Nationalism in India


When was the Non-cooperation Khilafat Movement launched?


January 1921.


Nationalism in India

Q 1.

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

Q 2.

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

Q 3.

Which incident marked the beginning of the Civil Disobedience Movement ?

Q 4.

Who was Baba Ramchandra ?

Q 5.

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 6.

What were the factors responsible for the gradual slow down of the Non ­Cooperation movement ?  [CBSE 2008 (D), 2013 (D)]
Why did the Non-Cooperation Movement gradually slow down in the cities ? Give reasons.  [CBSE March 2011, 2014, 21015 (D)]

Q 7.

Why was the Swaraj Party formed? By whom was the party formed ?

Q 8.

Why was the Civil Disobedience Movement relaunched by Gandhiji?

Q 9.

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 10.

(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]
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 11.

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

Q 12.

What were the effects on the economic front due to the non-corporation movement?

Q 13.

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

Q 14.

Why was the Khilafat Committee formed ?

Q 15.

When and under whose leadership was Civil Disobedience movement launched ?

Q 16.

"The effects of Non-cooperation on the economic front were more dramtic."Explain.
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 17.

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

Q 18.

Give a brief account of Lokmanya Tilak.

Q 19.

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

Q 20.

Who organised the dalits into the Depressed Classes Association ?

Q 21.

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

Q 22.

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

Q 23.

Why did the tribal people join the Non ­Cooperation Movement ?

Q 24.

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

Q 25.

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

Q 26.

When was the Non-cooperation Khilafat Movement launched?

Q 27.

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

Q 28.

Why Gandhiji supported the Khilafat Movement ? [CBSE March 2011, 2012]

Q 29.

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

Q 30.

Why did the business class participate in  the Civil Disobedience Movement ?  [CBSE 2014(D)]

Q 31.

How did the British government respond to protests, clashes and attacks by the Indian against the Jallianwala Bagh incident ?

Q 32.

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

Q 33.

Who was Alluri Sitaram Raju ?

Q 34.

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

Q 35.

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

Q 36.

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

Q 37.

Explain the contribution of the various social groups in the Civil Disobedience Movement.   [CBSE 2014]
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 38.

Name any two methods used by Gandhiji to fight against the Britishers.

Q 39.

What was Rowlatt Act ? [CBSE 2014]

Q 40.

What was the course of Dandi March ?

Q 41.

Mention any four factors which were responsible in arousing the spirit of nationalism in India.

Q 42.

Why the industrial working class did not participate in the Civil Disobedience Movement in large numbers ? Mention any two demands of the workers who participated in the movement.  [CBSE 2014(F)]
“The Congress was reluctant to include the demands of industrial workers in its programme of struggle.” Analyse the reasons. [CBSE 2015 (D)]

Q 43.

Carefully study the given paragraph from your textbook and answer the questions that follows :
As the news of the Jallianwala Bagh spread, crowds took to the streets in many North Indian towns. There were strikes and clashes with the police and attacks on government buildings. The government responded with brutal repression, seeking to humiliate and terrorise people: Satyagrahis were forced to rub their noses on the ground, crawl on the streets, and do salaam (salute) to all sahibs ; people were flogged and villages (around Gujranwala in Punjab, now in Pakistan) were bombed. Seeing violence spread, Mahatma Gandhi called off the movement.
(i) Which Movement was called off by Gandhiji ?
(ii) Why was the Movement launched ?

Q 44.

Compare Non-cooperation movement and the civil disobedience movement.

Q 45.

Write a newspaper report on: The Simon Commission.

Q 46.

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

Q 47.

When was Gandhi Irwin Pact signed ?

Q 48.

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

Q 49.

Why did Gandhiji decide to launch a nation wide Satyagraha' against the proposed Rowlatt Act 1919 ? Explain any three reasons.  [CBSE 2010 2014(0) (D) 2015 (D)]
What was the Rowlatt Act ? How it affected the National Movement ?

Q 50.

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