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Think you are an expert with History and Indian National Movement? This quiz can explain it to you. You must grasp who founded the “National Herald,” which revolutionary wrote Bandi Jeevan. The country is the International Rice Research Center, which state governments present the “Nandi Awards” in India. Countries do the national film awards called Cesar Awards. You should take this interesting and informative quiz.


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  • 1. 

    Which among the following is not correct about C. R. Formula given by C Rajgopalachari?

    • A.

      It plebiscite among Muslims weather they should form a separate state

    • B.

      It had a clause that any transfer of population will be on voluntary basis

    • C.

      It formed the basis of the 1944 Gandhi-Jinnah talks

    • D.

      Jinnah accepted the CR Formula

    Correct Answer
    D. Jinnah accepted the CR Formula
    Explanation
    The given statement, "Jinnah accepted the CR Formula," is not correct. Jinnah did not accept the CR Formula proposed by C. Rajagopalachari. The CR Formula was a proposal to resolve the Hindu-Muslim conflict in India, but Jinnah rejected it as he believed it did not adequately address the demands of the Muslim community. Jinnah continued to advocate for the creation of a separate Muslim state, which eventually led to the formation of Pakistan.

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  • 2. 

    Who among the following founded the "National Herald"?

    • A.

      Bal Gangadhar Tilak

    • B.

      Mahatma Gandhi

    • C.

      Jawahar Lal Nehru

    • D.

      S N Banerjee

    Correct Answer
    C. Jawahar Lal Nehru
    Explanation
    Jawahar Lal Nehru founded the "National Herald."

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  • 3. 

    Which of the following revolutionaries has written Bandi Jeevan?

    • A.

      Chandra Shekhar Azad

    • B.

      Bhagat Singh

    • C.

      Sachindra Nath Sanyal

    • D.

      Ras Behari Bose

    Correct Answer
    C. Sachindra Nath Sanyal
    Explanation
    Sachindra Nath Sanyal is the correct answer because he was a prominent revolutionary and writer who played a significant role in the Indian independence movement. He was one of the founding members of the Hindustan Republican Association (HRA) along with revolutionaries like Ram Prasad Bismil and Chandrashekhar Azad. Sanyal wrote the book "Bandi Jeevan" (Prison Life), which is a memoir detailing his experiences and the struggles faced by revolutionaries during their imprisonment. This book provides insights into the sacrifices and determination of Indian revolutionaries in their fight against British colonial rule.

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  • 4. 

    All India Khilafat Conference was held in which year?

    • A.

      1917

    • B.

      1918

    • C.

      1919

    • D.

      1920

    Correct Answer
    C. 1919
    Explanation
    The All India Khilafat Conference was held in 1919. The conference was organized by Indian Muslims to protest against the unjust treatment of the Ottoman Empire by the British after World War I. The Ottoman Empire, which was the center of the Islamic Caliphate, was being dismantled by the British, leading to concerns among Indian Muslims about the fate of the Caliphate. The conference aimed to unite Muslims in India and garner support for the Khilafat movement. It played a significant role in mobilizing the Indian Muslim community and strengthening their political voice during the Indian independence movement.

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  • 5. 

    In which of the following countries International Rice Research center is Located?

    • A.

      Thailand

    • B.

      India

    • C.

      Malaysia

    • D.

      Philippines

    Correct Answer
    D. Philippines
    Explanation
    The International Rice Research Center is located in the Philippines.

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  • 6. 

    Which among the following is not located in Kolkata?

    • A.

      Anthropological Survey of India

    • B.

      Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute

    • C.

      Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics

    • D.

      All are located in Kolkata

    Correct Answer
    B. Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute
    Explanation
    The Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute is not located in Kolkata. This is because it is an autonomous institute under the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and is located in Durgapur, West Bengal, which is about 160 kilometers away from Kolkata.

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  • 7. 

    Which among the following is not correctly matched?

    • A.

      Aga Khan Palace - Pune

    • B.

      Bharat Bhawan - Bhopal

    • C.

      Rock of Gibraltar - Nainital

    • D.

      Meenakshi Temple - Madurai

    Correct Answer
    C. Rock of Gibraltar - Nainital
    Explanation
    The given answer, "Rock of Gibraltar - Nainital," is not correctly matched because the Rock of Gibraltar is actually located in Gibraltar, a British Overseas Territory on the southern coast of Spain, and not in Nainital, which is a popular hill station in India.

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  • 8. 

    Which among the following is not correctly matched?

    • A.

      Holy Land - Palestine

    • B.

      Key to Mediterranean - Gibraltor Strait

    • C.

      Island of Pearls - Baharein

    • D.

      All are correctly matched

    Correct Answer
    D. All are correctly matched
    Explanation
    The given answer states that all the options are correctly matched. This means that all the mentioned pairs of terms and their corresponding locations are accurate. Therefore, there is no mismatch or incorrect pairing among the options provided.

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  • 9. 

    Which of the following Management Thinker has written: "The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid"?

    • A.

      Philip Kotler

    • B.

      Kenneth Hopper

    • C.

      C K Prahalad

    • D.

      William J Stanson

    Correct Answer
    C. C K Prahalad
    Explanation
    C K Prahalad has written "The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid".

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  • 10. 

    Charles Correa committee was constituted for a recommendation on which of the following?

    • A.

      Divestment in NTPC

    • B.

      Sports Complex for Commonwealth Games

    • C.

      Problems of Air India

    • D.

      Infrastructure Development in North East India

    Correct Answer
    B. Sports Complex for Commonwealth Games
    Explanation
    The Charles Correa committee was constituted to make recommendations for the development of sports complexes specifically for the Commonwealth Games.

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  • 11. 

    Which state government presents the "Nandi Awards" in India?

    • A.

      Maharastra

    • B.

      Andhra Pradesh

    • C.

      Karnataka

    • D.

      Tamil Nadu

    Correct Answer
    B. Andhra Pradesh
    Explanation
    Andhra Pradesh is the correct answer because the state government of Andhra Pradesh presents the "Nandi Awards" in India. The Nandi Awards are given annually to recognize outstanding achievements in the Telugu cinema industry.

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  • 12. 

    Which company has won the Golden Peacock Global Award for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for the year 2009?

    • A.

      Bharti Airtel

    • B.

      ICICI Bank

    • C.

      Oil and Natural Gas Corporation

    • D.

      Tata Steel

    Correct Answer
    D. Tata Steel
    Explanation
    Tata Steel has won the Golden Peacock Global Award for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for the year 2009. This award recognizes the company's efforts and initiatives in fulfilling its corporate social responsibilities. Tata Steel has demonstrated its commitment to making a positive impact on society through various CSR projects and initiatives. The company's dedication to sustainable development and community welfare has earned it this prestigious award.

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  • 13. 

    Which university has conferred an Honorary Doctorate to A R Rahman?

    • A.

      Annamalai University

    • B.

      University of Madras

    • C.

      Pondicherry University

    • D.

      Anna University

    Correct Answer
    D. Anna University
    Explanation
    Anna University has conferred an Honorary Doctorate to A R Rahman.

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  • 14. 

    DRDO is developing "Clock Technology" for the development of which of the following?

    • A.

      Missiles

    • B.

      Warships and aircrafts

    • C.

      SUVs

    • D.

      Tanks

    Correct Answer
    B. Warships and aircrafts
    Explanation
    DRDO, the Defense Research and Development Organization, is developing "Clock Technology" for the development of warships and aircrafts. This technology is likely to be used in these military vehicles to enhance their performance, accuracy, and synchronization of various systems. The precise timing provided by advanced clock technology can be crucial for navigation, communication, targeting, and overall operational efficiency of warships and aircrafts.

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  • 15. 

    Cesar Awards are the national film awards of which of the following countries?

    • A.

      Germany

    • B.

      USA

    • C.

      France

    • D.

      UK

    Correct Answer
    C. France
    Explanation
    The Cesar Awards are the national film awards of France. They are considered to be the highest film honor in the country and are awarded annually to recognize outstanding achievements in French cinema. The awards were first established in 1976 and are named after the French sculptor Cesar Baldaccini. Over the years, the Cesar Awards have become a prestigious event in the French film industry, celebrating the best films, actors, directors, and other professionals in the field.

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  • 16. 

    'Puttaraj Samman-2009' is given to Lalita Rao of Agra. This prestigious honor is given for outstanding work in the field of __

    • A.

      Music

    • B.

      Dance

    • C.

      Painting

    • D.

      Social Work

    Correct Answer
    A. Music
    Explanation
    Lalita Rao of Agra was awarded the 'Puttaraj Samman-2009' for her outstanding work in the field of music. This prestigious honor recognizes her significant contributions and achievements in the music industry.

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  • 17. 

    "In the Afternoon of Time" is a biography of which of the following personalities?

    • A.

      Adolf Hitler

    • B.

      R K Narayan

    • C.

      Harivansh Rai Bachchan

    • D.

      Winston Churchill

    Correct Answer
    C. Harivansh Rai Bachchan
    Explanation
    "In the Afternoon of Time" is a biography of Harivansh Rai Bachchan. This book provides insights into the life and achievements of Harivansh Rai Bachchan, who was a renowned Indian poet of the 20th century. The book explores his literary works, his contribution to Hindi literature, and his personal life, giving readers a comprehensive understanding of his journey and impact on Indian literature.

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  • 18. 

    Which among the following is the latest to be included in "World Heritage List"?

    • A.

      Marble Rocks Bhimbethka

    • B.

      CST Station Mumbai

    • C.

      Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand

    • D.

      Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

    Correct Answer
    C. Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand
    Explanation
    Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand is the correct answer because it was the latest addition to the "World Heritage List". The other options, Marble Rocks Bhimbethka, CST Station Mumbai, and Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, have not been included in the World Heritage List recently.

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  • 19. 

    Which among the following community has a minimum share in the population of India as per census 2001?

    • A.

      Sikhs

    • B.

      Jains

    • C.

      Buddhists

    • D.

      Christians

    Correct Answer
    B. Jains
    Explanation
    As per the 2001 census, Jains have the minimum share in the population of India compared to Sikhs, Buddhists, and Christians. This means that Jains make up the smallest percentage of the total population in India according to the census data from that year.

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  • 20. 

    In which year National Population Stabilization fund was renamed as jansankhya Sthrikaran Kosh?

    • A.

      2001

    • B.

      2002

    • C.

      2003

    • D.

      2004

    Correct Answer
    C. 2003
    Explanation
    In 2003, the National Population Stabilization fund was renamed as Jansankhya Sthrikaran Kosh.

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  • 21. 

    Which among the following is not correctly matched?

    • A.

      Planned Economy for India - A Book by M Visheshvrayya

    • B.

      Gandhian Plan -Shrimana Narayan 1944

    • C.

      Sarvodaya Plan -Jaiprakash Narayan 1950

    • D.

      All are correctly matched

    Correct Answer
    D. All are correctly matched
    Explanation
    The given answer states that all the options are correctly matched. This means that each option correctly matches the respective plan or book with the correct person and year. Therefore, there is no option that is not correctly matched.

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  • 22. 

    Which among the following is India's deepest landlocked and protected port?

    • A.

      Vishakhapatnam

    • B.

      Cochi

    • C.

      Pradeep

    • D.

      Haldia

    Correct Answer
    A. Vishakhapatnam
    Explanation
    Vishakhapatnam is India's deepest landlocked and protected port. This means that it is a port located inland and is shielded from the open sea by natural or man-made barriers. Vishakhapatnam is known for its deep water harbor, which allows large ships to dock and unload their cargo. It is also a protected port, meaning that it is sheltered from rough weather conditions and provides a safe harbor for ships. Both of these factors make Vishakhapatnam an important port for trade and commerce in India.

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  • 23. 

    Which of the following country is the largest bilateral development partner of India?

    • A.

      China

    • B.

      Japan

    • C.

      USA

    • D.

      Russia

    Correct Answer
    B. Japan
    Explanation
    Japan is the largest bilateral development partner of India because of their strong economic and diplomatic relations. Japan has been providing significant financial assistance to India for various development projects, including infrastructure, technology, and skill development. The two countries have also collaborated on important initiatives like the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor and the Bullet Train project. Japan's consistent support and investment in India's development make it the largest bilateral development partner for the country.

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  • 24. 

    Consider the following Statements. 1. Purna Swaraj Resolution was adopted by INC in Lahore Session 2. Gopal Krishna Gokhale was the founder of "Servants of India Society" 3. Gandhian Principles have been enumerated in Fundamental Duties Which statements mentioned above is/are correct?

    • A.

      1 & 2 only

    • B.

      2 & 3 only

    • C.

      2 & 3 only

    • D.

      All are correct

    Correct Answer
    A. 1 & 2 only
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1 & 2 only. The Purna Swaraj Resolution was indeed adopted by the Indian National Congress in the Lahore Session. Gopal Krishna Gokhale was indeed the founder of the "Servants of India Society." The third statement is incorrect as Gandhian Principles are not enumerated in Fundamental Duties.

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  • 25. 

    Consider the following Statements. 1. The main purpose of the Cripps Mission was to form a constituent assembly. 2. Lord Wellesley introduced the permanent settlement of Bengal. 3. Leo Tolstoy was one of the people who influenced Gandhi Ji very Much. Which statements mentioned above is/are correct?

    • A.

      1 & 2 only

    • B.

      1 & 3 only

    • C.

      2 & 3 only

    • D.

      All are correct

    Correct Answer
    B. 1 & 3 only
    Explanation
    The Cripps Mission was indeed aimed at forming a constituent assembly, making statement 1 correct. Leo Tolstoy's influence on Gandhi Ji is well-documented, making statement 3 also correct. However, statement 2 is incorrect as it was Lord Cornwallis, not Lord Wellesley, who introduced the permanent settlement of Bengal. Therefore, the correct answer is 1 & 3 only.

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