The Asiatic Society was established in Calcutta by

A). Raja Ram Moham Roy

B). Warren Hastings

C). Sir William Jones

D). T.B Macaulay


Brahmo Samaj mainly insisted upon

A). Abolition of Satti

B). Child Marriage

C). Monotheism

D). Reintroduction of converted Hindus


Al Hilal weekly was started by

A). Abul Kalam Azad

B). Nehru

C). Iqbal

D). Gandhi


Which of the following Indian states was annexed by Lord Dalhousie on the pretext of maladministration?

A). Nagpur

B). Oudh

C). Hyderabad Deccan

D). None of these


The introduction of cooperative credit societies in India was first suggested in report of 1892 to the Government of Madras by

A). Anthony McDonald

B). George Padison

C). Maclegan

D). Nicholson


Who among early nationalists worked in England to mobilize public opinion in favor of the Indian national movement

A). Dadabhai Naoroji

B). Gokhley

C). Quaid-e-Azam

D). Iqbal


The governor general of Fort William became the governor general of India under the charter Act of

A). 1781

B). 1870

C). 1830

D). 1833


Sir Charles Wood dispatch of 1854 dealt primarily with

A). Economic reforms

B). Educational reforms

C). Administrative reforms

D). Social reforms


The Non Cooperation Movement was launched by

A). Jawaharlal Nehru

B). Mahatma Gandhi

C). Dadabhai Naoroji

D). Quaid-e-Azam


The main purpose of Home Rule Movement was

A). to harass British

B). to attain self-government within British Empire

C). to attain self-government and turn out British

D). None of these