political association in the Bombay presidency.
Reason (R): The Madras Native Association was at first a branch of the
British Indian Association of Calcutta, but later became an independent
Assertion (A): Indian Association of Calcutta was the most important of all
the pre-Congress nationalist organisations.
Reason (R): It was the only pre-Congress organisation which seriously tried
to become an all India body through convening two all- India conferences.
Who was the first woman president of Indian National Congress?
(a) Sar-ojini Naidu
(b) Sucheta Kripalani
(c) Rajkumari Amrit Kaur
(d) Annie Besant
Who was the first Muslim president of the Indian National Congress?
(a) Muhammed Ali Jinnah
(b) Badruddin Tyabji
(c) Sir Syed Ahmed Khan
(d) Abul Kalam Azad
Who presided over the Surat session of the Indian National Congress?
(a) Dadabhai Naoroji
(b) Gopala Krishna Cokhale
(c) Rashbehari Ghosh
(d) S N Ranerji
When did the British pass a law making it an offence to preach nationalism?
(a) 1890
(b) 1895
(c) 1898
(d) 1904
Who described Bal Gangadhar Tilak as the “Father of Indian Unrest”?
(a) Valentine Chirol
(b) Disraeli
(c) Minto II
(d) Chelmsford