History General Knowledge Questions and Answers – Set 5

Q1. The Aligarh Movement
A. Was based on nationalism
B. Condemned the practice of child marriage
C. Interpreted the Quran in a literal spirit
D. All the above

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Q2. Who threw a bomb at district fudge, Kingsford?
A. V.D. Savarkar
B. Hardayal
C. Khudiram Bose, Prafulla Chakki
D. Shyamji Krishna Verma

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Q3. Who is known as the Father of Modern India?
A. Sardar Patel
B. Jawahalal Nehru
C. Raja Rammohan Roy
D. Mahatma Gandhi

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Q4. Who presided the first session of the All India Trade Congress?
A. Jawaharlal Nehru
B. Mahatma Gandhi
C. Lala Lajpat Ray
D. N.M. Joshi

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Q5. Sardar Patel was associated with
A. Bardoli
B. Champaran
C. Chauri Choura
D. Wardha

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Q6. Choose the incorrect pair
A. New Delhi : Bipin Chandra Pal
B. Yugantar : Aurbindo Ghose
C. Swadeshamitram : G. Subramania Iyer
D. Mahratta : Gokhale

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Q7. In which year was the Home Rule League started in Madras by Mrs. Annie Besant?
A. 1906
B. 1916
C. 1915
D. 1946

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Q8. Gandhi started the renowned Dandi March from Sabarmati Ashram on March 12, 1930 for breaking the salt laws along with
A. 75 followers
B. 75000 followers
C. 7500 followers
D. 700 followers

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Q9. The Congress unfurled the flag of the “Poorna Swaraj” at Lahore on
A. April 31, 1920
B. December 31, 1929
C. March 12, 1930
D. August 8, 1942

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Q10. Subash Chandra Bose was elected as the President of the Congress in the year
A. 1938
B. 1939
C. 1940
D. 1941

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