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Ch 11: History Alive Chapter 11: Expanding Empires Outside Europe

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The Expanding Empires Outside Europe chapter of this History Alive! World Connections Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with the expansion of empires outside of Europe. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Expanding Empires Outside Europe textbook chapter.

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  • Identify the lessons in the History Alive! Expanding Empires Outside Europe chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the empire expansion outside of Europe topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Chapter Topics

You'll learn all of the history topics covered in the textbook chapter, including:

  • Ming Dynasty achievements
  • China's society and culture in the Ming and Qing Dynasties
  • Emergence of empires in Eurasia
  • Decline of Muslim empires
  • Empires in Russian during the Age of Discovery

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6 Lessons in Chapter 11: History Alive Chapter 11: Expanding Empires Outside Europe
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Ming Dynasty Achievements: Art & Technology

1. Ming Dynasty Achievements: Art & Technology

In this lesson, you will explore the art and technology of the Ming dynasty as Chinese artists and engineers rediscovered their Chinese identity. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

China During the Ming & Qing Dynasties (1368-1911)

2. China During the Ming & Qing Dynasties (1368-1911)

The last two dynasties in Chinese history were the Ming and the Qing. Although quite different, they faced many of the same issues, and often the Qing copied the Ming, even in their mistakes.

Chinese Society & Culture During the Ming & Qing Dynasties (1368-1911)

3. Chinese Society & Culture During the Ming & Qing Dynasties (1368-1911)

The Ming and Qing dynasties were the last Imperial dynasties and demonstrated the zenith of many Chinese cultural achievements, from art to literature to architecture. However, the greatest achievement in the mind of the Chinese was food.

The Emergence of Three Empires in Eurasia: Ottoman, Safavid & Mughal

4. The Emergence of Three Empires in Eurasia: Ottoman, Safavid & Mughal

This lesson focuses on the Ottoman empire of Turkey, the Safavid Empire of Iran, and the Mughal Empire of India and Pakistan. It highlights the terms theocracy, ghazi, and God-ism.

Decline of the Muslim Empires: Ottomans, Safavids & Mughals

5. Decline of the Muslim Empires: Ottomans, Safavids & Mughals

During the 15th and 16th centuries, the most powerful countries in the world weren't in Europe or East Asia, but in the Islamic World. This lesson explains how they went from greatness to ruin.

Russian Empires in the Age of Discovery

6. Russian Empires in the Age of Discovery

In this lesson, we will learn about the role of the Russian Empire during the Age of Discovery. We will identify the achievements of Russian explorers during this time, and highlight key developments and themes.

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