Indian History UPSC Civil Services,NDA,IAS,State PSC,Competitive exam

Indian History Mock Test-109

Question No:1

The song Bande Mataram, which served as a great inspiration to the patriotic sons of India in their freedoqj struggle, is in the book—

A. Anand Math
B. Durgesha Nandini
C. Meghanad Vadh-Kavya
D. Virangana Kavya



Question No:2

Who wrote the famous song Sare Jahan Se Achchha Hindustan Hamara ?

A. Sahir Ludhiyanvi
B. Syed Ahmed Khan
C. Muhammad Iqbal
D. Bahadur Shah ‘Zafar’



Question No:3

The Ancient Monument Protection Act was enacted during the Governor-Generalship of—

A. Lord Minto
B. Lord Linlithgow
C. Lord Curzon
D. Lord Canning



Question No:4

Which one of the following books is associated with the rise of national movement in India ?

A. Gitanjali
B. Anand Math
C. Satyartha Prakash
D. Gita Rahasya



Question No:5

The main reason for the British Government to spread modern education in India during pre-independence period was—

A. the need for educted Indians in minor administrative posts
B. to promote Indian culture
C. to modernise the Indian people so that they could share their political responsibilities
D. None of these



Question No:6

Who established Shanti Niketan ?

A. Jawahar Lal Nehru
B. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C. Rabindra Nath Tagore
D. Mohandas Karamchond Gandhi



Question No:7

Who wrote ‘Discovery of India’ ?

A. Jawahar Lal Nehru
B. Lala Lajpat Rai
C. Dadabhai Naoroji
D. Moti Lal Nehru



Question No:8

Which of the following books was known as the ‘Bible of Bengali Patriotism’ ?

A. Geetanjali
B. Anand Math
C. Devdas
D. Gora



Question No:9

Who wrote the book ‘Life Divine’ ?

A. Mulk Raj Anand
B. Abul Kalam Azad
C. Aurobindo Ghosh
D. Jawahar Lal Nehru



Question No:10

Which one of the following is NOT correctly matched ?

A. Gopal Krishna Gokhle — Servants of India Society
B. Syed Ahmed Khan—Mohammadam Anglo Oriental Defence Association
C. Moti Lal Nehru — Nehru Report
D. Mohammad Ali Jinnah — Khilafat Movement



Question No:11

What is Radcliff Line ?

A. Indo-Pakistan boundary line
B. Indo—China boundary line
C. America—Canada boundary line
D. Russia-Finland boundary line



Question No:12

Arrange the following in chronological order and select the correct answer from the codes given below—

1. Dandi March
2. Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
3. Quit India Movement
4. Swadeshi Movement

Codes:

A. 2-4-1-3
B. 4-2-1-3
C. 2-1-4-3
D. 4-2-3-1



Question No:13

Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below :

Editor—Newspaper
A. Bipin Chandra Pal 1. New India
B. Aurobindo Ghosh 2. Comrade
C. Brahmobandhab Upadhyay 3. Vande Mataram
D. Muhammad Ali 4. Sandhya
Codes:

ABCD

A. 1342
B. 2134
C. 2143
D. 1342



Question No:14

Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below :

Event— Person
A. Doctrine of Lapse 1. Curzon
B. Partition of Bengal 2. Clive
C. Dual Government in Bengal 3. Dalhousie
D. Social Reforms 4. Bentick

Codes: ABCD

A. 2 3 1 4
B. 3 1 4 2
C. 3 1 2 4
D. 2 3 4 1



Question No:15

Consider the following statements and select the correct answer from the codes given below :

1. Subhash Chandra Bose formed the forward bloc
2. Bhagat Singh was one of the founders of Hindustan Republican Socialist Association (HRSA)

Codes :

A. Only 1 is correct
B. Only 2 is correct
C. Both 1 and 2 are correct
D. None of these



Question No:16

In whose Viceroyalty the White Mutiny (1883) took glace ?

A. Lord Curzon
B. Lord Minto
C. Lord Ripon
D. Lord Hardinge



Question No:17

To which part of India did the poet Iqbal, who wrote ‘Sare Jahan Se Achchha Hindustan Hamara’ belong?

A. Delhi
B. U.P.
C. Punjab
D. Hyderabad



Question No:18

Which one of the following was an emigre communist journal of M.N. Roy ?

A. Kisan Sabha
B. The Worker
C. Vanguard
D. Arushila



Question No:19

Who founded Asiatic Society of Bengal ?

A. William Jones
B. Bethune
C. David Hane
D. Lord Ripon



Question No:20

The Civil Services was brought into existence in India by

A. Warren Hastings
B. Cornwallis
C. Dalhousie
D. Ripon