Modern Indian history Set 10

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Who among the following had authored the book, 'At the Feet of Mahatma Gandhi'?
A
JB Kripalani
B
Rajendra Prasad
C
Jayaprakash Narayan
D
Vinoba Bhave
Question 2
''Only mad men outside lunatic asylums could think or talk of independence'' Who among the following had made this remark in context with the budding idea of Swarajya?
A
Lord Hardinge
B
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C
Gopal Krishan Gokhle
D
Pheroz Shah Mehta
Question 3
In the name of which among the following Mughal emperors, the East India Company struck the first coins in India?
A
Jahangir
B
Farrukhsiyar
C
Muhammad Shah
D
Jahandar Shah
Question 4
The first Carnatic War in India was an extension of the Anglo-French War in
A
Canada
B
Europe
C
Africa
D
America
Question 5
Who among the following was the President of Indian National Congress at the time of Independence?
A
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
B
J B Kriplani
C
Dr. Bhimrao Amedkar
D
Jawahar Lal Nehru
Question 6
Which of the following was not included in the Treaty to be negotiated as provided in the Cabinet Mission Plan?
A
The Indian Union
B
Constituent Assembly
C
Indian National Congress
D
The United Kingdom
Question 7
Mahatma Gandhi had been present at the Round Table Conference(s) held in London.
A
Third
B
Second
C
First
D
All of the above
Question 8
The doctrine of lapse had been put to much use by
A
Lord Dalhousie
B
Lord Bentick
C
Lord Curzon
D
Lord Ripon
Question 9
A resolution declaring 'Purna Swaraj' was passed in the Congress Session held at
A
Lahore
B
Calcutta
C
Gaya
D
Haripura
Question 10
The East India Company was established in the year
A
1607 AD
B
1600 AD
C
1700 AD
D
1669 AD
Question 11
The Indians were allowed to frame their Constitution by
A
The Council Act of 1909
B
Montford Reforms
C
August Offer
D
The Government of India Act of 1935
Question 12
Who had given out the political message or 'India for the Indians'?
A
P A Charlu
B
Dayananda Saraswati
C
A O Hume
D
Swami Vivekananda
Question 13
The first elected Indian President of the Legislative Assembly was
A
Motilal Nehru
B
Rangachariar
C
CR Das
D
VJ Patel
Question 14
The Khilafat Movement of the Indian Muslims related to
A
provision of separate electorate for the Muslims in the Act of 1919
B
restoration of territories to Turkey captured by Britain in the First World War
C
restoration of the Sultan of Turkey who was Caliph of the Muslim World
D
lifting of martial law in Punjab
Question 15
Before Mahatma Gandhi, who among the following had devised the Doctrine of Passive Resistance by leading a ''No-rent Campaign'' the form of non-payment of the taxes as it would breach the legal obligation and will be a direct defiance of the administrative authority?
A
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
B
Sri Arubindo
C
Lala Lajpat Rai
D
Dada Bhai Naoroji
Question 16
The.......... were the first Europeans to start a Joint stock company trade with India?
A
French
B
Portuguese
C
Danish
D
Dutch
Question 17
According to.......... the Mutiny was a purely military outbreak.
A
VD Sarkar
B
VA Smith
C
Sir John Lawrence
D
Roberts
Question 18
The Hindu of Madras started in 1868 as a weekly, became a Daily in
A
1889
B
1899
C
1890
D
1855
Question 19
Which among the following was the most important reason behind the increased debt burden in India in the last 100 years of the British Rule?
A
Introduction of Guaranteed Railways
B
Introduction of Industries
C
British Capital Investment
D
Unjust Fiscal policies
Question 20
Which among the following organizations was established and led by Latika Ghosh, during freedom struggle of India?
A
Mahila Rashtriya Sangha
B
Rashtriya Stree Sabha
C
Nari Satyagraha Samiti
D
Women's association of Bengal
There are 20 questions to complete.

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