Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions
In the light of events that occurred after the General Elections of 1937 and the subsequent formation of Indian ministries in various provinces, identify the statement which is incorrect:
Congress was highly successful and Muslim League failed miserably.
Congress emerged as the largest party in NWFP.
Unionist Party and Krishak Praja Party formed Governments in Punjab and Bengal respectively.
Pirpur Report was prepared by Jinnah to highlight the atrocities and misrule of the Congress ministries
The Golden Jubilee of the Indian Rational Congress (1885-1935) fell in 1935, Which was observed during the session held at
The Province of Bengal Constituted by the Act of 1935 would cease to exist as per..........
The Cabinet Mission Plan
The Indian Independence Act of 1947
The Dikie Bird Plan
Which of the following personalities were the founders of the 'Home Rule Movement'?
- Bal Gangadhar Tilak
- Annie Besant
- Mohammad Ali Jinnah
- Mahatma Gandhi
1 and 2
1, 2 and 3
1, 3 and 4
1, 2, 3 and 4
Lord Mountbatten had held detailed discussions on the approaching partition of India with
Mohammed Ali Jinnah
All of the above
As per the Indian Independence Act of 1947, Which of the following did not form a part of Pakistan?
East Bengal and the West Punjab
Sind and British Baluchistan
The North West Frontier
Which among the following Treaty left Raghunath Rao retire on Pension?
Treaty of Bassein
Treaty of Salbai
Treaty of Poona
Treaty of Madras
Provision was made by the Charter Act of 1813 for the establishment of a Church at..........
The All India Muslim League was founded in December 1906 at
Match the following social reformers of modern India with the institutions they founded (including year of their foundation):
$A-v, B-ii, C-iii, D-iv, E-i$
$A-ii, B-i, C-iv, D-iii, E-v $
$A-ii, B-v, C-iii, D-iv, E-i $
$A-v, B-ii, C-iv, D-iii, E-i $
Consider the following statements:
- Zaminadari Association was founded in 1837 and was later known as Landholders Society
- Zamindari Association merged with the British Indian Association within a decade of its formation.
- British Indian Association was established by Dada Bhai Naoroji
Only 1 and 2 are correct
Only 2 & 3 are correct
Only 1 & 3 are correct
All are correct
What was the name of the English weekly edited by Mahatma Gandhi?
The first strategically placed factory that the Britishers had fortified was at
The Dandi March undertaken by Gandhi was
A routine March
A part of the Quit India Movement
A part of the Civil Disobedience Movement
A demonstration of Congress power
The famine in Bihar and Bengal in 1873-74 was averted by the timely action of
After the Hindustan Republican Association was renamed as Hindustan Socialist Republic Association, a central committee was formed. Who among the following was from Bihar in this central Committee?
P N Ghosh
Of the following who did not find a place in the Legislative Council as per the Act of 1853?
The Lieutenant Governor
What was Jagat Seth's claim to fame in Bengal? He was the
Diwan of Siraj-ud-Daulah
Leading popular poet
Biggest banker in Bengal
Commander of the Nawab's troops
The Woods dispatch of 1854 is related to which of the following?
Setting up of some universities in India
Introduction of the India Post
Abolition of the Sati
Establishment of Administration Services in India
The name of the periodical published by Gandhi during his stay in South Africa was
There are 20 questions to complete.