CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education- Board Exam) Class-8 Social-Science: Questions 58 - 65 of 509

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Question number: 58

» Geography » Mineral and Power Resources » Conservation of Minerals

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Which country was the first country in the world to develop hydroelectricity?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

China

b.

Japan

c.

India

d.

Norway

Question number: 59

» History » How When and Where » Colonial

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How many years once census operations were held in India from the end of the nineteenth century?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Five

b.

Twenty

c.

Ten

d.

Fifteen

Question number: 60

» History » Weaver Iron Smelters and Factory Owners » Abandoned Furnaces in Villages

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What do you mean by bellows?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Device made to furnish strong blast of air.

b.

Not used to burn charcoal.

c.

Used to pump gas.

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 61

» Political Science » Confronting Marginalisation » Invoking Fundamental Rights

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Under which Article of the Constitution states that untouchability has been abolished?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Article 16

b.

Article 18

c.

Article 15

d.

Article 17

Question number: 62

» History » How When and Where » Important of Dates

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In which year James Mill, a Scottish economist and political philosopher, published a massive three-volume work?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1816

b.

1819

c.

1817

d.

1818

Question number: 63

» Geography » Mineral and Power Resources » Uses of Minerals

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Which metal is used in everything from coins to pipes?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Copper

b.

Gold

c.

Iron

d.

Silver

Question number: 64

» History » From Trade to Territory » Company Rule Expands

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Under whose time the Company had acquired power not only in Bengal, but also in Bombay and Madras?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sir John Shore

b.

Sir John Macpherson

c.

Warren Hastings

d.

Sir Alured Clarke

Question number: 65

» Geography » Human Resources » Population Change

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Following Statement is true or false:

If the number of births exceeds the number of deaths within a year, the population will decrease.

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