Making of the National Movement: 1870s-1947
Q1. Fill in the blanks.
is a Marathi newspaper edited by Tilak.
The Indian National Congress was
established when 72 delegates from all over the country met at Bombay in
A group of Muslim landlords and nawabs
formed the All India Muslim League at Dacca in 1906.
The Rowlatt Act curbed fundamental
rights such as the freedom of expression and strengthened police powers.
Mahatma Gandhi abruptly called off the Non-Cooperation
Movement when in February 1922 a crowd of peasants set fire to a police
station in Chauri Chaura.
Quit India movement started in August
Subhas Chandra Bose was
a radical nationalist.
The Moderates were opposed to the use of
The Simon Commission had many Indian
Jallianwala Bagh massacre was inflicted by
General Dyer in Amritsar on Baisakhi day (13 April). True
Swadeshi movement started before the
partition of Bengal. False
Mohammad Ali Jinnah became the major
spokesperson for the demand for Pakistan. True
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan, also known as
Badshah Khan was the founder of the Khudai Khidmatgars. True
Q3. Who was the viceroy in 1905?
Ans. Viceroy Curzon
Q4. Who was Dinshaw Wacha?
Ans. Dinshaw Wacha was a Moderate leader of the
Q5. Who gave the slogan “do or die”?
Who raised the slogan "do or die"?
Gandhi raised the slogan "do or die".
Q6. What does RSS stand for?
Ans. RSS stands
for Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.
Q7. Name the newspaper edited by Balgangadhar Tilak.
Ans. Kesari, a Marathi newspaper was edited by
Q8. What does HSRA stand for?
Ans. HSRA stand
for Hindustan Socialist Republican Association.
Q9. When was Muslim League formed?
Ans. All India Muslim League was formed at Dacca in
Q10. Name three places where Gandhiji started local movement.
Write the places of intervention of Gandhiji in local movements.
Kheda and Ahmedabad
Q11. When did the congress split and reunited?
The Congress split in 1907 and reunited in December 1915.
Q12. Who was the viceroy of India at the time of partition of Bengal?
Curzon was the viceroy of India at the time of partition of Bengal.
Q13. What was the Swadeshi Movement known as in deltaic Andhra?
Ans. It was
known as the Vandemataram Movement in deltaic Andhra.
Q14. Name the three leading members of radical group.
Mention any three members of the Radical group.
Who were the three main leaders of Radical group?
Chandra Pal, Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Lala Lajpat Rai
Q15. Who raised the slogan “Freedom is my birthright and I shall
Ans. Tilak raised the slogan, “Freedom is my
birthright and I shall have it!”
Q16. Who were the leaders of Khilafat Movement?
Who were the leaders of the Khilafat agitation?
leaders of the Khilafat agitation were Mohammad Ali and Shaukat Ali.
Q17. What does 'Punjab wrongs' refer to?
Ans. It refers
to Jallianwala massacre that occurred in Amritsar on Baisakhi day (13 April,
Q18. Who was Chitta Ranjan Das?
Ranjan Das was a lawyer from East Bengal. He was especially active in the Non- Cooperation
Q19. What does 'Punjab wrong' refer to?
Singh was a revolutionary nationalist. His slogan was “Inquilab Zindabad!”