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Mission WBCS (Exe.) 2019 Prelims and Mains Daily Mock Test Arijit Basu Chowdhury
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Daily Mock Test (History) 1. Dr B R Ambedkar clashed with Mahatma Gandhi at the 2nd Round Table Conference demanding a) Reservation for Dalits in Government jobs b) Reservation for Dalits in Ministries c) Separate citizen status for Dalits 2. The Radcliffe Line is named after its architect, Sir Cyril Radcliffe. It is a boundary d) Separate Electorate for Dalits demarcation line between a) Pakistan & Afghanistan b) India & Bamgladesh c) India & Pakistan 3. In which year, Mahatama Gandhi travelled to Champaran in Bihar to inspire the d) India & Nepal peasants to struggle against the oppressive plantation system? a) 1913 b) 1914 c) 1916 d) 1917
Daily Mock Test (History) 4. Annie Besant was 1) Responsible for starting the Home Rule Movement 2) The founder of the Theosophical Society 3) Once the President of the Indian National Congress Select the correct statement/statements using the codes given below. a) 1, 2 and 3 b) 1 and 3 only c) All of these d) None of these 5. The people of India agitated against the arrival of Simon Commission because a) Indians never wanted the review of the working of the Act of 1909 b) The Simon Commission suggested the partition of the country c) Simon Commission recommended the abolition of Dyarchy (Diarchy) in the Provinces d) There was no Indian member in the Simon Commission
Daily Mock Test (History) 6. The demand for the Tebhaga Peasant Movement in Bengal was for a) Writing off all peasant debts b) The reduction of the share of the landlords from one-half of the crop to one-third c) The grant of ownership of land to peasants as they were the actual cultivators of the d) The uprooting of Zamindari system and the end of serfdom 7. Which of the following is/are the principal feature(s) of the Government of India Act, 1919? 1. Introduction of dyarchy in the executive government of the provinces 2. Introduction of separate communal electorates for Muslims 3. Devolution of legislative authority by the centre to the provinces a) 2 and 3 only b) 1 and 3 only c) 1,2 and 3 d)1 only
Daily Mock Test (History) 8. The Lahore Session of the Indian National Congress (1929) is very important in history, because 1. The Congress passed a resolution demanding complete independence 2. The rift between the extremists and moderates was resolved in that Session 3. A resolution was passed rejecting the two-nation theory in that Session Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a) 1 and 3 b) 1 only c) 2 and 3 d) None of these 9. Mahatma Gandhi undertook fast unto death in 1932, mainly because a) Round Table Conference failed to satisfy Indian political aspirations b) Ramsay Macdonald announced the Communal Award c) Congress and Muslim League had differences of opinion d) None of these
Daily Mock Test (History) 10. Which one of the following observations is not true about the Quit India Movement of 1942? a) It was a non-violent movement b) It was led by Mahatma Gandhi c) It did not attract the labor class in general d) It was a spontaneous movement 11. Quit India Movement was launched in response to a) Cabinet Mission Plan b) Cripps Proposals c) Wavell Plan d) Simon Commission Report
Daily Mock Test (History) 1. d) Separate Electorate for Dalits 2. c) India & Pakistan (Lord Mountbatten appointed Radcliff commission for 3. d) 1917 (In Champaran, farmers were forced to grow indigo and other cash crops participation of Bengal and Punjab.) instead of the food crops which was necessary for their survival. These goods were bought from them at a very low price.) b) 1 and 3 only (Annie Besant was involved in politics in India by joining the Indian National Congress. 4. When World War I broke out in 1914, she helped launch the Home Rule League to campaign for democracy in India and dominion status within the Empire. This led to her election as president of the India National Congress in 1917. . 5. d)There was no Indian member in the Simon Commission
Daily Mock Test (History) 6. b) The reduction of the share of the landlords from one-half of the crop to one third The Tebhaga movement was a militant campaign initiated in Bengal by the Kisan Sabha in 1946-47. .At that time share-cropping peasants had to give half of their harvest to the owners of the land. The demand of the Tebhaga (sharing by thirds) movement was to reduce the share given to landlords to one-third 7. b) 1 and 3 only 8. b) 1 only .The 1929 Lahore session under the presidency of Jawaharlal Nehru holds special significance as in this session "Purna Swaraj" (complete independence) was declared as the goal of the INC. 26 January, 1930 was declared as "Purna Swaraj Diwas" 9. b) Ramsay Macdonald announced the Communal Award 10. c) It did not attract the labor class in general .The Quit India Movement was a civil disobedience movement launched in India in August 1942 in response to Gandhi's call for satyagraha.
Daily Mock Test (History) 11. b) Cripps Proposals The British government sent a delegation to India under Stafford Cripps (Cripps mission) The purpose of the mission was to negotiate with the Indian National Congress a deal to obtain total co-operation during the World War II, in return for progressive devolution and distribution of power from the crown and the Viceroy to an elected Indian legislature.