Quiz 605: Indian History for SSC Examinations

1. Which among the following was the First Revolutionary organization of Bengal ?
[A]Hindustan Socialist Party
[B]Anushilan Samiti
[C]India House
[D]Jugantar Party

Anushilan Samiti

2. To do something for the Indigo Planters, who among the following persuaded Mahatma Gandhi to come to Champaran?
[A]Dr. Rajendra Prasad
[B]Rajkumar Shukla
[C]Brij Kishore
[D]Mahadev Desai

Rajkumar Shukla

3. Which among the following cities saw the first instance of Satyagraha in India?


4. Who among the following said that “The Rowlatt Act is a Preventive Murder“?
[A]Mahatma Gandhi
[B]Lala Lajpat Rai
[C]Edwin Samuel Montagu
[D]Jawahar Lal

Edwin Samuel Montagu

5. Who among the following did not vehemently protested the withdrawal of the Non-Cooperation Movement after the Chauri-Chaura Incident?
[A]Jawahar Lal Nehru
[B]Subhash Chandra Bose
[C]C R Das
[D]Motilal Nehru

Jawahar Lal Nehru

6. Who 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

Failure of Cripps Mission

7. Who among the following was the first Non-Congress chief minister of India?
[A]Indulal Yagnik
[B]N G Ranga
[C]EMS Naboodiripad
[D]Shankar Dayal Sharma

EMS Naboodiripad

8. About which among the following, Jawahar Lal Nehru made a comment that it was “Dead as Doornail”?
[A]Government of India Act 1935
[B]August Offer 1940
[C]Cripps Mission
[D]Wavell Plan

August Offer 1940

9. Who among the following was the head of the Arbital Tribunal set up at the time of India’s independence?
[A]C Radcliffe
[B]William Patrick Spens
[C]Edward Percy Smith
[D]William Lloyd Roots

William Patrick Spens

10. Which among the following sites of Indus Valley Civilization is located on the banks of River Indus in Larkana District of Pakistan?
[B]Mohen Jo Dero

Mohen Jo Dero

11. Who among the following gave the safety valve theory for Indian National Congress ?
[A]Bal Gangadhar Tilak
[B]Lala Lajpat Rai
[C]Bipinchandra Pal
[D]M N Roy

Lala Lajpat Rai
Lala Lajpat Rai used the safety valve theory in “Young India” in 1916 and said that it was a product of brain of Lord Dufferin.

12. Who among the following was the president of the British Indian Association that was founded in 1851?
[A]Radhakant Deb
[B]Debendranath Tagore
[C]Prasanna Kumar
[D]Dwarakanath Tagore

Radhakant Deb
President was Radhakant Deb, Debendranath Tagore was secretary.

13. Who among the following is called the father of Nationalism in India?
[A]Raja Rammohun Roy
[B]Bal Gangadhar Tilak
[C]Mahatma Gandhi
[D]Dadabhai Naoroji

Raja Rammohun Roy

14. Which among the following organizations published the journal called Indian Sociologists?
[A]India House
[B]Ghadar Party
[C]British Indian Association
[D]Berlin Committee

India House

15. Who among the following was the founder of the Paris Indian Society?
[A]S R Rana
[B]Bhikaji Kama
[D]Lala Hardayal

Bhikaji Kama