Topicwise Questions - Freedom Fighters

1. Who of the following was considered by the British to be The Father of Indian Unrest?

  1. Gopal Krishna Gokhale
  2. Lokmanya Tilak
  3. Lala Lajpat Rai
  4. Madan Mohan Malaviya

2. Who succeeded Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel as the 2nd Home minister of India?

  1. Abul Kalam Azad
  2. Madan Mohan Malaviya
  3. C Rajagopalachari
  4. None of the above

3. Gyan Prasarak Mandali, an organization dedicated to the education of the adult was formed by –

  1. G K Gokhale
  2. M M Malviya
  3. Dadabhai Naoroji
  4. Lokmanya Tilak

4. In which language was Kesari, a newspaper started by Bal Gangadhar Tilak published?

  1. Marathi
  2. Hindi
  3. English
  4. Both (B) and (C)

5. Hitavada, the newspaper started by Gopal Krishna Gokhale in 1911 was initially published from –

  1. Mumbai
  2. Pune
  3. Sholapur
  4. Nagpur

6. Do or Die was one of the most powerful slogans of India’s freedom struggle. Who gave it?

  1. Gandhiji
  2. J. L. Nehru
  3. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
  4. Subhash Chandra Bose

7. Dadabhai Naoroji was the first Indian to be appointed as a Professor at Elphinstone College in

  1. Mumbai
  2. London
  3. Delhi
  4. Stuttgart

8. Who founded the Deccan Education Society to impart teachings about India culture to India’s youth?

  1. Dadabhai Naoroji
  2. Lokmanya Tilak
  3. Motilal Nehru
  4. C Rajagopalachari

9. Which of the following newspapers was started by Motilal Nehru in 1919?

  1. Voice of India
  2. The Leader
  3. Young India
  4. Independent

10. Three of the following were awarded the Bharat Ratna in the same year. Who was awarded much later?

  1. C Rajagopalachari
  2. S Radhakrishnan
  3. Abul Kalam Azad
  4. CV Raman

11. In which year was the Banaras Hindu University established by Pt Madan Mohan Malviya?

  1. 1914
  2. 1916
  3. 1919
  4. 1920

12. Who was the chairman of All Parties Conference which put up a draft constitution recommending full dominion status for India?

  1. Motilal Nehru
  2. Dadabhai Naoroji
  3. Lala Lajpat Rai
  4. Rajagopalachari

13. In 1923, who of the following became the youngest person to be elected the President of the Indian National Congress?

  1. Motilal Nehru
  2. Abul Kalam Azad
  3. Lala Lajpat Rai
  4. M M Malaviya

14. Who was elected the first President of All India Trade Union Congress in 1920?

  1. Gopal Krishna Gokhale
  2. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
  3. Lala Lajpat Rai
  4. Dadabhai Naoroji