GK Quiz on life of Mahatma Gandhi: Set 1

21-APR-2016 12:02

    Dear students, Jagran josh is presenting you a set of 10 questions based on the life of Gandhi ji. These questions are very important for the upcoming state level exams. So attempt this quiz and boost your chances of selection.

    1. Where was Gandhi ji born?

    (a) Porbandar

    (b) Rajkot

    (c) Ahmedabad

    (d) Delhi

    2. What was the age of Gandhi ji at the time of his marriage?

    (a) 12 yr

    (b) 13 yr

    (c) 16 yr

    (d) 20 yr

    3. About how old was Gandhi when he reached London to become a barrister?

    (a) 20 years

    (b) 19 years

    (c) 21 years

    (d) 18 years

    4. In which South African unit had most of the India emigrants taken up abode?

    (a) Johannesburg

    (b) Durban

    (c) Maritzburg

    (d) Natal

    5. From which station in South Africa Gandhi was thrown out of the train?

    (a) Natal

    (b) Johannesburg

    (c) Maritzburg

    (d) Durban

    6. At which place was Gandhiji arrested for the first time by the British Government for sedition?

    (a) Bombay

    (b) Pune

    (c) Calcutta

    (d) Ahmedabad

    7. On which day of March 1930, famous Dandi March launched by the Gandhi ji?

    (a) Tenth

    (b) Thirteenth

    (c) Twelfth

    (d) Eleventh

    8. When was the Gandhi - Irwin Pact signed?

    (a) March 1, 1932

    (b) March 5, 1931

    (c) March 10, 1935

    (d) March 7, 1937

    9. On being arrested for his "Quit India" programme, where was Gandhi detained?

    (a) Yeravada Jail

    (b) Byculla Prison

    (c) Agakhan Palace Jail

    (d) Ahmedabad Prison cell

    10. The book "Unto This Last" greatly captivated and transformed Gandhi. So much so that he translated it into Gujarati. Who was its author?

    (a) Ruskin Bond

    (b) John Ruskin

    (c) Leo Tolstoy

    (d) Louis Fisher

    Question No.

    Answer

    1

    a

    2

    b

    3

    b

    4

    d

    5

    c

    6

    d

    7

    c

    8

    b

    9

    c

    10

    b

    Question

    Answer

    1

    a

    2

    b

    3

    b

    4

    d

    5

    c

    6

    d

    7

    c

    8

    b

    9

    c

    10

    b

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