64. Who of the following had first deciphered
(a) Georg Buhler
(b) James Prinsep
(c) Max Muller
(d) William Jones
What was the main reason for the split in the Indian National Congress at
Surat in 1907?
(a) Introduction of communalism
into Indian politics by Lord Minto.
(b) Extremists’ lack of faith in
the capacity of the moderates
to negotiate with the British
(c) Foundation of Muslim League.
(d) Aurobindo Ghosh’s inability to
be elected as the President of the
Indian National Congress.
Which one of the following movements has
contributed to a split in the Indian National Congress
resulting in the emergence of ‘moderates’ and
(a) Swadeshi Movement
(b) Quit India Movement
(c) Non-Cooperation Movement
(d) Civil Disobedience Movement
Whichone of the following was the most
immediate factor for
the spread of Swadeshiand Boycott
agitation during the first decade
of the present century ?
(a) Curzon’s attempt to control the Universities
(b) Curzon’s design to curtail the sphere of localself-government
(c) Curzon’s partition of Bengal
(d)Curzon’s plan to curb the growing popularity of the Indian National Congress
The Montagu-Chelmsford Report formed the basis of: (a) the Indian Councils Act, 1909  (b) the Government of India Act, 1919 (c) the Government of India Act, 1935 (d) the Indian Independence Act, 1947
[2016 SET C Question Number 18]
18. The plan of Sir Stafford Cripps envisaged that after the Second World War
(a) India should be granted complete independence.
(b) India should be partitioned into two before granting independence.
(c) India should be made a republic with the condition that she will join the Commonwealth.
(d) India should be given Dominion status.
An important aspect of the Cripps Mission of 1942
(a) that all Indian States should join the Indian Union
as a condition to consider any degree of autonomy
(b) the creation of an Indian Union with Dominion
status very soon after the end of Second World
(c) the active participation and cooperation of the
Indian people, communities and political parties
in the British war efforts as a condition for
granting independence with full sovereign status
to India after the war
(d) the framing of a constitution for the entire Indian
Union, with no separate constitution for any
province, and a Union Constitution to be accepted
by all provinces
Assertion (A): The Congress rejected the Cripps
Reason (R): The Cripps Mission consisted solely of
(a) Both A and R are true but R is the correct
explanation of A
(b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct
explanation of A
(c) A is true but R is false
(d) A is false but R is true