(i) It was formed in 1600 by a group of French merchants.
(ii) The man behind its formation was Colbert.
(iii) It was owned and managed by the French government.
(iv) It was abolished in 1725.
Choose the answer from the codes below:
(a) i and ii
(b) ii and iii
(c) iii and iv
(d) i and iii
When did the Danes form an East India Company and arrive in India?
(a) 1614
(b) 1615
(c) 1616
(d) 1617
Which of the following statements about the Danes in India are correct?
(i) They set up a factory at Tranquebar in Tamil Nadu in 1620.
(ii) They established a settlement at Serampore in Bengal in 1676.
(iii) Tranquebar was their headquarters in India.
(iv) Serampore was their headquarters in India. Select the answer from the
codes below:
(a) i and iii
(b) Ii and iii
(c) i, ii and iv
(d) i, ii and iii
When and to whom did the Danes sell all their settlements in India?
(a) 1750—French
(b) 1700—Portuguese
(c) 1800—Dutch
(d) 1845—British
Which of the following were the main items that were imported by
Europeans from India?
(i) Textiles
(ii) Indigo
(iii) Perfumes