January 8 – MODERN INDIAN HISTORY Welcome to your January 8 - MODERN INDIAN HISTORY Which among the following act(s) were aimed at regulation of press in colonial India?1. The Licensing Regulations, 18232. The Licensing Act, 18573. The Registration Act, 1867 A. 1,2 only B. 3 only C. 2,3 only D. All of the above Choose the correct statement (s)1. The crude method of quinquennial settlement by Warren Hastings resulted in a successful land reform technique with farmers benefiting better than zamindars.2. Hastings aimed at decentralisation of functions on land revenue by appointing provincial councils and diwans to collect revenue. A. 1 only B. 2 only C. 1,2 D. None of the above The Mahalwari System introduced by British is associated with. A. System to collect land revenue in North India. B. Earliest technique to count population. C. Cavalry warfare. D. Police administration. With respect to The Independence Act, 1947 which among the following statement(s) is/are correct.1. By the act, the powers on division of territories was vested in Governor General.2. The act provided provisions for the lapse of all treaties between his majesty's government and rulers of princely states.3. Appointment of civil service posts under crown secretary of state is to be continued for two years after independence. A. 1,2,3 B. 3 only C. 1,2 only D. 2 only Who among the following was/were prominent independence activist(s) awarded with highest civilian order of India?1. Rajagopalachari2. Jawaharlal Nehru3. Mahatma Gandhi A. 1,2,3 B. 2,3 only C. 1,3 only D. 1,2 only Time is Up!