Indian History Questions Solved

Indian History questions solved contains 1000 questions and their answers.

These are very useful for all kinds of SSC, RRB, State Services and Central level Services exams.

These questions are collected from previous years exams of Civil Services.

Indian History MCQs Set [100]

[991] Which of the following statements are correct about Poona Pact 1932?

[1] 148 seats were to be allotted to the depressed classes in the provincial legislatures.

[2] This was more than double from the 71 seats as promised in the Communal Award.

[3] Certain percentage of the seats allotted to the general Non-Muslim electorate would be reserved for the depressed classes.

[4] The depressed classes agreed to adhere to the principle of Joint Electorate.

Answer options:

[A] 1, 2 and 3 only

[B] 2, 3 and 4 only

[C] 1, 3 and 4 only

[D] All are correct


[992] Which Act detached Aden from India, and established as a separate colony?

[A] Government of India Act 1935

[B] Government of India Act 1919

[C] Indian Council Act 1892

[D] Indian Council Act 1861

[993] Which of the following recommendation was made by Cripps Mission?

[1] General elections in the provinces would be arranged as soon as the war ended.

[2] A new Indian dominion, associated with the United Kingdom, would be created.

[3] Those provinces not joining the dominion could form their own separate union.

[4] Minorities were to be protected.

Answer options:

[A] 1, 2 and 3 only

[B] 2, 3 and 4 only

[C] 1, 3 and 4 only

[D] 1, 2, 3 and 4

[994] Who represented the farmers of Gujarat during the Bardoli Satyagrah in 1928?

[A] Vallabhbhai Patel

[B] Bhulabhai Desai

[C] Rajeev Shukla

[D] Mohanlala Pandey

[995] Muslim League launched a Direct Action Campaign on__________.

[A] 26 July 1946

[B] 16 August 1946

[C] 14 June 1946

[D] 26 December 1946


[996] Who was M.K. Gandi’s political Guru?

[A] Gopal Krishan Gokhale

[B] Rabindranath Tagore

[C] Lord Irwin

[D] Leo Tolstoy 

[997] Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

           List I                                             List II

[1]  Jallianwala Bagh massacre           [I] Buttler Committee

[2] Relation between Indian states—

—-and paramount power                   [II] Hurtog Committee

[3] Working of dyarchi                      [III] Hunter Inquiry Committee

[4] Growth of education in—

—-British India.                                 [IV] Muddiman Committee

Answer options:

[A] 1-III, 2-I, 3-IV, 4-II

[B] 1-II, 2-IV, 3-III, 4-I

[C] 1-IV, 2-III, 3-II, 4-I

[D] 1-I, 2-II, 3-III, 4-IV 

[998] The first war between Maratha and East India Company ended in 1782 with the treaty of _________.

[A] Treaty of Poona

[B] Treaty of Salbai

[C] Treaty of Surat

[D] Treaty of Wadgaon

[999] Which of the following statement is incorrect?

[1] In Punjab, the Akali agitation of the Sikhs sought to remove corrupt Mahantas from their Gurudwaras.

[2] The movement got closely identified with the non-cooperation movement and the British did not support it.

Answer options:

[A] Only 1

[B] Only 2

[C] Neither 1 nor 2

[D] Both 1 and 2 

[1000] Which of the following was not the effect of the movement for national education on Indian politics?

[1] It roused national pride and a realization of past achievements.

[2] It helped the vernacular language to grow.

[3] It gave impetus to scientific and industrial education.

[4] It gave impetus to women’s education.

Answer options:

[A] 1 and 3

[B] 2 and 3

[C] 3 only

[D] 2 only