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The Mahatma Gandhi quiz: How well do you know Bapu?

Last updated on: October 02, 2013 21:11 IST

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Take our quiz that takes you through some important phases of India's freedom struggle associated with Mahatma Gandhi.

1. What is the full name of Mahatma Gandhi?

a. Mohandas Kapurchand Gandhi
b. Mohanlal Kamlesh Gandhi
c. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi


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2. When and where was Mahatma Gandhi born?

a. On October 4, 1869 at Porbandar
b. On October 3, 1869 at Porbandar
c. On October 2, 1869 at Porbandar


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3. When did Gandhiji launch his first satyagraha in South Africa?

a. In September 1899
b. In September 1906
c. In September 1907


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4. When did Gandhiji launch his first satyagraha in India?

a. In 1917
b. In 1918
c. In 1919


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5. Why did Gandhiji start the non-cooperation movement?

a. To protest against sale of liqour in Indian villages
b. To protest against the Rowlatt Act and the subsequent Jallianwala Bagh massacre
c. To demand complete independence from the British


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6. Why did Gandhiji end the non-cooperation movement?

a. The non-violent movement turned violent
b. The British arrested Gandhiji and put him behind bars
c. Gandhiji did not receive people's support


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7. When did Gandhiji break the Salt Act?

a. April 8, 1930
b. April 6, 1930
c. April 7, 1930


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8. When did Mahatma Gandhi launch Quit India movement?

a. August 8, 1942
b. August 7, 1942
c. August 9, 1942


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9. When did Mahatma Gandhi breathe his last?

a. January 30, 1948
b. January 31, 1948
c. January 29, 1948


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10. Who gave Gandhiji the title of Mahatma?

a. Sarojini Naidu
b. Jawaharlal Nehru
c. Rabindranath Tagore


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