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Who founded the Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College at Aligarh?
1. Mirza Ghulam Ahmed
2. Rashid Ahmed Gangohi
3. Haji Shariatullah
4. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan

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Correct Answer - Option 4 : Sir Syed Ahmed Khan

The correct answer is Sir Syed Ahmed Khan.

  • Sir Syed Ahmed Khan(1817-1898)was a great Muslim reformer of the 19th century best known for the Aligarh movement.
  • He was also a great supporter of Hindu-Muslim unity. 
  • Sir Syed Ahmed Khan was a loyal member of the Judicial Services of the British Government.
  • He also became a member of the Imperial Legislative Council.
  • He wanted to reconcile Western Scientific Education with the teaching of the Quran.
  • Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College was founded in the year 1875 by sir Syed Ahmed Khan.

Other Reformer are:-

Movements Reformers
The Deoband School(Darul Uloom) Rashid Ahmed Gangohi, Mohammad Qasim Nanotavi
Faraizi Movement Haji Shariatullah
Ahmadiyya Movement Mirza Ghulam Ahmed

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