British India Test -17

Total Questions:20 Total Time: 40 Min



Questions 1 of 20

Question:Who called British Economic policy as 'Colonial Economy'?

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Mahatma Gandhi

Jawaharlal Nehru

Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel

Madan Mohan Malaviya

Questions 2 of 20

Question:Vernacular Press Act passed in-

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Questions 3 of 20

Question:The grant of 'Diwani' in Bengal, Bihar and Orissa was given to the English East India Company by the Treaty in 1765 with-

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Shah Alam II

Mir Qasim


Francis Joseph Dupleix

Questions 4 of 20

Question:The Dandi March was undertaken by Gandhiji to

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Start Satyagraha

Break the Salt Law

Press the demand for Poorna Swaraj

None of these

Questions 5 of 20

Question:Mahatma Gandhi launched the Satyagraha Movement in 1919

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As a protest against the atrocities committed at Jallianwala Bagh

As a protest against the Rowlatt

Both of the above

None of the above

Questions 6 of 20

Question:During the Indian freedom movement, the first great experiment in Satyagraha came in 1917 in

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Questions 7 of 20

Question:What for the Morley-Minto Reforms of 1909 are known?

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Separate Electorates

Provincial Dyarchy

Provincial Autonomy


Questions 8 of 20

Question:Who presided over the first session of the Indian National Congress?

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A.O. Hume

W.C. Bannerjee

Badruddin Tyabji

Surendranath Bannerjee

Questions 9 of 20

Question:Who was the Congress President during 1940-46?

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Jawaharlal Nehru

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Maulana Azad

Rajendra Prasad

Questions 10 of 20

Question:Who was the first propounder of the doctrine of Passive Resistance?

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B.G Tilak

Aurobindo Ghosh

Lajpat Rai

G.K. Gokhale

Questions 11 of 20

Question:When was the Dandi March undertaken?

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31st December, 1929

12th March, 1930

5th April 1930

5th May, 1930

Questions 12 of 20

Question:In which of the following years was the All-India Trade Union Congress formed in Bombay?

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Questions 13 of 20

Question:Who among the following was not a party to the league that was defeated by the British in the Battle of Buxar?

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Mir Kasim

Mir Jafar

Shah Alam


Questions 14 of 20

Question:Under which one of the following systems of assessment, the British Government collected revenue directly from the farmers?

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Questions 15 of 20

Question:In the context of freedom struggle, October 16, 1905 is well known for which one of the following reasons?

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The formal proclamation of Swadeshi Movement was made in Calcutta town hall

Partition of Bengal took effect

Dadabhai Naoroji declared that the goal of Indian National Congress was Swaraj

Lokmanya Tilak started Swadeshi Movement in Poona.

Questions 16 of 20

Question:Which one of the following began with the Dandi March?

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Home Rule Movement

Non- Cooperation Movement

Civil Disobedience Movement

Quit India Movement

Questions 17 of 20

Question:Who among the following is known as the Morning Star of Indian Renaissance?

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Ram Mohan Roy

Swami Vivekananda

Acharya Vinoba BHave

Rabindra Nath Tagore

Questions 18 of 20

Question:Which British Prime Minister announced a scheme of representation of the minorities, which came to be known as Communal Award in 1932?

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Ramsay Mac Donald

Clement Atlee

Winston Churchill

None of the Above

Questions 19 of 20

Question:After the Chauri-Chaura incident, Gandhiji suspended the

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Civil Disobedience Movement

Khilafat Movement

Non-Cooperation Movement

Quit India Movement

Questions 20 of 20

Question:Who said 'Swaraj is my birthright and I shall have it'?

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M.K. Gandhi

B.G. Tilak

G.K. Gokhale

B.R. Ambedhar