British India Test -16

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Questions 1 of 20

Question:Where is the Fort William situated?

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In Calcutta

Bombay

Madras

Surat

Questions 2 of 20

Question:Where did the Nabab of Begal Siraj-ud-Daulha held British prisoners of wars after capture in 1756?

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The Black Hole of Calcutta.

Gas Chamber of Calcutta

Andman Jail

Black Hole of Madras

Questions 3 of 20

Question:Where is the Black Hole of Calcutta situated?

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In the Fort William Calcutta

Red Fort of Delhi

In the Fort Clive Calcutta

None of these

Questions 4 of 20

Question:In 1756, Nabab of Begal Siraj-ud-Daulha , attacked the Fort William , temporarily conquered the city, and changed its name. What was the new name?

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Alinagar

Siraj Nagar

Siraj Fort

Aalambir

Questions 5 of 20

Question:One of the prisoners, in the Black Hole of Calcutta claimed that following the fall of the fort, British and Anglo-Indian soldiers and civilians were held overnight in conditions so cramped that many died from suffocation, heat exhaustion and crushing. He claimed that 123 prisoners died out of 146 held. Who was this prisoner?

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John Zephaniah Holwell

Robert Clive

Major Hector Munro

Lord Mayo

Questions 6 of 20

Question:When did the Nizam, the Marathas and the English make an alliance against Hyder Ali?

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In the year 1770

In the year 1776

In the year 1779

In the year 1766

Questions 7 of 20

Question:The First Anglo-Mysore war was fought between:

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Sultanate of Mysore and British East India Company.

Sultanate of Mysore and French East India Company.

French East India Company and Siraj-ud-Doula

French East IndiaCompany and British East India Company

Questions 8 of 20

Question:Against whom did the Nizam, the Marathas and the English make an alliance in 1767?

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Hyder Ali

Mir Quasim

Shah Alam II

Siraj-ud-Daula

Questions 9 of 20

Question:Who was defeated in the First Anglo-Mysore war?

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British

Hyder Ali

Nizam

Maratha

Questions 10 of 20

Question:The Regulating Act was passed in

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1773

1773

1785

1793

Questions 11 of 20

Question:Quit India Movement was adopted by the Indian National Congress at

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Bombay

Ahmedabad

Pune

Calcutta

Questions 12 of 20

Question:The first country to establish trade relations with India was

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Holland

Portugal

France

England

Questions 13 of 20

Question:Out of the following Viceroys of India in whose time, Indian Penal Code, Civil Procedure Code and Criminal procedure Code were passed?

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Lord Canning

Lord Mayo

Lord Lytton

Lord Dufferin

Questions 14 of 20

Question:Morley-Minto Reforms Bill was passed in

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1905

1909

192

1911

Questions 15 of 20

Question:Avadh was annexed to British Empire in India by

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policy of subsidiary alliance

doctrine of lapse

by declaring the State as malad-ministered

by waging war

Questions 16 of 20

Question:Which session of the Indian National Congress approved 'Gandhi-Irwin Pact'?

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Karachi Session

Lahore Session

Calcutta Session

Tripura Session

Questions 17 of 20

Question:Where did Britishers establish their first trade centre?

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Calcutta

Surat

Bombay

Karnatak

Questions 18 of 20

Question:Under which Viceroy's tenure Indian National Congress was formed?

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Lord Dufferin

Lord Ripon

Lord Lansdowne

Lord Curzon

Questions 19 of 20

Question:The statement of Mahatma Gandhi that it was 'a post-dated cheque' was related to-

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The Simon Commission

The Cripps Mission

The Cabinet Mission

The Young-Husband's Mission

Questions 20 of 20

Question:When did separate electorate system was established for Muslims?

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1908

1909

191

1911