Modern Indian history Set 35

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
After independence, from which year, India brought its distinctive coins?
A
1947
B
1949
C
1950
D
1955
Question 2
Who had, while fasting in the prison, written to the British governor, "The individual must die so that the nation may live. Today, I must die so that India may win freedom and glory"?
A
Jatin Das
B
Lala Lajpat Rai
C
MK Gandhi
D
SC Bose
Question 3
Who was the first to raise the slogan 'Inquilab zindabad'?
A
Bhagat Singh
B
M Kelappan
C
Veer Savarkar
D
Shankaran Nair
Question 4
Who had become the first Governor-General of India after independence?
A
Dr Rajendra Prasad
B
Jawaharlal Nehru
C
Lord Pethick Lawrence
D
Lord Mountbatten
Question 5
The Asian empire of Portuguese was divided into three independent presidencies. Identify the correct set of these presidencies from the given options:
A
Goa, Mozambique, Malacca
B
Goa, Madagascar, Mauritius
C
Goa, Mozambique, Mauritius
D
Goa, Reunion, Malacca
Question 6
The Bhoodan Movement had been started by
A
M K Gandhi
B
Acharya Kripalani
C
Jayaprakash Narayan
D
Vinoba Bhave
Question 7
Which nationalist had stoutly preached "Be proud that you are an Indian, proudly claim I am an Indian"?
A
MK Gandhi
B
Lala Lajpat Rai
C
Swami Vivekanand
D
Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 8
Which among the following was the First Revolutionary organization of Bengal?
A
Hindustan Socialist Party
B
Anushilan Samiti
C
India House
D
Jugantar Party
Question 9
Which of the following Gurudwara in India is the site where the ninth Sikh Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur was beheaded on the orders of the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb in 1675 A.D?
A
Gurdwara Moti Bagh Sahib
B
Gurdwara Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib
C
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib
D
Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib
Question 10
Lord Mountbatten had replaced Lord.......... as the viceroy of India in 1947.
A
Wavell
B
Lytton
C
Linlithgow
D
Cornwallis
Question 11
Which of the following is not among the regions where the Britishers had first set up trading posts?
A
Bengal
B
Goa
C
Coromandel Coast
D
Gujarat
Question 12
After Tilak's deportation Which of the following extremist leaders was not similarly deported to Mandalay prison in Burma?
A
Lala Lajpat Rai
B
Bipin Chandra Pal
C
Aswini Kumar Datta
D
CR Das
Question 13
Match the dates of the following events:
List-IList-II
A. Publication of the Simon-Commission Report1. March 23, 1931
B. First Round Table Conference inaugurated2. March 5, 1931
C. Signing of the Gandhi-Irwin Pact3. November 12, 1930
D. Execution of Bhagat Singh, Sukh Dev and Raj Guru4. June 7, 1930
A
$A-1, B-2, C-3, D-4$
B
$A-4, B-3, C-1, D-2$
C
$A-4, B-3, C-2, D-1$
D
$A-2, B-1, C-4, D-3$
Question 14
Who among the following was the founder of the Paris Indian Society?
A
S R Rana
B
Bhikaji Kama
C
Taraknath
D
Lala Hardayal
Question 15
Ruler of which among the following for the fist time signed ''Subsidiary Alliance Treaty'' with the British in which the Company kept its army inside the border of protected state and got some territories in return?
A
Hyderabad
B
Awadh
C
Poona
D
Mysore
Question 16
Aliah University is the First Muslim University of which of the following states?
A
Gujarat
B
West Bengal
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 17
The first truly revolutionary organisation in Bengal was
A
Anusilan Samiti
B
Yugantar
C
Abhinava Bharata
D
Abhinava Bharat Society
Question 18
Of the following who did not oppose the Non-cooperation resolution?
A
C R Das
B
Madan Mohan Malaviya
C
Mrs Besant
D
Nehru
Question 19
Consider the following: 
  1. She is the first person of Indian origin to be canonized as a saint by the Catholic Church
  2. A commemorative coin was issued by the Government of India in her memory in 2009.
  3. She is only the second Indian to be elevated to sainthood after the 16th century martyr, Gonsalo Garcia, who was canonized in 1862
Who among the following fits in the above three criteria?
A
Mother Teresa
B
Saint Alphonsa
C
Saint Paulina
D
Gemma Galgani
Question 20
The first Indian national leader who began building, organizing and promoting the freedom struggle was
A
Dadabhai Naoroji
B
Lala Lajpat Rai
C
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
D
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
There are 20 questions to complete.

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