09: Quiz on modern history of india

1)Immediate cause of 1857 Revolt
a)British atrocity of women
b)Introduction of Enfield rifle
c)Indian soldiers travelling across sea
d)None of the above

2)The Revolt of 1857 started in
a)Delhi
b)Jaipur
c)Kanpur
d)Meerut

3)Who was the author of the book “eighteen fifty seven”
a)S.N.Sen
b)Nawab Rao
c)V.D.Savarkar
d)None of the above

4)Who was the governor of Bombay during the revolt of 1857?
a)Wheeler
b)Nicholson
c)Elphinstone
d)None of the above

5)To which country Vascodegama belongs?
a)Italy
b)China
c)England
d)Portugal

6)What is the name of the fort established by English in Madras?
a)St.George fort
b)Fort William
c)Fort Francis
d)None of the above

7)Battle Of Plassey took place in
a)1734
b)1745
c)1757
d)1767

8)Who introduced Doctrine of Lapse
a)Lord Curzon
b)Lord Mayo
c)Lord Dalhousie
d)none of the above

9)Battle of Buxar took place in the year
a)1760
b)1762
c)1770
d)1764

10)The first fort established by Portuguese at
a)Cochin
b)Machilipatnam
c)Goa
d)None of the above

11)In which year Dutch landed in India
a)1603
b)1605
c)1610
d)N0ne of the above

12)Europeans who landed first in India and went last from India
A)France
b)Dutch
c)Portuguese
d)None of the above

13)The first Anglo-Mysore war took place in
a)1758
b)1755
c)1765
d)1764

14)who is known as” Tiger Of Mysore”
a)Tipu Sultan
B)Sher Khan
c)Hyder Ali
d)Abdullh

15)Madras Presidency came into being in the year
a)1808
b)1803
c)1801
d)None of the above