Pre Partition

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

________ established a college in 1824 in Bombay and a school in 1833 in Poona.

A. Mayo

B. Elphinston

C. Canning

In order to resolve the issue over the medium of education, a committee was set up in 1835 under?

A. Lord Meekalay

B. Mayo

C. Woods Dispatch

D. None

Meeklay suggested to invest money in?

A. Science

B. English education

C. Both ‘a’ and ‘b’ 

In 1844, in a resolution it was mentioned that preference would be given in Govt. jobs to those who had know how of ________ education.

A. English

B. Science

C. Both ‘a’ and ‘b’

_______ presented a theory about education known as Woods Dispatch in 1854.

A. Lawrence

B. Sir Charles Wood

C. Mayo

D. None

Who proposed for appointment of Chancellors, Vice Chancellors and Senate in every University?

A. Mayo

B. Charles Wood

C. Canning

D. None

Which Viceroy acted upon the Charles Wood’s proposals?

A. Mayo

B. Lawrence

C. Dalhousie

D. None

Who established Hunter Commission?

A. Lord Ripon

B. Dalhousie

C. Mayo

________ established a Commission on Universities in 1904.

A. Lord Mayo

B. Lord Curzon

C. Hunter

D. None

Under the acts of _______, the responsibility of education transferred to provinces.

A. 1919

B. 1935

C. Both ‘a’ and ‘b’

D. None

______ established Courts in Bombay, Calcutta and Madras.

A. Canning

B. Mayo

C. Lyton

Indians were given representation in Councils in?

A. 1862

B. 1861

C. 1849

D. 1850

______ encouraged local governments and established

A. Mountbatten

B. Victoria

C. Lord Ripon

Factory act was passed in 1881 by?

A. Mayo

B. Lord Ripon

C. Canning

D. None

Children were to work for ______ hours in factories.

A. 8

B. 9

C. 10

D. 7

________ increased income tax and imposed duty on salt.

A. Mayo

B. Canning

C. Lawrence

________ encouraged foreign trad and adopted policy for free trade and re-duced tax on salt.

A. Lord Lyton

B. Mayo

C. Canning

D. Lord Ripon

______ provided loans on low interest rate and established Trade and Com-merce department, and reduced income tax.

A. Curzon

B. Lyton

C. Mayo

In 1854, laid foundation of Public Works Department.

A. Dalhousie

B. Mayo

C. Canning