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What country was in the center of the struggle known as the great game?
What is a source of ivory?
What was the name of the missionary that was considered to be lost or dead in Africa in the 1860's?
What leader broke away from the ottoman empire and began a hereditary monarchy in egypt?
When did europeans first begin making trade contacts in sub saharan Africa?
What was the name of the meeting in which 14 countries agreed on the rules of claiming and colonizing Africa?
In the 1830's thousands of boers moved north in what was known as?
the great trek
A territory with its own internal government, but is under control of an outside power is what?
What was a major mineral resource found in the belgian congo?
In the early-mid 1800's who controlled the mediterranean?
What was the first recoil operated machine gun?
What African leader used his military to create a centralized state in southern Africa?
What was a major mineral resource found in South Africa?
When did the east India trading company begin its control of india?
Who paid henry stanley for information on the Congo river ?
How many congolese died from abuse under Leopolds rule?
Army nurses were officially used in what war?
Who led the Persian tobacco protest in the late 19th century?
What newspaper hired henry stanley to travel to africa?
New york harold
What was NOT a negative effect of colonizing Africa?
shorter life span
King Mongkut modernized what nation?
Which was NOT a positive effect of colonizing Africa?
What discovery in the middle east in the early 1900's led to increased interest in the area?
Which was not one of the 3 largest ethnic groups in Nigeria in the 1800's?
Who won the Crimean War?
Land used for rice production in Indochina increased by ______ in the 1800's?
The Hausa-Fulani were what?
What Ethiopian emperor defeated the italians?
Before European domination, most africans had what type of religious beliefs?
What group of people settled the cape of good hope in 1652?
What made traveling in the interior of Africa easier for the 1800's Europeans?
What nation did king Leopold II rule over?
Who said " Dr Livingston I presume"?
What country always preferred direct control of its colonies?
An independent but less developed country controlled by private business interests rather than other governments
Those who viewed Africans as incapable of running a country preferred _________ control when managing a colony
Why was Britain's most important colony India?
What did the British settle on as a trading base between china and india?
An area in which an outside power claims exclusive investment or trading privileges is considered to be in that country's __________
sphere of influence
In the Boer war, the boers used what type of strategy?
What was NOT a factor that made imperialism in Africa easier for eauropeans?
new air travel
What group did east africans rebel against in the early 20th century?
A territory governed internally by a foreign power is a _________
East africans believed what would dissolve bullets?
The construction of the __________ sent egypt into a great deal of debt
Which is NOT a land Russia took from the ottomans?
Which was NOT a cash crop planted on plantations in central and south africa?
What US president annexed hawaii?
What type of colonial management relies on existing rulers managing the colony?
What drug was invented to fight malaria in 1829?
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