Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

The basic defect of the Lucknow pact was that it was :

a pact between powerless leaders

a marriage of convenience without a priest

Based on the wrong notion that Hindus and Muslims formed separate communities

 

an agreement based purely on the bond of common hatred of foreign rule

QUESTION 2

Consider the following statements regarding important Congress Session:

(a) George Yule become the 1st English President at Allahabad Session in 1888.,

(b) Badruddin Tayabji become the 1st Muslim President at Madras Session in 1887,

(c) Annie besant become the 1st women President at Calcutta Session in 1917.

Which of the given above statements is/are correct?

 

only a    

only b    

a and c           

all of these    ???????

QUESTION 3

With reference to the Indian Freedom Struggle, Which one of the following is the correct chronological order of the given events?

Partition of Bengal-Lucknow Pact-Surat Split of Congress

Partition of Bengal-Surat Split of Congress-Lucknow  Pact

Surat Split of Congress – Partition of Bengal – Lucknow Pact

 

Surat Split of congress- Lucknow Pact – Partition of Bengal

QUESTION 4

Consider the follwing events during India’s Freedom Struggle:

(1) Chauri Chaura Outrage,

(2) Minto Morley Reforms,

(3) Dandi March,

(4) Montague Chelmsford Reforms

Which one of the following is the correct chronological order of the events above?

1, 3, 2, 4

2, 4, 1, 3

1, 4, 2, 3

 

2, 3, 1, 4

QUESTION 5

In which one of the following sessions was the Indian National Congress split into Moderates and Extremists?

 

Nagpur       

Allahabad  

Surat   

Calcutta

QUESTION 6

The first Indian leader to undergo imprisonment in 1882 was:

 

B G Tilak   

C Vijaraghavachari         

Ashwani Kumar Datta      

Bipin Chandra Pal

QUESTION 7

The date of Partition of Bengal, October 16, 1905 was celebrated on the suggestion of Rabindranath Tagore, as:

 

Solidarity Day   

Rakhi Bandhan Day      

Black Day    

Brotherhood Day

QUESTION 8

Which one of the following associations was organized by Dadabhai Naoroji, The Grand Old Man of India’?

 

The East India Association, 1866   

The Poona Sarvajanik Sabha, 1870    

The Bombay Presidency Association 1885             

The Indian National Conference 1883

QUESTION 9

The moderate leaders left the Congress after lucknow session of the congress and founded a new party called the

 

Indian Liberal Federation or Liberal Party    

National Party      

Congress Socialist Party  

Unionist Party

QUESTION 10

The Asiatic Society was founded by:

 

Sir William Jones  

Sir John Marshall  

RD Banerjee     

Sir William Bentinck