STD 9 History Quiz

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  • 1. 

    One of the groups which liked to change the society, was the ________ .

    • A.

      Radicals

    • B.

      Liberals

    • C.

      Conservatives

    Correct Answer
    B. Liberals
    Explanation
    The question is asking for a group that liked to change society. The correct answer is "Liberals" because liberals are generally associated with advocating for social change and progressive ideas. They often support individual liberties, equality, and government intervention to address social issues. Radicals can also be associated with wanting to change society, but the term "liberals" is more commonly used in this context. Conservatives, on the other hand, typically prefer to maintain traditional social structures and resist rapid societal change.

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  • 2. 

    Industrialisation brought men, women and children to ________ .

    • A.

      Factories

    • B.

      Civil War

    • C.

      Winter Palace

    Correct Answer
    A. Factories
    Explanation
    Industrialisation brought men, women, and children to factories. During the industrial revolution, there was a significant shift from agrarian societies to industrialized ones. This led to the establishment of factories where mass production of goods took place. As a result, people from rural areas moved to urban centers in search of employment opportunities in these factories. The influx of workers, including men, women, and even children, into factories became a defining characteristic of the industrial era.

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  • 3. 

    What was newly elected assembly called ?

    • A.

      Tennis Court

    • B.

      Assembly Hall

    • C.

      Convention

    Correct Answer
    C. Convention
    Explanation
    The correct answer is convention. The term "convention" refers to a gathering or meeting of individuals who have been elected or appointed to make decisions or enact laws. In the context of the question, the newly elected assembly is referred to as a convention, indicating that it is a group of representatives who have come together to discuss and make decisions on behalf of their constituents. The options "Tennis Court" and "Assembly Hall" do not accurately describe the nature of the assembly and are therefore incorrect.

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  • 4. 

    The agitated crowd stormed and destroyed the Bastille on ________ .

    • A.

      14th July, 1789

    • B.

      14th July, 1989

    • C.

      14th July, 1787

    Correct Answer
    A. 14th July, 1789
    Explanation
    On 14th July, 1789, the agitated crowd stormed and destroyed the Bastille. This date is significant because it marks the start of the French Revolution. The Bastille was a symbol of royal authority and its destruction represented the uprising against the monarchy. The event is considered a turning point in the revolution and is celebrated as Bastille Day in France.

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  • 5. 

    All political parties were illegal in ________ 

    • A.

      Russia before 1905

    • B.

      Russia after 1914

    • C.

      Russia before 1914

    Correct Answer
    C. Russia before 1914
    Explanation
    Before 1914, all political parties were illegal in Russia. This means that any organization or group that aimed to participate in political activities or advocate for specific ideologies or policies was prohibited by law. The Russian government during that time period did not tolerate any form of organized opposition or dissent, and thus, political parties were not allowed to operate openly. This restriction on political parties was lifted after 1914, indicating a change in the political landscape of Russia at that time.

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  • 6. 

    What was the new name given to the Bolshevik Party ?  

    • A.

      Provisional government

    • B.

      Russian Communist Party

    • C.

      Libreals

    Correct Answer
    B. Russian Communist Party
    Explanation
    The new name given to the Bolshevik Party was the Russian Communist Party. This change in name reflected the party's shift towards a more radical and revolutionary ideology, as they sought to establish a communist state in Russia. The Bolshevik Party, under the leadership of Vladimir Lenin, played a crucial role in the Russian Revolution and eventually became the ruling party in Soviet Russia. The name change to the Russian Communist Party symbolized their commitment to Marxist principles and their goal of creating a socialist society in Russia.

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  • 7. 

    The Russian Social Democratic Workers Party was founded in _______.

    • A.

      1898 by Conservatives

    • B.

      1889  by Socialists

    • C.

      1898 by Socialists

    Correct Answer
    C. 1898 by Socialists
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1898 by Socialists. The Russian Social Democratic Workers Party was founded in 1898 by a group of socialist activists. This party aimed to represent the interests of the working class and promote socialist ideals in Russia.

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  • 8. 

    In Russia, the war was initially popular and people rallied around ________ .

    • A.

      Tsar Nicholas II

    • B.

      Tsarainst Alxendra

    • C.

      Mensheviks

    Correct Answer
    A. Tsar Nicholas II
    Explanation
    During the early stages of the war in Russia, Tsar Nicholas II enjoyed significant popularity and support from the people. They rallied around him as their leader and believed in his ability to guide the country through the conflict. This support for the Tsar can be attributed to factors such as nationalism, loyalty to the monarchy, and the belief that he would protect Russian interests. However, as the war progressed and the hardships and losses increased, the support for the Tsar started to wane, eventually leading to the Russian Revolution.

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  • 9. 

    In France, the eighteenth century witnessed the emergence of a social group, termed as the ________ 

    • A.

      Nobels

    • B.

      Clergy

    • C.

      Middle class

    Correct Answer
    C. Middle class
    Explanation
    During the eighteenth century in France, a new social group known as the middle class emerged. This group was distinct from the traditional nobility and clergy. The middle class consisted of individuals who were neither nobles nor peasants, but rather were engaged in various professions and trades. They played a significant role in the social and economic development of the country, contributing to the growth of industry, commerce, and intellectual pursuits. The emergence of the middle class marked a shift in social dynamics and power structures in France during this period.

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  • 10. 

    The burden of financial activities of state during the Old Regime was borne by the ________ .

    • A.

      Workers

    • B.

      Third estate

    • C.

      Women

    Correct Answer
    B. Third estate
    Explanation
    During the Old Regime, the burden of financial activities of the state was borne by the Third Estate. The Third Estate consisted of the commoners, who were the majority of the population and included peasants, artisans, and the middle class. They were responsible for paying taxes, while the nobility and clergy were exempt. This unequal distribution of financial burden was one of the factors that led to social unrest and ultimately contributed to the French Revolution.

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  • 11. 

    The National Assembly of France voted in April 1792 to declare war against ________ . Answer:

    • A.

      Prussia and Austria

    • B.

      Option 2

    • C.

      Option 3

    Correct Answer
    A. Prussia and Austria
    Explanation
    In April 1792, the National Assembly of France voted to declare war against Prussia and Austria. This decision was made due to the increasing tensions between France and these two countries. France felt threatened by the possibility of foreign intervention in their revolution, and saw war as a way to protect their newfound ideals and sovereignty. The declaration of war marked a significant turning point in the French Revolution and set the stage for further conflicts and developments in Europe.

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  • 12. 

    One important law that came into effect soon after the storming of the Bastille in 1789 was the _____.  

    • A.

      Option 1

    • B.

      Abolition of censorship.

    • C.

      Option 3

    Correct Answer
    B. Abolition of censorship.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the abolition of censorship. After the storming of the Bastille in 1789, the French Revolution began and there was a push for greater freedom and equality. Abolishing censorship was a significant step in this direction, as it allowed for the free flow of information and ideas. This law was crucial in promoting transparency and giving a voice to the people during a time of political and social change.

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  • 13. 

    Who proposed the Social Contract theory ? Answer:

    • A.

      Option 1

    • B.

      Option 2

    • C.

      Jean Jacques Rousseau

    Correct Answer
    C. Jean Jacques Rousseau
    Explanation
    Jean Jacques Rousseau proposed the Social Contract theory. This theory suggests that individuals enter into a social contract with each other to form a society and establish rules and laws for the common good. Rousseau believed that the authority of the government should be derived from the consent of the governed and that individuals should have certain rights and freedoms protected by the state. His ideas laid the foundation for modern democratic principles and influenced political thought and governance systems around the world.

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  • 14. 

    A triangular slave trade started among ________ . Answer: Europe, Africa and the Americas.

    • A.

      Russian, Africa and the Americas

    • B.

      Europe, Africa and the Americas.

    • C.

      African, Europe and Russia

    Correct Answer
    B. Europe, Africa and the Americas.
    Explanation
    The triangular slave trade refers to the historical trade system that involved the exchange of goods, including slaves, between Europe, Africa, and the Americas. This trade route formed a triangular shape on the map, hence the name. Europe supplied manufactured goods, such as guns and textiles, to Africa in exchange for enslaved Africans. These enslaved individuals were then transported to the Americas, where they were sold and forced to work on plantations. The Americas, in turn, provided raw materials, such as sugar, tobacco, and cotton, which were sent back to Europe. This trade network played a significant role in the economic development of these regions during the colonial period.

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  • 15. 

    Women in France won the right to vote in ________ .

    • A.

      1947

    • B.

      1846

    • C.

      1946

    Correct Answer
    C. 1946
    Explanation
    The given answer is incorrect. Women in France actually won the right to vote in 1946.

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