Political Science Chapter 1 (Part 2) – Challenges of nation building MCQ Question Answers for Various Entrance Exams

 

1. When was Gujarat carved out of Bombay?
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2. Which one of the following leaders played a vital role in the integration of princely states with India?
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b.
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d.

3. The States Reorganisation Commission was appointed in which year?
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4. When was Meghalaya carved out of Assam?
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5. Which one of the following is a princely state of India that initially resisted joining the Indian Union?
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b.
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6. The states created in 1960 were
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7. Amrita pritam was a prominent poet from
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d.

8. Which among the following was not a challenge that Independent India Faced?
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b.
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9. Mohammed Ali Jinnah addressed the constituent assembly of Pakistan at Karachi on:
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d.

10. According to the ‘Two Nation Theory’, India Consisted of not one but two religions of people ________
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b.
c.
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11. What were the consequences of the Partition of India in 1947?
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12. The Cities that were divided into ‘communal zones’ during the partition violence were
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c.
d.

13. What was the % of Muslim Population in India in 1951?
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14. The Two-Nation Theory was based upon:
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b.
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15. When was the Punjabi speaking area given the status of Punjab state?
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16.  How many princely states existed at the time of independence of India?
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c.
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17. The ”communal zones” exclude
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b.
c.
d.

18. Name the original state from which Chattisgarh was carved out.
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b.
c.
d.

19. The main reason for India’s partition is:
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20. Which among the following statements about the partition is incorrect?
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