Modern Indian history Set 9

By | December 28, 2018

Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions

Question 1
The Prime causes of the 1857 mutiny did not include
A
The new system of education
B
The Widow Remarriage Act
C
The despatch of Indian Sepoys to Afghanistan
D
Laws forbidding intermarriages between Indians and the British
Question 2
To face the Maratha Army the Rohelas chief entered into a pact with
A
The Nawab of Awadh
B
The French
C
The Portuguese
D
The Sikhs
Question 3
With Which of the following was Annie Besant Associated?
A
Ramakrishna Mission
B
Arya Samaj
C
ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness)
D
Theosophical Society
Question 4
The first Swarajist Conference was held at
A
Ahmedabad
B
Allahabad
C
Madras
D
Bardoli
Question 5
The new proletariat class Which emerged in India on account of the British economic policies, consisted of
A
money lenders
B
landlords
C
traders
D
All the above
Question 6
After the failure of the Civil Disobedience Movement, Gandhiji laid emphasis on
A
compromise with the British
B
limited use of Violence
C
constructive programme
D
None of the above
Question 7
Which of the following was not of the achievements of the Exteremist Group in the Congress?
A
The partition of Bengal was annulled in 1911
B
The Calcutta Corporation Act and the Indian Universities Act were taken off the statute book
C
Nationalism took root among the progressive sections of society
D
The Extremists taught people self-confidence and self-reliance and prepared the social base of the nationalist movement
Question 8
Which among the following was not a Pre-Indian National Congress Organization?
A
Poona Sarvajanik Sabha
B
Servants of India Society
C
National Indian Association
D
Indian National Association
Question 9
Where did Gandhi call the Congress Working Committee to announce the suspension of Non-Cooperation movement?
A
Bardoli
B
Poona
C
Calcutta
D
Madras
Question 10
August Offer 1940 was made by the Viceroy
A
Willingdon
B
Linlithgow
C
Minto
D
Lytton
Question 11
The Pitt's India Act empowered the Governor-General with
A
Power of vote
B
A casting vote
C
The power to dismiss the council
D
The power to add more members to the council
Question 12
Who of the following has the distinction of having Authored the National Anthems of two countries of the world?
A
TS Eliot
B
WB Yeats
C
Rabindranath Tagore
D
Mohammad Iqbal
Question 13
The Sepoy Mutiny broke out on May 10, 1857 at..........
A
Meerut
B
Gwalior
C
Jhansi
D
Agra
Question 14
In 1942, Europe had witnessed a great war between
A
Sweden and Russia
B
France and Germany
C
France and England
D
Germany and Russia
Question 15
Chandra Shekhar Azad was.......... of the Hinduatan Socialist Republican Army.
A
President
B
Secretary
C
Commander-in-Chief
D
Field Marshal
Question 16
Hindu-Muslim unity had been particularly reflected in the.......... Movement.
A
Swadeshi
B
Quit India
C
Khilafat
D
Civil Disobedience
Question 17
Mahatma Gandhi gave up the title of Kaiser-i-Hind and returned all the war medals Which were awarded to him by the British for his war services (during the First World War)
A
in protest against the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy
B
during the Non-Cooperation Movement
C
in support of the Khilafat demand when the Central Khilafat Committee organised a general all-India hartal on August 1, 1920
D
during the Champaran Satyagraha
Question 18
Who among the following had gone to England to plead the cause of the Mughal emperor Akbar II, with an ambassador of the emperor?
A
Azimullah Khan
B
Raja Ram Mohan Roy
C
Maharaja Tejchandra Ray
D
Raja Radhakanta Deb
Question 19
Mahatma Gandhi had been joined m the Champaran struggle by
A
Vallabhbhai Patel and Vinoba Bhave
B
Rajendra Prasad and Anugraha Narayan Sinha
C
Mahadev Desai and Maniben Patel
D
Rajendra Prasad and Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 20
Which among the following was the immediate cause of Quit India Movement?
A
Withdrawal of British from South East Asia
B
Failure of Cripps Mission
C
Failure of August Offer
D
Arrest of Mahatma Gandhi
There are 20 questions to complete.

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