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IAS Previous Year Modern India Questions – Lecture – 24 – STHAAPNA Series

Consider the following statements about Jawaharlal Nehru: [1996]

  1. He was the president of the Congress Party in 1947
  2. He presided over the Constituent Assembly
  3. He formed the first Congress ministry in United Province before India’s independence

Of these statements:

(a) 1, 2 and 3 are correct

(b) 1 and 3 are correct

(c) 1 and 2 are correct

(d) None is correct

 

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the Lists: [2008]

Code:

(a)A-2; B-4; C-1

(b)A-3; B-4; C-2

(c) A-2; B-3; C-1

(d) A-3; B-1; C-4

 

Mahatma Gandhi said that some of his deepest convictions were reflected in a book titled, “Unto this Last’’ and the book transformed his life. What was the message from the book that transformed Mahatma Gandhi ? [2011]

(a) Uplifting the oppressed and poor is the moral responsibility of an educated man

(b) The good of individual is contained in the good of all

(c) The life of celibacy and spiritual pursuit are essential for a noble life

(d) All the statements (a), (b) and (c) are correct in this context

 

During the Indian Freedom Struggle, who of the following raised an army called ‘Free Indian Legion’? [2008]

(a) Lala Hardayal

(b) Rashbehari Bose

(c) Subhash Chandra Bose

(d) V D Savarkar

 

Which Indian nationalist leader looked upon a war between Germany and Britain as a God-sent opportunity which would enable Indians to exploit the situation to their advantage?  [1999]

(a) C. Rajagopalachari

(b) M.A. Jinnah

(c) Subhash Chandra Bose

(d) Jawaharlal Nehru

 

During the freedom struggle, Aruna Asaf Ali was a major woman organizer of underground activity in:  [2009]

(a) Civil Disobedience Movement

(b) Non-Cooperation Movement

(c) Quit India Movement

(d) Swadeshi Movement

 

With reference to Indian freedom struggle, Usha Mehta is well-known for ? [2011]

(a) running the secret congress radio in the wake of quit India movement

(b) participating in the second round table conference

(c) leading a contingent of Indian national army

(d) assisting in the formation of Interim Government under Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru

 

Which of the following parties were established by Dr. B. R. Ambedkar? [2012]

  1. The Peasants and Workers Party of India
  2. All India Scheduled Castes Federation
  3. The Independent Labour Party

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

(a)1 and 2 only

(b)2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

 

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [1999]

Codes:

(a) A – 2; B – 3; C – 4; D – 1

(b) A – 3; B – 2; C – 1; D – 4

(c) A – 2; B – 3; C – 1; D – 4

(d) A – 3; B – 2; C – 4; D – 1

 

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer:  [1996]

Codes:

(a) A – 4; B – 1; C – 3; D – 2

(b) A – 1; B – 4; C – 3; D – 2

(c) A – 4; B – 1; C – 2; D – 3

(d) A – 1; B – 4; C – 2; D – 3

 

Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists : [1999]

Codes:

(a) A – 4; B – 3; C – 2; D – 1

(b) A – 3; B – 4; C – 1; D – 2

(c) A – 4; B – 3; C – 1; D – 2

(d) A – 3; B – 4; C – 2; D – 1

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