Q1. When did the infamous Jallianwalla Bagh incident take place?
Q2. Which British officer open- fired at the Jallianwala Bagh congregation ?
Q3. When and where was the Khilafat Committee formed?
Q4. What actions were taken during the Non Cooperation Movement ?
Q5. Which two muslim brothers supported the movement along with Gandhi?
Q6. When did the Non-Cooperation-Khilafat Movement begin?
Q7. What were the effects of the Non Cooperation movement On the economic front?
Q8. What is the meaning of picket?
Q9. Why did the movement slow down?
Q10. What was the ‘begar’ system?
Q11. What was the Inland Emigration Act of 1859 about?
Q12. When was the Non cooperation movement halted by Mahatma Gandhi and why?
Q13. Why was the Simon Commission set up by the British?
Q14. When did the Simon Commission arrive in India and how was it received by the Indians?
Q15. Who announced a ‘Dominion Status” for India and when?
Q16. When did the Lahore Congress, under the presidency of Jawaharlal Nehru, formalise the demand of ‘Purna Swaraj’ or full independence for India?
Q17. What was the cause of the Salt March by Gandhi and his companions?
Q18. What happened when Abdul Ghaffar Khan, a devout disciple of Mahatma Gandhi, was arrested in April 1930?
Q19. What happened according to the Gandhi-Irwin pact of 1931?
Q20. Was the Round Table Conference in London successful for Gandhi?
Q21. Who were the leaders of the HSRA (Hindustan Socialist Republican Army) formed in 1928?
Q22. In April 1929, who threw a bomb in the Legislative Assembly?
Q23. Which organizations did the Indian merchants and industrialists form to organise business interests in India?
Q24. What was the motive of these business organizations?
Q25. Who organised the dalits into the Depressed Classes Association in 1930?
Q26. Did the British government agree with Ambedkar’s demand for separate electorates for dalits?
Q27. What important difference had occurred between Congress and the Muslim League in the late 1920s?
Q28. Muhammad Ali Jinnah , was willing to give up the demand for separate electorates, if ……………………
Q29. Who painted the famous image of Bharat Mata in 1905?
Q30. Who wrote Vande Mataram ?
Q31. Which famous writer from Bengal led the movement for folklore as part of Nationalism?
Q32. Who believed that folklore was national literature; it was ‘the most trustworthy manifestation of people’s real thoughts and characteristics’.
Q33. During the Swadeshi movement in Bengal, a tricolour flag was designed, which three colors were used?
Q34. The flag had 8 lotuses on it , what did they represent?
Q35. What did the Crescent moon on the flag represent?
Q36. What was the design of the Swaraj Flag created by Gandhi in 1921?
Q37. What was the significance of the spinning wheel in the Flag created by Gandhi?
Q38. Which was the other way of creating the feeling of Nationalism in the people?
Q39. What image had the Britishers created of the Indians?
Q40. What did the Indians do in response to this image?
Q41. When did the Quit India movement take place?
Q42. What was the resolution of the Quit India Movement?
Q43. On 8 August 1942 in Bombay, the All India Congress Committee endorsed the resolution which called for a ………………mass struggle on the widest possible scale.
Q44. It was on this occasion ( ref q47) that Gandhiji delivered the famous………….. speech.
Q45. What sort of actions were taken by the people during the Quit India movement?
Q46. How long did it take the British to suppress the movement?
Q47. When did Mahatma Gandhi return to India from South Africa?
Q48. What did the idea of Satyagraha emphasise ?
Q49. Which areas did Gandhi organise the satyagraha?
Q50. What was the Rowlatt Act of 1919?