8th History

VELLORE MUTINY – 1806

I. Choose the correct answer 1. The Vellore mutiny took place in the year a) 1806 b) 1807 c) 1808 2. The Sepoys were influenced by ____________ a) English officers b) Tipus family c) Robert cline 3. The Governor of Madras presidency at the time of Vellore sepoy mutiny was_____________ a) William Bentinck b) Cornwallis c) Robert clive II. Fill in the blanks: 1. The Indian Sepoys refused to wear the ___________ which led to the Mutiny. 2. ___________ was outside the fort when the mutiny started. 3. The mutiny was suppressed by _____________. III. Match the following 1. Tipu’s…