Demand for Pakistan – Old Year Questions and Answers

1. Who among the following had primarily used the word ‘Pakistan’ for a separate State for Indian Muslims?

(a) Sir Mohammad Iqbal
(b) Sir Aga Khan
(c) M. A. Jinnah
(d) Chaudhary Rehmat Ali and his friends

[R.A.S./R.T.S. (Pre) 1996]


2. The idea of a separate Nation for Muslims was given by:

(a) Mohammad Ali Jinnah
(b) Sir Syed Ahmad Khan
(c) Sir Mohammad Iqbal
(d) Liaqat Ali Khan

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Mains) 2006, U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2003]


3. Who among the following first put forward the proposal for a separate Muslim state in India?

(a) Agha Khan
(b) M.A. Jinnah
(c) Liaqat Ali Khan
(d) Mohammad Iqbal

[U.P.R.O./A.R.O. (Mains) 2014]


4. The “Pakistan Resolution” was drafted by

(a) Rehmat Ali
(b) Sikandar Hayat Khan
(c) Muhammad Ali Jinnah
(d) Fazlul Haque

[Jharkhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2016]


5. Who among the following led the movement for the separate State of Pakistan?

(a) Aga Khan
(b) Nawab Salim Ullah
(c) Liaqat Ali Khan
(d) Md. Ali Jinnah

[38th B.P.S.C. (Pre) 1992]


6. Who of the following called Mohammad Ali Jinnah as ‘Ambassador of Hindu-Muslim Unity’?

(a) Sarojini Naidu
(b) Annie Besant
(c) Rajkumari Amrit Kaur
(d) Aruna Asaf Ali

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2004, U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2000]


7. The remark ‘Nehru is a patriot, while Jinnah is a politician’ was made by:

(a) M.K Gandhi
(b) Maulana Azad
(c) Sir Mohammad Iqbal
(d) Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan

[U.P.P.S.C. (GIC) 2010, U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 1991]


8. Which of the following statements is not true about Muhammad Ali Jinnah?

(a) He was the supporter of the two-nation theory.
(b) He presided over the Lahore session of the Muslim League in 1940.
(c) He had not participated in the Non-Cooperation Movement.
(d) He always had dairy.

[U.P. U.D.A./L.D.A. (Pre) 2008]


9. A separate homeland for Muslims found for the first time a definite expression :

(a) In the Presidential Speech of Iqbal at the Allahabad Session of Muslim League (1930).
(b) In the Cambridge Pamphlet.
(c) In the Lahore Session of the Muslim League in 1940.
(d) None of the above.

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2013]

10. The resolution demanding the formation of Pakistan was passed by the Muslim League in the year –

(a) 1939
(b) 1940
(c) 1941
(d) 1942

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2012, 42nd B.P.S.C. (Pre) 1997]


11. The Pakistan Resolution was adopted by the Muslim League in :

(a) February 1922
(b) December 1928
(c) March 1940
(d) September 1944

[U.P. P.S.C. (GIC) 2010]


12. Who moved a resolution for the creation of Pakistan is the Muslim League Session of 1940:

(a) M.A. Jinnah
(b) Mohammed Iqbal
(c) Rahmat Ali
(d) Khaliquzzaman

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2000]


13. The Muslim League Annual Session which gave effect to Jinnah’s Two Nation Theory was held in :

(a) Lahore
(b) Karachi
(c) Bombay
(d) Lucknow

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2012]


14. The Muslim League had put their proposal of the division of India in the session of :

(a) Lahore
(b) Karachi
(c) Allahabad
(d) Dhaka

[Uttarakhand P.C.S. (Pre) 2010]


15. When did the Muslim League celebrate ‘Pakistan Day’?

(a) 25th April 1920
(b) 5th February, 1922
(c) 14th July 1942
(d) 23rd March, 1943

[U.P.P.C.S. (Spl) (Pre) 2008]


16. Who did the Chairmanship of the Lahore Session (1940) of the Muslim League?

(a) Liaquat Ali Khan
(b) Chaudhary Khaliq-uz-Zaman
(c) Mohd. Ali Jinnah
(d) Fatimah Jinnah

[U.P. P.C.S. (Pre) 2013]