Competitive Exams: History MCQs (Practice-Test 50 of 130)

  1. What is the correct chronological sequence of the following act?

    1. Indian Trade unions act

    2. Indian Factories Act

    3. The Trade Disputes Act

    4. Indian Mines Act

    Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

    1. 2, 4, 1, 3

    2. 3, 1, 4, 2

    3. 1, 3, 2, 4

    4. 4, 2, 3, 1

  2. The President of the All India Kisan Sabha in 1936 was

    1. NG Ranga

    2. Swami Sahajananda Saraswati

    3. Vidyanand

    4. Baba Ramechandra

  3. The Factory Act of 1881 was passed with a view to

    1. Prohibit the employment of children below the age of 7 in any factory

    2. Allow the workers to form trade unions

    3. fix the wages of industrial workers

    4. reduce the working hours for women employees

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

    List-I (Legislation) List-II (Governors General)
    1. Hindu window's Remarriage Act

    2. Prohibition of Sati

    3. Age of Consent act

    4. Abolition of Slavery

    1. William Benunck

    2. Lansdowne

    3. Eilenborough

    4. Dalhousie

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
  5. Who among the following were associated with eradication of unsociability?

    1. K Rango Rao

    2. Vithal Ramji Shinde

    3. Gopal Krishana Gokhale

    4. Gangu Ram

    Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 1, 2 and 4

    3. 2 and 3

    4. 1, 3 and 4

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

    List-I (Nationalist Authors) List-II (Works)
    1. Krishnaji Prabhakar Khadilkar

    2. Subhadra Kuman chauhan

    3. Saadat husan Munto

    4. Vallathol Narayana Menon

    1. Jhansi Ki Rani

    2. Kichaka Vadh

    3. Kali slwar

    4. Enpe Gurunathan

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
  7. Which one of the following led to the failure of the Cripps Mission?

    1. Indian demand for the full control of national defence

    2. Indian demand for completed control over national finance

    3. Demand for the Indianisation of the Civil Services

    4. Demand for the release of all political prisoners

  8. The Poona Sarvajanik Sabha was used by Tilak to popularize

    1. The legal right of ryots in a famine situation

    2. The Swdeshi Movement in the Bombay Province

    3. Civil disobedience Movement

    4. The demand for social reforms.

  9. Which of the following are correctly matched?

      • Chitto Pandey
      • Quit India Movement
      • Lakshmi Swaminathan
      • INA
      • Sasibhushan Ray Chaudhuri
      • Non-Co-operation
      • Gurdit Singh
      • Anushilan Party

    Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 2

    2. 1 and 3

    3. 2 and 4

    4. 3 and 4

  10. Of the four event mentioned below, which one was chronologically the last to take place?

    1. Simla Conference

    2. Election of July, 1946

    3. The Offer of the Cabinet Mission Plan

    4. Muslim League joining the Interim

    Government.

  11. the Indian independence Act, 1947 came into force on

    1. February 20, 1947

    2. June 3, 1947

    3. July 18, 1947

    4. August 15, 1947.

  12. The largest concentration of Harappan sites has been found along the.

    1. Sutlej

    2. Indus

    3. Ghaggar-Hakra

    4. Ravi

  13. Which of the following Harappan crops are believed to have diffused from West Asia?

    1. Wheat

    2. Rice

    3. Cotton

    4. Barley

    Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 4

    2. 2 and 3

    3. 1, 3 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 4

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

    List-I (Items found in Harappan sites) List-II (Possible sources)
    1. Copper

    2. Shell

    3. Lapis Lazuli

    4. Gold

    1. Decan

    2. Rajasthan

    3. Kutch

    4. Afghanistan

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
  15. Consider the map given below The places marked 1, 2, 3 and 4 respectively are

    1. Ropar, Banawali, Surkotda, Alamgirpur

    2. Kalibangan, Kalibangan, Surkotda Harappa, Almgipur.

    3. Kalibangan, Lothal, Harappa, Hulas.

    4. Banawali, Dholavira, Manda

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