Modern History Questions for CDS/AFCAT/NDA-1 2018-PART-I

As we all know that defence examinations are approaching and candidates are leaving no stone unturned to make sure their success in the written examinations like CDS, AFCAT, NDA and other examinations. In all these examinations General knowledge plays very important role. Talking about the GK it has got various subjects in it under which Geography,History,Indian Polity plays very important role. Having good command over all these subjects and that too on some specific topics gives good commanding position to the candidates resulting success in the written examination.

In this blog we have brought some of the most frequently asked questions in various defence examinations which can play vital role in examinations like- CDS, AFCAT, NDA

Que.1-The enquiry Committee on JallianwalaBagh incident was headed by
(a) Dyer
(b) Irwin
(c) Hunter
(d) Simon
Ans: (c)

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Que.2- Of the following who was not the leader of the Extremists?
(a) LokamanyaTilak
(b) AurobindoGhose
(c) LalaLajpatRai
(d) Hume
Ans: (d)

Que.3-Satyagraha Sabha was formed by Gandhi at
(a) Bombay
(b) Calcutta
(c) Gujarat
(d) Poona
Ans: (a)

Que.4-AtJallianwaiaBagh meeting ______ ordered the troops to open fire.
(a) Benn
(b) Irwin
(c) Dyer
(d) Montagu
Ans: (c)

Que.5-The Special Congress Session held in 1920 at Calcutta was presided over by
(a) Nehru
(b) LaIaLajpatRai
(c) Bose
(d) Gandhi
Ans: (b)

Que.6-Match the following:
List-I List-II
A. Moplah 1. Turkey
B. Akali Movement 2. Education
C. KashiVidyaPeeth 3. Punjab
D. Khilafat Movement 4. Malabar
(a) 4 3 2 1
(b) 1 2 3 4
(c) 3 2 1 4
(d) 2 1 3 4
Ans: (a)

Que.7- Of the following who died as political prisoner in Lahore prison?
(a) Bhagat Singh
(b) BatukeshwarDutt
(c) Jatin Das
(d) SukhDev
Ans: (c)

Que.8-Dandi March started on _____ 1930.
(a) 12th March
(b) 12th April
(c) 12th February
(d) 12th May
Ans: (a)

Que.9- After the failure of the Civil Disobedience Movement,
Gandhiji laid emphasis on
(a) Compromise with the British
(b) Limited use of Violence
(c) Constructive programme
(d) None of the above
Ans: (c)

Que.10-The Second Round Table Conference failed over the question of
(a) Communal representation
(b) Suspension of Civil Disobedience Movement
(c) Grant of dominion status
(d) Date of transfer of power
Ans: (a)

Que.11-Queen Victoria’s famous proclamation, transferring
Authority from the East India Company to the Crown, was
Made from
(a) London
(b) Calcutta
(c) Delhi
(d) Allahabad
Ans: (d)

Que.12-The Revolt of 1857 in Awadh and Lucknow was led by:
(a) Wajid Ali Shah
(b) Begum HazratMahal
(c) Asaf-ud-daula
(d) Begum ZeenatMahal
Ans: (b)

Que.13-HarBilasSarda was Instrumental in the passage of the famous Sarda Act of 1930, which provided for
(a) Enforcing monogamy
(b) Removal of restrictions on intercaste marriages
(c) Penalisation of parties to a marriage in which the girl was
Below 14 or the boy was below 18 years of age
(d) Civil marriages
Ans: (c)

Que.14-The master stroke of Lord Wellesley to establish British paramountcy in India was
(a) Doctrine of Lapse
(b) Subsidiary Alliance
(c) Mediatisation
(d) Annexation of Indian States
Ans: (b)

Que.15-The capital of Tipu Sultan, where he died while fighting the Fourth Anglo-Mysore war in 1799, was
(a) Bangalore
(b) Mysore
(c) Seringapatam
(d) Hellebid or Halebid
Ans: (c)

Que.16-In which of the following Satyagraha campaigns, Gandhijidid not participate directly?
(a) Rajkot Satyagraha
(b) Non-Cooperation Movement
(c) Kheda Satyagraha
(d) Vaikom Satyagraha
Ans: (a)

Que.17-The sole representative of the Congress in the Second Round Table Conference was
(a) Subhas Chandra Bose
(b) Sir TejBahadurSapru
(c) Mahatma Gandhi
(d) Jawaharlal Nehru
Ans: (c)

Que.18- With whom is the slogan “Do or Die” associated?
(a) Subhas Chandra Bose
(b) LalaLajpatRai
(c) BalGangadharTilak
(d) Mahatma Gandhi
Ans: (d)

Que.19-The Bardoli Satyagraha was led by
(a) Rajendra Prasad
(b) Mahatma Gandhi
(c) Vallabhbhai Patel
(d) Morarji Desai
Ans: (c)

Que.20-Where did Gandhi call the Congress Working Committee to announce the suspension of Non-Cooperation movement?
(a) Bardoli
(b) Poona
(c) Calcutta
(d) Madras
Ans: (a)

Que.21-Of the following who did not oppose the Non-cooperation resolution?
(a) C R Das
(b) Madan Mohan Malaviya
(c) Mrs Besant
(d) Nehru
Ans: (d)

Que.22-Khilafat Movement was organised by
(a) Jinnah
(b) MaulanaAbulKalam Azad
(c) Ali Brothers
(d) Agha Khan
Ans: (c)

Que.23- Dyer was ______ by the Government of Britain.
(a) Sentenced for life
(b) Sentenced to death
(c) Rewarded with honour
(d) Relieved of his service
Ans: (d)

Que.24- Of the following who was not the leader of the Extremists?
(a) LokamanyaTilak
(b) AurobindoGhose
(c) LalaLajpatRai
(d) Hume
Ans: (d)

Que.25- Gandhi called for an all India Hartal (strike) to protest against Rowlatt Act on 6th April ______.
(a) 1918
(b) 1919
(c) 1926
(d) 1925
Ans: (b)

Que.26-The Home Rule League was formed during the
(a) First World War
(b) Partition of Bengal
(c) Struggle following the JallianwalaBagh Massacre
(d) Implementation of Minto-Morley Reforms
Ans: (a)

Que.27-TheDyarchy which was introduced on 1921 In province a was in force till the year
(a) 1927
(b) 1935
(c) 1937
(d) 1947
Ans: (c)

Que.28- To which personality Gandhiji gave the title “Deen
(a) Sri Aurobindo
(b) CF Andrews
(c) VinobaBhave
(d) CR Das
Ans: (b)

Que.29- Aligarh Muslim University was founded by
(a) Jinnah
(b) Syed Ahmed Khan
(c) AbulKalam Azad
(d) Bhutto
Ans: (b)

Que.30- Who gave the slogan ‘InquilabZindabad’?
(a) Bhagat Singh
(b) Subhash Chandra Bose
(c) Md Iqbal
(d) Chandra Shekhar Azad
Ans: (a)

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