Modern Indian history Set 37

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
The Working Committee of the Congress passed the Quit India resolution on
A
July 14, 1942
B
August 10, 1942
C
August 8, 1942
D
June 30, 1942
Question 2
The triumphant saying of ''Attock to Cuttack'' was most closely related to which of the following?
A
Mughals
B
Marathas
C
Scindhias
D
Rajputs
Question 3
Rabindranath Tagore had renounced his knighthood because
A
He wanted to join the Congress
B
Of a sense of solidarity with the Indian royalty robbed of its power and honour
C
Of the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy
D
He was given to occasional eccentric quirks
Question 4
The INC for the first time passed the resolutions on Swaraj, Boycott and National Education at its annual session held at
A
Banaras (1905)
B
Calcutta (1906)
C
Surat (1907)
D
Madras (1908)
Question 5
After the elections to the Constituent Assembly were held in July 1946, the Constituent Assembly met for the first time in New Delhi on
A
December 9, 1946
B
January 15, 1947
C
February 10, 1947
D
August 15, 1947
Question 6
Who is regarded as 'the Mother of the Indian Revolution'?
A
Rani Lakshmi Bai
B
Sarojini Naidu
C
Madam Bhikaji Cama
D
Priti Lata Waddedar
Question 7
Satya Shodhak Samaj'' was founded by whom among the following?
A
Raja Rammohan Roy
B
Sant Tukaram
C
Mahatma Jyotiba Phule
D
None of them
Question 8
Which of the following was the most important feature of the Montague-Chelmsford reforms?
A
Self-government
B
The Factory Act
C
System of Dyarchy
D
Transfer of Power of Congress
Question 9
The Bardoli Satyagraha was led by
A
Rajendra Prasad
B
Mahatma Gandhi
C
Vallabhbhai Patel
D
Morarji Desai
Question 10
Match the following social reformers with the pioneering reforms they introduced:
List-IList-II
A. Raja Ram Mohun Roy(i) opposed untouchability
B. Keshab Chandra Sen(ii) widow remarriage
C. Dayanand Saraswati(iii) abolition of purdah and child marriages
D. Vivekananda(iv) female education
E. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar(v) socal service and service to humanity
F. D K Karve(vi) abolition of Sati
A
$A-ii, B-iv, C-iii, D-v, E-i, F-vi $
B
$ A-vi, B-iii, C-i, D-v, E-iv, F-ii $
C
$ A-vi, B-iii, C-i, D-v, E-ii, F-iv $
D
$A-iii, B-iv, C-i, D-v, E-ii, F-iv $
Question 11
The Communist Party of India was founded in 1921 by
A
Hiren Mukherjee
B
SM Joshi
C
MN Roy
D
RC Dutt
Question 12
Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was a great 19th Century Social Reformer who waged a struggle for/against which of the following social cause?
A
Education of Women
B
Widow Remarriage
C
Abolition of Sati
D
Untouchability
Question 13
At the historic Tripuri Session of the Congress (March 1939) Subhas Bose defeated Mahatma Gandhi's official candidate for the Presidentship of the Congress. Who was Gandhiji's nominee?
A
Abdul Kalam Azad
B
Jawaharlal Nehru
C
Pattabhi Sitaramayya
D
Vallabhbhai Patel
Question 14
One of our Prime Ministers, Mr. IK Gujral had propounded a doctrine in early nineties which has come to be known as ''Gujral Doctrine''. Which among the following statements gives an economic essence of Gujral Doctrine?
A
India viewed the South Asian Region as one economic entity and emphasizes on the multilateral trade concessions
B
India offered to create a South Asia Free Trade Region with this doctrine
C
India offered to sign Free Trade Agreements with its smaller neighbors and was successful in signing such an agreement with Sri Lanka
D
India offered unilateral concessions and benefits to all its neighbors, without expecting them to make reciprocal gestures to India
Question 15
Who was the moving spirit behind the oganization of the Ghadar Party?
A
Lala Hardayal
B
V D Savarkar
C
Mahatma Gandhi
D
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
Question 16
The first British 'Presidency' in India was established at:
A
Surat
B
Madras
C
Bengal
D
Bombay
Question 17
Name the Mughal emperor occupying the throne of Delhi when the revolt of 1857 took place
A
Shah Alam II
B
Jahandar Shah
C
Bahadur Shah Zafar
D
Humayun
Question 18
The famous Lalbagh Garden of the Bangalore was commissioned by which of the following rulers?
A
Hyder Ali
B
Tipu Sultan
C
Krishnaraja Wodeyar III
D
Krishnaraja Wodeyar II
Question 19
Pitt's India Bill was introduced by.......... in 1784.
A
Prime Minister Pitt
B
Governor-General of India
C
Senior Merchants
D
East India Company
Question 20
The Charter for the establishment of the East India Company was granted by
A
Queen Elizabeth I
B
Queen Anbolin
C
Queen Mary
D
Queen Victoria
There are 20 questions to complete.

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