History Questions For CHSL and RRB NTPC EXAM

Q1. The name of the Act enabling the Hindus converted into Christianity to inherit their ancestral property was
(a) Act XXI, 1850 
(b) Act XXII, 1850
(c) Act XXIII, 1850 
(d) Act XXIV, 1850

Q2. Which one of the following settlements did comprise Zamindar as middleman to collect the land revenue?

(a) Mahalwari settlement
(b) Ryotwari settlement
(c) Permanent settlement
(d) None of the above
Q3. Who was the Governor General of India at the time of Sindh-annexation?
(a) Lord Auckland
(b) Lord Mayo
(c) Lord Dalhousie
(d) Lord Ellenborough
Q4. Identify the districts of Bengal whose revenue administration was transferred to the East India Company for the acquisition of the Nawabship of Bengal by Mir Qasim in 1760
(a) Burdwan, Midnapur and Hoogly
(b) Decca, Chattagaon and Hoogly
(c) Howrah, Midnapur and Hoogly
(d) Murshidabad, Balasore and Chandranagar
Q5. Who among the following was the advisor of Lord Cornwallis in his judicial reforms?
(a) Jonathan Duncan 
(b) Charles Grant
(c) James Grant 
(d) Sir William Jones
Q6. Who was the biographer of A.O. Hume?
(a) V. Chirol 
(b) W. Wedderburn
(c) George Yule 
(d) None of these
Q7.  Among the following viceroys of India in whose time, Indian Penal Code, Civil Procedure Code, and Criminal Code were passed?
(a) Lord Canning 
(b) Lord Mayo
(c) Lord Lytton 
(d) Lord Dufferin
Q8. Who established the first Women’s University of India?
(a) D.K. Karve 
(b) Annie Besant
(c) Ramabai Ranade 
(d) Hirabai Tata
Q9. Who among the following gave call to ‘one religion, one creed and one God’ for mankind?
(a) Jyotiba Phule 
(b) Vivekanand
(c) B.R. Ambedkar 
(d) Sri Narain Guru
Q10. Who was the president of the provisional government formed in Kabul in 1915 by Indians?
(a) Anand Mohan Sahay
(b) Ras Bihari Bose
(c) Shyamji Krishna Verma
(d) Mahendra Pratap
Q11. Devi Chaudharani patronised a historic movement of Bengal. Find out the correct answer among the options given below:
(a) Weavers Movement
(b) Sanyasi Movement
(c) Indigo Growers Movement
(d) Swadeshi Movement
Q12. In which of the following sessions of the Indian National Congress, Subhash Chandra Bose had defeated Pattabhi Sitaramayya in the election of the Congress President?
(a) Haripura Session 1938
(b) Tripura Session 1939
(c) Madras Session 1927
(d) Lahore Session 1929
Q13. The freedom fighter who died in jail due to hunger strike was
(a) Ram Prasad Bismil
(b) Bipin Chandra Pal
(c) Jatin Das
(d) C.R. Das
Q14. Who of the following was not amongst the lawyers to fight the case of Indian National Army in 1946 in the Delhi Red Fort trial?
(a) Bhulabhai Desai
(b) Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru
(c) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
(d) Dr. Kailash Nath Katju
Q15. Name the first recorded Muslim revolutionary who was hanged for India’s independence?
(a) Mohammad Ali
(b) Shaukat Ali
(c) Ashfaque-ullah-Khan
(d) Azizuddin


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