Modern Indian History MCQs

11.  Which among the following great revolutionaries was the brain behind the ‘Chittagong Armoury Raid’?
[A] Ganesh Ghosh
[B] Chandrashekhar Azad
[C] Surya Sen
[D] Lala Hardayal

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12. The revolutionary organisation ‘Abhinav Bharat Society’ was founded in 1904 by:
[A] Bhagat Singh
[B] Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
[C] Barindra Kumar Ghosh
[D] Pulin Behari Das

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13. Who among the following was popularly known as the ‘Frontier Gandhi’?
[A] Hasrat Mohani
[B] Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
[C] Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
[D] Iqbal Khan

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14. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was a great 19th Century Social Reformer who waged a struggle for/against which of the following social cause?
[A] Education of Women
[B] Widow Remarriage
[C] Abolition of Sati
[D] Untouchability

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15. Neel-Darpan’ by Din Bandhu Mitra portrays the plight of :
[A] Bengali Artisans
[B] Indigo Planters
[C] Landless Labourers
[D] All of the above

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16. The first British ‘Presidency’ in India was established at :
[A] Surat
[B] Madras
[C] Bengal
[D] Bombay

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17. Who planted the ‘Tree of Liberty’ at Srirangapatnam?
[A] Hyder Ali
[B] Tipu Sultan
[C] Chin Quilich Khan
[D] Murshid Quli Khan

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18. Which Indian mass movement began with the famous ‘Dandi March’ of Mahatma Gandhi ?
[A] Khilafat Movement
[B] Non-Cooperation Movement
[C] Civil Disobedience Movement
[D] Quit India Movement

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19. Who presided over the Karachi Session of Indian National Congress where the resolutions on Fundamental Rights and National Economic Policy were passed?
[A] Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
[B] Jawahar Lal Nehru
[C] Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
[D] Subhash Chandra Bose

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20. Arrange the following events/movements in the correct order of their chronology:
1. Rowlatt Act Satyagraha
2. Civil Disobedience Movement
3. Boycott of Simon Commission
4. Quit India Movement
[A] 1-2-3-4
[B] 1-3-2-4
[C] 2-3-4-1
[D] 2-3-4-1

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