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History Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

History Quiz for SSC CGL 2016_40.1

1.Who among the following was NOT a signatory to the historic Poona Pact of 1932 ?
(a)B. R. Ambedkar
(b)Madan Mohan Malviya
(c)C. Rajagopalachari
(d)M. K. Gandhi
Ans. (c)

2.Who was the first Governor General of Independent India ?
(a) C. Rajagopalachari
(b) Waren Hastings
(c) Lord Dalhousie
(d) Lord Mountbatten
Ans. (d)

3.When was the Non-Co-operation Movement suspended ? 
(a) 1940
(b) 1932
(c) 1922
(d) 1920
Ans. (c)

4.Arrange the following events in Chronological order—
1.Dandi March
2.Shimla Pact
3.Death of Tilak
4.Champaran Satyagraha
Select the answer from following codes—
(a) 1 – 3 – 4 – 2
(b) 2 – 4 – 1- 3
(c) 3 – 4 – 2 – 1
(d) 4 – 3 – 1 – 2
Ans. (d)

5.The whole dispute between Subhash Chandra Bose and right wing, after the Tripuri Session of Congress centred round to the question of—
(a)formation of Congress Working Committee
(b)policy towards Princely States
(c)attitude towards Central Government
(d)Double membership of Congress Socialist Party members
6.Who was the first Indian to have entered the Indian Civil Service?
a)Satyendra Nath Tagore 
b) CC Desai 
c) Surendra Nath Banerjee 
d) Subash Chandra Bose

7.Which one of the following observations is not true about the Quit India Movement of 1942? 
(a) It was a non-violent movement
(b) It was led by Mahatma Gandhi
(c) It was a spontaneous movement
(d) It did not attract the labour class in general
Answer: (d)

8.The foundation of modern education system in India was laid by—
A.The Charter Act of 1813
B.Macaulay’s Minutes of 1835
C.The Hunter Commission of 1882
D.Wood’s Despatch of 1854
Ans : (B)

9.The Sarvodaya Movement was started by
(a) Mahatma Gandhi
(b) Jayprakash Narayan
(c) Vinoba Bhave
(d) Datta Dharmodhikari

10. With which one of the following movements is the slogan “Do or die” associated? 
(a) Swadeshi Movement
(b) Non-Cooperation Movement
(c) Civil Disobedience Movement
(d) Quit India Movement