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The Height of Imperialism 1890-1914


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  • 1. 
    Extension of a nation's power over other lands
    • A. 

      Direct rule

    • B. 

      Singapore

    • C. 

      Imperialism

    • D. 

      Protectorate

    • E. 

      Indirect rule

  • 2. 
    Governing by working with existing political elites
    • A. 

      Direct rule

    • B. 

      Singapore

    • C. 

      Imperialism

    • D. 

      Protectorate

    • E. 

      Indirect rule

  • 3. 
    Replacement of local rulers with officials from the mother country
    • A. 

      Direct rule

    • B. 

      Singapore

    • C. 

      Imperialism

    • D. 

      Protectorate

    • E. 

      Indirect rule

  • 4. 
    Political unit dependent on another for protection
    • A. 

      Direct rule

    • B. 

      Singapore

    • C. 

      Imperialism

    • D. 

      Protectorate

    • E. 

      Indirect rule

  • 5. 
    "city of the lion"
    • A. 

      Direct rule

    • B. 

      Singapore

    • C. 

      Imperialism

    • D. 

      Protectorate

    • E. 

      Indirect rule

  • 6. 
    The Spanish - American War resulted in
    • A. 

      A humiliating defeat for the United States.

    • B. 

      An important peace conference.

    • C. 

      War with Thailand.

    • D. 

      New territories for the United States

  • 7. 
    All of the following came under French control EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Vietnam.

    • B. 

      Cambodia.

    • C. 

      Thailand.

    • D. 

      Laos.

  • 8. 
    In1800, the only two societies in Southeast Asia that were under European rule were
    • A. 

      The Philippines and the Dutch East Indies.

    • B. 

      Singapore

    • C. 

      Laos and Thailand.

    • D. 

      Vietnam and Japan.

  • 9. 
    In Burma, the British
    • A. 

      Engaged in activities that led to the collapse of the Burmese monarchy

    • B. 

      Allowed the local king to rule on their behalf

    • C. 

      Agreed with France to let the country remain an independent buffer state.

    • D. 

      Made King Mongkut emperor.

  • 10. 
    Colonial  powers harmed their colonies by
    • A. 

      Keeping wages low and taxes high

    • B. 

      Buikding railroads and highways

    • C. 

      Creating an entrepreneurial class.

    • D. 

      Allowing some sharing of profits.

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