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.

11. The term “Boycott of British Goods” was used in which of the following movements?

[A] Swadeshi Movement
[B] Quit India Movement
[C] Non Cooperative Movement
[D] Home Rule Movement

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12. 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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13. Which among the following formulated a Dominion Status Constitution for India?

[A] Fourteen Points of Jinnah
[B] Nehru Report
[C] Butler Report
[D] Simon commission

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14. In which year Treaty of Amritsar was signed between Ranjit Singh and East India Company?

[A] 1800
[B] 1803
[C] 1806
[D] 1809

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15. Who among the following are known to colonize an island first of all?

[A] Britishers
[B] French
[C] Portuguese
[D] Dutch

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16. Who among the following was elected three times as president of Indian National Congress?

[A] A O Hume
[B] Surendra Nath Banerjee
[C] Gopal Krishna Gokhle
[D] Dadabhai Naoroji

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17. Arrange Radio, Television , Films & Print Media In their sequence of arrival in India?

[A] Print, Radio, Television, Films
[B] Print, Films, Radio, Television
[C] Print, Radio, Films, Television
[D] Radio, Print, Films, Television

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18. Who among the following was appointed as the secretary of Education for India in 1917 by British and was the first Muslim to get this appointment in India?

[A] Azimulah Khan
[B] Allamama Mashriqi
[C] Mukhtar Ahamed Ansari
[D] Liaqut Ali Khan

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19. Which among the following act was known as the Anarchical and Revolutionary Crime act 1919?

[A] Indian Arms Act
[B] Pitts India Act
[C] Ilbert Bill
[D] Rowlatt Act

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20. Consider the following statements:

  1. The Ilbert Bill (1884) Controversy caused the greatest racial cleavage in India prior to establishment of the Indian National Congress
  2. Viceroy Ripon actually desired to abolish the racial prejudice from the Indian Penal Code while introducing this bill

Which among the above statement is / are correct?

[A] Only 1 is correct
[B] Only 2 is correct
[C] Both 1 & 2 are correct
[D] Neither 1 nor 2 is correct

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