Indian National Congress GK Quiz Questions for TNPSC Group 1, 2, 4, VAO - 1

Question: 1

Mahatma Gandhi got his inspiration for Civil Disobedience from

(A) Tolstoy 

(B) Confucius

(C) Thoreau

(D) Ruskin

Ans: C


Question: 2

In 1930 Mahatma Gandhi started Civil Disobedience Movement from

(A) Sabarmati 

(B) Sevagram

(C) Dandi

(D) Wardha

Ans: A


Question: 3

Subhash Chandra Bose was re-elected the President of the Indian National Congress in 1939 defeating

(A) Pattabhi Sitaramaiya 

(B) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

(C) C. Rajagopalachari

(D) Jawaharlal Nehru

Ans: A

Pattabhi Sitaramaiya 

Question: 4

The first attempt to introduce a representative and popular element in the governance of India was made through

(A) Government of India Act, 1919

(B) Indian Council Act, 1909

(C) Indian Council Act, 1892

(D) Indian Council Act, 1861

Ans: B

Indian Council Act, 1909

Question: 5

Who among the following characterised the Revolt of 1857 as a conspiracy?

(A) Sir John Kaye

(B) G.B. Malleson

(C) Sir Lawrence

(D) T. R. Holmes

Ans: A

Sir John Kaye

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