Trivia Facts Quiz On History Of The British Raj In India!

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Trivia Facts Quiz On History Of The British Raj In India!

Below is some trivia facts quiz on the history of the British Raj in India! This period is the period in which the British ruled over India, its People, and Resources. It began when the East India Company was transferred to Queen Victoria last ninety years. Take this quiz and get to see how much you know from this period.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Tea

    • B. 

      Cotton

    • C. 

      Wool

  • 2. 
    Which Indian state did Robert Clive gain control of?
    • A. 

      Mumbai

    • B. 

      Bengal

    • C. 

      Bemgal

  • 3. 
    Many individual Indian rulers fought to keep the Bitish out of their territory, however, traditional rivalries kept them from uniting.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The East Indian Company gained enormous wealth from India especially after the Mughal empress gave it the right to collect taxes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which of the following did the British not improve?
    • A. 

      Roads

    • B. 

      Ports

    • C. 

      Culture

  • 6. 
    The British goods had free entry into India while importing of Indian goods were prohibited in Britain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of the following Indian industries collapsed?
    • A. 

      Metal working

    • B. 

      Paper making

    • C. 

      Glass making

  • 8. 
    Because of tax, Indian goods were more expensive than British goods in India.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which of the following did the British do?
    • A. 

      Telegraph service

    • B. 

      Set up uniform postal rate

    • C. 

      Dig Irrigation canals