History-Popular Movements and Social Reforms (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 14 - 17 of 18

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Question number: 14

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Question

Consider the following statements

I. Mahatma Gandhi argues that colonial education created a sense of inferiority in the minds of Indians.

II. Mahatma Gandhi strongly felt that Indian languages ought to be the medium of teaching.

III. He focused on reading and writing rather than oral knowledge.

IV. Education would develop individual’s mind and their capacity to understand.

Which of the above statements is/are true about Mahatma Gandhi’s view on Education?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

I and IV

b.

II, III and IV

c.

I, II and III

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 15

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Question

Indian National Congress (INC) was defeated for the first time in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1978

b.

1975

c.

1976

d.

1977

Question number: 16

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Question

Match the following
List-Ⅰ (List I) List-Ⅱ (List II)

(A)

Rabindranath Tagore

(i)

Promotion of English education

(B)

William Jones

(ii)

Learning in a natural environment

(C)

Thomas Macaulay

(iii)

Critical of English education

(D)

Mahatma Gandhi

(iv)

Respect for ancient cultures

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

Question number: 17

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Question

Which one of the following statements about the teachings of Kabir is not correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

He was not against pilgrimage and idol worship

b.

He emphasized on 1 God and the spread of devotionalism

c.

He did not consider it necessary to abandon the normal life of a householder

d.

He believed in universal love

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