Indian History mock Test – 52

Question No:1

Who is the author of the novel ‘Devdas’ ?

A. Rabindra Nath Tagore
B. Bankim Chandra Cahttopadhyay
C. Sharat Chandra Cahttopadhyay
D. Munshi Premchand

Question No:2

Which one among the following is regarded as the Magna Carta of Indian Education ?

A. Wood’s Despatch
B. Hunter Commission
C. Sadler Commission
D. Wardha Scheme

Question No:3

Give the correct Chronological order of the following events :

1. Formation of Muslim League
2. Formation of All India Un touch ability League
3. Formation of All India Trade union Congress
4. Formation of Indian National Congress

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

Question No:4

Who is known as ‘Nightingale of India’ ?

A. Vijaya Laxmi Pandit
B. Lata Mangeshkar
C. Sarojini Naidu
D. Noor Jahan

Question No:5

Which one of the following Viceroys of India utilised for the first time local self government as the basis of election ?

A. Lord Bentick
B. Lord Cornwallis
C. Lord Ripon
D. Lord Lansdowne

Question No:6

Which one of the following is not correctly matched ?

A. Anand Math — Bankim Chandra Chatterje
B. India Wins Freedom — Surendra Nath Banerjee
C. Poverty and Un-British Rule in India — Dadabhai Naoroji
D. Unhappy India — Lala Lajpat Rai

Question No:7

The Constitution of India was adopted by the constituent Assembly on—

A. Aug. 15, 1947
B. Jan. 30, 1948
C. Nov. 26, 1946
D. Jan. 26,1950

Question No:8

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

List-I (Acts) List-II (Purpose)

A. Government of India 1. Provincial autonomy Act, 1919
B. Government of India 2. Saparate electorates Act, 1935
C. Morley-Minto Reforms 3. Partition of India
D. Mountbatten Plan 4. Diarchy



A. 2143
B. 4321
C. 2341
D. 4123

Question No:9

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

List-I (Publication) List-II (Person)

A. Vande Matram 1. Annie Besant
B. Common Weal 2. Bhupendra Nath Dutta
C. The Pupil 3. Bipin Chendra Pal
D. Yugantar 4. Lala Lajpat Rai

A. 2413
B. 3142
C. 2143
D. 3412

Question No:10

The Universities of Calcutta, Madras and Bombay were founded in the year—

A. 1845
B. 1854
C. 1857
D. 1861

Question No:11

Who amongst the following is the author of the famous classical book ‘A Passage To India’ ?

A. Mark Twain
B. Nayantara Sehgal
C. Nirad C. Choudhuri
D. E.M.Foster

Question No:12

Teachers’ Day is celebrated on the Birth day of—

A. Jawahar Lal Nehru
B. S. Radha Krishnan
C. Rajendra Prasad
D. Indira Gandhi

Question No:13

The National Calendar, which is based on Saka Era, was introduced in the year—

A. 1957
B. 1951
C. 1949
D. 1947

Question No:14

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer:

List-I (Persons) List-II (Books)
A. Chaudhary Khaliquzzaman 1. India Wins Freedom
B. Jawahar Lal Nehru 2. Pathway to Pakistan
C. Abul Kalam Azad 3. India Divided
D. Rajendra Prasad 4. Discovery of India

Codes: ABBCD

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

Question No:15

With reference to Indian Freedom struggle which one among the following events occurred earliest ?

A. Gandhi—Irwin Pact
B. Lucknow Pact
C. Cripps Mission Proposals
D. August Offer

Question No:16

Who of the following started the newspaper ‘Bande Mataram’?

A. Barindra Kumar Ghosh
B. Bipin Chandra Pal
C. Devendra Nath Tagore
D. Surendra Nath Bannerjee

Question No:17

The author of ‘Nil Darpan’ was—

A. Dinbandhu Mitra
B. Sivnath Shastri
C. Devendra Nath Tagore
D. Harishchandra Mukherjee

Question No:18

Who was the responsible for the introduction of the Vernacular Press Act ? ?

A. Lord Mayo
B. Lord Lytton
C. Lord Ripon
D. Lord Curzon

Question No:19

Who is the author of the book ‘Glimpses of World History’ ?

A. Abul Kalam Azad
B. Jawahar Lal Nehru
C. S. Gopalan
D. S. Radhakrishnan

Question No:20

Till date, who is the only Indian to have been awarded the Nobel Prize for literature ?

A. Ramdhari Singh Dinkar
B. Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
C. Rabindra Nath Tagore
D. R.K. Narayan