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Sample 1 Mark Book Back Questions (New Syllabus) 2020

12th Standard EM

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History

Time : 00:35:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 35

    Part A

    35 x 1 = 35
  1. 'Swaraj is my birth right and I shall have it’ was said by

    (a)

    Bala Gangadhar Tilak

    (b)

    Dadabhai Naoroji

    (c)

    Subhash Chandra Bose

    (d)

    Bharathi

  2. Who was called the ‘Grand Old Man of India?

    (a)

    Bala Gangadhar Tilak

    (b)

    M.K. Gandhi

    (c)

    Dadabhai Naoroji

    (d)

    Subhash Chandra Bose

  3. In the Surat session of the Congress, whose name was proposed by militant nationalists for the next Congress Presidency?

    (a)

    Aurobindo Ghose

    (b)

    Dadabhai Naoroji

    (c)

    Pherozesha Mehta

    (d)

    Lala Lajpat Rai

  4. Which of the following statement is not trueabout Subramania Bharati?

    (a)

    Bharati was the sub–editor of Swadesamitran

    (b)

    He translated Tilak’s Tenets of the New Party into Tamil

    (c)

    Bharati’s Gurumani was Swami Vivekananda

    (d)

    He was editor of a woman’s magazine byname Chakravartini

  5. The Lucknow session of 1916 is noted for

    (a)

    Resurgence of Muslim League

    (b)

    Temporary merger of Muslims League into Congress

    (c)

    Congress’ acceptance of League’s demand for separate electorates for Muslims

    (d)

    Jinnah’s negative role in the joint-session of the League and the Congress

  6. The Ghadar Party was started by

    (a)

    Lala Lajpat Rai

    (b)

    A.C. Mazumdar

    (c)

    Lala Hardayal

    (d)

    Sankarlal Banker

  7. Why was the Simon Commission boycotted by the Congress

    (a)

    There was no recommendation for bestowing dominion status on India in its report

    (b)

    It did not provide any safeguards for minorities

    (c)

    It had excluded Indians from its fold.

    (d)

    It did not hold any promise for total independence

  8. Gandhi set out on the March and reached Dandi on _____

    (a)

    6th April 1930

    (b)

    6th March 1930

    (c)

    4th April 1939

    (d)

    4th March 1930

  9. Who died in jail after 64 days of hunger strike?

    (a)

    Pulin Das

    (b)

    Sachin Sanyal

    (c)

    Jatindra Nath Das

    (d)

    Preet Waddadar

  10. During the Mughal Period the Official and Court language was

    (a)

    Urdu

    (b)

    Hindi

    (c)

    Marathi

    (d)

    Persian

  11. In the 1937 elections, Congress won in

    (a)

    12 Provinces

    (b)

    7 Provinces

    (c)

    5 Provinces

    (d)

    8 Provinces

  12. The Muslim League celebrated the end ofCongress rule as a Day of Deliverance on

    (a)

    22 December 1940

    (b)

    5 February 1939

    (c)

    23 March 1937

    (d)

    22 December 1939

  13. Assertion (A): The institution of separateelectorate was the principle adopted bythe British Government for fostering andspreading communalism.
    Reason (R): The people were split intoseparate constituencies so that they votedcommunally

    (a)

    A is correct, R is not the correctexplanation of A

    (b)

    A is correct, R is wrong

    (c)

    A and R are wrong

    (d)

    A is correct, R is the correct explanationof A

  14. The Cripps Mission visited India during theregime of

    (a)

    Lord Wavell

    (b)

    Lord Linlithgow

    (c)

    Lord Mountbatten

    (d)

    None of these

  15. Assertion (A): Quit India Movement couldnot achieve its goal.
    Reason (R): The government of the dayadopted a very repressive policy

    (a)

    Both A and R are true and R is the correctexplanation of A

    (b)

    Both A and R are true and R is not thecorrect explanation of A

    (c)

    A is true but R is false

    (d)

    A is false but R is true

  16. Name the British Prime Minster whoannounced the transfer of power to theIndian hands?

    (a)

    Winston Churchill

    (b)

    Lord Mountbatten

    (c)

    Clement Attlee

    (d)

    F.D. Roosevelt

  17. Who was the first to raise the demand forAndhra province ?

    (a)

    Potti Sriramulu

    (b)

    Pattabhi Sitaramayya

    (c)

    K.M. Panikkar

    (d)

    T. Prakasam

  18. The adoption of the Constitution was on

    (a)

    January 30, 1949

    (b)

    August 15, 1947

    (c)

    January 30, 1949

    (d)

    November 26, 1949

  19. Government of India was committed to a_________ pattern of development

    (a)

    Capitalistic

    (b)

    Socialistic

    (c)

    Theocratic

    (d)

    Industrial

  20. Bhoodan movement was started by

    (a)

    Ram Manohar Lohia

    (b)

    Jayaprakash Narayan

    (c)

    Vinoba Bhave

    (d)

    Sundar Lal Bahuguna

  21. Which one of the following had relegated religion to a subordinate place?

    (a)

    Renaissance

    (b)

    Reformation

    (c)

    Geographical Discovery

    (d)

    Commercial Revolution

  22. Which one of the following was not the work of Leonardo da Vinci?

    (a)

    Virgin of the Rocks

    (b)

    Last Supper

    (c)

    Mona Lisa

    (d)

    Madonna and Child

  23. Who was the ruler of Germany excommunicated by Gregory VII?

    (a)

    Henry VII

    (b)

    Henry VIII

    (c)

    Henry II

    (d)

    Henry IV

  24. Boston Tea Party incident took place in the year _________

    (a)

    1775

    (b)

    1773

    (c)

    1784

    (d)

    1799

  25. The noble who led the protest that led to Tennis Court Oath was _________

    (a)

    Marat

    (b)

    Danton

    (c)

    Lafayette

    (d)

    Mirabeau

  26. The liberator of Argentina was ___________

    (a)

    San Martin

    (b)

    Dom Pedro

    (c)

    Bernardo O’Higgins

    (d)

    Marina Morelos

  27. Labour Unions were legalised in England in__________

    (a)

    1815

    (b)

    1822

    (c)

    1824

    (d)

    1827

  28.  The Seven Weeks’ War was fought between__________

    (a)

    Denmark and Prussia

    (b)

    Piedmont-Sardinia and Austria

    (c)

    France and Prussia

    (d)

    Austria and Prussia

  29. Tariff Act, 1879 was enacted by     

    (a)

    Germany

    (b)

    France

    (c)

    Britain

    (d)

    USA

  30. Assertion (A): The Great Depression which affected the entire world had made no impact on USSR.
    Reason (R): Land was declared as social property and distributed among poor Peasants.

    (a)

    A and R are correct. R explains A.

    (b)

    A and R are correct but R does not explain A.

    (c)

    A is correct but R is wrong.

    (d)

    A is wrong. R is correct.

  31. _______ emerged as the most powerful Industrial country in continental Europe towards the close of nineteenth century.

    (a)

    France

    (b)

    Spain

    (c)

    Germany

    (d)

    Austria

  32. Which one of the following was not the result of the Second World War?

    (a)

    Second World War was fatal to many European monarchies.

    (b)

    The Labour Party government in Britain established a welfare state.

    (c)

    The struggle against Fascism ended in the triumph of Imperialism

    (d)

    The United States and Soviet Russia emerged as two super powers in the world.

  33. By the end of 1947 the only country left out of the Soviet influence in eastern Europe was _______

    (a)

    East Germany

    (b)

    Czechoslovakia

    (c)

    Greece

    (d)

    Turkey

  34. The aim of the Baghdad Pact was to _________

    (a)

    protect England’s leadership in the Middle East

    (b)

    exploit the oil resources in the region

    (c)

    prevent communist influence

    (d)

    destabilise the government in Iraq

  35. Which of the following statement/s is/are correct?
    Statement I: The Birth of UNO coincided  with the beginning of Cold War.
    Statement II: During the Cold War period, the UNO played an important role in preventing wars.
    Statement III: But in disputes involving the permanent members of the Security Council, the UNO was a mute spectator.

    (a)

    I, II

    (b)

    II, III

    (c)

    I, III

    (d)

    All the above

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