Days 1, 2 and 3
What is Imperialism?
Directions: Examine the map and definitions, then complete the task.
- Why do you think some nations colonized other nations in the 19th and 20th centuries?
- How do you think the colonized people felt? Why?
What do images from the period tell you about imperialism in the 19th and 20th centuries?
What were the causes and effects of the Sepoy Rebellion?
Directions: Watch the video entitled “Sepoy Mutiny - Revolt of 1857,” then read the information on the Sepoy Rebellion and answer the accompanying questions.
Days 4 & 5
How did Europeans and people of European descent gain, consolidate, and maintain power in South Africa?
Directions: Examine the map and text below. Answer the accompanying questions and annotate as you read.