History-Weaver Iron Smelters and Factory Owners (CBSE Class-8 Social-Science): Questions 14 - 18 of 21

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Question number: 14

» History » Weaver Iron Smelters and Factory Owners » Iron and Steel Factories Come Up in India

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Why was Indian railways turned to TISCO for the supply of rails?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

For the expansion of railways across the country.

b.

Import from Britain increased.

c.

Steel was not utilized in the war.

d. None of the above

Question number: 15

» History » Weaver Iron Smelters and Factory Owners » Indian Textiles and World Market

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Who protested against the import of Indian textiles into England?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Chinese traditional weavers.

b.

Indian weavers.

c.

Japanese Wool makers.

d.

Domestic silk and wool makers of England

Question number: 16

» History » Weaver Iron Smelters and Factory Owners » Indian Textiles and World Market

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Identify the places where the Indian textiles were popular across the world?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Asian countries like Java, Philippines and China.

b.

Japan

c.

Afghan, China and Russia

d.

Pakistan

Question number: 17

» History » Weaver Iron Smelters and Factory Owners » Abandoned Furnaces in Villages

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Why was the iron smelting declined?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Government levied low tax on iron smelting.

b.

Government was not interested in the iron smelting business.

c.

Government was not promoting local smelters.

d.

New Forest Laws which stopped the entry into forest.

Question number: 18

» History » Weaver Iron Smelters and Factory Owners » Iron and Steel Factories Come Up in India

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Why was the market for Indian industrial goods increased?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Export of Steel from Britain increased

b.

Government started to oppose the domestic industries

c.

Demand for domestic industrial goods in India decreased.

d.

Government started to protect the domestic industries.

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