Andhra Pradesh PSC: History MCQs (Practice-Test 83 of 130)

  1. The cultural background of Revolutionary Terrorism in Bengal had been strengthened by the writings of

    1. Michael Madhusudhan Dutt

    2. Sakharam Ganesh Deuskar

    3. Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay

    4. Rabindranath Tagore

  2. The lower castes tried to assets themselves by borrowing and imitating customs and manners of the upper castes. This was termed as Sanskritisation by

    1. Sadipada Banerjee

    2. N. M. Lokhande

    3. M N Roy

    4. S. M. Joshi

  3. The lower castes tried to assets themselves by Borrowing and imitating customs and manners of the upper cast This was termed as Sanskritisation by

    1. MK Gandhi

    2. Bernard Cohn

    3. BR Ambedkar

    4. MN Srinivas

  4. In the elections of 1937, the Muslim League's electoral performances in the Muslim majority provinces such as Sindh, Punjab and North West Frontier had been.

    1. Extremely poor

    2. Very good

    3. Good

    4. Very poor

  5. Subhas Chandra Bose fought the Congress Presidential elections in 1939 on the ground that

    1. He did not like the nomination of Sitaramayya

    2. He pleaded for elections instead of nominations

    3. He was opposed to Gandhiji

    4. He favoured an aggressive policy which was opposed by the Congress leaders.

  6. During the later half of the nineteenth century, the Indian intelligentsia started protesting against the policies of the colonial rule by various means. Which one of the following was not a part of the protest?

    1. Writing books and articles on the subject

    2. Publishing newpaers for articulating their views

    3. Forming societies, Associations and organizations to voice their grievances

    4. Permanent Settlement

  7. Lord Macaulay was associated with

    1. Reforms in the army

    2. Abolition of Sati

    3. Codification of laws

    4. Permanent Settlement

  8. The President of the Indian National Congress at the time of Indian independence was

    1. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

    2. Jawaharlal Nehru

    3. Dr. Rahjendra Prasad

    4. J. B. Kripalani

  9. Rabindranth Tagore gave up his knighthood because of

    1. Jallianwala Bagh tragedy

    2. Brutal suppression of Civil disobedience Movement

    3. Execution of Bhagat Singh

    4. Chauri chaura incident

  10. Match List I with list II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. AO Hume

    2. Sir Syaed Ahmad Khan

    3. Minto

    4. Fuller

    1. ‘Hindus and Muslims were two eyes of India’

    2. Enacted Seditious meeting act

    3. Lt. Governor of East Bengal and Assam

    4. Secretary of Indian national congress

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
  11. modernization of Muslims in India was initiated by

    1. Sir Syed Ahmad Khan

    2. Abdul latif

    3. Badrudding Tayabji

    4. Syed Amir Ali

  12. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matfched

    1. Deoband School. Saiyyad Ahamd Madani

    2. Majilis-i-Ahrar. Maulana Azad

    3. Khaksar. Inayat Ullah Mashriqui

    4. Khudai Khidmatgar. Abdul Ghaffar


  13. There was little sympathy in spite of loud professions loyalty. Moderate and extremist alike learnt with satisfaction of German victories. There was not love for Germany of course, only the desire to see our rulers humbled. Who among the following write this?

    1. C R Das

    2. Jawaharalal Nehru

    3. Gandhi

    4. Rabindranath Tagore

  14. Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched

      • Gokhle
      • British Indian Association
      • Narayan
      • All India trade Union Congress Malhar Joshi
      • Annie Besant
      • Servants of India society
      • Dadabhai naoroji
      • Home
      • Rule League
    • Assertion (A): Hinayana and Mahayana Buddhism were divided into four speculative Schoos, Vaibhashika, Sautrantika, Madhymika and Yogachara.
    • Reason (R): References to these four Schools are to be found in the Brahmanical works on philosophy
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.

    2. Both A and R are true but R is Not the correct explanation of A.

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true.