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Question1:- Who was the Governor General when a Tripartite Treaty among the English, Ranjith Singh and Shah Shuja



Lord Auckland


Question2:-Which scripture was called his 'mother' by Gandhiji



Bhagawat Gita


Question3:- The venue of the annual session of Indian National Congress in 1920 in which the resolution non cooperation was repeated again and non cooperation movement was endorsed



Nagur


Question4:-The Montague Chermsford Reforms was published on July 8, ---



1918


Question5:A.O Hume was the General Secretary of INC till



1892


Question6:-The leader who initially opposed non cooperation movement, but accepted it at the nagpur session of 1920



C.R. Das


Question7:-The Viceroy who earned the name "Clemency"



Canning


Question8:- Which of the following orgasnisation was set up by G.D. Kumar in Vancouvar



Swadesh Sevak Home


Question9:-Who was the personal physician to Gandhiji



Susheela Nayyar


Question10:-The first piece of territory aquired by the English in Inida



Madras


Question11:-The importance of July 19, 1905 in Indian History



Announcement of the partition of Bengal


Question12:- Who called his Govt Sarkar-i-Khudabad (Govt given by God)



Tipu Sultan


Question13:-Who described Hunter Commission's report on Jalianwallahbag Massacre as a 'White Wash'



Mahatma Gandhi


Question14:-Whom American news papers described as 'Cyclonic Hindu'



Ambedkar


Question15:-As per the Montague -Chelmsford Reforms Provisional Subjects were divided into



Reserved Subjects and Transferred Subjects


Question16:-Mangal Pande , the first Martyr of 1857 revolt was a member of -----



34 th Native Infantry


Question17:-Rabindranath Tagore got Knighthood in



1915


Question18:-Which movement was launched by Gandhiji against Tinkathia System



Champaran


Question19:-Which rebellion was occurred during the period of 1820-1837 in Chotanagpur



Kol


Question20:-Disturbed by Jalianwallahbag Masscre and encouraged by Gandhiji's plan for non cooperation, who resigned from ICS while on probation in 1921



Subhash Chandra Bose


Question21:-The first Principal of Mohammedan Anglo Oriental College



Thedore Beck


Question22:-The freedom fighter who wass the only student to obtain his MRCP and FRCS in one Year



B.C Roy


Question23:-The revolutionary who issued a 'Yuganthar Circular' praising the attack of Lord Hardinge on 23 rd Dec 1912



Lala Hardayal
In which

Question24:-The famous leader related to the Banaras Conspiracy Case



Sachindranath Sanyal


Question25:-"I therefore ,want freedom immediately, this very night, before dawn, if it can be had "- whose words are these



Mahatma Gandhi


Question26:-In which year did the British Parliament pass an Act that made the governor General as the Commander in Chief



1786


Question27:-Surat Salt agitation was in the year



1844


Question28:------------- organisations can be appropriately called a pre congress National Organisation



East India Association


Question29:-During the Quite India Movement , a parallel govt was set up by Nana Patil in



Satara


Question30:-Indian Universities Act of 1904 wa passed during the tenure of



Lord Curzon


Question31:-The foreign Traveller who dedicated his major writings to Louis XIV , the King of France



Bernier


Question32:-The Indian Association formed an important role in arousing national consciousness through the formation of



Indian National Conference


Question33:-The Sapru Commission of 1935 is related with



Unemployment


Question34:-The Whitely Commission was concerned with



Labour


Question35:-The first person to be appeared in the stamp of independent India



Mahatma Gandhi


Question36:- The INA troops surrendered before the British Army in



1945


Question37:-The Irish Woman who claimed to have been a Hindu in her previous life and lectured different parts of India , defending and glorifying Hinduism



Annie Basant


Question38:-The Tribal Leader who was came to be known as 'Bhagwan'



Birsa Munda


Question39:-Whom Gandhiji called "The Great Sentinel"



Rabindranath Tagore


Question40:- In which language 'Rast Goftar' was published



Gujarati


Question41:- In which year Gandhiji was arrested for the first time in India



1917


Question42:-The first headquarters of Hindu Mahasabha



Haridwar


Question43:-The headquarters of Hindu Mahasabha was transferred to ---- during the predidentship of Lala Lajapath Ray



Delhi


Question44:-The Viceroy during the second Afghan War



Lytton


Question45:-Who formed 'Red Tuc'



M.N Roy


Question46:- The first organization formed during the Freedom Struggle .



CPI


Question47:- During whose reign did the Marathas reach maximum expansion



Balaji Baji Rao


Question48:-Second Factory Act of 1891 was introduced during the period of



Lord Lansdowne


Question49:- The Viceroy who repealed the Rowlatt At



Reading


Question50:-Who plated a key role in resolving Gandhi- Ambedkar dispute regarding separate electrorate for untouchables



Tagore


Question51:-Who was the first president of All India Depressed Class Association



M.C Rajah


Question52:-Which Gandhian Movement has been called a 'Spontaneous Revolution'



Quite India Movement


Question53:-The Governor General who visited Allahabad to review the working of Mahalwari Land Revenue system



Lord William Bentic


Question54:- The first to become the Law Member of Governor General's Council



Thomas Babington Macaulay


Question55:-In which Country "The Indian War of Independence" authored by V.D. Savarkker was published for the first time



Netherlands


Question56:-The Governor General who appointed the first Law Commission



Willaima Bentic


Question57:-The first European Factory in India was set up at



Cochin


Question58:-The British got Kohinoor from



Dalip Singh


Question59:-Six Legislative Members were added to the Governor General's Council by ---- Act



Charter Act of 1853


Question60:-In which year the Indian National Congress approved the basic education system propounded by Gandhiji



1938


Question61:-Who opened a Widow Home at Pune, formed a widow re amarriage association, married to a widow in 1893 and in 1916, founded a woman's university in bombay



Prof D. K Karve


Question62:-The Secretary ofr state for India during the British Rule was



A British Minister given full control over the Govt of India


Question63:- Muslim League was formed in



Dacca


Question64:-Indian National Congress took the Swadeshi Call first at the Banaras Session, 1905. it was presided over by



Bal Gangadhar Tilak


Question65:-Who was appointed in 1856 as the resident of Audh by Delhousie to give him reports about its administration



General Outram


Question66:- Chapekar Brothers in Indian History include



Damodar and Balkishan


Question67:-The last opportunity to avoid the partition of India was lost with the rejection of



Cabinet Mission


Question68:-Who resigned from Viceroy's executive council in protest of Jallianwallah Bagh Massacre



C. Sankaran Nair


Question69:-Who was the Viceroy when Communal reservation was introduced for Muslims



Minto II


Question70:-Who was the Viceroy when the Navel Mutiny (1946) was held



Wavell


Question71:-How many days did it take to complete the process of transfer of power from the British to India as per the Mountbatten Plan



72


Question72:-The date in which Gandhiji started the Dandi March



1930 March 12


Question73:- The Governor General who inaugurated New delhi on 18 th January, 1927



Irwin


Question74:-Who formed British Indian Society in England to carry on propaganda in favour of India



Dadabhai Naoroji


Question75:-Who was appointed as the Governor General after the Regulating Act of 1773



Warren Hastings


Question76:-Calcutta Madrasa (also called Madrasa Aliah) was founded to caterto the educational demands of Muslims in



1780


Question77:-In which language Gandhiji wrote Hind Swaraj



Gujarati


Question78:-In which year was the Champaran Satyagraha



1917


Question79:-The venue of Eka Movement



U.P


Question80:-Who authored Nil Darpan (1858-59)



Dinabandhu Mitra


Question81:-Gandhiji was undergone for imprisonment for ---- days



2338


Question82:-In which session Indian National Congress adopted the resolution on Fundamental Rights



Karachi (1931)


Question83:-Shahu was set free from Mughal Captivity by



Prince Azam


Question84:-The tribal rebellion against the British known as Ulgulan was organized by



Birsa Munda


Question85:- Who applied the 'Great Firm Theory' to explain the decline of Mughal Empire



Karen Leonnard


Question86:-Bethune School in Kolkata was established in



18498


Question87:-Who denounced Congress as a Microscopic Minority



Lord Dufferin


Question88:- The Jurist who gave Verdict in Gandhi assassination case



Atmacharan Aggarwal


Question89:-Birla Mandir , where Gandhiji was assassinated, is in



New Delhi


Question90:-First Marathi Monthly "Digdarshan" was published by



Balsasthri Jambhekar


Question91:-Name two Military officers who were killed during the revolt of 1857



Henry Lawrence and O'Neill


Question92:-The Viceroy who made the "Deepavali Declaration"



Irwin


Question93:-Simla Conference (1945) was held during the perod of



Wavell


Question94:-In which language Rajram Mohan Roy published his journal 'Mirat-ul-Akbar'



Persian


Question95:-Govt of India Act of 1935 was introduced when --- was the Viceroy



Wellington


Question96:-Whom Sir Hugh Rose described "the best and the bravest military leader of the rebels" of 1857 revolt



Rani Laxi Bai


Question97:- Who is regarded as the Father of the armed struggle for India's Independence



Vasudev Belwant Phadke


Question98:-Who defeated Nana Saheb during the revolt of 1857



General Havelock


Question99:-The sepoy mutiny at Govingarh was suppressed by



Charles Napier


Question100:- The leader of the polygar rebellion of Kurnool (1846-47)



Narasimha Reddy