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1. The Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental College of Aligarh was founded by –
a) Md. Ali Jinnah      b) Mohammad Ali
c) Shaukat Ali          d) Sir Syed Ahmed Khan
Ans: D

2. The Arya Samaj was founded by-
a) Swami Dayananda Saraswati     b) Swami Vivekananda
c) Keshav Chandra Sen                  d) Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
Ans: A

3. Which of the following reform movements was the first to be started in the 19 th century?
a) Prarthana Samaj   b) Brahmo Samaj
c) Arya Samaj           d) Ram Krishna Mission
Ans: B

4. Which religious reformer of Western India was known as ‘Lokhitwadi’?
a) Gopal Hari Deshmukh           b) R.B. Bhandarkar
c) Mahadev Govind Ranade     d) B.G.Tilak
Ans: A

5. Match List –I with List –II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists:
List-I (Institution)                     List-II (Associated Person)
A. Atmiya Sabha                     1. Madan Mohan Malaviya
B. Benaras Hindu College       2. Syed Ahmed
C. Wahabi movement             3. Debendranath Tagore
D. Brahmo Samaj                   4. Raja Ram Mohan Roy
a) 2 4 3 1
b) 4 1 2 3
c) 2 1 3 4
d) 3 4 2 1
Ans: B

6. The Kuka movement started in the mid-nineteenth century in-
a) Western Punjab       b) Maharashtra
c) Bengal                     d) Madhya Pradesh
Ans: A

7. The First Viceroy of British India was-
a) Lord Dalhousie          b) John Lawrence
c) Warren Hastings       d) Lord Canning
Ans: D