Modern Indian history Set 7

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
The Swaraj Party was organised by
A
Lala Lajapat Rai and Feroze Shah Mehta
B
Sarojini Naidu and Annie Besant
C
CR Das and Motilal Nehru
D
C Rajagopalachari and CY Chintamani
Question 2
The master stroke of Lord Wellesley to establish British paramountcy in India was
A
Doctrine of Lapse
B
Subsidiary Alliance
C
Mediatisation
D
Annexation of Indian States
Question 3
Arrange the following events in their correct chronological order: 
  1. August Offer
  2. Cripps India Mission 
  3. Bombay Mutiny 
  4. Quit India Movement
A
1, 2, 3, 4
B
1, 2.4, 3
C
1, 4, 2, 3
D
3, 1, 4, 2
Question 4
Who among the following brought the first Printing Machine in India?
A
Portuguese
B
French
C
Dutch
D
British
Question 5
Match the persons/leaders of the Revolt of 1857 and the places and events with Which they were associated:
List-IList-II
A. Mangal Pandey(i) proclaimed him-self Peshwa at Kanpur and was joined by his able General Tatya Tope
B. Bahadur Shah II(ii) proclaimed the ruler at Jhansi
C. Nana Saheb(iii) at Barrackpore, he refused to use the greased cartridges and killed the Adjutant
D. Rani Lakshmi Bai(iv) declared the Nawab of Awadh
E. Birjis Kader(v) proclaimed the King emperor of India in Delhi
A
$A-ii, B-v, C-i, D-iii, E-iv $
B
$ A-i, B-v, C-ii, D-iii, E-iv $
C
$A-iii, B-v, C-i, D-ii, E-iv $
D
$ A-iii, B-ii, C-iv, D-v, E-i $
Question 6
Sir Syed Ahmed Khan had started a reform movement among the Muslim, called the.......... Movement.
A
Sufi
B
Aligarh
C
Jaipur
D
Wahabi
Question 7
Under which of the following INA comrades, Officers' Training School for INA officers was opened in 1943?
A
Lt. Col. M.Z. Kiani.
B
Habib ur Rahman
C
Mohan Singh
D
Lt. Col J.K. Bhonsle
Question 8
The Rohelas helped the Afghan invaders in 1761 in the Battle of
A
Bauxar
B
Plassey
C
Arcot
D
Panipat
Question 9
Sardar Patel brought all the Indian States into the Country's unity
A
By a bloody revolution
B
By using armed forces
C
By a bloodless revolution
D
With the help of the English
Question 10
The song Jan-Gana-Mana composed by Rabindranath Tagore was first published in January 1912 under the title of
A
Tatva Bodhini
B
Morning Song of India
C
Bharat Vidhata
D
Rashtra Jagrati
Question 11
The Indian National Congress had adopted the famous Poorna Swaraj (Complete Independence) resolution at its session held at
A
Karachi
B
Allahabad
C
Lahore
D
Calcutta
Question 12
The Jakarta History Museum located in old Jakarta, Indonesia was once used as the headquarters of which of the following?
A
British East India Company
B
Dutch East India Company
C
Portuguese East India Company
D
Danish East India Company
Question 13
Which of the following was not included in Pakistan by the Independence Act?
A
East Bengal
B
The West Punjab
C
Sind
D
West Bengal
Question 14
Which of the following influenced the makers of Indian Constitution?
A
The Constitution of China
B
The Constitution of USSR
C
The Constitution of USA
D
The Constitution of Japan
Question 15
The first definite and forceful expression of the concept of a separate homeland for the Muslims came from (or the Cather of the idea of Pakistan was)
A
Sir Mohammad Iqbal
B
Rahmat Ali
C
MA Jinnah
D
Liaqat Ali
Question 16
The Treaty of Amiens finally made Ceylon as..........?
A
A Dutch colony
B
A French Colony
C
A British Colony
D
A Portuguese Colony
Question 17
Which of the following statements about Mahatma Gandhi's views on Satyagraha is not correct?
A
It denotes assertion of the power of the human soul against social, political and economic dominance
B
It is the exercise of the purest soul force against all injustice, oppression and exploitation
C
It is the best weapon of the weak against the strong
D
Mahatma Gandhi's theory of Satayagraha was based on the acceptance of the concept of self-suffering
Question 18
The Non-Cooperation Movement was suspended in February 1922 on account of
A
the Chauri Chaura incident
B
Hindu Muslim riots
C
arrest of Gandhiji and his imprisonment for six years
D
all the above
Question 19
The Ghadar Party took the name Ghadar from
A
the Revolt of 1857
B
its objective to wage another revolt
C
a weekly paper Ghadar published in commemoration of the Revolt of 1857
D
All the above
Question 20
The main objectives of the Non-Cooperation Movement were
A
restoration of the old status of the Caliph (Khilafat Demand) and attainment of Swaraj for India
B
protest against the Punjab wrongs and withdrawal of the Rowlatt Acts
C
lifting of martial law from Punjab and withdrawal of repressive laws
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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