NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Great Uprising – Quiz
5 Multiple Choice Questions related to NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Great Uprising – Quiz:
- Economic, political, social, religious and military causes were responsible for the revolt of 1857.
- A large part of North India was affected by the revolt. Meerut, Delhi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Jhasi, Bareilly, Gwalior, Faizabad and Arrah were the main centers. Some important leaders were Bakht Khan, Nana Sahib, Tatya Tope, Azimullah, Begum Hazrat Mahal, Maulvi Ahmadullah Shah, Rani Lakshmi Bai, Khan Bahadur Khan and Kunwar Singh.
- The army was Re-organized. The concept of martial and non-martial races was introduced.