Pre Partition

European nations came to India for?

 A. Aid 

B. Trade  

C. Killing 

East India company established its sway over India for almost _____ years.

A. 300

B. 200

C. 500

East India company was established in 31st December, 1600 with the approval of?

A. Queen Elizabeth 2

B. Elizabeth 1

C. Elizabeth 3

In 1610 and 1611, the established their posts in?

A. Madras

B. Bombay

C. Both ‘a’ and ‘b’

Sind came under the Company’ rule in?

A. 1843

B. 1845

C. 1850

D. 1852

Punjab came under Company’ rule in?

A. 1850

B. 1842

C. 1849

D. 1859

Odh came under Company’s rule in?

A. 1855

B. 1856

C. 1857

D. 1858

War of independence was fought in?

A. 1858

B. 1859

C. 1862

D. 1857

1st Govt. of India act was promulgated in?

A. 1858

B. 1857

C. 1856

D. 1860

Under Govt. India act 1858, administration of India from the company transfer-red to the?

A. Crown

B. Indians

C. None

Governor General called Viceroy, used to work under?

A. Secretary of State

B. King

C. Queen

The post of “Secretary of State” was created under ______ act.

A. 1876

B. 1858

C. 1919

D. 1900

On 1st November, 1858, Governor General _______ read Queen Victoria’s pro-clamation.

A. Curzon

B. Canning

C. Mountbatten

Who was first Governor General of India?

A. Curzon

B. Mayo

C. Canning

D. None

Civil Services were established in

A. 1858

B. 1859

C. 1958

D. 1800

For justice, _________ the court of last resort.

A. Supreme Court


C. British privy Council

Lord Canning was Viceroy From 1858 to?

A. 1863

B. 1862

C. 1865


Lord Canning was a _______ Viceroy.

A. Cruel

B. Good

C. Worst

D. None

Lord Canning was succeeded by?

A. Lord Elgin

B. Lawrence

C. Mayo

_______ imposed taxes and reduced military expenditure.

A. Canning

B. Mount Batten

C. Victoria

D. Elgin