Learning Resource Centre (Library) @ Kendriya Vidyalaya, Madurai


Any Time Any Where Information 4U

Gandhi Quiz 4

Quiz on Gandhiji

1. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born on—
(A) October 5, 1896
(B) October 3, 1840
(C) October 2, 1869
(D) October 10, 1880
Ans : (C)

2. At which place was Gandhiji born?
(A) Porbandar
(B) Rajkot
(C) Wardha
(D) Junagadh
Ans : (A)

3. Which of the following plays left a deep impression on Gandhiji?
(A) Harishchandra
(B) Shravana Kumar
(C) Both (a) and (b)
(D) Shakuntala
Ans : (C)

4. Who of the following desired to convert Gandhiji to Christianity in South Africa?
(A) A. W. Baker
(B) Mrs. MacDonald
(C) William Godfrey
(D) Spencer Walton
Ans : (A)

5. Who of the following satyagrahis succumbed to jail hardships during the satyagraha movement launched
by Gandhiji in South Africa?
(A) Harbat Singh
(B) Villiamma
(C) Nagappan
(D) All of them
Ans : (D)

6. What was Gandhiji’s age when he got married to Kasturbai?
(A) 19 years
(B) 15 years
(c)12 years
(D) 13 years
Ans : (D)

7. About how old was Gandhiji when he reached London to become a barrister?
(A) 20 years
(B) 19 years
(C) 21 years
(D) 18 years
Ans : (B)

8. Devdas was Gandhiji’s
(A) Only child
(B) Second child
(C) Eldest child
(D) Youngest child
Ans : (D)

9. At which place was the first permit office opened on July 1, 1907 for the registration of Indians
under the Registration Act?
(A) Pretoria
(B) Johhanesburg
(C) Petersburg
(D) Volksrust
Ans : (A)

10. Searle’s Supreme Court judgement which caused great resentment among Indians, leading to mass
protests, related to—
(A) Registration of Indians
(B) Strike by Indian coal miners
(C) Invalidation of Indian marriages
(D) None of the above
Ans : (C)

11. Gandhiji, the hero of the satyagraha struggle of the Indians in South Africa, landed in Bombay on—
(A) January 9, 1915
(B) January 26, 1915
(C) February 10, 1915
(D) February 20, 1915
Ans : (A)

12. Who advised Gandhiji to remain as an observer and student in the country for a year before taking part in Indian Politics?
(A) B. G. Tilak
(B) G. K. Gokhale
(C) Anne Besant
(D) Rabindranath Tagore
Ans : (C)

13. Identify the place from where Gandhiji started his recruiting campaign for the War on behalf of the British Government.
(A) Surat
(B) Ahmedabad
(C) Kheda
(D) Rajkot
Ans : (C)

14. In which South African unit had most of the India emigrants taken up abode?
(A) Johannesburg
(B) Natal
(C) Maritzberg
(D) Durban
Ans : (B)

15. At which place was Gandhiji arrested for the first time by the British Government for sedition?
(A) Bombay
(B) Pune
(C) Calcutta
(D) Ahmedabad
Ans : (D)

16. When was the Gandhi – Irwin Pact signed?
(A) March 1, 1932
(B) March 5, 1931
(C) March 10, 1935
(D) March 7, 1937
Ans : (B)

17. On being arrested for his “Quit India” programme, where was Gandhiji detained?
(A) Yeravda Jail
(B) Byculla Prison
(C) Agakhan Palace Jail
(D) AhmedabadPrison
Ans : (D)

18. In connection with the inauguration of the so-called Rowlatt satyagraha, Gandhiji started a Satyagraha Sabha in—
(A) Ahmedabad
(B) Bombay
(C) Wardha
(D) Rajkot
Ans : (B)

19. What is the name of the building which served as Gandhi’s residence in Mumbai from 1917-1934?
(A) Birla House
(B) Bajaj House
(C) Mani Bhavan
(D) Congress House
Ans : (C)

20. The book “Unto This Last” greatly captivated and transformed Gandhiji. 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
Ans : (B)



Filed under: Competitions - A help desk, , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Dear Visitors,

This is the official blog of Library and Media centre of Kendriya Vidyalaya, No.1, Madurai. This is an attempt to provide online service to the users community with the motive of 'Any time information' ' Anywhere information'. Feel free to express your comments and suggestions.

50 Years of KVS

Library blog visits:

  • 4,313,609 users

Thank You, On-line readers

Our library blog gets going with more than 12,00,000 hits. Whole- hearted thanks to all the students, staff and friends who made this great thing to happen. Keep giving your support for our growth. Thanks Apenty from your K.Ramasamy, Librarian

Contact Particulars

Lunch: 11:30 am - 12:oo noon
II Saturday and Sunday - Holidays

Joyful NBW Celebrations 2013

National Book Week, 14-20 Nov.2013

KVS Foundation Day Dec. 15, 2013

GokulashtamiDecember 15th, 2013
Let this Rama Navami bring more devotion in our reading degree !!!

Best Entries : Drawing and Book cover Designing Competition

Come on Readers, Let's celebrate the books

Library Tweets

  • Over 1000 Class 1 Forms Issued at KV No.1 Narimedu wp.me/pYEHW-10lTweeted on 3 years ago
  • Special Coaching for Slow Learners at KV No.1 Narimedu wp.me/pYEHW-10jTweeted on 3 years ago
  • 16/11/2013: Pravin, Dharani and Team from IX C presented a humorous skit on ' Tongue Twisters and Pallindromes'. (NBW 2013)Tweeted on 4 years ago
  • 16/11/2013: Srivathsan of Class XI A1 presented a speech on ' Does fiction reading help you anyway'. (NBW 2013)Tweeted on 4 years ago
  • 16/11/2013: A book quiz was conducted by Ram Balaji and Madhan Krishna of VIII A. ( NBW 2013).Tweeted on 4 years ago
  • 15/11/2013: Monisha Raghunathan and Ramajayam of Class IX D presented a heap of funny titles in the inaugural ceremony.Tweeted on 4 years ago
  • 15/11/2013: Aarthi of Class XI B shared the news about ' Library of Congress' - the largest library in the world.Tweeted on 4 years ago
  • 15/11/2013: Gayathri and Sandhya of Class IX C delivered a talk on ' Prolegomena to National Book Week'.Tweeted on 4 years ago
  • 15/11/2013: Inauguration of National Book Week, 2013 in KV Narimedu, Madurai at 9:00 am. Principal Shri.C.Muthiah inaugurated the NBW 2013.Tweeted on 4 years ago
  • Class X : Summative Assessment 1 - Sample Papers wp.me/pYEHW-ZoTweeted on 4 years ago


Your Suggestions

Mail your suggestion to ramasamylibkvm@gmail.com

Call the Librarian




October 2012
« Sep   Nov »

Blog developed and maintained by K.Ramasamy, Librarian, KV Madurai


Happy New Year 2014

National Book Week, 14-20, Nov.2013

Happy Book Week , My dear Readers !!! Expand your horizon of knoweledge via books........all through.......always....all ways

National Book Week, Nov.14-20, 2013

National Book Week, 14-20, Nov.2014

National Book Week, 2013

Read this Blog in Hindi

Read this Blog in Tamil

National Book Day upto

World Book DayNovember 20th, 2013
Let this World Book Week bring more goodness in our library use habits !!!

New Arrivals

Del.icio.us Bookmarks

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 594 other followers

RSS NDTV India News

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Cricketnext

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.


  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Blog for Scouts & Guides

  • Amendments made on 30/11/2014 – Guide Section
    Amendments made on 30/11/2014 – Guide Section Please click the following link to get amendments made in APRO III Guide section on 30/11/2014. APRO Part III – Guide Section Advertisements
  • Amendments made on 30/11/2014 – Scout Section
    Amendments made on 30/11/2014 – Scout Section Please click the following link to get the amendments made in APRO Part II – for scouts APRO Part II – Scout Section
  • E-Books on Compass
    Two books on Compass 1) js_s_map-and-compass 2) mapcompass
  • Scout Quizzzzzzzzzzzzz
    BADEN POWELL AND SCOUTING 1. Who is the founder of Scouting / Guiding? Lord Baden Powell of Gilwell. 2. Where was Baden-Powell born? When? In Gilwell, on Feb 22, 1857. 3. What the full name B.P? Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell. 4. Who was B.P’s mother? Daughter of the British Admiral W. T. Sonyth. 5. Who […]
  • Scout Quiz Questions 4 U
    Some Scout Quiz Questions to Ponder………. I Set 1. What was Baden-Powell’s Christian name? Robert Richard Rupert 2. In which year was B-P born? 1847 1857 1927 3. What was the name of the town in South Africa BP saved whilst in the Army? Mafeking Mafeprince Mafequeen 4. On his return to England, BP wrote […]
%d bloggers like this: