Interactive Map of Africa

Review this resource to complete this task: Interactive Map of Africa

As European empires settled colonies around the world, their leaders decided to call a conference to organize how the rest of the world might be colonized while attempting to minimize the bloodshed of Europeans during the project. The meeting, known as the Conference of Berlin, was the peak event of the “Scramble for Africa,” during which European empires attempted to colonize as much of Africa and Asia as possible. Using the interactive map of Africa and the assigned reading in your textbook, choose one European empire for study. How did your chosen European empire expand to new regions? What were the political, religious, and economic implications of this expansion?

 

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