Indian History MCQ-263

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After the 1945-46 elections the Congress did not form a ministry in :


Which of the following were proposals of the Cabinet Mission (1946) with regard to the constitution-making body?

I. The Union constitution was to be jointly settled by the entire Constituent Assembly including the representatives of the states
II. Three basic groups were proposed by the Mission-Group A (Hindu majority provinces); Group B (Muslim majority provinces) and Group C (Bengal and Assam)
III. The provinces did not have power to opt out of their ‘respective group.

IV. There would be a Union of India embracing both British India and the States.


Which of the following were envisaged by the Wavell Plan of 1945?

I. The Executive Council would have nominated members from amongst the nationalist leaders of India
II. The Executive Council would have equal number of Hindu and Muslim representatives and one each from the Sikhs and Depressed Classes.
III. The veto power of the Governor-General was to be abolished.

IV. The subject of Foreign Affairs was to be transferred from the Governor-General to an Indian member of the Council


Why was the Civil Disobedience Movement resumed after Gandhiji returned from the Second Round Table Conference?


Who among the following were considered constitutionalist within the Indian National Congress?


Consider the following Viceroys of India during the British rule:

1 . Lord Curzon
2 . Lord Chelmsford
3 . Lord Hardinge
4 . Lord Irwin

Which one of the following is the correct chronological order of their tenure?


Rowlatt after whom Rowlatt Act was named was a


With reference to Indian freedom struggle, which one of the following statements is NOT correct?


Moplah rebellion of 1921took place in :


Who among the, following Gandhian followers was a teacher by profession ? [IAS 2008]


In 1943, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose proclaimed the formation of the Provisional Government of independent India (Azad Hind) in :


Which one of the following was a journal brought out by Abul Kalam Azad ?


The song ‘Jana-gana-mana’ composed by Rabindranath Tagore, was first published in January 1912 under the title of:


A Royal Commission on the Public Service was appointed in the year


In the Interim Government formed in the year 1946, who of the following held the portfolio of Defence?


What did Gandhiji do to practise the ideals of truth and non-violence in 1916?


In 1917, at Champaran, the government forced farmers to undertake:


From where did Mahatma Gandhi start his historic Dandi March?


During the Dandi March the song ‘Raghupati Raghav Raja Ram …’ had been sung by the renowned musician


Gandhiji started Satyagraha movement in 1919 in protest against the: [Delhi Police 1993]


Who conceived the idea of Pakistan?


The Prime Minister of Britain at the time of India’s independence was:


All the three Round Table Conferences were held in :


Match the following:

A . My Experiments With Truth
B . The Indian Unrest
C . Un-British India
D . The First War of independence

1 . Dadabhai Naoroji
2 . Lokmanya Tilak
3 . Mahatma Gandhi
4 . V .D . Savarkar
5 . V . Chirol



The Quit India Movement started at: