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AP WORLD HISTORY Name _________________________ Date _____________ Period _______ European Imperialism in Africa and AsiaDirections: go to the website ahswhapimperialism.weebly.com Working individually or with a partner, answer the following questions. Begin by reading the background section,and then work through the specific case studies. BackgroundDefine the following terms:Imperialism:Industrialization:Nationalism:Social Darwinism:What were the main motivations behind European imperialism (hint: there are at least three)?Which of those motivations do youthink played the biggest role in imperialism? Why? Which played the smallest role? Why?Read through Kipling’s poem. Explain how that poem, coupled with the increasing idea ofSocial Darwinism, influenced European imperialism. What is the “white man’s burden”?
AP WORLD HISTORY Name _________________________ Date _____________ Period _______ AFRICABackgroundAnalyze at least three factors why European empires desired to colonize Africa.Document A

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