sea route also?

    (a) Pitt’s India Act, AD 1784

    (b) The charter Act, 1813 AD

    (c) Charter Act, 1833 AD

    (d) The Regulating Act, AD 1773

    6. Who was Lord Morley?

    (a) Secretary of the state

    (b) Viceroy of India

    (c) Governor General of India

    (d) None of the above

    7. Which of the following statement is not correct?

    (a) Morley – Minto reforms introduced the separate electorate for Muslims in India.

    (b)  Government of India act -1858 made the Governor General of India is called the Viceroy.

    (c) The post of secretary of the state was created under the Government of India act -1858.

    (d) The recruitment for the civil services began on the basis of charter act of 1833.

    8. Which of the following Government of India Act introduced the diarchy system in the provinces of India?

    (a)  Government of India Act, 1909

    (b) Government of India Act, 1919

    (c) Government of India Act, 1935

    (d) None of these

    9. Which of the following act of India ensured the partition of India?

    (a) Government of India Act, 1909

    (b) Government of India Act, 1919

    (c) Government of India Act, 1935

    (d) None of these

    10. Which of the following is not the part of Government of India Act, 1935

    (a) This act provided for setting up of the federation of India comprising British Indian provinces.

    (b) Diarchy in the provinces was replaced by provincial autonomy.

    (c) The post of Indian council of secretary of state for India made permanent.

    (d) The diarchy was introduced at the centre.

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    a

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    b

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    d

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    d

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    c

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    a

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    9

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    10

    c

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