History Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

1.During Indian freedom struggle, a general strike jointly called by the Girni Kamgar Union and the Railway Workers place in March, 1929 in Bombay. This was actually in protest against?
(a)the Congress acceptance of Dominion Status to India as a desirable interim goal
(b)the visit to India of Whiteley commission on Labour
(c)the Government’s insistance on passing the Trade Disputes Bill through the Central Legislative Assembly
(d)the dismissal of workers who had taken part in the 1928 strikes

2.The first All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC) was founded in 1920 by?
(a)N.M. Joshi
(b)Purushottamdas Thakurdas
(c)V. V. Giri
(d)Shyama Prasad Mukherji
3.Who among the following were the leaders of the Indigo Revolt ?
(a)Digambar Biswas and Bishnu Biswas
(b)Budhu Bhagat and Jhindari Manki
(c)Dinbandhu Mitra and Madhusudan Dutt
(d)Birsa Munda and Gaya Munda
4.Kuka Movement was organised by?
(a) Guru Ram Das
(b) Guru Nanak
(c) Guru Ram Singh
(d) Guru Gobind Singh
5.Who presided orver the first session of All India Kisan Sabha ?
(a) Swami Sahajanand Saraswati
(b) Indulal Yajnik
(c) N. N. Ranga
(d) P. C. Joshi
6.Who was the leader of Champaran Indigo Movement ?
(a) Mahatma Gandhi
(b) Birsa Munda
(c) Baba Ramchandra
(d) Ram Singh
7.Which was the working area of Birsa Munda ?
(a) Champaran
(b) Ranchi
(c) Balia
(d) Alipur
8.Moplah Revolt of 1921 took place in?
(a) Kashmir
(b) N.W.F.P.
(c) Kerala
(d) Assam
9.Which of the following pairs are correctly matched ? 
Movement / Satyagraha                Person Actively Associated With
1. Champaran                               : Rajendra Prasad
2. Ahmedabad Mill Workers        : Morarji Desai
3. Kheda                                          : Vallabhbhai Patel 
Codes :
(a) 1 and 2
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 1 and 3
(d) 1, 2 and 3 
10.Which one of the following revolts was made famous by Bankim Chandra Chatterjee in his novel ‘Anand Math’ ?
(a)Bhil uprising
(b)Rangpur and Dinajpur uprising
(c)Bishnupur and Birbhum rebellion
(d)Sanyasi rebellion
11.Who of the following founded Ahmedabad Textile Labour Association?
(a)Mahatma Gandhi
(b)Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel
(c)N. M. Joshi
(d)J. B. Kriplani
12.Where had Baba Ramchandra organised the farmers ? 
(a) Awadh
(b) Bihar
(c) Bengal
(d) Andhra
13.Bhil revolts against the British in?
(a)M.P. and Maharashtra
(b)M.P. and Bihar
(c)Bihar and Bengal
(d)Bengal and Maharashtra
14.Which one of the following may be regarded as the first labour association in India ?
(a)The Bombay Millhand’s Association
(b)The Bombay Worker’s Association
(c)The Indian Worker’s Association
(d)The Printer’s Union, Calcutta
15.The All India Kisan Sabha was formed in?
(a) 1926
(b) 1936
(c) 1946
(d) 1956

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