Rowlatt Act and Jallianwala Bagh Massacre (1919) One Liner Questions & Answers


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1 During the Indian Freedom Struggle, why did the Rowlatt Act arouse popular indignation? It authorized the Government to imprison people without trial
2 The Rowlatt Act was passed to – Curtail the National and Revolutionary Activities
3 When was the Rowlatt Act passed? 1919
4 The Jallianwala Bagh Massacre happened in the context of which Gandhian Satyagraha? Rowlatt Satyagraha
5 Who was the Viceroy of India when the Rowlatt Act was passed? Lord Chelmsford
6 The Indian National Congress opposed the Rowlatt Act because it aimed – To limit the individual liberty
7 The first venture of Gandhi in all-India politics was the – Rowlatt Satyagraha
8 Who suggested launching a tax campaign as a protest against the Rowlatt Act? Swami Shraddhanand
9 The Anarchical and Revolutionary Crime Act (1919) was popularly known as the – Rowlatt Act
10 Which important event immediately preceded the Jallianwala Bagh massacre? Enactment of the Rowlatt Act
11 The massacre of the crowd at Jallianwala Bag at Amritsar took place on – April 13, 1919
12 The year 1919 in Indian history is related to – The tragedy of the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
13 During the Indian freedom struggle, a large unarmed crowd gathered in the Jallianwala Bagh at Amritsar on April 13, 1919, to protest against the arrest of – Dr. Saifuddin Kitchlu and Dr. Satyapal
14 The person who returned his honor to the Indian Government on May 30, 1919, was – Rabindranath Tagore
15 Rabindranath Tagore was awarded Nobel Prize in the year – 1913
16 As a means of protest against which incident, Rabindranath Tagore gave up his honor of knighthood? Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
17 Who gave up the title of ‘Sir’ in protest against the Jallianwala Bagh incident? Rabindranath Tagore
18 Who resigned from the membership of the Viceroy’s Executive Council as a protest against Jallianwala Bagh Massacre? Shankaran Nair
19 The Hunter Committee was appointed after the – Jalianwalla Bagh massacre
20 General Dwyer’s name is associated with which event? Jallianwala Bagh
21 Sir Michael O’Dwyer was shot dead on 13th March 1940 in London by – Udham Singh
22 The task of drafting the Congress Inquiry Committee report on the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre was entrusted to – Mahatma Gandhi
23 Who was the Viceroy of India at the time of the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre in 1919? Lord Chelmsford
24 Who was the Prime Minister of England when the Montague-Chelmsford Act was passed in 1919? Lloyd George
25 Which event was characterized by Montague as ‘Preventive Murder’? Massacre of Jallianwala Bagh
26 Which act aroused a wave of popular indignation that led to the massacre by the British at Jallianwala Bagh? The Rowlatt Act