Social Science CBSE Class 10 Sample Paper for 2023 Boards

What helped in the colonisation of Asian and African countries? Identify the correct statement from the following options.

  1. Intergovernmental policies for the expansion of trade
  2. Governmental invite to the mother countries for expansion
  3. Technology, investments and improvement in transport
  4. Capitalists of these regions wanted trade with colonial powers



So, the correct answer is (C) : Technology, investment, and improvements in transport.


  • colonization encouraged additional investments and advancements in transport.
  • Faster rails, lighter wagons, and larger ships helped to deliver food more rapidly and affordably from distant farms to the markets. 
  • These new technologies help them to colonize Asian and African countries.

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