1 Who announced that in case the Indian representatives could not reach an agreement on communal issue, then the British Government would have no alternative to laying down a Provincial Scheme according to its own discretion?
2 Who announced the Communal Award?
3 When Macdonald announced the Communal Award?
August 16, 1932
4 According to Communal Award, Muslims quota of representation in Bombay was
30 out of 175 seats
5 According to Communal Award, the Muslims quota in Madras was
29 out of 215 seats
6 According to Communal Award, Muslims quota of representation in Bengal was
119 out of 250 seats
7 According to Communal Award, Muslims quota of representation in Punjab was
86 out of 175 seats
8 According to Communal Award, Muslims quota of representation in Assam was
34 out of 108 seats
9 According to Communal Award, Muslims quota of representation in Sindh was
34 out of 60 seats
10 The Communal Award reduced Muslim population in which provinces?
Punjab and Bengal
11 Who was the leader of depressed class in India?
12 Allama Iqbal gave his historical presidential address at Allahbad in
13 Third Round Table Conference began on
17th November 1932
14 The Third Round Table Conference ended on
24th November 1932
15 Which Muslim leader did not take part in Third Round Table Conference?
16 In absence of Quaid-e-Azam, who headed the Muslim delegation in Third Round Table Conference?
Sir Agha Khan
17 Which Hindu leader was leading the Hindu delegation in Third Round Table Conference?
18 Gandhi did not take part in Third Round Table Conference because of his
Civil disobedience movement
19 Communal Award was the
British own scheme for solving the constitutional issue
20 Communal Award was published in
21 The recommendations of All Round Table Conferences were contained in a white paper which was published in
22 The British Parliament setup a committee under Lord Linlithgow to consider the recommendations of
23 Who was Lord Linlithgow?
Viceroy of India
24 The committee under Lord Linlithgow published its report in 1934 which was contained in a
Bill of Law
25 The Bill of Law received Royal assent on
24th July 1935
26 After gaining the Royal assent, the Bill of Law was enforced in India as
Government of India Act 1935
27 An agreement between Gandhi and Dr. Ambedkar is known as
28 Who was Syed Jamal-ud-Din Afghani?
Political leader and reformer
29 Who proposed to make the northern part of the Sub-continent an independent Muslim State?
Sayed Jamal-ud-Din Afghani
30 Who was Maulana Abdul Halim Sharar?
31 When Abdul Halim Sharar suggested that India should be divided into two Hindu and Muslim states?
23rd August 1890
32 When Khairi brothers made the proposal of partition?
33 When Muhammad Adul Qadir Bilgrami advocated the division of the sub-continent between the Hindus and Muslims?
34 Who coined the word ‘‘Pakistan’’?
Chaudhry Rehmat Ali
35 The word Pakistan means
Land of Pure
36 Who wrote the book ‘‘Pakistan; The Land Of Pak Nation’’?
Chaudhry Rehamat Ali
37 The annual session of Muslim League, which changed abruptly the political horizon of India began on
23rd March 1940
38 In 1940, where the annual session of Muslim League was held?
Minto Park, Lahore
39 Who presided over the annual session of Muslim League in 1940?
40 When Pakistan Resolution was moved?
23rd March 1940
41 Who Moved the Pakistan Resolution?
42 Pakistan Resolution was seconded by whom?
Chaudhry Khaliq-uz-Zaman and others
43 When the Pakistan Resolution was presented before the full House?
23rd March 1940
44 How many words were contained in Pakistan Resolution?
45 How many paragraphs were contained in Pakistan Resolution?
46 Pakistan Resolution strengthen which theory?
Two Nation Theory
47 Who referred to the partition as vivi-section of Mother India?
48 Who called Pakistan Resolution a ‘‘Moral Wrong’’?
49 Jinnah’s demand of Partition is just like a qurrel between the two Brothers. One who want to slaughter it into two pieces to decide amongst them, who made this statement?
Raj Gopal Aacharia
50 Who translated Pakistan resolution from English to Urdu?
Maulana Zafar Ali Khan
51 Bande Matram was written by
52 Who was Bankim Chatterjee?
A Bengali novelist
53 Bankim Chatterjee wrote Bande Matram in his novel
54 Under Widdia Mander Scheme students were asked to pay respect to
55 Who was the author of Widdia Mander Scheme?
Dr. Zakir Husain
56 Who was Dr. Zakir Husain?
A Muslim Congress political leader
57 Muslims of the sub-continent observed the Day of Deliverance on
22nd December 1939
58 On whose call, Muslims observed the Day Deliverance?
59 Day of Deliverance was observed by the Muslims after
Congress ministries resigned from their office
60 What is Bang-i-Islam?
Name suggested by Chaudhry Rehamt Ali for the Muslim State of Bengal
61 When Ch. Rehmat Ali demanded Bang-i-Islam?
62 Usmanistan was the name suggested by Ch. Rehmat Ali for the
Muslim State of Hyderabad
63 Initially the Pakistan Resolution was called
64 On whose demand the name was changed from Lahore Resolution to Pakistan Resolution?
Ch. Rehmat Ali Khan
65 Cripps Mission was headed by
66 Who was Stafford Cripps?
Prominent member of the War Cabinet of England
67 When Crpps Mission reached Delhi?
March 24, 1942
68 The objective of Cripps Mission was
To hold discussion with Indian Leaders
69 Which Mission could not hold talks with Indian leaders and returned after a short stay?
70 When Cripps Mission submitted its own suggestions?
71 Cripps Mission returned England on
8th August 1942
72 Cripps Mission submitted its suggestions for which reforms?
73 Lasting meeting of All India Muslim League was held in
74 When Congress published the resolution of rejection?
April 11, 1942
75 When Congress working committee passed resolution of rejection?
2nd April 1942
76 On whose advice Congress rejected the Crips proposals?
77 Which Political Party in order to put more pressure on the government launched Quit India Movement?
78 When Congress decided to get independence from British by putting greater pressure on the government by launching Quit India Movement?
8th August 1942
79 Which Muslim Leader considered that Quit India Movement as anti-Muslim action of the Congress?
80 Who declared Quit India Movement as political blackmailing?
81 The Muslim League in reply of Congress’ Quit India slogan demanded
Divide India and go
82 Who said ‘‘The Quit India Movement in fact is a conspiracy to establish Hindu Raj and to finish Muslim demands’’?
83 When Lord Wavell came to India?
84 Why Congress rejected the Cripps Plan?
Because it did not give assurance that the Governor General would act as a constitutional head
85 Who was Lord Wavell?
A reputed military commander
86 Before coming to India, Lord Wavell was
Commander-in-Chief of the British Forces
87 The congress rejected the Cripps proposals and demanded the establishment of a
Free national government
88 Lord Wavell offered a scheme for the settlement of the future political problems of India which is known as
89 Lord Wavell offered in his scheme a plan to set up a new
90 When Jinnah issued a statement on the Wavell proposal?
29th June 1943
91 In which year to Lord Wavell convened Conference of Indian political leaders to discuss Wavell Plan?
24th June 1945
92 When Gandhi left politics?
93 Last Muslim Meeting was held at
94 When the Simla conference began?
24th June 1945
95 When Liaquat Ali Khan joined Muslim League?
96 In Simla Conference which Muslim leader made it clear that League could not in any circumstances agree to a constitution on any basis other than Pakistan?
97 Which Viceroy tenure is shortest in the Sub-continent?
98 The Simla Conference met for the last time on
14th July 1945
99 At the end of the Conference who demanded that general elections should be held in the centre to prove that who is sole representative of which community?
100 Viceroy Lord Wavell announced that general elections should be held in the year of