Name the book published by E.T. Paul?
How is history of industrialization often related
to First Factories?
What does 'Proto Industrialization' mean?
What were 'trade guilds'?
Why did merchants turn to countryside?
Who is a 'Stapler' and a ' fuller'?
How did income from proto-industrial production
supplement the shrinking income of small farmers?
Which place was known as finishing centre?
Who was a merchant clothier?
Who created the cotton mill?
How did introduction of cotton mill make
supervision of workers easy?
Which two were the first dynamic industries of
Had new industries totally replaced the
Which non-mechanized sectors of industries were
grown with small innovations?
What was the drawback of new technology for
merchants and industrialists?
Who improved the steam engine? Who manufactured
the new model?
Why did upper classes in Victorian Britain
prefer things made by hand?
How were workers hostile to new technology?
From which pre-colonial ports was vibrant sea
How did Indian merchants and bankers help in the
export of trade?
Why did East India Company want to establish its
monopoly on the rights to trade?
Who was a 'Gomastha'?
Why were loans given to the weavers by the
What was the prediction of Henry Patullo, a
company official about Indian textiles?
Which two problems were faced by cotton weavers
When did the first cotton mill come up in India?
When was the first jute mill set up in India?
Name the entrepreneurs or industrialists of
How did Dinshaw Petit and J.N. Tata establish
their industrial empire in Bombay?
Name the European Managing agencies which
controlled a large sector of Indian industries after the First World War.
How did European agencies control Indian
Where did the workers come from, to work in
Who was a jobber?
In which industries were European managing
Which products were produced by Indian factories
during First World War?
What was fly shuttle?
What were the benefits of fly shuttle?
Why was advertisement of the products made in
Why were labels used on cloth bundles?
Why did images of gods and goddesses appear on
Why were manufacturers printing calendars to popularize
Why do figures of important passengers like
nawabs and emperors appear on the advertisement and calendars?
How did advertisements become a vehicle of the
nationalist message of Swadeshi?
Why is this period called as 'Age of
How was cloth manufactured in England during the
Why was the steam engine slow to be accepted by
How was infrastructure developed after the
Explain how European companies gradually gained
power over industries in India?
How did the British establish a monopoly in
cotton and silk trade?
Why was the 'Jobber' employed by Indian
How did the 'fly shuttle' help in improving the
Why did workers fear the Sipping Jenny?
What were the causes of decline of the old ports
Why did people not like machine-made goods? Give
How did the small-scale industries predominate
Why was the industrial growth slow till the
First World War?
Why could Manchester never recapture its old
position in the Indian market after the war?
What was the condition of the weavers in
surviving the famines and competition?
What does the picture indicate on the famous
book 'Dawn of the Century'?
What picture is shown on the cover of two
How were there clashes between gomasthas and
weavers later on?
Which phase of Industrialization is called
Proto-Industrialization and why?
How Proto-Industrial system worked?
How did factories emerge on the landscape of
Where did the workers come from?
What steps were taken by East India Company to
control the market of cotton and silk goods?
"The system of advance proved harmful for
the weavers." How?
How did factories in England multiply in the
late 18th century?
How rapid was the process of industrialization
What kind of lives did the workers lead during
Why were the British worried about imports from
What problems did the cotton weavers face in
How did the British market their goods in India?
What do you know about early entrepreneurs of
Why did merchants turn to countryside, rather
than setting up business in towns?
In what ways proto-industrial production helped
the poor farmers in countryside?
How did Indian merchants control the goods
production for exports?
How could certain groups of weavers survive the
competition with mill industries?
Which is the pioneer country in
(a) Russia (b)
(c) England (d)
None of these
Where was the first cotton mill set up?
(a) Surat (b)
(c) Calcutta (d)
What were the two dynamic industries of England?
(a) Silk and Cotton
(b) Jute and Cotton
(c) Agriculture and Commerce
(d) Cotton and Metals
What was the work of a 'fuller'?
(a) Fight the enemy (b) Gather
(c) Arrange labourers (d) None of
Why did the upper classes in Victorian Britain prefer
(a) Cheap (b)
(c) Easily available (d)
Both (a) and (b)
question_answer84) Do you think that technological
changes occurred slowly?
question_answer85) How could you say that famines
did not affect the sale of Banarasi orBaluchari saris?
question_answer86) How international financial
systems led to periodic debt crisis in thedeveloping countries?
question_answer87) How were floating exchange rates
question_answer88) How mass production led to spurt
in the purchase of electronic goods in the US?
question_answer89) How were weavers affected by the
monopoly rights of trade by East India Company?
question_answer90) Do you think that technological
changes occurred slowly?
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