Online Test of Chapter 5 The Age of Industrialisation Test 2 History (Social Science S.St)| Class 10th

Q.1- In which year Henry Patullo establish a Company?
a. 1772
b. 1775
c. 1790
d. 1770

Q.2- Which War caused new problems for Indian weavers?
a. The American Civil War
b. First world war
c. Second world war
d. None of these

Q.3- What was the causes led to decline of weaving industry in India?
a. By the 1850s, export markets collapsed, local markets shrank
b. The cheap, machine-produced goods of Manchester glutted the Indian market
c. The civil war in America stopped cotton exports to Britain
d. Both b and c

Q.4- When did the export of Indian yarn to China declined?
a. 1906
b. 1910
c. 1915
d. 1902

Q.5- What do you mean by ‘fly shuttle’?
a. A mechanical device, used by weavers, moved by means of ropes and pulleys
b. A mechanical device which increased production in factories
c. The device which places horizontal threads (the weft) into the vertical threads (the warp)
d. Both a and c

Q.6- What were supply during the First World War from Indian factories?
a. Jute bags and cloth for army uniforms
b. Tents and leather boots
c. Horse and mule saddles
d. All of these

Q.7- What were the main interests of the European Managing Agencies, which dominated industrial production in India?
a. High profitable production
b. Tea and coffee plantations, acquiring land at cheap rates
c. Investing in mining, indigo and jute required for export trade
d. Both (a) and (b)

Q.8- Who produced music book that Dawn of the Century?
a. New Comen
b. James Watt
c. E. T. Paul
d. None of these

Q.9- Who created the cotton mill in England?
a. Richard Arkwright
b. James Watt
c. Mathew Boulton
d. None of these

Q.10- Which pre-colonial port connected India to the Gulf countries and the Red Sea ports?
a. Bombay
b. Hooghly
c. Surat
d. Machhalipatanam

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