Ch 20: MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: European Imperialism

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You'll find the lessons contained in this chapter to be extremely useful when studying up on the topic of European imperialism. The lessons are especially helpful if you are preparing to take the MEGA Social Science Multi-Content examination.

MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: European Imperialism - Chapter Summary

Before you take the MEGA Social Science Multi-Content exam, you'll need to have a thorough understanding of the topic of European imperialism. To this end, you can go over the lessons in this chapter for in-depth overviews of multiple points related to the subject. Some of these points that you'll find in the chapter include:

  • The characteristics, motives and effects of European imperialism
  • Imperialism in China
  • Invasions and colonization of Africa
  • The British East India Company
  • Dutch, British and Russian colonization of Asia

The video lessons found within this chapter will provide you with a clear and comprehensive overview of these topics as they relate to European imperialism. You can also use the practice quizzes and contact our expert instructors in order to prepare for the types of questions on the exam itself.

5 Lessons in Chapter 20: MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: European Imperialism
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European Imperialism: Characteristics, Motives & Effects

1. European Imperialism: Characteristics, Motives & Effects

This lesson will explore European imperialism in the 19th and 20th centuries. In doing this it will define New Imperialism and explain how economic growth, national rivalries, and moral superiority motivated it.

European Imperialism in China: Trades, Battles & Treaties

2. European Imperialism in China: Trades, Battles & Treaties

In this lesson, we will examine European imperialism in China. We will highlight the key themes associated with this topic, specifically the Opium Wars and the 'Open Door' Policy.

European Imperialism in Africa: Invasions, Colonization & Rivalries

3. European Imperialism in Africa: Invasions, Colonization & Rivalries

In this lesson, we will learn about European imperialism in Africa. We will explore the 'Scramble for Africa,' and highlight the key themes and events associated with it.

European Imperialism in India & the British East India Company

4. European Imperialism in India & the British East India Company

In this lesson, we will learn about European imperialism in India. We will explore the relationship between European powers and India and examine the role of the British East India Company.

Dutch, British and Russian Colonies in Asia: European Imperialism and Its Consequences

5. Dutch, British and Russian Colonies in Asia: European Imperialism and Its Consequences

This lesson will explore Europe's New Imperialism, which swept across Asia in the 19th and 20th centuries. It will highlight the Dutch East India Company, the Great Game, the Russo-Japanese War, and the Opium Wars.

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