Q36. What was the role of a samanta or a zamindar?
Q37. What would a traveller visiting a medieval town expect to find?
Q38. How did the system of advances snatch the freedom of the weavers?
Q39. What were the reasons for the decline of Surat?
Q40. How important were craftspersons for the building and maintenance of temples?
Q41. Write a note on taxes on market in 10th century.
Q42. Why do you think towns grew around temples?
Q43. Pilgrimage centres also slowly developed into townships. Explain