NCERT Class 10 Social Science History Chapter 4 The Making Of A Global World | One Mark Questions

Class 10 Social Sciences Chapter 4 History
The Making Of A Global World

One mark questions

1. Where did the European powers meet in 1885 for dividing Africa?

Berlin

2. From which states did most of Indentured workers in India come from?

Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and dry districts of Tamil Nadu

3. El Dorado in South America was famous as ………………………

The fabled city of gold

4. What are canal colonies?

The term canal colonies is used to refer to the areas irrigated by the canals built by the British Indian government.

5. The assembly line production of cars was pioneered by …………………………

Henry Ford

6. During the colonial period which part of India was known as the Canal Colony?

Punjab

7. Name the Bretton Woods Twins

The IMF and the World Bank

8. Name the Axis powers

Nazi Germany, Japan and Italy

9. What was the most powerful weapon used by Spain to conquer America?

Germs

10. How did the rinderpest disease reach Africa?

Rinderpest was a disease affecting cattle and it reached Africa through cattle imported to feed Italian soldiers in Africa.

11. Name the region that was badly affected by the rinderpest disease?

Africa

12. Mass production in 1920s was pioneered by …………………..

Henry Ford

13. What does the term rinderpest refer to?

Cattle disease

14. Why were a large number of native Americans killed by small pox?

They were not immune to the disease.

15. Name the international body set up with the objective of financing post war reconstruction

World Bank

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16. The term allies refers to …………………………..

Britain, Russia and France

17. Name the economist who said that Indian gold exports promoted economic recovery at the time of the Great Depression.

John Maynard Keynes

18. Which was the main destination of Indian indentured migrants?

Caribbean islands

19. The introduction of which crop enabled poor people in Europe to eat better and live longer?

Potato

20. Name the routes linking Asia with Europe and northern Africa

Silk routes

21. The year in which the European powers met in Berlin to divide Africa among themselves

1885

22. What is G-77

It is the group of developing nations.

23. The post war international economic system is also called

Bretton Wood system

24. The Chutney Music was popular in ……………………

Trinidad and Guyana

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