Education and The Colonial Rule Objective Type Questions & Answers

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Education and The Colonial Rule Objective Type Questions & Answers

Question 1: Choose the correct option.

(a) The first Indian Women’s University was started in 1916 by…………

i. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
ii. Raja Rammohan Roy
iii. Maharashi Karve
iv. Swami Dayanand Saraswati

(b) Prof. A.G. Widgery was the Chairman of the…………….

i. Hunter Commission
ii. Baroda University Commission
iii. Sadler Commission
iv. Calcutta University Commission

(c) In 1792,……………….set up a Sanskrit College at Varanasi.

i. Jonathan Duncan
ii. James Mill
iii. Warren Hastings
iv. Sir Charles Wood

(d) All-India National Education Conference was convened at………..

i. Chennai
ii. Kolkata
iii. Mumbai
iv. Wardha

Question 2: Fill in the blanks:

(a) Jonathan Duncan set up a Sanskrit College in Varanasi to encourage the study of Sanskrit texts.
(b) Raja Rammohan Roy founded the Vedanta College.
(c) The power of administration transferred to the British Crown in 1858.
(d) Sir William Jones set up the Asiatic Society of Bengal.
(e) Due to the efforts of Charles Grant a beginning of English education was made in 1813.
(f) Warren Hastings started the Calcutta Madrasa.
(g) Mahatma Gandhi coceptualised Nai Talim.

Question 3: Match the columns:

Column AColumn B
a. Annie Besanti. Lord William Bentick
b. Fort William Collegeii. The Orientalist
c. The English Education Actiii. 1800
d. Rabindranath Tagoreiv. Central Hindu School for Boys
e. Henry Thomas Colebrookev. Shantiniketan
Answer: a-iv, b-iii, c-i, d-v, e-ii

So, these were the Questions & Answers.