History-From Trade to Territory (CBSE Class-8 Social-Science): Questions 1 - 7 of 13

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Question number: 1

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Among the following which items were stopped by Tipu Sultan for exporting to British Company?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Pepper

b.

Sandalwood

c.

Cardamom

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 2

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Under whose time the Company had acquired power not only in Bengal, but also in Bombay and Madras?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Sir John Shore

b.

Sir John Macpherson

c.

Warren Hastings

d.

Sir Alured Clarke

Question number: 3

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In which century the two famous Maratha Soldiers Mahadji Sindhia and Nana Phadnis were belongs to?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Fifteenth

b.

Seventeenth

c.

Eighteenth

d.

Sixteenth

Question number: 4

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Who devised a policy that came to be known as the Doctrine of Lapse?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Lord Hastings

b.

Lord Dalhousie

c.

Lord Thomas

d.

Lord Ripon

Question number: 5

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In which century slave trade was begun in Southern Africa?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Nineteenth

b.

Eighteenth

c.

Sixteenth

d.

Seventeenth

Question number: 6

» History » From Trade to Territory » East India Company

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Among the following which Portuguese explorer had discovered sea route to India in 1498?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Vasco da Gama

b.

Jorge lvares

c.

Francisco lvares

d.

Diogo Dias

Question number: 7

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Among the following which governor general forced the Nawab of Awadh to give over half of his territory to the company in 1801?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Dalhousie

b.

Warren Hastings

c.

Richard Wellesley

d.

Lord Canning

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