Test: India After Independence - 2


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QUESTION: 1

While debating about the language used in the Constituent Assembly, who said these words a warning on behalf of people of the South some of whom threatened to separate from India if Hindi was imposed on them.

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QUESTION: 2

Why was the date 26 January 1950 chosen for the new Constitution to come into force ?

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QUESTION: 3

The image given below is that of a funeral procession that shook the entire Indian nation on 30 January 1948. Identify the event 

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QUESTION: 4

Name the Hindu fanatic, who shot and killed Mahatma Gandhiji.

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QUESTION: 5

Which day is observed as the Sarvodaya Day every year?

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QUESTION: 6

From the image given below, identify the lady (extreme right), Her original name was Madeleine Slade and was a British woman who left Britain, to live and work with Gandhiji and devoted her life on implementing Gandhiji's principles. 

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QUESTION: 7

Who was the Deputy Prime Minister in the cabinet of the Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru?

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QUESTION: 8

With the help of the attached image, name the important leader from Andhra who went on a hunger strike and died later demanding the formation of Andhra State to protect the interests of Telugu speakers, when Nehru went to campaign during the elections of 1952. 

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QUESTION: 9

When the new state of Andhra Pradesh did come into being?

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On 1 October 1953, 11 districts in the Telugu-speaking portion of Madras State became the new Andhra State with Kurnool as the capital.

QUESTION: 10

In which year was the State Reorganisation Committee set up to recommend the redrawing of district and provincial boundaries of many provinces ?

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QUESTION: 11

Based on which of the following did India, after the independence, reorganize the states ?

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QUESTION: 12

Pick out the year in which the bilingual state of Bombay was divided into separate states for Marathi and Gujarati

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QUESTION: 13

Choose the year in which the state of Punjab was divided into Punjab and Haryana.

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QUESTION: 14

Name the place in India where the Hindu ruler Maharaja Hari Singh ruled a majority of Muslim people

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QUESTION: 15

In which year did Jawahar Lal Nehru establish the Planning Commission?

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QUESTION: 16

On which country's model did Jawahar Lal Nehru develop the Five Year Plans?

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QUESTION: 17

Name the first President of the Frist Planning Commission established in 1950 ?

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QUESTION: 18

The Planning Commission designed and executed suitable policies for economic development based on a ________________ model

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QUESTION: 19

Select the year in which the Second five Year Plan was formulated.

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QUESTION: 20

Apart from building dams, name the important sector that was focused strongly on the Second Five Year Plan

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