Indian Independence Movement - General Knowledge Multiple Choice Questions and Answers

121 The first Civil Disobedience Movement started before:
A Dandi march
B Gandhi Irwin pact
C the failure of Cripps Mission
D the adoption of a resolution declaring Poorna Swaraj as the objective of the Congress

Answer: Option [B]
122 The Indian National Congress represented the views of the microscopic minority in India.

The contention was maintained by:

A Lord Curzon
B Lord Elgin II
C Lord Lansdowne
D Lord Dufferin

Answer: Option [D]
123 Mahatma Gandhi was referred to ‘Father of the Nation’ first by:
A Jawaharlal Nehru
B Vallabhbhai Patel
C Subhash Chandra Bose
D C. Rajagopalachari

Answer: Option [C]
124 The All India Muslim League was formed in December 30, 1906 at:
A Dhaka
B Lukhnow
C Lahor
D Aligard

Answer: Option [A]
125 Who among the following had founded the Theosophical Society in the United States of America ?
A Madam Camas
B Lala Hardayal
C Madam Blavatsky and Olcott
D Swami Dayanand Saraswati

Answer: Option [C]
126 Mahatma Gandhi entered into freedom struggle in India in the year:
A 1911
B 1915
C 1917
D 1919

Answer: Option [B]
127 “At the stroke of midnight, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom” was said by:
A Lord Mountbatten
B Dr. Rajendra Prasad
C Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru
D None of the above

Answer: Option [C]
128 With which one of the following did the Civil Disobedience Movement in India commence ?
A The Dandi March
B Mahatma Gandhi’s going on fast
C No Tax campaign by Sardar Patel
D The unfurling of the national flag by Nehru

Answer: Option [A]
129 Of the following, whose ideas had influenced Mahatma Gandhi’s thought ?
A Lenin
B Tolstoy
C Hitler
D Karl Marx

Answer: Option [B]
130 The Viceroy upon whom a bomb was thrown but he did not change his attitude towards the Indians, was:
A Lord Hardinge
B Warren Hastings
C Lord Curzon
D Lord Chelmsford

Answer: Option [A]


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