Indian History MCQ-22

With reference to Indian freedom struggle, who among the following was labelled as ‘Moderate’ leader in the Congress ?

A. Gopal Krishna Gokhle
B. Bipin Chandra Pal
C. Lala Lajpat Rai
D. Aurobindo Ghosh

Who among the following was thrice elected president of the Indian National Congress ?

A. Dadabhai Naoroji
B. Surendranath Banerji
C. Gopal Krishna Gokhle
D. Shankaran Nair

Consider the following statements and identify the person—

During his stay in England, he endeavored to educate the British people about their responsibilities as rulers of India. He delivered speeches and published articles to support his opposition to the unjust and oppressive regime of the British Raj. In 1867, he helped to established the East India Association of which he became the Honorary Secretary.

A. Pheroze Shah Mehta
B. Mary Carpenter
C. Dadabhai Naoroji
D. Anand Mohan Bose

Where was the first session of Indian National Congress held?

A. Calcutta
B. Bombay
C. Ahmedabad
D. Allahabad

Indian National Congress was founded by—

A. Womesh Chandra Banerjee
B. Michal Hurne
C. Allon Octavian Hume
D. Mahatma Gandhi

Who was the founder of the Indian Association ?

A. Dadabhai Naoroji
B. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C. A.O. Hume
D. Surendranath Banerjee

The second session of Indian National Congress was presided over by—

A. Ganesh Agarkar
B. Surendranath Banerjee
C. Dadabhai Naoraji
D. Pheroz Shah Mehta

The partition of Bengal came into effect on—

A. 15th August, 1905
B. 15th September, 1905
C. 15th October, 1905
D. 15th November, 1905

Who among the following was NOT known as a moderate in the National movement ?

A. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
B. Dadabhai Naoroji
C. M.G. Ranade
D. Gopal Krishna Gokhle

Which of the following papers was essentially the mouthpiece of the policies of liberals ?

A. New India
B. Leader
C. Young India
D. Free Press Journal

The method of moderate leaders of the Congress was ?

A. Non Co-operation
B. Constitutional Legitations
C. Passive Resistance
D. Civil Disobedience

The most important organisation of the pre-congress nationalist organisations was the—

A. Bengal British India Society
B. East India Association
C. Young Bengal Association
D. Indian Association of Calcutta

The correct chronological order of following organisations is—

1. Bombay Association
2. Madras Mahajan Sabha
3. Indian Association
4. Indian League

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

Who said, ‘The Congress is tottering to its fall and one of my’greatest ambition while in India is to assist it to a peaceful demise’ ?

A. George Hamilton
B. Lord Curzon
C. Lord Dufferin
D. Lord Minto

Who of the following was the first Muslim President of Indian National Congress ?

A. Badaruddin Tayabji
B. Abul Kalam Azad
C. Rafi Ahmed Kidwai
D. M.A. Ansari

Who is the exponent of the theory of ‘economic drain’ of India during the British rule ?

A. Dadabhai Naoroji
B. M.N. Roy W
C. Jai Prakash Narayan
D. Ram Manohar Lohiya

The first Indian to contest an election to the British House of Commons was—

A. Dadabhai Naoroji
B. Gopal Krishna Gokhle
C. Pheroz Shah Mehta
D. W.C. Bannerjee

Given below a list of persons who became Presidents of Indian National Congress. Arrange them in chronological order. Select your answer using the codes given below the list:

1. Mahatma Gandhi
2. Jawaharlal Nehru
3. Vallabhbhai Patel
4. Smt. Sarojini Naidu

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

The President of the Indian National Congress in 1885 was :

A. George Yule
B. Dadabhai Naoroji
C. W.C. Bannerji
D. W. Wedderburn

Who, among the following, was NOT present in the founding session of Indian National Congress ?

A. Dadabhai Naoroji
B. G. Subramaniya lyer
C. Justice Ranade
D. Surendranath Bannerjee