General Studies  Modern India

1. The First Factory Act restricting the working hours of women and children, and authorizing local governments to make necessary rules was adopted during whose time?

Lord Lytton Lord Bentinck Lord Ripon Lord Canning

2. The song Amar Sonar Bangla written during the Swadeshi Movement of India inspired the liberation struggle of Bangladesh and was adopted as the National Anthem of Bangladesh. Who wrote this song?

Rajni Kanta Sen Dwijendralal Ray Mukunda Das Rabindranath Tagore

3. At which one of the following places did mahatma Gandhi first start his Satyagraha in India?

Ahmedabad Bardoli Champaran Kheda

4. The Montagu-Chelmsford Report was prepared on the basis of ______.

the Indian Councils Act, 1909 the Government of India Act, 1919 the Government of India Act, 1935 the Indian Independence Act, 1947

5. Which party was formed by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose in the year 1939 after he broke away from the congress?

Indian Freedom Party Azad Hind Fauj Revolutionary Front Forward Block

6. Under whose presidency was the Lahore Session of the Indian congress held in the year 1929, wherein a resolution was adopted to gain complete independence from the british?

Bal Gangadhar Tilak Gopal Krishna Gokhale Jawaharlal Nehru Motilal Nehru

7. Which one of the following places was associated with Acharya Vinoba Bhaves Bhoodan Movement at the beginning of the movement?

Udaygiri Rapur Pochampalli Venkatagiri

8. Who was the Viceroy of India when the Rowlatt Act was passed?

Lord Irwin Lord Reading Lord Chelmsford Lord Wavell

9. During the Indian Freedom Struggle, who of the following raised an army called Free Indian Legion?

Lala Hardayal Rashbehari Bose Subhash Chandra Bose V. D. Savarkar

10. mahatma Gandhi undertook fast unto death in 1932, mainly because

Round Table Conference failed to satisfy Indian Political aspirations. Congress and Muslim League had differences of opinion. Ramsay Macdonald announced the Communal Award. None of the statements (a), (b) and (c) given above is correct in this context.


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