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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Life In The Rural Areas

Rural Administration

Question: Why were Bengal artisans deserting villages? Answer: Bengal artisans were deserting villages because they were being pressurised to sell their goods to the Company at low prices. Question: Name the Governor-General of India when the Permanent Settlement was introduced. Answer: Charles Cornwallis. Question: What did the ‘Permanent Settlement’ actually …

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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Colonialism And Urban Change

Coming of the British 

Question: Name the two industrial cities in Britain. Answer: Leeds and Manchester. Question: Name the cities that were de-urbanised in the 19th century. Answer: Surat, Machlipatnam and Seringapatam. Question: Why were the main streets of Chandni Chowk and Faiz Bazar made broad? Answer: They were made broad for royal processions to pass. …

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NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Human Environment: Settlement, Transport and Communication

NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Human Environment: Settlement, Transport and Communication

Question: What do you understand by the term human settlement? How did settlements emerge? Answer: Human settlements refer to the locations where people build their homes. Around these settlements human communities develop. A community is a group of people living in a particular area and bound by a common culture …

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NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Growth of Regional Cultures – Quiz

The Medieval World

NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Growth of Regional Cultures – Quiz 23 Multiple Choice Questions related to NCERT 6th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Growth of Regional Cultures – Quiz: From the 8th to 12th century CE, Sanskrit continued as the court language in most parts of India; …

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NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Growth of Regional Cultures

The Medieval World

Question: Name two famous works of Persian literature and their authors from Medieval India. Answer: The historian Barani, wrote the Tarikh-i-Firuz Shahi and Abdul Fazl wrote the biography of Akbar Akbarnama and Ain-i-Akbari. Question: What was the language and dialect of the book Padmavat? What was its theme? Answer: Malik …

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NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Towns, Traders and Craftsmen – Quiz

Towns, Traders and Craftsmen

NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Towns, Traders and Craftsmen – Quiz 20 Multiple Choice Questions related to NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Towns, Traders and Craftsmen – Quiz: During the Sultanate period (13th – 16th century CE), large villages grew into towns known as qasbas. During the Sultanate …

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NCERT 7th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Towns, Traders and Craftsmen

Towns, Traders and Craftsmen

Question: What was known as a qasba in medieval India? Answer: During the Sultanate Period (13th to 16th Centuries CE), many of the villages, especially the district headquarters, slowly grew into towns, known as qasba. Question: Name a city that was both an administrative and a trade center during the Mughal …

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