The Great Uprising of 1857 Objective Type Questions & Answers

The Great Uprising of 1857 Objective Type Questions & Answers

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In one of my previous posts, I have shared Objective Type Questions & Answers of Traces of Modern Indian History and Beginning of Colonial Rule in India so, you can check these posts as well.

The Great Uprising of 1857 Objective Type Questions & Answers

Question 1: Fill in the blanks:

(a) In September 1857, the British troops led by Sir John Nicholson succeeded in restoring Delhi.
(b) The British government decided to replace the old fashioned musket by new Enfield Rifle.
(c) Maulvi Ahmadullah of Faizabad was one of the acknowledged leaders in Awadh.
(d) A sepoy named Mangal Pandey at Barrackpur refused to use the new rifle.
(e) Sir Henry Lawrence died while defending the Residency.
(f) The first major outbreak that led to the Great uprising of 1857 occurred at Meerut.
(g) Lord Canning was the Governor-General during the time of the uprising.

Question 2: Choose the correct option:

(a) In Jhansi, the uprising was bravely led by…………..

i. Begum Hazarat Mahal
ii. Rani Lakshmibai
iii. Kunwar Singh
iv. Nawab Wajid Ali Shah

(b) The Widow Remarriage Act was passed by………..

i. Lord Canning
ii. Lord Wellesley
iii. Warren Hastings
iv. Lord Dalhousie

The Great Uprising of 1857 Objective Type Questions & Answers

(c) By the end of…………., the British regained their control over the country.

i. 1857
ii. 1859
iii. 1862
iv. 1858

(d) …………………., young son of Begum Hazrat Mahal was proclaimed as the new Nawab.

i. Birjis Qadr
ii. Nawab Wajid Ali Shah
iii. Azimullah
iv. Bahadur Shah Zafar

(e) Bakht Khan was a soldier from……………..and also a key military leader of the rebellion.

i. Faizabad
ii. Jhansi
iii. Bareilly
iv. Gwalior

Question 3: Match the columns

Column AColumn B
i. Sir Hugh Rosea. Nepal
ii. Sir Colin Campbell  b. Jhansi
iii. Nana Sahebc. Arrah
iv. Kunwar Singhd. Lucknow
Answer: i-b, ii-a, iii-d, iv-c

Question 4: Answer the following:

(a) Laxmibai fought for this city – Jhansi
(b) The last city to be annexed by the British – Awadh
(c) The city of Begum Hazrat Mahal – Lucknow
(d) He declared that after Bahadur Shah his family would move out of the Red fort – Dalhousie
(e) The united rebellion by the soldiers – mutiny
(f) This Peshwa adopted Nana sahib – Bajirao
(g) He was hanged for disobeying the British – Mangal Pandey
(h) Nana Saheb expelled the British from this city – Kanpur
(i) The second name of Tatya – Tope

So, these were The Great Uprising of 1857 Objective Type Questions & Answers.

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