Sign up now
to enroll in courses, follow best educators, interact with the community and track your progress.
MCQs from History class 8 NCERT - Part 2
5,481 plays

Course covering most probable MCQ's from History Class 8 NCERT covering topics from Modern Indian history. The sub topics are establishing Trade by various countries in India, Tribals and Sikhs of golden age, 1857 revolt, colonialism and city of Delhi

Sathvika Sabineni
From Hyderabad, Qualified for UPSC CSE Mains, loves to make decorative items with Newspaper

Unacademy user
sir is your teaching pattern is according to NCERT syllabus??
Hariom Patel
a year ago
Mam in question 7 there is confusion of correct & incorrect
thanks mam ..... it was helpful.....
  1. MCQ'S History Class 8 NCERT Presented by Sathvika

  2. ABOUT ME B.Tech (ECE) Qualified for UPSC CSE Mains Appeared for inter view IBPS PO twice, Air Force ppeared for interview twice, FCI(MT) Hobbies: News paper craft, candle making Rate, Review, Recommend

  3. 1. Consider the following statements about Permanent settlement 1. Amount was fixed permanently 2. Rajas and taluqdars were given permanent post as zamindar 3. They collected rent and paid revenue to company Choose the correct statements a. Only 1,2 b. Only 2,3 c. Only1,3 d. Only 1,2,3

  4. Solution: C Those who failed to pay the revenue lost Zamindari failed to pay the revenue lost Zamind

  5. 2. Choose the reasons for failure of zamindari system 1. Rent was too high and right on the land was insecure 2. Zamindars didn't spend on improving quality of soil a. Only1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2

  6. Solution: C

  7. Kalamkari painting refers to a. A hand painted cotton textile in south India b. A handmade drawing on bamboo handicrafts in north-east India c. A bl ock-painted wooden cloth in western Himalayan region of India d. A hand-painted decorative silk cloth in north- western India

  8. Solution:A

  9. 4.Match the following crops and areas of trade of Britishers A. Jute B. Rice C. Cotton D. Sugarcane a. A-3, B-2,C-1,D-4 b. A-3,B-2,C-4,D-1 c. A-2,B-3,C-1,D-4 d. A-2,B-3,C-4, D-1 1. UP 2. Madras 3. Bengal 4. Maharastra

  10. Solution: B

  11. 5.Consider the following statements about Ryotwari system 1. It was the brain child of Read and Munro It gradually spread to whole of south India Choose the correct options a. Only 1 2. a Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d Neither 1 nor 2

  12. Solution: C

  13. Solution: D Indigo-tropics Woad- pale color

  14. 8.Consider the following statements about mahalwari system 1. First devised in north western province of Bengal 2. Power to collect revenue is with ryot Choose the correct statements a. Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither1 nor 2

  15. 9. 'Nij' in indigo cultivation means Contract signed by ryot Unit of measurement of land Slaves who cut Indigo plants Indigo produced from lands under direct control of planter a. b. c. d.

  16. Solution: D Ryoti system-ryot signed contarct Bigha- unit measurement of land

  17. 10.Match the following A. Permanent settlement B. Mahalwari system C. Ryotwari system ermanent settlement. Lord Hastings ngs 2. Thomas Munro 3. Cornwallis 4. Mackenzie C. Ryotwari systerm D. Paramountacy a. A-1,B-2,C-3,D-4 b. A-1,B-2,C-4,D-3 c. A-3,B-4,C-2,D-1 d. A-3,B-4,C-1,D-2

  18. Solution: C

  19. 12. Hunters and gatherers(H&G) among the following tribes a. Baigas b. Gaddis c. Bakarwalas d. Labadis

  20. 13. Shifting cultivators were mostly found in fting cultivators were mostly found irn Northern India South India Central India None of the above a. b. c. d.

  21. 14. Followers of Birsa belong to Munda tribes Santhal tribes Oraons All of the above a. b. c. d.

  22. Solution: D Birsa belong to Mundas, Tribal group in Chotanagpur region

  23. 15. Shifting cultivation in Madhya Pradesh is known ing cultivation in Madhya radesh is known as a. Kutki b. Aghan c. Magh d. Bewar

  24. Solution: D Remaining are name of seasons