General Studies: Important for Exam: Modern Indian History MCQ Part 63

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Q. Which of the following were the amendments proposed by Jinnah, on behalf of the Muslim League, at all parties’ conference held at Calcutta in December 1928 to discuss the Nehru Report?

1. Separate Electorates

2. Federal setup with residual powers to provinces

3. One- third representation to Muslims in the Central Legislature

4. Reservation to Muslims in Bengal and Punjab Legislature

5. Separation of Sindh from Bombay

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1,2and 3only

(b) 1,4and 5only

(c) 2,3and 4only

(d) 2, 3,4and 5only

Q. Consider the following statements regarding Justice Party of Madras province which formed the government in 1920.

1. It was founded by C Rajagopalachari.

2. It supported Montagu- Chelmsford Reforms.

3. It did not support Non- Cooperation Movement but supported Civil Disobedience Movement.

4. It introduced women suffrage and abolished Devarai system.

Which of the statements given above is/ are correct?

(a) 1only

(b) 2and 4only

(c) 3and 4only

(d) 1, 2,3and4

Q. In context of freedom struggle in 1940s, what does the term “prate Sarkar” refers to?

(a) It was a movement to show solidarity with the British Government.

(b) It was the title given to a group of revolutionaries in the Bengal province.

(c) It was an Independent Government formed in Samara.

(d) It was an initiative by British government to secure Indian support in the World war,

Q. What did the Tripura Session of Congress, 1939 declared in context of freedom struggle in princely States?

(a) It called upon to establish the All India State people Conference

(b) It declared the establishment of Congress units in different princely States

(c) It cautioned congress leaders in taking up the demands of the people of princely States

(d) It removed all restraints which congress had imposed upon itself in taking up princely state demands.

Q. Which of the following were the objectives of the Hindustan Socialist Republican Association (HSRA)?

1. Substitute British Imperialism in India by a federated republic of the United States of India.

2. Rouse the consciousness of the people to the futility of the Gandhi and methods of non- violence.

3. Demonstrate need and desirability of direct action and revolution for achieving complete independence.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1and 3only

(b) 2only

(c) 2and 3only

(d) 1,2and3

Q. Which of the following were the main goals of Wavell’s Breakdown plan?

1. A safe withdrawal of the British from India.

2. To avoid a partition of India by attempting to maintain it as one geographic entity.

3. To give the Muslim League an equal say in constitution formation.

Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) 1only

(b) 1and 2only

(c) 2and 3only

(d) 1,2and3

Q. Barolo Satyagraha was launched against

(a) Unjustified hike in land revenue by the authorities.

(b) Oppression of thikadars in charge of revenue collection.

(c) Refusal to grant remission in land revenue by the authorities despite a drought.

(d) The systems of summary evictions and renewal fees

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