Daily GS Foundation MCQs - SthaapnaIAS Previous Year QuestionsModern India Previous Year QuestionsStaapana - March 2019Sthaapana - March 2019 - Week 3

IAS Previous Year Modern India Questions – Lecture – 26 – STHAAPNA Series


Which one of the following is an important historical novel written during the latter half of the nineteenth century? [1996]

(a) Rast Goftar

(b) Durgesh nandini

(c) Maratha

(d) Nibandhmala


Which one of the following statement is not correct? [1999]

(a) Neel Darpan was a play based on the exploitation of the indigo farmers

(b) The author of the play ‘Ghashiram Kotwal’ is Vijay Tendulkar

(c) The play ‘Navann’ by Nabin Chandra Das was based on the famine of Bengal

(d) Urdu theatre used to depend heavily on Parsi theatre


The first feature film (talkie) to be produced in India was: [1999]

(a) Hatimtai

(b) Alam Ara

(c) Pundalik

(d) Raja Harishchandra


Which of the following pairs are not correctly matched?  [2001]

(a) India’s first technicolour film- Jhansi ki rani

(b) India’s first 3-D film- My dear Kuttichathan

(c) India’s first insured film- Taal

(d) India’s first actress to win the Bharat Ratna- Meena Kumari

Related Articles