UPSC Modern History Previous Years Questions Quiz No11

1. B.R. Ambedkar was elected to the Constituent Assembly from: [1996]


2. Four resolutions were passed at the famous Calcutta session of Indian National Congress in 1906. The question of either retention OR of rejection of these four resolutions became the cause of a split in Congress at the next Congress session held in Surat in 1907. Which one of the following was not one of those resolutions ? [2010]


3. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [1999] List-I List-II A. Shyamji Krishna 1. Bande Mataram Varma B. Madame Bhikaji 2. Indian Sociologist Cama C. Annie Besant 3. The Talwar D. Aurobindo Gosh 4. Commonwealth Codes:


4. Assertion : Gandhi stopped the Non-Cooperation Movement in 1922. Reason (R): Violence at Chauri-Chaura led him to stop the movement. [1998]


5. What was the reason for Mahatma Gandhi to organize a satyagraha on behalf of the peasants off Kheda ? 1. The administration did not suspend the land revenue collection in spite of a drought 2. The administration proposed to introduce permanent settlement in Gujarat [2011 – I] Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


6. Who gave a systematic critique of the moderate politics of the Indian National Congress in a series of articles entitled New Lamps for Old? [2008]


7. Which one of the following is not a feature of the Government of India Act of 1935? [2000]


8. Consider the following statements : The most effective contribution made by Dadabhai Naoroji to the cause of Indian National Movement was that he [2012 – I] 1. exposed the economic exploitation of India by the British 2. interpreted the ancient Indian texts and restored the self-confidence of Indians 3. stressed the need for eradication of all the social evils before anything else Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


9. The Indian National Army (I.N.A.) came into existence in 1943 in: [2000]


10. The term “imperial preference” was applied to the: [1999]


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