2.In the Individual Satyagraha Vinoba Bhave was chosen as the first Satyagrahi. Who was the second ?
1.During the Indian freedom strugle, why did Rowlatt Act arouse popular indignation ?
(a)It curtailed the freedom of religion
(b)It suppressed the Indian traditional education
(c)It authorized the government to imprison people without trial
(d)It curbed the Trade—Union activities
(a)Dr. Rajendra Prasad
(b)Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru
(d)Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
3.Consider the following statements :
The Cripss Proposal include the provision for :
1.full independence for India
2.creation of constitution — making body
Which of the statement(s) given above is/ are correct ?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2
4.With reference to Simon Commission’s recommendations, which one of the following statement is correct ?
(a)It recommended the replacement of diarchy with responsible government in the province
(b)It proposed the setting up of interprovincial council under the Home Department
(c)It suggested the abolition of bicameral legislature at the centre
(d)It recommended the creation of Indian Police Service with a provision for increased pay and allowances
for British recruits as compared to Indian recruits.
5.After Quit India Movemet, C. Rajagopalachari issued a pamphlet entitled ‘The Way Out’. Which one of the following was a proposal in this pamphlet ?
(a) The establishment of a ‘War Advisory Council’ composed of representatives of British India and the Princely States
(b)Reconstitution of the Central Executive Council in such a way that all its members, except the Governor General and Commander—in—Chief should be Indian leaders
(c)Fresh elections to the Central and Provincial Legislatures to be held at the end of 1945 and the constitution-making body to be convened as soon as possible
(d)A solution for the constitutional deadlock
6.Who, among the following, were official Congress negotiators with Cripps Mission ?
(a)Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel
(b)Acharya J. B. Kripalani and C. Rajagopalachari
(c)Pandit Nehru and Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
(d)Dr. Rajendra Prasad and Rafi Ahmed Kidwai
7.With reference to the period of Indian freedom struggle, which of the following was/were recommended by the Nehru report?
1. Complete Independence for India.
2. Joint electorates for reservation of seats for minorities.
3. Provision of fundamental rights for the people of India in the constitution
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
B. 2 and 3 only
C. 1 and 3 only
D. 1, 2 and 3
8.With reference to Indian freedom struggle, Usha Mehta is well-known for ?
A. Running the secret Congress Radio in the wake of Quit India Movement
B. Participating in the Second Round Table Conference
C. Leading a contingent of Indian National Army
D. Assisting in the formation of Interim Government under Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
9.Who among the following Governor General created the Covenanted Civil Service of India which later came to be known as the Indian Civil Service?
D. William Bentinck
10.Who was the first Indian elected to the British House of Commons?
A. Dadabhai Naoroji
B. Mahadev Govind
C. Madan Mohan Malaviya
D. Mahatma Gandhi