(ii) It was granted a charter by Queen Elizabeth in 1600 giving it the
monopoly of Eastern trade for an indefinite period.
(iii) The Company’s monopoly of Eastern trade was abolished by James I in
(iv) It decided to open a factory at Surat in 1608.
Choose the answer from the codes below:
(a) i and ii
(b) i, ii and iv
(c) i, iii and iv
(d) i and iv
Match List I with List II and select the answer using the codes given below.
      List I                                                           List II
      (i) Arrival of Hawkins at Jahangir’s court                       (a) 1599
      (ii) ArrivalofThomas Roe at Jahangir’s court                     (b) 1609
      (iii) Arrival of Milden-hall in India                            (c) 1612
      (iv) Defeat of Portuguese fleet by English at Swally             (d) 1615
(a) i-A, ii-C, iii-B, iv-D
(b) i-B, ii-D, iii-A, iv-C
(c) i-C, ii-D, iii-A, iv-B
(d) i-D, ii-B, iii-C, iv-A
Which code gives the correct matching of the following lists?
      List I List II
      (i) 1611 (a) Jahangir’s Farman permitting the English to set up a factory
                  at Surat
      (ii)        (b) Establishment of an English factory at Masulipatam
      (iii)       (c) Establishment of an English factory at Armagaon near
      1619        Pulicat
      (iv)        (d) Departure of Sir Thomas Roe for England
(a) i-C, ii-A, iii-D, iv-B
(b) i-A, ii-D, iii-C, iv-B
(c) i-D, ii-B, iii-A, iv-C