Imperialism
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Which area of the world was most directly affected by the decisions made at the Berlin Conference?
    answer choices
    South America
    India 
    China
    Africa
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What was a direct result of the Opium War in 19th-century China?
    answer choices
    Jiang Jieshi (Chiang Kai-shek) fled to Taiwan.
    Chinese ports were opened for trade with European powers. 
    Kublai Khan rose to power in China. 
    Japan gained control of Hong Kong.
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. What is imperialism?
    answer choices
    belief that one race is superior to others
    theory that those who are fittest for survival enjoy wealth and success and are superior to others
    belief that people's greatest loyalty should be to a nation of people who share a common culture and history.
    policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other countries politically, economically, and/or socially.
  • Question 4
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    Q. The main motivation for imperialism was 
    answer choices
    economic.
    religious.
    ideological.
    political.
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following was the most important motivation for imperialism? 
    answer choices
    Economic reasons due to the Industrial Revolution
     Social and cultural reasons 
    Military reasons
    The desire for glory and power
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following was the most important motivation for imperialism? 
    answer choices
    Economic reasons due to the Industrial Revolution
     Social and cultural reasons 
    Military reasons
    The desire for glory and power
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Social Darwinism was used as proof of:
    answer choices
    Superiority of Europe
    Evolution of animals
    Importance of region
    Need for learning about cultures
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is a main player for imperialism?
    answer choices
    China
    India
    Africa
    Great Britain
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. The poem "White ma's burden" is defending what?
    answer choices
    imperialism
    industrialization
    slavery
    equality
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. What is social darwinism?
    answer choices
    Survival of the fittest in society
    The idea that some races are better than others
    The idea that you need to "civilize" other cultures
    all of these options
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. The “fittest” of society were the Europeans because they enjoyed wealth, success, and technological progress
    answer choices
    Survival of the fittest
    Darwin theory
    Social Darwinism
    White Man's Burden
  • Question 12
    120 seconds
    Q. The infamous "Scramble for Africa" referred to:
    answer choices
    A major race that was held across the plains of Africa
    A period when the European powers conquered and divided most of Africa amongst themselves
    A war that Britain launched against the Boers in South Africa
    A period when the European powers rushed to establish friendly relations with nations across Africa
  • Question 13
    120 seconds
    Q. What happened as a result of the Berlin Conference of 1884-1885? 
    answer choices
    France and Britain agreed to govern their African colonies jointly. 
    There was less fighting between African leaders and European powers. 
    African leaders voiced their suggestions for better relations with European powers. 
    Europeans divided Africa into colonies without consulting African leaders. 
  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q. Native Indians who served in the British East India Co. army
    answer choices
    Raja
    Viceroy
    Sepoy
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the Raj?
    answer choices
    The Raj is the name of the native Indians who served
    in the British East India Co. army.
    The Raj is the name of the era of British colonial rule over India. (1858-1947)
  • Question 16
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    Q.  Why was India called the "jewel in the crown"?
    answer choices
    It was the most valuable of all Britain's colonies.
    The success of India's self sufficient economy strengthened Britain.
    The sepoy were a perfect model of successful imperialism.
    it had vast supply of diamonds, rubies, and sapphires.
  • Question 17
    120 seconds
    Q. What product did the government of China try to prevent the British from trading in their country?
    answer choices
    opium
    gold
    tea
    silk
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. Africa was called ___________________ because the interior was largely unexplored.
    answer choices
    the Dark Continent
    Berlin Conference
    Geographic Lines
    Survival of the fittest
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. What was referred to as "the Jewel in the Crown"
    answer choices
    China
    Africa
    Great Britian
    India
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. Which situation was a result of the 1884 Berlin  Conference?
    answer choices
    Monarchies were restored to power in Europe
    Africa was divided without regard to ethnic groups
    The slave trade with South America was eliminated
    The League of Nations was formed
  • Question 21
    30 seconds
    Q. What was the intended goal of "White Man's Burden"?
    answer choices
    To end European rule in weaker nations
    to "modernize and westernize" regions and spread Christianity
    to prevent people from gaining natural rights
    to promote industrialization and urbanization
  • Question 22
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    Q. Which European was viewed as the most powerful nation in the Age of Imperialism?
    answer choices
    Germany
    Italy
    Great Britain
    France
  • Question 23
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    Q. What led to the Sepoy's rising up against the British?
    answer choices
    imbalance of society
    gun cartridges greased with beef and pork fat
    a social hiearchy where nobles reign
    the clergy controlling all aspects of society
  • Question 24
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    Q. After the Sepoy Rebellion, what happened to India?
    answer choices
    gained independence
    Officially joined the British empire
    became an ally to France
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