Modern Indian history MCQ's Questions
The Wahabis operated from
Who among the following gave the safety valve theory for Indian National Congress?
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Lala Lajpat Rai
''Congress is in reality a Civil war without arms''Who among the following made the above remarks in regard to Congress?
Mohammad Ali Jinnah
Syed Ahamad Khan
After the ruin of India's trade, Industries and handicrafts, the burden of taxation in India had to be mainly borne by
All the above
Aligarh Muslim University was founded by
Syed Ahmed Khan
Abul Kalam Azad
The first political association of India founded in 1891 was the
Landholders Society of Calcutta
British Indian Association
Madras Native Association
Why did Mahatma Gandhi ultimately lend his support to the resolution passed by the Congress Working Committee agreeing to the partition of India in spite of his personal, life-long outspoken disapproval of Pakistan?
There was no other go after he was presented with a fait accompli
Jawaharlal Nehru convinced him about the justification in favour of it
To prevent the loss of prestige of the Congress Ministers who had agreed to the partition
The problem at home were far too pressing to carp about a minor concession being conceded to the Muslim League
The Secretary of State for India was given powers by
The Act of 1909
The Act of 1919
The Act of 1858
The Act of 1861
The roots of the 1857 revolt lay in
Blatantly discriminatory policies
Exploitative land revenue policy
The policy of greased cartridges
All of the above
The Non-Cooperation movement had been launched by Gandhi in the year
To whom is the statement "Cowardice and ahimsa do not go together any more than water and fire" attributed?
Acharya Narendra Dev
M K Gandhi
'The Times of India' Which celebrated its 150th anniversary in 1988, was first published in 1838 as
The Non-Cooperation Movement was withdrawn in 1920 because of
Gandhi's ill health
The Congress' extremist policies
A fervent appeal by the government to do so
Violence erupting at Chauri Chaura
Consider the following reason of arresting and sending Bal Gangadhar Tilak to Mandalay Jail a few months after the Surat Split of 1907?
- Tilak supported the acts of the revolutionaries by writing in Kesari that there was excess of patriotism at the root of Bomb in Bengal.
- Tilak had induced the factory workers in Bombay to declare a strike
Only 1 is correct
Only 2 is correct
Both 1 & 2 are correct
Neither 1 nor 2 is correct
Who was the first European to translate the Bhapad Gita into English?
What benefits did the Poona Pact offer to the depressed classes?
44 seats in the central legislature
20% reservation in the provincial legislature
18% seats in the central legislature and 148 seats in the provincial legislature
50% reservation in the ICS
The Indian Civil Service Examination was thrown open to all by the Act of
Who among the following rulers of Bengal had issued a coin named Zurbe Murshedabad?
Murshid Quli Khan
Shuja-ud-Din Muhammad Khan
A manifesto known as ''Philosophy of the Bomb'', was brought out by which among the following organizations?
Hindustan Republic Association
Hindustan Socialist Republic Association
In Which year was the partition of Bengal scrapped?
There are 20 questions to complete.