General Knowledge Quiz - History - SSC CGL 2016

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1. The Swaraja Party was organised by
(a) Lala Lajpat Rai and Feroz Shah Mehta
(b) Sarojini Naidu and Annie Besant
(c) C. R. Das and Motilal Nehru
(d) C. Rajagopalachari and C.Y. Chintamani

2. The Khilafat Movement was organised to protest against the injustice done to
(a) Egypt
(b) Arabia
(c) Persia
(d) Turkey

3. Which one of the following is incorrectly matched?
(a) Bhagat Singh : Meerut Conspiracy Case
(b) Ram Prasad Bismil : Kakori Conspiracy Case
(c) Rasbehari Bose: Delhi Conspiracy Case
(d) Surya Sen : Chittagong Armoury Raid

4. Who among the following did not attend the First Round Table Conference?
(a) M.K. Gandhi
(b) Sir Tej Bahadur Sapru
(c) Dr. Ambedkar
(d) C.Y. Chintamani

5. Who led the Bardoli Satyagraha in 1928?
(a) Morarji Desai
(b) M.K. Gandhi
(c) Mahadev Desai
(d) Vallabhbhai Patel

6. Railway and telegraph systems were introduced in India by
(a) Lord Cornwallis
(b) Lord Dalhousie
(c) Lord Wellesley
(d) Lord Bentinck

7. The interim Government formed in India in 1946 was headed by
(a) C. Rajagopalachari
(b) Mahatma Gandhi
(c) Jawaharlal Nehru
(d) Dr. Rajendra Prasad

8. “Do or Die” was the slogan which Mahatma Gandhi gave during the
(a) Quit India Movement
(b) Non-Cooperation Movement
(c) Khilafat agitation
(d) Civil Disobedience Movement

9. Hunter Commission was appointed by the British Government to probe into
(a) Chauri Chaura incident
(b) demolition of Kanpur Mosque
(c) Jalianwalla Bagh massacre
(d) Kakori train dacoity incident

10. The moderate congress leaders demanded
(a) no separation but representation
(b) immediate end of British rule in India
(c) end of racial discrimination
(d) introduction of English education

11. The Lahore session of the Congress in 1929 decided to
(a) launch civil disobedience movement
(b) to struggle for freedom
(c) attainment of complete independence
(d) none of these

12. The Quit India Movement was organized on
(a) June, 1941
(b) August, 1942
(c) July, 1943
(d) July 1946

13. The first split in Congress took place in 1907 in
(a) Calcutta
(b) Allahabad
(c) Madras
(d) Surat

14. The Muslim League demanded partition in
(a) 1906
(b) 1936
(c) 1940
(d) 1942

15. Who among the following belonged to the moderate group of the Indian National Congress?
(a) Lala Lajpat Rai
(b) Bipan Chandra Pal
(c) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(d) Gopal Krishna Gokhale


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