by, Mario Vazquez
Imperialism is when one country takes control of another country. For example all Europeans wanted to have some part of Africa because of its natural resources and land.
The advantages of living in the west were that industrialization was happening. For example one of the new inventions was the Maximilien machine gun
The Berlin Conference started in 1884. It started by all Europeans gathering to discuss about who gets what part of Africa. They did this to avoid war between each other.
The Suez Canal was made to make trading faster for Great Briten. The Suez Canal goes across the Mediterranean sea. Even now the Suez Canal is at uses.
Great Briten was concoring parts of India and doing so efected all of India, from all of this the Sepoy Rebellion started. This started because of all the tension happening in India. the main reason it srarted was because they were solders but they were afrad that it was animal fat and since they were musslems they were not alowed to eat or tast meat.
Balance of Trade: it balances the payment of every country.
Trade Surplus: a positive balance of trade where it exports exceeds its imports.
Trade Deficit: a negative balance of trade where its inports exceeds its imports.
The Opium War is about when China went to war with Great Britain because adout diplomatic relations.
It was a massive cival war among south China. The war was mostly about there religon.