Modern Indian History MCQ Question with Answer
Q31. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
|A. Moplah revolt||1. Kerala|
|B. Pabna revolt||2. Bihar|
|C. Eka movement||3. Bengal|
|D. BirsaMunda revolt||4. Awadh|
(a) A – 1; B – 3; C – 4; D – 2
(b) A – 2; B – 3; C – 4; D – 1
(c) A – 1; B – 2; C – 3; D – 4
(d) A – 3; B – 4; C – 1; D – 2
Q32. The paintings of Abanindranath Tagore are classified as:
Q33. Who was the Chairman of the Union Powers Committee of theConstituent Assembly of India?
(a) Sardar Vallabhbahi Patel
(b) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar
(c) Sir Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyar
(d) Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru
Q34. Consider the following statements:
- Lord Mountbatten was the Viceroy when the Shimla conference took place.
- Indian Navy Revolt, 1946 took place when the Indian sailors in the Royal Indian Navy at Bombay and Karachi rose against the Government.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q35. There was no independent development of industries in India during British rule because of the:
(a) Absence of heavy industries
(b) Scarcity of foreign capital
(c) Scarcity of natural resources
(d) Preference of the rich to invest in land
Q36. Which Portfolio was held by Dr. Rajendra Prasad in the Interim Government formed in the year 1946?
(b) External Affairs and Commonwealth Relations
(c) Food and Agriculture
(d) None of the above
Q37. The issue on which the Civil Disobedience Movement of 1930 was launched was
(a) Equal employment opportunities for Indians
(b) The proposed execution of Bhagat Singh
(c) Salt monopoly exercised by the British Government
(d) Complete freedom
Q38. Who was the last Governor-General of India?
(a) Sir Cripps
(b) Lord Mountbatten
(c) C. Rajagopalachari
(d) Sir Attlee
Q39. The first feature film (talkie) to be produced in India was:
(b) Alam Ara
(d) Raja Harishchandra
Q40. Which one of the following aroused a wave of popular indignation that led to the massacre by the British at Jallianwala Bagh?
(a) The Arms Act
(b) The Public Safety Act
(c) The Rowlatt Act
(d) The Vernacular Press Act