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Indian History Mock Test-103

Question No:1

Assertion (A) : Lord Linlithgow described the August Movement of 1942 as the most serious revolt after the Sepoy Mutiny of 1
Reason (R) : Peasants joined the movement in large number in some places.

A. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
B. Both A and R is true but R is not a correct explanation of A
C. A is true but R is false
D. A is false but R is true



Question No:2

20 At the time of partition of India, which one of the following provinces of British India came forward with a plan for a united and independent existence ?

A. Punjab
B. Assam
C. Bengal
D. Bihar



Question No:3

The Balkan Plan for fragmentation of India was the brainchild of—

A. W. Churchil
B. M. A. Jinnah
C. Lord Mountbatten
D. V.P.Menon



Question No:4

Who among the following leaders proposed to adopt Complete Independence as the goal of the congress in the Ahmedabad Session of 1920 ?

A. Abul Kalam Azad
B. Hasarat Mohani
C. Jawahar Lal Nehru
D. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi



Question No:5

Who among the following organized the famous Chittgong armoury raid ?

A. Laxmi Sehgal
B. Surya Sen
C. Batukeshwar Datta
D. J. M. Sengupta



Question No:6

During the Indian freedom struggle, the Khudai Khidmatgars, also known as Red Shirts (Lal Kurtis), called for—

A. ihe Pathan nationalist unity and a struggle against colonialism
B. the union of Pasthun tribal areas in north-west with the Afghanistan
C. the adoption of terrorist tactics and methods for terrorising and finallly ousting the colonial rulers.
D. the adoption of communist revolutionary ideology for political and social refor



Question No:7

Assertion (A) : The effect of labour participation in the Indian nationalist upsurge of the early 1930s was weak.
Reason (R) : The labour leaders considered the ideology of Indian National Congress as bourgeois and reactionary?

A. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
B. Both A and R is true but R is not a correct explanation of A
C. A is true but R is false
D. A is false but R is true



Question No:8

The last opportunity to avoid the partition of India was lost with the rejection of—

A. Cripps Mission
B. Rajagopalachari Formula
C. Cabinet Mission Plan
D. Wavel Plan



Question No:9

The real intention of the British to include the Princely States in the Federal Union proposed by the Indian Act of 1935 was to—

A. exercise more and direct political and administrative control over the Princely States
B. involve the princes actively in the administration of the colony
C. finally effect the complete political and administrative take-over of all the Princely States by the British
D. use the princes to counter-balance the anti-imperialist doctrines of the nationalist leaders



Question No:10

The President of Indian National Congress at the time of partition of India was—

A. C. Rajagopalachari
B. J. B. Kripalani
C. Jawahar Lal Nehru
D. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad



Question No:11

When Congress leaders condemned the Montague-Chelmsford Report, many moderates left the party to form the—

A. Indian Liberal Federation
B. Swaraj Party
C. Indian Freedom Party
D. Independenc Federation of India



Question No:12

With reference to Indian freedom struggle, which one of the following statements is NOT correct ?

A. The Rowlett Act aroused a wave popular indignation and led to the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
B. Subhash Chandra Bose formed the forward Bloc
C. Bhagat Singh was one of the founders of Hidnustan Republican Socialist Association
D. In 1931, the Congress Session at Karanchi opposed Gandhi-Irwin Pact



Question No:13

Who headed the Interim Cabinet formed in the year 1946 ?

A. Rajendra Prasad
B. Jawahar Lal Nehru
C. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
D. Raja golpalachari



Question No:14

The leader of the Bardoli Satyagraha (1928) was—

A. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
B. Mahatma Gandhi
C. Vitthalbhai J. Patel
D. Mahadev Desai



Question No:15

The Montague-Chelmsford Report formed the basis of :

A. the Indian Councils Act, 1909
B. the Government of India Act, 1919
C. the Government of India Act, 1935
D. the Indian Independence Act, 1947



Question No:16

During the Indian freedom struggle, who among the following proposed that Swaraj should be defined as complete independence free from all foreign control ?

A. Mazharul Haque
B. Maulana Hasarat Mohani
C. Hakim Ajmal Khan
D. Abul Kalam Azad



Question No:17

The name of the famous person of India who returned the knighthood conferred on him by the British Government as a token of protest against the atrocities in Punjab in 1919 was :

A. Tej Bahadur Sapru
B. Ashutosh Mukherjee
C. Rabindra Nath Tagore
D. Syed Ahmed Khan



Question No:18

Consider the following events during India’s freedom struggle :

1. Chauri – Chaura Outrage
2. Morley – Minto Reforms
3. Dandi March
4. Montagu —Chelmsford Reforms

Which one of the following is the correct chronological order of the events above ?

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



Question No:19

Consider the following statements :

On the eve of launch of Quit India Movement, Mahatma Gandhi
1. asked the government servants to resign
2. asked the soldiers to leave their posts
3. asked the Princes of the Princely States to accept the sovereignty of their own people

Which of the statement given above is/are correct ?

A. 1 and 2
B. 2 and 3
C. 3 only
D. 1, 2 and 3



Question No:20

In which one of the following provinces was a congress ministry not formed under the Act of 1935 ?

A. Bihar
B. Madras
C. Orissa
D. Punjab