Imperialism Crossword

a territory that a colonial power ruled directly through colonial officials
African country that remained independent via their military
a soldier from colonial India under the direction of a British Commander
one of the inspirations for Westerners to colonize China
effort by the Righteous and Harmonious Fists to expel foreigners from China
largest colonial power in Africa
little buddy of the USA in Africa...remained independent
British adventurer who made millions in gold and diamonds in Africa
pride in your country, support of its policies, and feeling of superiority
acronym for the motives of imperialism
meeting where Europeans agreed on how to divide up the African continent
had to inform others that you wanted part of Africa
lead European leaders at the Berlin Conference
author of White Man's Burden
colony with its own government but policies guided by a foreign power
time between 1800-1914 when countries set out to control foreign lands
political, economic, social, military control of another country
a region where an imperial power has exclusive economic and trading control
amount of input Africans had at the Berlin Conference
competition by Europeans to claim part of Africa
poem advocating "westernization" of Africa and other non-industrialized areas

Imperialism Crossword

Imperialism Crossword

This is a poem that is commonly used to justify imperialism on the people of Africa and Asia.
The attitude of superiority of one's own group or culture.
The imperial motive that includes the desire to make money, and expand and control foreign trade.
Spanish born citizens that are at the top of the Spanish social structure.
A philosophy developed by Spain where the colonies were supposed to serve the mother counrty.
Under the Spanish colonial system, political leaders called ________ ruled over the colonies and reported to the king of Spain.
The Spanish government took the majority of the profits from resources they found in Americas and enforced a ________ over colonial trade.
People of mixed European and Indian blood.
A policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, political, or military control over weak territories.
The imperial motive that includes a nation's desire to gain power, compete with other European countries, to expand military force, gain prestige and boost national pride.
People who were a blend of European and African ancestry.
The drug that was brought into China by Britain, creating a widespread addiction.
The group that led the fight for Independence in Latin America.
The imperial motive that includes the desire to spread Christianity, to protect European missionaries in other lands, to spread European values and moral beliefs, to educate people of other cultures, and to end slave trade Africa.
As a result of the drought in Mexico from 1808-1809, ___________ increased.
The author of White Man’s Burden.
When people began to question old ideas, especially about individual rights and the role of government.
When the ________ collapsed in 1808, the Creoles took control.

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

Cold War Crossword Puzzle

struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist
communist insurgents in South Vietnam
war between North and South Vietnam
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies
Chinese communist leader
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain"
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China

Imperialism Crossword

Imperialism Crossword

A policy of extending a country's power and influence trough diplomacy or military force
A state that is controlled and protected by another
a policy acquiring all power over politics of another country
A system of government wherein the central government controls states
A theory that people are a subject to natural selection
The alleged duty of white colonizers to take care of nonwhite indigenous subjects in their colonial possessions
A system of government to help control other nations without being there through pre-existing power structures
Eliminated most existing forms of African autonomy and self-governance
A revolt for independence
Formed to pursue trades with East-Indie.'s

American Imperialism Crossword

American Imperialism Crossword

Waiting and seeing what happens before acting
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force.
Cuban national hero and important figure in latin American culture
Journalism that is based upon sensationalism and crude exaggeration
A band of eight countries fighting for free trade in china
Used to withdraw any remaining troops in cuba
A U.S. territory in south Asia
Canal built through panama to connect the Atlantic and
Theodore Roosevelt's foreign policy : "speak softly, and carry a big stick"
Concerned with or seeking to promote human welfare
Warns European nations that the United States would not tolerate further colonization or puppet monarchs
The use of a country's financial power to extend its international power
Placed a condition on United States military's presence in Cuba
To keep china open to free trade with other countries
Sickness found in mosquitos
A U.S. territory in central America

Imperialism Crossword

Imperialism Crossword

A poem by Rudyard Kipling about the U.S and the Philippines
a body of individuals living as members of a community
When European countries met up to divide africa equally
When Europeans established colonies in African coastal regions
spirit or aspirations common to the whole of a nation
The money and resources of a country or region
The cause of growth in European powers
When military power was a way to promote a nation's goal
the art or science of government
the policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries

The New Imperialism Crossword

The New Imperialism Crossword

the domination by one country of another country
Why could Europeans know take over parts of Africa
France goal was to impose French _________ on their colonies and turn them into French provinces
British relied on a system of ____________ rule
In a _______ local rulers were left in place but were expected to follow the advice of European advisors
Across Africa's many regions, people spoke hundreds of __________ and had developed varied governments
What had long influenced the east coast of Africa ?
In early 1800s European nations began to outlaw the transatlantic ________ trade
Want kind of missionaries followed yeh explores of Africa
By want country was Egypt colonized ?
What powers met at an international conference in Berlin 1884
Who was the person who hand Congo as a personal colony ?
Who won the Boer war ?
Who fought the war against the Yao and Herero in east Africa ?
During the Age of Imperialism a western-educated African __________ emerged.
Who is sometimes called the "father of modern Egypt " ?

Imperialism Crossword Puzzle

Imperialism Crossword Puzzle

The domination by one country of the political, economic, and/or cultural life of another country or region.
The belief that only the fittest survive in human political and economic struggle.
The ruling nation relies on the existing political rulers in the subject nation to lead the country.
Country with its own government but under the control of an outside power
A foreign region in which a nation has control over trade and other economic activities.
Name given to India, because it was the most valuable of all British colonies
employed Indian soldiers for the British East Company who operated trading posts in India to protect the Company's interests.
Competition between European countries to imperialize/claim land and its natural resources in Africa
Africa, because the interior was completely unknown
(1899-1902) a war in which Great Britain defeated the Boers of South Africa
King of Zulu nation in South Africa. United the area before white settlers moved in. A military genius & leader of the Zulu's, eager to learn about the white military technology
An economic situation in which a country sells more goods abroad than it buys from abroad
rights under which foreigners were not subject to Chinese law An exemption of foreign residents from the laws of a country.
A British colony in China, received after the first Opium War and returned to China in 1997
The modernization and industrialization of Japan in the 1800's
1854 treaty between Japan and the US. Japan agreed to open Japanese ports to merchant ships for trade.
He was the commodore of the US navy and caused the Japanese emperor to sign the Treaty of Kanagawa and open Japanese ports to trade
War between Russia and Japan over Manchuria; Japan wins and takes parts of Manchuria under its control.
In 1910 Japan officially imposed annexation on Korea, or brought that country under Japan's control. They were very harsh rulers.
1894-1895, war between China and Japan in which Japan gained Taiwan and Pescadores Islands. Also begun taking over Manchuria.

Scramble for Africa Crossword

Scramble for Africa Crossword

the European conference that divd the land of Africa
the famous poem that described the responsibility that Europeans had to colonize Africa
the ruling system that allowed Africans to participate in
the material most associated with King Leopold
the decided neutral area of Africa
the European king known for his brutal plantations and disrespect of Africans
extending a country's power and influence
the continent that colonized almost 90% of Africa
the way of ruling African colonies that the British used
BONUS: the canal that connects the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea

The Age of Imperialism Crossword

The Age of Imperialism Crossword

Geographic area surrounding the Pacific Ocean
They agreed that any nation could claim any part of Africa
Most valuable of all
A French colonial federation
Seizure of a country or territory
the policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political control over another country, occupying it with settlers, and exploiting it economically
A war between Spain and the United States, fought in 1898
A state in the Himalayas, a flash point between India and Pakistan
The act of rounding up Christians and killing them causing foreign powers to respond quickly
A geographic area in southeastern Europe
New leader to help the nationalist movement and unite Indians across class lines
Connected the Mediterranean with the Red Sea
An act of nonviolent civil disobedience in colonial India led by Gandhi to produce salt from the seawater
Dutch settlers that believed that God predetermined white superiority over the native black population
The Muslim leader of Egypt, saw the slow decline of the Ottoman Empire
Applying the idea of survival of the fittest war and economic competition
Waterway across the Isthmus of Panama. Connects the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean
Rebellion over a rumor that Britain was giving bullets greased with cow and pig fat which was scared to them
Stated that the American continents are free and independent and are not subjective to further colonization by European powers
Two wars involving disputes over British trade in China
Russia hoped to win control of the Black Sea so it could ship grain across the Mediterranean. In 1853, war broke out between Russia and the Ottomans
Was the last sovereign of the Kamehameha dynasty, which had ruled a unified Hawaiian kingdom since 1810

Age of Imperialism Crossword

Age of Imperialism Crossword

Regions or sections of China that was controlled by Western powers.
Treaty that opened trading ports in Japan
When one country takes over another country
Meeting of the European countries to divide up Africa
a policy in which Europeans governed in a fatherly way by providing for their basic needs by not giving them any rights
Idea of survival of the fittest applied to society
Indian Soldiers
Period of British rule in India 1857-1947
Nickname given to India because it was considered Great Britain's most valuable colony
A rebellion in 1857 of Hindu and Muslim soldiers against the British in India
Leader of Ethiopia who was able to resist British Imperialism
The idea that native populations would absorb European culture
United States proposed that all of China should be open for trade for all western powers.
Modernization/Industrialization period of Japan
A rebellion to eliminate all foreign influence in China
Territories controlled by a foreign nation
Dutch settlers in South Africa
Belief in the superiority of one's own ethnic group or culture
War between Britain and China, fought over control of drug trade in China
Foreigners only have to follow laws of their own nation