Formation of Muslim League (1906) -Old Year Questions and Answers

1. Who among the following was the founder of the All-India Muslim League?

(a) Sir Saiyed Ahmad Khan
(b) Sir Mohammad Iqbal
(c) Agha Khan
(d) Nawab Salimullah Khan

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2007, 41st B.P.S.C. (Pre) 1996]


2. The founder of the Muslim League was:

(a) Liaquat Ali
(b) Shaukat Ali
(c) Nawab Salimullah
(d) M.A. Jinnah

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2006]


3. In 1906 Muslim League was founded at :

(a) Lahore
(b) Delhi
(c) Calcutta
(d) Dhaka

[Uttarakhand U.D.A./L.D.A. (Pre) 2007, M.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 1992]


4. All India Muslim Leauge was founded in the year :

(a) 1905
(b) 1904
(c) 1907
(d) 1906

[M.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2014]


5. Who was the first President of the Muslim League:

(a) Agha Khan
(b) Hamid Khan
(c) Hasan Khan
(d) M.A. Jinnah

[Chhattisgarh P.C.S. (Pre) 2015, U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 1997]


6. The annual session of the Muslim League in the year 1907 was held at –

(a) Dhaka
(b) Karachi
(c) Aligarh
(d) Lucknow

[U.P. Lower Sub (Pre) 2008]


7. Consider the following statements –
Statement (A): League refused to accept the Congress Muslim people’s rights together with the aim to be to achieve.
Reason (R): Only the Muslim League has the right of such type.
Code :

(a) Both (A) and (R) are correct, and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).
(b) Both (A) and (R) are correct, and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).
(c) (A) is correct, but (R) is wrong.
(d) (A) is wrong, but (R) is right.

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Spl) (Pre) 2003, U.P. Lower Sub. (Spl) (Pre) 2002]


8. With reference to the Indian freedom struggle, which one of the following statements is not correct?

(a) Hakim Ajmal Khan was one of the leaders to start a nationalist and militant Ahrar movement
(b) When the Indian National Congress was formed, Sayyid Ahmad Khan opposed it
(c) The All-India Muslim League which was formed in 1906 vehemently opposed the partition of Bengal and separate electorates
(d) Maulana Barkat Ullah and Maulana Obeidullah Sindhi were among those who formed a Provisional Government of India in Kabul.

[I.A.S. (Pre) 2002]


9. The Muslim deputation met Minto in 1906 at Shimla and pleaded for –

(a) Separate electorate for Muslims
(b) A composite electorate
(c) Higher representation of the Hindus
(d) Special representation to Muslims by nomination

[46th B.P.S.C. (Pre) 2004]


10. A London branch of the All India Muslim League was published in 1908 under the presidency of:

(a) Aga Khan
(b) Ameer Ali
(c) Liaquat Ali Khan
(d) M.A. Jinnah

[I.A.S. (Pre) 2001]



11. The Muslim League started its annual convention on a regular basis from :

(a) 1916 AD
(b) 1919 AD
(c) 1924 AD
(d) 1925 AD
(e) None of the above/More than one of the above

[66th B.P.S.C. Re-Exam (Pre) 2020]