The Timariots Governors and the Revenue Contractors, on their part reason in this manner: "Why should the neglected state of this land create uneasiness in our minds and why should we expend our money and time to render it fruitful? We may be deprived of it in a single moment, and our exertions would benefit neither ourselves nor our children." This statement was made by
Options: all commodities that are limited in quantity as compared to their demand, Commodities that is available according to their demand, Commodities that is available more as compared to demand, None of the above
Benjamin Franklin was a prolific inventor. He invented the lightning rod, the Franklin stove, studied electricity, discovered the Gulf Stream, started the first library, and on and on. Among his many other inventions, what musical instrument did he invent?
Options: indirect tax levied at each stage of production and distribution, from the primary produce to the retailer, tax calculated on the selling price, but in declaring the liability to the government, the seller is allowed to deduct any tax paid by him when he bought the goods, both (a) and (b), None of the above
The most plausible explanation for the location of the Thar desert in western India is
Options: the obstruction caused by the Aravalis to the rain-bearing wind that proceeds to the Ganga Valley, the evaporation of moisture by heat, the absence of mountains to the north of Rajasthan to cause orographic rainfall in it, that the moisture carried by the South-west monsoon is driven away by the dry upper air current