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CBSE Notes 2011-2012 » Clothing : A Social History - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)

Clothing : A Social History - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)


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Question :

Why did the Jacobins call themselves 'Sans Culottes' ?


Answer :

They wanted to be recognised by this name
They wanted to be different from the commoners
They wanted to distinguish themselves from the aristocracy.
They wanted to spread the idea of equality.


Question :

Which of the following events had an impact on the dressing style of women ?


Answer :

Women working in industries during the I and II World Wars.
Gymnastics and games entered school curriculum for women.
The Battle of Waterloo.
Schools emphasized importance of plain dressing. [CBSE CCE 2010]


Question :

In the context of the Industrial Revolution, which one of the following statements is inconsistent ?


Answer :

Britain began mass production of cotton textile
British textile was exported to India
Condition of the Indian women changed
Cotton clothes became more accessible to wider section of people in Europe


Question :

Jnanadanandini Tagore is associated with


Answer :

Sans Culottes
Community of toddy tappers
Brahmika Sarees
Partition of Bengal.


Question :

Which one of the following statements about women's fashion in the twentieth century is not true ?


Answer :

Women started wearing trousers and blouses.
Women started wearing jewellery.
Women started wearing shorter skirts
Women started wearing sober colours. (CBSE CCE 2010]


Question :

Which of the following events ended all distinction of dresses worn by different classes in French society ?


Answer :

French Revolution
Suffrage Movement
Jacobin Rule
Napoleonic Laws


Question :

Who among the following headed the American woman suffrage association ?


Answer :

Lucy Stone
Amelia Bloomer
Mrs. Stanton
Eva Braun


Question :

Brahmika Sari style refers to which of the following style of wearing sari's ?


Answer :

Gujarati style
Maharashtrian style
Parsi style
Bengali style


Question :

Which of the following rule was introduced by Governor General Amherst between 1824 - 1828 ?


Answer :

Shoe respect' rule - taking off shoes as a mark of respect
Rule to remove the turban as a mark of respect in front of British officials
Rule of prostrating in front of Governors to show respect
Rule to wear western clothes in office


Question :

Who among the following Indians was associated with the case of defiance of the shoe-respect rule ?


Answer :

Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar
Manokjee Cowasjee Entee
Mahatma Gandhi
Sir M. Visveswaraya. [CBSE CCE 2010]