Indian Freedom Struggle

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Indian Freedom Struggle

Quiz about the various battles involved in the freedom struggle of India.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Date and time of Battle of Plassey.
    • A. 

      23 September 1956 at 5 pm

    • B. 

      23 June 1757 at 7 am

    • C. 

      19 March 1789 at 7 pm

  • 2. 
    Who was Siraj ud Doula's treacherous soldier?
    • A. 

      General Dyer

    • B. 

      Robert Clive

    • C. 

      Mir Jafar

  • 3. 
    Why did the Battle of Plassey become famous?
    • A. 

      Because it was the first major victory the Company won in India.

    • B. 

      Because it was a very fierce battle. 

    • C. 

      Because British goods were boycotted after it.

  • 4. 
    Which of the following was not done by the indigo planters to the peasants?
    • A. 

      The indigo planters mercilessly forced the peasants to plant indigo instead of food crops. 

    • B. 

      The indigo  planters resorted to the destruction of the property of the peasants if they were unwilling to obey them.

    • C. 

      The indigo planters fired at the peasants for no reason.

  • 5. 
    The peaceful gathering in the Jallianwala Bagh was declared illegal by _____________ .  
    • A. 

      Robert Clive

    • B. 

      General Dyer

    • C. 

      Mir Jafar                               

  • 6. 
    What was Gandhiji's famous words near the salt beds in Dandi? 
    • A. 

      ‘With this, I am shaking the foundations of the British Empire.’

    • B. 

      'This salt will shake the foundations of the British Empire.'

    • C. 

      'Taxes on salt will no longer be taken.'

  • 7. 
    The eastern parts of Bengal were separated from the rest of Bengal and added to ____________ .
    • A. 

      Assam

    • B. 

      Bihar

    • C. 

      Orissa

  • 8. 
    Which of these was not a strategy of the Swadeshi movement?
    • A. 

      Removing the British Empire from power and improving economic conditions in India. 

    • B. 

      Boycotting British products and the revival of domestic products and production processes.

    • C. 

      Removing the taxes imposed on salt.

  • 9. 
    In the blue rebellion the indigo planters  mercilessly forced the peasants to plant __________instead of food crops. 
    • A. 

      Opium

    • B. 

      Indigo

    • C. 

      Coffee

  • 10. 
    Identify the following image.
    • A. 

      Jallianwala bagh massacre

    • B. 

      Swadeshi Movement

    • C. 

      Battle of Plassey