India Under British Rule. Chapter Eight Section 4 By Brian Boyle, Sam Yarosh , and Meg Boeni. A Timeline of British Involvement in India. 1498 – Portuguese traders become the first Europeans to gain a foothold in India. 1600 – England sets up the East India Trading Company
Chapter Eight Section 4
By Brian Boyle, Sam Yarosh, and Meg Boeni
***FunFact***The word Khaki was originally an Indian word spread to England through trade.
Sepoys were Indian troops who served in the British army
Social and Political Changes
Modernization vs. return to native customs