Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions
Consider the following statements in context with the Kuka Movement:
- Kuka refers to a tribe of the North west Frontier Province of present Pakistan
- This movement originated mainly to seek purification of the Sikhism
- Jawar Mal and Ram Singh were two leaders of this movement
Only 1 & 2
Only 2 & 3
All of them
The death of millions of Indiana In frequent famines Which visited India during the 19th century, were mainly due to
overall shortage of food and its improper distribution
commercialisation of agriculture
poor purchasing power of the people due to their extreme poverty and rise in prices
unremunerative agriculture and fall in agricultural production
Jawaharlal Nehru had helped to start the newspaper
Consider the following statements:
- Holders of the Bharat Ratna decoration find a place higher than Judges of Supreme Court of India in the Indian order of precedence
- First person to get Bharat Ratna posthumously was Lal Bahadur Shastri
Only 1 is true
Only 2 is true
Both are True
Both are untrue
Before the passing of the Act of 1773, each of the three English Settlement in India was governed by
Which among the following event led the British government of Lord North to undertake a legislation to meet the situation and provide some form of legal government for the Indian possessions of the East India Company, which resulted in Regulating Act of 1773?
The Officers of East India Company were indulged in all sorts of corruption
East India Company was facing fierce resistance from the Native princes of India
The competition with the French East India Company had almost finished the business of British East India Company
East India Company had become almost insolvent
In March 1942, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill appointed the Cripps Mission to resolve Indian political crisis because
he was under pressure from the US President Roosevelt
of the gravity of the Japanese war menace on India's borders
both A and B above
of INA's initial success on India's eastern borders
Of the following who was a poet and political thinker?
Who said that he had not become His Majesty's first Minister to preside over the liquidation of the British Empire?
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was the author of
India Wins Freedom
Discovery of India
When King George-V and Queen of India visited India, a magnificent Durbar was held at
Who designated the administrative head of the district as Collector?
‘Confessions of Thug' was written by
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was a Scholar in
Which of the following statements is not correct? According to Pitt's India Act the Board of Control would consist of
The Chancellor of the Exchequer
Secretary of State for India
Four Privy Councillors
After 1893, when complete ban was imposed on all commercial activities of the Company. India was left open to exploitation by
British officers in India
British mercantile industrial capitalist class
Zamindars and big landlords
Which of the following was not one of the points stressed by Mahatma Gandhi while exhorting the people to join the Quit India Movement?
Forget the differences between the Hindus and Muslims and think of yourselves as Indians only.
our quarrel is not with British people, we fight their imperialism and we must purge ourselves of hatred.
Feel from today that you are a free man and pot a dependent. Do or die. Either free India or die in the the attempt.
Freedom of India is an end that will purify all means employed to achieve it.
Gandhi called for an all India Hartal (strike) to protest against Rowlatt Act on 6th April..........
The first Indian to be elected as a member of the British House of Commons was
Surendra Nath Banerjee
Dr BR Ambedkar
C R Das
Who had succeeded Mir Jafar to the throne?
There are 20 questions to complete.