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Course covering most probable MCQ's from History Class 8 NCERT covering topics from Modern Indian history. The sub topics are people with different occupations during British rule;Education policy; women,caste and reform movements; Visual arts, Indian national Movement; India after Independence

Sathvika Sabineni
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Q-3) The Calico Acts (1700, 1721) banned the import of most cotton textiles into England, followed by the restriction of sale of most cotton textiles. It was a form of economic protectionism, largely in response to India (particularly Bengal), which dominated world cotton textile markets at the time. The Acts were a precursor to the Industrial Revolution, when Britain eventually surpassed India as the world's leading textile manufacturer in the 19th century.
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  1. MCQ'S History Class 8 NCERT Presented by Sathvika


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  3. 1. Famous Jamdani weave is from a. Uttar Pradesh b. Bombay c. Surat d. Jammu and kashmir


  4. Solution: A Fine mulin on which decorative motifs were woven on the loon. Typically in grey and white


  5. 2.Choose the following statements 1. Chhint brightly colored and printed scarf for neck 2. Bandanna-brightly colored and printed scarf for head 3 Choose the correct statements a. Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 Chhint- brightly colored and printed scarf for neck


  6. Solution: B Printed cotton clothes is 'chhintz' word derived from Hindi word chhint-cloth with small and colorful flowery design Scarf for neck, head- Bandanna- design famous in Rajasthan and Gujarat


  7. 3. Calico act deals with Import price of chintz b. Quality of chhintz c. Wage of the workers d. Banning use of chhintz in England Import price of chhintz a.


  8. Solution: D


  9. 4. Consider the statemern 1. It is the foremost textile centre in 18th centurv 2. Famous for Mulmul and Jamdhani weaving Choose the correct statements a. Only1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 4. Consider the statements about Dacca is the foremost textile centre in 1s century


  10. Solution:C


  11. 5. Which of the following are communities of weavers 1. Momin 2. Devangs 3. Tanti 4. Kaikollar Choose the correct statements a. Only 1,2,3 b. Only 2,3,4 c. Only 1,2,4 d. Only 1,2,3,4


  12. Solution: D Tanti- Bengal Julahas, Momin- North India Sale, Kaikollar, Devangs-south India


  13. Solution: C High carbon steel - wootz


  14. 8.Consider the following terms belonging to weavers in late 18h century 18th centurv 1. Rangrez-dyer who dyes the thread 2. Chhipigars-block printers Choose the correct statements a Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2


  15. 9. Tribes who helped Tata's to locate lron Ore are 9. Tribes who helped Tata's to locate Iron Ore are a. Agarias b. Gaddis c. Momin d. Mundas


  16. Solution: A


  17. 10. C onsider the following statements . Orientalists focused on promoting Indian learning 2 Anglisists focused on teaching science and technology 2. Anglisists locused on teaching science and technology Choose the incorrect statements a Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2


  18. Solution: D Oreintalist Madrasa in Calcutta-teach Persian Arabic and Islamic law, Hindu college in Benaras-study of ancient texts


  19. 12.Choose the correct statements 1. Macaulay minute- English medium for higher education 2.wood's dispatch- vernacular medium for higher 2. wood's dispatch- vernacular medium for higher 2. Wood s dispatch- vernacular medium for higher education a. Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2


  20. 13. Consider the statements about vernacular patashalas (native)in 1830's Though there was no separate classes, no blackboard there used to be regular exams 2. fee depended on income of parents Choose the correct statements a. Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2


  21. 14. Consider the following statements about missionaries 1. East India company(EIC) encouraged the missionaries from the beginning of its trade in India 2. Serampore missionary was set up in the area of Danish east India company Choose the correct statements a. Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2


  22. Solution: B Until 1813 EIC was opposed activities in India fearing that disturbing local customs might engrave people to missionary


  23. 15 1854 wood's despatch has introduced 1. Education departments to extend control over all matters regarding education 2. Steps to establish system of University education Choose the incorrect statements a. Only 1 b. Only 2 c. Both 1,2 d. Neither 1 nor 2


  24. Solution: D Both correct