History (CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education- Board Exam) Class-8 Social-Science): Questions 159 - 164 of 198

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Question number: 159

» History » Ruling the Countryside » Crops for Europe

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In which year France abolished slavery in the French colonies?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1792

b.

1791

c.

1793

d.

1794

Question number: 160

» History » Changing World of Visual Arts » National Art

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Why was Ravi Varma’s paintings considered to be modern and national?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Fusion of Indian traditions with Western techniques.

b.

Fusion of European tradition using Indian techniques.

c.

Blend of Western traditions with Indian techniques

d.

Blend of European tradition with Western techniques.

Question number: 161

» History » When People Rebel » Mutiny Becomes Popular Rebellion

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Who was Mangal Pandey and why was he hanged by the British?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Unhappy with the company’s pay

b.

Young soldier, who was hanged for attacking his commanders

c.

Old man who refused to sail to Burma

d.

None of the above

Question number: 162

» History » Civilizing Native Educating and Nation » Local Schools

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Pick out one of the consequences of the new rules and routines?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Government grants were not enough for the Gurus.

b.

Children from Poor peasant families could not go to Pathshalas.

c.

Teachers did not like to work overtime.

d.

Poor families were ready to pay the fixed amount regularly.

Question number: 163

» History » Ruling the Countryside » Blue Rebellion and After

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Among the following who travelled to the Caribbean islands, and wrote extensively about the region?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Charles Plumier

b.

Jean Baptiste Labat

c.

Robert hook

d.

Richard Kennedy

Question number: 164

» History » Ruling the Countryside » Crops for Europe

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Among the following in which country Indigo was used for dying the cloth during the thirteenth century?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Italy

b.

France

c.

Britain

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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