History-When People Rebel (CBSE Class-8 Social-Science): Questions 7 - 11 of 15

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Question number: 7

» History » When People Rebel » Mutiny Becomes Popular Rebellion

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Why was the Indian sepoy of the regiment refused to work in the army?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

They were forced to sail to Burma

b.

Low pay and allowance

c.

Cartridges were made out of animal fat which was offensive to both Hindus and Muslims

d.

Hindus were forced to convert to Christianity.

Question number: 8

» History » When People Rebel » Policies and People

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What were the reasons of discontent among the Indian sepoys?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Indian sepoys were not ready to sail to Burma for war.

b.

Indian Sepoys were happy about their pay and allowances

c.

Sepoys obeyed the Company in violating the religious beliefs.

d.

All of the above

Question number: 9

» History » When People Rebel » Policies and People

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Why was the new law passed by East India Company?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Discouraged the Chrisitian missionaries to function in India.

b.

To convert the local people to Chiristianity

c.

To de-promote the regional languages.

d.

To convert people to Muslims.

Question number: 10

» History » When People Rebel » Mutiny Becomes Popular Rebellion

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The Indian soldiers proclaimed ________ as the leader of their land.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Nana Saheb

b.

Bahadur Shah Zafar

c.

Mangal Pandey

d.

Tantia Tope.

Question number: 11

» History » When People Rebel » Mutiny Becomes Popular Rebellion

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

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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

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