The Height Of Imperialism (wh) Ch21

20 Questions  I  By Thor1872 on March 16, 2011
Students will evidence their knowledge and understanding of the height of imperialism.

  

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1.  What nation forced Vietnam to become its protectorate to prevent a rival power from expanding in the region?
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2.  Analyze the document and answer the questions to follow the document.  Base your answers on the document and on your knowledge of world history.Miguel Hidalgo, a parish priest living in a small village about 100 miles from Mexico City, had studied the French Revolution.  Hidalgo roused the local Native Americans and mestizos to free themselves from Spanish rule.  On September 16, 1810.  Hidalgo's army attacked the Spaniards.     "My children, this day comes to us a new dispensation.  Are you ready to receive it?  Wil you be free?  Will you make the effort to recover from the hated Spanish the lands stolen from your forefathers 300 years ago?"What emotions is Hidalgo trying to arouse?
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3.   "Europeans have a moral responsibility to civilize primitive people." This statement best expresses which of the following concepts?
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4.  Who led his forces over the Andes, surprising Spanish troops and winning independence for Chile?
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5.  Analyze this chart to answer the question that follows.  Base your answer on the chart and on your knowledge of world history.
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6.  Who were the Afrikaners?
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7.  What colony did Queen Victoria consider her "Jewel in the Crown"?
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8.  ________ controlled land and business in Latin America but were regarded as second-class citizens by European officials there.
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9.  Which of the following connects the Mediterranean and Red Seas?
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10.  Which famous leader used nonviolent resistance to help win independence for India?
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11.  A political unit that depends on another government for protection is known as _______.
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12.  Which country ruled its African possessions through direct rule?
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13.  Which of the following was a result of the Sepoy Mutiny?
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14.  Unlike earlier imperialism, which desire became a motive for the new imperialism of the late nineteenth century?
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15.  Use this map to determine why the Panama Canal is important to the United States.
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16.  The Boers fought with many _______ people, especially the Zulu of South Africa.
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17.  The British East India Company hired Indian soldiers called _______ to protect its interest in India.
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18.  A common phrase in the nineteenth century was "the sun never sets on the _______ empire." To which country in the chart does this phrase refer?
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19.  As a result of a slave revolt led by Francois-Dominique Toussaint-Louverture, Which of the following became Latin America's first independent nation?
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20.  Which of the following is a major reason why Latin American countries remained economically dependent after political independence?
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