Impact of British Rule – Exercise – 1

1. Who is the exponent of the theory of economic drain of India during the British rule ?

(a) Dadabhai Naoroji
(b) MN Roy
(c) Jai Prakash Narayan
(d) Ram Manohar Lohiya

Answer
Answer : (a)
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2. The English introduced Ryotwari settlement in :

(a) Bengal Presidency
(b) Madras Presidency
(c) Bombay Presidency
(d) Madras and Bombay Presidency

Answer
Answer : (d)
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3. Who was associated with Ryotwari settlement of Madras ?

(a) Malcom
(b) Metcalfe
(c) Munro
(d) Elphinstone

Answer
Answer : (c)
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4. Who among the following Indian freedom fighters made an attempt to estimate the per capital income of India ?

(a) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(b) Feroz Shah Mehta
(c) Surendranath Banerjee
(d) Dadabhai Naoroji

Answer
Answer : (b)
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5. Who among the following has started the Public Works Department in India in 1848 ?

(a) Lord William Bentinck
(b) Lord Dalhousie
(c) Lord Wellesley
(d) Lord Cornwallis

Answer
Answer : (b)
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