To control large territories directly
To trade with faraway lands
To set up colonies in other lands
To convert primitive people to Christianity
Balwantrao Gangadhar Tilak
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
Jose de San Martin
The rise of an Indian nationalist movement
The end of British direct rule in India
The end of recruiting Indian troops for the British army
The return of the Mogul ruler
They imported raw materials and exported finished goods.
They grew food instead of cash crops.
They built factories instead of boosting farm production.
They exported raw materials and imported finished goods.
The "white man's burden"
The Monroe Doctrine
It is the only way to get from New York City to San Francisco.
It makes travel by sea from New York to San Francisco Possible.
It connects the east and west coasts of the United States to Latin American ports.
It shortens the sailing distance between the east and west coasts of the United States by many thousands of miles.
Appreciation for their Spanish heritage
A and D only
B and C only
A and C only
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