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Motives for imperialism

Countries wanted more power and money

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Social Darwinism

Belief that natives would die out if they didn't except and adapt to the new way of life

3

White man's burden

Europeans needed to help natives with a better life

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Cycle of conquest

1. Send explorers
2. Military
3. Missionaries
4. Settlers
5. New colony

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Livingstone

Went missing

6

Stanley

Found livingstone

7

James cook

Claimed Australia for the UK

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Colombian Exchange

Trade between Africa, Europe, and South America

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Crimean war

War over trade routes in the Ottoman Empire

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Opium wars

Trade wars between IK and China

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Definition of imperialsim

Domination of one country over another area