Q. The terms “chintz and calicos” are associated with which of the following?

[A] Jute

[B] Cotton

[C] Banana

[D] Rice

Answer: B

Explanation: The cotton textile industry is one of the traditional industries of India. In the ancient and the medieval times, it used to be only a cottage industry.

India was famous worldwide for the production of muslin, a very fine variety of cotton cloth, calicos, chintz and other different varieties of fine cotton cloth.

Source: NCERT – India People & Economy