History Class 8th

21. Lord Elgin remained Vicroy from 1862 to?

A. 1864

B. 1863

C. 1865

D. 1866

22. Lord Elgin was succeeded by?

A. Canning

B. Mayo

C. Batten

D. Lord Lawrence

23. Lawrence remained Viceroy from 1864 to?

A. 1869

B. 1867

C. 1868

D. 1870

24. Before becoming Viceroy, Lawrence was Chief Commissioner of?

A. Sindh

B. Bombay

C. Punjab

D. None

25. ______ used to give attention to farmers.

A. Lawrence

B. Canning

C. Elgin

26. _________ protected Shrines’ interests.

A. Lawrence

B. Elgin

C. Canning

D. None

27. Lord Mayo remained Viceroy from?

A. 1869 to 1870

B. 1869 to 1872

C. 1869 to 1880

D. 1869 to 1874

28. Who established a college for the sons of Rulers of Princely States?

A. Canning

B. Mayo

C. Batten

D. None

29. Who adopted the policy of centralization in politics?

A. Mayo

B. Canning

C. Elgin

D. Lawrence

30. Lord Mayo gave control to Provinces to raise money for expenditure and to run administration of the provinces, in?

A. 1869

B. 1870

C. 1874

D. None

31. Lord North Brook was Viceroy from 1872 to?

A. 1876

B. 1877

C. 1878

D. 1879

32. Who declared to reduce taxes and put an end to unnecessary laws making?

A. Mayo

B. Canning

C. North Brook

D. None

33. In whose reign, there was a situation of famine in certain parts of Bihar and Bengal?

A. North Brook

B. Mayo

C. Canning

D. None

34. Lyton ruled from 1876 to _____.

A. 1882

B. 1888

C. 1880

D. 1885

35. In _________ reign, it was decided to give jobs in Govt. to Indians.

A. Mayo

B. Lyton

C. Brook

D. Canning

36. “Divide and Rule” policy was adopted by?

A. Mughal

B. Hindus

C. British

D. Americans

37. In subcontinent, the education system was the brain child of?

A. Woods Dispatch

B. Lord Meekalay

C. Both ‘a’ and ‘b’

38. Lord Mayo suggested for improvement in Indian colleges and establishment of new college in _______ ?

A. 1811

B. 1860

C. 1815

D. 1820

39. In 1813, ________ lac rupees were allocated for education of Science and Literature

A. 2

B. 1

C. 4

D. 5

40. In 1818 a Christian Priest established a college in _______ in which Hindus and Muslims were given English education.

A. Madras

B. Bombay

C. Calcutta

D. None