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 All India Kisan Sabha was founded by whom in 1936?

[A] Mahatma Gandhi
[B] Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
[C] JB Kriplani
[D] Sahajanand Saraswati

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12. In 1838, Dwarkanath Tagore had established the Landholders Society in association with which of the following other social workers?

  1. Raja Rammohan Roy
  2. Prasanna Kumar Tagore
  3. Radhakanta Deb
  4. Ramkamal Sen

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] 1, 2 & 3
[B] 2, 3 & 4
[C] 2 & 3
[D] 1, 3 & 4

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13. Consider the following events that happened in the first few years of 1930s:

  1. Third Round Table Conference
  2. White Paper on Constitutional Reform
  3. Enactment of Government of India Act 1935
  4. Withdrawal of Civil Disobedience Movement

Which among the following is the correct order in which the above happened?

[A] 1 2 3 4
[B] 1 2 4 3
[C] 1 3 2 4
[D] 1 4 2 3

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14. The Poona Pact provided for which of the following?

  1. Reservation in Provincial legislatures in favour of the depressed classes
  2. 18% Reservation for depressed classes in the central legislatures
  3. Education grant for the depressed classes
  4. Double voting for the depressed classes in some select electorates

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 1, 2 & 3
[C] Only 2 & 3
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

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15. The appeal from the Federal Court of India established by Government of India Act 1935 could be taken to__:

[A] Viceroy of India
[B] Secretary of State for India
[C] King of England
[D] Privy Council

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16. Which of the following organizations were founded by Balgangadhar Tilak:
1. All India Home Rule League
2. Deccan Education Society
3. Arya Bandhav Samaj
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

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

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17. Consider the following statements about the Indian Councils Act 1892:

  1. It established the provision of including the indirectly elected members to the legislative council
  2. The members of the legislative councils were authorised to ask questions with respect to discussion on Budget

Which of 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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18.   Consider the following statements about Dharasana Satyagraha:

  1. It was led by Sarojini Naidu
  2. This Satyagraha was organised to protect the rights of Ahmedabad Mill-Workers

Which of 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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19.  Which of the following events occurred during the reign of Lord Dalhousie as Governor General of India?

  1. Establishment of Public Works Department
  2. Setting up of Post and Telegraph Services
  3. Wood’s Despatch
  4. Widow Reforms Act

Select the correct option from codes given below:

[A] 1, 2 & 3 Only
[B] 1, 3 & 4 Only
[C] 2 & 4 Only
[D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

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20. Kalpana Dutt was associated with:

[A] Kakori Train Robbery
[B] Alipore Bomb Conspiracy
[C] Chittagong armoury raid
[D] Delhi Conspiracy Case

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