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Nationalism in India

Question:

Name any four places where Satyagraha was launched by Gandhiji.

Answer:

(i)   Champaran – Bihar
(ii) Kheda – Gujarat
(iii) Ahmedabad – Gujarat
(iv) South Africa

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Nationalism in India

Q 1.

Give a brief account of Lokmanya Tilak.

Q 2.

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

Q 3.

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 4.

"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 5.

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

Q 6.

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 7.

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

Q 8.

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

Q 9.

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

Q 10.

Who were the founders of the Swaraj Party?

Q 11.

What was the course of Dandi March ?

Q 12.

When was Gandhi Irwin Pact signed ?

Q 13.

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

Q 14.

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

Q 15.

Why was the Non-Cooperation Movement launched by Gandhiji ?

Q 16.

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 17.

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 18.

Explain the contribution of the various social groups in the Civil Disobedience Movement.   [CBSE 2014]
Or
Various classes and groups of Indians participated in the Civil Disobedience Movement for different reasons. Choose any four classes and explain their reason to participate in the movement.  [CBSE 2012]

Q 19.

Why Indians were outraged by the Rowlatt Act.

Q 20.

Write a newspaper report on: The Jallianwala Bagh massacre.

Q 21.

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 22.

Name any four places where Satyagraha was launched by Gandhiji.

Q 23.

When was Non-Cooperation Movement withdrawn by Gandhiji ?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

Q 24.

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

Q 25.

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

Q 26.

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 27.

Why was the Civil Disobedience Movement relaunched by Gandhiji?

Q 28.

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

Q 29.

Compare Non-cooperation movement and the civil disobedience movement.

Q 30.

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

Q 31.

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

Q 32.

Name the Act which gave enormous powers to the government to repress political activities.

Q 33.

Mention the limitation of Rowlatt Satyagraha.

Q 34.

Who was Baba Ramchandra ?

Q 35.

Who was Alluri Sitaram Raju ?

Q 36.

When and under whose leadership was Civil Disobedience movement launched ?

Q 37.

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

Q 38.

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

Q 39.

Who organised the dalits into the Depressed Classes Association ?

Q 40.

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

Q 41.

Describe briefly any three economic effects of the Non-Cooperation Movement.  [CBSE 2009 (O)]

Q 42.

What were circumstances which led to Jallianwala Bagh incident ? Describe in brief the reaction of the people immediately after the incident.  [CBSE 2009 (F)] Or
Explain the impact of Jallianwala Bagh incident on the people. [CBSE 2014 (O)]

Q 43.

Explain the circumstances under which Non-cooperation Movement was withdrawn.
Or
Why was the Non-Cooperation Movement withdrawn by Gandhiji in February 1922. Explain the reasons. [CBSE 2015 (D)]
Or
Explain the conditions of the plantation workers during the colonial rule in India.  [CBSE 2012]

Q 44.

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 45.

Which incident marked the beginning of the Civil Disobedience Movement ?

Q 46.

Who was the writer of the book, Hind Swaraj'. What was the theme of the book?
Or
Explain the ideas of Gandhiji as he expressed in the famous book ‘Hind Swaraj’ regarding Non-cooperation.  [CBSE 2012]

Q 47.

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

Q 48.

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

Q 49.

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

Q 50.

What was the reaction of the people against the Rowlatt Act ? [CBSE 2013 (D)]
Or
Explain the reactions of Indian people against the Rowlatt Act passed through the Imperial Legislative Council in 1919.  [CBSE March 2012 (O)]