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.

71. Which of the following Article of the Indian Constitution contains Freedom of speech and expression?

[A] Article 19
[B] Article 21
[C] Article 22
[D] Article 51

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72. Which among the following resolutions of the Minute of Lord Macaulay are correct?
1. Extension of European literature and science
2. Assisting the students for Oriental learning was stopped
3. Oriental works would not receive Government funds
4. Government fund would be utilized on English literature and science
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

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

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73. Who among the following was appointed as the chairman of the committee to formulate the scheme of basic education in India in the Wardha educational conference?

[A] N.S. Reddy
[B] William Hunter
[C] Maulana Azad
[D] Zakir Hussain

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74. Who among the following was the founder of Samvad Kaumudi?

[A] Ishwar Gupta
[B] Prabodh Sanyal
[C] Raja Rammohan Roy
[D] Rabindranath Tagore

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75. Indigo commission was appointed in which year?

[A] 1855
[B] 1856
[C] 1859
[D] 1860

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76. Alluri Sitarama Raju was associated with which among the following rebellion?

[A] Eka Movement
[B] Rampa Movement
[C] Moplah Rebellion
[D] Indigo Revolt

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77. Who among the following was/ were associated with the foundation of the Congress Socialist Party?
1. Jai Prakash Narayan
2. Ram Manohar Lohia
3. Acharya Narendra Deva
Choose the correct option from the codes given below :

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

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78. The Portuguese build their first fortress in India at which of the following places?

[A] Cochin
[B] Goa
[C] Anjidiv
[D] Cannanore

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79. Which of the following fort was the first fort constructed by the Britishers?

[A] Fort St. Angelo
[B] Fort St. George
[C] Fort St. David
[D] Fort William

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80. In which of the following year, did the British introduce Gregorian calender in their dominion in India?

[A] 1740
[B] 1752
[C] 1765
[D] 1772

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