Class 12 History MCQs Chapter 15 Framing the Constitution The Beginning of a New Era

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Class 12 History MCQs Chapter 15 Framing the Constitution The Beginning of a New Era

Class12th 
Chapter14
Chapter NameUnderstanding Partition Politics, Memories, Experiences
BoardCBSE
Book NCERT
SubjectHistory
Medium English / History
Study MaterialsMCQ

facts to remember | Class 12 History MCQs Chapter 15 Framing the Constitution The Beginning of a New Era

  • The 284 members of the Constituent Assembly signed the Constitution on January 24, 1950. There were a total of 11 sessions of the Constituent Assembly.
  • The first meeting of the Constituent Assembly was held on December 9, 1946, in the Constitution Hall of the Parliament. Today this place is known as the Central Hall of Parliament.
  • In the first Constituent Assembly, 207 representatives including 9 women participated. The inaugural session of the Sabha started at 11.00 am with the introduction of Dr. Sachchidanand Sinha, the temporary President of the Sabha by Acharya Kriplani.
  • Sachchidanand Sinha read out congratulatory messages from all countries. The occasion was broadcast by All India Radio and Delhi Broadcasting Corporation.
  • Objective proposals were presented by Pandit Nehru on December 13, 1946 on the written and detailed constitution of India. Under this, India was declared an independent and sovereign republic. It was believed that all the princely states would be under India and not the British state or the former sultanates.
  • 1 The real reason for implementing the constitution on January 26, 1950 was that since 1930, January 26 was celebrated as ‘Independence Day’ all over India.
  • Initiatives were taken to give equal status to minorities, backward classes and tribal people.
  • In this constitution, the initiative was taken to implement such rules and regulations, so that this country can establish peace in the whole world.
  • And can work for the betterment of mankind.
  • The Cabinet Mission was announced by British Prime Minister Attlee on March 15, 1946. Its three members were Bharat Mantra Lawrence, Sir Cripps and A. V. Alexander.
  • On May 16, 1946, the Cabinet Mission announced its proposals.
  • On June 16, 1946, the Muslim people gave their approval to the constitutional scheme of the Cabinet Mission. On June 25, 1946, the Congress Working Committee under the chairmanship of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru accepted the Cabinet Mission Plan.
  • On September 2, 1946, the Congress formed the Interim Government in which Pandit Nehru was made the head of the Interim Government.
  • On October 13, 1946, the Muslim people decided to join the Interim Government.
  • The first meeting of the Constituent Assembly took place on December 9, 1946. On January 29, 1947, the Muslim people demanded the dissolution of the Constituent Assembly.
  • Zilla was elected President of the Constituent Assembly of Pakistan on 11 August 1947)
  • Pakistan was born as an independent nation on August 14, 1947. Muhammad Ali Jinnah became its Governor General and Liaquat Ali became the first Prime Minister of Pakistan.
  • India’s independence was declared on the midnight of 14-15 August. Lord Mountbatten was appointed the ‘Governor General’ of independent India and Jawaharlal Nehru became the first Prime Minister of India. At the time of partition of India, the work of division and demarcation of districts in Bengal and Punjab was assigned under a commission.
  • Which was presided over by Radcliffe.
  • • According to Lord Mountbatten, the British granted independence to India on August 15, 1947, because two years ago this
  • The day Japan surrendered in World War II. Thus August 15 was an important date for the British.
  • On November 29, 1949, the President of the Constituent Assembly Dr. Rajendra Prasad signed the constitution.
  • The Constitution of India came into force on January 26, 1950.

Objective Questions | Class 12 History MCQs Chapter 15 Framing the Constitution The Beginning of a New Era

1. The Drafting Committee was constituted by the Constituent Assembly-

(A) – 29 August, 1947

(b) 29 September, 1947

(c) 20 October 1947

(d) 20 November, 1947-

2. How long did it take to make the constitution?

(a) 2 years, 11 months, 11 days

(b) 2 years, 11 months, 18 days

(c) 3 years, 11 months, 11 days

(d) 3 years, 11 months, 18 days

3. How many members of the Constituent Assembly signed the Constitution on January 24, 1950?

(a) 200

(b) 225

(c) 284

(d) 300

4. When was the Indian Constitution implemented?

(a) 26 November, 1949

(b) January 24, 1950

(c) November 26, 1950

(d) 26 January, 1950

5. Who was the chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Constituent Assembly?

(a) Rajendra Prasad

(b) Jawaharlal Nehru

(c) Bhimrao Ambedkar

(D) Sardar Patel

6. Who was the chairman of the Steering Committee of the Constituent Assembly?

(A)- Rajendra Prasad

(b) Jawaharlal Nehru

(c) Bhimrao

(D) Sardar Patel

7. When did Lord Mountbatten take over as the Viceroy of India?

(a) March 24, 1947

(b) June 3, 1946

(c) August 15, 1947

(d) 24 November, 1949

8. Which of the following women was a member of the Indian Constituent Assembly?

(a) Sarojini Naidu

(b) Hansa Mehta

(c) Durgabai Deshmukh

(d) all of these

9. Who was the President of the Constituent Assembly of India?

(a) Jawaharlal Nehru

(b) Rajendra Prasad

(c) Sardar Patel

(d) Bhimrao Ambedkar

10. The members of the cabinet mission were-

(a) Pathic Lawrence

(b) A. B. Alexander

(c) Sir Stafford Cripps

(d) all of these

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11. Under whose direction the Swaraj Bill of 1895 was prepared?

(a) Subhash Chandra Bose

(b) Ambedkar

(c) Bal Gangadhar Tilak

(d) Jawaharlal Nehru

12. When did Lord Mountbatten take office as Viceroy

(A) – March 24, 1947

(b) June 24, 1947

(c) March 24, 1946

(d) 24 June, 1946

13. How many members were present in the meeting of the Constituent Assembly?

(a) 110 members

(c) 310 members

(d) 79 members

(b) 210 members

14. Who was the first Prime Minister of Pakistan?

(a) Muhammad Ali Jinnah

(b) Liaquat Ali

(c) Iqbal Ahmed

(d) Maulana Azad

15. Who was the first Governor General of independent India?

(a) Lord Mountbatten

(b) C. Rajagopalachari

(c) Lal Bahadur Shastri

(d) Radcliffe

16. In which year the Constituent Assembly of India was formed under the Cabinet Mission?

(a) 1942

(b) 1944

(I) 1946

(4) 1948

17. When was India declared a republic

(a) January 26, 1950

(b) 26 January,

(c) August 14, 1950

(d) none of these (B.S.E.B., 2010)

18. In which year did India become a republic? 

(a) 1947

(b) 1950

(c) 1952

(d) 1967

[Answers- 1. (a), 2. (b), 3. (c), 4. (d), 5. (c), 6. (a), 7. (a), 8. (d) , 9. (b), 10. (d), 11, (c). 12. (a), 13. (b), 14. (b), 15. (a), 16. (c), 17 (a), 18. (b),

very important questions

  •  Describe the process of formation of the Constituent Assembly.
  • Briefly describe the important members of the Constituent Assembly.
  • Briefly describe the main committees of the Constituent Assembly.
  • N. Yes. Who are the real minorities according to Ranga? explain.
  • Briefly describe the Union List, State List, and Concurrent Lists. What is Article 356?”
  • According to Rahul Sankrityayan, what is the difference between a national language and a mother tongue?
  • What is ‘secularism’ according to the Indian Constitution?
  • What are the four main ideals of the Preamble of the Indian Constitution?
  • Why was the Constitution of India implemented on January 26, 1950?
  • How were the discussions held in the Constituent Assembly affected by public opinion? Please explain.
  • How did the Constituent Assembly try to settle the language?
  • Briefly describe Union List, State List, and Concurrent List.
  • Discuss the formation and functioning of the Constituent Assembly.
  • Describe the main features of the Indian Constitution.
  • Which two provinces of India were divided between India and Pakistan in August 1947?
  • Describe the Triumvirate which played an important role in the making of the Indian Constitution.

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