History-Ruling the Countryside (CBSE Class-8 Social-Science): Questions 7 - 13 of 15

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Question number: 7

» History » Ruling the Countryside » Company Becomes the Diwan

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How many people were killed in the terrible famine in Bengal during 1770?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Fifteen million

b.

Five million

c.

Twenty million.

d.

Ten million

Question number: 8

» History » Ruling the Countryside » Blue Rebellion and After

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Who visit in 1917 marked the beginning of the Champaran movement against the indigo planters?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Nehru

b.

Sardhar Patel

c.

Dr. Ambedkar

d.

Mahatma Gandhi

Question number: 9

» 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: 10

» 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?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Charles Plumier

b.

Jean Baptiste Labat

c.

Robert hook

d.

Richard Kennedy

Question number: 11

» 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

Question number: 12

» History » Ruling the Countryside » Company Becomes the Diwan

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Among the following which item was imported by the Company from Britain for purchasing goods in India? Gold

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Silver

b.

Gold

c.

None of the above

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 13

» History » Ruling the Countryside » Blue Rebellion and After

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Following Statement is true or false:

In March 1857 thousands of ryots in Bengal refused to grow indigo.

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