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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 were Shanar by the upper caste in the southern princely state of Travancore ?


Answer :

For wearing a cloth across their upper bodies
Due to sufforage movement
For wearing ermine and for clothes
For wearing cockade. [CBSE CCE 2010]


Question :

In the 19th ccntuary where did the British insist that Indians take off their shoes ?


Answer :

In market places
In court rooms
In their homes
In sacred place. [CBSE CCE 2010]


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 :

A long buttoned coat is called


Answer :

Coat
Suit
Maxi
Achkan. [CBSE CCE 2010]


Question :

Which among the following is associated with Sumptuary Laws in France ?


Answer :

Only the members of royality and aristocracy could wear expensive clothes made of ermine, silk or brocade.
Promoted for hunting game in certain areas
Laws were not strict towards social inferiors.
Social inferiors were allowed to wear ermine, silk or brocade. [CBSE CCE 2010]


Question :

The name 'shanar' refers to which of the following ?


Answer :

A community of toddy tappers in Southern Travancore
Peasant community of Northern Travancore
An upper caste community of Andhra Pradesh
A lower caste community of Andhra Pradesh


Question :

Who among the following recommended Chapkan or a
long buttoned coat as the most suitable dress for men ?


Answer :

Abanindranth Tagore
Rabindranath Tagore
Satyanendranath Tagore


Question :

Suffrage Movement refers to a movement for


Answer :

Right to Equality
Right to Vote
Right to Freedom
Right to Religion


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]