QUIZ
Age of empires
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19 questions
Q.

"Imperialism" means intense pride in your _____.

answer choices

empire

nation

ruler

football team

Q.

During the late 1800s, almost all of the continent of ____ came under direct control by European empires.

answer choices

Africa

Asia

South America

North America

Q.

This new country, created in 1871, developed a powerful industrial system based on science and heavy industry.

answer choices

Germany

France

Italy

Belgium

Q.

In Asia, the small country of _____ learned from Europe how to create an empire strong enough to defeat both China and Russia.

answer choices

Japan

Vietnam

Australia

India

Q.

Queen ____ led the British empire for more than 60 years.

answer choices

Victoria

Mary

Elizabeth

Helen

Q.

The German Chancellor, _________, organized a meeting of Europe's leaders in 1884 to divide up Africa in an orderly fashion.

answer choices

Bismarck

Emperor William II

Queen Victoria

Gladstone

Q.

Germany's emperor ______ wanted to create a great new empire and give his country "a place in the sun." Germany's only reliable ally was Austria.

answer choices

Williiam II

William I

Friedrich William IV

Frederick

Q.

Germany created a _____ to challenge Britain's control of the seas.

answer choices

navy

army

air force

marine corps

Q.

After 1897, Germany competed with Britain with _______ by creating a powerful navy.

answer choices

Britain

France

Russia

Italy

Q.

The Belgium king, ______, had his own colony in Africa.

answer choices

Leopold II

Leopold I

William I

William II

Q.

The Belgian king got rich by producing this product.

answer choices

rubber

cotton

gold

diamonds

Q.

The French competed with the British for the control of ___ .

answer choices

Africa

Asia

Europe

Australia

Q.

In 1911, Italy used force to take over the African country of _______ from the Ottoman Empire. It used airplanes in its war there.

answer choices

Libya

Ethiopia

Liberia

Egypt

Q.

As an empire, Austria was difficult to keep together because of conflicts between ______.

answer choices

nationalities

colonies

empires

religions

Q.

Russia differed from other countries in creating a _____ empire.

answer choices

land

sea

powerful

industrial

Q.

Russia's war with _______ was a disaster. It resulted in the revolution of 1905 in which the emperor agreed to share power.

answer choices

Japan

China

Germany

Austria

Q.

Growth of empires led to conflict between Britain and ____. (check all that apply)

answer choices

France

Russia

Germany

America

Q.

Countries wanted empires for many reasons, including ... (check all that apply).

answer choices

resources

strategic advantage

racism

the desire to promote peace

Q.

This cartoon is evidence that some Europeans thought Africans belonged to a separate _____.

answer choices

religion

ethnic group

class

race

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