Independence Day Quiz with Answers

This year, we are celebrating 71st Independence Day of India. India got independence on 15 August 1947, after almost 200 years long british rule. Almost two and a half year after independence, India got its own constitution and became 'Republic of India' on 26 January 1950. Also check our page about Republic Day Quiz Questions.
As part of the celebrations, quiz programs are organized in many schools and colleges in which you will be asked questions about Indian Independence Movement. If you are a school or college student and looking for an Independence Day Quiz, then this web page is for you. Let's start the Independence Day Quiz.
India Independence Day Quiz with Answers
Which one was the first major battle fought by British East India company?
A) Battle of Plassey
B) Battle of Buxar
C) Revolt of 1857
D) Battle of Panipat
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During which movement Mahatama Gandhi gave the call for 'Do or Die'?
A) Khilafat Movement
B) Non-Cooperation Movement
C) Salt Satyagraha
D) Quit India Movementt
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Who will raise the flag during national level Independence day function in 2017 at Red Fort?
A) Narendra Modi
B) Pranab Mukherjee
C) Ram Nath Kovind
D) Rajnath Singh
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What was the name of the magazine published by M.K. Gandhi?
A) Young India
B) Independent
C) Kesari
D) Indian Mirror
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What was the name of the mission sent by british government to India to seek cooperation during World War II?
A) Cripps Mission
B) Simon Commission
C) United Kingdom Cabinet Mission
D) Morley-Minto Mission
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East India Company started trade with India from which city?
A) Bombay (Mumbai)
B) Surat
C) Madras (Chennai)
D) Calcutta (Kolkata)
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Who wrote this slogan "Self-Rule is my birthright and I shall have it"?
A) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
B) Subhash Chandra Bose
C) Bhagat Singh
D) Jawaharlal Nehru
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Who was the founder president of 'Ghadar Party'?
A) Sohan Singh Bhakna
B) Lala Har Dayal
C) Kartar Singh Sarabha
D) Kesar Singh
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Which of the following Indian freedom fighters killed a british officer in Britain?
A) Bhagat Singh
B) Chandra Shekhar Azad
C) Udham Singh
D) Lala Har Dayal
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The picture shown below is associated with which movement or event of freedom struggle?
Independence of India
A) Quit India Movement
B) Indian Independence Movement
C) Dandi March
D) Protest against Simon Commission
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What does the three colours of national flag represent?
A) Justice, Selflessness, Agriculture
B) Religion, Peace, Trees
C) Sacrifice, Peace and Prosperity
D) None of these
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When did Vasco da Gama discovered the sea route to India?
A) 1600
B) 1757
C) 1764
D) 1498
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Which of the following financial institution/bank was founded was Lala Lajpat Rai?
A) State Bank of India
B) Punjab National Bank
C) Indian Freedom Fund
D) Swadeshi Bank
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Which of the following freedom fighters was sentenced to death for his involvement in Kakori Train Robbery?
A) Ashfaqulla Khan
B) Ali Brothers
C) Rajguru
D) Banwari Lal
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The rebellion of 1857 started from which city?
A) Karachi
B) Calcutta
C) Delhi
D) Meerut
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Who put forward the theory of 'Drain of Wealth'?
A) Rabindranath Tagore
B) Dadabhai Naoroji
C) Lala Lajpat Rai
D) Bipin Chandra Pal
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The patriotic poem 'Sarfaroshi Ki Tamanna' was written by ?
A) Kartar Singh Sarabha
B) Ram Prasad Bismil
C) Muhammad Iqbal
D) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
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Who was the first Indian revolutionary to assassinate a British official in England?
A) Udham Singh
B) Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
C) Madan Lal Dhingra
D) Shyamji Krishna Varma
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Which of the following Pakistani citizen is awarded Bharat Ratna?
A) Muhammad Ali Jinnah
B) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
C) Liaquat Ali Khan
D) Malala Yousafzai
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Which of the following revolutionaries threw bombs at Central Legislative Assembly in Delhi?
A) Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev
B) Bhagat Singh and Batukeshwar Dutt
C) Kishori Lal, Jai Gopal and Bhagat Singh
D) Chandra Shekhar Azad and Jai Gopal
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'Tum mujhe khoon do, mein tumhe azadi doonga' was said by which of the following persons?
A) Bhagat Singh
B) Lala Lajpat Rai
C) Subhash Chandra Bose
D) Vallabhbhai Patel
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