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.

61. Who of the following was the last Nawab of Oudh?

[A] Saadat Ali Khan
[B] Wajid Ali Shah
[C] Ahmed Ali Shah
[D] Muajjam Shah

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62. Which of the following military reforms of Lord Dalhousie is/ are correct?
1. The movement of troops from Bengal to West was started by him
2. Enlistment of Gurkha regiment in the Indian Army was recommended by him
3. he was in favor of recruiting British troops rather than the Indians
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

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

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63. The first underwater electric telegraph cable between India and England was laid down in which year?

[A] 1855
[B] 1856
[C] 1869
[D] 1870

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64. National Voters Day is celebrated on?

[A] 25th January
[B] 25th March
[C] 23rd July
[D] 25th September

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65. Who of the following viceroys is known as the Father of Local Self Government?

[A] Lord Ripon
[B] Lord Lytton
[C] Lord Elgin
[D] Lord Lawrence

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66. Who of the following was the chairman of the Irrigation Commission appointed by Lord Curzon?

[A] William Egbert
[B] Volvin Scott Moncrieff
[C] Norman Kwong
[D] Ralph Steinhauer

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67. Which among the following events took place during the viceroyship of Lord Hardinge II?
1. Delhi became the capital of India
2. Komagata Maru incident took place
3. Bihar and Orissa division was separated from the Bengal Presidency
4. Gopal Krishna Gokhale died
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

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

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68. Who of the following viceroy is also known as Christian Viceroy?

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

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69. Before appointment as the Viceroy of India, Lord Willingdon served as the Governor of which of the following places of India?

[A] Bombay
[B] Madras
[C] Both of them
[D] Bengal

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70. Which among the following events took place during the viceroyship of Lord Willingdon?
1. Indian Military Academy was established in Dehradun
2. Poona Pact was signed
3. Third Round Table Conference held
4. Government of India Act passed
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

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

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