5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Cecil Rhodes
- Berlin Conference
- Maxim Gun
- a Battle where the Zulu nations lost to the British and gave way to British control of the kingdom.
- b A meeting from 1884-1885 at which representatives of European nations agreed on rules colonization of Africa.
- c British statesman and financier that believed in the duty of expanding the superior British race for the good of the planet.
- d The world's first automatic machine gun; gave Europeans a technical military edge over Africans.
- e Dutch farmers in South Africa who took land from natives.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Another name for the Boers.
- biggest "cash crops" that encouraged imperialism in Africa.
- Zulu chief in 1879 who refused to dismiss his army and accept British rule, the British invaded the Zulu nation and lost control of their kingdom.
- Conquering Africa to get raw materials and create trade markets.
- Only African areas that remained free of European control by WWI.
5 True/False Questions
King Leopold II → British statesman and financier that believed in the duty of expanding the superior British race for the good of the planet.
imperialism → Policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other countries politically, socially, and economically.
Boer War → Lasting from 1899 to 1902, Dutch colonists and the British competed for control of territory in South Africa; won by the British and created the Union of South Africa.
David Livingstone → Missionary from Scotland, traveled with a group of Africans deep into Central African Congo to promote Christianity.
social imperial motive → Racial superiority and religious conversion used as the reason to conquer less developed African peoples.