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1

This system required all trade ships and goods to go through the Portuguese

cartaza system

2

Who was the first Portuguese explorer to arrive in Calicut, India in 1542?

Vasco da Gama

3

This was an important trade city because it it connected to three main world regions

Calicut

4

By 1515 who controlled all trade in the spice trade?

Portuguese

5

The Portuguese also had control of trade operation in....

Goa and the Island of Sri Lanka

6

Which port was closed go all non-Portuguese companies?

Diu in Gujarat on the Indian West Coast

7

What company replaced the Portuguese?

Dutch East India Company

8

What was the region in south-east India that the Dutch controlled in trade?

Coromandel Coast

9

What acted as a form of currency in Southeast Asia?

Indian Textiles

10

Who chartered the East India Company as a joint stock company?

Queen Elizabeth

11

The charter banned all other British trade companies creating what?

a monopoly

12

In 1612 the British fought whom off the coast of Surat, India?

Portuguese

13

What was the name of the battle between British and Portuguese in 1612?

Battle of Swali

14

After the British beat the Portuguese in the Battle of Swali, what did the British claim?

dominance over all Indian trade

15

Who gained British permission to buy land and build factories on the Indian coast?

Thomas Roe

16

What was the main profit for the British with Indian trade?

textiles

17

Who were the first to establish trade routes with India?

Portuguese