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 Lahore Conspiracy Case had occurred?

A - Lord Chelmsford

B - Lord Curzon

C - Reading

D - Lord Irwin

Answer : D

Explanation

During the Irwin’s viceroyalty, the Lahore Conspiracy was related to the trial of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, and Sukhdev. It was basically second Lahore Conspiracy.

Q 2 - Agitation against “Cunningham Circular” was initiated in …

A - Karnataka

B - Bengal

C - Assam

D - Nagaland

Answer : C

Explanation

N/A

Q 3 - Consider the following statements:

1. C. Rajagopalachari became the first Governor General of Independent India.

2. Mohammad Ali Jinnah became the first Governor General of Pakistan.

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

A - Only 1

B - Only 2

C - Both

D - Neither 1 nor 2

Answer : B

Explanation

Lord Mountbatten became the first Governor General of Independent India.

Q 4 - In whose viceroyalty, the capital was moved from Calcutta to Delhi?

A - Lord Curzon

B - Lord Minto

C - Lord Hardinge II

D - Lord Chelmsford

Answer : C

Explanation

In 1911, capital was moved from Calcutta to Delhi.

Answer : D

Explanation

N/A

Q 6 - Who among the following had introduced the permanent settlement in Bengal?

A - Warren Hastings

B - Lord Cornwallis

C - Sir John Shore

D - Wellesley

Answer : B

Explanation

The permanent settlement was introduced in 1793.

Q 7 - The Battle of Buxar that fought in 1764 was commanded by …

A - Hector Munro

B - Robert Clive

C - Cornwallis

D - John Lawrence

Answer : A

Explanation

In the Battle of Buxar, British East India Company commander Munro defeated Shuja-ud-Daulah, Shah Alam, and Mir Qasim.

Q 8 - Who among the following had introduced the Subsidiary Alliance System?

A - Warren Hastings

B - Lord Cornwallis

C - Sir John Shore

D - Wellesley

Answer : D

Explanation

Subsidiary Alliance System was introduced in 1798.

Q 9 - In whose (Congress) Presidentship, the Resolution on Fundamental Rights and National Economic Program passed?

A - M. K. Gandhi

B - M. A. Ansari

C - Jawaharlal Nehru

D - Vallabhbhai Patel

Answer : D

Explanation

The Resolution on Fundamental Rights and National Economic Program had passed in Karachi Session in 1931.

Q 10 - In reference to independence and partition, consider the following statements:

1. Khan Brothers who led the Congress in the North West Frontier Province boycotted the referendum.

2. Dr. Khan Sahib, the then Chief Minister of North West Frontier Province gave consent to hold Plebiscite.

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

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