Decolonization Around The World
Removing The Chains of Imperialism
Each country is worth 20 points.
Continue adding countries that you choose to show me what you have learned. Feel free to add pictures as you desire.
Feel free to use outside resources for add to your information from the reading. As you do so cite your sources by putting a number in parenthesis. For example like this: (1). Then at the bottom of your flyer include a works cited text box. See the bottom for an example.
Country 2 (United States of America Example)
The 13 colonies declared their independence in 1776 and a war followed as the British government tried to maintain its control of the region. However, the colonist won against all odds.
In its growth the United States of America once had a different constitution called the Articles of Confederation. This style of government proved to weak and later the states adopted a new constitution.
In the process of forming where the United States is today, it has seen many wars and tried to stay out of the large World Wars, but it was eventually brought into fighting by being attacked. Since World War II it has been the leading country in the world and used this power to spread democracy around the world.
What is the common cause of many countries wanting to gain independence? Identify two problems (social, economic, political) many of these countries face that they have in common and provide an example for each.
Worth 10 points.
Appearance, grammar, and overall quality 10 points.