Modern Indian history Set 21

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Govind Dhondu Pant, popularly known was Nanasaheb, and one of the principal leaders of the Revolt of 1857, was the adopted heir and successor of
A
Peshwa Baji Rao II
B
King of Jhansi
C
Madhav Rao Sindhia
D
Malhar Rao Holkar
Question 2
Which among the following provisions was not provided by the Charter Act of 1833?
A
Governor General of Bengal was made the Governor General of India
B
Government of Bombay and Madras were deprived of their legislative powers
C
The activities of East India Company as a commercial entity ended
D
The Portfolio system was given a statutory Recognition
Question 3
Of the following who was not the leader of the Extremists?
A
Lokamanya Tilak
B
Aurobindo Ghose
C
Lala Lajpat Rai
D
Hume
Question 4
Which of the following was the main part of Aurobindo's programme to achieve independence?
A
Organisation of secret societies
B
Passive resistance
C
Constitutional agitation
D
Terrorism
Question 5
Lord Cornwallis had introduced the.......... land tenure system.
A
Zamindari
B
Ryotwari
C
Mahalwari
D
Inamdari
Question 6
The Indian naval mutiny against the British took place in the year
A
1857
B
1919
C
1946
D
1947
Question 7
During the tenure of which among the following Governors,  annexation of Coorg took place?
A
Lord William Bentinck
B
The Lord Auckland
C
The Lord Ellenborough
D
The Lord Cornwallis
Question 8
The Government of India Act of 1919 made provision for the appointment of a/an.......... for India in the United Kingdom.
A
Ambassador
B
Counsul
C
High Commissioner
D
Indian Member in the parliament of England
Question 9
The first Indian Governor of a British Province (Bihar) in India was
A
Sir SP Sinha
B
Sir Shaukat Hayat
C
Sir Hari Singh Gaur
D
VJ Patel
Question 10
Who has been called the 'Heroine' of the 1942 Quit India Movement?
A
Annie Besant
B
Sucheta Kripalarti
C
Sarojini Naidu
D
Aruna Asaf Ali
Question 11
The first Famine Commission was constituted under
A
Sir Richard Strachey
B
Sir John Strachey
C
Roberts
D
Chamberlain
Question 12
To do something for the Indigo Planters, who among the following persuaded Mahatma Gandhi to come to Champaran?
A
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
B
Rajkumar Shukla
C
Brij Kishore
D
Mahadev Desai
Question 13
'August Offer' was issued by..........
A
Crown
B
Parliament
C
Viceroy
D
Secretary of State
Question 14
Who had observed that "Good government was never a good substitute for self-government"?
A
Swami Vivekananda
B
Ramakrishna Paramahansa
C
Swami Dayananda
D
Aurobindo Ghose
Question 15
The Alipore conspiracy case was launched against the revolutionary activities of
A
Anusilan Samiti
B
Abhinava Bharat
C
Abhinava Bharat Society
D
Ghadar Party of India
Question 16
The Shimla Conference Which was convened as per Wavell's Plan ended in failure because of the stiff opposition of
A
Gandhi
B
Jawaharlal Nehru
C
Jinnah
D
Rajaji
Question 17
Consider the following:
  1. French
  2. British
  3. Portuguese
  4. Dutch
The Battle of Swally Hole of 1615 was fought between which among the above?
A
1 & 2
B
2 & 3
C
3 & 4
D
1 & 4
Question 18
Who among the following formed a government-in-exile, the Aarzi Hukumat or a temporary government in Junagarh?
A
Ramdas Gandhi
B
Samaldas Gandhi
C
Ramchandra Gandhi
D
Harilal Gandhi
Question 19
In which year, Liaquat–Nehru Pact was signed?
A
1947
B
1949
C
1950
D
1955
Question 20
Subhash Chandra Bose was re-elected the President of INC at the Tripuri Session in 1939 by defeating Gandhiji's candidate:
A
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
B
J.B.Kriplani
C
Pattabhi Sitaramaiyya
D
Nellie Sengupta
There are 20 questions to complete.

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