This is an MCQ-based quiz on Civilizing the Native and Educating the Nation.
This includes Linguist, Education Act, Orientalists, and Pathshalas.
Who said these “Education means all round drawing out of the best in child and man- body, mind and spirit”?
What type of school did Tagore want to set up?
Study of which of the following was NOT the purpose of setting up Madrasa in Calcutta in 1781?
The English Education Act was passed
William Jones was a linguist because
Who set up Asiatic Society of Bengal?
Madrasa was set up ip, Calcutta in the year
According to whom, “English education had enslaved Indians”?
The Education Act was introduced in the year
Asiatic Researches (Journal) was NOT started by
Henry Thomas Colebrooke
Those with a scholarly knowledge of the language and culture of Asia were known as:
Hindu College was established in Benaras in:
Charles Wood despatch was also known as:
In 1830’s a Scottish missionary who toured the districts of Bengal and Bihar was:
Which year was the English education Act introduced in India?
What would you call a person who knows several languages ?
Name the important scholar who studied Sanskrit and found it to be the most scientific language of the world. He also translated the important works Shakuntala and Manusmriti into English
Three Englishmen were busy discovering the ancient Indian heritage and mastering Indian languages. One was Willam Jones and another Henry Thomas Colebrooke. Name the third person
How did the European learning improve the moral character of Indians?
Name the person who arrived in Calcutta in 1783 and was appointed as junior judge at the Supreme Court.