Modern Indian History - Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Modern Indian History. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Q 1 - In whose viceroyalty, the First Round Table Conference was boycotted?

A - Lord Chelmsford

B - Lord Curzon

C - Reading

D - Lord Irwin

Answer : D

Explanation

In 1930, the First Round Table Conference took place.

Answer : C

Explanation

It did not include the convicted prisoners.

Q 3 - Consider the following statements:

1. Warren Hastings had attacked on Mahe, the French port; it was the territory of Haidar Ali.

2. Eyrecoot defeated Haidar Ali at Porto Novo in 1781.

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

A - Only 1

B - Only 2

C - Both

D - Neither 1 nor 2

Answer : C

Explanation

Haidar Ali died in Second Anglo-Mysore War.

Q 4 - Which among the following was criticized by Congress, but endorsed by Muslim League?

A - Third Round Table Conference

B - August Offer

C - Nehru Report

D - Simon Commission

Answer : B

Explanation

August Offer came in 1940.

Q 5 - Who among the following was popular as ‘Gurudev?’

A - Dadabhai Naoroji

B - Rabindranath Tagore

C - Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

D - Nagarjuna

Answer : B

Explanation

Tabore was an Indian Bengali polymath; he reshaped Bengali literature and music.

Q 6 - In reference to 1857 revolt, who was the leader of Jhansi?

A - Rani Laxmibai

B - Maulvi Ahmedullah

C - Khan Bahadur

D - Kunwar Singh

Answer : A

Explanation

N/A

Q 7 - In reference to Home Rule League Movement, consider the following statements:

1. Tilak’s League had 6 branched operated mainly in Maharashtra, Central Provinces, Karnataka, and Berar.

2. Besant’s League had 20 branches covered rest of India.

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

A - Only 1

B - Only 2

C - Both

D - Neither 1 nor 2

Answer : A

Explanation

Besant’s League had more than 200 branches.

Q 8 - In which year, Gandhi Ji went on ‘Fast unto death?’

A - 1932

B - 1929

C - 1934

D - 1935

Answer : A

Explanation

Gandhi Ji went on ‘Fast unto death’ in Yeravada prison.

Q 9 - In reference to two groups of Congress (Moderates and Extremists), consider the following statements:

1. Moderates had belief that being loyal to the British Crown would be beneficial.

2. Extremists had belief that British Crown was not worthy of their loyalty.

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

A - Only 1

B - Only 2

C - Both

D - Neither 1 nor 2

Answer : C

Explanation

N/A

Q 10 - Consider the following statements:

1. Murshid Quli Khan was appointed as the governor of Bengal by Mughal emperor Farrukh Siyar.

2. Murshid Quli Khan moved the capital of Bengal from Dacca to Murshidabad.

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

A - Only 1

B - Only 2

C - Both

D - Neither 1 nor 2

Answer : C

Explanation

Murshid Quli Khan appointed as the Subedar (or Governor) in 1717.


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