Question:

Under which one of the following systems of assessment, the British Government collected revenue directly from the farmers?

Options:
A.Zamindari
B.Ryotwari
C.Annawari
D.Desaiwari
E.None of these
Answer: Option B

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Question 1.

Who among the following Indian freedom fighters made an attempt to estimate the per capita income of India?

Options:
  1.    Gopal Krishna Gokhle
  2.    Feroz Shah Mehta
  3.    Surendrnath Banerjee
  4.    Dadabhai Naoroji
  5.    None of these
Answer: Option D
Question 2.

Indian Factory Act was promulgated in:

Options:
  1.    1861
  2.    1881
  3.    1887
  4.    1898
  5.    None of these
Answer: Option B
Question 3.

The main grievance of the peasants in the Champaran Satyagraha (1917) was regarding the?

Options:
  1.    Abwabs on illegal taxes
  2.    Oppression of the landlords
  3.    Tinkathiya systems
  4.    Land revenue demands
  5.    None of these
Answer: Option C
Question 4.

Who among the following has started the Public Works Department in India in 1848?

Options:
  1.    Lord William Bentick
  2.    Lord Dalhousie
  3.    Lord Wellesly
  4.    Lord Cornwallis
  5.    None of these
Answer: Option B
Question 5.

In which of the following years was the first Railway line between Bombay and Thane laid?

Options:
  1.    1853
  2.    1854
  3.    1856
  4.    1858
  5.    None of these
Answer: Option A
Question 6.

The cause of decline of textile industries in the 18th century in Bengal was?

Options:
  1.    decline in quality of production
  2.    non-availability of raw material
  3.    high tariff rates on exports to Britain
  4.    non-availability of craftsmen
  5.    None of these
Answer: Option C