Question of Exercise 2

Novel, Society And History of Class 10

Question
Which book is considered an epic of Indian Peasantry?

Answer

Option 1 Rangbhoomi

Option 2 Indulekha

Option 3 Godan

Option 4 Anandmath

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the capital of Italy

A: Milan

B: Venice

C: Rome

D: Naples

Solution:

Explanation: 

  • Rome has been a prominent settlement for almost 3 millennia.
  • It is the capital city and also a special commune of Italy.

Final Answer: 

The correct answer is option C i.e., Rome.

 

Does Mandela think the oppressor is free

 Why / why not

Solution:

Explanation:

  • No, Mandela does not believe the oppressor is liberated. 
  • An oppressor, according to him, is a prisoner of hatred, imprisoned by prejudice and narrow-mindedness. 
  • It's related to the fact that he is not free because he is incarcerated. 
  • Both the oppressor and the oppressed, he believes, have been stripped of their humanity.

Final Answer:

Nelson Mandela does not believe that the oppressor is free, because an oppressor, in his opinion, is a victim of hatred who is bound by prejudice and narrow-mindedness. Both the oppressor and the oppressed, according to Mandela, are stripped of their humanity and peace.

 

 

The Jallianwala Bagh massacre took place on

A: 17 April 1919

B: 13 April 1919

C: 19 March 1919

D: 07 April 1924

Solution:

Explanation:

On 13/04/1919, The Jallianwala Bagh massacre occurred when British Indian Army forces under General Dyer opened fire on a crowd of Baisakhi pilgrims assembled in Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar-Punjab. 

The incident was investigated by the Indian government (the Hunter Commission), which censured Dyer for his actions and forced him to resign from the military in 1920. 

Final Answer:

Hence, the correct option is (b) i.e. 13 April 1919

 

Who among the following is known as the father of the Indian Constitution

A: Dr. B.R. Ambedkar

B: Mahatma Gandhi

C: Jawaharlal Nehru

D: Vallabhbhai Patel

Solution:

Explanation: 

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar had been appointed as the chairman of the drafting committee.

He was a renowned social reformer and is known as the father of the Indian Constitution.

Final Answer:

The correct answer is option A i.e., Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.

 

The capital of the Pandyas was

A: Madurai

B: Mudumala

C: Patliputra

D: Ujjain

 

Solution:

Explanation:

  • The Pandya dynasty ruled over the southern region of India, with Madurai as their capital.

Final Answer:

Hence, the correct option is (a) i.e. Madurai

 

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