Prelims-IAS –HISTORY MCQ Ans-10



  • ANS-C
  • Bethune College is a women’s college in India. It was founded as a school in 1849 by John Elliot Drinkwater Bethune, and in 1879 developed into the first women’s college in India, after whom it is named as Bethune College.


  • ANS-C
  • The Arya Samaj movement was against the orthodoxies that had crept into Hindu religion. 


  • ANS-B
  • Ishawar Chandra Vidya Sagar was the principal of Sanskrit college Calcutta.
  • Though he associated with many schools for girls but he was not the founder of Sanskrit College Calcutta.
  • Prof. D K Karve married to a widow himself and opened Indian Women University at Bombay in 1916.
  • He also worked for widow remarriage.
  • Bethune school was founded by Sir J.E.D. Bethune.


  • ANS-A
  • Leader of Young Bengal Movement was Henry Derozion.
  • The Servants of India Society was founded by Gopal Krishna Gokhale.
  • Leader of Aligarh Movement was Sir Syed Ahmed Khan. 


  • ANS-A
  • Ramakrishna mission was founded by Swami Vivekananda.
  • Ramakrishna mission was a deeply religious body but it didn’t considered itself a sect of Hinduism.
  • The main focus of this was service to mankind.
  • This was main reason of the success of mission.
  • Swami Vivekananda favored a blend of materialism of west and spiritualism of east to produce happiness for mankind.

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