History

Indian and World History – History is an important topic for all competitive examinations. Under which India and the world study events or events related to it so far. Examples of ancient world history, history of the modern world, the history of ancient India, history of medieval India, history of modern India, etc. have been given here.

1. The Montagu-Chelmsford Report formed the basis of
Question Asked : Jharkhand PCS (Pre) 2011, 53rd to 55th BPSC (Pre) 2011

(A) the Indian Councils Act, 1909
(B) the Government of India Act, 1919
(C) the Government of India Act, 1935
(D) the Indian Independence Act, 1947

2. The declaration of reforms on August 20, 1917 is known as
Question Asked : Chhattisgarh PCS (Pre) 2011

(A) Montagu Declaration
(B) Morely Declaration
(C) Minto Declaration
(D) Chelmsford Declaration

3. The most short-lived of all of Britain’s constitutional experiments in India was
Question Asked : IAS (Pre) 1999

(A) The Indian Council Act of 1861
(B) Indian Council Act of 1892
(C) Indian Council Act of 1909
(D) Government of India Act of 1919

4. When were High Courts established in Bombay, Madras and Calcutta?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Pre) 2013, UPUDA/LDA (Spl) (Pre) 2010

(A) 1861
(B) 1851
(C) 1871
(D) 1881

5. To control the media in India, ‘Acts’ were passed in
Question Asked : 56th to 59th BPSC (Pre) 2015

(A) 1835, 1867, 1878, 1908
(B) 1854, 1864, 1872, 1910
(C) 1854, 1872, 1908, 1910
(D) 1867, 1908, 1910, 1919

6. Which of the following act empowered Indian legislative assembly to make discussions on a budget?
Question Asked : UPUDA/LDA (Pre) 2002

(A) Indian Councils Act, 1861
(B) Indian Councils Act, 1892
(C) Indian Council Act, 1909
(D) India Administration Act, 1919

7. Which one of the following Acts empowered the Governor General of India to issue Ordinances
Question Asked : UPUDA/LDA (Pre) 2001, UPPCS (Pre) 1997

(A) Charter Act of 1833
(B) Indian Councils Act of 1861
(C) Indian Councils Act of 1892
(D) Indian Councils Act of 1909

8. Which of the following Acts transferred the Government of India from East India Company to the Crown?
Question Asked : UPPSC (GIC) 2010, UPPCS (Mains) 2007

(A) Charter Act, 1833
(B) Charter Act, 1853
(C) The Government of India Act, 1858
(D) Indian Councils Act, 1861

9. British East India Company lost the monopoly of Tea trade by
Question Asked : UPPCS (Pre) 2015

(A) The Charter Act of 1793
(B) The Charter Act of l813
(C) The Charter Act of l833
(D) The Charter Act of l853

10. Under which Act, Board of control was established
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2015

(A) Regulating Act, 1773
(B) Settlement Act, 1781
(C) Charter Act, 1813
(D) Pitt’s India Act, 1784