Gandhi – Irwin Pact MCQ Set-1

1. The Second Round Table Conference in London was held in the backdrop of the

(A) Emerson-Gandhi Pact
(B) Hailey-Gandhi Pact
(C) Irwin-Gandhi Pact
(D) Gandhi-Simon Pact

Answer (C) Irwin-Gandhi Pact

[46th BPSC (Pre) 2004]

2. Gandhi-Irwin Pact took place in

(A) 1930
(B) 1931
(C) 1932
(D) 1933

Answer (B) 1931

[53rd to 55th BPSC (Pre) 2011]

3. The main purpose of Gandhi-Irwin Pact was

(A) To make the participation of Congress easier in round table conference
(B) To end the Civil Disobedience Movement
(C) To break the death strike of Gandhiji
(D) To end the tax on salt

Answer (A) To make the participation of Congress easier in round table conference

[UP Lower Sub. (Pre) 1998]

4. Gandhi-Irwin Pact was signed in

(A) 1931
(B) 1935
(C) 1942
(D) 1919

Answer (A) 1931

[44th BPSC (Pre) 2000]

5. Among the following whose adjournment was proposed in GandhiIrwin Pact?

(A) Non-Co-operation Movement
(B) Khilafat Movement
(C) Round Table Conference
(D) Civil Disobedience Movement

Answer (D) Civil Disobedience Movement

[UPPCS (Pre) 1993]

6. Who played an important role in the signing of Gandhi-Irwin Pact?

(A) Motilal Nehru
(B) Madan Mohan Malviya
(C) Tej Bahadur Sapru
(D) Chintamani

Answer (C) Tej Bahadur Sapru

[47th BPSC (Pre) 2005]

7. Who of the following persons called Irwin and Gandhi ‘The Two Mahatmas’?

(A) Mira Bahan
(B) Sarojini Naidu
(C) Madan Mohan Malviya
(D) Jawaharlal Nehru

Answer (B) Sarojini Naidu

[UPPCS (Pre) 2001]

8. Who among the following took Mahatma Gandhi’s gain in the Gandhi-Irwin Pact as ‘Consolation Prizes’?

(A) S.C. Bose
(B) Alan Campbell Johnson
(C) B.G. Horniman
(D) Sarojini Naidu

Answer (B) Alan Campbell Johnson

[UPPCS (Pre) 2014]