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Who was the last governor general of India ?

  • Chakraborty Rajagopalachari
  • Lord Mountbatten
  • Rajendra Prasad
  • Maulana Abul Kamal Azad
  • Correct Option: A  [ Chakraborty Rajagopalachari ]

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After completing his Dandi March Gandhiji broke the Salt law on:

  • 5th April, 1930
  • 6th April, 1930
  • 7th April, 1930
  • 8th April, 1930
  • Correct Option: B  [ 6th April, 1930 ]

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Who was elected the President of Indian National Congress in the famous Tirupati session of 1939?

  • Subhas Chandra Bose
  • Sarat Chandra Bose
  • Parabhi Sitaramiya
  • Rash Behari Bose
  • Correct Option: A  [ Subhas Chandra Bose ]

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Kings of which dynasty were described as 'Sons of God' ?

  • Sakas
  • Cholas
  • Kushans
  • Palas
  • Correct Option: C  [ Kushans ]

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The Congress President who conducted negotiation with Cripps in 1942 and Wavell at the Shimla Conference was

  • Abul Kalam Azad
  • Jawaharlal Nehru
  • J. B. Kripalani
  • C. Rajagopalachari
  • Correct Option: A  [ Abul Kalam Azad ]

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The Title given by the British Government to Mahatma Gandhi which he surrendered as a protest against Jallianwala bagh massacre:

  • Hind Kesari
  • Kaiser-e-Hind
  • Rai Bahadur
  • Knight
  • Correct Option: B  [ Kaiser-e-Hind ]

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Mrs. Annie Besant was the first woman President of the Indian National Congress. Which session of the Congress did she preside over ?

  • Calcutta
  • NagPur
  • Madras
  • Bombay
  • Correct Option: A  [ Calcutta ]

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Who of the following refused to allow the adopted son of Lakshmi Bai to succeed to the throne after the death of her husband and subsequently annexed the State?

  • Lord Dalhousie
  • Lord William Bentinck
  • Lord Wellesley
  • Lord Canning
  • Correct Option: A  [ Lord Dalhousie ]

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What proposals were made in the 'August Offer' ?

  • Complete independence of India gradually
  • Dominion Status
  • Provincial autonomy
  • Representative government at the centre
  • Correct Option: B  [ Dominion Status ]

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Who started the Aligarh Movement?

  • Aga Khan
  • Salimulla Khan
  • Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
  • Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan
  • Correct Option: C  [ Sir Syed Ahmad Khan ]

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