1. M.C. Setalvad, B.N. Rao and Alladi Krishnaswamy Iyer were distinguished members of the:
(a) Swaraj Party
(b) All India National Liberal Federation
(c) Madras Labour Union
(d) Servants of India Society
(d) The Servants of India Society was formed in Pune, Maharashtra, on June 12, 1905 by Gopal Krishna Gokhale. All are related to this organization
2. What is the correct sequence of the following events?
1. Tilak's Home Rule League
2. Karnagatamaru Incident
3. Mahatma Gandhi's arrival in India
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
(a) 1, 2, 3
(b) 3, 2, 1
(c) 2,1, 3
(d) 2, 3, 1
(d) Tilak’s Home Rule League – April, 1916; Karnagatamaru Incident – September, 1914; Mahatma Gandhi’s arrival in India from South Africa –1915
3. Simon Commission of 1927 was boycotted because:
(a) there was no Indian member in the Commission
(b) it supported the Muslim League
(c) Congress felt that the people of India are entitled to Swaraj
(d) there were differences among the members
(a) All the 7 members of Simon Commission were whites.
4. The Indian Muslims, in general, were not attracted to the Extremist movement because of :
(a) influence' of Sir Sayed Ahmed Khan
(b) anti-Muslim attitude of Extremist leaders
(c) indifference shown to Muslim aspirations
(d) extremists' policy of harping on Hindu aspect
5. Which one of the following events, was characterised by Montague as 'Preventive Murder'?
(a) Killing of INA activities
(b) Massacre at Jallianwala Bagh
(c) Shooting of the Mahatma
(d) Shooting of Curzon-Wythe
(b) Jalianwala Bagh massacre occurred on April 13, 1919 at Amritsar. This event is characterized by Montague as 'Preventive Murder'.