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1) Who among the following is called as Grand Old Lady of Indian Nationalism?
A) Vijayalakshmi PanditB) Sarojini Naidu
C) Annie BesantD) Ambujammal
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Answer : Annie Besant


2) Who delivered a series of lectures under the title of ‘Wake up India’ ?
A) B. G. TilakB) Arabindo Ghosh
C) Bipinchandra PalD) Annie Besant
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Answer : Annie Besant


3) The first woman president of the Indian National Congress was
A) Suchitha KripalaniB) Sarojini Naidu
C) Annie BesantD) Rajkumari Amrith Kaur
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Answer : Annie Besant


4) Both (A) and (R) are correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
ASSERTION : Annie Besant organised the Home Rule movement against the British Rule
REASON : She wanted to bring all sections of the Indians into one fold
A) Both (A) and (R) are correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B) Both (A) and (R) are correct but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C) (A) is true but (R) is false
D) (A) is false but (R) is true
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Answer : Both (A) and (R) are correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)


5) Who was the first woman President of the Indian National Congress ?
A) Sarojini NaiduB) Annie Besant
C) Sucheta KripalaniD) Madam Cama
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Answer : Annie Besant


6) The Home Rule Movement started by Annie Besant aimed at
A) boycotting foreign goodsB) educating the Indian Masses
C) attaining self-rule for IndiaD) agitating against the British Monopoly in administration
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Answer : attaining self-rule for India


7) (A) is correct, but (R) is not correct
ASSERTION : Dr. Annie Besant organised the Home Rule Movement against the British Rule
REASON : She wanted to organise all sections of Indian people on the basis of a single political slogan above religious consideration
A) (A) is correct, but (R) is not correct
B) (A) is not correct, but (R) is correct
C) (A) and (R) both are not correct
D) (A) is correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
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Answer : (A) is correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)


8) The Newspaper New India was published by
A) V.V.S. AiyarB) Subramanya Bharathi
C) Annie BesantD) Thiru.Vi.Ka.
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Answer : Annie Besant


9) The Home Rule Movement was started by
A) GandhiB) Gokhale
C) Annie BesantD) A.O. Hume
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Answer : Annie Besant


10) The Home Rule Society was founded by
A) Annie BesantB) Ananda Charlu
C) Balgangadhar TilakD) Shyamj Krishna Verma
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Answer : Annie Besant