10th History

Social Transformation in Tamil Nadu

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. South Indian Liberal Federation is otherwise known as the Justice party 2. Periyar transformed the Justice party into Dravidar Swarajya 3. The greatest social reformer of Tamil Nadu E.V. Ramasamy Naicker 4. Vaikam is a place in Kerala 5. C.N. Annadurai was affectionately called as Anna 6. Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam was founded by C.N. Annadurai 7. C.N. Annadurai was conferred Doctorate by Annamalai University 8. Due to Dr. Muthulakshmi’s good efforts the cancer institute was started at Adayar 9. All India women conference was organized at Pune 10. Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy started an orphanage…

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Role of Tamil Nadu in the Freedom Movement

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. Indian soldiers were instigated by the sons of Tipu Sultan 2. The first organization in the Madras Presidency to agitate for the rights of people was the Madras Native Association 3. The first President of the Madras Mahajana Sabha was P. Rangiah Naidu 4. At Vedaranyam the Salt law was broken by Rajagopalachari 5. In 1908 Bharathiar organized a huge public meeting to celebrate Swaraj Day 6. Faced with the prospectus of arrest by the British, Bharathi escaped to Pondicherry 7. The Headquarters of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee is named as Sathyamurthi Bhavan…

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FREEDOM MOVEMENT IN INDIA PHASE – II [GANDHIAN ERA .A.D. 1920 – .A.D. 1947

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. Gandhiji advocated a new technique in our freedom struggle Sathyagraha 2. C.R. Das and Motilal Nehru formed the ______ party Swaraj 3. The Indian Constitution was formally adopted on January 26, 1950 4. In 1932, the British Government announced a scheme known as Communal award 5. The British Viceroy responsible for involving Indians in the Second World War was Linlithgow 6. To form the interim Government Nehru sought the help of Jinnah 7. First and last Indian Governor General of India is Rajagopalachari 8. The task of unifying Indian states was undertaken by SardarVallabai…

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FREEDOM MOVEMENT IN INDIA – PHASE – I [PREGANDHIAN ERA A.D. 1885 – A.D.1919]

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. The Unification of the country was brought by the British. Imperialism 2. The language of the educated Indians was English 3. The religious and social reformers prepared the ground for the rise of Nationalism 4. The policies of the moderates were described by the Extremists as Political mendicancy 5. Open split in the Congress occurred in the sessions held at Surat 6. The Minto – Morley reforms introduced Separate electorate for the Muslims 7. Home Rule League in Bombay was formed by Tilak II. Match the following: 1. Iswar Chandra Vidhya Sagar  Religious and…

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Social and Religious Reform Movement in the 19th Century

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. The pioneer of the reform movements was Raja Rammohan Roy 2. Lord William Bentinck passed an Act in 1829 to abolish Sati due to the efforts of Raja Rammohan Roy 3. Swami Dayanandha Saraswathi started the Arya Samaj 4. The headquarters of the Rama Krishna mission is at Belur 5. Vallalar’s devotional songs are compiled in a volume called Thiru Arutpa 6. Sir Syed Ahamed Khan started the Aligarh movement 7. Sir Syed Ahamed Khan started a school at Ghazipur 8. A great socialist reformer from Kerala is Sri Narayana Guru II. Match the…

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The Great Revolt of 1857

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. The British historians call the revolt of 1857 as Military revolt 2. Indian historians describe the Revolt of 1857 as First war of Indian Independence 3. During the great revolt of 1857 the Governor General of India was Lord Canning 4. The peasants had to pay heavy revenue taxes 5. Resumption of rent free system was introduced by Lord Bentinck 6. General Services Enlistment Act was passed in 1856 7. The first sign of unrest appeared at Barrackpore 8. The Sepoys broke out into open revolt at Meerut 9. The wife of Nawab of…

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THE UNITED NATIONS ORGANIZATION

I. CHOOSE THE CORRECT ANSWER: 1. The UNO was established in 1945 2. The UN charter was signed at San Francisco 3. UN’s main deliberative body is The General Assembly 4. The Seat of International Court of Justice is at The Hague 5. The United Nations celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 1995 II. Match the following: 1. New York  Head Quarters of UNO 2. Veto  Negative vote 3. Present Secretary General of UNO Antonio Guderres (from 13th Oct, 2016) 4. NTBT  1963 5. CTBT  1996 III. Answer the following in brief 1. What are the main objectives of the UNO?…

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Second World War A.D. 1939 – A.D. 1945

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. This treaty contained the seeds of the Second World War. Treaty of Versailles 2. The coal mines given to France were Saar 3. The country emerged as a world power after the First World War was Japan 4. The principles of war and conquests was glorified by Dictators 5. In September 1938 Hitler threatened a war on Czechoslovakia 6. Hitler demanded the surrender of Danzig 7. Blitzkrieg means a Lightning war 8. The British Prime Minister during the Second World war was Sir Winston Churchill 9. Hitler signed the Non-Aggression Pact with Stalin II.…

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NAZISM IN GERMANY A.D. 1933 – A.D.1945

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. A democratic constitution with the federal structure was established by a National Assembly met at Weimer 2. The Allied armies occupied the resources in Rhineland 3. Hitler’s anti-Semitism grew to the extent of killing the Jews 4. For some time Hitler was a Painter 5. In 1941, Hitler invaded Russia 6. The Allies were strengthened by the entry of America II. Match the following 1. Brown shirts 1925  Followers of Hitler 2. Fuhrer  Leader 3. Swastika  Nazi Emblem 4. Gestapo  Hitler’s Secret Police 5. Mein Kampf  My struggle III. Answer the following in brief…

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FASCISM IN ITALY .A.D. 1922 – A.D. 1945

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. The founder of the Fascist Party was Benito Mussolini 2. Mussolini organized the National Fascist Party in November 1921 3. Mussolini provided Stable government 4. The great relief was provided to the workers by Charter of Labour 5. Mussolini made common cause with Hitler 6. Mussolini left the League of Nations in 1937 II. Match the following: 1. Duce  Mussolini 2. Black Shirts  Mussolini’s followers 3. Ovra  Secret Police of Mussolini 4. March on Rome  1922 5. Albania  1939 III. Answer the following in brief: 1. What does the term “Fascism” mean? The term…