History

Nationalism in India

Question:

When was the Gandhi-Irwin Pact signed ? Mention the provisions of the pact.

Answer:

Gandhi – Irwin Pact was signed on 5th March, 1931.
Provisions of the pact
(i) Gandhiji consented to participate in the Second Round Table Conference.
(ii) The government agreed to release the political prisoners.

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Nationalism in India

Q 1.

Why the tribal peasants participated in the Non-cooperation Khilafat movement ?

Q 2.

What was Satyagraha ? Name any two places where Satyagraha was launched by Gandhiji.
Or
Name the two main ‘Satyagraha' movements organised by Mahatma Gandhi successfully in favour of peasants in 1916 and 1917.
[CBSE 2008 (D), March 2011]

Q 3.

Write a newspaper report on :
(a) The Jallianwala Bagh massacre
(b) The Simon Commission

Q 4.

Why growth of nationalism in the colonies is linked to an anti-colonial movement.

Q 5.

Write a newspaper report on: The Jallianwala Bagh massacre.

Q 6.

Why for a long time, the Congress had ignored the daiits ? What role did Gandhiji play in uplifting them ?
Or
How did Gandhiji view the Dalits ? What did he do for them ? [CBSE 2014]

Q 7.

How flag was used to promote the spirit  of nationalism among the Indians ?

Q 8.

Name the Commission which was formed to look into the functioning of the constitu ­tional system in India. Who was the President of the Commission.

Q 9.

What is the importance of the Lahore Congress session of 1929 ?

Q 10.

What was the impact of the First World War on India ?[CBSE 2015]
Or
Explain new economic and political situations created in India during the First World War.                 [CBSE 2008 (O)]
Or
What was the impact of the First World War on the economic conditions in India ?  [CBSE March 2011, 2013 (D)]

Q 11.

Why did the tribal people join the Non ­Cooperation Movement ?

Q 12.

Why was the Civil Disobedience Movement called off by Gandhiji ? [CBSE March 2012 (O)]

Q 13.

What did the image of Bharat Mata painted by Abanindranath Tagore portray?         [CBSE 2014]

Q 14.

Mention the great men whose work spread the passion for freedom.

Q 15.

Give a brief account of Lokmanya Tilak.

Q 16.

Write a newspaper report on: The Simon Commission.

Q 17.

Explain the role of Ambedkar in uplifting the dalits or the depressed classes.  [CBSE March 2011]

Q 18.

Name the General who was responsible for the Jallianwala Bagh incident.

Q 19.

Who were the founders of the Swaraj Party?

Q 20.

Which incident marked the beginning of the Civil Disobedience Movement ?

Q 21.

Name any two organisations which were formed by the business class to organise their business interests.

Q 22.

Who created the image of Bharat Mata ?
Or
Who was the author of the novel Anandamath ?

Q 23.

Who published a massive four volume collection of Tamil Folk tales, The Folklore of Southern India ?

Q 24.

How was the Non-Cooperation Movement converted into a national movement by Gandhiji ?

Q 25.

Who designed the Swaraj flag? What were the features of this flag ? How was it used as a symbol of defiance ?  [CBSE March 2012]

Q 26.

Explain:
(a) Why is the growth of nationalism in the colonies linked to an anti-colonial movement ?
(b) How did the First World War help in  the growth of the National Movement in India?       [CBSE2014]
Or
Explain any four facts to show how did the First World War help in the growth of the National Movement in India.  [CBSE March 2011]
(a) Why were Indians outraged by the Rowlatt Act ?
(b) Why did Gandhiji decide to withdraw the Non-Cooperation Movement?

Q 27.

Imagine you are a woman participating in the Civil Disobedience Movement. Explain what the experience meant to your life.
Or
Women played a very important role in the Civil Disobedience Movement.' Explain.

Q 28.

How the First World War helped in the growth of the National Movement in India.

Q 29.

Why Indians were outraged by the Rowlatt Act.

Q 30.

Explain the course of the Salt March.  CBSE 2014(0)

Q 31.

Why did Mahatma Gandhi call off Rowlatt Satyagraha ?

Q 32.

What was the course of Dandi March ?

Q 33.

When and under whose leadership was Civil Disobedience movement launched ?

Q 34.

When was Gandhi Irwin Pact signed ?

Q 35.

Name any two industrialists who actively participated in the Civil Disobedience movement.

Q 36.

Who organised the dalits into the Depressed Classes Association ?

Q 37.

Who launched the Khilafat Movement ? Why was the Movement launched ?  [CBSE March 2012]

Q 38.

Why was the Non-Cooperation Movement launched by Gandhiji ?

Q 39.

"The effects of Non-cooperation on the economic front were more dramtic."Explain.
Or
Explain the effects of Non-Cooperation Movement on the economic front.
[CBSE 2014 (F)] Or
Explain the impact of Non-Cooperation Movement in the economic field.
[CBSE 2012]

Q 40.

When was the Gandhi-Irwin Pact signed ? Mention the provisions of the pact.

Q 41.

Why salt was chosen as a weapon by Gandhiji to fight against the Britishers ?
Or
Why did Mahatma Gandhi perceive “salt' as a powerful symbol that unite the nation?  [CBSE March 2011]

Q 42.

Compare Non-cooperation movement and the civil disobedience movement.

Q 43.

Explain the progress of the Civil Disobedience Movement in the countryside.
Or
Why did the rich peasants of Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat join the Civil Disobedience Movement ?  [CBSE 2009 (D), March 2011]
Describe any three features of the Civil Disobedience Movement of 1930.
[CBSE 2009 (D), March 2012, 2013 (O)] Or
Evaluate any three features of the peasant movement during Civil Disobedience Movement in India. [CBSE March 2011 ]
Or
Mention three reasons by which the rich peasant communities took active part in the Civil Disobedience Movement.  [CBSE 2012]

Q 44.

Name any four places where Satyagraha was launched by Gandhiji.

Q 45.

Why was the Khilafat Committee formed ?

Q 46.

When was the Non-cooperation Khilafat Movement launched?

Q 47.

When was Non-Cooperation Movement withdrawn by Gandhiji ? Give reason.

Q 48.

Why the rich peasants became enthusiastic supporters of the Civil Disobedience movement?

Q 49.

Who announced a vague offer of ‘Dominion Status' for India in 1929 ?

Q 50.

Why was the Simon Commission constituted ? Why was the commission rejected by the Indians ?