Tuesday, 1 April 2014

PRINT CULTURE AND THE MODERN WORLD INDIA AND THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD II CBSE-CLASS- X -SOCIAL SCIENCE




 A. Choose the correct alternatives from the following


 1. First form of printed form was invented in China around..

 a)  500 AD     b) 594 AD     c) 594 BC     d) 684 AD

 2. Calligraphy refers to

a) an art of painting      b) an art of printing     c) an art of accordion book     d ) an art of beautiful and stylised writing

3. The major producer of printed material had been.....

a ) Imperial army of China    b) Imperial state of China    c) Communist Party o China  d) none of these

4. In which century Western Printing techniques and mechanical presses were imported to China?

 a) seventeenth century    b) eighteenth century    c) Nineteenth century    d) second half of eighteenth century

5. Buddhist missionaries introduced hand printing technology in Japan around...

 a) AD 768-770    b) AD 778-780     c ) AD 766-776    d) AD 770-780

 6. What is the oldest Japanese book?

 a) Tripitak     b) Buddhist Diamond Sutra    c) Buddhist principle of Kalchakra     d ) Buddha Charita

7.The Japanese city, Edo is today known as ...

 a)  Hiroshima    b) Fukiyama    c) Tokyo    d) None of these

 8. The Buddhist Diamond Sutra was printed in..

 a) AD 778    b) AD 868    c) AD 878    d) AD 788

9. Kitagawa Ukimaro was famous for her...

a) Edo    b) The diamond sutra    c) Ukiyo    d) none of these

10. 'Pictures of the floating world ' refers to Kitagawa Ukimaro's

 a) Shunman Kubo    b) Ukiyo    c) Feng Sui    d) Sukoyo

 ANSWERS

 1.  b) 594 AD
 2.  d ) an art of beautiful and stylised writing
 3.  b) Imperial state of China
 4.  c) Nineteenth century
 5.  a) AD 768-770
 6.  b) Buddhist diamond Sutra
 7.  c) Tokyo
 8.  b) AD 868
 9.  c) Ukiyo
 10. b) Ukiyo

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