Modern Indian history Set 27

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
Jyotiba Phule, popularly known as Baba Phule, was a social reformer in Maharashtra. Which of the Coli owing Is not true about him
A
He was the first to raise his voice against Brahmans in Maharashtra in the 1870s
B
Phule through his book Ghulamagiri (1872) and his organization Satyashodhak Mandal, proclaimed the need to save the lower castes from the hypocritical Brahmans and their scriptures
C
His Satyashodhak Mandal contained both an elite based conservative trend and a genuine mass-based radicalism
D
The urban educated Marathas were his most ardent followers
Question 2
The Act of.......... had introduced the system of separate electorates.
A
1874
B
1893
C
1909
D
1926
Question 3
In which year after independence, India became a party to the International Wheat Agreement for a four-year period?
A
1947
B
1949
C
1950
D
1955
Question 4
Muslim communalism was lent an impetus by the activities of
A
Ashfaqullah
B
Liaqat Hussain
C
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
D
Sayyid Ahmad Khan
Question 5
As per the Act of Indian Independence, the boundaries of East Bengal, West Bengal and Assam would be determined by
A
The National Congress
B
The Muslim League
C
The Award of a Boundary Commission
D
The People living in those boundary areas
Question 6
As a result of the partition of Bengal announced by Lord Curzon in 1905, Bengal was partitioned into two provinces of
A
East Bengal and West Bengal
B
Bengal and Eastern Bengal & Assam
C
Bengal and Assam
D
Bengal and Odisha and East Bengal and Assam
Question 7
The Communal Award, Which was subsequently changed following Gandhi's fast unto death in a jail at Poona, had been given by
A
Ramsay Mcdonald
B
Lloyd George
C
Stanley Baldwin
D
A V Alexander
Question 8
Gandhi had given out the stirring call of 'Do or Die' during the.......... Movement.
A
Non-cooperation
B
Khilafat
C
Civil Disobedience
D
Quit India
Question 9
Who had rounded the first women's university in India?
A
Rani Ahilya Devi
B
Ishwar Chandra Vidayasagar
C
Rani of Thomi
D
Dhondo Keshav Karve
Question 10
Who among the following was the head of the Arbital Tribunal set up at the time of India's independence?
A
C Radcliffe
B
William Patrick Spens
C
Edward Percy Smith
D
William Lloyd Roots
Question 11
The Revolt of 1857 in Awadh and Lucknow was led by
A
Wajid Ali Shah
B
Begum Hazrat Mahal
C
Asaf-ud-daula
D
Begum Zeenat Mahal
Question 12
The Treaty between Ranjit Singh and the British was signed at
A
Allahabad
B
Amritsar
C
Kashmir
D
Agra
Question 13
Consider the following statements: 
  1. The Zaminadari settlement was made with the Zamindars while the Ryotwari settlement was made with the Cultivators
  2. Zamindari settlement made the Zamindars as proprietors, while in Ryotwari System, Peasants were made proprietors
  3. Zamindari System made the zamindar responsible for paying land revenue to state while in the Ryotwari System, all the Ryots of a particular area were made jointly responsible for paying the land revenue to the state.
A
Only 1 & 2 are correct
B
Only 1 & 3 are correct
C
All are correct
D
Only 2 & 3 are correct
Question 14
Who was the first Indian civil servant?
A
Motilal Nehru
B
S N Banerjee
C
C R Das
D
Bhagat Singh
Question 15
During the Anglo-French struggle in the Carnatic, the French were finally defeated by the English in the battle of
A
Trichinopoly
B
Arcot
C
Wandiwash
D
Pondicherry
Question 16
The term of office of member of the Council of India as per the act of 1919 was
A
5 years
B
4 years
C
2 years
D
6 years
Question 17
The first Governor General of Bengal was
A
Warren Hastings
B
Clive
C
Canning
D
Minto
Question 18
Which among the following is India's first ministry to have an account on twitter?
A
Ministry of Commerce and Industry
B
Ministry of External Affairs
C
Ministry of Finance
D
Home Ministry
Question 19
No Indian could have started the Indian National Congress…if an Indian had come forward to start such a movement embracing all Indians, the officials in India would not have allowed the movement to come into existence''The above famous statement was given by which among the following leaders?
A
Jawahar Lal Nehru
B
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C
Dada Bhai Naoroji
D
Gopal Krishna Gokhle
Question 20
Match the national leaders with the epithets by Which they were known:
List-IList-II
A. Lala Lajpat Rai(i) Grand old man of India
B. BG Tilak(ii) Iron Man of India
C. CF Andrews(iii) Deenabandhu
D. Vallabhbhai Patel(iv) Lokmanya
E. Dadabhai Naoroji(v) Lion of Punjab
A
$A-i, B-ii, C-iii, D-iv, E-v$
B
$A-v, B-iv, C-i, D-ii, E-iii $
C
$A-v, B-iv, C-iii, D-ii, E-i$
D
$A-v, B-iv, C-ii, D-iii, E-i $
There are 20 questions to complete.

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