History (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 74 - 78 of 124

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Question number: 74

» History » Industrial Revolution

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The cotton textiles which European traders took back to Europe, along with the spices came to be called as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chintz

b.

Bandanna

c.

Calico

d.

All of the above

Question number: 75

» History » Industrial Revolution

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Before the British conquest of Bengal, India was by far the world’s largest producer of cotton textiles. The finest cotton was popularly known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chintz

b.

Bandanna

c.

Cossaes

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 76

» History » British Raj

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Which one of the following was the most powerful weapon used by Lord Wellesley to bring the Indian states under the British Empire?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Munro Doctrine

b.

The subsidiary alliance system

c.

Military conquest

d.

Doctrine of Lapse

Question number: 77

» History » Eighteenth Century Political Formation

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The Governor-General at the time when the 1857 revolt broke out was

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Canning

b.

Curzon

c.

Dalhousie

d.

None of the above

Question number: 78

» History » British Raj

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Consider the following statement

I. The power was transferred from the East India Company to the British Crown in order to ensure a more responsible management of Indian affairs.

II. The Governor-General of India was given the title of Viceroy.

III. The British decided to respect the customary religious and social practices of the people of India.

IV. All the ruling chiefs of the country were assured that their territory would never be annexed in future.

Which of the following is/are feature of the revolt of 1857?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

I, II and III

b.

I, III and IV

c.

Ill and IV

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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