Modern Indian history Set 16

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Who among the following was the first Non-Congress chief minister of India?
A
Indulal Yagnik
B
NG Ranga
C
EMS Naboodiripad
D
Shankar Dayal Sharma
Question 2
In Which year did the Indian National Congress hold its first meeting in Bombay?
A
1832
B
1844
C
1885
D
1890
Question 3
The All India Muslim League was founded in 1906 primarily to promote among Indian Muslims
A
mutual unity and goodwill
B
political consciousness
C
feeling of loyalty to the British Government
D
hatred for the Congress
Question 4
By the Act of 1858, the powers of the Board of Control and the Court of Directors were transferred to..........
A
The Secretary of State
B
Parliament
C
Viceroy
D
Commander-in-Chief
Question 5
In which year,  Imperial Records Department (IRD) was established, which is now known as National Archives of India?
A
1885
B
1887
C
1889
D
1891
Question 6
According to.......... the Mutiny was a popular rebellion.
A
V D Sarkar
B
V A Smith
C
L Mukherjee
D
Chabbra
Question 7
The National Liberal Federation was founded by
A
S N BanneIjee
B
Motilal Nehru
C
Abul Kalam Azad
D
Mrs Annie Besant
Question 8
The Non-Cooperation Movement under Gandhi was in full swing during the Viceroyalty of
A
Chelmsford
B
Irwin
C
Reading
D
Hardinge
Question 9
The writers of the East India Company had their training in the college at.......... in England.
A
London
B
Manchester
C
Liverpool
D
Haileybury
Question 10
Who had formulated and perfected the use of the subsidiary alliance system?
A
Lord Mayo
B
Lord Curzon
C
Lord Dalhousie
D
Lord Wellesley
Question 11
Who had been the first to emphasise the instruction in literature and science through the English Language was essential for building a modern India?
A
Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
B
GK Gokhale
C
Raj Ram Mohun Roy
D
MM Malaviya
Question 12
The Deccan Riots of 1874-75 in Maharashtra were directed against
A
Big landlords
B
Moneylenders
C
Revenue collectors
D
British opium planters
Question 13
Bal Gangadhar Tilak earned the epithet of Lokamanya during
A
his trial in 1907-08
B
the Lucknow pact of 1916
C
the Home Rule Movement
D
the Congress Session in 1917
Question 14
A 19th century social reformer who is regarded as the bridge between the past and the future is
A
Keshab Chandra Sen
B
Devendra Nath Tagore
C
Ishwar chandra
D
Raja Ram Mohun Roy
Question 15
Mahatma Gandhi compared Pherozeshah Mehta with the Himalayas, Tilak with the Ocean and Gokhale with
A
the Sky
B
the Ganges
C
the Gangotri
D
the Mansarovar Lake
Question 16
The Permanent settlement Introduced by Cornwallis is in Bengal is known as
A
Roytwari System
B
Mahalwari System
C
Zamindari System
D
Iqtadari System
Question 17
Match the years In Which the following social legislations were passed
List-IList-II
A. Abolition of Sati(i) 1843
B. Legalisation of remarriage of widows(ii) 1804
C. Prohibition of female infanticide(iii) 1829-30
D. Abolition of slavery(iv) 1856
A
$A-i, B-ii, C-iii, D-iv$
B
$A-ii, B-i, C-iv, D-iii $
C
$A-iii, B-iv, C-ii, D-i$
D
$A-iii, B-iv, C-i, D-ii $
Question 18
Of the following who are not given reserved seats in the Indian legislature?
A
Scheduled Caste
B
Scheduled Tribes
C
Anglo-Indian
D
Landed Gentry
Question 19
Mahatma Gandhi spent a year of complete silence in 1926 to
A
consolidate Khadi programme
B
work for harijan welfare
C
cl do penance for Chauri-Chaura violence
D
write his autobiography
Question 20
Narendra MandaI was inaugurated by Duke of Connaught in the year
A
1920
B
1921
C
1931
D
1910
There are 20 questions to complete.

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