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Online History Quiz Set No - 6

History questions have been taken from previous years questions paper of different competitive examinations such SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, CDS, NDA, State PSC, Railways, MAT, CAT, etc.

51) 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?
A) 1 only
B) 2 only
C) Both 1 and 2
D) Neither 1 nor 2

52) 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.
A) 1 only
B) 2 only
C) only 1 and 2
D) 1, 2 and 3

53) 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?
A) 1 only
B) 2 only
C) Both 1 and 2
D) Neither 1 nor 2

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

55) During his pilgrimage, Chaitanya received enlightment at?
A) Kanchipuram
B) Gaya
C) Allahabad
D) Rameshwaram

56) During indian freedom struggle, which one of the following happened earliest?
A) Gaya Session of Congress
B) Tripuri Session of congress
C) Gandhi-Irwin Pact
D) Simon Commission

57) During Kanishka's reign, the centre of political activity shifted from Magadha to:
A) Delhi
B) Ayodhya
C) Kannauj
D) Purushapura (Peshawar)

58) During the freedom struggle, Aruna Asaf Ali was a major woman organizer of underground activity in?
A) Quit India Movement
B) Civil Disobedience Movement
C) Non-Cooperation Movement
D) Swadeshi Movement

59) During the Indian Freedom Struggle, why did Rowlatt Act arouse popular indignation?
A) it authorized the government to imprison people without tria
B) it curbed the trade union activities
C) it suppressed the Indian traditional education
D) It curtailed the freedom of religion.

60) During the reign of which ancient Indian ruler, did Chinese traveller Fa-Hien visit India?
A) Chandragupta Vikramaditya
B) Chandragupta Maurya
C) Ashoka
D) Harshavardhana