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CBSE Notes 2011-2012 » Women, Caste and Reform - Class 8 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)

Women, Caste and Reform - Class 8 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)


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Question :

Young Bengal Movement was started by


Answer :

Henry Derozio
James Mill
Henry Thomas Coiebroke
William Jones


Question :

Sri Narayan Guru, in present day Kerala belonged to a low caste of


Answer :

Ezhavas
Mahar
Madigas
Agarias


Question :

A reform association known as Brahmo Samaj was formed by


Answer :

Raja Ram Mohun Roy
Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar
Keshav Dutt
Rabindranath Tagore


Question :

In herbook Stripurushtulna, she wrote 'Isn't a woman's life as dearto her as yours is to you. Her face is not be seen, a widowed woman is a bad woman'. Who wrote these words ?


Answer :

Pandita Ramabai
Tarabai Shinde
Begum Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain
Rashsundari Devi


Question :

Arya Samaj, an organisation to reform Hinduism was formed in 1875 by


Answer :

Swami Vivekananda
Sri Paramhans
Swami Dayananda Saraswati
Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar


Question :

The practicc of 'satf was banned in


Answer :

1826
1827
1828
1829


Question :

In Bombay, Paramhans Mandali was formed in 1840 to
(A) work forthc abolition ofthe caste system.
(B) eliminate untouchability.
(C) question the injustices of the caste system.
(D) violate class taboos on food and touch.


Answer :

A, B, C
B, C, D
A, B, C, D
A, C, D


Question :

The Mohammedan Anglo Oriental College was founded by


Answer :

Muhammad Ali
Shaukat Ali
Sayyid Ahmed Khan
Deoband School


Question :

Madigas were an important untouchable caste of present day


Answer :

Madhya Pradesh
Orissa
Bihar
Andhra Pradesh


Question :

The Satyashodhak Samaj, an association which proclaimed and propagated caste equality was founded by


Answer :

Sri Narayan Guru
Jyotiba Phule
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar
E.V. Ramaswamy Naicker