(i) It began in 1745 and ended in 1748.
(ii) Anwar-ud-din, the nawab of the Carnatic, intervened in the war on behalf
of the English.
(iii) The French refused to obey the Nawab, and were defeated by him at St
Thome near the Adyar river.
(iv) Madras was restored to the English by the French after the war.
Select the answer from the codes given below:
(a) ii, iii and iv
(b) i, ii and iii
(c) i, ii and iv
(d) i, iii and iv
Which of the following statements about the Second Carnatic War are
(i) It began in 1749 and ended in 1754.
(ii) In the Carnatic, the French supported Chanda Sahib, while the British
supported Anwar-ud-din.
(iii) In 1749 the combined forces of Anwar-uddin and the British defeated
and killed Chanda Sahib.
(iv) In 1752 Anwar-ud-din was killed by Muhammad Ali who then became
the new nawab of Carnatic.
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i and ii
(b) ii and iii
(c) i and iv
(d) iii and iv
Arrange the following events in chronological order.
(i) Surrender of Pondicherry to the British
(ii) Replacement of the French by the English as the Nizam’s protectors
(iii) Departure of d’Ache for France
(iv) Arrival of Count de Lally in India
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) ii, iv, i, and iii
(b) iv, iii, ii and i
(c) iii, ii, i and iv
(d) i, ii, iii and iv