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Defined as ‘the establishment, exploitation, maintenance, acquisition and expansion of colony in one territory by a political power from another territory’, colonialism is something which has changed the way we all live and work forever. The 16th century to the mid-20th century was a period of European colonialism, with Britain, France, the Netherlands, Spain, Russia and Portugal all establishing colonies to bolster their home economies.
 
The voyages, discoveries, schemes and wars have been studied endlessly by scholars and experts – but how much do you think you know about colonialism? Can you name the different types of colonialism? What’s the largest British colony that still exists today? Where was German New Guinea situated? We know the questions are tough – but that’s why you’re here, right?! Get quizzing right now and test your intellect against our finest quizzes!

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  • Modern colonialism started with the Age of...
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  • Ice Age hunters were the first people to migrate to North America.
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  • The greatest legacy of the French and Spanish explorers was the long-lived political institutions that still exist today.
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  • Which of the following statements about the English Puritans is not true?
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  • A Brief account of the Destruction of the Indies was:

  • The Spanish colonial encomienda system:

  • To influence colonial societal structure, Spain:

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