Indian Independence Movement - GK Multiple Choice Questions with Answers

161 The resolution to start the Quit India Movement was adopted by INC at its session held at:
A Bombay
B Lahore
C Calcutta
D Karachi

Answer: Option [A]
162 Who was instrumental in bringing the Extremists and the Moderates together at Lukhnow ?
A Tilak
B Annie Besant
C Gopal Krishna Gokhale
D None of these

Answer: Option [B]
163 The partition of Bengal was in reality:
A an attempt to split the Congress
B an act to appease Muslim sentiments
C a step taken for administrative convenience
D an attempt to weaken the nationalism in Bengal

Answer: Option [D]
164 Who headed the Cabinet Mission 1946 ?
A A.V. Alexander
B Sir Stafford Cripps
C Lord Pethick Lawrence
D None of the above

Answer: Option [C]
165 Who was the first Indian to raise the National Flag ?
A Madam Cama
B Annie Beasnt
C Mahatma Gandhi
D Sardar Patal

Answer: Option [A]
166 According to the Govt. of India ACT of 1935, India had been divided into …………… provinces.
A 9
B 11
C 12
D 14

Answer: Option [B]
167 The Khilafat Movement was started to protest against the:
A peace terms offered to Turkey by the allied powers in May, 1920
B atrocities committed by the British government on the Muslims
C undue favors shown by the Viceroy of India towards the Hindus
D inadequate concessions granted to the Muslims in the Govt. of India Act, 1919

Answer: Option [A]
168 The Indian National Army (I.N.A.) came into existence in:
A Japan
B Burma
C Malaysia
D Singapore

Answer: Option [D]
169 Who first voiced the idea of a separate Muslim state in India ?
A Allama Iqbal
B M.A. Jinnah
C Syed Ahmad Khan
D None of the above

Answer: Option [A]
170 Who was responsible for the integration of Indian Princely States ?
A Lord Mountbatten
B Jawaharlal Nehru
C C. Rajagopalachari
D Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Answer: Option [D]


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