AFRICA

IMPERIALISM

What Is Imperialism

Imperialism is the domination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another country.

What Countries Imperialized Africa?

France, Britian, Portugal, Germany, Belgium, Spain, italy dominated countries in Africa.
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Who Started Imperialism In Africa?

King Leopold of Belgium sent emissaries to establish trade with native Africans in the Congo. This act alone started imperialistic activity in Africa.
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Why Was Africa Imperialized?

European countries wanted to control Africa because its rich minerals and raw materials.
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When Was Africa Imperized?

From 1750-1914 as the world approached the 20th century, several powers grew desperate for more land and more control.
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