General knowledge question and answer on Indian history



1
Who gave the call " Do or Die" ?
A.    Jawaharlal Nehru
B.    Mahatma Gandhi
C.    Lala Lajpat Rai
D.    Subhas Chandra Bose

Answer : B.   Mahatma Gandhi

2
When was purna Swaraj day first decided to be celebrated ?
A.    \(15^{th}\) Augest, 1947
B.    \(15^{th}\) Augest, 1930
C.    \(26^{th}\) January, 1950
D.    \(26^{th}\) January, 1930

Answer : D.  \(26^{th}\) January, 1930

3
Who was the political guru of Gandhiji ?
A.    Nauroji
B.    Gokhale
C.    Tilak
D.    Lala Lajpat Rai

Answer : B.   Gokhale

4
First great experiment in satyagraha came in 1917 in 
A.    Ahmedabad
B.    Champaran
C.    Sabarmati
D.    Bardoli

Answer : B.   Champaran

5
The cardinal principle of Mahatma Gandhi's Satyagraha was
A.    Fearlessness
B.    Truthfulness
C.    Non-Violence
D.    All of these

Answer : C.  Non-Violence

6
Which one of the following leaders was elected as President of the All India Khilafat Conference held in Delhi in 1919?
A.    Shaukat Ali
B.    Mahatma Gandhi
C.    M.A.Jinnah
D.    None of these

Answer : B.   Mahatma Gandhi



7
Which movement was launched along with the khailafat Movement ?
A.    Swadeshi Movement 
B.    Home Rule Movement
C.    Civil Disobedience Movement
D.    Non-cooperation Movement

Answer : D.  Non-cooperation Movement

8
The Swaraj Party stood for
A.    Capturing Legislature Councils by contesting elections
B.    Overthrow of Government by organising a country wide strike
C.    Boycotting the elections
D.    None of these

Answer : A.  Capturing Legislature Councils by contesting elections