VELLORE MUTINY – 1806

I. Choose the correct answer 1. The Vellore mutiny took place in the year a) 1806 b) 1807 c) 1808 2. The Sepoys were influenced by ____________ a) English officers b) Tipus family c) Robert cline 3. The Governor of Read more

THE NAYAK RULE IN TAMIL COUNTRY

I. Choose the correct answer 1. Poligar system was introduced by ____________ a) Viswanath Nayak b) Rani mangammal c) Ragunatha Nayak Ans : a) Viswanath Nayak 2. Tower of Arunachaleswara temple was completed by ____________ a) Thirumalai Nayak b) Achutappa Read more

THE GREAT REVOLT OF 1857

I. Choose the correct answer 1. The Great Revolt of 1857 took place during the period of Lord________. a) Bentinck      b) Dalhousie    c) canning Ans : c) Canning 2. The Sepoy mutiny first broke out in ______________ a) Read more

ADVENT OF THE EUROPEANS

I. Choose the correct answer:- 1. The great _____ trading centre was captured by ottoman Turks in 1453 A.D a) Afghanistan                         b) Constantinople       c) Baluchistan 2. ______ was the first viceroy of the Portuguese possessions in India. a) Read more

RISE OF THE MARATHAS

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. The tutor of Shivaji was Deelaji Khonda dev a) Dadaji Khonda dev               b) Shahji Bohnsh        c) Baji Rao 2. Shivaji had a council of 8 ministers called “Ashtapradhan”. a) 7                               b) Read more

THE GREAT MUGHALS

I. Choose the correct answer:- 1. The first Battle of Panipat was fought in A.D 1526 a) 1536            b) 1526            c) 1506 2. Shershah has been called as the “Fore – runner of Akbar. a) Akbar         b) Humayun Read more