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Sure Shot questions of Nationalism in India.

What was Mahatma Gandhi’s reaction on Rowlatt act Reinterpretation of History created a feeling of nationalism.” Justify the statement in reference to India’s freedom movement.“The merchants and industrialists made a significant contribution to the Civil Disobedience Movement.” In the light of the above statement, explain their role in the movement.Why did Gandhiji decide to launch a nationwide Satyagraha against the proposed Rowlatt Act, 1919 ? Explain.Explain any two differences between Non-Cooperation and Civil Disobendience Movements.Examine the background of the Poona Pact of 1932 in the light of differences between Gandhiji and Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.Mahatma Gandhi put a lot of efforts for the upliftment of Dalits. Explain the statement.Various classes and groups of Indians participated in the Civil Disobedience Movement for different reasons. Choose any four classes and explain their reason to participate in the movementHow did Gandhiji convert the national movement into a mass movement ?Bring out the attitude of the Congress towards the Dalits.Explain the ideas of Gandhiji as he expressed in the famous book ‘Hind Swaraj’ regarding Non-cooperation.Describe the different factors that shaped the political situation in the late 1920s.Explain the major factors which promoted the sense of nationalism in the Indians.Describe the militant guerrilla movement of Andhra Pradesh.Why did Mahatma Gandhi choose ‘Salt Tax’ to launch the Civil Disobedience Movement ? Explain three reasons.What did the image of Bharat Mata painted by Abanindranath Tagore portray ?Why did the new Tory Government in Britain constitute a Statutory Commission under John Simon ? How was this Commission greeted in India and why ?What steps were taken by Colonial Government to suppress the growing nationalism in India ? Explain.Why did Mahatma Gandhi send eleven demands in his letter to Lord Irwin ?Evaluate the contribution made by Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay towards Swadeshi Movement.Explain the role of the Dalit leaders to solve the problems of their community.State any two important differences between the Congress and the Muslim league.How was Rowlatt Act opposed by the people in India ? Explain with examples.What were the causes of the withdrawl of the Non-Cooperation Movement ? Explain.What was the issue of clash between Mahatma Gandhi and Dr. B.R. Ambedkar ? How was it resolved ? Explain it.Critically examine the main aspects of Indian National Movement during the period between 1920 and 1935.What did British do to repress the Rowlatt Satyagrahis ?In what way did Mahatma Gandhi give recognition to ‘Dalits’ ? Explain.Describe the cultural process through which nationalism captured people’s imagination.Describe the incident of Jallianwala Bagh which took place during the British Rule.Who designed Swaraj Flag in 1921 ? Mention any two features of this swaraj flag.How did the movement to revive Indian folklore played an important role to develop the ideas of nationalism ? Explain with examples.Highlight the importance of the Lahore Session of Congress, 1929.What were the main demands of the peasants of Oudh ?Which social groups participated in the Civil Disobedience Movement and why ?Describe the role of the plantation workers of Assam in the Non-Cooperation Movement.Explain the attitude of the Indian merchants and industrialists towards Civil Disobedience Movement.Why did Gandhiji start the ‘Civil Disobedience Movement’ ? Explain any four features of Civil Disobedience Movement.Which folk tales were published by Natesa Sastri ? Highlight the main point of his thinking.Describe the different events of National Satyagraha started by Gandhiji against the Rowlatt Act. “Assess the role of Mahatma Gandhi in the nationalist movement with special reference to the methods adopted by him.How could Non-Cooperation become a movement ? Explain with examples.Describe the contribution made by Alluri Sitaram Raju to the Non-Cooperation Movement in Andhra Pradesh.Explain the reasons for Gandhiji to start an indefinite fast against the policy of separate electorate for the dalits.What did Gandhiji mean when he said Satyagraha is active resistance ?Why and how did Mahatma Gandhi use Satyagraha to fight against injustice and denial of rights ? Explain with the help of examples.Explain the impact of Jallianwala Bagh incident on the people.Describe any three major problems faced by the peasants of Awadh in the days of Non-Cooperation Movement.What was Satyagraha ? Explain the three main Satyagrahas launched by Gandhiji in India.Why did the rich peasant communities become active in the Civil Disobedience Movement ?Describe the first tricolour flag designed during the Swadeshi Movement.Explain briefly the Khilafat Movement in India.Why did the Non-Cooperation Movement slow down in cities ? Explain.Describe the ‘Dandi’ March in brief.State the reason for the Satyagraha started by Gandhiji at Champaran in Bihar.Describe Gandhiji’s contribution to the Indian Freedom Struggle.How did the First World War help in the growth of the National Movement in India ? Explain.Explain any five reasons for the rich peasant communities being active in the Civil Disobedience Movement.Why did General Dyer order to fire on innocent people gathered peacefully in Jallianwalla Bagh ?Woman played a very important role in the Civil Disobedience Movement. Explain.Where did Mahatma Gandhi first try the weapon of Satyagraha ?What were three proposals regarding Non-Cooperation Movement, as suggested by Mahatma GandhiSome icons and symbols were used for unifying the people and sparking in them the feeling of nationalism.’ Give two evidences to support above statement.Explain any four factors which gave rise to the Civil Disobedience Movement of 1930.Describe the rise of peasant agitation under the leadership of Baba Ramchandra and Jawaharlal Nehru in Awadh.When was the Gandhi-Irwin pact signed ? Name the provisions of the pact.Who organised the Depressed Classes Association and with what aims ?Who was Simon ? Why was Simon Commission sent to India ? Why did it fail ?How did the Non-Cooperation Movement spread to the countryside ?According to Gandhiji, what should be the various stages of the Non-Cooperation Movement ?. Critically examine any three efforts made by Mahatma Gandhi to get Harijans their right.When and where was Khilafat Committee formed ? What was its objective ?How did a variety of cultural processes play an important role in developing a sense of nationalism in India ? Explain with examples.“Dalit participation was limited in the Civil Disobedience Movement.” Examine the statement.Describe the various activities that took place during the first phase of the Civil Disobedience Movement. How was the Civil Disobedience Movement different from the Non-Cooperation Movement of 1920 ?Why did the industrial working classes not participate in Civil Disobedience Movement in large numbers ?What were the methods used by peasants of Awadh to achieve their goal ? Explain.Explain the effects of Non-Cooperation Movement on the economic front.

Geography Chapter 13 Water

Notes for geography chapter water. Class 11.