1. Bankim Chandra’s novel Ananda Math makes a reference to

A) The Santaj Rebellion

B) The Sepoy Mutiny

C) The Sanyasi Rebellion

D) The Munda Revolt

2. Deindustrialisation and the growth of poverty of India under the British rule were refuted in the writings of

A) Bolanath Chandra

B) Justice Ranade

C) Vora Anstoy

D) Sir Francis Younghusband

3. Who renounced his knighthood as a protest against the Jallianwallah Bagh tragedy?

A) Mahatma Gandhi

B) Motilal Nehru

C) Rabindra Nath Tagore

D) CR Das

4. Swaraj will not be a free gift of the British Parliment; it will be a declaration of India’s full self-expression. This statement was made by

A) Jawaharlal Nehru

B) B. G. Tilak

C) Mahatma Gandhi

D) G. K. Gokhale

5. Which one of the following rights was considered the ‘heart and soul’ of the Constitutin of India by Dr. B. R. Ambedkar?

A) Freedom of Speech

B) Right to Constitutional Remedies

C) Right to Equality

D) Right to Religion

6. who was the Prime Minister of England, when India became independent

A) Churchill

B) Attlee

C) Chamberlain

D) Wilson

7. Who, among the following, has not attempted the decipherment of the Harappan script ?

A) Iravatham Mahadevan

B) Ram Sharan Sharma

C) S. R. Rao

D) Father Heras

8. Asoka’s victory over Kalinga is mentioned in

A) Rock Edict XIII

B) Rock Edict XII

C) Sepacate Kalinga Ed

D) Arthasatra

1. D 2. B 3. A 4. A
5. B 6. A 7. B 8. B