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1.

The first indian sruggle to independence

Ans:-The revolt of 1857


2.

The revolt of 1857 was started at

Ans:-Meerut in Utherpradesh


3.

The revolt of 1857 was took place during the period of which Governor General

Ans:- Lord Canning


4.

The first leader to die in the revolt of 1857

Ans:- Mangal Pandey


5.

Who referred the revolt of 1857 as the first indian struggle for independence

Ans:- V.D. Savarker


6.

Who was the leader of the revolt of 1857 at Delhi

Ans:- Bakth khan


7.

Who was the leader of the revolt of 1857 at Jhansi

Ans:- Jhansi Rani


8.

The original name of Jhansi Rani

Ans:-Mani Karnika


9.

Who was the leader of the revolt of 1857 at Kanpur

Ans:-Nana saheb


10.

Who coined the slogan ' India is for Indians'

Ans:-Dayananda Saraswathy


11.

Who was the founder of the organization East India Association

Ans:-Dadabhai Naoroji


12.

East India Association was founded in

Ans:-1866 (in Britain)


13.

Indian Association was founded by

Ans:-Surendranath Banerjee


14.

During the revolt of1857, the soldiers announced ---------- as the emperor of India

Ans:-Bahadoorsha 2nd


15.

Mangal Pandey was hanged at

Ans:-Barakpur (in 1857 april 8)


16.

Who published 'Young India'

Ans:-Gandhiji


17.

Who published 'Nava Jeevan'

Ans:-Gandhiji


18.

Who published 'Hrijan'

Ans:-Gandhiji


19.

Who published 'Nation'

Ans:-Gopalakrishna Gokhale


20.

Who published 'Kesari'

Ans:- Balagangadhara Thilak


21.

Who suppressed the revolt of 1857 in Jhansi

Ans:- Hugh Rose


22.

Hugh Rose called whom the most dangerous of all Indian rebel leaders

Ans:-Jhansi Rani


23.

During the revolt Jhansi Rani has a horse named

Ans:-Badal


24.

Who is known as the Socrates of Maharashtra

Ans:- Gopalakrishna Gokhale


25.

Who described the revolt of 1857 as a 'National Rising'

Ans:- Benjamin Diserali


26.

Eighteen Fifty Seven was a book written by

Ans:-Surendra Nath Sen


27.

Who published 'Maratha'

Ans:-Balagangadhara Thilak


28.

Who published 'The Leader'

Ans:- Madan Mohan Malavya


29.

The first person to appear in Indian postal stamp is

Ans:- Queen Victoria


30.

The first person to appear in the postal stamp of free India is

Ans:-Gandhili


31.

Ilbert bill was enacted during the time of

Ans:-Lord Rippon


32.

Afghan war was during the time of

Ans:-Lytton


33.

The first socio-religious institution of India was

Ans:-Brahmasamaj


34.

Brahmasamaj was established in

Ans:-1829


35.

The two branches of Brahmasamaj

Ans:- Adi Brahmasamaj & Bharatheeya Brahmasamaj


36.

Who was the leader of Adi Brahmasamaj

Ans:-Devendranath Tagore


37.

Who was the leader of Bharatheeya Brahmasamaj

Ans:-Kesavachandra Sen


38.

Thathwabodhini sabha was established by

Ans:- Devendranath Tagore (in 1839)


39.

Who established Ramakrishna mission

Ans:-Swami Vivekananda


40.

The head quarters of Ramakrishna Mission

Ans:-Belur


41.

Aryasamaj was established by

Ans:-Dayananda Saraswathy ( In 1875)


42.

The head quarters of Aryasamaj

Ans:-Mumbai


43.

Devasamaj was established by

Ans:-Shivnarayan Agnihothri (In 1887)


44.

Prarthanasamaj was established by

Ans:-Athmaram pandurang (in 1867)


45.

Theosophical society was established by

Ans:-Col. Olcout & Madam Blavidsky


46.

The Brahmavidya sangh was established by

Ans:-Col. Olcout & Madam Blavidsky


47.

The birth place of Annie Basant

Ans:- Ireland


48.

Who wrote Sathyarthaprakasham

Ans:-Dayanand Sarswathy


49.

Who published 'Common Wheel'

Ans:- Annie Basant


50.

Who published ' New India'

Ans:- Annie Basant


51.

Young Bengal movement was started by

Ans:-Henry Vivian Derozio


52.

The 1857 mutiny failed mainly because of -----

Ans:- lack of planning and leadership


53.

The story of My Experiments with Truth is the autobiography of

Ans:-Mahathma Gandhi


54.

Who was affectionately known as the Grand Old Man of India

Ans:-Dadabhai Naoroji


55.

India was granted freedom during the British Prime Minister

Ans:-Clement Atlee


56.

The doctrine of lapse was introduced by

Ans:-Delhousie


57.

Who was the first Indian Governor General after Mount Batten

Ans:-C. Rajagopalachari


58.

'Kesari' , the news paper was started by

Ans:-Bala Gangadhara Thilak


59.

The Lahore conspiracy case was registered against whom

Ans:-Bhagath Singh


60.

The first sathyagraha of Gandhiji was at

Ans:-Champaran


61.

Which was the main cause for for the starting of the Quit India Movement

Ans:-Failure of Cripps Mission


62.

The Quit India Movement was in

Ans:-1942


63.

Which movement got the support both from Hindus and Muslims

Ans:-Non Co-operation Movement


64.

In which session of the INC was "Poornaswaraj " was adopted as its goal

Ans:-Lahore


65.

'Go back to Vedas" this call was given by

Ans:-Dayananda Sarswathy


66.

Who was appointed as the first viceroy of India

Ans:-Lord Canning


67.

Who was the Governor General of India when the revolt of 1857 took place

Ans:-Lord Canning


68.

Justice Movement was started by

Ans:-C.N. Mudhaliar, T.N. Nair and P.Thyagarajan Chetti at Madras in 1915/16


69.

Swami Vivekananda was born in

Ans:-January 12, 1869 in Calcutta


70.

Who was known as the father of Indian Renaissance

Ans:-Rajaram Mohan Roy


71.

Ram Mohan Roy established BrahmaSamajom at

Ans:-Calcutta


72.

Rajaram Mohan Roy started a Bengali weekly called ------------

Ans:-Samvad Koumudi


73.