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IAS Previous Year Modern India Questions – Lecture – 12 – STHAAPNA Series

Who among the following was the President of the All India States Peoples Conference in 1939? [2001]

(a) Jaya Prakash Narayan

(b) Sheikh Abdullah

(c) Jawahar Lal Nehru

(d) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

 

Which party was founded by Subhash Chandra Bose in the year 1939 after he broke away from the Congress ? [2005]

(a) Indian Freedom Party

(b) Azad Hind Fauj

(c) Revolutionary Front

(d) Forward Bloc

 

Assertion (A): The Congress Ministries in all the provinces resigned in the year 1939.

Reason (R): The Congress did not accept the decision of the Viceroy to declare war against Germany in the context of the Second World War. [2008]

(a) Both A are R are true but R is the correct explanation of A

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

(c) A is true but R is false

(d) A is false but R is true

 

The Congress ministries resigned in the seven provinces in 1939, because [2012]

(a) the Congress could not form ministries in the other four provinces

(b) emergence of a ‘left wing’ in the Congress made the working of the ministries impossible

(c) there were widespread communal disturbances in their provinces

(d) None of the statements (a), (b) and (c) given above is correct

 

Assertion (A): Lord Linlithgow described the August Movement of 1942 as the most serious rebellion since Sepoy Mutiny.

Reason (R): There was massive upsurge of the peasantry in certain areas(1999,2000)

(a) Both A and R are true but R is the correct explanation of A

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

(c) A is true but R is false

(d) A is false but R is true

 

. In the ‘Individual Satyagraha’, Vinoba Bhave was chosen as the first Satyagrahi. Who was the second?  [2009]

(a) Dr. Rajendra Prasad

(b) Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru

(c) C. Rajagopalachari

(d) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

 

Who of the following Prime Ministers sent Cripps Mission to India? [2009]

(a) James Ramsay MacDonald

(b) Stanley Baldwin

(c) Neville Chamberlain

(d) Winston Churchill

 

Assertion (A): The Congress rejected the Cripps proposals.

Reason (R): The Cripps Mission consisted solely of whites.   [1998]

(a) Both A and R are true but R is the correct explanation of A

(b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

(c) A is true but R is false

(d) A is false but R is true

 

An important aspect of the Cripps Mission of 1942 was: [2003]

(a) that all Indian States should join the Indian Union as a condition to consider any degree of autonomy for India

(b) the creation of an Indian Union with Dominion status very soon after the end of Second World War

(c) the active participation and cooperation of the Indian people, communities and political parties in the British war efforts as a condition for granting independence with full sovereign status to India after the war

(d) the framing of a constitution for the entire Indian Union, with no separate constitution for any province, and a Union Constitution to be accepted by all provinces

 

Consider the following statements:

The Cripps Proposals include the provision for

  1. Full independence for India.
  2. Creation of constitution-making body.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?  [2009]

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

 

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