Indian Independence Movement - Multiple Choice Questions on General Awareness with Answers

131 With reference to Indian freedom struggle which one among the following events occurred earliest ?
A Lucknow Pact
B Gandhi-Irwin Pact
C Cripps Mission Proposals
D None of the above

Answer: Option [A]
132 The capital of India was shifted to Delhi during the reign of:
A Curzon
B Minto
C Hardinge
D Chelmsford

Answer: Option [C]
133 Before Delhi, where was the capital of India during the British India ?
A Calcutta
B Patna
C Lucknow
D Bombay

Answer: Option [A]
134 Lord Mountbatten came to India as Viceroy along with specific instruction to:
A balkanize the Indian sub-continent
B keep India united if possible
C accept Jinnah’s demand for Pakistan
D persuade the Congress to accept partition

Answer: Option [B]
135 When the Indian Muslim League was inducted into the interim government in 1946, Liyaquat Ali Khan was assigned the portfolio of:
A home
B defence
C finance
D foreign affairs

Answer: Option [C]
136 During India’s Freedom Struggle, which one of the following led to the first ‘All India Hartal’ on April 6, 1919 ?
A Arrival of Simon Commission
B Trial of Mahatma Gandhi
C Protest against Jallianwala Bagh massacre
D Protest against Rowlatt Act

Answer: Option [D]
137 According to Mountbatten Plan, which of the following provinces was not to be included in the Indian dominion ?
A Madras
B Bombay
C Sind
D Bihar

Answer: Option [C]
138 The Lucknow Pact of 1916 was made between:
A the Congress and the Muslim League
B the Hindus and the Muslims
C the British and the Indians
D the moderates and extremists

Answer: Option [A]
139 Quit India Movement started after the failure of:
A Cabinet Mission
B Cripps’ Mission
C Simon recommendations
D None of the above

Answer: Option [B]
140 The Gandhi-Irwin Pact proclaimed the suspension of:
A Dandi March
B Non-Cooperation Movement
C Civil Disobedience Movement
D None of the above

Answer: Option [C]


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