MCQ ON MODERN HISTORY FOR GOVT JOB EXAMS | DAY 108 : For govt jobs preparation daily MCQ will be provided. Most of the questions will be from the past question papers of UPSC, SSC, IBPS

  1. Who among the following were official Congress negotiators with Cripps Mission?
  • Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel
  • Acharya JB kripalani and C Rajagopalachari
  • Pandit Nehru and Maulana Azad
  • Dr Rajendra Prasad and Rafi Ahmed Kidwai

2. Consider the following statements:

  1. The Bombay Manifesto signed in 1936 openly opposed the preaching of socialist ideals
  2. It evoked support from a large section of business community from all across India

Which of the statements given above is/ are correct?

  • 1 only
  • 2 only
  • Both 1 and 2
  • Neither 1 nor 2

3. Which one of the following observation is not true about the Quit India Movement of 1942?

  • It was a non violent movement
  • It was led by Mahatma Gandhi
  • It was a spontaneous movements
  • It did not attract the labour class in general

4. With reference to Indian freedom struggle, Usha Mehta is well known for?

  • Running the secret Congress radio in the wake of Quit India movement
  • Participating in the second round table conference
  • Leading a contingent of Indian National Army
  • Assisting in the formation of interim government under Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru

5. With reference to the period of Indian freedom struggle, which of the following was/were recommended by the Nehru report?

  1. Complete Independence for India
  2. Joint electorate for reservation of seats for minorities
  3. Provision of fundamental rights for the people of India in the constitution.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below

  • 1 only
  • 2 and 3 only
  • 1 and 3 only
  • 1,2 and 3

6. The Congress Ministries resigned in the seven provinces in 1939, because

  • The Congress could not form Ministries in the other four provinces
  • Emergence of a ‘left wing’ in the Congress made the working of the ministries impossible.
  • There were widespread communal diturbances in their provinces
  • None of the statements a , b and c given above is correct

7. During Indian freedom struggle, the National Social Conference was formed. What was the reason for its formation?

  • Different social reform groups or organisations of Bengal region united to form a single body to discuss the issues of larger interest and to prepare appropriate petitions/representation to the government.
  • Indian National Congress did not want to include social reforms in its deliberations and decided to form a separate body for such a purpose.
  • Behramji Malabari and MG Ranade decided to bring together all the social reform groups of the country under one organisation.
  • None of the statements a , b and c given above is correct

8. Which of the following parties were established by Dr BR Ambedkar?

  1. The peasants and workers party of India.
  2. All India Scheduled castes Federation
  3. The Independent Labour Party

Select the correct answer using the codes given below;

  • 1 and 2 only
  • 2 and 3 only
  • 1 and 3 only
  • 1, 2 and 3

9. Mahatma Gandhi undertook fast unto death in 1932, mainly because

  • Round Table Conference failed to satisfy Indian political aspirations.
  • Congress and Muslim League had differences of opinion
  • Ramsay MacDonald announced the communal award
  • None of the statements a , b and c given above is correct

10. Consider the following statements;

The most effective contribution made by Dadabhai Naoroji the Indian National Movement was that he

  1. exposed the economic exploitation of India by the British
  2. interpreted the ancient Indian texts and restore 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?

  • 1 only
  • 2 and 3 only
  • 1 and 3 only
  • 1,2 and 3





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