Chapter 1 Tracing changes through a thousand years



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History

7th Class

(700 -1750)

Chapter 1 Tracing changes through a thousand years

[Period between 700 – 1750]

-Inventions during this period:


  1. spinning wheel in weaving

  2. irrigation wheel in irrigation

  3. firearms in combat

New food & beverages:

Potatoes, corn, chillies, tea & coffee

People brought these inventions along with them.

This period was a period of economic, cultural, political n social changes

This was a period of great mobility as groups travelled long distances in search of opportunity

Rajputs (Name derived from Rajaputra – the son of a ruler) became important during this period.



From 8th - 14th centuries: [700 – 1400]

Rajput meant - body of warriors who claimed Kshatriya status.

A chivalric code of conduct

Gradual clearing of forests and extension of agriculture during this period

-forest dwellers migrated

-Ppl started tilling lands n Peasant groups arose

-A differentiated society arose

-ppl grpd into jatis

-jatis enforced their own rules thru jati panchayats (Assembly of elders)



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