DAILY MCQ 20th Nov QUIZ – 2

Q 1 . Which one of the following was NOT the feature of the Home Rule movement in India?

a . Boycott and Picketing
b . Two separate Home-Rule Leagues rather than one All-India Home-Rule Organisation
c . Setting up of discussion groups and reading rooms
d . Sale and circulation of pamphlets

Q 2 . Which of the following were the main influences on Vasudeo Balvant Phadke ?

1 . Experience of the Deccan famine of 1876-77
2 . Hindu revivalism
3 . Theory of Drain of Wealth
4 . Reformist idea of Phule
Select the correct answer using the code given below :

a . 1, 2 and 3
b . 2, 3 and 4
c . 1 and 3 only
d .  2 and 4 only

Q 3 . Who among the following was NOT a Communist leader in colonial India ?

a . P. C. Roy
b . S. A. Dange
c . Muzaffar Ahmad
d . Singaravelu

Q 4 . Which of the following represents the main phases of the Quit India Movement ?

1 . Strikes, boycotts, and picketing in urban centres
2 . Widespread attacks in rural areas on the many symbols and means of colonial rule and authority, e.g. railways, telegraph lines, and Government buildings
3 . Formation of Home Rule leagues
4 . The ‘Karnataka method’
Select the correct answer using the code given below :

a . 1 and 2 only
b . 2, 3 and 4
c . 1, 2 and 4
d . 1 and 4 only

Q 5. Which of the following was / were NOT part/parts of the RIN Mutiny ?

1 . Indian National Army
2 . HMIS Talwar
3 . Hunger strike by naval ratings
4 . Lord Irwin
Select the correct answer using the code given below :

a . 1 and 2
b . 2 and 3
c . 1 and 4
d . 4 only

Q 6 . Which one of the following statements concerning the Freedom and Partition of India is NOT correct?

a . In February 1947, British Prime Minister Attlee announced that the British were not going to transfer power to Indians, come what may
b . Lord Wavell advocated total withdrawal of the British from India by 31 March, 1948
c . It was Lord Mountbatten who speeded up the process of transfer of power
d . The Plan Balkan was abandoned on account of Nehru’s opposition to it

Q 7 . Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the Lists:

List-I (Peasant Movement)              List-II (Leader/Follower)
A.Bakasht Land Movement                  1.Baba Ramchandra
B.Eka Movement                                        2.Kunhammed Haji
C.Mappila Rebellion                                  3.Madari Pasi
D.Avadh Kisan Sabha Movement       4.Karyanand Sharma
Code:

Code       A          B          C            D
(a)             4           3           2             1
(b)             4           2           3            1
(c)              1           2           3            4
(d)              1           3           2            4

Q 8 . The 2nd Administrative Reforms Commission has produced Reports on :

1 . Ethics in Governance
2 . Local Governance
3 . Combating Terrorism
4 . Eradication of Corruption
Select the correct answer using the code given below :

a . 1, 3 and 4
b . 2, 3 and 4
c . 1 and 2 only
d . 1, 2 and 3

Q 9 . Which of the following committee/committees submitted reports on Electoral reforms?

1 . Dinesh Goswami Committee
2 . Tarkunde Committee
3 . Indrajit Gupta Committee
4 . Balwantrai Mehta Committee
Select the answer using the code given below:

a . 1, 3 and 4
b . 2 and 4
c . 1,2 and 3
d . 3 and 4 only

Q 10 . The Punchhi Commission report was related to :

a . Centre-State relations
b . Electoral reforms
c . Fiscal federalism
d . Creation of new States