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Indian History Mock Test-107

Question No:1

Who was the Prime minister of England when India got independence ?

A. Attlee
B. Churchill
C. Thatcher
D. Wilson

Question No:2

Who was the first Indian to get selected in ICS ?

A. Satyendra Nath Tagore
B. Sarojini Naidu
C. Lala Lajpat Rai
D. C. R. Das

Question No:3

Who headed the Cabinet Mission ?

A. Staford Cripps
B. A. V. Alexander
C. Lord Pathic Lawrence
D. None of these

Question No:4

Which British Governor General introduced Postage Stamp in India ?

A. Lord Dalhousie
B. Lord Auckland
C. Lord Canning
D. Lord William Bentick

Question No:5

Consider the following statements :

1. Lord Mountbatten was sent to India in place of Lord Wavell as the Governor General of India in March 1
2. In July 1947, British Government passed the Act containing the main provisions of the Mountbatten Plan. This is known as the Indian Independence Act.

Which of these statements is / are correct ?

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2

Question No:6

Consider the following statements:

1. Bengal was separated into two provinces during the term of Lord Minto as the Viceroy of India.
2. Simon Commission came to India while Lord Irwin was the Viceroy of India.
3. The Government of India Act of 1919 is also known as Montague—Chelmsford Reforms.

Which of these statements are correct ?

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

Question No:7

Who, among the following, was associated with the newspaper ‘The Common Weal’ ?

A. John Bright
B. Shyamji Krishna Verma
C. William Wedderburn
D. Annie Besant

Question No:8

With reference to Indian freedom struggle, consider the following events—

1. Champaran Satyagraha
2. Dandi March
3. Jallianwala Bagh Tragedy
4. Partition of Bengal

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

Question No:9

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists :

List-I (Events) List-II (Persons)

A. Dandi March 1. Surya Sen
B. Home Rule Movement 2. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C. Chittgong Armoury Case 3. Muzaffar Ahmed
D. Kaenpur Conspiracy Case 4. Gandhijee



A. 3214
B. 3124
C. 4213
D. 4123

Question No:10

Which one of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched ?

A. Lord Wellesley — Subsidiary Alliance
B. Lord Dalhousie — Doctrine of Lapse
C. Lord Rippon — Vernacular Press Act
D. Lord Curzon — Partition of Bengal

Question No:11

Which one of these following pairs is correctly matched ?

A. Mahatma Gandhi — Home Rule Movement
B. Annie Besant — Non-cooperation Movement
C. Jawahar Lal Nehru — Khilafat Movement
D. Lala Hardayal — Hindustan Ghadar Party

Question No:12

Which one, among the following newspapers, was published first ?

A. The Madras Mail
B. The Indian Social Reformer
C. The Bengali Gazatte
D. The Times of India

Question No:13

Bande Mataram, the nationalist song, was part of—

A. Durgesh Nandini
B. Saraswati Chandra
C. Grihadaha
D. Anand Math

Question No:14

Consider th-e following statement and identify with the help of the code given below the Viceroy who made the statement and when—’In my belief, congress is tottering to its fall and one of my great ambitions while in India is to assist to a peaceful demise’.
Codes :

A. Lord Curzon, in a letter to the Secretary of States in 1900
B. Lord Curzon, while announcing the partition of Bengal
C. Lord Dufferin, during the farewell speech at Calcutta
D. Lord Minto, while addressing the Muslim delegation which met him at Simla in 1906

Question No:15

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists :

List-I List-II

A. W. C Bannerjee 1. Home Rule Movement
B. Annie Besant 2. Indian Revolutionary
C. Madanlal Dhingra 3. Swaraj Party
D. Moti Lal Nehru 4. First President of INC



A. 1432
B. 1423
C. 4132
D. 4123

Question No:16

Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched ?

A. Surendra Nath Banerjee — Home Rule Movement
B. Lala Hardayal— Organised an army in Europe for India’s freedom
C. Raja Radhakant Deb— Opposed the abolition of the practice of Sati
D. Sayed Ahmed khan— Founder of the Muslim League in 1906

Question No:17

Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched ?

A. Waren Hastings — The Battle of Plassey
B. Lord Cornwallis — The Permanent Settlement of Bengal
C. Lord Wellesley — The Prohibition of Sati
D. Lord Dalhousie — Local self Government

Question No:18

The introduction of local self-government in the modern period of India is associated with the administration of

A. Lord Ripon
B. Lord Irwin
C. Lord Dufferin
D. Lord Canning

Question No:19

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists—

List-I (Period)

A.1757 AD
B.1764 AD
C.1776 AD
D.1782 AD

List-II (Event)

1. Battle of Plassey
2. Treaty of Salbai
3. Battle of Buxar
4. Treaty of Purandhar

Codes :


A. 2341
B. 1342
C. 2431
D. 1432