Imperialism and the Opium Wars1.What is the difference between “imperialism” and “colonialism?”-Imperialism could simply mean the creating of an empire by expanding into the neighboring states or regions and also expanding its dominance. Colonialism however is a period where a country conquers and rules over other states or regions. The difference between the new imperialism (19thcentury) and the old colonialism (16th-17thcentury) was that Europeans came and conquered stayed. Imperialism on the other hand, the Europeans exploited Africa, India and south East Asia as a source of raw materials and controlled the political system. 2.What happened in 1997?3.What are two things that describe China at the time of the Manchu dynasty?