Second World War MCQ Set-1

1. The Congress Ministries in all the provinces resigned in the year 1939, because

(A) Congress was unable to made a cabinet in other four provinces
(B) The rise of the left wing of Congress made impossible to work for the cabinet
(C) There was too much communal turbulence in the provinces
(D) None of the above is true from the given statement(A),(B) and(C)

Answer (D) None of the above is true from the given statement(A),(B) and (C)

[IAS (Pre) 2012]

2. When did the IInd World War end?

(A) 1937
(B) 1918
(C) 1946
(D) 1945

Answer (D) 1945

[Arunachal Pradesh PSC (Pre) 2018 MPPCS (Pre) 1995]

3. Who was the British Prime Minister of Britain during second World War?

(A) Clement Attlee
(B) Anthony Eden
(C) Winston Churchill
(D) Herald Wilson

Answer (C) Winston Churchill

[38th BPSC (Pre) 1992]

4. What was the policy of Indian National Congress during IInd World War?

(A) Co-operation of Britain in the case of assurance of Complete Independence
(B) Active collaboration of British (Britain)
(C) Neutrality
(D) None of the above

Answer (A) Co-operation of Britain in the case of assurance of Complete Independence

[Haryana PSC (Pre) 2016 UPPCS (Pre) 1993]

5. Select the correct option

Statement(S): Indian National Congress had collaborated/assisted British in IInd World War.
Reason(R): Because they were expecting to complete independence.

Code
(A) (S) and (R) are individually true and (R) is the correct explanation of (S)
(B) Both (S) and (R) are false
(C) (S) is true, but (R) is false
(D) (R) is true, but (S) is false

Answer (B) Both (S) and (R) are false

[Telangana PSC (Pre) 2019 Manipur PSC (Pre) 2017 UPPCS (Pre) 1992]

6. Select the correct option

Assertion(A): The Congress Ministries in all the provinces resigned in the year 1939.
Reason(R): The Congress did not accept the decision of the Viceroy to declare war against Germany in the context of the Second World War.

Code
(A) Both (A) and (R) are individually true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
(B) Both (A) and (R) are individually true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
(C) Both (A) and (R) are false
(D) (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)

Answer (A) Both (A) and (R) are individually true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)

[IAS (Pre) 2008]