According to the Government of India Act of 1935, India had been divided into__ provinces

A). 7

B). 11

C). 15

D). 18


To encourage British investment in India, Lord Dalhousie

A). Introduced railways and telegraphs

B). Patronized agriculture

C). Encouraged Industries

D). None of these


The Strategy of Divide & Rule was adopted by

A). Lord Curzon

B). Lord Minto

C). Lord Canning

D). Lord Wellesley


Who first voiced the idea of a separate Muslim state in India

A). M A Jinnah

B). Allama Iqbal

C). Sir Syed Ahmed Khan

D). None of these


The Cripps Mission visited India in

A). 1927

B). 1939

C). 1942

D). 1947


The most important feature of the Government of India Act of 1919 was the introduction of

A). Provincial Autonomy

B). Diarchy

C). Adult Franchise

D). Separate electorate


Delhi became capital of India in

A). 1910

B). 1911

C). 1916

D). 1923


The Vernacular Press Act was passed by

A). Lord Curzon

B). Lord Lytton

C). Acharya Kirplani

D). None of these


The Ilbert Bill controversy during Lord Lytton’s time related to the concept of

A). Judicial equality

B). Political representation

C). Economic Justice

D). Revenue allocation


Swaraj Party was formed in

A). 1929

B). 1930

C). 1923

D). 1940