9th History

INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

I. CHOOSE IT 1. During industrial revolution production became faster 2. England is birth place of the industrial revolution. 3. Great Britain is an Island 4. Cotton gin was invented by Eli Whitney 5. In 1830 the first passenger railway was operated II. MATCH IT 1. John kay - Flying shuttle 2. James watt - New steam engine 3. Faraday - Dynamo 4. Macadam - Road 5.  Humphrey davy - safety lamp III. HEADINGS 1. Textile industry a) What was the first momentum from the outburst of invention? Cotton textile industries b) By whom flying shuttle wass invented? John kay…

9th History

CULTURAL HERTITAGE OF TAMIL NADU

I.CHOOSE THE CORRECT ANSWER: 1.Tamil language has the continuous history of atleast 2500 years. 2. The kalabhras were replaced by the pallavas at kanchi in north Tamil Nadu. 3. The pallava inscription at kudimian malai refers to a Great musician Rudracharya. 4. The pallava gave importantance to Sanskrit. 5. Tholkappiam describes the social condition of the sangam tamils. II. MATCH THE FOLLOWING: 1. Pattinam coastal region 2. Panar musician 3. Koothu drama 4. Viraliar dance 5. Mullai forest region III.CAPTION: 1. Sangam literature a) Name the two great epics of the sangam literature? Silapadhikaram , manimegalai b) How many major…

9th History

BEGINNING OF MODERN AGE

I.CHOOSE THE BEST ANSWER: 1. Which was the birth place of renaissance? Italy 2. Who was responsible for reformation? Martin Luther King 3. In which year Constantinople was captured by the Turks? 1452 A.D 4. Who painted the famous painting ‘mono lisa’? Leonarda da vinci 5. Who founded a religious order society of Jesus? Ignatius loyala 6. In which year vasco da gama reached Calicut? 1498 II.CAPTIONS: 1. Renaissance in Italy a) Which is the school of Europe? Italy b) Who was the first great pioneer of classical art? Petrarch c) Who was the doctor of Charles V, wrote seven…

9th History

MEDIEVAL AGE

I. Choose the correct answer: 1. Early medieval period has been termed as Dark Age. 2. Feudalism was a social system based on land. 3. Prophet Mohammad founded the religion of Islam. 4. The title of lion heart was given to Richard. 5. Holy land of Christian is Jerusalem. II. Match the following: 1. Constantine -emperor 2. Fief -land 3. Cambridge -university 4. Genoa -coastal town 5. Barbarians -tribe III. Answer briefly: 1. What is feudalism? An important feature of the middle ages was feudalism. The word feudalism is derived from the Latin word feud or fief. Fief means a…

9th History

INTELLECTUAL AWAKENING OF 6TH CENTURY B.C.

I. CHOOSE THE BEST ANSWER: 1. Which period witnessed a great intellectual awakening in the world 6th century 2. How many years did the philosophy of Confucius mould and dominate the Chinese mind. 2000 years 3. Whowas the founder of Zorastrianism Zoroaster 4. Who was the 23rd Tirthankara Parsavanath 5. In which place Buddha got enlightenment Bodh Gaya II. MATCH THE FOLLOWING: 1. Zoroastrianism - Mazda 2. Jina - Conqueror of senses 3. Yasodhara - Buddha 4. Triratnas - Mahavira 5. Sangha - Buddhism III. HEADINGS: 1. ZOROASTRIANISM: a) Who founded Zoroastrianism? Zoroaster. b) Which was the wise spirit of…

9th History

ANCIENT CIVILIZATION

I. CHOOSE THE BEST ANSWER: 1. Hippocrates was called father of medicine. 2. The Egyptian king was called as Pharaoh. 3. The Sumerian calendar based on seven days in a week. 4. Gun powder was invented by Chinese. 5. The Egyptian civilization grew along the Nile Rivers. II. MATCH IT. 1. Pyramids - Egypt. 2. Great wall - China. 3. Hanging garden - Babylon. 4. All roads lead to - Rome. 5. Greece - Hilly region. III. HEADINGS. 1. EGYPTIAN CIVILIZATION: a. Who built the great Pyramid of Gaze? Cheops. b. What was the Egyptian King called? Pharaoh. c. How…