UPSC History Expansion Company and Bengal Nawabs Question Bank Arrival of Europeans

  • question_answer With reference to the entry of European powers into India. Which one of the following statements is not correct?

    A)  The Portuguese captured Goa in 1499.

    B)  The English opened their first factory in south India at Masulipatam.

    C)  In eastern India, the English company opened its first factory in Odisha in 1633.

    D)  Under the leadership of Dupleix, the French occupied Madras in 1746.

    Correct Answer: A

    Solution :

     The Portuguese captured Goa in 1510, except this statement, all the statements are correct.


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