Imperialism
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  • Question 1
    10 seconds
    Q.

    Why did many industrialized or advanced countries need to takeover less advanced countries?

    answer choices

    For better climate and cleaner environment

    To create a democratic government

    To teach the local population about recycling

    To claim or takeover natural resources located in those countries

  • Question 2
    10 seconds
    Q.

    Why were European countries interested in colonizing Africa during the Age of Imperialism?

    answer choices

    They wanted Africa's natural resources

    They wanted land to develop new types of ships

    They wanted to create a perfect society

    They wanted to learn new languages

  • Question 3
    10 seconds
    Q.

    The race for European countries to claim land in Africa was called the _________.

    answer choices

    Scramble for Africa

    African Marathon

    Great Competition

    Monopoly

  • Question 4
    10 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following is true about the Boxer Rebellion?

    answer choices

    The rebellion took place in Japan.

    The Boxers were trying to keep Christianity in China.

    The Boxers were unhappy with foreign influence in China.

    The Boxers were able to drive out the foreigners from China.

  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. This country in Asia was known as Britain's "crown jewel".
    answer choices
    China
    India
    Manchuria
    Korea
  • Question 6
    20 seconds
    Q.

    What resource did Britain want from India?

    answer choices

    cotton

    tea

    wheat

    coal

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The Berlin Conference split up ________ among European nations.

    answer choices

    Africa

    Asia

    Australia

    South America

  • Question 8
    20 seconds
    Q.

    The Monroe Doctrine prevented Europe from taking over countries in __________________

    answer choices

    North America only

    South America only

    Asia

    North and South America

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Africa was controlled mainly by all of the following, except:
    answer choices
    France
    Britain
    Belgium
    Russia
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What does the phrase "the sun never sets over the British Empire" mean?

    answer choices

    it's always sunny in Britain

    it shows how large their empire was

    it shows how dangerous they were

    is a reference to the shiny money they had

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. During US imperialism, the US wanted Hawaii for what reason?
    answer choices
    sugar
    oil
    pineapple
    gold
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. The Boxer Rebellion was an attempt to remove westerners from India
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The Opium War was caused by Britain continuing to sell opium to China.

    answer choices

    True

    False

  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q. Where did the Sepoy Rebellion occur?
    answer choices
    Germany
    France
    India
    Britain
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. Who won the Sepoy Rebellion?
    answer choices
    France
    Britain
    India
    Japan
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. What territories did the US gain as a result of its victory over Spain in the Spanish-American War?
    answer choices
    Philippines, Puerto Rico, Panama
    Philippines, Puerto Rico, Guam, Cuba
    Puerto Rico, Panama, Haiti
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. Who was the leader of the Philippine Insurrection (Bolo War) against the US?
    answer choices
    William Taft
    William McKinley
    Emilio Aguinaldo
    Valeriano Weyler
  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. Imperialism is __________.
    answer choices
    when a powerful nation uses its resources to help a weaker nation
    when a weaker nation invites a powerful nation to help it industrialize
    when a powerful nation takes control of the economy and government of a weaker nation
    when weak nations join together to fight a strong nation
  • Question 19
    45 seconds
    Q. Japan was tired of foreign involvement, so they closed themselves off for 200 years. This represents what vocabulary word? 
    answer choices
    Isolationism
    Empire
    Exploit
    Civilized
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following events led to Japan being opened up to foreign trade?

    answer choices

    Admiral Matthew Perry landing in Tokyo with warships

    The Boxer Rebellion

    Queen Liliuokalani being overthrown

    The Sepoy Mutiny

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