New countries of 1870 and the desire for Empire

In this lesson, we will learn about new countries that were formed in 1870 and the reasons that different countries wanted to expand their Empires.

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Quiz:

New countries of 1870 and the desire for Empire

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Q1.The new countries of 1871 were...

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Q2.The 'three Cs' were...

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Q3.Between 1873 and 1896, Europe experienced...

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Q4.Lord Lugard believed that the British should colonise Africa because...

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Q5.Before 1870, who were the 'Great Powers'?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

New countries of 1870 and the desire for Empire

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.The new countries of 1871 were...

1/5

Q2.The 'three Cs' were...

2/5

Q3.Between 1873 and 1896, Europe experienced...

3/5

Q4.Lord Lugard believed that the British should colonise Africa because...

4/5

Q5.Before 1870, who were the 'Great Powers'?

5/5

Lesson summary: New countries of 1870 and the desire for Empire

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