CBSE Class 8 History

NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History Women Caste and Reform

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 9 Women Caste and Reform

Let’s recall

1. What social ideas did the following people support?

Rammohun Roy Dayanand Saraswati Veerasalingam Pantulu Jyotirao Phule Pandita Ramabai

Periyar

Mumtaz Ali

Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar

Rammohun Roy - Supported law against sati practice Dayanand Saraswati - Supported widow remarriage Veerasalingam Pantulu – Supported widow remarriage

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History The Making of the National Movement 1870 1947

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 11 The Making of the National Movement 1870 1947

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1. Why were people dissatisfied with British rule in the 1870s and 1880s?

Answer:

The dissatisfaction with British rule intensified in the 1870s and 1880s due to the following reasons:

(i)The Arms Act was passed in 1878, disallowing Indians from possessing arms.

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History The Changing World of Visual Arts

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 10 The Changing World of Visual Arts

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1. Fill in the blanks:

(a) The art form which observed carefully and tried to capture exactly what the eye saw is called realism.

(b) The style of painting which showed Indian landscape as a quaint, unexplored land is called picturesque.

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History India after Independence

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 12 India after Independence

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1. Name three problems that the newly independent nation of India faced.

Answer:

The following are three problems that the newly independent nation of India faced:

(i) As a result of Partition, 8 million refugees had come into the country from Pakistan. These people had to be rehabilitated by providing homes and jobs.

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History Civilising the Native Educating the Nation

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 8 Civilising the Native Educating the Nation

Let’s recall

1. Match the following:

William Jones - promotion of English education Rabindranath Tagore - respect for ancient cultures Thomas Macaulay - gurus

Mahatma Gandhi - learning in a natural environment

Pathshalas - critical of English education

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History Weavers Iron Smelters and Factory Owners

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 7 Weavers Iron Smelters and Factory Owners

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1. What kinds of cloth had a large market in Europe?

Answer:

(i) Indian cotton and silk textiles were very popular in European markets for their fine quality and artistic designs printed on them.

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History Colonialism and the City

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History Chapter 6 Colonialism and the City

Let’s recall

1. State whether true or false:

(a) In the Western world, modern cities grew with industrialisation.

(b) Surat and Machlipatnam developed in the nineteenth century.

(c) In the twentieth century, the majority of Indians lived in cities.

(d) After 1857, no worship was allowed in the Jama Masjid for five years.

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History When People Rebel

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 5 When People Rebel

Let’s recall

1. What was the demand of Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi that was refused by the British?

Answer:

Rani Lakshmibai of Jhansi wanted the Company to recognize her adopted son as the heir to the kingdom after the death of her husband.

 

2. What did the British do to protect the interests of those who converted to Christianity?

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History Tribals Dikus and the Vision of a Golden Age

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 4 Tribals Dikus and the Vision of a Golden Age

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1. Fill in the blanks:

(a) The British described the tribal people as wild and savage.

(b) The method of sowing seeds in jhum cultivation is known as broadcasting or scattering.

 


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NCERT Solutions Class 8 Social Science History Ruling the Countryside

NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science History for Chapter 3 Ruling the Countryside

Let’s recall

1. Match the following:

ryot - village

mahal- peasant

nij- cultivation on ryot’s lands

ryoti- cultivation on planter’s own land

Answer:

ryot – peasant

mahal- village

nij- cultivation on planter’s own land

ryoti- cultivation on ryot’s lands

 


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