History-Eighteenth Century Political Formation (NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 5 - 8 of 8

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Question number: 5

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Question

When was the land enclosed for food production in England?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

20th

b.

18th

c.

16th

d.

17th

Question number: 6

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

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Match the following
List-Ⅰ (List Of Founders) List-Ⅱ (Establishments)

(A)

William Carey

(i)

Founded the Asiatic Society of Bengal

(B)

James Mill

(ii)

Surveyed the progress of education in vernacular schools

(C)

William Adam

(iii)

Established the Serampore Mission

(D)

William Jones

(iv)

Criticized the orientalists

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)
a.
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
b.
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
c.
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
d.
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

Question number: 7

» History » Eighteenth Century Political Formation

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Why was the Delhi Durbar organized in 1877 with pomp and show?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The British wanted to threaten the people by displaying their army strength

b.

The Viceroy wanted to display the wealth and prosperity of India

c.

The British wanted to replace the Mughal emperor from the minds of the people as their rulers

d.

The Viceroy wanted to appease Queen Victoria

Question number: 8

» History » Eighteenth Century Political Formation

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Which of the following statements regarding the Act of 1858 is incorrect?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The British Crown became the direct ruler of India

b.

The Governor-General was given the title of the Viceroy

c.

A Secretary of State for India was appointed with an India Council to advice

d.

The English East India Company continued to enjoy trading monopolies in India

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