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1.

The greatest Portuguese Governor who laid the real foundation of Portuguese power in India was?
(a)Almeda
(b)Albuquerque
(c)Francis Drake
(d)Vasco-da-Gama
Answer is: BNA

2.

Which one of the following was the first English ship that came to India?
(a)Elizabeth
(b)Bengal
(c)Red Dragon
(d)Mayflower
Answer is: CNA

3.

Who among the following introduced cashew nut, Pineapple and Tobacco into India?
(a)Dutch
(b)English
(c)French
(d)Portuguese
Answer is: DNA

4.

The Battle of Wandiwash was fought between the
(a)Nizam of Hydrabad and the French
(b)English and the French
(c)English and Hyder Ali
(d)Nawab of Karnatak and the English
Answer is: BNA

5.

During the Mughal period which one of the following traders first came to India?
(a)Portuguese
(b)English
(c)Dutch
(d)Danish
Answer is: ANA

6.

Who granted the permission to establish the French factory at Masulipattam?
(a)Abdulla Kutub Shah
(b)Nasir Jung
(c)Muzaffar Jung
(d)Salabat Jung
Answer is: ANA

7.

Vasco-da-Gama discovered the sea route to India in which one of the following years?
(a)1498
(b)1492
(c)1494
(d)1453
Answer is: ANA

8.

During whose reign did Sir Thomas Roe have regular attendance at the Mughal court to secure commercial privilege?
(a)Akbar
(b)Jahangir
(c)Shahjahan
(d)Aurangzeb
Answer is: BNA

9.

Which one of the following Mughal Emperors gave an important Farman to the English of facilitating their trade in India?
(a)Bahadur Shar I
(b)Farrukhsiyar
(c)Shah Alam II
(d)Bahadur Shah II
Answer is: BNA

10.

Who was the first Portuguese Viceroy in India?
(a)Diaz
(b)Vasco da Gama
(c)Francisco de Almeida
(d)Albuquerque
Answer is: CNA
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