Competitive Exams: History MCQs (Practice-Test 23 of 130)

  1. Who among the following said, ‘Forget not that the lower classes, the ignorant, the poor, the illiterate, the cobbler, the sweeper are thy flesh and blood, thy brothers’

    1. Jyotiba Phule

    2. B R Ambedkar

    3. Swami Vivekananda

    4. Mahatma Gandhi

  2. Mahajani Sabhyata was written by

    1. Rabindranath Tagore

    2. Munshi Premchand

    3. Sahajanand

    4. Indulal Yagnik

  3. Following the Quit India Movement of 1942 the National Government was NOT set up in

    1. Tamluk

    2. Satara

    3. Monghyr

    4. Talcher

  4. Which one of the following is NOT correct regarding land-reforms in postindependence India?

    1. Ceiling on land holdings

    2. Conferment of cultivator's right over the land to the tiller

    3. Consolidation of land holdings

    4. Prohibition of Benami transfer

  5. Who among the following said, ‘For me every tiniest activity is governed by what I consider to be my religion’

    1. Swami Vivekanand

    2. V D Savarkar

    3. Mahatma Gandhi

    4. Subhash Chandra Bose

  6. Which one of the following regions came under the direct administration of the English East India Company after the third Anglo-Mysore war?

    1. Malabar

    2. Kanara

    3. Tanjore

    4. Travancore

  7. Who among the following established the Mohammedan Literary Society in 1863 at Calcutta?

    1. Nawab Abdul Latif

    2. Syed Amin Ali

    3. Shariatulla

    4. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari

  8. The Nair Service Society was founded by

    1. Chandra Menon

    2. T M Madhavan

    3. M Padmanabha Pillai

    4. K Ramakrishna Pillai

  9. The Madras Mahajan Sabha came into existence in

    1. 1892

    2. 1883

    3. 1884

    4. 1885

  10. Which of the following is NOT one of the Sikh misls?

    1. Ahluwalia

    2. Dalewalia

    3. Kanheya

    4. Aliwal

  11. Who among the following was NOT involved in the drafting of the Bombay Plan?

    1. Lala Shriram

    2. G D Birla

    3. Bhulabhai Desai

    4. J R D Tata

  12. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer:

    List-I (Literary works) List-II (Individuals)
    1. Din Mitra

    2. Martanda Varna

    3. New India

    4. Nibandhanala

    1. C V Raman Pillai

    2. Mukum Rao Patil

    3. Vishnu Krishna Chiplunkar

    4. Bipin Chandra Paul

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
  13. The Prajamandal or the All-India States People's conference got fully fused with the National Movement at the time of the

    1. Resignation of the Congress Ministries in 1939

    2. Culmination of Quit India Movement

    3. Start of Civil Disobedience Movement

    4. Transfer of Power

  14. Consider the following treaties:

    1. Treaty of Bassein

    2. Treaty of Deogaon

    3. Treaty of Poona

    4. Treaty of Gwalior

    The correct chronological sequence of these treaties is

    1. 1, 2, 3, 4

    2. 2, 4, 3, 1

    3. 4, 2, 1, 3

    4. 1, 3, 2, 4

  15. The megalithic type shown in above photograph is

    1. Stone circle

    2. Menhir

    3. Dolmen

    4. Stone alignment