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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School chapter 8 - The Rise of Magadha [Latest edition]

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Chapter 8: The Rise of Magadha

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Keywords

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha Keywords

Keywords | Q 1

Textbook Keyword: Janapadas

Keywords | Q 2

Textbook Keyword: Mahajanapadas

Keywords | Q 3

Textbook Keywords: Shakyas and Lichchhavis

Keywords | Q 4

Textbook Keyword: Gandhara School of Art

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Fill in the blanks

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha Fill in the blanks

Fill in the blanks | Q 1

Fill in the blank:
The __________ Aryan tribes of the Early Vedic Period roamed about in search of new pastures. In the Later Vedic Period they began to cultivate the land.

Fill in the blanks | Q 2

Fill in the blanks:
Large kingdoms were known as ________ and the more powerful among these were known as __________.

Fill in the blanks | Q 3

Fill in the blanks:
The four powerful kingdoms in the Later Vedic Period were _____, ________, _______ and _____.

Fill in the blanks | Q 4

Fill in the blank:
Alexander invaded India during the reign of the ___________ dynasty.

Fill in the blanks | Q 5

Fill in the blank:
India’s cultural contact with the Greeks led to the development of a style of art known as the ___________.

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Match the following

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha Match the following

Match the following | Q 1

Match the Columns:

Column A Column B
1. Democratic republic a. Pataliputra
2. Kingdom b. Champa
3. Bimbisara c. Rule of kings
4. Ajatashatru d. Macedonia
5. Alexander e. Rule by elected representatives
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Choose the correct answer

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha Choose the correct answer

Choose the correct answer | Q 1

Choose the correct answer:

The first important king of Magadha was _________.

  • Bimbisara

  • Ajatashatru

  • Dhana Nanda

Choose the correct answer | Q 2

Choose the correct answer:

Dhana Nanda was overthrown by Chandragupta ___________.

  • Maurya

  • Bimbisara

  • Ajatasharu

Choose the correct answer | Q 3

Choose the correct answer:

The capital city of Magadha was ________.

  • Pataliputra

  • Anga

  • Champa

Choose the correct answer | Q 4

Choose the correct answer:

_________, the ruler of Taxila offered to help Alexander defeat Chandragupta Porus.

  • Ambhi

  • Ajatashatru

  • Bimbisara

Choose the correct answer | Q 5

Choose the correct answer:

Alexander’s invasion led to the establishments of ______ trade routes by land and sea.

  • two

  • four

  • eight

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True or false

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha True or false

True or false | Q 1

State whether the following is true or false.

Magadha belonged to the Iron Age.

  • True

  • False

True or false | Q 2

State whether the following is true or false.

Mahapadma Nanda was the last king of the Nanda dynasty.

  • True

  • False

True or false | Q 3

State whether the following is true or false.

Alexander was the king of Rome.

  • True

  • False

True or false | Q 4

State whether the following is true or false.

Ambhi and Porus were allies.

  • True

  • False

True or false | Q 5

State whether the following is true or false.

The power of the small states in north-western India was shattered by Alexander’s invasion.

  • True

  • False

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Answer the questions in one or two words/sentences

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha Answer the questions in one or two words/sentences

Answer the questions in one or two words/sentences | Q 1

What were the powerful states in the Later Vedic period called?

Answer the questions in one or two words/sentences | Q 2

How many Mahajanapadas are mentioned in the religious texts of the 6th century BCE?

Answer the questions in one or two words/sentences | Q 3

Name the most powerful kingdom in Ancient India (4th century BCE).

Answer the questions in one or two words/sentences | Q 4

What was the Indo-Greek school of art known as?

Answer the questions in one or two words/sentences | Q 5

Name the Mauryan ruler who unified India politically.

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Answer the questions briefly

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha Answer the questions briefly

Answer the questions briefly | Q 1

Discuss the developments that led to the emergence of Janapadas.

Answer the questions briefly | Q 2.1

Trace the rise of Magadha under the rule of Bimbisara.

Answer the questions briefly | Q 2.2

Trace the rise of Magadha under the rule of Ajatashatru.

Answer the questions briefly | Q 3

How did the conquest of Anga benefit Magadha?

Answer the questions briefly | Q 4

Give an account of the causes and results of the battle between Alexander and Porus.

Answer the questions briefly | Q 5

Why was Alexander unable to conquer Magadha?

Answer the questions briefly | Q 6

Mention briefly the effects of Alexander’s invasion.

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Picture study

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha Picture study

Picture study | Q 1

This is a painting of two important kings who became friends after the war.

Can you identify the two rulers in this painting?

Picture study | Q 2

This is a painting of two famous kings who became friends after a war in the 4th-century BCE.

Give an account of the earlier developments that led to this event.

Picture study | Q 3

This is a painting of two famous kings who became friends after a war in the 4th-century BCE.

Name the most powerful kingdom in India during this time. Which dynasty ruled this kingdom?

Picture study | Q 4

This is a painting of two famous kings who became friends after a war in the 4th-century BCE.

Who overthrew the last ruler of this dynasty? Name the empire established by him.

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Other important questions

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 8 The Rise of Magadha Other important questions

Other important questions | Q 1

State the reasons for the emergence of the Mahajanapadas.

Other important questions | Q 2

Give an account of the causes and results of the battle between Alexander and Porus.

Other important questions | Q 3

Why was Alexander unable to conquer Magadha?

Other important questions | Q 4

Mention briefly the effects of Alexander’s invasion.

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Chapter 8: The Rise of Magadha

KeywordsFill in the blanksMatch the followingChoose the correct answerTrue or falseAnswer the questions in one or two words/sentencesAnswer the questions brieflyPicture studyOther important questions
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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 The Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School chapter 8 - The Rise of Magadha

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