Wednesday, 3 October 2018

Governors General and Viceroys of British India -1

1.Who was the Viceroy when General Election was held in all the provinces of the British India in 1937?
(a)Mountbatten (b) Linlithgo
(c) Wavell (d) Chelmsford
Answer: (b)

2.In World War One this person was wounded in the Battle of Ypres in 1915 and lost an eye. Later he became Viceroy of India. His name is:
(a)Mountbatten (b) Curzon
(c) Wellington (d) Wavell
Answer: (d)

3.The Viceroy who had been the Commander in Chief of the Indian Army:
(a)Linlithgo (b) Wavell
(c) Mountbatten (d) Irwin
Answer: (b)

4.The Viceroy who was later killed by a bomb planed in his boat by the Provisional IRA at Mullaghmore, County Sligo, Ireland in 1979:
(a)Irwin (b) Wavell
(c) Wellington (d) Mountbatten
Answer: (d)

5.Mountbatten stepped down from the position of Governor General of Independent India in:
(a)1948 (b) 1947
(c) 1949 (d) 1950
Answer: (a)

6.The Governor General who had lost his left hand in the Napoleonic wars:
(a)Warren Hastings (b) Hardinge I
(c) William Bentick (d) Wellesley
Answer: (b)

7.The Viceroy who  believed in free trade and abolished all export duties except those on rice, oil, indigo and lac:
(a)Northbrook (b) Dufferin
(c) Mayo (d) Lytton
Answer: (a)

8.The Viceroy who inaugurated a new province known as the North West Frontier:
(a)Dufferin (b) Rippon
(c) Curzon (d) Hardinge II
Answer: (c)

9.The college established by the British at Ajmer was named after the Viceroy:
(a)Mayo (b) Rippon
(c) Curzon (d) Dalhousie
Answer: (a)

10.Who suppressed the mutiny of Wahabis:
(a)Canning (b) Mayo
(c) Elgin I (d) Dufferin
Answer: (c)

11.Who was the Viceroy when Prince of Wales visited India in 1921?
(a)Handinge II (b) Reading
(c) Linlithgo (d) Chelmsford
Answer: (b)
12.Who was the Viceroy when Queen Victoria passed away?
(a) Rippon (b) Dufferin
(c) Hardinge II (d) Curzon
Answer: (d)

13.The Viceroy who was resigned after the Afghan issue in 1876:
(a)Dufferin (b) Northbrook
(c) Curzon (d) Canning
Answer: (b)

14.Who was the Viceroy when Edward VII was declared as the emperor of India?
(a)Curzon (b) Rippon
(c) Hardinge II (d) Minto II
Answer: (a)

15.Who was the Governor General when the first telegraph line was established between Kolkata and Agra?
(a)Canning (b) Minto
(c) Dalhousie (d) William Bentick
Answer: (c)

16.Who was the Governor General when the first railway line was established between Bombay and Thane?
(a)William Bentick (b) Curzon
(c) Dufferin (d) Dalhousie
Answer: (d)

17.Name the Governor General who is called the “Maker of Modern India”:
(a)Canning (b) William Bentick
(c) Dalhousie (d) Curzon
Answer: (c)

18.Who was the Governor General during the Sepoy Mutiny?
(a)Canning (b) Dalhousie
(c) Dufferin (d) Minto I
Answer: (a)

19.Who was the Governor General when the Universities of Kolkata, Bombay and Madras were established?
(a)Dufferin (b) Hastings
(c) Canning (d) Mayo
Answer: (c)

20.The Viceroy when Vernacular Press Act was introduced?
(a)Lytton (b) Ripon
(c) Dufferin (d) Curzon
Answer: (a)

21.Who repealed the Vernacular Press Act?
(a)Dufferin (b) Mayo
(c) Ripon (d) Hardinge I
Answer: (c)

22.Who was the Viceroy when Queen Victoria was declared as the Empress of India in 1877?
(a) Lytton (b) Dufferin
(c)  Canning (d) Reading
Answer: (a)

23.The Viceroy of India during the Delhi Durbar of 1877:
(a)Wellesley (b) Lytton
(c) Dufferin (d) Curzon
Answer: (b)

24.Name the Governor General who was called ‘Akbar of British India’?
(a)Wellesley (b) Curzon
(c) William Bentick (d) Dufferin
Answer: (a)

25.Who was the Viceroy when Indian National Congress was formed in 1885?
(a)Dufferin (b) Reading
(c) Mayo (d) Curzon
Answer: (a)
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