NCERT Ch 3 Glimpses of the Past English

Mention the following.

(i) Two examples of social practices prevailing then.
(ii) Two oppressive policies of the British.
(iii) Two ways in which common people suffered.
(iv) Four reasons for the discontent that led to the 1857 War of Independence.



1.sati system, child marriage, Untouchability,

2.High land revenue taxes , Imprisonment of Indians without trial.

3.they lost their jobs ,High lagan led to poor condition of farmers.

4. i) Indians had become slaves in their own country.
   ii) Farmers lost their land leading to depravity
   iii) Landlords lost their land
   iv) British had no respect for Indian’s religious and  beliefs