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Political Science Practice set

51. What was the real objective behind the ‘Partition of Bengal’ ?
(A) Create a division among the ranks of Indian Nationalists
(B) Stop the tide of Nationalism in Bengal
(C) Build up separate Administrative units for better efficiency of administration
(D) Appease the large majority of Muslims

52. The place where Navy openly revolted in 1946 against British rule in India is—
(A) Bombay (Mumbai)
(B) Calcutta
(C) Madras
(D) Cochin

53. Given below are two statements, one is labelled as Assertion
(A) and the other is labelled as Reason (R). In the context of these statements, select the correct answer from the codes mentioned below— Assertion
(A) : The Indian Independence Act, 1947 ended the British rule in India. Reason (R) : The Indian Independence Act, 1947 laid down a new constitution for India providing for every detail. Codes :
(A) Both
(A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of
(B) Both
(A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of
(A) is true, but (R) is false
(A) is false, but (R) is true

54. Who among the following is called, “The Prophet of Indian Nationalism and Father of modern India.” ?
(A) Raja Ram Mohan Roy
(B) Swami Vivekanand
(C) Mahatma Gandhi
(D) Jawaharlal Nehru

55. Which of the following statements about the Vice-President of India are correct ? Select the correct answer from the codes given below— 1. He is the ex-officio chairman of the Rajya Sabha. 2. He must be member of the Rajya Sabha for his election as Vice-President. 3. He is elected by the members of both the Houses of Parliament and State Legislative Assemblies. 4. If the President resigns or dies, the Vice President officiates as President for not more than six months. Codes :
(A) 1 and 4
(B) 2 and 3
(C) 1 and 3
(D) 3 and 4