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  • History For Grade 6

    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 1 – What, Where, How and When? – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 1 - What, Where, How and When? Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF What, Where, How and When?, History Question bank on What, Where, How and When? for sixth standard, What, Where, How and When? class 6 questions answers, Fill in the blanks, True and False, Name one tributary of Ganga. What is the meaning of Indus in Sanskrit? Write the full form of BCC. Write the full form of CE. Write the full form of AD. When did agriculture begin? Name any two animals that people of the Sulaiman and Kirthar hills reared. Who are historians? What do you understand by tributaries? Where does the word India come from? What do you mean by manuscript? What are inscriptions? Where were manuscripts preserved? What information do we get from Bones of animals? Name the ruler whose inscription has been found from Kandahar. Where are Garo hills located? What is source? What was the advantage of writing on a hard surface? What do religious teachers do in the past? How could anyone know what had happened so many years ago?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 1 – What, Where, How and When? – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 1 - What, Where, How and When? Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF What, Where, How and When?, History Question bank on What, Where, How and When? for sixth standard, What, Where, How and When? class 6 questions answers, Why do men and women moved from one subcontinent to another? What do people of Andaman Islands do to earn their living? What is Cartouche? Where manuscripts were usually written? How is the life of people living in city different from people living in the Andaman Island? Who gave the name India to our country? Where was the kingdom of Magadha located? How many languages were inscribed on stone found in Rosetta? Name some areas where women and men first began to grow crops such as wheat and barley? In ancient times, people travelled from one part of the subcontinent to another. What kind of danger they used to face during their journey? Why do you think ordinary men and women did not generally keep records of what they did? What led to the sharing of ideas between people? Why were inscriptions used? Write a note about the people who lived along the banks of river Narmada for several hundred thousand years?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 1 – What, Where, How and When? – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 3

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 1 - What, Where, How and When? Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF What, Where, How and When?, History Question bank on What, Where, How and When? for sixth standard, What, Where, How and When? class 6 questions answers, What do the terms B.C. and A.D. mean? Differentiate between manuscripts and inscriptions. Describe at least two ways in which you think the lives of kings would have been different from those of farmers. Who are archaeologists and what they study? Make a list of all the objects that archaeologists may find. Which of these could be made of stone? Why are archaeologists and historian like detectives? Why was travelling so important in the past? What are the different ways to find out about the past?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 2 – On The Trail of the Earliest People – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 2 - On The Trail of the Earliest People Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF On The Trail of the Earliest People , History Question bank on On The Trail of the Earliest People for sixth standard, On The Trail of the Earliest People class 6 questions answers, Fill in the blanks, True and False, Name the shelter of early men. Write examples of habitation sites. Name the earliest period of history given by archaeologists. What kind of colours was used in the cave paintings? How was wood used in the past? Write any two grain bearing grasses. List the foods hunter-gatherers ate. What is Hunsgi famous for? What does the rock paintings of Madhya Pradesh and Southern Uttar Pradesh depicts? What are factory sites? What are microliths? What tools would you use today for cutting fruit? What would they be made of? How can we say that the people of Kurnool caves were familiar with fire? Why people chose to live in natural caves? What did hunter-gatherers do to sustain themselves? What qualities people need to have while hunting animals or catching fish? Write about the paintings found from Madhya Pradesh and southern Uttar Pradesh? Where are natural caves and rock shelter found?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 2 – On The Trail of the Earliest People – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 2 - On The Trail of the Earliest People Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF On The Trail of the Earliest People , History Question bank on On The Trail of the Earliest People for sixth standard, On The Trail of the Earliest People class 6 questions answers, Where Ostrich egg shells were found in India in the Palaeolithic Age? Collecting plant produce needs lot precautions. Why? Find out the states where Bhimbetka, Hunsgi and Kurnool are located? Traces of ash have been found in Kurnool caves. What it suggests? What led to the development of grasslands? What do you understand by sites? List three ways in which hunter-gatherers used fire. Would you use fire for any of these purposes today? Many paintings show hunting scenes in which the animals are shown struck with arrows and spears. Why do you think early men made such paintings? Write one point of difference between perennial and seasonal rivers? What were stone tools used for? Write a note on habitation-cum-factory sites. Is there any way of finding out whether women hunted, or men made stone tools, whether women painted or men gathered fruits and nuts?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 2 – On The Trail of the Earliest People – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 3

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 2 - On The Trail of the Earliest People Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF On The Trail of the Earliest People , History Question bank on On The Trail of the Earliest People for sixth standard, On The Trail of the Earliest People class 6 questions answers, List the impact of the changes in climate that took place around 12,000 years ago. How stone tools were made? Write a short note on Palaeolithic period, Mesolithic period and Neolithic period. Why did the hunter-gatherers travel from place to place? In what ways are these similar to/different from the reasons for which we travel today?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 3 – From Gathering to Growing Food – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 3 - From Gathering to Growing Food  Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF From Gathering to Growing Food  , History Question bank on From Gathering to Growing Food  for sixth standard, From Gathering to Growing Food  class 6 questions answers, Name the place where Millet was grown in Neolithic Age. Name two sites found in Andhra Pradesh. Name two sites found in Kashmir. Why grains had to be stored? What is ‘jadeite,’? What ‘Fossil Wood’ refers to? Which two Neolithic tools are used to grind grain even today? Which was the first animal to be tamed? Which were the earliest plants to be domesticated? Which were the earliest animals to be domesticated? What do you understands by the term ‘Tribes’. Which historical events took place about 12,000 years ago? Which historical events took place about 8,000 years ago? In what ways grain was used by the early people? Why were people buried with animals, like goats? Where people stored the grains? Write one of the distinctive features of a village. Where is Daojali Hading? Explain the term ‘Domestication’.

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 3 – From Gathering to Growing Food – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 3 - From Gathering to Growing Food  Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF From Gathering to Growing Food  , History Question bank on From Gathering to Growing Food  for sixth standard, From Gathering to Growing Food  class 6 questions answers, Why people began using pots? Write about the houses in Mehrgarh. Write about the cultural traditions of the tribal community. Why farmers grow some crops in some areas and not in other areas? Describe the pit houses found at Burzahom. Name some important sites where archaeologists have found evidence of farmers and herders. Why do people who grow crops have to stay in the same place for a long time? What do you know about the ‘burials’ found at Mehrgarh? Why do archaeologists think that many people who lived in Mehrgarh were hunters to start with and that herding became more important later? How do scientists find out whether the discovered sites were settlements of farmers and herders? Enumerate upon the archaeological findings at Mehrgarh. Describe tools used by farmers and herders.

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 3 – From Gathering to Growing Food – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 3

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 3 - From Gathering to Growing Food  Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF From Gathering to Growing Food  , History Question bank on From Gathering to Growing Food  for sixth standard, From Gathering to Growing Food  class 6 questions answers, How did people become herders? List three ways in which the lives of farmers and herders would have been different from that of hunter-gatherers? How did people become farmers? What were the different activities performed by people in tribal societies?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 4 – In the Earliest Cities – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 4 - In the Earliest Cities Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF In the Earliest Cities, History Question bank on In the Earliest Cities for sixth standard, In the Earliest Cities class 6 questions answers, Fill in the blanks, True and False, How old are the Harappan cities? What were the objects in Harappan cities made of? List some uses of ‘Faience’. Where fire altars have been discovered? Which two metals form the alloy bronze? When and where cotton cultivation has started? Make a list of what the Harappans ate. Name the terracotta toys have been found during excavations. How bricks were arranged to build walls in Harappan cities? Why plough was used? Name the cities which had elaborate store houses. Who is a specialist? What were the seals used for? What do you understand by ‘Raw Material’? Discuss the term ‘Citadel’. Explain the term sealing. What types of houses was found in the earlier cities?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 4 – In the Earliest Cities – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 4 - In the Earliest Cities Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF In the Earliest Cities, History Question bank on In the Earliest Cities for sixth standard, In the Earliest Cities class 6 questions answers, How Dholavira was different from Harappan cities? How do archaeologists know that cloth was used in Harappan civilization? Discuss the farming methods of the Harappans. Write about crafts practiced by Harrappan. Discuss the farming methods of the Harappans. Why archaeological evidence is the only source to study the Harappan civilization? Write about occupations that Harappan people used to engage in. Write short note Dholavira. What were the three major categories of people in Harappan cities? What were the reasons for the end of Harappan civilization?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 4 – In the Earliest Cities – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 3

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 4 - In the Earliest Cities Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF In the Earliest Cities, History Question bank on In the Earliest Cities for sixth standard, In the Earliest Cities class 6 questions answers, Write short note on Lothal. Where the Harappans probably got copper, tin, gold, silver and precious stones from? Explain why metals, writing, wheel and plough were considered important for the Harappans? When and how Harappa civilization was discovered? What was special about “Great Bath” of Mohenjodaro? Write about the houses, drains and streets of Harappan cities. The Harappans can be called great architects and engineers. Do you agree? Give reasons in support of your argument. How the life of farmers and herders who supplied food to the Harappan cities was different from that of the farmers and herders? What was special about Harappan cities?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 5 – What Books and Burials Tell Us –Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 5 - What Books and Burials Tell Us Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF On The Trail of the Earliest People, History Question bank on What Books and Burials Tell Us for sixth standard, What Books and Burials Tell Us class 6 questions answers, Fill in the blanks, True and False, Which is the oldest Veda among the four Vedas? In which language Rigveda was written? As per Rigveda, why battles were fought? What are Megaliths? Where was the page from a manuscript of the Rigveda found? Why yajnas or sacrifices were performed? Which language belongs to the Dravidian family? Which language belongs to the Tibeto-Burman family? Name the site where skeleton was found with 33 gold beads, 2 stone beads, 4 copper bangles, and one conch shell. What is Sukta? Name 4 Vedas. What do people at Inamgaon ate? How were yajnas performed? How slaves were treated? Which language belongs to the Austro- Asiatic family? Where the practice of erecting megaliths was prevalent? Who was Charaka?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 5 – What Books and Burials Tell Us –Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 5 - What Books and Burials Tell Us Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF On The Trail of the Earliest People, History Question bank on What Books and Burials Tell Us for sixth standard, What Books and Burials Tell Us class 6 questions answers Why were portholes used for? Which two words were used to describe the people or the community as a whole? Name the two groups described in terms of their work. Were some burial spots meant for certain families? What were oracle bones? What do circle of stone boulders or a single large stone standing on the ground indicates? In what ways are the books we read today different from the Rigveda? Differentiate between ‘Aryas’ and ‘Dasas’. What kind of evidence from burials do archaeologists use to find out whether there were social differences amongst those who were buried? In what ways do you think that the life of a raja was different from that of a dasa or dasi? How horses, cattle, chariot and battles are depicted in Rigveda? Write a note on Rigveda. Write a short note on the Wars fought in the Rigvedic period?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 6 – Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 6 - Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic, History Question bank on Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic for sixth standard, Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic class 6 questions answers, Fill in the blanks, True and False, What is ‘Sangha’? What was the source of income of Raja of Mahajanapadas? Name the four groups into which later vedic society was divided. Name some rivers that flowed through Magadha. Who conquered the last of the ganas or sanghas? What was the most important source of revenue to the state? What was the capital of Vajji? What does ashvamedha means? Name the animal that played a pivotal role during Ashvamedha. What is the modern name of Rajagriha? Name the Later Vedic books. Who was the minister of Ajatasattu? What does the word ‘Janapada’ mean? What is Digha Nikaya? Why the rivers that flowed through Magadha were considered important. Who were the groups who could not participate in the assemblies of the ganas? What does Varna mean?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 6 – Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 6 - Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic, History Question bank on Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic for sixth standard, Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic class 6 questions answers, Why Shudras were excluded from every ritual? Name the system of government in Vajji. Name some Janapadas. How were cities of mahajanapadas fortified? What was the content of Later Vedic books? What is ‘Bhaga’? How some men came to be recognized as rajas? Which two powerful rulers of Magadha used all possible means to conquer other janapadas? Which category of people was excluded from many rituals in the Later Vedic Period? When was the first democratic government formed? How were forests useful for the people of Magadha? What were the two major changes that took place in agriculture during the Later Vedic Period? When Alexander wanted to march further eastwards, his soldiers refused. Why? Why was an iron plough considered better than that of wood? Name the four varnas that are described in the Vedas. Why books such as Samaveda, Yajurveda and Atharvaveda, as well as other books are often called later Vedic?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 6 – Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 3

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 6 - Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic, History Question bank on Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic for sixth standard, Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic class 6 questions answers, In what ways are present-day elections different from the ways in which rulers were chosen in janapadas? What led to the increase in the production? Why were taxes collected by the rulers of the mahajanapadas? Who was Alexander? Name some places that were conquered by him. What archaeologists have found about the ‘janapadas’ and their people? Write a short note on painted grey ware.Write a short note on gana or sangha. Why did the rajas of Mahajanapadas build forts? How were the Mahajanapadas different from Janapadas? Why did people oppose the system of varnas? Write a short note on the governance system in ‘Ganas’ and ‘Sanghas’.

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 6 – Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 4

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 6 - Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic, History Question bank on Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic for sixth standard, Kingdoms, Kings and an Early Republic class 6 questions answers, What are the different roles of different people during Ashvamedha Yagya? How were taxes collected by the rulers of Mahajanapadas? Write a short note on ‘ashwamedha’. Explain the four Varnas of the Later Vedic Period. What helped Magadha to become a powerful kingdom in North India?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 7 – New Questions and Ideas– Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 7 - New Questions and Ideas Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF New Questions and Ideas, History Question bank on New Questions and Ideas for sixth standard, New Questions and Ideas class 6 questions answers, Fill in the blanks, True and False, Who was Zoroaster? What is Avesta? What was Lord Buddha’s birth name? Who were Jainas? Who prepared grammar for Sanskrit? Where is Karle cave? Where does the word Jaina come from? Who was the founder of Buddhism? Why Buddha left the comforts of his home? Who accepted Satyakama as a student? Where Buddha died? Where did Siddhartha attain enlightenment? How did Mahavira attain enlightenment? Name the famous thinker who developed the ideas of the Upanishads. Who could join the Sangha? The teaching of Buddhism and Jainism were propagated in which language? What are the four ashramas? Explain ‘Sangha’.

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 7 – New Questions and Ideas– Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 7 - New Questions and Ideas Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF New Questions and Ideas, History Question bank on New Questions and Ideas for sixth standard, New Questions and Ideas class 6 questions answers, When were the teachings of Mahavira written for the first time? How tanha or constant craving could be removed? Who was Gargi? Explain the word ‘Karma’ as described by Buddha. Explain the term ‘Upanishad’. How did Panini prepare grammar for Sanskrit? What were the questions that Upanishadic thinkers wanted to answer? Name the book in which the rules made for the Buddhist sangha were written? Do you think it would have been easy for slaves to join the sangha? Give reasons for your answer. Who believed that the results of our actions (called karma), whether good or bad, affect us both in this life and the next. What does tanha mean? Who are the ancestors of the present Parsis? What does vihara mean? What is atman? Why do you think Anagha’s mother wanted her to know the story of the Buddha? What did Buddha do after he attained enlightenment? Write a note on spread of Jainism.

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 7 – New Questions and Ideas– Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 3

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 7 - New Questions and Ideas Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF New Questions and Ideas, History Question bank on New Questions and Ideas for sixth standard, New Questions and Ideas class 6 questions answers, What were the basic rules of Jainism? What were the main teachings of Mahavira? What are the similarities between the teachings of Buddha and Mahavira? Describe the ways in which the Buddha tried to spread his message to the people. What were the reasons for the less popularity of Jainism? What type of people became Upanishadic thinkers? Write about Sangha as described in Vinaya Pitaka. Write in brief about the life of Vardhamana Mahavira. Write a short note on Gautama Buddha. Differentiate between a monastery and an ashrama. Write about the monasteries of Jainas and Buddhists. Write a short note on the ‘System of Ashramas’.

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 8 – Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War– Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 8 - Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War, History Question bank on Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War for sixth standard, Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War class 6 questions answers, Fill in the blanks, True and False, How did Ashoka convey his message to the people? Who built Great Wall of China? Who wrote Arthashashtra? What is the ancient name of coastal Orissa? Name some cities of Mauryan Empire. Name the book in which the ideas of Kautilya were written down. What is dhamma? Name the provincial capital of Mauryan Empire. Who was Seleucus Nicator? Which the region that was popular for the production of blanket during Maurya period? Who was Chanakya? Why was the Great Wall of China made? Which script was used in the Ashoka’s inscriptions? Who founded the Mauryan Empire? Name the capital of Mauryan Empire. In which current state of India is it located? Name some countries where Ashoka propagated ‘Dhamma’. Where did the lions on the currency come from?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 8 – Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War– Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 8 - Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War, History Question bank on Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War for sixth standard, Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War class 6 questions answers, Make a list of the occupations of the people who lived within the Mauryan Empire? Who was sent to the court of Chandragupta as an ambassador by the Greek ruler of West Asia, Seeucus Nicator? Explain the term tribute. Explain the term the Brahmi Script. Why did Ashoka decided to give up wars? What is Rampurwa bull and where it has been placed now? What were the things given as tribute by the people living in the forested areas? What was Ashoka’s dhamma? How are empires different from kingdoms? What does Dynasty mean? When did Ashoka's inclination towards Buddhism developed? Why Ashoka known as a unique ruler?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 8 – Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War– Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 3

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 8 - Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War, History Question bank on Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War for sixth standard, Ashoka: The Emperor Who Gave Up War class 6 questions answers, What were the problems that Ashoka wanted to solve by introducing dhamma? Describe the Mauryan people? What were the effects of Kalinga war on Ashoka? What were the means adopted by Ashoka to spread the message of dhamma? What Megasthenes wrote about Mauryan Emperor? Describe the governance in Mauryan Empire? What Megasthenes wrote about Pataliputra (modern Patna)?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 9 – Vital Villages, Thriving Towns – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 9 - Vital Villages, Thriving Towns Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Vital Villages, Thriving Towns, History Question bank on Vital Villages, Thriving Towns for sixth standard, Vital Villages, Thriving Towns class 6 questions answers, When did the use of iron begin in the subcontinent? What does vellalar mean? Why were Varanasi and Madurai famous? Where were some of the largest collections of iron tools found? How wealth is measured during early times? What were Shrenis? How did Dasa Karmakara earn a living? Who was called Gram Bhojka? Who was Dasa Karmakara? What is Sangam literature? What was Arikamedu during ancient India? What were aqueducts? What do you understand by Jatakas? What are ring wells? Make a list of the occupations of people who lived in Mathura. What were ring wells used for?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 9 – Vital Villages, Thriving Towns – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 9 - Vital Villages, Thriving Towns Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Vital Villages, Thriving Towns, History Question bank on Vital Villages, Thriving Towns for sixth standard, Vital Villages, Thriving Towns class 6 questions answers, Why the earliest coins which were in use for about 500 years were called punch marked coins? Why some of the earliest works in Tamil, known as Sangam literature? List all the women who could be employed by the superintendent. What kinds of inscription have been found in Mathura? Who lived in the village? What are the ways of finding out about early cities? What has been found in the archaeological excavations at Arikamedu? What were the functions performed by Shrenis? Mathura has been an important settlement for more than 2500 years. Give reasons. Write a short note on Grama Bhojaka.

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 10 – Traders, Kings and Pilgrims – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 1

      Tags: CBSE Class 6 - History – Chapter 10 - Traders, Kings and Pilgrims Practice Pages, Extra Question and Answer based on NCERT for Class 6th, Social Science History, CBSE Grade VI free Worksheets PDF Traders, Kings and Pilgrims, History Question bank on Traders, Kings and Pilgrims for sixth standard, Traders, Kings and Pilgrims class 6 questions answers, Fill in the blanks, True and False, Name the ruler who controlled silk route effectively. Where is the site of Eran located? Which was the capital kingdom of Pandyas? Where was Jesus Christ born? Which port was under the cholas? What is Buddhacharita? Which Kushana ruler organized a Buddhist council? Where can evidences of trade be found? Which is the oldest form of Buddhism? What was the most valued export commodity to the Roman Empire from India? Name the three chiefs mentioned in Sangam poems. Which form of Buddhism was popular in South-Eastern countries? Where the philosophy of the Bodhisattvas was most popular? Where we find discussions between Krishna and Arjuna? From which word the term Bhakti has been derived. In which sacred book the idea of bhakti presented? What was South India famous for? Name the most important ruler of the Satavahanas. Name the three powerful ruling families of South India. What were items given by chiefs to the poets as rewards?

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    • Social Science (Sst) - History - Class 6 (CBSE/NCERT) - Chapter 10 – Traders, Kings and Pilgrims – Questions and Answers/Notes/Worksheets – 2

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