Q. Which of the following was/were basic tenet/s of “Militant School of Thought”?
1.Hatred for foreign rule.
2.Swaraj to be the goal of national movement
3.Indirect political action required
How many of the statements given above are correct?

[A] Only one

[B] Only two

[C] Only three

[D] None

Answer: B

Explanation: The basic tenets of this Militant School of Thought were:

  • Hatred for foreign rule; since no hope could be derived from it, Indians should work out their own salvation;
  • swaraj to be the goal of national movement;
  • Direct political action required.
  • belief in capacity of the masses to challenge the authority;
  • Personal sacrifices are required and a true nationalist to be always ready for it.

Source: Spectrum