Saturday, 10 September 2016

Gandhi Quiz 3

A quiz on Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi - Father of the Nation.


1.Name the actor who portrayed Mahatma Gandhi in the film The Making of the Mahatma.
Rajit Kapur
Ben Kingsley
Anupam Kher
Richard Attenborough

2.Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, October 2nd is observed as?
International Day of Non-Violence
Pravasi Divas
International Day of Peace
Matyrs Day

3.Gandhi went to University College of London to study as a barrister in the year?
1887
1888
1889
1890

4.Name the organization started by Mahatma Gandhi that aimed to fight discrimination against Indians in South Africa
Natal Indian Congress
African National Congress
Indian National Congress
African Nationalist Party

5.Name the Newspaper established by Mahatma Gandhi which was an important tool for the political movement led by Gandhi and the Natal Indian Congress to fight racial discrimination and win civil rights for the Indian immigrant community in South Africa.
The Indian Opinion
African Times
Sarvodaya
Indian Express

6.When did Gandhi return from South Africa?
1915 January 9
1916 January 9
1915 January 26
1915 January 18

7.Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is observed on ..........
9 January
2 October
31 January
7 January

8.Name the language in which Gandhiji started 'Navjeevan' weekly?
Marathi
Hindi
Gujrati
English

9.Gandhiji led Dandi March (Salt Satyagrah) which started on March 12, 1930 departing from Sabarmati Ashram, to reach the coast at Dandi, on 6th of April. How many followers accompanied him in that march?
78
100
50
62

10.Gandhiji made the slogan 'Do or Die' for?
Khilafat Movement
Quit India Movement
Salt Satyagraha
Simon Commission





Friday, 9 September 2016

Gandhi Quiz 2

A quiz on Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi - Father of the Nation.


1.This 1915 Nobel Prize winner has written a book on Mahatma Gandhi in 1924.
Primo Levi
Romain Rolland
Mark Shepard
Louis Fischer

2.International Gandhi Peace Prize was instituted in the year ..........
1995
1990
1965
1948

3.Who among the following is NOT a receipinet of International Gandhi Peace Prize?
Julius Nyerere
Gerhard Fischer
Nelson Mandela
Al Gore

4.Gandhi Peace Award (US NGO) 2012 was awarded to
Amy Goodman
Arik Ascherman
David Cortright
Ehud Bandel

5."The light has gone out of our lives...".Who said this on Gandhi's death?
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
Subhash Chandra Bose
S Radhakrishnan
Revindranath Tagore

6.Where did Gandhi set up his office to practise as a lawyer?
Porbandar
Rajkot
Delhi
Ahmedabad

7.At what age did Gandhi marry?
12
13
14
15

8.The Kingdom of God Is Within You is written by ...........
John Ruskin
Leo Tolstoy
Charles Dickens
Mahatma Gandhi

9.Why did Gandhi resign from leadership of the Congress Party in 1934?
He was imprisoned by the British on charges of sedition
He was forced out by a pro-socialist faction
He decided to embark on a month-long fasting campaign
He believed that the party saw nonviolence as a tactic, not a creed

10.Mahatma Gandhi was born on
1869 October 2
1869 October 6
1868 October 2
1867 October 2

Thursday, 8 September 2016


Gandhi Quiz 1

A quiz on Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi - Father of the Nation.


1.The film 'The Making of the Mahatma' was directed by
Richard Attenborough
Adoor Gopalakrishnan
Shyam Benegal
Satyajit Ray

2.How many timesGandhiji was nominated for Nobel Prize?
One
Two
Five
Four

3.By which name is Gandhi's model village known?
Sevagram
Gandhigram
Sevasram
Vrindavan

4.What is the name of the building which served as Gandhi's residence in Mumbai from 1917-1934?
Birla House
Congress House
Bajaj House
Mani Bhavan

5.What title did Gandhiji give to his Gujrati translation of "Unto This Last"?
Harijan
Sarvodaya
Sandesh
Swadesh

6.Which of the following is NOT a book by Mahatma Gandhi?
Hind Swaraj Or Indian Home Rule
An Autobiography - The Story Of My Experiments With Truth
Key To Health
India Wins Freedom

7.The Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi publihsed by the Publication Division, Government of India. How many volumes do the work consist of?
10
25
50
100

8.The original name of Mirabehn was?
Madeleine Slade
Meera Rani
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu
Madeleine Peyroux

9.Which one of the following world leaders was named Man of the Year in 1930 by the Times Magazine?
Adolf Hitler
Mahatma Gandhi
Theodore Roosevelt
Clement Atlee

10.In which year was Gandhi's name first recommended for the Nobel Prize?
1948
1947
1937
1938








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