Challenges to and Restoration of Congress System MCQs Questions for Class 12 Political Science Book chapter 5 with Answers

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Part B Politics in India Since Independence MCQ Questions for Class 12 Political Science

Q1. The policy initiatives of Mrs.Indira Gandhi’s government did not include

(i) abolition of the privy purse
(ii) nationalisation of banks
(iii) nuclear tests
(iv) ban on nuclear tests

(iv) ban on nuclear tests


Q2. Who was the founder of the Congress Socialist Party?

(i) C. Natarajan Amadurai
(ii) K. Kamraj
(iii) Ram Manohar Lohia
(iv) S. Nijalingappa

(iii) Ram Manohar Lohia


Q3. The era of coalition government began in India in

(i) 1971.
(ii) 2004.
(iii) 1989.
(iv) 1967.

(iii) 1989.


Q4. Prime Minister Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru passed away in:

(i) January 1964
(ii) May 1965
(iii) March 1964
(iv) May 1964

(iv) May 1964


Q5. The socialist leader who gave the strategy ‘non-congress’ was

(i) Giani Zail Singh
(ii) V.V. Giri
(iii) Ram Manohar Lohia
(iv) V.P. Singh

(iii) Ram Manohar Lohia


Q6. When Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru passed away, at that time Congress President was?

(i) K. Kamraj
(ii) Lai Bahadur Shastri
(iii) S.K. Patil
(iv) Morarji Desai

(i) K. Kamaraj


Q7. The chairman of drafting committee of the Constituent Assembly was

(i) Lal Bahadur shastri.
(ii) Indira Gandhi.
(iii) Jawaharlal Nehru.
(iv) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.

(iv) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.


Q8. Which of the following statements about the Grand Alliance of 1971 is correct? The Grand Alliance _

(i) was formed by non-Communist non-Congress parties.
(ii) had a clean political and ideological programme.
(iii) was formed by all non-Congress parties

(i) was formed by non-Communist, non-Congress parties.


Q9. The factional rivalry between the Syndicate and Indira Gandhi came in the open

(i) Presidential Election, 1969
(ii) Parliamentary Election, 1969
(iii) State Election, 1969
(iv) None of the above

(i) Presidential Election, 1969


Q10. Prime Minister Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru passed away in:

(i) January 1964
(ii) May 1965
(iii) March 1964
(iv) May 1964

(iv) May 1964


Q11. The Indian leader who gave the slogan “Garibi hatao” was

(i) Lal Bahadur shastri.
(ii) Indira Gandhi.
(iii) Jawaharlal Nehru.
(iv) B.R. Ambedkar.

(ii) Indira Gandhi.


Q12. Whom would you identify with the following slogans/phrases?

(i) Jai Jawan, Jal Kisan.
(ii) Indira Hatao.
(iii) Garibi Hatao.
(iv) B.R. Ambedkar.

(i) Lai Bahadur Shastri.


Q13. The fifth general election to Lok Sabha was held in

(i) October 1970
(ii) November 1970
(iii) January 1971
(iv) February 1971

(iv) February 1971


Q14. Which of these statements about the 1967 elections is/are correct?

(i) Congress won the Lok Sabha elections but lost the Assembly election in many states.
(ii) Congress lost both Lok Sabha and Assembly elections.
(iii) Congress lost the majority in the Lok Sabha but formed a coalition government with the support of some other parties.
(iv) Congress retained power at the Centre with an increased majority.

(i) Correct (ii) Incorrect (iii) Correct (iv) Incorrect


Q15. The policy initiatives of Mrs.Indira Gandhi’s government did not include

(i) abolition of privy purse.
(ii) nationalisation of banks.
(iii) nuclear tests.
(iv) ban on nuclear tests.

(iv) ban on nuclear tests.


Q16. When Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru passed away, at that time Congress President was?

(i) K. Kamraj
(ii) Lai Bahadur Shastri
(iii) S.K. Patil
d) Morarji Desai.

(i) K. Kamaraj


Q17. After the death of Shastri, there was an intense competition between Indira Gandhi and

(i) Ram Manohar Lohia
(ii) K. Kamaraj
(iii) Morarji Desai
(iv) Karpoori Thakur

(iii) Morarji Desai


Q18. After the death of Shastri, there was an intense competition between Indira Gandhi and

(i) Ram Manohar Lohia
(ii) K. Kamraj.
(iii) Morarji Desai.
(iv) Karpoori Thakur.

(iii) Morarji Desai.


Q19. The slogan of ‘garibi hatao’ was used before the

(i) 1952 elections
(ii) 1967 elections
(iii) 1971 elections
(iv) 1977 elections

(iii) 1971 elections


Q20. Use of English language was strongly opposed by the

(i) Gulzari Lal Nanda.
(ii) J. L. Nehru.
(iii) Charan Singh.
(iv) Karpoori Thakur.

(iv) Karpoori Thakur.


Q21. Shastri was the country’s Prime Minister from

(i) 1962 to 1965
(ii) 1964 to 1966
(iii) 1962 to 1967
(iv) 1964 to 1969

(ii) 1964 to 1966


Q22. The factional rivalry between the Syndicate and Indira Gandhi came in the open

(i) Presidential Election, 1969
(ii) Parliamentary Election, 1969
(iii) State Election, 1969
(iv) None of the above

(i) Presidential Election, 1969


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