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. Who among the following also launched a Home rule Movement in India, apart from Annie Besant?

[A] Arubindo Ghosh
[B] Bal Gangadhar Tilak
[C] Gopal Krishna Gokhale
[D] Madan Mohan Malviya

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12. Introduction of provincial Autonomy is related to which of the following acts?

[A] The Government of India Act, 1858
[B] The Government of India Act, 1909
[C] The Government of India Act, 1919
[D] The Government of India Act, 1935

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13. Which among the following is NOT correctly matched?

[A] 1929 : Bhagat Singh Threw Bomb at Central Assembly House
[B] 1930: Simon Commission came to India
[C] 1931: Second Round table Conference
[D] All are correct

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14. Which among the following is the leaders of China’s socio-political programs ‘Great Leap Forward’ and the ‘Cultural Revolution’?

[A] Zeng Qinghong
[B] Wang Zuo
[C] Mao Zemin
[D] Mao Zedong

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15. In which of the following months do India and Pakistan exchange their nuke installation lists every year?

[A] January
[B] February
[C] March
[D] April

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16. Who was the first English President of Indian National Congress?

[A] William Wedderburn
[B] George Yule
[C] A O Hume
[D] Henery Cotton

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17. Bring out the only incorrect statement:

[A] Allahabad High Court has Maximum number of sanctioned Judges in India
[B] Uttar Pradesh shares its border with 8 states
[C] Sultan Sikandar Lodi was the first to move his capital from Delhi to Agra
[D] Aligarh Muslim University was originally established by an act of parliament

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18. Consider the following matches: 

  1. Ashtapradan : Maratha Empire
  2. AshtaDiggaja : Vijaynagar Empire 
  3. Navaratna : Chandra Gupta I 
  4. Dahasala : Administration of Akbar 

Which among the above are matched correctly?

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

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19. which among the following Viceroy’s tenure, Simon Commission was appointed?

[A] Lord Wellington
[B] Lord Irwin
[C] Lord Reading
[D] Lord Chelmsford

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20. “Only mad men outside lunatic asylums could think or talk of independence” 
Who among the following had made this remark in context with the budding idea of Swarajya?

[A] Lord Hardinge
[B] Bal Gangadhar Tilak
[C] Gopal Krishan Gokhle
[D] Pheroz Shah Mehta

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