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History: Model Test Paper-2

1 Consider the statements: 1. The first telegraph line in India was laid between Kolkata and Diamond Harbour. 2. The first Export processing zone in India was set up in Kandla. Which statements given above is/are correct?

2 Which statements is/are correct?: 1. The term Swaraj means self-rule, self-government 2. Swaraj Party was established by Motilal Nehru and C. R. Das. 3. Lahore session of the congress demand for Poorna Swaraj in its resolution on 26 January, 1930.

3 Consider the following statements: The Cripps Proposals include the provision for 1. Full independence for India. 2. Creation of Constitution-making body. Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

4 Dr. B. R Ambedkar was conferred 'Bharat Ratna' during the regime of

5 During his pilgrimage, Chaitanya received enlightment at?

6 During indian freedom struggle, which one of the following happened earliest?

7 During Kanishka's reign, the centre of political activity shifted from Magadha to:

8 During the freedom struggle, Aruna Asaf Ali was a major woman organizer of underground activity in?

9 During the Indian Freedom Struggle, why did Rowlatt Act arouse popular indignation?

10 During the reign of which ancient Indian ruler, did Chinese traveller Fa-Hien visit India?

11 During the tenure of which Governor General of India, King George V visited India?

12 During which of the following periods of Indian History did the Kshatriyas have a distinct identity?

13 During whose Governor Generalship the Maratha confederacy ended?

14 Enumerate the Vedangas

15 Falkland Islands, located in South Atlantic Ocean, are a self-governing Overseas Territory of which country ?

16 Fascism believes in

17 Find the incorrect match among the followings:

18 First Indian cricketer to take Hat Trick in Test Cricket is?

19 First Jain Tirthankar was?

20 First Olympic games were held in which year?

21 For the Karachi session of Indian National Congress in 1931, presided over by Sardar Patel, who drafted the Resolution on Fundamental Rights and Economic Programme?

22 For writing the Punjabi language, which Sikh guru developed the Gurumukhi script ?

23 Founder of the Satvahana dynasty was?

24 Four resolutions were passed at the famous Calcutta session of Indian National Congress in 1906. The question of either retention OR of rejection of these four resolutions became the cause of a split in Congress at the next Congress session held in Surat in 1907. Which one of the following was not one of those resolutions?

25 From which period large scale land grants were given to officers and other important person?

26 Gandhi-Irwin Pact was signed on 15th March _______.

27 Gandhiji started Satyagraha in 1919 to protest against the?

28 Gandhi's 'Dandi March' is associated with

29 Gautam Buddha as a prince was known as:

30 Gedrosia corresponds to modern?

31 Harsha was defeated by:

32 Harsha was the last great royal patron of:

33 Harshacharita the biography of Harsha, was written by:

34 Historians are of the view that the British signed the Treaty of Bassien (1802) with a 'Cypher'. Who was this 'Cypher'?

35 Hooghly was used as a base for piracy in the Bay of Bengal by?

36 How did Sultan Qutub-ud-din Aibak die?

37 How did the Non-cooperation Movement affect the Congress?

38 How many times the preamble was amended

39 Humayun Nama was written by:

40 In 1829, which Governor-General prohibited the practice of 'Sati' ?

41 In 1892, who became the first Indian to be elected to the House of Commons (lower house of British Parliament) ?

42 In 1925, who founded the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in Nagpur ?

43 In 1930, Mahatma Gandhi started the Civil Disobedience Movement from:

44 In 1990, which district of Kerala became the first fully literate district of India ?

45 In collaboration with Dravid hare and Alexander Duff, who established the Hindu College at Calcutta?

46 In February 2009, which Indian music maestro won the Grammy Award for his collaborative music album 'Golden Drum Project' ?

47 In Gandhara sculptures the preaching mudra associated with the Buddha's first sermon at Sarnath is?

48 In his autobiography, Babur has given less details about which of the following?

49 In his first voyage to India, at which place did Vasco da Gama land on 20 May 1498 ?

50 In Jainism the aim of life is to attain Nirvana or Moksha for which one has to: