Modern Indian History & Freedom Struggle Questions (MCQs)

Multiple choice questions on Modern Indian History & Freedom Struggle for General Studies and GK preparation of SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations.

1. Which of the following kingdoms granted the “Golden Farman” to British to trade freely in the state?

[A] Hyderabad
[B] Bijapur
[C] Golkunda
[D] Ahmednagar

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2. Who among the following has written Ghoolamgiri?

[A] Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
[B] Acharya Vinoba Bhave
[C] Jyotiba Phule
[D] Dadu Dayal

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3. Raja Yoga, Karma Yoga, Bhakti Yoga and Jnana Yoga are the works of which among the following social reformers of India?

[A] M. G. Ranade
[B] Swami Vivekanand
[C] Ramkrishna Paramhansa
[D] Raja Ram Mohan Roy

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4. The East India Company was deprived of monopoly of trade with India except Tea Trade by which among the following acts?

[A] The Charter Act of 1813
[B] The Charter Act of 1833
[C] The Charter Act of 1853
[D] Government of India Act 1858

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5. ‘Yudh Abhyas is a millitary exercise between:

[A] India – UK
[B] India – USA
[C] India – Russia
[D] India – Israel

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6. Pingali Venkaya is related to which of the following?

[A] Indian Army
[B] India’s National Flag
[C] India’s National Anthem
[D] India’s Constitution

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7. In which year First Roundtable conference on Kashmir was held in New Delhi ?

[A] 2002
[B] 2004
[C] 2005
[D] 2006

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8. Who among the following is the first Indian to win a Hoover Prize?

[A] Atal Bihari Vajpayee
[B] APJ Abdul Kalam
[C] Man Mohan Singh
[D] Sonia Gandhi

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9. Which among the following is the highest civilian bravery award? 

[A] Bharat Ratna
[B] Paramvir Chakra
[C] Sarvottam Jeevan Raksha Padak
[D] Jeevan Raksha Padak

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10. Bring out the only incorrect statement:

[A] Impeachment of the President Can be initiated in any house of the parliament
[B] Winston Churchill called Mahatma Gandhi as a “Naked Faqir”
[C] Megasthenes has written in detail about slavery in India that was prevalent in Mauryan Era
[D] Raj Rajeshwar temple was built by Chola Kings as Tanjore

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