Modern History MCQ Quiz

  1. The revolutionary organisation ‘Abhinav Bharat Society’ was founded in 1904 by_____________.
  2. What year was given to Goa for the merger of Maharashtra state?
  3. In India, the first service of the Public Service Commission was established under which act.?
  4. During the rule of Viceroy, for the first time elections were held in 11 states of India.
  5. Wardha movement is related to -
  6. Who was the governor-general of Bengal during the passage of the Charter Act 1813 ?
  7. When the Malwa Agency of British India merged in Central India ?
  8. Lala Lajpat Rai was a resident of -
  9. Which of the following was given Gandhi scheme in 1944?
  10. In 1937 election, which Indian woman became the Prime Minister in the United Provinces?
  11. The first Satyagraha started with Champaran was against the cultivation of ..... .
  12. When was the first general election of independent India held?
  13. When was Delhi declared as the capital of India?
  14. In which year the Quit India Movement started.

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Modern History MCQ

1. The revolutionary organisation ‘Abhinav Bharat Society’ was founded in 1904 by_____________.

  • Bhagat Singh
  • Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
  • Barindra Kumar Ghosh
  • None of the above
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2. What year was given to Goa for the merger of Maharashtra state?

  • 1967
  • 1958
  • 1959
  • 1963
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3. In India, the first service of the Public Service Commission was established under which act.?

  • Government of India Act, 1935
  • Council Act, 1909
  • Government of India Act, 1919
  • None of these
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4. During the rule of Viceroy, for the first time elections were held in 11 states of India.

  • Lord Linlithgow
  • Lord Mountbatten
  • Lord curzon
  • Lord Irwin
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5. Wardha movement is related to -

  • Jyotiba Phule
  • Mahatma Gandhi
  • Subhash Chandra Bose
  • Dr. Rajendra Prasad
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6. Who was the governor-general of Bengal during the passage of the Charter Act 1813 ?

  • Warren Hastings
  • Lord Minto I
  • Lord Cornwallis
  • Lord Wellesley
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7. When the Malwa Agency of British India merged in Central India ?

  • 1947
  • 1956
  • 1960
  • 1954
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8. Lala Lajpat Rai was a resident of -

  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Punjab
  • West Bengal
  • Andhra Pradesh
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9. Which of the following was given Gandhi scheme in 1944?

  • D.D. Dhar
  • S.N. Agarwal
  • M.N. Roy
  • J.P. Narayan
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10. In 1937 election, which Indian woman became the Prime Minister in the United Provinces?

  • Uma Nehru
  • Hansa Mehta
  • Swaroop Rani Nehru
  • Vijay Lakshmi Pandit
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11. The first Satyagraha started with Champaran was against the cultivation of ..... .

  • Cotton
  • Indigo
  • Silk
  • saffron
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12. When was the first general election of independent India held?

  • 1951-52
  • 1953
  • 1947-48
  • 1950
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13. When was Delhi declared as the capital of India?

  • 1901
  • 1911
  • 1913
  • 1921
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14. In which year the Quit India Movement started.

  • 1939
  • 1940
  • 1942
  • 1945
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15. Who was the permanent chairman of the Constituent Assembly ?

  • B N Rao
  • B R Ambedkar
  • Dr. Rajendra Prasad
  • Sachchidanand Sinha
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16. Who among the following led the journey to break salt law in India?

  • Lala Lajpat Rai
  • Sarojini Naidu
  • Bhagat Singh
  • Mahatma Gandhi
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17. Who founded the Indian Correctional Union in Calcutta in the year 1870 ?

  • Keshav Chandra Jain
  • Radhakant Dave
  • Rajaram Mohan Roy
  • Rabindranath Tagore
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18. In which year other Portuguese settlements, including Goa, were mixed in the Indian Union?

  • 1960
  • 1961
  • 1963
  • 1965
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19. ____________________ signed the Treaty of Bassein in 1802 with the British East India Company.

  • Baji Rao I
  • Baji Rao II
  • Sultan Bahadur
  • None of the above
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20. In 1953, under whose chairmanship was the first OBC Commission formed ?

  • Joachim Alva
  • Kaka Kalelkar
  • Hardekar Manjappa
  • K. K. Shetty
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