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 reference to Maratha Administration, ‘Waqenavis’ refers …

A - Prime Minister

B - Revenue Minister

C - Home Minister

D - Foreign Minister

Answer : C

Explanation

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Q 2 - In whose viceroyalty, CR Formula was introduced?

A - Lord Willingdon

B - Lord Linlithgow

C - Lord Wavell

D - Lord Irwin

Answer : C

Explanation

CR Formula was introduced in 1944 by C Rajagopalachari.

Q 3 - Mountbatten proposed the plan to transfer of power on …

A - June 30, 1948

B - August 15, 1947

C - June 3, 1947

D - February 20, 1947

Answer : C

Explanation

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Q 4 - Deccan Education Society was founded by …

A - M. G. Ranade

B - Raghunath Rao

C - Viresialingam Pantulu

D - Annie Besant

Answer : A

Explanation

Along with Ranade, other instrumental founding members were V. G. Chibdonkar, G. G. Agarkar.

Q 5 - Which among the following Acts had commenced the non-official resolutions in the councils?

A - Act of 1858

B - Indian Councils Act of 1909

C - Indian Councils Act of 1892

D - Indian Councils Act of 1861

Answer : B

Explanation

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Q 6 - Which among the following Acts is also known as Montagu-Chelmsford Reform?

A - Government of India Act, 1919

B - Indian Councils Act of 1909

C - Indian Councils Act of 1892

D - Indian Councils Act of 1861

Answer : A

Explanation

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Q 7 - In 1878, the Famine Commission was constituted, who among the following was the president of the commission?

A - Wilson Hunter

B - Richard Strachey

C - William Stevenson Meyer

D - Richard Burn

Answer : B

Explanation

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Q 8 - Kakori train robbery took place in …

A - 1931

B - 1922

C - 1925

D - 1918

Answer : C

Explanation

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Q 9 - Who said

“I alone with the help of my Secretary and my typewriter won Pakistan for the Muslims.”

A - Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

B - Wali Khan

C - R. J. Moore

D - M. A. Jinnah

Answer : D

Explanation

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Q 10 - Consider the following statements:

1. August Offer proposed the right of making constitution would be mainly in Indians hand.

2. Cripps Mission proposed the right of making constitution would be solely in Indians hand.

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

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