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Opium Wars

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10 questions

  • 1. Multiple Choice
    30 seconds
    1 pt

    Why was trade with China particularly important to Great Britain?

    The British sourced opium from China

    The British sourced silver from China

    The British sourced rice from China

    The British sourced tea from China

  • 2. Multiple Choice
    30 seconds
    1 pt

    Why were the Opium Wars significant?

    It forced China to change to a democratic government

    It forced Great Britain to recognise the importance of Confucian values

    It forced China to open its doors to trade with the western world

    It forced Great Britain to open its doors to trade with the Qing dynasty.

  • 3. Multiple Choice
    30 seconds
    1 pt

    What was the main reason Lord Macartney's mission of 1793 failed to secure Britain privileged trading status?

    He refused to speak Mandarin to the Emperor

    He refused to kowtow to the Emperor

    He refused to eat Chinese food

    He refused to travel to Peking to see the Emperor

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