Solution – Model Activity Task Class 8 History Feb – 2022

Model Activity Task Class 8 History Feb 2022 has been released by the School Education Department of West Bengal . Here you will find the answers of the Model Activity Task Class 8 History Feb 2022 with full answers and proper explanation .

Model Activity Task Class 8 History

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Model Activity Task Class 8 History February 2022

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Model Activity Task Class History February 2022 Solutions

The below are the answers and explanation of each and every question of Model Activity Task Class 8 History Subject for the Month of February 2022.

Model Activity Task
Class – VIII
History
Full Marks : 20

Q1. Fill in the blanks : 1×4 = 4
a) Murshid Quli became the Nazim of Bengal in ____________________.
b) The kingdom of Hyderabad was established by ____________________.
c) The disastrous famine occurred in Bengal in _______________________.
d) The policy of Subsidiary Alliance was introduced by _________________.

Answer and Explanation :
a) Murshid Quli became the Nazim of Bengal in 1717 A.D.
b) The kingdom of Hyderabad was established by Mir Kamal Ud-Din Khan.
c) The disastrous famine occurred in Bengal in 1770 A.D.
d) The policy of Subsidiary Alliance was introduced by Lord Wellesley.

Q2. Match the columns

Column-AColumn-B
1757 A.D.Diwani Rights
1764 A.D.Treaty of Salbai
1765 A.D.Battle of Plassey
1782 A.DBattle of Buxar

Answer and Explanation :

Column-AColumn-B
1757 A.D.Battle of Plassey
1764 A.D.Battle of Buxar
1765 A.D.Diwani Rights
1782 A.DTreaty of Salbai

Q3. Answer in 1-2 sentences : 1×3 = 3
a) Which Nawab chose Munghyr as the capital of Bengal ?

Answer and Explanation :
Mir Qasim.
Munghyr was chosen as the capital of Bengal by the Mir Qasim.

b) Which states did the company occupy by enforcing the policy of Doctrine of Lapse ?

Answer and Explanation :
By enforcing the policy of Doctrine of Lapse, Company occupied the areas of Stara , Sambalpur Jhansi ,etc

c) How many wars took place between the Company and Mysore ?

Answer and Explanation :
Four.
There were four wars between Company and Mysore.

Q4. Answer in 4-5 sentences : 3×3 = 9
a) What rights were given to the English East India Company by Faruksiyar’s forman ?

Answer and Explanation :
The right given to the British East India Company by Farrukhshiar’s decree is that the British company can trade in Bengal for only 3000 rupees per year. But the company does not have to pay any fee for that. The British company will be able to buy zamindari in 36 villages near Kolkata.
If anyone steals the company’s products, the Nawab of Bengal will punish him Will compensate the company. The ship can trade freely only if it has a permit with the company’s ship. Moreover, the company will be able to use the Murshidabad and Mint of the Nawab of Bengal as per requirement.

b) What is known as the ‘Plassey Plunder’ ?
Answer and Explanation :
After the battle of Palashi in 1757, Mir Jafar became the Nawab of Bengal to the new Nawab of the English Company.

i) Gives the right to do business in Bengal free of charge.
ii) The English got the zamindari of 24 Parganas district.
iii) The company received compensation of Rs. 1 crore 77 lakhs as compensation for Siraj’s attack on Calcutta.
iv) Large, medium and small employees of the company each get more or less reward.
v) In all, the English got about 3 crores of wealth from the Nawab. Thus, on various pretexts, the English collected money from the Nawab and emptied the treasury.
Evaluation. – This is called the plunder of Palashi

c) What happened as a result of Diwani rights given to the Company ?
Answer and Explanation :
As a result of the acquisition of civil rights, the power of the British Company in the financial and political spheres in India quickly expanded. The company spent a lot of money fighting Mir Qasim. The company took the initiative to recover the money from the civil rights. Moreover, the British company has the legal right to collect the revenue of Suba Bengal.

Made him politically powerful. As a result of the company’s civil gain, a new type of political constitution was established in Bengal. In fact, two rulers were formed in Bengal. On the one hand the political and Nizamat responsibilities were in the hands of the Nawab of Bengal. Nawab Najam ud-Daulah was responsible for maintaining law and order. On the other hand, the British company got the economic authority and the right to collect revenue. As a result, the Nawab had political power without economic power. The British Company gained irresponsible economic power.