Indian History- Modern India MCQ Part-4

1. Arrange the following in the order of chronology:

  1. William Adam's report on vernacular education.
  2. Lord Dalhousie minute on vernacular education
  3. Jonathan's Experiments on modern government school
  4. Wood's Despatch
A,B,C,D
A,C,B,D
B,C,A,D
D,A,B,C

2. 'Nij khamare dhan tolo' was the central slogan of which peasant movement?

Telangana Movement
Moplah Revolt
Tebhaga Movement
Bardoli Satyagrah

3. Who started the daily National Herald?

Jawaharlal Nehru
Mahatma Gandhi
Vallabhai Patel
Madam Bhikaiji Cama

4. The Congress policy of pray and petition ultimately came to an end under the guidance of

(UPSC,1999)

Aurobindo Ghosh
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Lala Lajpat Rai
Mahatma Gandhi

5. Hooghly was used as a base for piracy in the Bay of Bengal by:-

(UPSC,1995)

Portuguese
French
Danish
British

6. What do you understand by Simla Deputation?

Agreement between Congress and the British
Group of Muslim elites
British act for the trial for the White inmates

7. Chittagong Armoury raid was led by:-

Surya Sen
Nazrul Haq
J. M. Sengupta
Subhash Chandra Bose

8. Who is the first Viceroy of India?

(SSC CGL, 2017)

Lord Canning
Lord Curzon
Lord Wavell
Lord Mountbatten

9. Where was the 'Pakistan Resolution' passed by the Muslim League?

Lahore Session
Karachi Session
Bombay Session
Dhaka Session

10. What did the Sergeant Plan entail?

Educational reforms
Police Reforms
Army Reforms
Prison Reforms

11. Bose wanted India to be a synthesis of Socialism and Fascism. What did he call this novel concept?

Asteya
Nyayvada
Samyayada
Realism

12. Which of the following territories was not effected by the Revolt of 1857

(UPSC,2005)

Jhansi
Chittor
Jagdishpur
Lucknow

13. Who was the first Indian to be elected as the speaker of the Central legislative Assembly?

Vitthalbhai Patel
Vallabhai Patel
CR Das
Motilal Nehru

14. Who among the following wrote the book 'Bahubivah'?

Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Ishwar Chandra Vidya Sagar
Pandita Ramabai
Rabindranath Tagore

15. Who repealed the Vernacular Press Act ?

Lord Lytton
Lord Rippon
Lord Dufferin
Lord Mayo