UPSC Modern History Previous Years Questions Quiz No2

1. An important aspect of the Cripps Mission of 1942 was: [2003]


2. Consider the following statements : [2010] 1. Dr. Rajendra Prasad persuaded Mahatma Gandhi to come to Champaran to investigate the problem of the peasants. 2. Acharya J.B. Kriplani was one of Mahatma Gandhi’s colleagues in his Champaran investigation. Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?


3. Consider the following pairs: [2017-I] 1. Radhakanta Deb: First President of the British Indian Association 2. GazuluLakshminarasuChetty: Founder of the Madras Mahajana Sabha 3. Surendranath Banerjee: Founder of the Indian Association Which of the above pairs is/are correctly matched?


4. Consider the following statements: 1. Lord Mountbatten was the Viceroy when the Shimla conference took place. 2. Indian Navy Revolt, 1946 took place when the Indian sailors in the Royal Indian Navy at Bombay and Karachi rose against the Government. Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


5. The 1929 Session of Indian National Congress is of significance in the history of the Freedom Movement because the [2014 – I]


6. Who suggested the reconstitution of the Viceroy Executive Council in which all the Portfolios including that of War Members were to be held by the Indian leaders? [2008]


7. A London branch of the All India Muslim League was established in 1908 under the presidency of : [2001]


8. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [1997] List-I List-II A. Surat Split 1. 1929 B. Communal Award 2. 1928 C. All Party Convention 3. 1932 D. Poorna Swaraj 4. 1907 Resolution 5. 1905 Codes:


9. Which one of the following Indian leaders was dismissed by the British from the Indian Civil Service? [1999]


10. Who among the following wrote the poem, Subh-e Azadi? [2008]


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