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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 8 the Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School chapter 6 - Rise of Independent Regional Powers [Latest edition]

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Chapter 6: Rise of Independent Regional Powers

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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 8 the Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 6 Rise of Independent Regional Powers Fill in the blanks:

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Balaji Vishwanath laid the foundation of the _________rule of the Peshwas. 

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_______ was the capital of Awadh.

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Mysore, under the leadership of _______ became the most formidable adversary of the English East India Company in the south.

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_____________, the tenth Sikh guru, organized a military brotherhood of Sikhs called __________.

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The Sikhs were organized into a loose confederacy of ______ misls or groups.

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Match the Columns

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 8 the Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 6 Rise of Independent Regional Powers Match the Columns

Match the Columns | Q 1

Match the Columns:

A B
1. Shahu (a) Sikh kingdom
2. Murshid Quli Khan (b) Awadh
3. Shuja-ud-Daulah (c) Mysore
4. Tipu Sultan (d) Bengal
5. Ranjit Singh (e) Maratha King
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Choose the correct answer

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

Choose the correct answer | Q 1

Choose the correct answer:

The _________  had the power and potential to establish an all-India empire after the collapse of the Mughal empire.

  • Marathas

  • Sikhs

  • Rajputs

Choose the correct answer | Q 2

Choose the correct answer:

Shahu was an ease-loving and weak ___________ ruler.

  • Maratha

  • Sikh

  • Rajput

Choose the correct answer | Q 3

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The Maratha empire reached the heights of its power and glory during the reign of ___________.

  • Balaji Vishwanath

  • Baji Rao I

  • Balaji Baji Rao

Choose the correct answer | Q 4

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Shuja-ud-DauIah was the nawab of ____________.

  • Hyderabad

  • Awadh

  • Bengal

Choose the correct answer | Q 5

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The state of _______________ was founded by the Mughal viceroy of the Deccan, Nizam-ul-Mulk Asaf Jah.

  • Hyderabad

  • Awadh

  • Mysore

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True or False

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 8 the Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 6 Rise of Independent Regional Powers True or False

True or False | Q 1

State whether the following is true or false:

Bengal was one of the poorest provinces of the Mughal empire.

  • True

  • False

True or False | Q 2

State whether the following is true or false:

The most capable among the successors of Murshid Quli Khan was Alivardi Khan.

  • True

  • False

True or False | Q 3

State whether the following is true or false:

Lucknow was the cultural centre of Bengal.

  • True

  • False

True or False | Q 4

State whether the following is true or false:

The most powerful kingdom in the south was Mysore.

  • True

  • False

True or False | Q 5

State whether the following is true or false:

Ranjit Singh became the master of Punjab by the end of the 18th century.

  • True

  • False

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

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

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What followed the disintegration of the Mughal empire?

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

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What is the significance of the Third Battle of Panipat?

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

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What advantage did Murshid Quli Khan take of the decline in the power of the Mughal empire?

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

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How did political and economic stability in Awadh impact cultural development in Lucknow?

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

Answer the following question in one or two words/sentences:

How did political instability in the Carnatic benefit the European trading companies?

Answer the questions in one or two words/ sentences: | Q 6

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Name any two principal Rajput states that took advantage of the declining power of the Mughals and asserted their independence.

Answer the questions in one or two words/ sentences: | Q 7

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What made the Rajputs vulnerable to the selfish designs of the English East India Company?

Answer the questions in one or two words/ sentences: | Q 8

Answer the following question in one or two words/sentences:

Name the signatories of the Treaty of Amritsar.

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Answer the questions briefly:

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 8 the Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 6 Rise of Independent Regional Powers Answer the questions briefly:

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 1.1

Answer the following questions briefly:

The second phase of Maratha's history was a period of dominance of the Peshwa. In this context answer the following question:

State the circumstances that led to the growth of Peshwa dominance in the Maratha kingdom.

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 1.2

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The second phase of Maratha's history was a period of dominance of the Peshwa. In this context answer the following questions:

Discuss the achievements of

  1. Baji Rao I and
  2. Balaji Baji Rao.
Answer the questions briefly: | Q 1.3

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The second phase of Maratha's history was a period of dominance of the Peshwa. In this context answer the following questions:

How was the Maratha confederacy established?

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 2.1

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With reference to the rise and growth of Bengal as a regional power, discuss the achievements of Murshid Quli Khan

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 2.2

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With reference to the rise and growth of Bengal as a regional power, discuss the rule of Alivardi Khan

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With reference to the rise and growth of Bengal as a regional power, discuss the failures of the nawabs of Bengal

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 3.1

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The collapse of the Vijayanagar kingdom was followed by the emergence of the powerful kingdom of Mysore. In this context discuss the collapse of the Vijayanagar empire

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 3.2

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The collapse of the Vijayanagar kingdom was followed by the emergence of the powerful kingdom of Mysore. In this context discuss the achievements of Hyder Ali

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 3.3

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The collapse of the Vijayanagar kingdom was followed by the emergence of the powerful kingdom of Mysore. In this context discuss the contribution of Tipu Sultan

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 4.1

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With reference to the rise of independent Rajput states and the establishment of the Sikh kingdom, answer the following question:

Why did the resurgent Rajputs fail to establish an empire in India?

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 4.2

Answer the following questions briefly:

With reference to the rise of independent Rajput states and the establishment of the Sikh kingdom, answer the following question:

To what extent was Guru Gobind Singh responsible for the transformation of the peace-loving Sikhs into a martial race?

Answer the questions briefly: | Q 4.3

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With reference to the rise of independent Rajput states and the establishment of the Sikh kingdom, answer the following question:

Discuss the achievements of Ranjit Singh.

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Picture study

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 8 the Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 6 Rise of Independent Regional Powers Picture study

Picture study | Q 1

This is a picture of the founder of the kingdom that extended the Khyber Pass in the north to Sindh in the south.

 Identify the person in the picture.

Picture study | Q 2

This is a picture of the founder of the kingdom that extended the Khyber Pass in the north to Sindh in the south.

Name the kingdom founded by him.

Picture study | Q 3

This is a picture of the founder of the kingdom that extended the Khyber Pass in the north to Sindh in the south.

What did he do to expand his kingdom?

Picture study | Q 4

This is a picture of the founder of the kingdom that extended the Khyber Pass in the north to Sindh in the south.

Name the treaty signed between him and the English East India Company.

Picture study | Q 5

This is a picture of the founder of the kingdom that extended the Khyber Pass in the north to Sindh in the south.

What effect did this treaty have on his policy of expansion?

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Other Important Questions

Oxford University Press solutions for Class 8 the Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School Chapter 6 Rise of Independent Regional Powers Other Important Questions

Other Important Questions | Q 1

Name the four prominent Maratha families in the Maratha confederacy.

Other Important Questions | Q 2

The conquest of Punjab was a turning point in the history of the Maratha empire. Explain.

Other Important Questions | Q 3

Why did Bengal become a happy hunting ground for the English East India Company?

Other Important Questions | Q 4

How did Hyder Ali become the ruler of Mysore?

Other Important Questions | Q 5

Mention two important terms of the Treaty of Amritsar (1809).

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Chapter 6: Rise of Independent Regional Powers

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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 8 the Trail History and Civics for ICSE Middle School chapter 6 - Rise of Independent Regional Powers

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