GS Prelims: Indian History & Freedom Struggle

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Prelims MCQ Topics Classification of Prehistoric Period, Palaeolithic Age, Narmada Man, Lower Palaeolithic Period, Various cultures in Lower Palaeolithic era, Middle Palaeolithic Period, Upper Palaeolithic Culture, Important Palaeolithic sites in India, Mesolithic Era, Tools of Mesolithic Era, Changes in Life in Mesolithic Era, Important Mesolithic Sites, Neolithic Revolution, Mehrgarh Culture…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Aryans as a Race versus Linguistic Group, Aryans: Original Home Controversy, The Extent of Vedic Civilization: Sapta Sindhu, Brahmavarta and Aryavarta, Vedic Literature, Vedanga and Shatdarshana, Vedanta, Vedic Religion, Polity and Society, Rig Vedic Gods, Rig-Vedic Polity, Rig-Vedic Society, Changes in life in Later Vedic Age, Comparison…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Important events of life of Gautam Buddha, Buddhist Literature, Buddhist Scholars, Buddhist Councils, Mahayana and Hinayana, Bodhisattva, Places Associated with Life of Buddha – Astamahasthanas and other Concepts Related to Buddhism, Trikaya Doctrine, Comparison of Buddhist Philosophy and Samkhya Philosophy, Chaityas and Viharas, Jainism, Maurya Empire, Sixteen…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Kingdom of Harsha, India at the time of Arab Invasion, Chola - Dynasty, Administration and Life, Chola Self Government, Pallavas, Indian Feudalism, Changes in Society during Early Medieval India, Sangam Literature Dynasties of Northern India from 600 AD to 1200 AD Harsha's Kingdom The decline of imperial…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Political history of various Sultans of Delhi Sultanate, Delhi Sultanate - Administration and Land Revenue System, Mughals- Their administration and land revenue and Administration, Bhakti and Sufi Movements Political History of Delhi Sultanate The course of Indian History was invariably changed with the rise of Islam and…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Portuguese Empire, Religious Policy in decline of Portuguese, Dutch India Empire - Expansion and Amboyna Tragedy, Reasons for downfall, Frehcn and East India Company rivalaries and content for dominance, Rise of British East India Company and various wars, Various Governor Generals till 1858. The first East India…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Please pay special attention to contents of Queen Victoria's procalamation, Tea Mania, Kuka Movement, Vernacular Press Act, Ilbert Bill, Various Indian Councils Acts {they have been discussed in historical underpinning in much detail}, Recommendations of Anthony McDonnell Commission, Reasons and impacts of Punjab Land Alienation Act 1900…
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Model Questions Lucknow Session and Lucknow Pact, Montagu Declaration, Montague-Chelmsford Report, Government of India Act 1919, Rowalt Committee 1918 and Rowlatt Act, 1919, Satyagraha Movements, Jallianwalla Bagh tragedy, 1919, Disorders Inquiry Committee {Hunter Committee}, Khilafat Movement, Non-Cooperation Movement, 1920-22, Moplah Rebellion, Swaraj Party (1923), Pro-changers and No-changers, Rise of Communal…
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Prelims MCQ Topics This document has put together important facts about key Peasant Rebellions in British Era and Facts about various personalities on Freedom Movement. Types of Peasant / Tribal Revolts, Jat Uprising, Satnami Revolt, Sanyasi and Fakir Uprisings, Pagal Panthi Revolt, Faraizi Revolt, Wahabi Movement, Kuka Revolt, Moplah Rebellion,…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Causes of Social Awakening, Reformism versus Revivalism, Types of Reform Movements, Raja Ram Mohan Roy and Brahmo Samaj, Young Bengal Movement, Prarthana Samaj, Jyotiba Phule and Satya Shodhak Samaj, Veda Samaj, Dayanand Saraswati and Arya Samaj, Vivekananda and Ramakrishna Mission, Theosophical Movement, Bharat Dharma Mahamandala, Dharma Sabha,…