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81-90: MCQs - History Class 6 NCERT
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sir line ki equation me agar constant term ka sign negative hoga to sign ko change krna padega kya?
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Dighgha nikaya is in Abhidhamma pitaka. don't share wrong info with so much confidence. better to stay away from wrong info
Sir please do this kind of course for geography, polity also and also for higher classe
Iron came into use during the later Vedic (1000 BCE - 600 BCE) period when Aryans entered India and they called it "shyam Ayas" or black metal
Rigvedic people did not know Iron or Shyam Ayas, as per my knowlege. please clear the confusion
'Digha', the prakrit version of 'deergha' (meaning "lengthy"). That inference would help. Prakrit versions often omit the letter r, so 'dharma' becomes 'dhamma'.
  1. MCQs - Class 6 NCERT History- Q81-90 Roman Saini


  2. Q81. Consider the following statements about battles in Rigvedic period: 1. Battles were fought for land, water and to capture people and cattle. 2. There was no regular army, but there were assemblies where people met and discussed matters of war and peace. Select the correct answer using the code given below? A) 1 only B) 2 only C) Both 1 and 2 D) Neither 1 nor 2


  3. Answer- C) Both 1 and 2 There are many prayers in the Rigveda for cattle, children (especially sons), and horses. Horses were yoked to chariots that were used in battles,which were fought to capture cattle. Battles were also fought for land, which was important for pasture, and for growing hardy crops that ripened quickly, such as barley. Some battles were fought for water, and to capture people. Most men took part in these wars. There was no regular army, but there were assemblies where people met and discussed matters of war and peace. They also chose leaders, who were often brave and skilful warriors.


  4. Q82.Consider the following statements: 1. The word Jana' was used to describe the people or the community as a whole. 2. D asas were people who did not perform sacrifices . Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 only B) 2 only C) Both 1 and 2 D) Neither 1 nor 2


  5. Answer- C) Both 1 and 2 Two words were used to describe the people or the community as a whole. One was the word jana, which we still use in Hindi and other languages. The other was vish. The word vaishya comes from vish. Dasas or Dasyus were the people who did not perform sacrifices, and probably spoke different languages. Later, the term dasa (and the feminine dasi) came to mean slave. Slaves were women and men who were often captured in war. They were treated as the property of their owners, who could make them do whatever work they wanted.


  6. Q83. "O rivers, come down from the mountains like two swift horses, like two shining cows that lick their calves" This passage occurs in which of the following Vedas? A) Rigveda B) Yajurveda C) Samaveda D) Atharvaveda


  7. Answer-A) Rigveda. This is part of one hymn in Rigveda, a dialogue between a sage named Vishvamitra, and two rivers, (Beas and Sutlej) that were worshipped as goddesses


  8. Q84. According to Charaka Samhita, the numbers of bones in a human body are: A) 390 B) 206 C) 360 D) 270


  9. Answer- C) 360 About 2000 years ago, there was a famous physician named Charaka who wrote a book on medicine known as the Charaka Samhita. There he states that the human body has 360 bones.


  10. Q85. Consider the following statements about Rigveda 1. The Rigveda, was composed in north-west of the subcontinent 2. The people who composed the hymns described themselves as Aryas and called their opponents Dasas or Dasyus. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 only B) 2 only C) Both 1 and 2 D) Neither 1 nor 2


  11. Q87. Consider the following statements about Rigvedic period 1. The dead were buried with distinctive pots, which are called Black and Red Ware. 2. There was no difference in status amongst the people who were buried. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 only B) 2 only C) Both 1 and 2 D) Neither 1 nor 2


  12. Answer- A) Magadha The two powerful rulers of Magadha were Bimbisara and Ajatasattu.


  13. Q89. Consider the following statements: 1. Iron was known to people in Rigvedic period 2. The Kings of China who lived around 3500 years did not know the use of iron. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 only B) 2 only C) Both 1 and 2 D) Neither 1 nor 2


  14. Answer- C) Both 1 and 2 The Rigveda was composed about 3500 years ago and Iron was known to people in Rigvedic period. The kings of China(around 3500 years ago) lived in palaces in cities. They amassed vast quantities of wealth, including large, elaborately decorated bronze vessels. However, they did not know the use of iron. In contrast the rajas of Rigvedic period did not have capital cities, palaces or armies, nor did they collect taxes.


  15. Q90) Consider the following statements : 1. Around 3500 years ago, we find some of the first evidence of writing in China. 2. These writings were on human bones. Select the correct answer using the code given below: A) 1 only B) 2 only C) Both 1 and 2 D) Neither 1 nor 2


  16. Answer- A) 1 only Around 3500 years ago, we find some of the first evidence of writing in China. These writings were on animal bones. These are called oracle bones, because they were used to predict the future. Kings got scribes to write questions on the bones-would they win battles? Would the harvest be good? Would they have sons? The bones were then put into the fire, and they cracked because of the heat. Then fortunetellers studied these cracks, and tried to predict the future.