Global History 10H
Due Wednesday 11/20: Read pp. 750-753, use the reading to take notes on causes of imperialism and answer #2-4 on p. 753 in your own words in paragraph form.
Due Friday 11/22: Read pp. 754-760 on Imperialism in Africa and take notes. Use the section headings to organize your notes. Include a description of the Boer War and answer #2 and #5 in your own words in paragraph form.
Due Tuesday 11/26: Read pp. 767-771 on Imperialism in India, complete the note-taking activity on p. 767 and answer #2 through 5 in your own words in paragraph form.
Due Monday 12/2: Imperialism in India DBQ essay (rough draft for peer review)
Due Tuesday 12/3: Imperialism in India DBQ essay (final copy to be graded)
Due Wednesday 12/4: Read pp. 773-777 on Imperialism in China. As you read, take notes on the major events (include dates) and people.
Make sure to include the following in your notes:
Causes and effects of the Opium War.
Causes and effects of the Taiping Rebellion.
Attempts at reform to try to solve China’s problems.
Causes and results of the Boxer Uprising.
Sun Yixian and the “Three Principles of the People.”
Due Thursday 12/5: Read pp. 784-790. As you read, take notes on the major events (include dates) and people. Make sure to include the following in your notes:
Matthew Perry and his impact on Japan
The goals of the Meiji Restoration
Ways in which Japan modernized and how each helped strengthen Japan
Japan’s reasons for building an overseas empire
Causes and results of Japan’s war against China
Causes and results of Japan’s war against Russia
What do you think might have happened if Japan had not rushed to modernize in the late 1800s? Give reasons for your answer.
**** The Imperialism Test date to be determined - probably on Tuesday 12/10****
**Due Wednesday 12/18 on turnitin.com: NHD Summary of Evidence