Modern Indian history Set 34

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
In which of the following sessions, the concession was given by the congress to Muslim League in acceptance of separate electorates in 1916?
A
Calcutta
B
Lucknow
C
Allahabad
D
Lahore
Question 2
In Which year was the title of Governor general chanced to that of the Viceroy?
A
1858
B
1861
C
1878
D
1885
Question 3
In Which year was the Indian Home Rule Society founded?
A
1905
B
1908
C
1911
D
1914
Question 4
To avenge the brutal lathi charge on Lala Lajpat Rai (October 30, 1928), Which was believed to have caused his death subsequently, who murdered Saunders, the Assistant Superintendent of Police, Lahore?
A
Batukeshwar Dutt
B
Bhagat Singh
C
Chandra Shekhar Azad
D
Sachindra Sanyal
Question 5
SNDT Women's University, the first women university was established at which of the following places?
A
Mumbai
B
Pune
C
Thane
D
Nasik
Question 6
Consider the following:
  1. Indigo
  2. Opium
  3. Cotton
For which among the above commodities, the peasants were forced to grow in India, making the British more and more rich?
A
1 & 2 only
B
1 only
C
2 & 3 only
D
All of them
Question 7
Consider the following statements:
  1. The Ilbert Bill (1884) Controversy caused the greatest racial cleavage in India prior to establishment of the Indian National Congress.
  2. Viceroy Ripon actually desired to abolish the racial prejudice from the Indian Penal Code while introducing this bill
Which among the above statement is / are correct?
A
Only 1 is correct
B
Only 2 is correct
C
Both 1 & 2 are correct
D
Neither 1 nor 2 is correct
Question 8
Tilak was sentenced and transported to
A
Mandalay
B
Malaya
C
Australia
D
Andaman
Question 9
In the 18th Century the Royal prerogative in the affairs of the East India Company was controlled by
A
The Viceroy's Council
B
The Indian Legislature
C
The Parliament in England
D
The Secretary of State
Question 10
Shree Narayan Guru was a great socio-religious reformer of
A
Kerala
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Karnataka
Question 11
The Cripps Offer was regarded as a 'post dated cheque' by
A
Nehru
B
Jinnah
C
Gandhi
D
Rajaji
Question 12
The British attitude towards granting India independence changed partly owing to the
A
Change in the government of the UK
B
Impact of World War II
C
Growing tide of Indian Nationalism
D
All of the above
Question 13
The first plans for an Indian railway system was made by
A
Minto
B
Amherst
C
Hardinge
D
Cornwallis
Question 14
The Constituent Assembly was formed on the recommendations of the
A
Government of India Act, 1935
B
Cabinet Mission Plan
C
Cripps Mission
D
Mountbatten Plan
Question 15
''Vanguard'' was the daily publication of which among the following political parties / organizations?
A
Indian Independence league
B
Communist Party of India
C
Radical Democratic Party
D
Swaraj Party
Question 16
From 1885 to 1905 (the moderate phase of the INC) the object before the INC was
A
wider employment of Indians in higher public services
B
establishment of representative institutions
C
self-government to India
D
Only A and B above
Question 17
From which of the following, East India Company aquired Bombay on a lease on 27 March 1668?
A
British Empire
B
Spain
C
Portugal
D
France
Question 18
The office of Governor-General of India was created by the
A
Government of India Act, 1833
B
Government of India Act, 1858
C
Charter Act, 1833
D
Charter Act, 1813
Question 19
The Treaty of Segauli defined the relations of the British India with which among the following neighbors?
A
Bhutan
B
Burma
C
China
D
Nepal
Question 20
'We do not seek our independence out of Britain's ruin' said
A
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
B
Mahatma Gandhi
C
Gokhale
D
Rabindranath Tagore
There are 20 questions to complete.

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