(iii) They called themselves ‘Vanniya Kula Kshatriya’.
(iv) They imitated upper caste customs like the taboo on widow remarriage.
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, ii and iii
(b) ii, iii and iv
(c) i, ii and iv
(d) All of them
Which of the following statements about the Ezhavas are incorrect?
(i) They belonged to an untouchable caste.
(ii) They began to attack Brahmin domination in the beginning of 20th
century.
(iii) Their leader was Shankar Nair.
(iv) Later they became the strongest opponents of the communists.
Select the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i and iii
(b) ii and iv
(c) iii and iv
(d) i and iv
Which of the following statements about the novel Martanda Varma, are
true?
(i) It was a historical novel.
(ii) It was written by C V Raman Pillai in 1891.
(iii) It attacked Nambudri social domination and tarvad constraints on
romantic love.
(iv) It attempted an evocation of the lost Nair military glory through its hero,
Ananda Padmanabhan.
Select the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, ii and iii
(b) ii, iii and iv
(c) i, ii and iv
(d) All of them
Which of the following statements about the movement of the Nairs are true?
(i) The Nairs were numerically the dominant caste in the princely state of
Travancore.