History Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

 

1. Consider the following statements about Madam Bhikaji Cama : 
 1. Madam Cama unfurled the National Flag at the International Socialist Conference in Paris in the year of 1907. 
 2. Madam cama served as private secretary to Dadabhai Naoroji. 
 3. Madam cama was born to parsi parents. 
 Which of the statement (s) given above is/are correct ?

1, 2 and 3
2 and 3 only
1 and 2 only
3 only

2.When was founded the Indian Association ?

 

1876
1884
1887
1890

3.Who was called ‘Grand Old Man of India’?

 

Dadabhai Naoroji
Jamshedji Tata
Surendranath Bannerjee
C. Rajagopalachari

4.Who, among the following, was NOT present in the founding session of Indian National Congress ?

 

Dadabhai Naoroji
G. Subramaniya Iyer
Justice Ranade
Surendranath Bannerjee

5.Who was the first Indian to become member of the British Parliament ?

 

Badruddin Tyabji
W.C. Bannerjee
D.N. Wacha
Dadabhai Naoroji

6.In which year the Indian National Congress was established ?

 

1888
1887
1886
1885



7.Who was the Viceroy of India at the time of the formation of the Indian National Congress?

 

Curzon
Canning
Lworence
Dufferin

8.Given below a list of persons who became Presidents of Indian National Congress. Arrange them in chronological order. Select your answer using the codes given below the list: 
1. Mahatma Gandhi 
2. Jawaharlal Nehru 
3. Vallabhbhai Patel
4. Smt. Sarojini Naidu
Codes :

 

1-2-3-4
1-3-4-2
1-4-2-3
4-3-1-2

9.Which of the following papers was essentially the mouth-piece of the policies of liberals?

New India
Leader
Young India
Free Press Journal

10. The method of moderate leaders of the Congress was?

Non Co-operation
Constitutional Legislations
Passive Resistance
Civil Disobedience



11. The most important organization of the pre-congress nationalist organizations was the—

 

Bengal British India Society
East India Association
Young Bengal Association
Indian Association of Calcutta



12. The correct chronological order of following organisations is— 
1. Bombay Association 
2. Madras Mahajan Sabha 
3. Indian Association
4. Indian League

1-2-3-4
2-3-1-4
3-4-2-1
1-4-3-2

13. The second session of Indian National Congress was presided over by—

 

Ganesh Agarkar
Surendranath Banerjee
Dadabhai Naoraji
Fheroz Shah Mehta



14. The partition of Bengal came into effect on—

 

15th August, 1905
15th September, 1905
15th October, 1905
15th November, 1905

15.The first session of the Indian National Congress was shifted from Poona to Bombay almost at the eleventh hour because—

The leaders of the Bombay Presidency Association were against holding the first meeting of the Congress at Poona.
The Bombay Governor agreed to A.O. Hume’s proposal to act as First President of the Congress.
Bombay as the capital of the presidency would help the conference attract more attention if it was held there.
An outbreak of cholera in Poona forced the organizers of the Congress to shift its venue from poona to Bombay

               

 
 

 

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