Quiz For Class 9 To 12 (Senior Group) India Freedom Quiz

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Quiz For Class 9 To 12 (Senior Group) India Freedom Quiz

INDIA FREEDOM QUIZ This is a listing of people who campaigned against or are considered to have campaigned against foreign domination and cultural imposition on the Indian sub-continent. In India and the rest of South Asia such individuals are often referred to as freedom fighters. The Indian Independence Movement consisted of efforts by Indians to obtain political independence from British, French and Portuguese rule; it involved a wide spectrum of Indian political organizations, philosophies, and rebellions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which one of the following Muslim leaders joined the Home Rule League founded by Annie Besant ? 
    • A. 

      Muhammad Iqbal

    • B. 

      Muhammad Ali Jinnah

    • C. 

      Syed Ahmed Khan

    • D. 

      Abul Kalam Azad

  • 2. 
    What was the reason for Gandhiji to organize a Satyagraha on behalf of the peasants of Kheda ? 
    • A. 

      Non-suspension of land revenue collection in spite of a drought

    • B. 

      Enhancement of land revenue in spite of failure of crops

    • C. 

      Confiscation of the land of those who did not pay the land tax Confiscation of the land of those who did not pay the land tax

    • D. 

      The proposal to introduce 'permanent settlement' Gujarat

  • 3. 
       Which one of the following poets wrote poems hailing the Russian Revolution of 1917 ? 
    • A. 

      Subramanya Bharati

    • B. 

      Muhammad Iqbal

    • C. 

      Sarojini Naidu

    • D. 

      Rabindranath Tagore

  • 4. 
    Which one of the following, first suggested boycott of the British goods in Bengal? 
    • A. 

      Aurobindo Ghosh's journal 'Bande Mataram'

    • B. 

      Krishna Kumar Mitra's weekly 'Sanjivani'

    • C. 

      Motilal Ghosh's 'Amrit Bazar Patrika'

    • D. 

      Satish Chandra Mukherji's 'Dawn'

  • 5. 
    Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched? 
    • A. 

      Siraj-ud-din Ahmed: Zamindar

    • B. 

      Lal Chand: Self-abnegation in politics

    • C. 

      Tej Bahadur Sapru: Tribune

    • D. 

      Abul Kalam Azad: AI-Hilal

  • 6. 
    Who among the following was in the forefront of making efforts leading to drafting the ' Age of Consent Act', 1891 ? 
    • A. 

      Bal Gangadhar Tilak

    • B. 

      Kesab Chandra Sen

    • C. 

      B. M. Malabari

    • D. 

      Swami Vivekananda

  • 7. 
    'Abinava Bharat', a secret society of revolutionaries, was organised by
    • A. 

      Khudiram Bose

    • B. 

      V.D. Savarkar

    • C. 

      Prafulla Chaki

    • D. 

      Bhagat Singh

  • 8. 
    Both, the Indian Association and the National Conference  were founded by-
    • A. 

      Surendranath Bannerjee

    • B. 

      Ananda Mohana Bose

    • C. 

      Both (a) and (b)

    • D. 

      Sisir kumar Ghosh

  • 9. 
    After the partition of Bengal, the two new provinces which came into existence were?
    • A. 

      East Bengal & West Bengal

    • B. 

      East Bengal & Bengal

    • C. 

      West Bengal & Assam

    • D. 

      West Bengal & Assam

  • 10. 
    The historic Lucknow session of INC in 1916 was presided over by_________
    • A. 

      Mrs. Annie Besant

    • B. 

      R N Mudhokar

    • C. 

      Ambika Charan Majumdar

    • D. 

      Madan Mohan Malviya

  • 11. 
    The brain behind the bomb attack on Viceroy Lord Hardinge at Chandni chowk, Delhi, in Dec 1912 was:
    • A. 

      Rash Bihari Bose

    • B. 

      Bhai Paramanda

    • C. 

      Sachindranath Sanyal

    • D. 

      Shohanal Pathak

  • 12. 
    The earliest public association to be formed in modern India in 1837 was:
    • A. 

      The Bengal British Indian Society

    • B. 

      The British Indian Society

    • C. 

      The Landholders Society

    • D. 

      The Madras Native Association

  • 13. 
    The most important international event which influenced the course of the Indian National Movement (radical wing) during the early 20th century was:
    • A. 

      The Russian Revolution 1917

    • B. 

      The Russo-Japanese War 1905

    • C. 

      The World War-I

    • D. 

      Afghan War

  • 14. 
    The historic importance of the second session of INC held in Calcutta 1886 was that:
    • A. 

      There was merger of INC and National Conference

    • B. 

      It was presided over by Dadabhai Naoroji

    • C. 

      Mass participation

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 15. 
    On the suggestion of Ravindranath Tagore The date of partition of Bengal, Oct 16, 1905 was celebrated as:
    • A. 

      Solidarity Day

    • B. 

      Rakhsha Bandhan Day

    • C. 

      Black Day

    • D. 

      Brotherhood Day

  • 16. 
    What is the correct chronological sequence of the following stages in the political life of Gandhiji? 1) Champaran (2) Ahmedabad mill strike (3) Kheda (4) Non-Cooperation Movement
    • A. 

      2 4 3 1

    • B. 

      1 3 2 4

    • C. 

      4 3 2 1

    • D. 

      3 4 2 1

  • 17. 
    Where did the rebels of 1857 Revolt, massacre a large number of Englishmen and women after promising them safe conduct?
    • A. 

      Lucknow

    • B. 

      Kanpur

    • C. 

      Delhi

    • D. 

      Allahabad

  • 18. 
    Who was the famous Urdu poet who witnessed the massacre of male civilians of Delhi by the British soldiers ?
    • A. 

      Firaq Gorakhpuri

    • B. 

      Joshh Malihabadi

    • C. 

      Mirza Galib

    • D. 

      Mir Babar Ali Anis

  • 19. 
    The leader of the 1857 revolt in Assam was:
    • A. 

      Diwan Maniram Putti

    • B. 

      Kandar Paswar Singh

    • C. 

      Purandar Singh

    • D. 

      Piali Barwa

  • 20. 
    The army of emperor Bahadur Shah in Delhi was commanded by:
    • A. 

      General Bakth Khan

    • B. 

      Khan Bahadur Khan

    • C. 

      Babu Kunwar Singh

    • D. 

      Azimulla

  • 21. 
    Match the following leaders with the centers of their rebellion: Leaders                                  Centres I. Begum Hazrat Mahal          1. Rohilkhand II. Khan Bahadur Khan          2. Bihar III. Kunwar Singh                     3. Lucknow IV. Dhondu Pant                      4. Kanpur Codes    I II III IV
    • A. 

      3 1 2 4

    • B. 

      2 3 4 1

    • C. 

      3 2 1 4

    • D. 

      3 4 2 1

  • 22. 
    Which of the following leaders of 1857 revolt escaped to Nepal and whose subsequent movements were never known thereafter?
    • A. 

      Nana Saheb

    • B. 

      Begum Hazrat Mahal

    • C. 

      Tantia Tope

    • D. 

      Both (a) & (b)

  • 23. 
    What was the most brutal act by the Britishers, after capturing Delhi, following the Revolt of 1857?
    • A. 

      Stripping of the clothes of the sons of Bahadur Shah

    • B. 

      Imprisoning Emperor Zafar Bahadur Shah

    • C. 

      Shooting down the sons of Bahadur Shah

    • D. 

      Terrorising the people of Delhi

  • 24. 
     The concept of national education was propounded during the course of the _______ movement.
    • A. 

      Home Rule Movement

    • B. 

      Swadeshi

    • C. 

      Non-Cooperation

    • D. 

      Civil Disobedience

  • 25. 
    With reference to the Swadeshi Movement during the Indian freedom struggle, which one of the following statements is not correct ? 
    • A. 

      'Amar sonar Bangla', was composed by Tagore during the movement

    • B. 

      Syed Haider Raza led the Swadeshi Movement in India

    • C. 

      The Ganapati and Shivaji festivals started by Bipin Chandra Pal

    • D. 

      Surat split of 1907 weakened the Swadeshi Movement