AP World History Unit V Chapter 24
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Kingdom of Mataram
It was a kingdom located in Java when the Dutch East Trading company arrived.
They were the troops of European armies that came from Asian colonies, like India or Java.
It means royalty in Sanskrit and was used as the name for the princes or kings that ruled in India.
It was an important battle in India that allowed the British to take over the rest of India, kicking the French out.
He was the man who was in charge during the battle at Plassey.
They were the cities from which the British ruled and controlled all of India.
They were the states that were not directly ruled by the British, but they had to do what they said.
They were the corrupt businessmen from Britain that went to India to try and make money for them self.
He was a person high up in the Trading Company who saw the corruption that was almost everywhere.
It was a battle in South Africa between the British and the Zulus. The Zulu somehow were able to beat the British.
These were the places where Europeans would go to colonize for raw materials and sell them back refined goods.
These were places where the Europeans had greatly depleted the population and taken over as the majority.
These were the places where the Europeans chose to conquer and use for living and raw materials.
White Racial Supremacy
It is the belief that the Europeans or the whites are the most powerful race there is on the planet.
This was where a large group of Boers, the white settlers of South Africa, moved to the north to escape the British.
These were the places the Boers went and created after the British invasion. There was the Orange and Transvaal.
He was a British businessman who wanted to get rid of the Boer Republics. He controlled it so the war began.
Boer War (-)
It was a war between the British and the Boer republics. The British won the war of course and took over.
He was a British explorer who journeyed around a lot of the Pacific Ocean for the British Empire in the 1700s.
He was a ruler in Hawaii who was given assistance by the British to take over all the islands.