Traces of Modern Indian History Objective Type Questions & Answers

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Traces of Modern Indian History Objective Type Questions & Answers

Question 1: Fill in the blanks:

(a) Mr. William Lambton and Sir George Everest gathered data of Indian terrain.
(b) The subjugated country is a colony whereas the country that rules is called imperialist country.
(c) Bengal Gazette was the first newspaper in India.
(d) During the modern period in India, the introduction of printing press gave an impetus to the production of books and newspaper.
(e) The India Office Records are administered by the British Library.
(f) Henry Walter conducted the first complete census of an Indian city in Dhaka.
(g) The Gateway of India was built by the British to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Mumbai in December 1911.
(h) Poverty and Un-British Rule in India was written by Dada Bhai Naoroji.

Question 2: Match the columns

Column AColumn B
i. Toward Freedoma. Mahatma Gandhi
ii. A History of British Indiab. Sir George Everest
iii. The story of My Experiments with Truthc. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar
iv. The British Surveyor general of Indiad. James Mill
v. Waiting For A Visae. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
Answer: i-e, ii-d, iii-a, iv-b, v-c

Traces of Modern Indian History Objective Type Questions & Answers

Question 3: Choose the correct option:

(a) The National Archives of India are located at…………..

i. Bombay
ii. New Delhi
iii. London
iv. Kolkata

(b) ………………… divided the modern history into three periods namely, Hindu, Muslim and British.

i. Indira Gandhi
ii. John Stuart Hill
iii. James Mill
iv. James Hicky

(c) ……………… Kesari in Marathi played a great role in moulding the public opinion during the freedom struggle.

i. Mahatma Gandhi’s
ii. Indira Gandhi’s
iii. Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s
iv. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar’s

(d) The Industrial revolution occurred in……………..led to the growth in the industrial production.

i. India
ii. England
iii. Japan
iv. Dhaka

Question 4: Write true or false. Correct the false statement and rewrite:

(a) The country that rules the subjected country is called the imperialist country – True

(b) The Story of My Experiments with Truth is the autobiography of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar – False
Correct Statement: The Story of My Experiments with Truth is the autobiography of Mahatma Gandhi.

(c) Paintings are valuable source of history as they help to corroborate evidence gleaned from other sources – True

(d) Films are a written source of history – False
Correct Statement: Films are a source of oral history.

Question 5: Match the columns

Column AColumn B
i. James Milla. Kesari
ii. Dadabhai Naoroji   b. conducted the first complete census of an Indian city in Dhaka
iii. Bal GangadharTilakc. divided Indian history into three periods namely, Hindu, Muslim and British.
iv. Henry Walterd. wrote the book ‘Poverty and Un-British Rule in India’
Answer: i-c, ii-d, iii-a, iv-b

So, these were Traces of Modern Indian History Objective Type Questions & Answers.