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GK Quiz on Modern History: Establishment of British Paramouncy in India

29-MAR-2016 13:06

    Dear students, Jagran josh is presenting you a modern history quiz of 10 MCQs based on Establishment of British Paramouncy in India. 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. The Battle of Buxar fought between……….

    (a) The English, the Nawab of Bengal and the French

    (b) Mir Kasim, the Nawab of Bengal, Nawab of Oudh and Shah Alam II, The Mughal Emperor

    (c) Akbar II, the Nawab of Bengal and Nawab of Oudh

    (d)  Akbar II, the Nawab of Bengal and the Marathas

    2. Who introduced the Subsidiary Alliance System in India?

    (a) Lord Dalhousie

    (b) Lord Ripan

    (c) Lord Wellesley

    (d) None of these

    3. When was the battle of Buxar fought?

    (a) October 1764

    (b) October 1754

    (c) Sept. 1564

    (d) Jan. 1824

    4. Which of the following statement is not true about “Doctrine of Lapse”?

    (a) It was started by Lord Dalhousie.

    (b) It was in operations between 1848 and 1856.

    (c) Nagpur was the first state annexed under this rule.

    (d) Satara, jaipur, Jhansi and Nagpur states were annexed under this rule.

    5. Which of the following war decided the English as the ultimate rulers of India?

    (a) Revolt of 1857

    (b) Battle of Buxar

    (c) Third Battle of Panipat

    (d) First battle of Mysore

    6. The treaty of Allahabad took place between………..

    (a) Shuja-ud-daulah. Robert Clive and Shah Alam II

    (b) Shuja-ud-daulah, Mir jafar and Shah Alam II

    (c) Shuja-ud-daulah , Wajid Ali Shah and Shah Alam II

    (d) None of the Above

    7. What was the policy of “doctrine of lapse”?

    (a) States were allowed to adopt son as an heir.

    (b)  States were not allowed to adopt son as an heir.

    (c) According to this system, every ruler in India had to accept to pay a subsidy to the British for the maintenance of British army.

    (d) None of these

    8. Which state was the first victim of “The Subsidiary Alliance System”?

    (a) Satara

    (b) Mysore

    (c) Hyderabad

    (d) Awadh

    9. Which of the following state was not the victim of “The Subsidiary Alliance System”?

    (a) Mysore

    (b) Satara

    (c) Awadh

    (d) Hyderabad

    10.  What is the correct order (first to last) of states annexed under the policy of “Doctrine of Lapse”?

    (a) Satara > Jaipur > Sambhalpur> Bahat

    (b) Jaipur > Satara > Sambhalpur> Bahat

    (c) Bahat >Satara > Jaipur > Sambhalpur>

    (d) Satara > Jaipur > Bahat> Sambhalpur>

    Questions

    Answers

    1

    b

    2

    c

    3

    a

    4

    c

    5

    b

    6

    a

    7

    b

    8

    c

    9

    b

    10

    a

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