Test: Forest Society & Colonialism - 4


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QUESTION: 1

The Imperial Forest Research Institute was set up in :

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The imperial forest research institute was set up in Dehradun,Uttrakhand in the year 1906. The Imperial Forest Research Institute was set up in Dehradun in 1906 on the suggestion of the german forest expert Dietrich Brandis who later became the Inspector General of Forests in India.

QUESTION: 2

This river ____________ flows through Bastar.

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QUESTION: 3

Fee paid by people from one village to another

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QUESTION: 4

Sarnas are _____________.

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QUESTION: 5

The Forest Act meant severe hardship for the villagers across the country, because:

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QUESTION: 6

When did the first rebellion take place in Bastar ?

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QUESTION: 7

 The Imperial Forest Research Institute was set up in :

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QUESTION: 8

Why does the story of the forests and people of Bastar not end with the rebellion of 1910 ?

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QUESTION: 9

Which of the following problems were faced by the people of Bastar under the colonial government ?

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QUESTION: 10

What do you mean by deforestation ?

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QUESTION: 11

How much part of India's land mass was under cultivation in 1600 AD ?

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QUESTION: 12

What was the ‘scorched earth’ policy followed by the Dutch in Java during the First and the Second World Wars ?

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QUESTION: 13

What was the policy followed by the British in India towards forests during the First and the Second World Wars ?

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QUESTION: 14

Which plantation was the most important during the colonial period ?

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QUESTION: 15

Out of three categories, which forests were regarded as the best ?

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QUESTION: 16

The new forest laws changed the lives of forest dwellers in yet another way. What was it ?

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QUESTION: 17

Large areas of natural forests were also cleared to make way for which of these ?

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QUESTION: 18

What were the best forests called ?

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QUESTION: 19

Which of these trade regulations in colonial India had serious effects on pastoralist and nomadic communities ?

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QUESTION: 20

Why did the cultivated area in India rise between 1880 and 1920?

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QUESTION: 21

The disapperance of forests is referred to as -

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QUESTION: 22

Who was the first Inspector General of forest in India - 

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QUESTION: 23

When was the Indian Forest Service setup ?           

Solution: The modern Indian Forest Service was established in 1966, after independence, under the All India Services Act 1951. The first Inspector General of Forests, Hari Singh, was instrumental in the development of the IFS.
QUESTION: 24

Which Kingdom of Java spilt into two kingdoms ?           

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QUESTION: 25

Where was the Imperial Forest Research Institute setup in India ?           

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QUESTION: 26

Where is Bastar located ?           

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QUESTION: 27

When did Surontiko Samin start a movement against state outership of forest ?           

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QUESTION: 28

Where did Bastar Rebellion started ?           

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QUESTION: 29

Under which forest act, forest was divided into three categories ?           

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QUESTION: 30

Gundadhar was an inhabitant of ....... village -           

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