35 Questions related to Independence  question for school students and PSC Aspirants

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35 Questions related to Independence  question for school students and PSC Aspirants

Hi friends,

In this post, I would like to discuss with you some important questions related to Independence of India. This year , on 15 August 2018, we are going to celebrate the 72nd Independence day. It’s been long 72 years since we got Independence from Britain.

This post is dedicated to school students for their quiz competitions on Independence day celebrations. Also for the PSC aspirants.

You can watch the video of the same in my Youtube channel.

  1. Who designed the National Flag of India? 

Sri. Pingali Venkaiya

2.  What is the ratio of the length and width of the  National flag?

2: 3

3. Under which article did the Supreme Court declared the right to hoist the National Flag as the Fundamental Right?

Article 19 (i) ( in 2002)

4. Where did Jawahar LalNehru raise the national flag of India on 15th August 1947?

At Red Fort

5.  India’s national anthem was written by?

Rabindranath Tagore

6. What is the national motto of India?

Satyameva Jayathe

7. Which is India’s National song?

Vande Matharam

8. Who wrote ” Discovery of India”?

Jawaharlal Nehru

9. Jawaharlal Nehru presented ” Poorna Swaraj Resolution ” in which session of INC?

Lahore session of 1929

10. The Indian Independence Act got royal assent on-………….?

18 July 1947

11. who was the viceroy during first war of Independence in 1857?

Lord canning (1856-62)

12. Mangal Pandey fired the first shot of the Revolt of 1857 at?


13. who called 1857 revolt as ” neither first nor National war of Independence?

R.C Majumdar

14. who is know as Deenabandhu?

C. F Andrews

15. Who is known as Deshabandhu?

C. R Das

16. who was known as Christian Viceroy?

Lord Irwin

17. Who was known as Maharashtra Socrates?

Gopalakrishna Gokhale

18. Who was the Political Guru of Subhash Chandra Bose?

Chitharanjan Das( C R Das)

19. Who called Gandhiji as ” half naked Fakir”?

Winston Churchill

20. Who was the Political Guru of mahatma Gandhi?

Gpalakrishna Gokhale

21. who is the author of ” 1857- the great Rebellion”?

Ashok Mehta

22. The Civil disobedience movement began in?


23. The play ” Neel Darpan” is associated with which revolt?

Indigo revolt

24. “A flag is not only a symbol of our independence but also the freedoms of all people.” who said this?

Jawaharlal Nehru

25. who is known as Frontier Gandhi?

Abdul Kalam Azad

26. What is our National Emblem?

Lion Capital  ( adopted from Saranath stupa)

27. Asoka Chakra has how many spokes?


28.  Our National song was composed by?

Bankim Chandra Chatterji

29. Vande Matharam was taken from which novel?

Anand Math (Bengali)

30. who translated Vande Matharam in to English?

Aurobindo Gosh

31. The English translation of Jana Gana Mana

Morning Song of India (translated by Tagore)

32. National Anthem was composed in which Raga?


33. Who gave music to Jana Gana Mana ?

Ramsingh Takur

34. Who became the first prime minister of India after independence?

Jawaharlal Nehru

35. Who led the ‘Salt March’ from Ahmedabad to Dandi?

Mahatma Gandhi

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