India Under the British Raj Quiz
This is a short quiz to test your knowledge on a wide range of subjects about British rule in India. 10 Questions.
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India officially became a British colony in which year?
Who was the first Governor-General of British India?
In 1796 which group of islands became occupied by the British?
St. Maryâ€™s Islands
During British rule the holy city of Varanasi was called what?
An Indian infantry soldier during the Rebellion of 1857 against British rule was called what?
In 1864, Shimla became the â€˜summerâ€™ capital of the British Raj. In which state is it to be found?
Who was the British Prime Minister when India was awarded her independence?
Sir Anthony Eden
What was the name of the Indian Empire that preceded the arrival of the British?
The Brahman Empire
The Ashok Empire
The Mughal Empire
The Gupta Empire
India Gate, in New Delhi, was designed by whom?
Sir Robert Matthew
Mahatma Ghandiâ€™s protest against British rule came in the form of â€˜ahimsaâ€™. In English, this word means what?
Protest by fasting
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