Moderate Groups and Extremist Groups in Congress MCQ Set-2

21. The Indian Muslims, in general, were not attracted to the extremist movement because of the

(A) influence of Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
(B) anti-Muslim attitude of extremist leaders
(C) the indifference is shown to Muslim aspirations
(D) extremists policy of harping on Hindu par

Answer (D) extremists policy of harping on Hindu par

[IAS (Pre) 1998]

22. Ganpati festival in Maharashtra was started by

(A) B.G. Tilak
(B) M.G. Ranade
(C) Bipin Chandra Pal
(D) Aurobindo Ghosh

Answer (A) B.G. Tilak

[UPPCS (Pre) 2005, 1996]

23. Alongwith Mahatma Gandhi who amongst the following Muslims did lift the bier of Bal Gangadhar Tilak?

(A) Shaukat Ali
(B) Mohammad Ali
(C) Maulana A.K. Azad
(D) M.A. Ansari

Answer (A) Shaukat Ali

[UPPCS (Pre) 2014]

24. Select the correct option

Assertion(A): Bal Gangadhar Tilak was a communalist.
Reason(R): He used the religion as a political weapon.

Select your answer by using the codes given below.
(A) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
(B) Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
(C) (A) is true, but(R) is false
(D) (A) is false, but(R) is true

Answer (D) (A) is false, but (R) is true

[UPPCS (Pre) 2001]