One striking characteristic of the new social classes which emerged during the British rule was their national character. Which of the following was / were responsible for emergence of this feature?
1. Uniform education system implemented by British
2. Increased consciousness about common interests among the people
3. Emergence of single national economy
4. Emergence of national leadership
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [C] Only 1, 2 & 3

In the above question, the fourth statement is not correct. National leadership emerged much later. It’s an important Mains topic as well. The below chapter in the book is helpful, understanding this major topic.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module