Modern India

1. Between whom was the ‘Treaty of Bassein‘ signed in 1802?
Question Asked : UPPSC (Mains) 2012

(A) English and Bajirao-I
(B) English and Bajirao-II
(C) French and Bajirao-I
(D) Dutch and Bajirao-II

2. The Tomb of Lord Cornwallis is situated at
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2011

(A) Ghazipur
(B) Ballia
(C) Varanasi
(D) Gorakhpur

3. The enforcement of the Public Service was done in
Question Asked : UPPCS (Spl) (Mains) 2004

(A) tenure of Bentinck
(B) tenure of Cornwallis
(C) tenure of Curzon
(D) tenure of Dalhousie

4. Who established the judicial organization in India?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Pre) 1991

(A) Lord Mayo
(B) Lord Cornwallis
(C) Lord Attlee
(D) Lord Curzon

5. Who among the following was prosecuted for impeachment by British Parliament?
Question Asked : UPPSC (GIC) 2010, UPPSC (Mains) 2006

(A) Sir John Shore
(B) Lord Clive
(C) Warren Hastings
(D) Lord Bentinck

6. Which Governor-General was prosecuted for impeachment?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1992

(A) Warren Hastings
(B) Lord Clive
(C) Lord Cornwallis
(D) Lord Wellesley

7. Who among the following abolished ‘Dual Government’ system in Bengal?
Question Asked : 41st BPSC (Pre) 1996, 47th BPSC (Pre) 2005

(A) Robert Clive
(B) Lord Cornwallis
(C) Warren Hastings
(D) None of the above

8. ‘Ring Fence’ policy is associated with
Question Asked : Jharkhand PCS (Pre) 2013

(A) Henry Lawrence
(B) Dalhousie
(C) Warren Hastings
(D) Lord Clive

9. The policy of ‘Security cell’ is related with
Question Asked : UPPCS (Pre) 2006

(A) Warren Hastings
(B) Lord Dalhousie
(C) Henry Lawrence
(D) Lord Hastings

10. At the time of the establishment of Asiatic Society in Calcutta, who was the Governor General of Bengal?
Question Asked : UPPSC (RI) 2014

(A) Lord Cornwallis
(B) Lord Warren Hastings
(C) Lord Wellesley
(D) Lord Bentinck