Individual Satyagraha (1940) MCQ Set-1

1. In the ‘Individual Satyagraha’, Vinoba Bhave was chosen as the first Satyagrahi. Who was the second?

(A) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
(B) Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
(C) C. Rajagopalachari
(D) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Answer (B) Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru

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2. The word ‘Sarvodaya’ was primarily used by

(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Pandit Nehru
(C) Vinoba Bhave
(D) Jai Prakash Narayan

Answer (A) Mahatma Gandhi

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3. Who was selected as first Satyagrahi in Individual Satyagraha Movement by Mahatma Gandhi?

(A) Jawaharlal Nehru
(B) Sardar Patel
(C) Sarojini Naidu
(D) Vinoba Bhave

Answer (D) Vinoba Bhave

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4. Who started the Individual Civil Disobedience?

(A) Vinoba Bhave
(B) Jawaharlal Nehru
(C) Sardar Patel
(D) Shaukat Ali

Answer (A) Vinoba Bhave

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