Ch 13: Modern World History - Patterns of Interaction Chapter 12: Transformations Around the Globe (1800-1914)

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The Transformations Around the Globe (1800-1914) chapter of this McDougal Littell Modern World History - Patterns of Interaction Textbook Companion course helps students learn the essential world history lessons of global transformations in 1800-1914. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Transformations Around the Globe (1800-1914) textbook chapter.

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  • 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.

Students will learn:

  • Effects of European imperialism in Asia
  • Westernization of Japan
  • U.S. imperialism in the Caribbean and Latin America
  • Causes, events and impact of the Mexican Revolution

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5 Lessons in Chapter 13: Modern World History - Patterns of Interaction Chapter 12: Transformations Around the Globe (1800-1914)
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Dutch, British and Russian Colonies in Asia: European Imperialism and Its Consequences

1. 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.

The Westernization of Japan During the Meiji Era

2. The Westernization of Japan During the Meiji Era

In this lesson, we explore the opening of Japan to Western trade by Commodore Matthew Perry in the mid-18th century. We'll then look at the ensuing westernization of the country in the Meiji period.

American Imperialism in Latin America & the Caribbean

3. American Imperialism in Latin America & the Caribbean

Around the turn of the 20th century, the United States entered a period of non-colonial imperial expansion throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. Learn about the short-term and long-term effects of some of these policies in this video lesson.

The Mexican Revolution: Causes & Initial Events

4. The Mexican Revolution: Causes & Initial Events

The Mexican Revolution started in response to the dictatorship of Porfirio Diaz. In this video, we look at the causes of the Revolution, and then explore the initial events that led to the removal of Diaz.

The Mexican Revolution: Aftermath & Effects

5. The Mexican Revolution: Aftermath & Effects

In this video, we examine the civil war that broke out in Mexico after Porfirio Diaz was removed from power as the various parties competed with each other for power. A quiz will follow.

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