over Chinese society, economy, and politics.
Which countries had influence in China in 1912?
How did the events you have learned about (Opium War, Treaty of Nanking, Taiping Rebellion, and the Boxer
Rebellion) lead to the situation shown in the map?
Why did European countries desire Southeast Asian lands?
How might the idea of capitalism, which was inherent in imperialism, affect the spread of communism in Asia?
Explain the political, economic, and social changes that occurred as a result of European imperialism. Think big
Do the positive effects of imperialism outweigh the negatives? What do you think and why?