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Modern History Questions for JKPSC : The Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission published the JKPSC KAS Recruitment 2022 Notification on its main site on the 19th of April, 2022. The Prelims exam will be conducted on 26 June 2022. History forms a part of Paper 1 of JKPSC KAS Prelims paper. Attempting more and more questions will help you be prepared for the exam. We have provided 100 Modern History Questions for JK exams for practice. Know where you stand by analysing the answer key given.

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Modern History Questions for JKPSC | Highlights

1. Who gave the title of “Mahamana” to Madan Mohan Malviya?

  1. Bal Gandadhar Tilak
  2. Dada Bhai Naurozi
  3. Gopal Krishna Gokhale
  4. Mahatma Gandhi

Correct Answer: 4

2. Who was the Viceroy of the time of Quit India Movement?

  1. Lord Irwin
  2. Lord Mountbatten
  3. Lord Wavell
  4. Lord Lin Lithgow

Correct Answer: 4

3. Who was the other Congress leader who joined with Motilal Nehru to start the Swaraj Party in 1923?

  1. G.K. Gokhale
  2. B.G. Tilak
  3. Chittaranjan Das
  4. M.K. Gandhi

Correct Answer: 3

4. From which of the following banks did Madan Mohan Malaviya take loans for financing “The Hindustan Times”?

  1. State Bank of India
  2. Punjab National Bank
  3. Bank of Maharashtra
  4. Bank of Baroda

Correct Answer: 2

5. Where are the Todas found?

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Aruncachal Pradesh

Correct Answer: 2

6. Rowlatt Act 1919 was enacted during the period of?

  1. Lord Chelmford
  2. Lord William
  3. Lord Minto
  4. Lord Bentinck

Correct Answer: 1

7. Panchayati Raj System was implemented first in the pair of states?

  1. Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan
  2. Assam and Bihar
  3. Arunachal Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh
  4. Punjab and Chandigarh

Correct Answer: 1

8. Which of the following tribes is associated with the “Tana Bhagat” movement?

  1. Uraon
  2. Munda
  3. Santhal
  4. Kondadora

Correct Answer: 1

9. Who founded the Naujawan Bharat Sabha?

  1. B. C. Pal
  2. G. Subramania Iyer
  3. Sardar Bhagat Singh
  4. Rukmani Lakshmipathi

Correct Answer: 3

10. The Narendra Mandal or Chamber of Princes was inaugurated in 1921 by?

  1. Lord Curzon
  2. Lord Wellesley
  3. Duke of Cannaught
  4. Duke of Wellingdon

Correct Answer: 3

11. Pitts India Act of 1784 was a/an?

  1. Ordinance
  2. Resolution
  3. White paper
  4. Regulation Act

Correct Answer: 2

12. Which one of the following statements is not true in respect of A.O. Hume?

  1. He founded the Indian National Congress.
  2. He presided over the Congress Annual Sessions twice.
  3. He was an ornithologist.
  4. He was a member of the Indian Civil Service.

Correct Answer: 2

13. Which of the following movements saw the biggest peasant guerilla war on the eve of independence?

  1. Punnapra Vayalar Movement
  2. Telangana Movement
  3. Noakhali Movement
  4. Tebhaga Movement

Correct Answer: 2

14. Which General, who commanded the British forces against the Americans in their War of Independence later became Governor-General of India?

  1. Dalhousie
  2. William Bentinck
  3. Wellesley
  4. Cornwallis

Correct Answer: 2

15. Who established the Indian Civil Liberties Union in 1936?

  1. Subhash Chandra Bose
  2. Bal Gangadhar Tilak
  3. Jawahar Lal Nehru
  4. Rajendra Prasad

Correct Answer: 3

16. Which of the following was established first?

  1. Banaras Hindu University
  2. University of Bombay
  3. Aligarh Muslim University
  4. University of Allahabad

Correct Answer: 2

17. The first Indian Satellite Aryabhatta was launched in:

  1. 1972
  2. 1975
  3. 1977
  4. 1979

Correct Answer: 2

18. Where did Aurangzeb die?

  1. Pune
  2. Aurangabad
  3. Ahmad Nagar
  4. Mumbai

Correct Answer: 3

19. Who gave the title of “Sardar” to Vallabh Bhai Patel?

  1. Mahatma Gandhi
  2. Vinoba Bhave
  3. Women of Bardoli
  4. Peasants of Gujrat

Correct Answer: 1

20. What Satyagraha was held at Nagpur in 1923?

  1. Salt Satyagraha
  2. Individual Satyagraha
  3. Ryots Satyagraha
  4. Flag Satyagraha

Correct Answer: D


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