Modern Indian History & Freedom Struggle MCQs

1.

Aliah University is the First Muslim University of which of the following states?

[A] Gujarat
[B] West Bengal
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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2.

Consider the following:

  1. Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Botanical Garden
  2. Asiatic Society of Bengal
  3. Kolkata Alipur Zoological Gardens

Which among the following correctly represents the correct chronological order of the establishment of the above?

[A] 1,2,3
[B] 2,1,3
[C] 3,1,2
[D] 2,3,1

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3.

The famous Lalbagh Garden of the Bangalore was commissioned by which of the following rulers?

[A] Hyder Ali
[B] Tipu Sultan
[C] Krishnaraja Wodeyar III
[D] Krishnaraja Wodeyar II

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4.

What was PEPSU, after India’s independence?

[A] Part A state
[B] Part B state
[C] Part C state
[D] Part D state

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5.

Consider the following statements: 

  1. American Civil War (1861-1865) boosted the demand of Indian Cotton 
  2. The boost in the demand of Indian cotton ultimately led to failure of Bank of Bombay in 1866

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] 1 only
[B] 2 only
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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6.

Who among the following was elected the president of the Naval Central Strike committee of the Royal Indian Navy prior to the RIN Mutiny of 1946?

[A] M.S Khan
[B] General Shah Nawaz Khan
[C] Colonel Prem Sehgal
[D] Colonel Gurbaksh Singh Dhillon

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7.

The triumphant saying of “Attock to Cuttack” was most closely related to which of the following ?

[A] Mughals
[B] Marathas
[C] Scindhias
[D] Rajputs

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8.

Who among the following formed a government-in-exile, the Aarzi Hukumat or a temporary government in Junagarh ?

[A] Ramdas Gandhi
[B] Samaldas Gandhi
[C] Ramchandra Gandhi
[D] Harilal Gandhi

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9.

During the integration and merger of states after India’s independence, the firman of which of the following rulers was rejected by the Government of India terming it a “legalistic claim of doubtful validity”?

[A] Raja of Kashmir
[B] Nizam of Hyderabad
[C] Ruler of Travancore
[D] Nawab of Junagarh

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10.

Who among the following was the leader of Mahagujarat Movement?

[A] Sardar Patel
[B] Indulal Yagnik
[C] Savjibhai Korat
[D] Vinubhai Patel

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