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  1. Which one of the following books is the official History of Revolt of 1857?
    1. Theories of Indian Mutiny
    2. Eighteen Fifty Seven
    3. The Sepoy Muting and the Revolt of 1857
    4. None of these
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    The book Eighteen Fifty Seven is the official history of revolt of 1857. Eighteen Fifty Seven was written by well known Indian historian Dr. Surendra Nath Sen, with a foreword by Abdul Kalam Azad. Published on may 1957 by the publication division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.

    Correct Option: B

    The book Eighteen Fifty Seven is the official history of revolt of 1857. Eighteen Fifty Seven was written by well known Indian historian Dr. Surendra Nath Sen, with a foreword by Abdul Kalam Azad. Published on may 1957 by the publication division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.

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  1. Which one of the following is known as Mother of Indian Revolutionaries?
    1. Annie Besant
    2. Sarojini Naidu
    3. Madam Cama
    4. Usha Mehta
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    Madam Cama is known as Mother of Indian revolutionaries. Bhikaji Cama is also known as Madam Cama and is considered as the mother of Indian revolution because of her contributions to Indian freedom struggle. Madam Cama holds an important place in the annals of Indian freedom movement. Her name symbolised courage, integrity and perseverance.

    Correct Option: C

    Madam Cama is known as Mother of Indian revolutionaries. Bhikaji Cama is also known as Madam Cama and is considered as the mother of Indian revolution because of her contributions to Indian freedom struggle. Madam Cama holds an important place in the annals of Indian freedom movement. Her name symbolised courage, integrity and perseverance.

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  1. Who was the propounder of the Drain Theory in India?
    1. R.C. Dutta
    2. Henry Cotton
    3. S.N. Banerjee
    4. Dadabhai Naoroji
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    The early nationalists, led by Dadabhai Naoroji, R.C. Dutt, Dinshaw Wacha and others, carefully, analysed the political economy of British rule in India, and put forward the "Drain Theory" to explain British exploitation of India.

    Correct Option: D

    The early nationalists, led by Dadabhai Naoroji, R.C. Dutt, Dinshaw Wacha and others, carefully, analysed the political economy of British rule in India, and put forward the "Drain Theory" to explain British exploitation of India.

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  1. J.E.D. Bethune was closely associated with
    1. Abolition of Pardah system
    2. Female education
    3. Widow remarraige
    4. Abolition of slavery
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    The Bethune School, founded in Calcutta was the first fruit of the powerful movement of women's education that arose in the 1840s and 1850s.

    Correct Option: B

    The Bethune School, founded in Calcutta was the first fruit of the powerful movement of women's education that arose in the 1840s and 1850s.

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  1. Who influenced Mahadev Govind Ranade to astablish Prathana Samaj in Bombay?
    1. Raja Ram Mohan Roy
    2. Devendra Nath Tagore
    3. Keshav Chandra Sen
    4. Tek Chand Mitra
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    Keshav Chandra Sen ifluenced Mahadev Govind Ranade to establish Prarthana Samaj.

    Correct Option: C

    Keshav Chandra Sen ifluenced Mahadev Govind Ranade to establish Prarthana Samaj.

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