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CBSE Notes 2011-2012 » Forest Society and Colonialism - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)

Forest Society and Colonialism - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)


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Question :

At which of the following places, the villagers rose in revolt against the colonial government ?


Answer :

Rajasthan
Midnapore
Bastar
Uttarak hand


Question :

Dietrich Brandis was the


Answer :

first Postmaster General
first Governor of Forest Administration
first Inspector General of Forests in India
first Supervisor of Forests


Question :

Who among the following were well-known skilled forest cutters ?


Answer :

Maasais of Africa
Kalangas of Java
Gonds of Orissa
Mundas of Chhotanagpur


Question :

The Imperial Forest Institute was set up in 1906 at


Answer :

Lucknow
Dehradun
Allahabad
Gorakhpur


Question :

Which of the following was the most essential for colonial trade and movement of good?


Answer :

Roadways
Railways
Airways
Riverways


Question :

Which of the following decision was taken by the Forest Act 1878 ?


Answer :

All forests were to be brought under the control of the Forest Department.
Forests were to be divided into three categories.
Forests were to be cleared for cultivation.
People's entry to all types of forests was to be restricted.


Question :

Which of the following is a Commercial Crop ?


Answer :

Rice
Wheat
Cotton
Corn


Question :

In Java, when Japanese threatened attack, the Dutch destroyed all the Saw mills, burnt their huge pile of giant logs of teak, so that these don't fall in the hands of the
enemies. Which of the following names refers to this policy ?


Answer :

burn and run policy
distractive policy
scorched earth policy
resistance policy.


Question :

In which type of forests, the villagers were forbidden to take anything ?


Answer :

Protected forests
Village forests
Reserved forests
Wild forests


Question :

Which of the following refers to shifting cultivation ?


Answer :

Type of cultivation under which parts of forests are cut and burnt in rotation
Seasonal cultivation
to another to cultivate different crops
Cultivation where crops are harvested only in autumn