Matthew_McDonald_-_SAQ_-_Chapter_13 - SAQ Directions 1 Take your time and read each prompt carefully 2 Type answers in the space after each prompt 3 Use

Matthew_McDonald_-_SAQ_-_Chapter_13 - SAQ Directions 1 Take...

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SAQDirections:1.Take your time and read each prompt carefully.2.Type answers in the space after each prompt.3.Use a different color TEXTto type your answers.4.Write in complete sentences and answer all parts of the prompt.5.Hit “Submit” when completed before the time expires.“The seventeenth century saw the heyday of the [European] East India Companies. They became an inevitable part of the politics and economy of South India, finding their way into the society and even the vocabulary of the local people. The ‘kumbini’,* as the local populace called it, was not to be ignored. As with the rest [of the population], the spinners and weavers, the washers, the dyers and the once powerful textile-merchant guilds had their links with the company [warehouses]. Of course there were also those merchants and weavers who operated independently of the company, but their proportion was small.With the establishment of the rival European companies in the seventeenth century, the lives of the

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