(ii) During his term as the faujdar of Dindigul, he established a modern
(iii) Due to his successful defence of Seringapatam, against the Marathas in
1759, he was given the title of Fateh Haider Bahadur by Nanjarajar, the king
of Mysore.
(iv) He was not only a capable military leader and efficient administrator, but
also a wellread man.
Select the answer from the codes given below:
(a) ii and iii
(b) ii and iv
(c) i, ii and iv
(d) ii, iii and iv
Which of the following are true about Haider Ali
(i) He assumed all the power by overthrowing Nanjarajar.
(ii) He conquered and annexed several territories such as Coorg, Malabar,
Bellary and Gooty.
(iii) He fought the first and second Anglo Mysore wars against the British.
(iv) He was killed by the British in the Second Anglo-Mysore war.
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) ii and iii
(b) i, iii and iv
(c) i, ii and iii
(d) i and iv
Tipu Sultan
(i) Attempted to introduce modem industries in Mysore by inviting foreign
(ii) Sent embassies to France, Turkey, Iran and Pegu to develop foreign trade.
(iii) Attempted to set up a state trading company on the European lines.
(iv) Introduced a new system of coinage, new scales of weights and
measures, and a new calendar.
(v) Established a modem arsenal at Dindigul with French help.
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, iii, iv and v
(b) i, ii, iii and iv
(c) ii, iii, iv and v