How to prepare from NCERT for Prelims 2020

Are you reading the NCERTs correctly?Are you able to solve the previous year questions from NCERT ?Following are some of the questions that was asked in Prelims that came directly from the NCERT. And not only in Prelims but in Mains too, questions come from NCERT.

2018 Prelims Questions from NCERT

Which one of the following is a very significant aspect of the Champaran Satyagraha?

(a) Active all-India participation of lawyers, students and women in the National Movement (b) Active involvement of Dalit and Tribal communities of India in the National Movement (c) Joining of peasant unrest to India’s National Movement (d) Drastic decrease in the cultivation of plantation crops and commercial crops

ans c Theme in India Part 3(Theme 13)

Which one of the following statements does not apply to the system of Subsidiary Alliance introduced by Lord Wellesley?

(a) To maintain a large standing army at other’s expense (b) To keep India safe from Napoleonic danger (c) To secure a fixed income for the Company (d) To establish British paramountcy over the Indian States

ans b

Our Pasts III -From Trade to territory

2016 Prelims) Banjaras during the medieval period of Indian history were generally

(A) agriculturists (B) warriors (C) weavers (D) traders

The correct answer is the option (D). This information is available in NCERT History Class 7 – Ch 7: Tribes, Nomads and Settled communities, Page 94-95.

Qn 2017 Prelims) The painting of Bodhisattva Padmapani is one of the most famous and oft-illustrated paintings at

(A) Ajanta (B) Badami (C) Bagh (D) Ellora

The correct answer is (A). Source: NCERT, Std. 11 – An Introduction to Indian Art. Page 54 shows photograph with the caption: Padmapani bodhisattva at Ajanta Cave no. 1.

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