NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Social Science Our Pasts 3rd - Part 1 Chapter 3

Ruling the Countryside Class 8

Chapter 3 Ruling the Countryside Exercise Solutions

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Let's recall : Solutions of Questions on Page Number : 37

Q1 :  

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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Let's discusslet's recall : Solutions of Questions on Page Number : 38

Q1 :  

Fill in the blanks:

(a) Growers of woad in Europe saw ___________ as a crop which would provide competition to their earnings.

(b) The demand for indigo increased in the late-eighteenth-century Britain because of ____________.

(c) The international demand for indigo was affected by the discovery of ___________.

(d) The Champaran movement was against ______________.


Answer :

(a)Growers of woad in Europe saw indigoas a crop which would provide competition to their earnings.

(b)The demand for indigo increased in the late-eighteenth-century Britain because of the expansion of cotton production as a result of industrialisation, which in turn created an enormous demand for cloth dyes.

(c)The international demand for indigo was affected by the discovery of synthetic dyes.

(d)The Champaran movement was against the indigo planters.

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Q2 :  

Describe the main features of the Permanent Settlement.


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Q3 :  

How was the mahalwarisystem different from the Permanent Settlement?


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Q4 :  

Give two problems which arose with the new Munro system of fixing revenue.


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Q5 :  

Why were ryotsreluctant to grow indigo?


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Q6 :  

What were the circumstances which led to the eventual collapse of indigo production in Bengal?


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