The British imposed vernacular press act
Answer: to contain rising discontentment among Indians
Who developed the first prining press in 1430s?
“Printing is the ultimate gift of God and the greatest one”. Who spoke these words?
Who brought printing to Europe?
Which of the following was the first book printed by Gutenberg?
Printing was first developed in
What was the fly shuttle used for
First country to undergo the industrial revolution:
18th Century India witnessed the decline of which port town?
Which of the following was known as “finishing centre”?
Which of the following explains proto-industrialization?
Answer: Early industrial production preceding stage of industrialisation
The paid servants of the East India Company were
Which of the following group of industries were the dynamic industries of England during its earliest phase of industrialization?
Answer: Cotton and metals
Which of the following best defines a Jobber?
Answer: Employed by industrialists to get new recruits
In which of the following field demand for labour was seasonal?
Who devised the Spinning Jenny?
Who among the following improved the steam engine produced by New Comen?
In India, the first cotton mill was set up in
Who invented the steam engine
Which one of the following factories was considered as a symbol of new era in England in the late eighteenth century?