General Studies: Important for Exam: Modern Indian History MCQ Part 15

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Q. Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

Match List – I with List – II and Select the Correct Answer from the Codes Given Below
Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer from the codes given below

List – I

List – II

A. Government of Indian Act 1909

1. The Black Law

B. Government Slaof India Act 1919

2. A Charter of very – Nehru

C. Government India

3. Montague of In Chelmsford Reform India Act 1935

D. Rowlett Re act 1919

4. Morley Minot forms

(a) 4 3 2 1

(b) 4 2 3 1

(c) 2 4 3 1

(d) 4 2 1 3


The following items consist of two statements, one labelled as Assertion (A) and the other labelled as Reason (R) You are to examine these two statements carefully and decide if the Assertion A and the Reason (R) are individually true and if so, whether the Reason is a correct explanation of the Assertion.

Select your answer to these items using the codes given below and mark your answer sheet accordingly.

(a) Both A and R are true, and R is the correct explanation of A.

(b) Both A and R are true, but R is not correct explanation of A.

(c) A is true but R is false.

(d) A is false but R is true.

106. Assertion (A):

The immediate cause of Revolt of 1857 was the introduction of new Royal new Enfield Rifles (which replaced browns basemen).

Reason (R):

The cartridges had to be bitten by teeth which thought to be greased with beef and pork.

107. Assertion (A):

Unity of Indians during 1857 was more destructive than constructive.

Reason (R):

The rebels had the aim of throwing the English out of India but lacked any vision for future government or social set up.

108. Assertion (A):

Spices were always in demand in Europe.

Reason (R):

Europeans were excessively fond of spicy food.

109. Assertion (A):

Battle of Plessey was marked with the beginning of drain of wealth from Indian to Britain.

Reason (R):

Europeans were excessively fond of spicy food.

110. Assertion (A):

Battle of Plessey was marked with the beginning of drain of wealth from India to Britain.

Reason (R):

For the first time British acquired some political control over Indian Territory.

111. Assertion (A):

Before 15th August 1947 all but three states (Junagadh, Kashmir, Hyderabad) Joined Indian union.

Reason (R):

The three states wanted to join Pakistan.

112. Assertion (A):

British government removed the ban on the Communist Party of India in July 1942.

The Communist Party promised to extend full Co – operation to be near elf- fort.

113. Assertion (A):

Communist Party indirectly supported the demand for Pakistan.

Reason (R):

It described India as conglomerate of autonomous units which should be rec

Cognized as distinct nationality.

114. Assertion (A):

Swami Dayan and was perhaps the first messenger of Swara.

Reason (R):

He consider the self-ruler state as the best form of States.

115. Assertion (A):

The revolt of 1857 was a sudden and unprecedented event.

Reason (R):

Popular discontent to the British ruler have been taking the form of armed resistance under deposed rulers, Zamindari, soldier officers and others from almost the time of establishment of British ruler in Bengal and Bihar.

Q. Shaheen and Swara Islands were:

(a) Andaman and Nicobar islands named so because of the presence of infamous prison for freedom fighters.

(b) Andaman and Nicobar Island named so by sub hash Chandra Bose after Japan handed over these islands to him.

(C) Andaman and nicobart and Lakshadweep figuratively called so by Mahatma Gandhi

(d) None of the above

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